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  • DVD Review: The Dean Martin Celebrity Roasts Complete Collection
    'The Dean Martin Celebrity Roasts Complete Collection' DVD Review
    If your over the age of 40 this gift set will mean a lot to you. If your under the age of 40 then you might want to listen up because you are about to get a history lesson on the golden age of TV entertainment. Dean Martin was one of what used to...
  • Eliza Coupe and Oscar Nuñez of  USA Network's "Benched"
    The Office’s Oscar Nuñez talks USA’s new comedy series: ‘Benched’
    Oscar Nuñez always seems to wind up on a winning team. Early in his career, he performed with the Groundlings and ascended all the way to the apex of comedic achievements by becoming a member of their Sunday Company. As if that wasn’t proof...
  • The Phantom lives!
    The Phantom lives - but he has quite a hangover
    Was the Phantom poisoned or did he just have a really big bender?After making us think the Ghost Who Walks had shuffled off this mortal coil, cartoonist Paul Ryan has acknowledged he was just kidding around. The Phantom lives!But as you can see in...
  • Cooking with the Calamari Sisters
    Co-creator Jay Falzone talks 'Cooking with the Calamari Sisters'
    "Cooking with the Calamari Sisters" is a nationally touring theater production that combines cooking, music, and comedy starring sisters Delphine and Carmella Calamari. In anticipation of the sisters' appearance at the Marcus Center...
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    Classic Review: Young Frankenstein (1974)
    Comedy in film has been on a bit of a downward spiral of late, there really don't seem to be any memorable, or really any good, mainstream comedies anymore. Even worse pickings come in the parody subgenre, where derivative pop-culture...
  • "Discord"
    Brilliant "Discord"
    “Discord” Brilliant, Thought ProvokingAt The Theatre with Audrey Linden“The Gospel According to Thomas Jefferson, Charles Dickens, and Count Leo Tolstoy: The world Premiere of Discord” at the Geffen Playhouse brings three...
  • Laniea Dominguez Comedy For Causes
    When Purpose Meets Laughter: 1 On 1 With Laniea Dominguez On Comedy For Causes
    Since 2010 I've been writing articles for the Examiner as their LA Cultural Examiner "Brining You The Good News" and shining the light on people that deserve recognition for the good they're doing in the world! Some people like...
  • Marlon Wayans rolls into Boston for two shows on October 24
    Marlon Wayans rolls into Boston for two shows on October 24
    Wrap up your work week in style and hilarity as the multi-talented Marlon Wayans headlines The Wilbur on Friday, October 24, at 7:30 p.m. and 10:30 p.m. Fresh off of his hit summer TBS series, Funniest Wins, the actor, model, producer, comedian,...
  • HELLA GAY IS RIGHT!
    Hella Gay Comedy Comes to Tickle GLBT Funny Bones
    Comedy gets a whole new twist in the hands of the Hella Gay Comedy Festival, playing at various Bay Area venues between Nov. 5-9.Whether you want just laughs or perhaps laughs with partial undressed men, this festival has a niche for every GLBT...
  • This is where I leave You
    Yep, this is where I leave you!
    This Is Where I Leave You: Rated “R” (1 hour, 43 minutes) Starring: Tina Fey, Jason Bateman, Adam Driver, Rose Byrne, Timothy OlyphantDirected by: Shawn LevyWe all have family, some of ours are more dysfunctional than others, and while...
  • Hannibal Buress
    Bill Cosby is a rapist, says comedian Hannibal Buress
    Bill Cosby, the creator and star of the 1980s incredibly popular “The Bill Cosby Show,” has been called a rapist by Hannibal Buress. Buress, a New York-based comedian, made the extremely unflattering assertion about Cosby – who...
  • Shia LaBeouf makes funny cameo in latest Rob Cantor music video
    Shia LaBeouf makes surprise cameo in latest Rob Cantor epic (Video)
    Whatever else is said aboutShia LaBeouf, one thing's for sure, he's a good sport. In a new music video, posted to YouTube on Oct. 21 by musical comedy performance artist Rob Cantor, a live version of the parody tune, "Actual Cannibal...
  • Local actors face "vampires" in "The Night Watchmen"
    Local actors face "vampires" in "The Night Watchmen"
    Dig it: Three night watchmen. Mysterious wooden boxes. Darkness. Tension. Vampires!Those where some of the things that hit the screen in the teaser trailer for the upcoming film The Night Watchmen. (Watch the trailer here.) Ken Arnold, Executive...
  • Falcon Theatre asks ‘A or B?’ in world premiere comedy by Ken Levine
    Falcon Theatre asks ‘A or B?’ in world premiere comedy by Ken Levine
    Frequently champion of new work The Falcon Theatre presents the world premiere of“A or B?” a new comedy by Ken Levine. Andrew Barnicle directs this comedic, modern day love story, which stars Jules Willcox and Jason Dechert.“In...
  • St. Germain returns to Boston
    Dan St. Germain brings some levity to Somerville on October 23
    Comedian, writer and actor Dan St. Germain is gearing up to headline Johnny D’s in Somerville on Thursday, October 23, bringing some levity to this rainy New England week.The much-acclaimed comedian, who released his debut CD, Bad at the...