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By Mark Ciemcioch » Wednesday, May 27, 2015

Tommy Davidson got on stage for the first time because “a friend of mine asked me to do what I had never done before,” he said. As it turns out, Davidson has a knack for making people laugh, a... Read More

By Mark Ciemcioch » Friday, May 22, 2015

A ball of kinetic energy by the name of J.B. Smoove rolled through Helium Comedy Club and broke the audience in half Thursday night, during the first of five shows running through Saturday.Confession... Read More

By Mark Ciemcioch » Thursday, May 21, 2015

Josh Potter continues his work as a producer on “The Shredd and Ragan Show,” a nighttime DJ slot from 7 to 10 p.m., and “The Stage Time Podcast” he co-hosts with Rick Matthews on the Trending... Read More

By Mark Ciemcioch » Wednesday, May 20, 2015

Comedian JB Smoove had a solid career going for himself in the early 2000s, performing stand-up comedy in clubs and late-night talk shows, while appearing in small roles in various movies, and... Read More

By Jeff Simon » Tuesday, May 19, 2015

William Knoedelseder is the author of “I’m Dying Up Here,” one of the best books of the last few years about the huge changes in stand-up comedy. The book is known for, among other things,... Read More

By Mark Ciemcioch » Wednesday, May 13, 2015

As the former host of VH1’s “Comedy Spotlight,” Bobby Collins is old school enough to tour with acts like Frank Sinatra and Cher, while continuing to remain relevant by working with Chris Rock... Read More

By Mark Ciemcioch » Tuesday, May 12, 2015

When Kevin Smith made his breakthrough with the 1994 indie movie “Clerks,” the writer-director immediately and firmly established his persona: the verbose slacker obsessed by niche pop culture.... Read More

By Toni Ruberto » Monday, May 4, 2015

Comedian Bill Maher brings his unique brand of political commentary to Shea's Performing Arts for a show at 8 p.m. Sept. 26. In addition to his stand-up tours, Maher has hosted HBO's "Real Time"... Read More

By Colin Dabkowski » Monday, April 27, 2015

If you haven't yet heard of Dubsmash, the insanely fun lip-sync-driven app that allows ordinary folks to make and share their best impressions of Dr. Evil or Kate Winslet, consider this your... Read More

By Mark Ciemcioch » Wednesday, April 22, 2015

Comedian Katrina Brown is not afraid to speak her mind. A married mother of two boys, Brown has performed throughout “middle” America for years and she loves it.“There’s a... Read More

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