Tight 15s: Netflix orders bunch of new, shorter stand-up specials
Netflix made waves two years ago by ramping up production of stand-up specials to almost one per week. Last year, the streaming giant also introduced a handful of half-hour specials called The Standups. In 2018, they’re halving that half! Netflix will make at least 16 new stand-up specials tha... [Read More]
Meet Me In New York: Kate Willett
What do they say about New York City: There are eight million stories, and sometimes it seems as though eight million of the people telling them think they’re comedians? No, that’s not it. It is a fact, though, that America’s biggest city is also its biggest comedy mecca. Hollywood... [Read More]
Kate Willett’s Debut Comedy Album ‘Glass Gutter’ Is Out Next Month
New York-based standup Kate Willett — who made our “2016’s Best Late Night Standup Sets” list — is ready to release her first album. Titled Glass Gutter, the album was filmed at The Convent in San Francisco in December and follows Willett as she covers “millennial... [Read More]
Kate Willett’s Debut Comedy Album ‘Glass Gutter’ Is Out Next Month
New York-based standup Kate Willett — who made our “2016’s Best Late Night Standup Sets” list — is ready to release her first album. Titled Glass Gutter, the album was filmed at The Convent in San Francisco in December and follows Willett as she covers “millennial... [Read More]
Scenes from the 2016 All Jane Comedy Festival
I'm staying in a 1960s trailer in a backyard with free bicycle rentals, looking over a fence at an abandoned gas station converted into a food truck pod, and down the block sits In Other Words bookstore, with its front-window sign boasting it's a safe space that will not condone offensive talk or ac... [Read More]
Scenes from the 2016 All Jane Comedy Festival
I'm staying in a 1960s trailer in a backyard with free bicycle rentals, looking over a fence at an abandoned gas station converted into a food truck pod, and down the block sits In Other Words bookstore, with its front-window sign boasting it's a safe space that will not condone offensive talk or ac... [Read More]