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Sinbad Takes His Comedy To The Next Level

Sinbad is bringing his unique brand of comedy to the multiples. ‘Sinbad: Make Me Wanna Holla’ is his brand new comedy special. It will air in movie theaters nationwide on Thursday.


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Jerry O’Connell Gets Skimpy On “We Are Men”

Jerry O’Connell got a surprise when he saw part of his character’s wardrobe in the new CBS comedy “We Are Men.”


5.29.13 Jay Pharoah

SNL’s Rising Star Jay Pharoah To Headline Carolines On Broadway

You may know him for his uncanny impressions of Will Smith, Denzel Washington and President Barack Obama, as seen on Saturday Night Live. Now Jay Pharoah is headlining a New York City venue for the first time.


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5 Standout Stand-Up Comedians In NYC

These five up-and-coming stand-ups are far from dull and taking laughter to a whole new level — whether it’s revamping a live late night talk show, creating improvised podcasts, or dishing out psychic advice.


2.28.13 Radio TJ

Local Funny Man To Host New Radio Show In Boston

After several years pulling pranks on a local morning radio show, T.J. Taormina is bringing his talent to Boston to host his own show on CBS Radio Top 40 Station, WODS-FM.


2.27.13 Bill Bellamy

Bill Belamy Talks New Comedy Special, Offers Relationship Advice On The Couch

Comedian Bill Bellamy keeps it real, fresh and funny in his latest comedy special, “Bill Bellamy’s Lady’s Night Out Tour” on Showtime.


1.28.13 Lisa Lampanelli

Lisa Lampanelli Cuts Up The Couch

Lisa Lampenelli, comedy’s lovable Queen of Mean, is performing at the legendary venue on Wednesday. She visited The Couch to fill us in on everything from her career, to her dramatic weight loss — and her thoughts on Lance Armstrong.


Damien Wayans

All In The Family: Damien Wayans Has A New Show

His last name is synonymous with laughs – and Damien Dante Wayans, nephew of Shawn and Marlon Wayans, is back on the scene with a new show.


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Boomer & Carton, Top Comedians Raise Over $80K For Sandy Relief

WFAN co-hosts Craig Carton and Boomer Esiason wanted to stand up for their neighbors affected by Superstorm Sandy — so they got together the top names in comedy for a one-night-only event.


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Boomer & Carton Announce Huge Night Of Comedy For Sandy Relief Efforts

Artie Lange, Nick DiPaolo, Michael Che, Sherrod Small, John Pizzi and Colin Quinn are all scheduled to take the stage at Manhattan’s historic Beacon Theatre on Wednesday, Nov. 21, with more names expected to join the lineup.


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RIP ‘Hee Haw’ Co-Creator Frank Peppiatt

With “Hee Haw,” Frank Peppiatt and his partner John Aylesworth created one of the most iconic musical variety shows in television history.


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Jerry Seinfeld To Perform Five-Borough Comedy Tour This Fall

Hopefully it won’t be all “yadda yadda yadda” when Jerry Seinfeld brings his shtick back to Thursday nights in New York City.


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Taylor Swift And Ellen DeGeneres Showcase Comedic Chemistry In ‘Ellen’ Season 10 Promos

There’s never a dull moment when Taylor Swift and Ellen DeGeneres get together. Watch what they’ve cooked up for Ellen’s Season 10 promos!


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NYC’s 5 Best Summer Theater Activities For Kids

Whether your little one dreams of taking the stage as a Broadway baby, or your teen has visions of comedic fame, these are the coolest summer programs for your aspiring star.


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The 5 Best Places To See Stand-Up Comedy in NYC

If you want to see stand-up comedy, there’s no better place to come to than New York City. Here are our favorite spots to see both famous comedians and up-and-coming stars, from the popular venues to the little known haunts.

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