WW spoke to Amram about separating Megan Amram from “Megan Amram,” accidentally getting one her biggest Emmy rivals disqualified, and her next potential crusade: Twitter verification.
Last night, Elshieky performed a sharp five-minute set on Conan, discussing his hatred of boy bands, the pronunciation of his name and the reason for the lack of police shootings in his native Libya.
Over a decade ago, Curious Comedy’s founders managed to kickstart a floundering Portland comedy scene with a true diversity of age, race, gender and, especially, format.
This is where you see major comedians like Chelsea Peretti and Mike Epps take the stage following openers made up of the funniest people in Portland.
Kickstand Comedy has officially launched a crowdfunding project that would revive the historic Brody Theater—and announced yet another planned addition for the space.
The remodel would also transform an abandoned walk-in freezer into a podcast recording studio as well as improve sightlines to the stage.
You have to wonder why the organizers would bother coming to Portland, the snowflake capital of the United States, and attempt to fill the city’s biggest, fanciest performance hall.