Comedian

31 Jan 2019

Representation Matters. The Black Women In Comedy Festival Is Coming To NYC

In 2017 Amy Schumer became the first ever female comedian to make it onto Forbes list of highest paid comics. In 2018, she failed to make the list a second time. Women in comedy have had a notoriously difficult time breaking into the upper tiers. They make less than their

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09 Jan 2019

We wanna send you to see comedian Lewis Black

Lewis Black, GRAMMY Award-winning, stand-up comedian, is one of the most prolific and popular performers working today. He executes a brilliant trifecta as a stand-up comedian, actor and author. His live performances provide a cathartic release of anger and disillusionment for his audience. He is a passionate performer who is

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08 Jan 2019

An Open Letter To Louis C.K.

By Rachel Fogletto I’m not here to talk about you jerking off in front women without their consent because I know you’re probably tired of hearing about it, and actually, I am too. I’m also not here to talk about you returning to the stage less than a year after

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13 Sep 2018

We Wanna Send You To See Comedian Amanda Seales!

Comedian, actress, writer, producer, and more, Amanda Seales doesn’t just make you laugh, she makes change! With an uncanny knack for taking serious topics (racism, rape culture, sexism, police brutality, etc.) and with humor, making them relatable and interesting, she combines intellectual wit, irreverent silliness and a pop culture obsession

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08 Aug 2018

We wanna send you plus one to see comedian Jamie Kennedy!

Actor, producer and comedian Jamie Kennedy’s recent work includes starring roles in the latest installment of the Tremors film franchise for Universal, Chris Carter’s (The X-files) Amazon drama pilot The After, and now NBC’s new medical dramedy, Heartbeat. He is also voicing multiple characters on the new Comedy Central animated

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07 Aug 2018

Biking From NYC to SF For Victims of Domestic Violence

Americans aren’t exactly known for our athleticism. Look at the Wal Mart shoppers riding their scooters down the cookie aisle because they’re too fat to walk. We’re the people that invented deep fried Oreo’s for fuck’s sake. Impressive physical endurance isn’t high on our to-do list but apparently comedian Mara

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18 Jul 2018

Fighting Sexism In Comedy Isn’t As Easy As You Think

By Rachel Fogletto It was Sunday and I was booked to host at my local comedy club Wednesday. A story had recirculated about Jeremy Piven, an actor who was accused of sexual assault by 8 women. He was supposed to headline the same club, that Thursday through the weekend. As the story unfolded, there were discussions

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30 May 2018

We wanna send you plus one to see Kyle Dunningan in a SOLD OUT show!

Kyle Dunnigan has earned an Emmy nomination for his work, he’s also contributed on-air comedic pieces for The Howard Stern Show. He recently sat in the “Artie Lange Chair” for several shows which nobody else has done for years. Kyle continues to grow his online following with his weekly podcast Professor Blastoff

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