Have a 4:4:1 comedy experience with Andrew Schulz
Andrew Schulz currently has a fun stand-up project happening on his Youtube Page. It’s called 4:4:1 and the comedian is… MORE Have a 4:4:1 comedy experience with Andrew Schulz appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
R.I.P. Alan Colmes (1950-2017)
He may be remembered today as the one man who kept Sean Hannity in check for 13 years, or even as a radio talk-show giant before and after that, but Alan Colmes was at heart a stand-up comedian. Colmes died today, after recently taking a hiatus at the end of January to deal with lymphoma. […]... [Read More]
R.I.P. Alan Colmes (1950-2017)
He may be remembered today as the one man who kept Sean Hannity in check for 13 years, or even as a radio talk-show giant before and after that, but Alan Colmes was at heart a stand-up comedian. Colmes died today, after recently taking a hiatus at the end of January to deal with lymphoma. […]... [Read More]
The continued comedy adventures of Jeffrey Gurian
If you even have a tertiary view of the comedy scene, chances are you’ve seen a man walking around who seems to know every comedian in the room. He’s dressed better than most, has a head of gray hair that sticks up higher than most, glasses, and a comically oversized pencil. This man in ... [Read More]
The continued comedy adventures of Jeffrey Gurian
If you even have a tertiary view of the comedy scene, chances are you’ve seen a man walking around who seems to know every comedian in the room. He’s dressed better than most, has a head of gray hair that sticks up higher than most, glasses, and a comically oversized pencil. This man in ... [Read More]
The continued comedy adventures of Jeffrey Gurian
If you even have a tertiary view of the comedy scene, chances are you’ve seen a man walking around who seems to know every comedian in the room. He’s dressed better than most, has a head of gray hair that sticks up higher than most, glasses, and a comically oversized pencil. This man in ... [Read More]
Sacha Baron Cohen to Produce and Star in ‘Mandrake the Magician’
Sacha Baron Cohen is adapting a comic strip from 1934 for the big screen. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Cohen will produce and star in a movie adaptation of the comic strip Mandrake the Magician, and Etan Cohen (Tropic Thunder writer, Get Hard co-writer/director) has signed on to direct. Ther... [Read More]
Garbage Time with Katie Nolan broadcast a stand-up sports special from Comic Strip Live
In case you missed it, last night's weekly late-night installment of Garbage Time with Katie Nolan on FOX Sports 1 broadcast a stand-up sports special taped earlier this week at Comic Strip Live. Nolan's guests included James L. Mattern, Katie Rich, Travon Free and Nore Davis, an intro walk tribute ... [Read More]
Garbage Time with Katie Nolan broadcast a stand-up sports special from Comic Strip Live
In case you missed it, last night's weekly late-night installment of Garbage Time with Katie Nolan on FOX Sports 1 broadcast a stand-up sports special taped earlier this week at Comic Strip Live. Nolan's guests included James L. Mattern, Katie Rich, Travon Free and Nore Davis, an intro walk tribute ... [Read More]
Audience interactions and crowd work gone awry: Is the customer always right?
Stand-up comedians need an audience to laugh at their jokes and pay for their services. Comedy clubs provide a direct conduit for both, and need a steady supply of both to survive. Audiences need to know their place is in the audience, laughing (or not) offstage. When comedians and clubs start bicke... [Read More]