Lydia Towsey: how I discovered the Venus in me
From Botticelli to glossy magazines, women have been idealised and misrepresented for centuries. Performance poet Lydia Towsey reveals how her own near-fatal eating disorder set her on a path to explore new ways of looking at female bodiesBotticelli’s painting of the Birth of Venus was the fir... [Read More]
Watch this exclusive clip from Lisa Lampanelli’s new stand-up special, “Back To The Drawing Board” premiering tonight
Tonight at 10pm on Epix, Lisa Lampanelli’s new stand-up special, Back To The Drawing Board will premiere. Earlier this week Lampanelli made an appearance on our podcast and we got the chance to speak to her about said special, her life in comedy, and what her future might look like. Now we&rsq... [Read More]
The Laugh Button Podcast #23: Back to the drawing board with Lisa Lampanelli
This week comedian Lisa Lampanelli joins us for a conversation about her career in comedy and new stand-up special, “Back To The Drawing Board.” In the comedy news the President podcasts with Marc Maron and stand-up continues to rule the world. Give it a listen, let ‘er rip. New ep... [Read More]
This Week on TV: Another Period premieres while Lisa Lampanelli goes Back to the Drawing Board
There are a pair of premieres hitting television this week. One on Comedy Central, the other on Epix. The latter is the brand new special, Lisa Lampanelli: Back to the Drawing Board, which hits Epix on Friday. In Lampanelli’s latest hour-long, she touches on her recent divorce, weight loss and... [Read More]
Watch the promo for Lisa Lampanelli: Back to the Drawing Board
Lisa Lampanelli: Back to the Drawing Board premieres Friday, June 26 at 10pm ET on Epix. She discusses her new look, divorce and being single over 50. Watch the promo for Lisa Lampanelli: Back to the Drawing Board appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
EPIX to showcase Jim Norton, Jim Breuer and Lisa Lampanelli on stage in “The Comedy Lineup”
EPIX takes a new slate of comedy programming to the stage. Starring some of today’s wittiest and most cutting-edge standup comics. This list includes Jim Norton (Louie, Inside Amy Schumer), Jim Breuer (SNL, Quitters), and Lisa Lampanelli (The Simpsons, The Apprentice). They will star in t... [Read More]
Epix Announces Standup Specials from Lisa Lampanelli, Jim Breuer, and Jim Norton
by Megh Wright Epix just revealed three new hourlong standup specials set to air this spring. According to THR, the network has added specials from Lisa Lampanelli, Jim Breuer, and Jim Norton. Norton's special Contextually Inadequate will air first on Friday, April 24th, Breuer's Comic Frenzy will a... [Read More]
Bad Jokes. Worse Drawings.
“Fire Drill” _ ____ SO Note: Bad Jokes. Worse Drawings. are created by comedian Monique Madrid. Follow her @moniquemadrid and check back every Wednesday for more Bad Jokes. Worse Drawings.Author informationMonique MadridWest Coast Editor at Serial OptimistMonique Madr... [Read More]
Bad Jokes. Worse Drawings.
“Tell Me A Joke”   ____ SO Note: Bad Jokes. Worse Drawings. are created by comedian Monique Madrid. Follow her @moniquemadrid and check back every Wednesday for more Bad Jokes. Worse Drawings.Author informationMonique MadridComedy Editor at Serial OptimistMonique... [Read More]
Some insight in to the comedic mind of mind of Mitch Hedberg by looking at his notebooks
An article published by GQ contains never-before-seen pages from the notebooks of late comedian Mitch Hedberg, who was known for his observational humor, witty and occasionally surreal one-liners, and his unique idiolect. The notebooks contain a glimpse into the mind of one of the greatest stand-up ... [Read More]