Triumph the Insult Comic Dog will insult you on video– and for a worthy cause (Contest)
There’s been handful of truly great insult comedians throughout the history of comedy– Don Rickles, Lisa Lampanelli, Jeff Ross come to mind. But no one but Triumph the Insult Comic Dog has mastered the art of the insult (while being a rubber canine) the way Triumph has. And that is why i... [Read More]
40 Comedians to Compete for Prestigious ‘Ladies of Laughter’ Titles
The funny ladies will compete for cash prizes, comedy bookings and the prestigious 2014 Ladies of Laughter titles. Past winners include Tammy Pescatelli, Jane Condon, Robin Fox, Dana Eagle and Dena Blizzard.Author informationStage Time MagazineSTAGE TIME is an online magazine that covers the art and... [Read More]
The Laugh Factory hosting first Funniest Person in the World contest
It may be impossible to determine who is the funniest person in the world, but leave it to Jamie Masada to try to name a winner, anyhow. Masada, founding owner of the Laugh Factory comedy club in Hollywood, announced his first-ever Funniest Person in the World contest, with comedians competing from ... [Read More]
Brooklyn Cyclones ‘Seinfeld’ Night Includes Puffy Shirts, Soup Nazi, Keith Hernandez Bobbleheads, And Elaine Dancing Contest (VIDEO)
The Brooklyn Cyclones minor league baseball team held a Seinfeld night on Saturday to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the classic sitcom. It was real, and it was spectacular. The Seinfeld night began outside the stadium, where the famous “Soup Nazi” was on hand to feed customers (... [Read More]
Enter to win tickets to Jim Florentine’s SiriusXM “Unmasked” taping in NYC
As we mentioned before, SiriusXM’s popular radio show Unmasked will hold a live taping of the show at The Stand with comedian Jim Florentine on July 9th. While usually recording at SiriusXM studios, Bennington and Florentine will tape in front of a live audience out in the city for the first t... [Read More]
2014 Ladies of Laughter Comedy Competition Accepting Submissions
The 2014 Ladies of Laughter comedy competition is accepting submissions for its summer series. The three-part event produced by Peggy Boyce includes two preliminary shows at Gotham Comedy Club on Monday, July 21, and at Levity Live on Thursday, July 31 with the Grand Finale show returning to Gotham ... [Read More]
Win a copy of the final season of “Eastbound & Down” on DVD or Blu-Ray
Getting a fourth season of the terrific Eastbound & Down was a total gift. Mainly because the show was supposed to end after 3 seasons. But HBO managed to convince the gang for one more go around and boom! Kenny was cutting in. Season 4 of the show brought us a powers who had settled […] ... [Read More]
Win a copy of “Blazing Saddles: 40th Anniversary Edition” on Blu-Ray
It’s been four decades since the release of what’s been called the most offensively funny movie of all time. Mel Brooks’ iconic Blazing Saddles is ranked as one of the American Film Institute’s best comedies of all time – and if you haven’t seen it yet, you’... [Read More]
Deadline extended to May 16 to pitch your TV/web project to Just For Laughs ComedyPro Conference
If you've got a great TV or webseries pitch and don't know where to go next, how about Montreal? Just For Laughs, the biggest comedy confab of the year, once again is hosting a "Pitch Your Project" contest for makers of TV series and webseries alike. JFL has extended its deadline by one additional w... [Read More]
Disney to Develop Comedy Projects Through New "Writer Incubator" Program
by Megh Wright The Disney Channel has taken a hint from both Fox's new approach to pilot season and NBC's recently enacted "Comedy Playground" initiative by starting its own search for new and professional comedy writing talent. THR reports that the network's newly created initiative, called "Disney... [Read More]