The Genius of Jordan Temple’s ‘Hidden Fences’
LIGHTS UP on a team of scientists in lab coats who gather around taking notes of a single man who is swinging a baseball on a string held by another scientist TROY: Aha! I’m gon’ be the first nigga to hit a baseball into space! DOROTHY: Yes, and we’re going to do the math to [&hell... [Read More]
The Genius of Jordan Temple’s ‘Hidden Fences’
LIGHTS UP on a team of scientists in lab coats who gather around taking notes of a single man who is swinging a baseball on a string held by another scientist TROY: Aha! I’m gon’ be the first nigga to hit a baseball into space! DOROTHY: Yes, and we’re going to do the math to [&hell... [Read More]
How Scott Rogowsky Carved Out His Own Corner in Late Night Comedy
Scott Rogowsky longs for a bygone era of comedy, when scouts for Johnny Carson’s Tonight Show (or Carson himself) would turn up at comedy clubs in search of the next great comedian, launching the careers of comics that included Jerry Seinfeld, Ellen DeGeneres, and David Letterman. Rogowsky has... [Read More]
How Scott Rogowsky Carved Out His Own Corner in Late Night Comedy
Scott Rogowsky longs for a bygone era of comedy, when scouts for Johnny Carson’s Tonight Show (or Carson himself) would turn up at comedy clubs in search of the next great comedian, launching the careers of comics that included Jerry Seinfeld, Ellen DeGeneres, and David Letterman. Rogowsky has... [Read More]
How Scott Rogowsky Carved Out His Own Corner in Late Night Comedy
Scott Rogowsky longs for a bygone era of comedy, when scouts for Johnny Carson’s Tonight Show (or Carson himself) would turn up at comedy clubs in search of the next great comedian, launching the careers of comics that included Jerry Seinfeld, Ellen DeGeneres, and David Letterman. Rogowsky has... [Read More]
Chasing the Laugh with Joe Sib
In his multimedia one-man show California Calling: A Story of Growing Up Punk Rock, Joe Sib wove a tale that started with the first time he heard real punk music and ended with him fronting the band Wax and founding SideOneDummy Records. Performing the show eight years ago planted a seed in Joe that... [Read More]
“The Mick” star Thomas Barbusca talks about creating one of primetime’s craziest characters
This year, one of the brightest new stars to hit primetime was also one of the youngest: 13-year-old Thomas Barbusca,… MORE “The Mick” star Thomas Barbusca talks about creating one of primetime’s craziest characters appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Jordan Morris talks about “Bubble,” his hilarious and scary new audio pilot
In a world that looks more like Idiocracy every day, don’t you wish there was some more Portlandia-style place to… MORE Jordan Morris talks about “Bubble,” his hilarious and scary new audio pilot appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Jordan Morris talks about “Bubble,” his hilarious and scary new audio pilot
In a world that looks more like Idiocracy every day, don’t you wish there was some more Portlandia-style place to… MORE Jordan Morris talks about “Bubble,” his hilarious and scary new audio pilot appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Vir Das Has an ‘Abroad Understanding’
Being born in India, raised in Africa, and schooled in the United States has given comedian Vir Das a unique perspective on what is globally funny. After dabbling in comedy while attending college in the US, Das headed back to India to take a job as a VJ in Bombay. He lost the job in […] [Read More]