The Rise of the Non-Traditional Standup Special
Netflix is changing the way we watch comedy specials, and the comics are doing their part too. Where once HBO and Comedy Central dominated the standup field, the streaming service has since convinced household names like Jerry Seinfeld, Dave Chappelle, and Sarah Silverman to premiere their new mater... [Read More]
Here’s a Teaser for Norm Macdonald’s Netflix Special ‘Hitler’s Dog, Gossip & Trickery’
Last month, Netflix announced a new standup special from Norm Macdonald was in the works, and today the streaming network released a very short teaser to get you excited. Titled Norm Macdonald: Hitler’s Dog, Gossip & Trickery, the special was filmed at the Wilbur Theatre in Boston and foll... [Read More]
Here’s a Teaser for Norm Macdonald’s Netflix Special ‘Hitler’s Dog, Gossip & Trickery’
Last month, Netflix announced a new standup special from Norm Macdonald was in the works, and today the streaming network released a very short teaser to get you excited. Titled Norm Macdonald: Hitler’s Dog, Gossip & Trickery, the special was filmed at the Wilbur Theatre in Boston and foll... [Read More]
Here’s a Teaser for Norm Macdonald’s Netflix Special ‘Hitler’s Dog, Gossip & Trickery’
Last month, Netflix announced a new standup special from Norm Macdonald was in the works, and today the streaming network released a very short teaser to get you excited. Titled Norm Macdonald: Hitler’s Dog, Gossip & Trickery, the special was filmed at the Wilbur Theatre in Boston and foll... [Read More]
Maria Bamford Wants You to Know You’re Doing Great
In her sublime new Netflix standup special, Old Baby, premiering today, Maria Bamford performs a comedy set in increasingly larger venues. What begins as a few jokes in front of a mirror progresses to a living room, onto a bowling alley, and so on, until she goes out with a bang on a big stage. [&he... [Read More]
Maria Bamford Wants You to Know You’re Doing Great
In her sublime new Netflix standup special, Old Baby, premiering today, Maria Bamford performs a comedy set in increasingly larger venues. What begins as a few jokes in front of a mirror progresses to a living room, onto a bowling alley, and so on, until she goes out with a bang on a big stage. [&he... [Read More]
Maria Bamford Wants You to Know You’re Doing Great
In her sublime new Netflix standup special, Old Baby, premiering today, Maria Bamford performs a comedy set in increasingly larger venues. What begins as a few jokes in front of a mirror progresses to a living room, onto a bowling alley, and so on, until she goes out with a bang on a big stage. [&he... [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]
StandUp NBC announces open call dates for 14th annual diversity talent search, with NBCUniversal holding deal as top prize
NBCUniversal’s 14th annual diversity talent search, StandUp NBC, is about to get underway, so mark your calendars for the following open call dates and locations. 2017 SCHEDULE  CHICAGO Open Call: June 10, 2017 Showcase: June 11, 2017 Laugh Factory 3175 N. Broadway Chicago, IL 60657 SAN F... [Read More]
StandUp NBC announces open call dates for 14th annual diversity talent search, with NBCUniversal holding deal as top prize
NBCUniversal’s 14th annual diversity talent search, StandUp NBC, is about to get underway, so mark your calendars for the following open call dates and locations. 2017 SCHEDULE  CHICAGO Open Call: June 10, 2017 Showcase: June 11, 2017 Laugh Factory 3175 N. Broadway Chicago, IL 60657 SAN F... [Read More]