standup comedy

Comedian Phoebe Robinson, who skyrocketed to fame with “2 Dope Queens” on HBO, sat down with HuffPost’s Caroline Modarressy-Tehrani to chat about her next major project — being the boss of her own production company with ABC Studios.
The disgraced comedian's announced shows at the Comedy Cellar drew protesters.
"Do you want insight or do you want funny?" Dylan Brody asked at the beginning of our conversation. His new stand-up comedy
The heckler's daughters were with him in the audience. Eek.
Mom's hearty laugh and gentle voice didn't just lead me to the stage; it lead me back to love, life, and heart-healing laughter.
The first semi-autobiographical mockumentary and educational DIY comedy webseries.
For something as big and fully realized as a tour, I will cull all of the ideas jotted down on scraps of paper and bits I've been doing (can't really call it "working on") here and there at various friends' shows or benefits or the occasional music fest, and pick out the stuff that I think is the strongest.
Israeli comedian Benji Lovitt's personal Facebook account has been as hot as the southern Israeli desert in the middle of July. "In a place like Israel, some of the best comedy comes out in times of conflict," he said.
Our culture offers an abundance of standup comedians today, but storytellers and monologists are a rarity, so I was pleased to learn that Hasan Minhaj is about to start previews of Homecoming King at the Cherry Lane Theatre.
Hanson has noticed that when club owners like Al Martin go against the grain and add older comedians into their line-ups, the results pay off. These comedians are big crowdpleasers.
Carlin legend holds that all it took for me to come into the world was a little sperm, a little egg, a little weed, a little scotch, and something called the limbo.
The occasion of Letterman's final broadcast is an opportune time to recount one of the most triumphant moments during Dave's 33-year tenure, the "Late Show" debut of comedian Steve Mazan, who beat the professional (not to mention the health) odds to make come true his dream of performing on his hero's stage.
Who: Bobcat Goldthwait Where: Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre, 307 W 26th St, New York, NY When: March 30, 2015 What: Bobcat
Please Insult Me, Don RicklesThe stars came out Saturday night in Los Angeles -- not for another superfluous awards ceremony, but rather to watch a comic icon perform. "Mr. Warmth," Don Rickles, played the Saban Theatre in Beverly Hills