Ellis Rodriguez wins the 2017 San Francisco Comedy Competition
Congrats to Ellis Rodriguez from Sacramento, who won the 42nd annual San Francisco Comedy Competition, which wrapped up its monthlong contest around Northern California this past weekend. Wait, who won again? The other finalists: 2nd Place: Tyrone Hawkins (Cincinnati, OH) 3rd Place: Mark Smalls (San... [Read More]
truTV is hosting live viewing parties of “The Chris Gethard Show” around the US in October
This post is presented in partnership with truTV There’s no doubt about it that Chris Gethard has some diehard fans.… MORE truTV is hosting live viewing parties of “The Chris Gethard Show” around the US in October appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Sights and sounds from Comedy Central’s inaugural Colossal Clusterfest in San Francisco
San Francisco already has a monthlong comedy festival in January (SF Sketchfest), and a giant outdoor music festival each August (Outside Lands), but how about something that combines elements of both, right at the beginning of the summer? Comedy Central had partnered with the New York Comedy Festiv... [Read More]
Comedy Central’s Colossal Clusterfest Adds Abbi Jacobson, Ilana Glazer, Hasan Minhaj, T.J. Miller, and More
Comedy Central’s first-ever music/comedy festival, Colossal Clusterfest, just added some more comedians to its lineup. The festival takes place in San Francisco from Friday, June 2nd through Sunday the 4th, and in addition to previously announced performances from Jerry Seinfeld, Sarah Silverm... [Read More]
Comedy Central’s Colossal Clusterfest Adds Abbi Jacobson, Ilana Glazer, Hasan Minhaj, T.J. Miller, and More
Comedy Central’s first-ever music/comedy festival, Colossal Clusterfest, just added some more comedians to its lineup. The festival takes place in San Francisco from Friday, June 2nd through Sunday the 4th, and in addition to previously announced performances from Jerry Seinfeld, Sarah Silverm... [Read More]
Jerry Seinfeld, Kevin Hart, and Many More Are Headed to Comedy Central’s Inaugural Colossal Clusterfest
Comedy Central announced a new comedy/musical festival today, and the lineup for it is jam-packed with comedians and musicians. Called the Colossal Clusterfest, the festival has been in the works since last year and takes place in San Francisco from Friday, June 2nd through Sunday the 4th, and there... [Read More]
Episode #125: Dana Carvey
One of the all-time greatest cast members of Saturday Night Live, Dana Carvey found his comedy greatness early, winning the San Francisco Comedy Competition when he was 22, then co-starring in a sitcom with Mickey Rooney and a young Nathan Lane, and a bit part in This Is Spinal Tap. Carvey joined SN... [Read More]
Episode #125: Dana Carvey
One of the all-time greatest cast members of Saturday Night Live, Dana Carvey found his comedy greatness early, winning the San Francisco Comedy Competition when he was 22, then co-starring in a sitcom with Mickey Rooney and a young Nathan Lane, and a bit part in This Is Spinal Tap. Carvey joined SN... [Read More]
SF Sketchfest Announces Its 2017 Lineup: The Kids in the Hall, Tim and Eric, and More
San Francisco’s 16th annual Sketchfest takes place in January, and the festival recently announced its packed lineup. The 17-day festival runs from Thursday, January 12th through Sunday the 29th and will feature over 200 shows in 20 venues, including a live reading of Brain Candy with The Kids... [Read More]