Comedy

Why So Serious, Rob Gleeson?

Comedian Rob Gleeson is getting ready for his biggest role yet as "House of Lies" premieres on Jan. 12. (Provided by Showtime)

Denver-bred comic Rob Gleeson is getting his biggest break yet with a recurring role on Showtime’s “House of Lies.”



Why So Serious, Doug Benson? (legal weed edition)

Doug Benson: “Stand-up is fun, smoking pot is fun. Fun plus fun equals bigger fun.”

Doug Benson talks legal weed and more during his latest visit to the Mile High City.



Tickets on sale: Aziz Ansari, Russian Circles and more

Dark Star Orchestra @ Fillmore Auditorium

Here are the tickets going on sale this weekend — Aziz Ansari, Russian Circles and more.



Why So Serious, Mike Lawrence?

Why So Serious, Mike Lawrence?

New York comedian Mike Lawrence will co-headline first Sexpot Comedy show at the Oriental Theater on Dec. 20, with Sean Patton, Ben Roy and Jordan Doll.



Richard Pryor’s daughter, Rain Pryor, headed to Denver for “4/20-friendly” comedy

Richard Pryor's daughter, Rain Pryor, headed to Denver for "4/20-friendly" comedy

A stoner-friendly comedy and burlesque show at Herman’s Hideaway will welcome the daughter of a comedy legend on Feb. 28.



Why So Serious, Tig Notaro?

Tig Notaro plays the Boulder Theater on Dec. 13.

Tig Notaro talks about the cancer comedy that earned her a Grammy nomination ahead of her Boulder Theater show.



The Grawlix announces Meltdown mashup, debuts star-studded “Space Cops” video on Funny or Die

The Grawlix announces Meltdown mashup, debuts star-studded "Space Cops" video on Funny or Die

Want to see some of the best comics working today before they hit the Comedy Central screen? You’ll have your chance on Jan. 10.



Steal This [Thanksgiving] Track from Harpoontang

Steal This [Thanksgiving] Track from Harpoontang

Well, whatever the turkeys may say, happy Thanksgiving! We’ve got an NSFW track from the all-female, all-jokes troupe Harpoontang about what they are grateful for on Thanksgiving. Steal it! And be thankful.



Why So Serious, Peter Atencio?

Comedians Jordan Peele (left) and Keegan-Michael Key are only two-thirds of the primary creative team behind Comedy Central's hit sketch show "Key & Peele."

Director/producer Peter Atencio, who’s 1/3 of Comedy Central’s funniest sketch comedy, “Key & Peele,” talks about his Denver upbringing & more.



Why So Serious, Tommy Davidson?

Why So Serious, Tommy Davidson?

“In Living Color” veteran Tommy Davidson talks about his old show, his recent work for Adult Swim and more in advance of his Denver Improv dates.