The Second Coming of Keith Robinson
Keith Robinson had a stroke last year — one of those strokes that leaves an entire side of your body paralyzed and your speech slurred. The type that makes simple acts – like stepping onto the 2-foot-high stage of The Comedy Cellar – arduous feats. But Keith Robinson still does it,... [Read More]
The 5th Annual Patrice O’Neal Comedy Benefit announces lineup of Bill Burr, Leslie Jones, and more
On November 29, 2011 one of the greatest stand-up comics of all time passed away. If you never saw him live, the genius of Patrice O’Neal is not something that can be described. He was beyond a comic’s comic. For anyone who ever met him, saw him perform, was on the receiving end of his [... [Read More]
The 5th Annual Patrice O’Neal Comedy Benefit announces lineup of Bill Burr, Leslie Jones, and more
On November 29, 2011 one of the greatest stand-up comics of all time passed away. If you never saw him live, the genius of Patrice O’Neal is not something that can be described. He was beyond a comic’s comic. For anyone who ever met him, saw him perform, was on the receiving end of his [... [Read More]
Meet Me In New York: Big Jay Oakerson
What do they say about New York City: There are eight million stories, and sometimes it seems as though eight million of the people telling them think they're comedians? No, that's not it. It is a fact, though, that America's biggest city is also its biggest comedy mecca. Hollywood may be Hollywood,... [Read More]
Kevin Hart Presents “Keith Robinson: Back of the Bus Funny” on Comedy Central
Kevin Hart Presents Keith Robinson: Back of the Bus Funnypremieres Saturday, February 21 at 11/10c. Watch Kevin bust Keith’s balls in this promo about twitter followers. Kevin Hart Presents “Keith Robinson: Back of the Bus Funny” on Comedy Central appeared first on The Laugh Button... [Read More]
“The Nightly Show” hosts a roundtable discussion about the Bill Cosby rape allegations
If you haven’t yet tuned into The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore you’re missing one of the most interesting new debuts into late night as Wilmore has come out the gate swinging at some pretty heavy topics. Last night on (literally) the show’s second episode, Wilmore hosted a round... [Read More]
Keith Robinson taping a new stand-up special in NYC on May 30th, produced by Kevin Hart
Keith Robinson has been a lynchpin to the NYC comedy scene for a long time. Robinson, Philly native, has come up with all the greats and has the stories to prove. In addition, his resume is damn impressive, including Tough Crowd with Colin Quinn and Def Comedy Jam appearances, a half-hour on Comedy ... [Read More]
Big Jay Oakerson’s crowdwork show, ‘What’s Your F#@ing Deal?!’ to become monthly show in NYC
He’s done it a few times already, but now Big Jay Oakerson has decided to turn his crowdwork show What’s Your F#@ing Deal?! from a once-in-a-while thing into a monthly event. This is great news, for it allows the comedian to continue to bring crowdwork domination to New York on a regular... [Read More]
Second annual Patrice O’Neal benefit show is February 18th, tickets are on sale now
Last year Bill Burr put together a benefit show to honor the loss of his comedian friend Patrice O’Neal. A comedian who was larger than life and left the world too soon at the age of 41 on November 2011, the result of complications from a stroke he suffered from a month earlier. A few [&hellip... [Read More]