Game Changers of Comedy: Amy Schumer
“I am very into making up my own rules. Like, I don’t want to play the game and succeed at… MORE Game Changers of Comedy: Amy Schumer appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Max and Ivan review – rambunctious comic duo are a dorky delight
Soho theatre, LondonScout leaders haunt the woods with crossbows and there are groansome puns aplenty in this deliciously silly coming-of-age showAfter half a dozen shows together, Max Olesker and Ivan Gonzalez are presenting the origin story of their friendship. It’s told, as were its predece... [Read More]
SXSW announces its initial 2017 comedy lineup
South By Southwest is one of the biggest pop culture events in the US and each year, literally hundreds of… MORE SXSW announces its initial 2017 comedy lineup appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Review: Trevor Noah, “Afraid of the Dark” on Netflix
Trevor Noah is off this week from his Comedy Central gig — The Daily Show is airing best-of packages instead. But there’s a new hour from Noah on Netflix, Afraid of the Dark, filmed this past November (the weekend before the election, in fact, during the New York Comedy Festival), and I&... [Read More]
Bob Odenkirk, Dan Harmon, Michael Ian Black, and More Join SXSW Comedy’s 2017 Lineup
Austin’s SXSW festival returns next month from Friday, March 10th through Sunday the 19th, and today they revealed the initial SXSW Comedy lineup, including comedians like Bob Odenkirk, Dan Harmon, Janeane Garofalo, John Hodgman, Nicole Byer, Michael Ian Black, and Wyatt Cenac as well live per... [Read More]
Happy birthday, Kurt Cobain: Check out the Nirvana singer’s “sketch comedy routine”
Today – February 20, 2017 – would have been Kurt Cobain’s 50th birthday. The singer and songwriter, frontman of the… MORE Happy birthday, Kurt Cobain: Check out the Nirvana singer’s “sketch comedy routine” appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Susan Calman review – Radio 4 favourite's sparky set is far from cosy
The Stables, Milton Keynes The standup reveals she’s taken up boxing on her Calman Before the Storm tour, and the show swipes energetically at a formidable array of targets“No one says, ‘Hicks. Pryor. Calman’,” says Susan Calman, ruefully. “I’m not a dangero... [Read More]
Susan Calman review – Radio 4 favourite's sparky set is far from cosy
The Stables, Milton Keynes The standup reveals she’s taken up boxing on her Calman Before the Storm tour, and the show swipes energetically at a formidable array of targets“No one says, ‘Hicks. Pryor. Calman’,” says Susan Calman, ruefully. “I’m not a dangero... [Read More]
Ice Cube Says ‘Last Friday’ Is Back On Track To Happen, Explains Why Now
This may be the closest we’ve come to actually getting the last installment of the FRIDAY franchise. Ice Cube who brought the comedy classic to life recently revealed that it’s final film is back on course to happen. If you have been following the story, you would know talks have been g... [Read More]
Review: Roy Wood Jr., “Father Figure” on Comedy Central
Hard work, determination and an honestly funny outlook on life pays off. Just ask Roy Wood Jr., or rather, watch Wood’s first stand-up hour special, Father Figure, on Comedy Central. After a two-decade climb through comedy clubs and radio stations across the South and later, across Americ... [Read More]