On the Verge: Drew Michael
Welcome to our series On the Verge, where our contributors highlight comedians they feel are ready for their next big break. Whether they’re already working in television or still waiting to land their breakout gig, these are just some of the comedians we’d like to se... [Read More]
2016 in review: The 50 best comedy albums and specials #30 to #21
It’s that time of year again, The Laugh Button staff sat in a room and slugged it out to determine… MORE 2016 in review: The 50 best comedy albums and specials #30 to #21 appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
‘Saturday Night Live’ Hires Drew Michael as a Weekend Update Writer
A little over two weeks ago, Saturday Night Live hired seven new writers to the staff, and today the show confirmed another hire with us on the Weekend Update side. New York-based standup Drew Michael, whose Comedy Central Half Hour special aired earlier this month, will join the season 42 writing s... [Read More]
‘Saturday Night Live’ Hires Drew Michael as a Weekend Update Writer
A little over two weeks ago, Saturday Night Live hired seven new writers to the staff, and today the show confirmed another hire with us on the Weekend Update side. New York-based standup Drew Michael, whose Comedy Central Half Hour special aired earlier this month, will join the season 42 writing s... [Read More]
Drew Michael is “Funny to Death”
I first became aware of Drew Michael when I was a cocktail server at a comedy club in Chicago. Very quickly I realized when Michael took the stage, a couple of things were going to happen. One, he was going to talk about some dark and possibly uncomfortable things like incest. And two, people were [... [Read More]
Drew Michael is “Funny to Death”
I first became aware of Drew Michael when I was a cocktail server at a comedy club in Chicago. Very quickly I realized when Michael took the stage, a couple of things were going to happen. One, he was going to talk about some dark and possibly uncomfortable things like incest. And two, people were [... [Read More]
Getting Dark with Drew Michael
While watching New York comedian Drew Michael tape his Comedy Central Half Hour I couldn’t help but think that thirty minutes barely scratches the surface of what’s going on in his brain. Brooding and cerebral, Drew paced the stage of New Orleans’ Civic theater, weaving his philoso... [Read More]