Bonnaroo Comedy Theater unveils 2016 complete lineup
The Bonnaroo Comedy Theater unveils its lineup for this year’s 2016 Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival, taking place June 9th – 12th. Long hailed as one of the world renowned festival’s most unique attractions, the Bonnaroo Comedy Theater Presented by TBS will see a killer collection... [Read More]
First impressions: 2015 New Faces of Comedy, Group 1
Very impressed by the number of strong, unique voices Montreal's Just For Laughs has plucked for New Faces in 2015. Please note, as the headline suggests, these are my first impressions from this group, and your impressions may vary. Also: Side Note: How about two of these comedians developing cleve... [Read More]
The Next Wave 2015: The Top Up-and-Coming Comics in Los Angeles
by Samantha Pitchel Welcome to the second semi-annual edition of The Next Wave, Splitsider’s roundup of exciting new comic voices from around the country. Splitsider readers are no doubt familiar with most of the established stand-ups in the country – ones who have risen up via TV appea... [Read More]
Comedy Central’s 2014 “Comics to Watch” showcase available now online
Each year Comedy Central selects a few up-and-coming stand-up comedians to feature in their “Comics to Watch” showcase. This year’s showcase was held at Carolines on Broadway last week as part of the New York Comedy Festival. If you couldn’t make it to Manhattan this year, ha... [Read More]