9 Documentaries about comedians you can find on Netflix, and one you can’t
There are a lot of comedy documentaries out there in the world. Some of them are endlessly fascinating and offer a behind the scenes look at what comedians think about a topic. Others focus on one comedian’s origin story/search/climb/obstacle overcoming something. While others sometimes are ju... [Read More]
 
Here are your 2014 Streamy Award winners, hosted by Grace Helbig and Hannah Hart
The 4th Annual Streamy Awards were handed out last night, in a live ceremony hosted and also presented online by Streamy Award winners and touring friends Grace Helbig and Hannah Hart. Here is their opening monologue. Congrats to all of the winners, listed below. Channel, Show or Series – Ove... [Read More]
 
Comedians react to the death of Joan Rivers
The comedy world lost a giant with the passing of Joan Rivers. Almost instantly comedians across the nation showed their love for the iconic comedian. But perhaps most fittingly, we’d like to acknowledge that we hope Rivers gets a funeral as the one she described in her most recent book, &ldqu... [Read More]
 
Nikki Glaser recruits her comedian friends for a game of football
For research purposes, Comedy Central has sent Nikki Glaser to crash with a full house of 20-somethings to find out what makes CC’s key demo tick. The web-series Comedians Crashing Couches follows Glaser’s week crashing with a house of vlog experts. Last week, Glaser recruited a few of h... [Read More]
 
Born Again Workaholic: 8 Ways to Curb Your Workaholism
Summer is almost over. You might be on vacation, about to leave, or just coming back. Maybe you – clutch the pearls – haven’t taken any time off this year yet and don’t plan to. Take it from the woman who just took her first vacay ever: this is a bad move. You’re import... [Read More]
 
Poor Comedians In A Car Getting Coffee debuts with guest Kevin Hines
For everyone who argues that Jerry Seinfeld's Comedians In Cars Getting Coffee exists only for and by the rich and famous, there finally is an alternative from the alternative comedy community. Meet "Poor Comedians In A Car Getting Coffee." It's a parody, yes, but also very real, as UCB performers K... [Read More]
 
Comedians Alycia Cooper, Shelly Colman Take Top Honors at Ladies of Laughter Competition
Former winners in attendance included Leighann Lord, Chris Rich, Patty Rosborough and Regina DeCicco. The contest was judged by JP Abello, Director of Programming and Scheduling at WEtv, JoAnn Grigioni, Vice President of Talent at Comedy Central, and Chris Mazzilli, owner of Gotham Comedy Club. Aut... [Read More]
 
Comedians remember Robin Williams
Robin Williams was a comedian, actor, and true original. Perhaps the weightiest part of his death is that so many people of different ages and walks of life have different touch points about the man, he crossed boundaries all in the name of entertaining. Yesterday many comedians and friends of Willi... [Read More]
 
Ladies of Laughter to Crown Funniest Comedians at Gotham Comedy Club
Past winners of the competition include Tammy Pescatelli, Jane Condon, Dana Eagle, Stephanie Blum, Patty Rosborough and Dena Blizzard. Nationally known comedians such as Amy Schumer, Melissa Rauch, Laurie Kilmartin and Jessica Kirson have also participated in the event.Author informationStage Time M... [Read More]
 
Comedians Shine in ‘Ladies of Laughter’ Contest Kickoff Show
The first of two Ladies of Laughter contest preliminary shows kicked off at Gotham Comedy Club on July 21st as professional and amateur comedians alike competed for a spot in the finals where they will have a chance to win $10,000 worth of prizes and bookings. Author informationChris MileaContributi... [Read More]