Posts Tagged ‘ stand-up 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.



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.



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.



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.



Why So Serious, Rhys Darby?

Murray? Present! "Flight of the Conchords" veteran Rhys Darby brings Kiwi comedy to Colorado this weekend. Kate Little Photography.

Murray from “Flight of the Conchords” is a real person — or at least as real as Rhys Darby, who brings his agreeable stand-up to Comedy Works this weekend.



Why So Serious, Bill Cosby?

Bill Cosby developed his reputation as the alpha parent through his dozens of albums, which alternated between gentle, goofy and painfully incisive. Photo courtesy of Erinn Chalene Cosby.

Legendary comedian Bill Cosby doesn’t hold back in our freewheeling Q&A with him before his Saturday, Sept. 14 show at the Budweiser Events Center.



Why So Serious, Mike Birbiglia?

Mike Birbiglia's latest "Working It Out" club tour finds him honing his latest one-man show.

Mike Birbiglia is one of the nicest guys in show business, and there’s a very specific reason for that.



High Plains Comedy Festival’s Andy Juett joins Comedy 103.1 FM

High Plains Comedy Festival's Andy Juett joins Comedy 103.1 FM

Festival co-founder Juett will be sales manager at Denver all-comedy radio station.