Posts Tagged ‘ Comedy ’

High Plains Comedy Festival adds national stand-ups, fill out lineup with veritable who’s-who of Denver comics

High Plains Comedy Festival adds national stand-ups, fill out lineup with veritable who's-who of Denver comics

The 2014 High Plains Comedy Festival will feature dozens of Denver-area comics, including headliners and national festival veterans.



High Plains Comedy Festival unveils 2014 lineup, new dates, venues and podcast recordings

High Plains Comedy Festival

Denver’s only all-stand-up festival, High Plains Comedy Festival, is welcoming Pete Holmes, T.J. Miller, Kumail Nanjiani and many more Aug. 22-23.



Oddball Comedy and Curiosity Festival reveals 2014 lineup, Red Rocks date

Oddball Comedy and Curiosity Festival reveals 2014 lineup, Red Rocks date

Funny or Die’s Oddball Comedy tour is back and better than ever with another stacked lineup of stand-up greats.



Why So Serious, Louie Anderson?

Comedian Louie Anderson credits his decades-long career with comedy that "means something." (Photo provided by Eve Sadof)

Louie Anderson is returning to Denver to play Comedy Works South, but before that he’ll kick off eTown’s new comedy series in Boulder.



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.



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.



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



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.”