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Dave Chappelle’s Radio City comeback show set for June

Dave Chappelle’s Radio City comeback show set for June

By | March 30, 2014 at 10:27 pm | No comments

Dave Chappelle’s ongoing comeback will take form of a performance at Radio City Music Hall in New York on June 19. And if we were to guess and if recent history has anything to do with it, the Radio City Music Hall show will sell out almost immediately and at least one date...

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Dave Chappelle wanted to call Hartford audience a bunch of ‘crackers’ (Audio)

Dave Chappelle wanted to call Hartford audience a bunch of ‘crackers’ (Audio)

By | September 5, 2013 at 12:09 pm | 7 comments

Although a recent crowd in Hartford made it rather challenging for Dave Chappelle to deliver his set – and so he didn’t – the following dates on the Oddball Comedy & Oddities Festival (of which Chappelle’s a part) have gone well for him. But during his Chicago set...

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Dave Chappelle didn’t bomb in Hartford as a comedian; Hartford bombed as an audience

Dave Chappelle didn’t bomb in Hartford as a comedian; Hartford bombed as an audience

By | August 30, 2013 at 8:03 am | 145 comments

Last night, Funny or Die's traveling show, the Oddball Comedy & Curiosity Festival, swung through Hartford, Connecticut. And this morning, comedy fans woke to reports of the festival's headliner Dave Chappelle "bombing" and being "booed off stage." I wasn't there. But based on...

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Dave Chappelle, Conchords lead a diverse group at Oddball Comedy Festival (Review)

Dave Chappelle, Conchords lead a diverse group at Oddball Comedy Festival (Review)

By | August 24, 2013 at 2:52 pm | 2 comments

AUSTIN -- If there’s one thing I learned at Funny or Die’s Oddball Comedy & Oddity Festival yesterday evening, it’s that Austin, Texas is a really, really hot place to kick off a national tour if said tour is hosted outdoors in August. If there are two things I learned,...

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