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Anthony Johnson, Comedian and ’Friday’ Star, Dies at 55

One of the more memorable comic performers of the 1990s has died. Anthony Johnson, best known as Ezal from the ’90s comedy classic Friday passed away. As of this writing, no cause of death has been revealed. Johnson was only 55 years old. According to Johnson’s nephew (via TMZ), Johnson...
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Comedy Night at the Shaskeen Pub rebranded as Ruby Room Comedy

MANCHESTER, NH – After nearly a decade of laughs, Comedy Night at the Shaskeen lives on as the rebranded Ruby Room Comedy, with a full lineup planned into Fall 2021. Since 2013, Dave Carter and Nick Lavallee provided a platform for local artists and comedy legends alike to share the stage, making Wednesday night comedy a tradition for downtown Manchester’s bar-going crowd. On August 27, The Facebook page for “Comedy Night at the Shaskeen Pub” announced that September 1 would be the duo’s last show as producers and hosts, marking an eight-year run for their take on comedy night. In its place, Ruby Room Comedy, hosted by Geneva Beaudoin, launched on September 8 with a lineup that featured Andy Haynes, Jaylene Tran, and Sam Pelletier. Haynes, a seasoned comedian, has been featured on Comedy Central, Conan, and Late Night with Jimmy Fallon.
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Rob Beckett on being himself, lockdown life and his funny new TV show

Lockdown has turned comedian Rob Beckett 35, into something of a Swiss Army knife. First, joining forces with fellow comedian Josh Widdicombe his hit twice-weekly podcast Rob Beckett and Josh Widdicombe’s Parenting Hell was born.Next he continued to tickle our funny bones with the help of friend and long-time collaborator Romesh Ranganathan on Rob and Romesh Vs – before recently announcing his latest project, Rob Beckett’s Undeniable. A Comedy Central panel show which sees him discovering facts that sound almost too absurd to be true.With Google on standby, we find out more about the show – and those...

Moontower Comedy Festival Revives Live Festival Comedy This Week! Here’s Our Annual Look at The Lineup!

The Moontower Comedy Festival is Happening THIS WEEK in Austin Texas! September 22-25!!. The Moontower Comedy Festival was one of the first to make the decision shut down back in March 2020 just one month before comedy fans were scheduled to arrive in Austin Texas. It was a tough but responsible decision and now Austin’s flagship comedy festival is proud to be one of the first to reignite the comedy festival format. Moontower kicks off officially in two days with the crux of events taking place this coming weekend. I talked with Colleen McGarr and Lietza Brass, festival directors and curators, about this week’s events, which have been a long time coming.

How The Changing Comedy Landscape Is Making Hollywood Dispensable

Comedian and actor Tyler Fischer joined The Federalist Publisher Ben Domenech on Fox News’s “The Ben Domenech Podcast” on Monday to talk about how comedy has changed over the years and during the COVID-19 pandemic, and to pay tribute to the late Norm Macdonald. Fischer and Domenech noted how left-wing...

‘The Problem With Jon Stewart’ Teaser: The Former ‘Daily Show’ Host Returns With A More Mature Comedic News Series

Jon Stewart hosted “The Daily Show” for almost two decades. Over that time, he developed a brand of satire that was rooted in comedy first and information second. Sure, you could watch the show and learn a bit about the news, but really, you were there to laugh. It appears that the script has been flipped somewhat with his new Apple TV+ series, “The Problem with Jon Stewart.”

Palm Beach Kennel Club to offer comedy shows

Palm Beach Kennel Club (PBKC) is your entertainment destination with no limit power, table games, super simulcast, exceptional dining, and exciting events. PBKC is heading into fall with an exciting line-up of events. The fun kicks off with Comedian Nick Dipaolo on Sept. 23 and continues with comedy nights in the Paddock Restaurant and the first and third Thursday of every month. Mutt Derby Family Fun Nights, Sports Card Shows every last Sunday of the month, and lots more.

Rising comedienne Fatimah Taliah to release new comedy special this month

Fatimah Taliah shows true grit in times of adversity with her new upcoming comedy special that will be launched shortly. Los Angeles, CA – September 21, 2021 – Goliath-famous actress and popular comedienne Fatimah Taliah is pleased to announce the upcoming release of her new half-hour comedy special in the final quarter of the running month. Titled “NICE TO MEET ME”, the comedy special aims to motivate other comedians and artists to fight for their art and career, no matter how grim the situation is around. The special was shot during the peak of COVID-19 last year.

Laughin’ On Brix: Comedy group Trippin’ On Brix performs first show since two-year COVID-19 hiatus

Thursday, Sept. 16, after an almost two-year hiatus and a last-minute postponement of their comeback show, comedy group Trippin’ On Brix performed “Unlimited Brixsticks” for an enthusiastic full house at Ewell Hall. The performance, which featured alternating sketch and improv routines, began with a pre-recorded segment starring the “gentlemen of...