Mike Birbiglia Returning to Broadway With Solo Show
Award-winning stand-up comedian Mike Birbiglia’s sold-out show The Old Man & the Pool, having played to venues in Chicago, Los Angeles, Berkeley since its premiere, is now heading to Broadway. Having a limited engagement for 70 performances, the solo show starts on October 28 and runs through December 30,... Read more
Billy Crystal’s ‘Mr. Saturday Night’ Closing in September
Broadway’s Mr. Saturday Night is going to play its final show on September 4 at the Nederlander Theatre, completing a run started in the spring of this year. Billy Crystal both co-writes the book and portrays the Buddy Young Jr. character in this musical comedy which was adapted from... Read more
U.S. Rep. Renews Calls to Break up Live Nation After Chappelle Attack
Congressman Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ) renewed his calls for Live Nation Entertainment to be broken up after yet another safety incident at an event it was running last week. Rep. Pascrell, long a vocal opponent of the entertainment giant that he openly argues is a monopoly, says that the... Read more
Chris Rock Ticket Prices Spike After Oscars Slap from Will Smith
An incident at Sunday’s Academy Awards ceremony in California has been all over the news and the internet Monday, and it appears that it has caused ticket prices for Chris Rock’s upcoming performances to surge to dramatic highs. The comic’s upcoming Ego Death World Tour may be more successful... Read more
Amy Schumer Announces The Whore Tour Dates Beginning August
Comedian Amy Schumer has announced her first major tour in more than four years, bringing The Whore Tour across North America beginning in August. The tour is currently scheduled for 32 nights, though ample gaps in the routing could see more dates added. Excited to be back! Get tickets... Read more
John Oliver’s Last Week Tonight Shreds Ticketmaster, Price Inflation
Comedian John Oliver used the main segment of Sunday’s episode of Last Week Tonight on HBO to tear into Ticketmaster, giving an in-depth report on how the company and its policies have led to surging prices and consumer issues for years. The 20-minute broadside against what he described as... Read more
Chris Rock, Kevin Hart Team Up for “Only Headliners Allowed” Shows
Chris Rock and Kevin Hart announced a limited run of arena shows, playing five buildings in July. The exclusive run – Rock Hart: Only Headliners Allowed – pairs the iconic comics for five straight nights, all in the New York area. Both performers had already announced plans to tour... Read more
Chris Rock Announces Ego Death World Tour Launching in April
Chris Rock announced his first tour in five years, with the comedian platting his Ego Death World Tour 2022. The tour will bring Rock across North America with 38 dates currently scheduled between April and November. More dates are expected to be announced “soon” for the performer, who has... Read more
Kevin Hart Announces 2022 Reality Check Tour Dates
Kevin Hart has announced a new tour, bringing new material across the U.S. in the summer and fall of 2022. The Reality Check Tour was announced via Kevin Hart’s instagram on Monday. “I’m back man, it feels good, it feels good to be around you, it feels good to... Read more
Netflix is a Joke Festival Announces “Unprecedented” Lineup for 2022
After COVID-19 derailed its first attempt in 2020, Netflix announced a 2022 Netflix is a Joke Festival, set to take place in Los Angeles over an 11-day span in the spring of 2022. Produced by Netflix and Live Nation, the festival promises more than 100 live shows at more... Read more