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  • Comedy: Bordello Bar's new 'Trick'

     
    If Thelma and Louise spontaneously took to producing comedy variety shows, the result might be a little like the show called “Trick: Bordello” — a rollicking, multidimensional staged adventure that's a little bit sexy, a little bit spunky...
  • Weekend Agenda: Downtown on Ice, Mondo X-Mas, ReGifted at UCB

     
    Friday, 12.24: Downtown on Ice @ Pershing Square Still, if Christmas Eve puts you more in the mood for the more traditional type of holiday skating, bundle up (well, put on a sweatshirt and jeans) and head to Pershing Square, where you can triple-lutz...
  • Weekend Agenda: Labrat Matinee, FYF Scavenger Hunt, Sh*tty Jobs

     
    Friday 12.3: A Labrat Matinee 8 @ USC School of Cinematic Arts Head down to USC for this presentation of rarely seen music videos, comedy clips, out-there animation and other “eye-melting magic,” presented by DubLab, L.A.'s favorite nonprofit Web...
  • Comics on comics: Who makes Apatow laugh out loud?

     
    “I love Maria Bamford. She makes me laugh. I think she's hysterically funny. She performs all over the place [in L.A]. Have you seen her? She's so funny — she's one of the few people that really makes you laugh hard, who's doing something so inte...
  • Amy Poehler talks Golden Globes, 'SNL' hires and new Comedy Central show

    Amy Poehler talks Golden Globes, 'SNL' hires and new Comedy Central show
    In just two days, Amy Poehler will co-host the 71st annual Golden Globes. She's got an NBC show -- and a web show. A film set for Sundance. And she's executive producer of the upcoming Comedy Central bestie comedy "Broad City," which she was helping to...
  • Review: Funny and female define 'Broad City'

     Review: Funny and female define 'Broad City'
    Every so often the question is raised as to whether women can be funny, usually because some old gasbag with a finger on the pulse of the past has declared that they cannot. It is hard to know what to do with such a ridiculous question given how often...
  • 'Broad City' brings female misadventures to male-oriented Comedy Central

    'Broad City' brings female misadventures to male-oriented Comedy Central
    NEW YORK — Late one evening in June, Abbi Jacobson and Ilana Glazer are outlining an episode for their Comedy Central series, "Broad City," when their conversation turns to Superman — specifically, which incarnation of the Man of Steel is...
  • TV Picks: 'Sherlock,' 'Powerpuff Girls,' Comedy Central comedies

    TV Picks: 'Sherlock,' 'Powerpuff Girls,' Comedy Central comedies
    "Sherlock" (PBS, Sundays). Wreathed in the glory that is Benedict Cumberbatch's current status as an international sex symbol -- "The Thinking Woman's Crumpet," he has been called, in the land of crumpets -- comes the third season of Mark Gatiss and...
  • 'Saturday Night Live' adds black female cast member

    'Saturday Night Live' adds black female cast member
    Good news for Jay Pharoah and Kenan Thompson; they won't have to appear in drag anymore on "Saturday Night Live." Or at least not as often. The show has finally added a black female to the cast. After auditioning actresses in cities across the country,...
  • TV Picks: 'Dancing on the Edge,' 'Clash,' 'Birthday Boys,' 'Nashville'

    TV Picks: 'Dancing on the Edge,' 'Clash,' 'Birthday Boys,' 'Nashville'
    "Dancing on the Edge" (Starz, Saturdays). Stephen Poliakoff ("The Lost Prince") wrote and directed this early-1930s period piece set at the intersection of jazz and aristocracy. Chiwetel Ejiofor plays Louis Lester, a black British jazz genius whose career...
  • Live Review: The Eric Andre Show gets messy at the Fonda Theatre

    Live Review: The Eric Andre Show gets messy at the Fonda Theatre
    Tuesday night, a "band of robbers" caused a fracas on the streets of Hollywood. Inside the Fonda Theatre nearby, comedian Eric Andre was making a melee of his own. The absurdist mock-talk-show host has become a staple of Adult Swim, with his sendups...