Rude, crude and funny: Ron White delivers his own brand of humor
Quad City Times
The former "Blue Collar Comedy Tour" comic held a crowd of about 2,000 rapt Friday night at the iWireless Center in Moline, mostly with stories that can't be recounted in a family newspaper. But the 27-year standup veteran wasn't out to disgust his ...
Christian comedy “Believe Me” toys with serious religious topics
I've been to my fair share of Christian movies, so I was fully prepared for one of two things: A one-and-a-half-hour barrage of faith shaming and ridicule, or an embarrassing attempt at Christianese humor complete with an awkward “inspirational” ending ...
X-POSITION: Duggan on the Dark and Funny in "Deadpool"
Comic Book Resources
I think humor is important to weave into most stories in a tone consistent with the material. I have tried to put some funny moments into Nova and the Hulk too. My "A+X" story was an action-comedy (I hope) and I think some of my funniest gags might be ...
Mike Toomey performs at the Skokie Theatre
Toomey said his own comedy will be tailored to his Chicagoland audiences. He makes it a rule to keep to good-natured humor and likes to talk directly to members of the audience, involving them in his act. After years in the funny business, Toomey said ...
Comedian Colin Quinn talks history and comedy
The West Milford Messenger
"Oh it will be funny, I just don't know how many people will tolerate it. Nowadays. It's just what everyone wants — to be lectured about ethnicity by the white man these days." Quinn is also hoping to tour in Europe. "Every comedian has gone there ...
Strong Kinetic Theatre cast keeps laughs in timely 'Romance'
... bailiff all aid in upping the comedy and advancing the action. While there's a great deal of intensity and humor during the play, it tends to fizzle out rather than end with a bang. But it does make a strong, funny case for the folly of our ...
Review: Allen casts a limp spell in 'Magic'
His "Magic in the Moonlight," a romantic comedy bathed in the sunset glow of the French Riviera and starring two of the more effervescent faces in movies — Colin Firth and Emma Stone — is, no doubt, sweetly sugary — if ultimately flat — stuff. The ...
Susan Coll on her novel 'The Stager,' social satire and rabbits
Los Angeles Times
Coll's dark humor comes through when the stager quickly realizes she is in the home of her former best friend. With growing questions of relationships, sanity, and the whereabouts of the ... So for me, the real comedy of the book, started with the ...
On Tap: The Art Guild of the Delta call for artists
Contra Costa Times
PITTSBURG -- Comedy at the California Theatre presents headliner Dennis Regan, featuring Phil Johnson and hosted by Karinda Dobbins Copy. Regan is known for his quick wit and funny insights into the world. Johnson brings his playful humor and likable ...
Alice Guo, Making an Impact with Speaking Academy
Her first speech, “Alice in Yonderland,” about her funny experiences in Tennessee, won her the first place in the Humorous Speech Contest at the club, area level, and 2nd place in the division level. ... Last January, Alice added a Comedy Club for kids.