Robert Kelly’s “Live At The Village Underground” was accepted at The Rhode Island International Film Festival
A few weeks back we had the pleasure of attending the taping of Robert Kelly’s new stand-up special recording live at NYC’s Comedy Cellar at the Village Underground which, as luck would have it, is also the name of the special. Today news broke that that Kelly’s special has been ac... [Read More]
 
Just For Laughs Awards for 2014 will honor Andy Samberg, Seth Rogen & Evan Goldberg, Bill Burr, Nathan Fielder and Michael Schur
The Just For Laughs Festival in Montreal has named Andy Samberg, Seth Rogen & Evan Goldberg, Michael Schur, Nathan Fielder and Bill Burr as its major award-winning honorees for 2014. Their individual honors: Andy Samberg: Comedy Person of the Year Seth Rogen & Evan Goldberg: Comedy Directors... [Read More]
 
Denver's High Plains Comedy Festival Unveils Its Huge Lineup
by Adam Frucci The High Plains Comedy Festival is returning to Denver for its second year this August 22-23, and they've put together a pretty stellar lineup. Pete Holmes, TJ Miller, Kumail Nanjiani, Emily Gordon, Cameron Esposito, Amber Tozer, Jonah Ray, Jared Logan, and many, many more will be per... [Read More]
 
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Comedians slam Barry Humphries’ plan to ban F-word at Adelaide Cabaret Festival
The Australian comic, known worldwide for his character Dame Edna Everage, has banned performers from dropping the F-bomb at the next Adelaide Cabaret Festival. “I have found, without wanting to sound prudish, that too many young comedians — many of great brilliance — still resort to the F-word to get a laugh,” Humphries, who is the incoming director of the event, told the Adelaide Advertiser . “So there’s only one rule: I’m banning it. It will be a good discipline for them — and it might ... [Read More]
 
TJ Miller, Pete Holmes, Kate Berlant and more headline the 2014 High Plains Comedy Festival
Denver, CO probably has the most underrated comedy scene. For the past few years, Denver has been closing in on rivaling the city of Chicago as one of the best second-tier scenes. Thanks to Denver comics Adam Cayton-Holland and Andy Juett, Denver has drawn even more attention with the High Plains Co... [Read More]
 
Louis C.K., Amy Schumer Headline Funny or Die's Oddball Tour 2014
by Bradford Evans Last summer, Funny Or Die held its first ever comedy tour, The Oddball Comedy & Curiosity Festival, with Dave Chappelle and Flight of the Conchords headlining. Today, they announced the lineup for the 2014 Oddball tour, with 21 dates across the nation starting out this sum... [Read More]
 
Louis C.K., Amy Schumer Headline Funny or Die's Oddball Tour 2014
by Bradford Evans Last summer, Funny Or Die held its first ever comedy tour, The Oddball Comedy & Curiosity Festival, with Dave Chappelle and Flight of the Conchords headlining. Today, they announced the lineup for the 2014 Oddball tour, with 21 dates across the nation starting out this sum... [Read More]
 
Louis C.K., Bill Burr, Amy Schumer and more headline Funny Or Die’s 2014 Oddball Festival
Last year, Funny Or Die debuted its Oddball Comedy and Curiosity Festival to much success. Featuring juggernaut performers like Flight of the Conchords, Dave Chappelle, and John Mulaney, how could it not be a hit? Well, the Oddball Fest is back this year with an even bigger line-up and tour schedule... [Read More]
 
Funny Or Die Oddball comedy festival returns: Louis C.K., Aziz Ansari, Amy Schumer, Marc Maron
Funny Or Die and Live Nation are teaming up again for their second Funny Or Die Presents Oddball Comedy and Curiosity Festival 2014. After a successful touring last year with Dave Chappelle and Flight of the Conchords, Funny or Die will bring in some more of the best comedians in the country. The to... [Read More]
 
Bumbershoot announces its 2014 comedy line-up, includes Ted Alexandro, Beth Stelling, and Rory Scovel
Seattle’s music and arts festival, Bumbershoot, recently announced its comedy line-up for this year’s festival. Over Labor Day weekend, August 30 – September 1st, Bumbershoot will host every type of comedy they can get their hands on: stand-up, improv, sketch, and podcast. Some of ... [Read More]