TCM to host month-long slapstick comedy programming with Greg Proops
Turner Classic Movies will pay tribute to pratfalls and double takes with Ouch! A Salute To Slapstick, a month-long programming special featuring more than 50 films exploring the history of slapstick. Hosted by acclaimed stand-up comedian and guest of The Laugh Button Podcast Greg Proops, the specia... [Read More]
TCM to host month-long slapstick comedy programming with Greg Proops
Turner Classic Movies will pay tribute to pratfalls and double takes with Ouch! A Salute To Slapstick, a month-long programming special featuring more than 50 films exploring the history of slapstick. Hosted by acclaimed stand-up comedian and guest of The Laugh Button Podcast Greg Proops, the specia... [Read More]
Turner Classic Movies, with host Greg Proops, launch Salute to Slapstick, offer online college course
Turner Classic Movies will launch a salute to slapstick comedy – that beloved but often critically disrespected comedy sub-genre – on Sept. 6 with comedian Greg Proops enlisted as host. Ouch! A Salute To Slapstick will air every Tuesday and Wednesday during September and will feature 56 ... [Read More]
Jon Stewart’s Replacement: 7 Reasonable Candidates
Tuesday night, Jon Stewart announced he'll leave his role as host of The Daily Show later this year. The franchise will continue, and we all know what that means: cue the listicles! The post Jon Stewart’s Replacement: 7 Reasonable Candidates appeared fi... [Read More]
Greg Proops is recording an album January 2nd & 3rd in San Fran
More wonderful album news! Comedian Greg Proops subtly announced on his Twitter earlier this month that he would be recording a new comedy album in the new year. Proops will record his latest over two nights on January 2nd and 3rd at The Punchline in San Francisco. The comedian has previously r... [Read More]
Maui Comedy Festival: A behind the scenes look (photos)
Well, it’s a few days since we were in the beautiful 90-degree weather of Maui for the inaugural Maui Comedy Festival. To say it was an unbelievable experience is an understatement as we were afforded the opportunity to see not only great stand-up comedy shows, but to get a truly behind-the-sc... [Read More]
Dispatches from the Maui Comedy Festival: old men and the sea and set lists finishing strong
Man, seeing comedy in paradise is a great experience. The weekend of the Maui Comedy Festival hit full steam on Saturday night. It was the biggest night of the festival as things kicked off at the Hard Rock Cafe with Aisha Tyler taping her podcast Girl on Guy with guest Todd Glass. The two comedian ... [Read More]
Aisha Tyler, Reggie Watts, Eddie Pepitone headlining Maui Comedy Festival (Video)
As the temperature begins to drop in many parts of the country, there’s a special place where the country’s top comedians will migrate next month. The first annual Maui Comedy Festival will kick off Oct. 30 and will continue through the weekend. Taking place in Lahaina, Hawaii, shows wil... [Read More]
Tickets are on sale for the Maui Comedy Festival, happening Halloween weekend in Hawaii
The inaugural Maui Comedy Festival just put individual tickets on sale for its shows during this October’s festival. It’s all happening over Halloween weekend in the town of Lahina in Maui, HI. That’s right, a holiday weekend on a tropical island, hosting about 35 terrific comedian... [Read More]