The National Comedy Center is hosting a week of panels on “Comedy and the Human Condition” in partnership with the Lucille Ball Comedy Festival
Now more than ever, comedy is getting serious — from the late night circuit’s coverage of our increasingly alarming political climate, to… MORE The National Comedy Center is hosting a week of panels on “Comedy and the Human Condition” in partnership with... [Read More]
The National Comedy Center is hosting a week of panels on “Comedy and the Human Condition” in partnership with the Lucille Ball Comedy Festival
Now more than ever, comedy is getting serious — from the late night circuit’s coverage of our increasingly alarming political climate, to… MORE The National Comedy Center is hosting a week of panels on “Comedy and the Human Condition” in partnership with... [Read More]
2017 Lucille Ball Comedy Festival includes all-star shows, preview of National Comedy Center’s George Carlin Archives
This year’s edition of the Lucille Ball Comedy Festival, traditionally held the week following Montreal’s Just For Laughs in upstate New York, will feature a week of performances and panels, “Comedy and the Human Condition,” which partners the new National Comedy Center ... [Read More]
Robert Klein Still Can’t Stop His Leg, from SXSW to Starz, from The Second City to today
Ask any stand-up comedian today who the best stand-up of all time is or was, and they’ll likely tell you Richard Pryor, George Carlin, or want to make cases for both equally as the top of the tops. Ask any Jewish comedian from the Baby Boomers through Generation X that same question, and they&... [Read More]
SiriusXM Comedy Greats will “F* Politics” for the week starting Oct. 17, 2016
With less than a month until the 2016 presidential election, SiriusXM will rebrand one of its comedy channels as “F* Politics” for the week to help you cope with the shockingly grotesque turn in our political discourse. Starting Monday (Oct. 17, 2016), Comedy Greats (ch. 94) will be... [Read More]
SiriusXM Comedy Greats will “F* Politics” for the week starting Oct. 17, 2016
With less than a month until the 2016 presidential election, SiriusXM will rebrand one of its comedy channels as “F* Politics” for the week to help you cope with the shockingly grotesque turn in our political discourse. Starting Monday (Oct. 17, 2016), Comedy Greats (ch. 94) will be... [Read More]
SiriusXM Comedy Greats will “F* Politics” for the week starting Oct. 17, 2016
With less than a month until the 2016 presidential election, SiriusXM will rebrand one of its comedy channels as “F* Politics” for the week to help you cope with the shockingly grotesque turn in our political discourse. Starting Monday (Oct. 17, 2016), Comedy Greats (ch. 94) will be... [Read More]
Fred Willard Makes the Perfect ‘Teen Bandstand’ Host in This Second City Clip
Welcome to The Second City Archives, in which we post an exclusive clip each week of some of comedy’s biggest superstars performing early in their careers on the legendary Chicago stage. Second City has generously given us a glimpse into their extensive archive of live performances, and over t... [Read More]
George Carlin’s “stuff” heading to National Comedy Center
Last night at the Paley Center in NYC, the likes of Lewis Black, Robert Klein, Lizz Winstead, Larry Wilmore, Kelly Carlin, and Kliph Nesteroff all gathered under the same roof to pay tribute to the late-great George Carlin. And for good reason. George Carlin’s “stuff” is heading to... [Read More]
George Carlin’s “stuff” heading to National Comedy Center
Last night at the Paley Center in NYC, the likes of Lewis Black, Robert Klein, Lizz Winstead, Larry Wilmore, Kelly Carlin, and Kliph Nesteroff all gathered under the same roof to pay tribute to the late-great George Carlin. And for good reason. George Carlin’s “stuff” is heading to... [Read More]