Meet The Comics: Miguel Dalmau, Chris Lamberth, & Dan Perlman
It’s that time again ladies and gents to Meet the Comics!  In this edition, AmericasComedy got to hang with three up and coming comics who rock the mics in New York City and are on their grind daily.  Miguel Dalmau, Chris Lamberth, and Dan Perlman keep full schedules by balancin... [Read More]
 
Andrea Martin on coming full circle, from SCTV to Broadway and back to Toronto and NBC for “Working The Engels”
Andrea Martin is enjoying her summer trip to Portugal when she's patched onto the phone line last night with The Comic's Comic. "It's surreal for me to have a show premiere and me be in Lisbon," Martin said. So if fans tune in tonight to the American debut of Working The Engels on NBC and start inte... [Read More]
 
HA! The Musical, an Off-Broadway production about stand-up comedy starring stand-up comedians
Not all of the new Broadway musicals staged in New York City are based on hit movies. Rehearsals began last week for HA! The Musical, and no, it's not based on the old Times Square comedy club. but yes, it is a completely and seriously silly look at the world of stand-up comedy. It's making its Off-... [Read More]
 
FXX orders “Man Seeking Woman,” starring Jay Baruchel, to series in 2015
Jay Baruchel is FXX's newest leading man, starring in the upcoming Man Seeking Woman, ordered to a 10-episode season today by the cable network. Coming in 2015, Man Seeking Woman stars Baruchel as Josh Greenberg, "a naive romantic on a desperate quest for love" -- based on Simon Rich's book of short... [Read More]
 
Ray Jessel’s audition on America’s Got Talent 2014, and what you may not know about the 84-year-old songwriter’s Broadway and TV past
Ray Jessel, at 84, would seem like an unlikely contestant to round out this season's auditions for America's Got Talent. And yet, NBC producers knew more than you. In his pre-audition interview, Jessel told us that he only started performing at age 72. After singing an original ditty he wrote and pl... [Read More]