Myq Kaplan on Conan, “We’ve all seen people with kids and thought, you should have done drugs instead”
Myq Kaplan doesn’t particularly like pot, mostly because he doesn’t need any help falling asleep. He also discusses kids, his favorite kind of movies, and is confused whether or not he is actually an undercover cop that’s high. Myq Kaplan on Conan, “We’ve all seen peopl... [Read More]
Myq Kaplan on Conan, “We’ve all seen people with kids and thought, you should have done drugs instead”
Myq Kaplan doesn’t particularly like pot, mostly because he doesn’t need any help falling asleep. He also discusses kids, his favorite kind of movies, and is confused whether or not he is actually an undercover cop that’s high. Myq Kaplan on Conan, “We’ve all seen peopl... [Read More]
Myq Kaplan doesn’t do pot on Conan
"If you're yelling at somebody for doing pot wrong, I feel like you're also doing pot wrong." So sayeth Myq Kaplan in his most recent stand-up performance on Conan, so let it be done. Or undone. Kaplan explains how you cannot judge an entire genre by one thing, and even springs an Aziz Ansari t... [Read More]
2016 #BrokenRecordShow Comedian Lineup Announced
Beginning at 5am on Sunday, May 15th, 2016, Nashville StandUp will attempt to top it’s own GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS™ title for “LONGEST STAND-UP COMEDY SHOW – MULTIPLE COMEDIANS” at The East Room in Nashville, TN.. by five minutes.The comedians currently scheduled to perform May 15-23 at The East Room as part of #BrokenRecordShow vol. 2 include Ian Abramson, Ahmed Ahmed, Sarah Albritton, Emma Arnold, Nate Bargatze, Brian Bates, Mary Jay Berger, DJ Buckley, Jesse Case, Cliff Cash, Chris Crofton, Bi... [Read More]
From the attic of a Chinese restaurant, Boston’s Comedy Studio celebrates 20th Anniversary
On paper, its a little 75-seat “place” in the attic of a Chinese restaurant. To comedy, it’s as big as the world. This month, The Comedy Studio in Boston, MA celebrated its 20th Anniversary. That in itself is a feat. However, there’s more to it than that. The Comedy Studio ha... [Read More]
Comedian Myq Kaplan is making a music album and you can be a part of it
“Ever since I was little, I dreamed of Kickstarter existing so I could. Finally, I can!” says comedian Myq Kaplan. On his Kickstarter page, Kaplan explains his musical history and how it’s intertwined with his comedy career over the last 20 years. There are some great incentives, f... [Read More]
Episode #17: Myq Kaplan and Zach Sherwin
Myq Kaplan and Zach Sherwin have been friends of mine for years, and together, they have a new podcast miniseries, Words of the Years, on the new podcast app, Howl. You probably saw Kaplan performing this summer as a contestant on America's Got Talent. In 2010, Kaplan also made the final f... [Read More]
Myq Kaplan’s live quarterfinal round of America’s Got Talent at Radio City Music Hall
My friend Myq Kaplan performed Tuesday night during the second quarterfinal round of America's Got Talent 2015, live on NBC from Radio City Music Hall. Kaplan started his short set with something he often does, referencing the acts who came before him -- it's a way to let the audience know they're s... [Read More]
Going Hollywood: Meet Zach Sherwin
Photo of Zach Sherwin by Mindy Tucker People were going Hollywood long before Bing Crosby starred in the 1933 film musical Going Hollywood. Certainly, though, countless unknowns have packed their bags and moved to Los Angeles in the years and decades since then, hoping for show business to discover ... [Read More]
Myq Kaplan moves past judge’s cuts on NBC’s America’s Got Talent
Last night proved to be a stellar one for comedian Myq Kaplan as he scored big laughs with a rapid-fire routine on NBC’s America’s Got Talent. And after last night’s appearance, we find that Kaplan will be moving on past the judges cuts. In his set he discusses his pickup lines and... [Read More]