Brooks Wheelan Is Going on the "Brooks Wheelan Falls Back on Stand Up Comedy (sorta) Tour"
by Megh Wright Since news broke last week that SNL had fired three featured players, none of them have responded and bounced back from the bad news quite like standup Brooks Wheelan. In addition to his string of hilarious tweets following the big announcement ("Whats the protocol on length of depart... [Read More]
 
Tim & Eric and Dr. Steve Brule Made a Crazy Video for Their Upcoming Tour
by Bradford Evans Comedy duo Tim & Eric announced earlier this week that they're going on a big North American tour with Dr. Steve Brule (John C. Reilly) starting this September. Here's a crazy video Tim, Eric, and Brule made to promote said tour, and yes, the tour will feature a one-on-one bet... [Read More]
 
Marlon Wayans on the “Funniest Wins” philosophy, a lack of sibling rivalries and touring with his brothers Keenen, Damon and Shawn
Marlon Wayans already was hard at work on his new comedy competition series, Funniest Wins on TBS, when he heard that his older brother, Keenen Ivory Wayans, was joining the other competition as a judge on Last Comic Standing. "I think my lawyer may have told me," Marlon Wayans told The Comic's Comi... [Read More]
 
Lena Dunham is going on an 11 city book tour for “Not That Kind of Girl”
Two years ago, Lena Dunham sold a book proposal for over $3 million. Her book, Not That Kind of Girl, is finally set to be released on October 7th. To promote her new book, Dunham is setting off on an 11 city book tour, and is bringing some of her funny friends. Comedians Amy Schumer, […] Len... [Read More]
 
40 Comedians to Compete for Prestigious ‘Ladies of Laughter’ Titles
The funny ladies will compete for cash prizes, comedy bookings and the prestigious 2014 Ladies of Laughter titles. Past winners include Tammy Pescatelli, Jane Condon, Robin Fox, Dana Eagle and Dena Blizzard.Author informationStage Time MagazineSTAGE TIME is an online magazine that covers the art and... [Read More]
 
Garfunkel and Oates Are Going on Tour
by Bradford Evans Garfunkel and Oates are heading out on tour. The musical comedy duo, made up of Riki Lindhome and Kate Micucci, is set to hit 14 major US cities starting on August 22nd, THR reports. Tickets go on sale to the public this Friday at 10am. Lindhome and Micucci's new TV series, also ti... [Read More]
 
Lena Dunham Announces National Book Tour for 'Not That Kind of Girl'
by Megh Wright This morning, Girls creator/star and soon-to-be bestselling author Lena Dunham announced tour dates for Not That Kind of Girl, her debut book due out September 30th. The tour will include stops in New York, Boston, Chicago, Austin, Portland, and LA and include special guest appearance... [Read More]
 
Tim and Eric and Dr. Steve Brule Are Going on Tour Together This Fall
by Bradford Evans Comedy duo Tim and Eric are going on tour this September, and they're bringing Dr. Steve Brule (John C. Reilly) with them. Tickets for the five-week tour, which covers a ton of major Canadian and US cities, will be made available on Friday at 10am local time via axs.com.&... [Read More]
 
Five Years a Comedian's Assistant: What It's Like Working for the Most Neurotic Bosses Around
by Stephie Grob Plante Hi, I’m Stephie, and I’m a recovering assistant-aholic. For the past five-plus years, I’ve had the incredible fortune of working for a whole slew of professional funny people. Many of my jobs were in film/TV production: as a personal assistant, production ass... [Read More]
 
Jim Jefferies on life after “Legit,” Daystreaming on tour, and making his latest stand-up special: Bare
Sometimes it really is Christmas in July when you're working in Hollywood. Such was the case last week when Jim Jefferies touched base with The Comic's Comic after a day on the set of The Librarians, a new TNT series based on the film franchise that debuts later this year. The Australian-born stand-... [Read More]