The roads not taken: Owen Benjamin, Neil Hamburger offer wildly different visions of life on the road as a comedian

These last weeks of the calendar year can be delicate times for comedians. Do you have family obligations? Do you not have family to go home to? Do you have to work on Christmas or New Year’s Eve? Are you forever scanning the Internet to see if your name pops up on a year-end list of reviews? No matter how you answer those, you may find yourself assessing, re-assessing and having your career called into question by friends, family and even yourself. Two new movies may help refocus you, or at the very least offer a fresh perspective for...

Read More