Comedy

Why So Serious, Matt Braunger?

Comedian and late-night veteran Matt Braunger, who co-founded the Portland, Ore.-based Bridgetown Comedy Festival, headlines Comedy Works South through May 25. (Provided by Avalon Management)

Portland-bred comic Matt Braunger talks Portland, unfortunate fashion choices and more before his Comedy Works South sets.



Rock Comic Con returns during Denver Comic Con weekend with Magic Cyclops, H2Awesome!, Total Ghost

The 7th annual Rock Comic Con returns to Denver June 13-14. (Photo provided by Rock Comic Con)

Rock Comic Con returns during Denver Comic Con weekend with Magic Cyclops, H2Awesome!, Total Ghost and more to be announced.



Why So Serious, Kevin McDonald?

Kids in the Hall veteran Kevin McDonald will perform and teach a two-day improv class at the Ballpark neighborhood's Voodoo Comedy Playhouse May 2-4. (Provided by Voodoo Comedy Playhouse)

“Kids in the Hall” veteran Kevin McDonald teases his shows and classes in advance of his Voodoo Comedy Playhouse visit.



Why So Serious, Anthony Jeselnik? (Boulder edition)

Anthony Jeselnik wishes the new late-night talk-show comics all the best - and says the job would be like prison to him. (Provided by Comedy Works)

Anthony Jeselnik, never one to mince words, has zero interest in helming a late-night talk show. And here’s why, dear readers.



Why So Serious, Kathleen Madigan? (2014 edition)

Kathleen Madigan is in comedy for all the right reasons. (Photo provided by Comedy Works)

Respected stand-up and Colorado favorite Kathleen Madigan talks before her latest round of area comedy dates, including at Denver’s Paramount Theatre.



Colorado 4/20 concert guide: The ultimate list of weed-themed shows

Snoop Lion Cannabis Cup

Here you’ll find a complete list of Colorado 4/20 concerts happening on weed’s biggest day.



Fred Armisen hosts a “Portlandia” preview at the Gothic Theater (photos, review)

Portlandia @ The Gothic Theatre

Fred Armisen showed his witty sense of humor and lack of pretension during a lengthy Q&A after his “Portlandia” Season Four premier at the Gothic Theater in Denver.



Adam Cayton-Holland joins Funny or Die’s “Road 2 Oddball Tour” in May with Brody Stevens, Howard Kremer

Denver comic Adam Cayton-Holland is joining Brody Stevens and Howard Kremer on Funny or Die's "Road 2 Oddball Tour." (Denver Post file photo)

Adam Cayton-Holland joins Funny or Die’s “Road 2 Oddball Tour” in May



Cheech and Chong, War at the 1stBank Center, 3-22-14 (photos, review)

Cheech and Chong with WAR @ 1stBank Center, 3/22/14

Is it possible for lovable old stoner outlaws to stay relevant (and funny) in the age of marijuana legalization? That was the question on Saturday night at the Cheech and Chong with War show at the 1stBank Center in Broomfield.



Fred Armisen: “Portlandia” isn’t only for music and comedy nerds

Fred Armisen will host an advance screening of season three of Portlandia at Colorado's Gothic Theatre.

Fred Armisen talks about getting music and comedy elite to appear on “Portlandia” and how the audience is wider than you might think.