Tig Notaro is the only person upset that the Cubs won the World Series
Tig Notaro stars in a really funny clip put together by the TBS folks to celebrate post-season Baseball. Last year… MORE Tig Notaro is the only person upset that the Cubs won the World Series appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Catching Up with Kyle Kinane
In every great comic’s career comes a time where you have to do press for a thing you made. Sometimes it’s a new special, a big movie role, or a chart-topping podcast. And then sometimes a label decides to re-release your album from a year ago on limited edition blue vinyl. Such is the c... [Read More]
Roy Wood Jr. Spends a Day with Chicago Anti-Violence Group CeaseFire on ‘The Daily Show’
The Daily Show kicked off its week of Chicago shows last night, and the episode featured the above segment starring correspondent Roy Wood Jr., who heads to the South Side to meet some of the ex-gang members who now work for CeaseFire, a program that mediates gang conflict and patrols dangerous neig... [Read More]
Roy Wood Jr. Spends a Day with Chicago Anti-Violence Group CeaseFire on ‘The Daily Show’
The Daily Show kicked off its week of Chicago shows last night, and the episode featured the above segment starring correspondent Roy Wood Jr., who heads to the South Side to meet some of the ex-gang members who now work for CeaseFire, a program that mediates gang conflict and patrols dangerous neig... [Read More]
truTV is hosting live viewing parties of “The Chris Gethard Show” around the US in October
This post is presented in partnership with truTV There’s no doubt about it that Chris Gethard has some diehard fans.… MORE truTV is hosting live viewing parties of “The Chris Gethard Show” around the US in October appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Episode #174: Heather Anne Campbell
Heather Anne Campbell is one of America’s great improvisers. She has studied under the legendary Del Close in Chicago, performed overseas with Boom Chicago in Amsterdam, appeared on MADtv, written for Saturday Night Live, and helped jumpstart FOX’s ADHD Animation Domination High-Definiti... [Read More]
Kyle Kinane’s “Loose In Chicago” to be released on limited-edition blue vinyl
Last year Kyle Kinane released one of our favorite comedy specials, Loose In Chicago. We liked it so much, it… MORE Kyle Kinane’s “Loose In Chicago” to be released on limited-edition blue vinyl appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
‘The Daily Show’ Will Tape a Week of Chicago Shows in October
The Daily Show with Trevor Noah is hitting the road in October. Comedy Central announced this week that The Daily Show will tape a week of shows at Chicago’s Athenaeum Theatre in an event the show’s calling Undesked Chicago 2017: Let’s Do This Before It Gets Too Damn Cold. The show... [Read More]
The Daily Show with Trevor Noah will tape week of shows in Chicago: Oct. 16-19, 2017
Chicago fans of The Daily Show with Trevor Noah can see Noah and his correspondents up close and personal this October, as Comedy Central is taking the show on the road to the Athenaeum Theatre. “The Daily Show Undesked Chicago 2017: Let’s Do This Before It Gets Too Damn C... [Read More]
Episode #133: TV Land’s “Teachers,” The Katydids
Caitlin Barlow, Katy Colloton, Cate Freedman, Kate Lambert, Katie O’Brien and Kathryn Renée Thomas met in various Chicago improvisational theaters, and with a shared name and a dream between them, formed The Katydids. They’ve sold a sitcom to NBC and a feature film screenplay, but... [Read More]