We spend time with Justin Willman at the Limestone Comedy Festival
Here’s another dispatch from The Limestone Comedy Festival. For this run, we get some time with comedian/magician Justin Willman. Willman revealed how it felt to get back on the stage after missing it for a few weeks while working on a new TV pilot for Comedy Central. Willman revealed some new... [Read More]
Eddie Vedder and Judd Apatow sing a duet to Garry Shandling using Shandling’s own words, at Bonnaroo
Judd Apatow and Pearl Jam frontman Eddie Vedder were equally full of surprises this weekend at the Bonnaroo music and comedy festival in Tennessee. Apatow introduced Vedder as the surprise guest on his comedy showcase, and then informed the audience that Vedder had written a song in tribute to Apato... [Read More]
Eddie Vedder and Judd Apatow sing a duet to Garry Shandling using Shandling’s own words, at Bonnaroo
Judd Apatow and Pearl Jam frontman Eddie Vedder were equally full of surprises this weekend at the Bonnaroo music and comedy festival in Tennessee. Apatow introduced Vedder as the surprise guest on his comedy showcase, and then informed the audience that Vedder had written a song in tribute to Apato... [Read More]
Edinburgh festival 2016: comedy shows that should deliver
The fringe lineup is out: try Robert Newman’s Brain Show, Josie Long’s investigations and Michelle Wolf, one of Chris Rock’s Oscars speechwritersSummer begins! Or at least that’s how it feels when the Edinburgh fringe programme thunks through the letterbox every June. But wil... [Read More]
We spend time with Bobcat Goldthwait at the Limestone Comedy Festival
Just this past weekend, The Limestone Comedy Festival kicked off its 4th year of operations. Boasting its most impressive lineup to date which included national headliners including Roy Wood Jr., Doug Benson, Michelle Wolf, and Beth Stelling. The producers of the festival arranged for us to get a fe... [Read More]
We spend time with Bobcat Goldthwait at the Limestone Comedy Festival
Just this past weekend, The Limestone Comedy Festival kicked off its 4th year of operations. Boasting its most impressive lineup to date which included national headliners including Roy Wood Jr., Doug Benson, Michelle Wolf, and Beth Stelling. The producers of the festival arranged for us to get a fe... [Read More]
Episode #93: Nick Brazao, Just For Laughs New Faces and Off-JFL Producer
Nick Brazao is a producer with Just for Laughs, the world’s largest international comedy festival. He has been with the company since 2009, working on all of Just for Laughs’ festivals in Montreal, Toronto, Chicago and Sydney. Nick produces the Off-JFL club and theater shows for Montreal... [Read More]
What comedy to catch at the 2016 Bridgetown Comedy Festival
Now in its ninth year, everyone knows Bridgetown Comedy Festival attracts some of the greatest talent from all reaches of the comedy stratosphere. But instead of just naming the headliners— An Evening with Amy Mann and Ted Leo (WHAT), John Michael Higgins, Steve Agee, Oscar Nunez, the Golden G... [Read More]
Episode #92: Dan McCoy (live from NYCPodFest 2016)
You may know Dan McCoy as an Emmy-winning writer for The Daily Show with Jon Stewart on Comedy Central and now still writing for The Daily Show with Trevor Noah, but you probably hear him more often as the producer and co-host of The Flop House podcast talking about bad movies. Or not getting to [&h... [Read More]
Episode #92: Dan McCoy (live from NYCPodFest 2016)
You may know Dan McCoy as an Emmy-winning writer for The Daily Show with Jon Stewart on Comedy Central and now still writing for The Daily Show with Trevor Noah, but you probably hear him more often as the producer and co-host of The Flop House podcast talking about bad movies. Or not getting to [&h... [Read More]