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  • Adam Sandler, David Spade & more announce Here Comes the Funny Tour

    Adam Sandler, David Spade & more announce Here Comes the Funny Tour

    Over the years, Adam Sandler and David Spade have collaborated on hilarious movies, viral “Saturday Night Live” skits, and popular TV series. Now, the funny friends are teaming-up to take their stand-up show on the road – along with a few more of their hilarious compadres – for the cross-country...
  • Miranda Sings

    Miranda says: Most Miranda things Miranda Sings has ever said

    She’s outta your league. Like way, totally out. But you still love her. You’re obsessed with her. And that’s the way it will always be because she is the absolute best. Even Chuck Norris would come in fourth to Miranda Sings’s amazingness – fourth because Miranda would take first, second, and third...
  • Tracy Morgan performs stand-up comedy at Primm Valley Resort & Casino's Star of the Desert Arena on Oct. 22

    Interview: Tracy Morgan on his return to stand-up comedy and his upcoming show

    Laughter truly is the best medicine. Just ask funnyman Tracy Morgan, who after recovering from a serious car accident while on tour in 2014, is back out on the road doing what he loves most: stand-up comedy. Performing at Nevada’s Primm Valley Resort & Casino on Oct. 22, Morgan plans to bring...
  • Watch: Russell Simmons shares trailer for 'All Def Comedy' featuring Tony Rock

    Watch: Russell Simmons shares trailer for 'All Def Comedy' featuring Tony Rock

    For decades, Russell Simmons has given countless up-and-coming comedians, musicians and performers the opportunity to connect with fans on a national level. The Def Jam co-founder is once again shining a spotlight on emerging comedic talents with his new special “All Def Comedy,” which is set to...
  • Comedian Tom Segura announces No Teeth No Entry Tour

    Comedian Tom Segura announces No Teeth No Entry Tour

    With two hilarious comedy specials under his belt, Tom Segura has connected with countless comedy fans who love his hilarious insights on sex, fatherhood and the irritating challenges of living in our modern society. Fans will now get the chance to see his hilarity live as the comedian has announced...
  • Watch: Joe Rogan shares trailer for upcoming Netflix special 'Triggered'

    Watch: Joe Rogan shares trailer for upcoming Netflix special 'Triggered'

    On Oct. 21, comedy fans will get the opportunity to watch the newest offering from Joe Rogan when his special “Triggered” drops on Netflix. In the recently released trailer for the show, the former “Fear Factor” host can be seen sharing his unfiltered – and hilarious – opinions about everything from...
  • Mike Birbiglia to tape 'Thank God for Jokes' comedy special this November

    Mike Birbiglia to tape 'Thank God for Jokes' comedy special this November

    Mike Birbiglia has had a huge hit with his one-man show “Thank God for Jokes” both as a staple in the New York theater scene and as a touring show across the country. Now, the popular performance piece is about to become available for fans to watch in the comfort of their own homes as Birbiglia has...
  • Fred Armisen announces fall music tour

    Fred Armisen announces fall music tour

    Comedian Fred Armisen had such a good time parodying musicians on his IFC series “Documentary Now,” he’s decided to take his act on the road. Starting on Oct. 29, the former “Saturday Night Live” funnyman will be performing some of the various spoof songs he has written over the course of his career...
  • Stream: Kevin Hart drops 'What Now? (The Mixtape Presents Chocolate Droppa)'

    Stream: Kevin Hart drops 'What Now? (The Mixtape Presents Chocolate Droppa)'

    Kevin Hart has always had a close relationship with the music world, especially hip-hop.  Now the comedian has jumped head first into the mix with his freestylin’ alter ego Chocolate Droppa to promote his latest stand-up concert film “What Now?” in theaters now.  Kevin Hart: What Now? (The Mixtape...
  •  “The Liberal Redneck Manifesto: Draggin’ Dixie Outta the Dark”

    Trae Crowder, Corey Ryan Forrester, and Drew Morgan on the ‘wellRED’ comedy tour

    “We are the South.” Trae Crowder, Corey Ryan Forrester, and Drew Morgan are a trio of southern comedians who wrote “The Liberal Redneck Manifesto: Draggin’ Dixie Outta the Dark.” In the book, they offer a common­sense look at issues like race, religion, LGBT rights, and gun control. However, being...
  • Movie review: 'Kevin Hart: What Now?' looks to take over the world

    Movie review: 'Kevin Hart: What Now?' looks to take over the world

    Kevin Hart is everywhere.  He has risen over the past few years to solid A-List status and may be the hardest working man in show-business.  He is a star in movies, TV shows (he's currently in "Real Husbands of Hollywood") and just finished a 156 gig stand-up tour, which brought him to over 10...
  • Ahmed Bharoocha to drop debut comedy album 'Almond Badoody'

    Ahmed Bharoocha to drop debut comedy album 'Almond Badoody'

    Comedian Ahmed Bharoocha is gearing up for a big October. Not only is he appearing on Comedy Central's “The Half Hour” on Oct. 14, but he is also releasing his debut comedy album, Almond Badoody, via Comedy Central Records, that very same night. Throughout the release, Bharoocha discusses his half...
  • Steve Harvey is returning to 'Showtime at The Apollo' for new specials

    Steve Harvey is returning to 'Showtime at The Apollo' for new specials

    Since first premiering in 1987, “Showtime at the Apollo” helped to launch the careers of countless comedians, musicians and performers who took the stage at the famed Apollo Theater in Harlem. Now, Fox has announced that the popular program will be returning for two new specials that will be hosted...
  • Watch: Jim Norton gets walked out on by Nancy Grace plus new tour dates

    Watch: Jim Norton gets walked out on by Nancy Grace plus new tour dates

    Comedian Jim Norton has never been one to sugar coat his opinions and while that has garnered him legions of fans all over the world, it has also led to a tough conversation or two. One such discussion recently took place when TV host Nancy Grace stopped by the 'Jim and Sam Show' which Norton hosts...
  • Jim Gaffigan to donate Milwaukee show ticket sales to local food pantry

    Jim Gaffigan to donate Milwaukee show ticket sales to local food pantry

    Throughout the fall, Jim Gaffigan has been making fans across the U.S. and beyond laugh as he travels around the world on his Fully Dressed Tour. Now, the comedian is giving back while generating laughs as he has announced that his recently added fourth show in Milwaukee – taking place at 9:30 at...
  • Felipe Esparza, Mel Brooks & Ali Wong top Riot LA 2017 lineup

    Felipe Esparza, Mel Brooks & Ali Wong top Riot LA 2017 lineup

    The Riot LA Comedy Festival, which takes place in downtown Los Angeles on Jan. 20 – 22, is celebrating its fifth anniversary with a diverse lineup of stand-up comedians, film legends and cutting edge video producers. Mel Brooks, Ali Wong and Felipe Esparza are among the first performers announced to...
  • Adam DeVine announces winter US tour

    Adam DeVine announces winter US tour

    On Oct. 11, “Workaholics” star Adam DeVine announced that he’ll be heading out on tour this Jan. The funny man’s Weird Life Tour includes 27 dates throughout the United States and will go through March 2017. Tickets DeVine’s upcoming shows will go on sale this Friday. Staging an expansive tour now...
  • The Best Buddies Comedy Benefit will be held at The Comedy Store on Sunday, Oct. 16.

    AXS interview: Greg Fitzsimmons talks comedy for a cause

    This Sunday, Oct. 16, comedians in Los Angeles will take to the stage at The World Famous Comedy Store for the Best Buddies Comedy Benefit. Best Buddies is an incredible organization that was founded in 1989 by Anthony Kennedy Shriver and is dedicated to helping people with intellectual and...
  • Tim Takechi as Einstein, Madison Jade Jones as Suzanne, Melissa Fenwick as Germaine, Matt Manguso as Freddy

    BPA's 'Picasso at the Lapine Agile' brings the whimsy

    Bainbridge Performing Arts opened their 60th theater season this weekend to enthusiastic and near-sellout crowds. The assembled masses saw a delight, by turns deep and whimsical, that starred the set as much as it did the talented players on stage. "Picasso at the Lapin Agile" was the bill of fare...
  • Sarah Silverman & Demetri Martin top Jokes for Votes Tour

    Sarah Silverman & Demetri Martin top Jokes for Votes Tour

    This election cycle has contributed a never-ending supply of inspiration for comedians to create new material. Now, some of the funniest stand-up acts in the world—including Sarah Silverman, Demetri Martin, Reggie Watts and many more—are giving back to democracy by encouraging young people to...
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