Marianne Ways: Comedy Booker, Producer, and Consultant Extraordinaire
Over the years, Littlefield in Brooklyn has become a go-to spot for Monday night comedy in New York. It was once the home of Kurt Braunohler and Kristen Schaal’s Hot Tub before the duo moved the show to LA. Night Train with Wyatt Cenac then filled the spot with a show that The New York [&helli... [Read More]
Stream Comedy Living Room, one of LA’s best stand-up shows, live tonight with CLR VR
Comedy Living Room has been one of LA’s funniest, most fun live shows for years — but tonight, you won’t have… MORE Stream Comedy Living Room, one of LA’s best stand-up shows, live tonight with CLR VR appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
App alert: Laughly streams live comedy from clubs and fests to your phone
Don’t feel like going out? Go ahead, stay in — you can still catch a live comedy show, streaming from… MORE App alert: Laughly streams live comedy from clubs and fests to your phone appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
App alert: Laughly streams live comedy from clubs and fests to your phone
Don’t feel like going out? Go ahead, stay in — you can still catch a live comedy show, streaming from… MORE App alert: Laughly streams live comedy from clubs and fests to your phone appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
The 15 Best Comedy Clubs in North America
In partnership with Humber College’s Comedy Writing and Performance program. For the last four decades, live standup has defined itself in relation to comedy clubs, those altars of joke-telling that began building their congregations during the 1980s comedy boom. Alternative comedy got its nam... [Read More]
The 15 Best Comedy Clubs in North America
In partnership with Humber College’s Comedy Writing and Performance program. For the last four decades, live standup has defined itself in relation to comedy clubs, those altars of joke-telling that began building their congregations during the 1980s comedy boom. Alternative comedy got its nam... [Read More]
The Dark Side of Storytelling
Over the past few years, storytelling has become one of the fastest growing forms of comedy in the country in no small part because of the rise of shows on NPR like This American Life and the Moth. The Moth’s Storyslam has provided a unifying force for the storytelling scene, as well as a crud... [Read More]
Eddie Murphy did NOT perform stand-up at the Comedy Store last night
Despite, multiple reports implying he did Eddie Murphy did not make a return to stand-up comedy for the first time in over 25 years last night. Murphy didn’t perform at The Comedy Store in Los Angeles on Thursday night– but that didn’t stop a flurry of excited Twitter use... [Read More]
How to be a cool comedy show producer
Hey there. Before we get started, let me clarify the title of this post. This is not how to produce a cool comedy show as in, your show will be the new cool popular indie show that comedians are desperate to get on because they think a spot on the show means they “made it” then once they... [Read More]
Tig Notaro Live in Austin (Review)
AUSTIN – In a paradoxical municipality like Austin, Texas, where small-town mentality seems to prevail even as the city itself continues to balloon, it’s easy to see how a personality like Tig Notaro’s would sell out tickets like a scalper on Super Bowl Sunday. To begin with, Tig i... [Read More]