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Colin Quinn: Finding comfort in chaos

By | April 4, 2011 at 3:16 am | No comments

There's no hope for mankind. We're all doomed and there's nothing we can do about it. It's time we just face that truth. And the truth is hilarious. At least it is in the hands of comedian Colin Quinn, who, with his Broadway show-turned television comedy special Long Story...

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Comedian Mike Birbiglia nominated for theater award

By | April 1, 2011 at 12:16 pm | No comments

I love seeing comedians getting recognition in less stand-up-focused realms – it’s like the real world acknowledges there’s cool shit happening in the weird, wild world of comedy. So we have good news today from the Off-Broadway League: Mike Birbiglia’s been nominated...

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Dane Cook's broadway debut pushed back a year

By | March 17, 2011 at 3:38 pm | One comment

Stand-up comedy fans eager to check out mega-popular comic Dane Cook in his Broadway debut this Spring will have to wait another year. The Hollywood Reporter explains that a crucial financial backer of the show Neil LaBute's Fat Pig has unexpectedly took their money and...

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Kathy Griffin will do stand-up comedy on Broadway

By | February 11, 2011 at 12:20 pm | One comment

Want to see some comedy on Broadway that isn’t “Spiderman”? Kathy Griffin announced yesterday that she’s performing eight stand-up comedy shows on Broadway called “Kathy Griffin Wants a Tony,” beginning March 11 and running through March 19. If I didn’t know any...

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Colin Quinn’s Broadway show may turn into HBO special, says Seinfeld

By | October 13, 2010 at 1:18 pm | No comments

[caption id="attachment_15514" align="aligncenter" width="461" caption="Colin Quinn and Jerry Seinfeld at the Snapple Theater Center, Fantasticks Stage yesterday. photo by Charles Sykes"][/caption] "We got kicked out [of 45 Bleeker] because they wanted to do 'Deep Throat'!" ...

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