Ballsy comedians can win $250 in Standup Anywhere contest
Holy Taco is offering a $250 cash prize and a front page feature on to the winner of their Standup Anywhere contest, in which comics perform a five-minutes-or-less set “as far removed from a typical comedy venue as possible.” The only other rule? Don’t be a jerk. [Read More]
CHE Announces New Addition of Adrienne Iapalucci To The Team
Cringe Humor Entertainment is pleased to announce the addition of comedian Adrienne Iapalucci to our team. Born and raised in the Bronx, Adrienne has a skewed outlook on life that is refelected in her unique act. Adrienne combines dark humor matched with political incorrectness while being counteracted by her love of animals. [Read More]
Remembering Greg Giraldo | CringeHumor
This is something I have always dreaded, writing about the tragic death of a comedian in their prime that’s part of the Cringe Humor family. Today it became a reality, as the great Greg Giraldo succumbed to an overdose and passed away at the age of 44. [Read More]
Last Comic ‘Not' Standing: Canceled TV Shows Affects Standups
"Even as major broadcast and cable television networks are unveiling their development slates for 2009-10, established TV shows featuring stand-up comedians are dropping from their lineups." [Read More]
Atlanta loses a club, gains a club
The Funny Farm in Atlanta closes, but another club is on its way. [Read More]
Comic Strip Live in Search of Next Comedy Stars
Producer/personal manager Bob Wachs and Comic Strip Live co-owner Richie Tienken are seeking the next generation of comedy superstars. [Read More]
Are Comedy Clubs Cutting Back in Tough Economy?
"As consumers are cutting back on entertainment spending due to the recession, some comedy club owners are finding creative ways to cut costs without sacrificing quality." [Read More]