On August 5 and August 6, stand up comedian Brad Garrett is going to perform live stand up comedy in Phoenix at CityScape. The stand up comedy show is called Stand Up Live Comedy Theatre and will have as special guest stand up comedian and voice impressionist Melissa Villasenor.
A two parts stand up comedy tour is scheduled to take place this years and the performers are American-Muslims stand up comedians. First part of the stand up comedy tour, called “The Muslims Are Coming” starts in August 5 and ends August 15. During this funny 10 days, the stand up comedians will take over Florida, Georgia, Alabama, and Tennessee. The second part of the stand up comedy show is scheduled to start in the fall in to the Midwest.
Just for Laughs comedy festival is approaching his end, so the Canadian Comedy Network announced its own comedy projects that include collaboration with stand up comedians like Jeremy Hotz and Russell Peters.
Even if Kevin J. Williams is a new comer in stand up comedy, he has a lot of stand up comedy concerts. On Saturday, July 30, he will perform in "Conversation Pieces" at Soft Illusions Fine Art Gallery, at 8 p.m. alongside other fellow stand up comedians.
Comedian and writer Seth Meyers is best known for his “Weekend Update” at Saturday Night Live show, but this summer he is not going to be at his desk. He is going to literary stand up and entertains a live audience starting Saturday, July 30 at the Mirage, Las Vegas.
Stand up comedian Louis C.K. is at the top of his career right now. He has big success and the sold out comedy concerts are a statement for it. To acknowledge his talent, Just For Laughs Festival named the stand up comedian Comedy Person of the Year. Louis C.K. is going to receive his award today at a noon luncheon Friday at the Hyatt Regency Hotel.
Stand up comedian Colin Quinn is going to bring his comedy show Long Story Short at the Just For Laughs Festival in Montreal on Friday and Saturday at 7 p.m. at Cinquième Salle of Place des Arts. Colin will entertain the audiences for 75 minutes with his Long Story Short stand up comedy concert for two nights in a row.
Stand up comedian Norm Macdonald is known for his darker humor – no wonder he played the voice of Death in an episode of Family Guy. On Saturday, July 30, he is going to entertain his fans at Silver Legacy performing a stand up comedy show about the life’s little absurdities.
We all wait eagerly for the Comedy Central Roast of Charlie Sheen, because, as the former star of Two and a Half Men said himself, "You could say I've been providing kindling for this Roast for a while". But who is going to roast him? We don’t know yet, but stand up comedian Mercer Morrison wants really bad to be a part of the roast.
If you are a fan of stand up comedy, you should not miss The Late Night Grind comedy show which will take place every last Saturday of the month. The fun is guaranteed by AJ the Comedian in the first edition of the show, on July 30, at Next Coffee Co., 19420 N. 58th Ave.
On August 12, at The Muckenthaler Cultural Center, Fullerton, CA is going to take place the Comedy and Wine: The Center OC’s OUTrageous Summer Night. The event invites gays and lesbians for a night out, to enjoy a good wine and an outrageously funny stand up comedy show featuring Jason Stuart and Jennie McNulty.
Tony Marrs is an 18 years old business finance student from South Shields who has a great love for stand up comedy. He is one of the rising stars of stand up comedy and is going to be the host of the Grey Horse pub in Front Street, East Boldon comedy night, on Friday, August 12.
Melbourne comedian Dave O’Neil wants to spread some laughs at Ballina, New South Wales, Australia on July 28, starting 8 p.m. The stand up comedian is famous for his intelligent humor and his love for pushing the boundaries. This is what made O’Neil one of the most appreciated stand up comedian in Australia, during his 20 years long career.
August has to be a great month because it starts with a stand up comedy show you would not want to miss. Famous stand up comedian Daniel Tosh, the host of Tosh.0 tv show is going to perform live on Monday, August 1 at Overture Hall, 201 State St., Madison Wisconsin.
During a stand up comedy show which took place last Friday in Florida, stand up comedian Dave Chappelle refused performing because members of the crowd were filming him. The stand up comedian who is currently of radar, did not try to hide his irritation at all: he was sighing loudly and playing with his cell phone.
Stand up comedian John Pinette is on the roll with his latest stand up comedy special called Still Hungry. The special is going to have its premiere on Comedy Central on July 29th and will be released on DVD on August 2nd. Beside this, John Pinette is on tour promoting Still Hungry and, as part of this stand up comedy tour, he will perform at the Capitol Center for the Arts on Friday, November 18th at 8:00pm.
Stand up comedian Wil Hodgson, known for his pink trademark hair, recently shaved, is going to perform his one hour stand up comedy show at the Edinburgh Festival next month. 2004 winner of Perrier Award for Best Newcomer at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe, Wil Hodgson is a Chippenham native had worked part time as a lecturer at Wiltshire College.
Outside The Box Comedy Productions is going to launch a new stand up comedy show called Stand Up By Royal Appointment. The monthly stand up comedy show will have the premiere on July 30 at the Windsor Theatre Royal and it is going to happen regularly.
The multitalented actor, comedian, musician and writer Steve Martin is getting really serious when it comes to his music. Currently in a musical tour, he will stop at the Vancouver Center for Performing Arts Today, at 7: 30 p.m. The Steep Canyon Rangers will be joining the comedian in his musical adventure.
Stand up comedian Chonda Pierce is going to have a stand up comedy concert at First Baptist Church, on Friday, July 29. But for the stand up comedian is not really a performance. It is like rejoining old friends given the fact that this is not the first time Chonda Pierce comes to Tulsa.
Stand up comedian Will Durst, known for his sharp political satire, is going to be doing stand up Thursday through Sunday, July 28, at Rooster T. Feathers, Sunnyvale. The stand up comedian is much expected to go on stage and smoothly but bravely underline the truth that we all see in today’s politics.
Widely known for his appearances at Steve Harvey Morning Show broadcast, Thomas Miles just filmed his first stand up comedy special called “Just My Thoughts”. The DVD will be released on July 26th on DVD and digital download at $14.98. Expect to see the stand up comedian tackling Barak Obama, Bishop Eddie Long and the marriage and relationship subject.
Susie Essman, best known for her role as Susie Greene in the HBO sitcom “Curb Your Enthusiasm”, started her comedy career doing stand up comedy. And now she is about to get back on stage and perform. The two stand up comedy show will take place on July 30, at Comix at Foxwoods Casino. The stand up comedian starts his shows at 8 and 10:30 p.m.
Asia gets serious when it comes to developing the stand up comedy industry. Like in many other countries/continents, stand up comedy has flourished. This is the same case for Kuala Lumpur. But we are not talking about the classic stand up comedy concert. It is even more than that. Imagine a battle of stand up comedy groups fighting for laughs!
As the host of “Show Me the Funny” stand up comedy contest, Jason Manford used to do a little stand up of his own, like a warming act for the contestants. But, apparently, this is over now. The stand up comedian’s bits were edited off because Universal Pictures owns the rights for his current jokes in the light of the up coming release of his new stand up comedy DVD in November.
When you say Bill Maher you say stand up comedy. This is a given. The host of “Real Time” is one of the most famous stand up comedians around. Even if he has been in the comedy circuit for more than 30 years, stand up comedian Bill Maher is not going to stop entertaining us. He is going to perform on Sunday, July 24, at the Palace Theatre in Cleveland's PlayhouseSquare.
Stand Up comedian Michael Ian Black has the first week of August all filled up. He is host of #SnarkWeek on Comedy Central and CC.com/standup, from Monday, August 1 to Saturday, August 6, culminating with the premiere of the biting and jaw-dropping premiere of "Michael Ian Black: Very Famous," on Saturday, August 6, at 11:00 p.m.
High Rock Outfitters, the very unique combination of canoe/kayak and outfitting business and coffee shop by day and entertainment venue by night is adding another surprise element. Starting July 29, here are going to take place monthly stand up comedy shows, hosted by stand up comedian Adam Allred.
In these times, there are more and more homeless animals on the streets and more of them at shelters, waiting to be adopted. But the population must be educated first on how to take care of a pet in order to prevent the number of stray animals to grow. This is what Ration Animal organization is fighting for. But they don’t fight alone. They have a team of top class stand up comedians to help them.
He is used with facing a lot of challenges, but no one told him that this competition could get that frightening. North Lincolnshire police sergeant Alfie Moore also known as Westcliffe policeman Phil Moore was one of the contestants of “Show Me the Funny”. The first episode took place in Liverpool and Moore nailed it! He gets a stand up comedy pass for the next stage and he is now one step closer to winning the big prize.
Stand up comedian and host of “The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson”, an Emmy Award-nominated, Peabody Award-winning late-night talk show that airs on CBS, is going to have a stand up comedy concert in Toronto on July 29 and in Montreal the next day.
Even if he is a British stand up comedian, Eddie Izzard follows the American style when it comes to his stand up comedy career and he aims high: “Let’s go to the moon!” A dream come true is Eddie Izzard’s performance to the Hollywood Bowl set for tonight.
Comedian Neal Brennan isn’t that known as a stand up comedian. His name mostly relates to the Chappelle’s Show. He, in partnership with stand up comedian Dave Chappelle was the show’s creators. But about four years ago, Neal Brennan started doing stand up comedy and his next show will be at Kent’s Water Street Tavern tonight at 9:30 p.m.
Jonathan May-Bowles is a well known British stand up comedian and activist, one of the founding members of UK Uncut. He was identified to be the man who barged in committee hearing and attacked Rupert Murdoch. The stand up comedian who is very political, tried throwing a plate of white foam into Murdoch's face at close range.
Who would have imagined that the basketball player Ron Artest would do so great performing stand up comedy? But, apparently, he does and he really enjoys it. His life took quite a spin when he accepted to host “Ron Artest: The Ultimate Comedy Tour”. Also a rapper, Ron Artest took his chance with stand up comedy and he is beginning to attract more and more fans.
Kent Alterman, head of original programming and production at Comedy Central announced today that Nick Swardson’s insane TV show called “Nick Swardson’s Pretend Time” is going to come back with his second season on Wednesday, October 5 at 10:30 p.m.
Comedian and ventriloquist Conrad Koch is going to have his first local live comedy show at Old Mutual Theatre on the Square from 2-27 August. The comedian and his show “My-Pro-Doll and Nuro-Friends” received in 2010 the “Entertainer of the Year 2010” award and he is a pioneer in ventriloquism comedy in South Africa.
Tom Green, best-known for his shock humor brand of comedy, found mainstream prominence via his MTV television show The Tom Green Show. Green was also in the public eye for his short-lived marriage to actress Drew Barrymore, and for his roles in such films as Freddy Got Fingered, Road Trip, Stealing Harvard and Charlie's Angels. Since 2010, Tom Green stared doing stand up comedy and his next show will be on Thursday, at The Plaza Live, 425 N. Bumby Ave., Orlando.
After the Golden Globes, a lot of people were left amazed by Ricky Gervais in his role of host. There were complaints coming from everywhere: the artists, the producers – they all found the stand up comedian’s jokes “totally unacceptable”. However, bad publicity is publicity after all and let’s keep this in mind: we are talking about Ricky Gervais here!
Reality shows seem to have taken over our lives nowadays. There are more and more of them on TV and their subjects go sometimes above real life. But they present us real situations, indeed. This is the same case with reality show “Same Name”, a show in which a celebrity switches places with a common person who has the same name.