All Things Comedy mounting first festival in Phoenix for October 2017
The folks at All Things Comedy are putting on their first-ever ATC festival this October in Phoenix. The podcast network founded by Al Madrigal and Bill Burr will celebrate their wide-ranging community of funny folks from Oct. 26-29, 2017, at Stand Up Live in Phoenix. Lineup so far includes many of ... [Read More]
“I’m Dying Up Here” renewed for a second season by Showtime
Showtime announced the pickup of its period stand-up comedy series, I’m Dying Up Here for a second season. The show,… MORE “I’m Dying Up Here” renewed for a second season by Showtime appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
“I’m Dying Up Here” renewed for a second season by Showtime
Showtime announced the pickup of its period stand-up comedy series, I’m Dying Up Here for a second season. The show,… MORE “I’m Dying Up Here” renewed for a second season by Showtime appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Showtime renews I’m Dying Up Here for Season 2
Fans of 1970s nostalgia about the stand-up comedy scene in Hollywood rejoice! Showtime has picked up I’m Dying Up Here for a second season. From the press release: SHOWTIME is picking up its drama series about the art of comedy, I’M DYING UP HERE, for a second season, it was announc... [Read More]
May 2017’s Best Standup Specials: Hasan Minhaj, Maria Bamford, Chris Gethard, and More
We’re in the middle of a comedy special deluge, and May brought nine new hours of standup to the spate. In case you missed it, here’s a rundown of what dropped last month. Maria Bamford – Old Baby (Netflix) Continuing her run as the most inventive comedy special creator working tod... [Read More]
Review: Al Madrigal, “Shrimpin’ Ain’t Easy” on Showtime
Like most stand-up comedians, Al Madrigal had not expected we’d ever live to see a President Trump. “I didn’t think it would happen. It happened!” Madrigal, who plays Edgar in the new Showtime series, I’m Dying Up Here, jokes in his first hour special for the network, S... [Read More]
Just for Laughs Montreal announces new performers, podcasts, events from Jim Carrey and Kevin Hart, and more
Just for Laughs Montreal, arguably the world’s largest and most prestigious comedy festival, kicks off in late July, and the… MORE Just for Laughs Montreal announces new performers, podcasts, events from Jim Carrey and Kevin Hart, and more appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Just for Laughs Montreal announces new performers, podcasts, events from Jim Carrey and Kevin Hart, and more
Just for Laughs Montreal, arguably the world’s largest and most prestigious comedy festival, kicks off in late July, and the… MORE Just for Laughs Montreal announces new performers, podcasts, events from Jim Carrey and Kevin Hart, and more appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Al Madrigal tells “The Tonight Show” about the scariest set he’s ever had
Stand-up Al Madrigal stopped by The Tonight Show recently, and of course he sat down backstage to share his “Worst… MORE Al Madrigal tells “The Tonight Show” about the scariest set he’s ever had appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]