| Sep 14, 2013
Since 9/11, Muslims in America have been playing what the comics call "a tough crowd." And these are Muslims who don't work in comedy.
So what's a verifiable Muslim stand-up comic (or several) to do? Hit the road and get some laughs in the name of...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 1:08 PM
Tom Haverford, Aziz Ansari's character on NBC's "Parks and Recreation," lost a bit of his swagger recently when "Orphan Black" star Tatiana Maslany guest starred as Nadia, a doctor who makes Tom swoon.
Tom's loss of confidence as he clumsily tried to woo...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 4:32 PM
On Demand DVD New Releases Sept. 23-29 Brotherhood of the Traveling Rants “Godfather of hipsterdom” Gavin McInnes goes on a stand-up comedy tour with his best friend from high school and things go from bad to worse to downright catastrophic....
| Jul 21, 2013
| 7:59 PM
Here's how the final day of the Pitchfork Music Festival went down Sunday in Union Park, with commentary from yours truly (GK) and Bob Gendron (BG):
1:21 p.m.: "Are you all happy to be alive" queries Tree, before taking the crowd to church. The...
| Jun 26, 2013
| 4:26 PM
A bunch of Broadway musicals, the return of favorite rocking Christmas shows, a classic crooner and comedians, an iconic performer’s daughter and more fill the 2013-14 season that was just announced for Easton’s State Theatre. Yup, Little...
| Aug 18, 2013
| 8:01 AM
Etta May, the stand-up comic who playfully describes herself as “Minnie Pearl with a migraine,” is returning to the Pioneer Playhouse stage in Danville for another special comedy three-day weekend on Aug. 22, 23, and 24.
Etta May is a...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 6:18 AM
Is there any other way to think of the Comedy Central special that comedian Kristen Schaal delivered last spring? It appeared on April Fool's Day at midnight, a dead giveaway of its intentions (and probably the lamest thing about it)....
| Aug 21, 2013
| 9:28 AM
Tracy Morgan has never been known to hold back.
The stand-up comic has drawn criticism for his untamed brand of comedy, but Morgan believes oversensitivity is becoming a problem in the comedy industry.
"Stand-up has been around forever, you know,"...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 4:22 PM
A stage show of a popular television dance competition, the return of a 1990s hit band, a movie comic and a sports legend show have been announced for this fall at Sands Bethlehem Event Center, the venue has announced. The......
| Aug 6, 2013
| 3:32 PM
Here comes Mankind, ready to break you in half with his – one liners?
Wrestler Mick Foley is performing in Chicago tomorrow not in the guise of his pro wrestler persona, but trying out his stand-up comedy skills at Zanies in Rosemont. The man of...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 2:35 PM
Magic rookie guard Victor Oladipo needs more motivation like a caterpillar needs another leg.
He already plays at warp speed when he's on the floor — and actually has no explanation why.
"I got this inner energy," Oladipo said by phone Friday...