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  • Jena Friedman to drop 'American C*nt' album on Inauguration Day

    Jena Friedman to drop 'American C*nt' album on Inauguration Day

    Comedian Jena Friedman tackled the insanity of the 2016 election with her debut hour-long special, “American C*nt,” which premiered on Seeso back in October. The comedian has chosen Inauguration Day, Jan. 20, as the perfect date to release the special as an album, so everyone can soon enjoy her...
  • Comedian Jen Kirkman announces All New Material, Girl Fall Tour

    Comedian Jen Kirkman announces All New Material, Girl Fall Tour

    Last week, Jen Kirkman released the first – and what may be the best – stand-up special of the year with her new hour, “Just Keep Livin'?” which premiered on Netflix. Now, the comedian has revealed that she will be taking her show on the road this fall with a new tour entitled The All New Material...
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    Magic reappears at the legendary Cutting Room in WONDERSHOW

    WONDERSHOW, a new school variety event featuring today's best magicians, returns to Manhattan’s Cutting Room where it's been mesmerizing sold out crowds since 2015. Each month offers a rotating cast of world-class entertainers and the latest installment, bowing Thursday Jan. 19 at 10 p.m., is...
  • Five comedians we want to see on the Bonnaroo 2017 lineup

    Five comedians we want to see on the Bonnaroo 2017 lineup

    The Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival has announced that it will be dropping its 2017 lineup – and making tickets available – on Jan. 11. The Tennessee-based event always assembles an amazing collection of superstar musicians to entertain fans down on the farm, but some of the most enjoyable sets...
  • Jerry Seinfeld talks orthodontia with Kristin Wiig in 'Comedians in Cars' premiere

    Jerry Seinfeld talks orthodontia with Kristin Wiig in 'Comedians in Cars' premiere

    The season nine premiere of Jerry Seinfeld's mobile talk show, “Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee,” is finally here. On Jan. 5, the stand-up legend dropped the first episode of the new season, which featured one of the best improv and sketch comics in the world – Kristen Wiig. Seinfeld picked-up the...
  • Janeane Garofalo's 'If I May' to drop this January

    Janeane Garofalo's 'If I May' to drop this January

    Back in October, Seeso subscribers got a chance to see Janeane Garofalo's latest special, “If I May,” when it debuted on the comedy streaming service. Now, comedy fans everywhere will have the opportunity to pick-up the album on iTunes, Google Play, Amazon and all other digital retailers when Comedy...
  • Jim Gaffigan raised $70,000 for local food pantry with New Year's Eve shows

    Jim Gaffigan raised $70,000 for local food pantry with New Year's Eve shows

    Several comedians gave the gift of laughter over the holidays with stand-up shows across the country throughout Christmas, Hanukkah and the New Year, but Jim Gaffigan went above and beyond to raise funds for a Milwaukee food pantry. The star of “The Jim Gaffigan Show” donated one hundred percent of...
  • Jen Kirkman & more to drop new Netflix specials this January

    Jen Kirkman & more to drop new Netflix specials this January

    It would appear that Netflix's 2017 resolution is to be the funniest streaming service in the business as it has announce that four new comedy specials are dropping in the month of January alone. Jen Kirkman, Jim Gaffigan, Neal Brennan and Cristela Alonzo will each premiere their latest hours on...
  • Los Angeles via Chicago: Riot LA comedian Kyle Kinane's best jokes about the Windy City

    Los Angeles via Chicago: Riot LA comedian Kyle Kinane's best jokes about the Windy City

    On Jan. 22, Kyle Kinane is joining forces with Nikki Glaser and Eugene Mirman for an epic performance at The Theatre at Ace Hotel in conjunction with the Riot LA comedy festival. The Chicago-born comedian may be performing in the City of Angels, but his humor often reflects his traditional Midwest...
  • Riot LA performer Eugene Mirman is the voice of a generation

    Riot LA performer Eugene Mirman is the voice of a generation

    Eugene Mirman has starred in hilarious stand-up specials, hosted popular podcasts and appeared in several notable TV series throughout his career, but one of his biggest contributions to comedy comes in the form of animation as he has provided the voice of many funny characters. In honor of Mirman's...
  • Riot LA performer Nikki Glaser's best burns

    Riot LA performer Nikki Glaser's best burns

    On Jan. 22, Nikki Glaser will be bringing her unfiltered brand of comedy to The Theatre at Ace Hotel for a special show – which also includes performances by Eugene Mirman and Kyle Kinane – in conjunction with Riot LA. The highly-anticipated comedy festival also features an all-star lineup including...
  • Janeane Garofalo tops What a Joke Comedy Fest

    Janeane Garofalo tops What a Joke Comedy Fest

    This January, comedians across the country are joining forces to raise money for the ACLU on Inauguration Day Weekend for the What A Joke Comedy Fest. The massive benefit festival, which features New York City performances by Janeane Garofalo, Jo Firestone, Laurie Kilmartin and many more, comes as a...
  • Ricky Gervais to head out on the Humanity Tour in 2017

    Ricky Gervais to head out on the Humanity Tour in 2017

    Ricky Gervais is planning on sharing his unique brand of comedy with fans all over the world in the new year with a massive comedy tour. Dubbed the Humanity Tour, this new worldwide comedy adventure finds the comedian returning to the stand-up stage after a seven-year hiatus. “Humanity is turning...
  • Louis C.K. launches his own comedy app

    Louis C.K. launches his own comedy app

    As a stand-up comedian, Louis C.K. has headlined some of the biggest venues in the world. He has also created several critically-acclaimed TV series (“Louie,” “Horace & Pete,” etc), released some of the funniest comedy specials in history (“Oh My God,” “Live at the Beacon Theatre,” etc) and has...
  • Watch Jerry Seinfeld get coffee with Kristen Wiig in new 'Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee' trailer

    Watch Jerry Seinfeld get coffee with Kristen Wiig in new 'Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee' trailer

    Comedy fans got an early Christmas present from Jerry Seinfeld in the form of a brand new trailer for the ninth season of his Crackle TV series, “Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee.” A whole new lineup of hilarious comedians and actors – and one returning coffee companion – appear in the 90-second...
  • Mike Birbiglia announces Working It Out Tour

    Mike Birbiglia announces Working It Out Tour

    Comedian Mike Birbiglia spent much of 2016 performing his critically acclaimed one-man show, “Thank God for Jokes,” which is set to be released as a Netflix special next year, in New York City and beyond. Fans will once again have the opportunity to see him performing in 2017 as he has announced...
  • Felipe Esparza set to bring the laughs to Riot LA

    Felipe Esparza set to bring the laughs to Riot LA

    On Jan. 19-22, comedy fans are in for a laugh out loud good time as Riot LA has assembled an all-star lineup featuring some of the most hilarious stand-up acts in the world. Mel Brooks, Maria Bamford, Ali Wong and many more comedians are set to bring the funny to venues across Los Angeles during the...
  • Riot LA to host Eugene Mirman, Nikki Glaser & Kyle Kinane in one great show

    Riot LA to host Eugene Mirman, Nikki Glaser & Kyle Kinane in one great show

    This upcoming January, Los Angeles comedy fans are in for a treat as the masterminds behind Riot LA – which takes place in venues across the city on Jan. 19-22 – have recruited everyone from Mel Brooks to Whitney Cummings to Ali Wong to perform during the event. While it is standard practice for...
  • Year in Review: Best Comedy of 2016

    Year in Review: Best Comedy of 2016

    2016 has provided comedians with a lot of inspiration. From hilarious new sitcoms to popular comedy tours, the year's best comics have used a variety of formats to share their unique humor with fans across the globe. Here's a look at our favorite funny acts of 2016. Best New Podcast – Kyle Kinane...
  • Nick Swardson, Chris Hardwick & more to appear on 'The Comedy Jam'

    Nick Swardson, Chris Hardwick & more to appear on 'The Comedy Jam'

    Back in October, Comedy Central ordered its popular special, 'The Comedy Jam – the showcase which features stand-up comedians performing in front of a live audience while they share memorable moments from their lives and perform an iconic song that related to that experience – to a full series and...
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