Josh Blue

REVIEW: Dave Chappelle Red Rocks birthday party

[caption id="attachment_90685" align="alignnone" width="610"] Dave Chappelle performs at the 2013 OddBall Comedy fest at Fiddler's Green Amphitheatre. Photo by Lisa Higginbotham,[/caption] Dave Chappelle seems capable of anything, and not just because he once walked away from his hit Comedy Central show, or because he left the stage after being heckled during a headlining set at last year's Oddball Comedy tour.

Louis C.K. skewing Ticketmaster and the truth behind money in comedy

[caption id="attachment_52007" align="alignleft" width="610" caption="In this April 28, 2012 file photo, Louis C.K. appears onstage at The 2012 Comedy Awards in New York. After selling a comedy special directly to fans and upending the comedy business, C.K. is taking the same approach with tickets to his next tour."][/caption] Early on his new album "Animal Furnace," comedian and "30 Rock" writer Hannibal Buress eviscerates a college newspaper writer who clumsily revealed how much money Buress was making by playing the school.

Why So Serious, Josh Blue?

[caption id="attachment_48473" align="alignnone" width="610" caption="If you wouldn't give this man the time of day on the street, you've clearly never seen his comedy."][/caption] In many ways, Josh Blue is an old-school showman.

Why So Serious, Lori Callahan?

[caption id="attachment_38919" align="alignnone" width="610" caption="Lori Callahan, the "Mom of Denver comedy," will headline a pair of shows at the Comedy Works clubs this week. Photo courtesy of Crystal Allen."][/caption] Denver native Lori Callahan is known around the Mile High City as the "Mom of Denver comedy," and she lives up to the title by fiercely supporting and protecting her cubs.

Why So Serious, Iliza Shlesinger?

[caption id="attachment_30255" align="alignnone" width="610" caption="\'Last Comic Standing\' champ Iliza Shlesinger has a joke that she can\'t stop telling about pizza and midgets, but you\'ll have to see her live at Comedy Works to hear it."][/caption] For this installment of "Why So Serious," we caught up with Iliza Shlesinger, winner of Season 6 of NBC's "Last Comic Standing." Like Denver favorite Josh Blue, Schlesinger got a significant bump from winning that program -- though she has worked hard to maintain her growing audience, going out of her way to perform multiple times every night of the week.