Marlon Wayans walked onto the Helium Comedy Club stage in a dark blue-and-black plaid shirt. It was neatly buttoned.
But it wouldn’t stay that way.
He clutched a cup of tea; a white towel dang... Read More
By now, at age 42 and as the youngest member of an iconic comedy family, Marlon Wayans could probably cruise through Hollywood.
His famous name, lengthy credits and solid returns (his movies have g... Read More
Tonight’s planned visit from HBO star and “Daily Show” alum John Oliver to the University at Buffalo’s Alumni Arena has been postponed to Dec. 3.
Oliver was scheduled to arrive this afterno... Read More
Rapist. That’s what young comic Hannibal Buress called Bill Cosby in mid-October during a stand-up routine at the Trocadero Club in Philadelphia.
The quote in context is this: “13 (the number o... Read More
Comedy can now be found at a variety of venues on any night of the week. Here’s a sampling of what happens on a regular basis.
Mr. Goodbar (1110 Elmwood Ave.). Open mic, 8 p.m. Sunday.
Bear’... Read More
Meet the comedians: One is a writer who loves “the journey of finding the right word.” Another is a bank worker who describes his life’s passion as one for people “with intense insecurities an... Read More
He’s a newsman (of sorts), a writer (with a pretty cool gig) and a Harvard grad (but you can leave that part out, please).
Above all, though, Colin Jost is a guy who, by his admission, “feels m... Read More
Whatever people were expecting out of spending a Saturday night with David Spade, they probably didn’t get it.That could be good, it could be bad, or it could be a tad surprising.For example, i... Read More