The definitive guide to comedy festivals for 2017
Last year, it seemed as if there were a comedy festival somewhere in the world every weekend, if not more than one. How does 2017 stack up compared to 2016? Here’s what we know and what’s happened so far already… JANUARY SF SKETCHFEST: Audible presents The San Francisco Comedy Fes... [Read More]
SXSW announces its initial 2017 comedy lineup
South By Southwest is one of the biggest pop culture events in the US and each year, literally hundreds of… MORE SXSW announces its initial 2017 comedy lineup appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Bob Odenkirk, Dan Harmon, Michael Ian Black, and More Join SXSW Comedy’s 2017 Lineup
Austin’s SXSW festival returns next month from Friday, March 10th through Sunday the 19th, and today they revealed the initial SXSW Comedy lineup, including comedians like Bob Odenkirk, Dan Harmon, Janeane Garofalo, John Hodgman, Nicole Byer, Michael Ian Black, and Wyatt Cenac as well live per... [Read More]
L.A. Podcast Festival updates: Another venue change, a lineup tease, and a chance to grab passes
The sixth annual L.A. Podcast Festival is giving you plenty of time to plan your trip to this year’s three-day… MORE L.A. Podcast Festival updates: Another venue change, a lineup tease, and a chance to grab passes appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
The Brooklyn Comedy Festival is now accepting film submissions
For the first time ever, the fifth annual Brooklyn Comedy Festival is accepting film submissions, expanding the fest’s already packed… MORE The Brooklyn Comedy Festival is now accepting film submissions appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Early bird passes are on sale for Portland’s 10th annual Bridgetown Comedy Festival
This year marks the 10th annual Bridgetown Comedy Festival, one of the country’s best fests with one of the most consistently… MORE Early bird passes are on sale for Portland’s 10th annual Bridgetown Comedy Festival appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Whoopi Goldberg to Secret Cinema: top things to do in the UK this week
From the actor’s rarely seen character comedy to an immersive version of Moulin Rouge: your at-a-glance guide to the best in cultureWhoopi GoldbergA brilliant one-off: the award-winning actor brings two performances of her character comedy to the London Palladium for the first time on Saturday... [Read More]
Janeane Garofalo, Karen Kilgariff, Baron Vaughn performing at Bridgetown Comedy festival, Patton Oswalt to hold pre-festival show
The 10th Annual Bridgetown Comedy Festival is coming May 4th-7th in various venues across Portland, OR. The four day festival… MORE Janeane Garofalo, Karen Kilgariff, Baron Vaughn performing at Bridgetown Comedy festival, Patton Oswalt to hold pre-festival show appeared first on The Laug... [Read More]
Hannibal Buress, ‘2 Dope Queens,’ and More Join Bonnaroo’s 2017 Comedy Lineup
The Bonnaroo Music Festival revealed its comedy lineup for 2017 today. This year’s festival runs from Friday, June 8th through Sunday the 11th in Manchester, Tennessee, and so far the lineup includes Hannibal Buress, Natasha Leggero and Moshe Kasher, 2 Dope Queens hosts Jessica Williams and Ph... [Read More]