Casey James Salengo on the Importance of Just Enjoying Yourself
I spoke with Casey James Salengo fresh off his return from taping his Comedy Central Stand-Up Presents, set to premiere tomorrow. From what I’ve seen of him on shows over the last few years, Salengo has never been someone to either overestimate or underestimate his own comedic talents. He&rsqu... [Read More]
Caleb Synan dropped by “Conan” to share some comedy about his family
Conan Synan was the guest comedian on Conan last night and he used his time to talk about family comedy.… MORE Caleb Synan dropped by “Conan” to share some comedy about his family appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Talking Standup, Acting, and Creative Control with Jenny Zigrino
I met Jenny Zigrino at New Orleans’ Civic Theater the day before her Comedy Central Stand-Up Presents (her half hour premieres tonight at 12:30) taping. We were sitting on a couch in the green room having a casual chat when her phone rang. “Do you mind if I take this?” she asked. I... [Read More]
Josh Johnson drops by “Conan” to explain that he is not an alpha male
Josh Johnson was the guest comedian on Conan and he took the opportunity to tell everyone how not an alpha… MORE Josh Johnson drops by “Conan” to explain that he is not an alpha male appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Shane Torres Is Crushing It
A few nights before he recorded his set for Comedy Central Stand-Up Presents (which premieres this Friday night at midnight), Shane Torres dropped in at New Orleans’ 12 Mile Limit for a quick set at the Bear with Me open mic. He had been touring the South running his half hour at off nights at... [Read More]
Shane Torres went on Conan to tell his jokes in defense of Guy Fieri
Shane Torres was the the guest stand-up comedian on Conan last night. He dropped by the studios to tell some… MORE Shane Torres went on Conan to tell his jokes in defense of Guy Fieri appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
The Gospel of Yamaneika Saunders
Growing up in the church, Yamaneika Saunders was told by others that she had a calling. “When I was growing up people would single me out and say that I would be a preacher. I had no idea how to be a preacher, nor did I want to be. Maybe the gift that they saw […] [Read More]
Taylor Tomlinson drops a killer set about parents and childhood on “Conan”
Taylor Tomlinson was the guest comic on Conan last night and she put forth an incredible 5 minutes of stand-up… MORE Taylor Tomlinson drops a killer set about parents and childhood on “Conan” appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
How a Three-Year Goal Led to Chris Redd’s Comedy Central Standup Debut
Comedy Central’s half hours are back this week, rebranded as Comedy Central Stand-Up Presents. The first in this season’s lineup of emerging comics is Chicago native Chris Redd. Redd got his start over eight years ago by simultaneously taking on improv, sketch, and standup. Since then he... [Read More]
Jenny Zigrino discusses how her butt can effect air travel on Conan
Comedian Jenny Zigrino was the guest comedian on Conan. To get out there she discusses the flight process she took… MORE Jenny Zigrino discusses how her butt can effect air travel on Conan appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]