40 Comedians to Compete for Prestigious ‘Ladies of Laughter’ Titles
The funny ladies will compete for cash prizes, comedy bookings and the prestigious 2014 Ladies of Laughter titles. Past winners include Tammy Pescatelli, Jane Condon, Robin Fox, Dana Eagle and Dena Blizzard.Author informationStage Time MagazineSTAGE TIME is an online magazine that covers the art and... [Read More]
NBC, Comic Relief, and Funny Or Die to bring Red Nose Day charity special to the US
Richard Curtis’ Red Nose Day charity special has aired biennially in the United Kingdom for the past 26 years. The telethon has been one of the UK’s highest-rated Friday night shows, and has raised over $1 billion dollars for charity. According to Deadline, Curtis will partner up with NB... [Read More]
Watch a sneak peek of Kurt Braunohler’s jet-skiing adventure-series “Roustabout,” help meet his $50,000 campaign goal
As you all know, Kurt Braunohler’s new Comedy Central web-series, Roustabout, follows the comedian’s quest to jet-ski from Chicago to New Orleans for charity. On June 1st, Braunohler set off to jet-ski the Mississippi in hopes to raise $50,000 for Heifer International to send 500 goats a... [Read More]
Comedy community raises nearly $50,000 in 5 days for Ardie Fuqua’s medical bills
Last week the Comedy Cellar set up a GoFundMe account to raise money for one of its own, Ardie Fuqua. The goal of the account was to raise $40,000 to help Ardie and his family pay for medical bills as a result of his involvement in the June 7th limo accident that killed James “Jimmy […]... [Read More]
Help comedians raise money for Ardie Fuqua’s family
The Comedy Cellar has started a crowdfunding campaign to aid one of it’s favorite comedians, Ardie Fuqua. Fuqua has been a long time host at the famed comedy club, has done warm-up on shows like Nikki & Sara Live, and has appeared on FX’s Louie. Fuqua was recently involved in the ter... [Read More]
Kurt Braunohler Successfully Made It From Chicago to New Orleans Via Jet Ski
by Bradford Evans A couple weeks ago, comedian Kurt Braunohler announced he would be jet skiing Chicago to New Orleans via the Mississippi to earn money to send animals to eat to a African families as part of his new Comedy Central web series Roustabout. It turns out his plan worked out, as he succe... [Read More]
Patton Oswalt, Reggie Watts, Neko Case and more lend their talents to benefit album “2776″
Comedians and musicians come together for concept album 2776 to benefit OneKid OneWorld. From the minds of Rob Kutner (Conan, The Daily Show) and the Levinson Brothers (Tonight Show, Comedy Central), album 2776 will consist of 28 original songs from 82 comedians and Emmy-, Tony-, Grammy-winning acto... [Read More]
Kurt Braunohler is raising $50,000 to feed African families by jetskiing the Mississippi in new web series, ‘Roustabout’
500 Goats, plus 1000 chickens, equals jetski! What does that mean? Well it’s pretty obvious already, but it’s all a part of Kurt Braunohler‘s new mission to make the world a better place… one stupid thing at a time. Braunohler has made a name for himself being a great comedi... [Read More]
Kurt Braunohler Is Jet Skiing the Mississippi to Feed African Families in His Dumb, Important New Web Series
by Bradford Evans Here's the trailer for Roustabout, Kurt Braunohler's new web series through Comedy Central's digital wing CC:Studios. As Braunohler explains, the show will document him jet skiing from Chicago to New Orleans (if that's possible) to raise money to feed farm animals to a bunch of Af... [Read More]