While traveling the world exploring the science of what makes things funny, we stumbled on an important question: What makes a good comedy club? According to many of the comics we interviewed, a “good room” is one that’s dimly lit, densely packed, with hard chairs, low ceilings, a red curtain, and nothing at all that’s blue.
The comedy categories in this year’s prime time Emmy Awards are packed with major talent. From Lena Dunham to Bob Newhart, there are major stars vying for the top honors this year. Check out who might take home the Emmy – do you agree?
Jerry O’Connell got a surprise when he saw part of his character’s wardrobe in the new CBS comedy “We Are Men.”
Boston has its fair share of funny people. Several comedy venues and venues that do not mind playing house to a stand-up act every now and then are keeping comedy alive in Boston. Some regulars stand out among the crowd.
Is Rick Reilly funny? Only man can find that out. That man is “Vick Reilly.”
Which Obama jokes are appropriate and acceptable and which are not? Jon Keller is at large.
Senator Scott Brown, Governor Patrick, and Mayor Menino were among some of Boston’s best-known personalities took part in a one-night-only musical comedy that raises money for Urban Improv.