Tight 15s: Netflix orders bunch of new, shorter stand-up specials
Netflix made waves two years ago by ramping up production of stand-up specials to almost one per week. Last year, the streaming giant also introduced a handful of half-hour specials called The Standups. In 2018, they’re halving that half! Netflix will make at least 16 new stand-up specials tha... [Read More]
Bonnaroo Comedy Theater unveils 2016 complete lineup
The Bonnaroo Comedy Theater unveils its lineup for this year’s 2016 Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival, taking place June 9th – 12th. Long hailed as one of the world renowned festival’s most unique attractions, the Bonnaroo Comedy Theater Presented by TBS will see a killer collection... [Read More]
First impressions: 2015 New Faces of Comedy, Group 1
Very impressed by the number of strong, unique voices Montreal's Just For Laughs has plucked for New Faces in 2015. Please note, as the headline suggests, these are my first impressions from this group, and your impressions may vary. Also: Side Note: How about two of these comedians developing cleve... [Read More]