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Get your fill of Tater Salad when comic Ron White comes to Pittsburgh
The cigar-puffing, Scotch-swilling White is a Texas native and Navy/Vietnam War-era veteran. He broke big from 2000 to 2003, touring with Jeff Foxworthy, Bill Engvall and Larry the Cable Guy as part of the “Blue Collar Comedy Tour,” which sold out …
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The Cuban Brothers (UK) return to Wellington
An unstoppable, infectious force of nature, The Cuban Brothers' unrivalled funk soul review blends sexy, soulful music with jaw-dropping b-boy action and riotous comedy. From humble … Not only the entertainment of choice for Elton John, Richard …
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Brendan O'Carroll donates £24k to family of tragic mum killed in car crash
The funnyman – the brains behind the bawdy BBC comedy – was so moved by the story of tragic Sarah Paino, 24, that he donated cash to her grieving family on the spot. Brendan, 60, was appearing on Australian news show The Project when he … Brendan …
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Comedy Listings for Jan. 1-7

Comedy Listings for Jan. 1-7
A writer and performer on the TruTV sketch show “Friends of the People,” he is currently touring to promote his first comedy special, “Give 'Em Hell, Kid,” which recently premiered on Showtime. At 8 p.m., Union Hall, 702 Union Street, at Fifth Avenue …
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Blitzen Trapper explores "Mystery and Wonder"
"When we started touring and getting going in 08/09," Earley continues, "so much of the music wasn't really folk music, kind of quieter with a lot of harmonies. We kinda started out as a rock band. We did, basically, with 'Wild Mountain Nation.' And …
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Eric Idle: 'The BBC paid us £2000 a series for Monty Python'

Eric Idle: 'The BBC paid us £2000 a series for Monty Python'
Eric Idle, 72, started his career as a writer for BBC Radio's I'm Sorry I'll Read That Again and BBC Television's The Frost Report, before shooting to fame as one of the six original members of Monty Python's Flying Circus, a surreal BBC TV comedy show …
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LITTLE SILVER: BRIDGE CLOSING PLANNED
01.11 – Free movies at MTPL: THE RUSSIANS ARE COMING, THE RUSSIANS ARE COMING Middletown Township Public Library continues its free Monday screening series, with Alan Arkin and Carl Reiner in the 1966 Cold War comedy of a Soviet … 01.13 – Dancing …
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BOB PRATTE: Big year ahead for Diamond Valley Arts Center
The play “It Had To Be You,” a romantic comedy starring Robert Berens and Kathi Anderson of Ramona Pageant fame, will be staged at 7 p.m. Friday, Jan. 29, and Saturday, Jan. 30. Quite noteworthy, keyboardist Barnaby Finch will bring his fun “Jazzgrass …
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Tyler Morrow headlines the Comedy Fix XXVII
Gilbert was featured at Super Megafest Comic Con, Northeast Con and has opened for nationally touring comedians Dan Soder, Myq Kaplan and Ben Kronberg. Levinsky founded Maine's longest running weekly show, The Portland Comedy Showcase, …
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Make 'Em Laugh: 'The Comedians' Tells The Story Of Stand-Up
She was touring around the Southern circuit, all throughout the '30s and '40s, as a female stand-up comedian. Moms Mabley, on the Chitlin' Circuit, was hilarious — and a lot of her stuff holds up because her character was hysterical. She deserves a …
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Good evening, St Petersburg! How the West is bringing stand-up comedy to Russia

Good evening, St Petersburg! How the West is bringing stand-up comedy to Russia
He has also played to packed-out venues on a string of successful British comedy tours. But recently the London-born, Edinburgh-residing Irishman has been taking his comedy farther afield. As far as Kazakhstan, in fact. “That gig was like the kind of …
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Brian Logan's top 10 comedy of 2015
… Hodgson plays with the concepts of deception and myth making, offering his ex-hero a speck of redemption as he powers his story to a cathartic finale. Unassuming it may be, but there's no denying that Lance – touring the UK in 2016 – is champion …
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Comedy group to make Civic Center stop
GLENS FALLS | "Holiday Hahaha's," a nationally touring comedy group, will present three shows at Heritage Hall at Glens Falls Civic Center Dec. 27, including a noon "Kid's Comedy and Stunt" show intended for families. Adult-oriented comedy shows will …
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The Naughty List: Gina Gold, Lydia Popovich, Ruby Gill & More
Ruby has performed at San Francisco Punchline, Cobb's Comedy Club, Redwood Comedy Festival, Desi Comedy Fest, Outsourced Comedy Tour, She currently produces three monthly shows in the Bay Area "Yum & Yummer", "Local Talent" and "Oakland …
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