Day: June 11, 2015

Last Comic Standing 9’s finalists North American tour on sale before season premiere

How confident must producers of Last Comic Standing be of their bounty of stand-up comedians for this summer’s ninth season? Production already wrapped back in April, the show won’t debut on NBC for another six weeks, and yet — tickets already started going on sale to see the LCS finalists perform on a North American tour this fall! Tickets went on sale via Live Nation and Ticketmaster last week. Here are the tour dates and ticket info for the first 15 stops released. Stay tuned to see if they add more dates and locations near you, if they haven’t...

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The neverending story of The Three Stooges

The Three Stooges can never die, and that’s not just written into their plotlines. Forty years after Moe Howard and Larry Fine both died in 1975, the often-violent slapstick antics of Moe, Larry and Curly continue to be revived and reanimated. Just in the past month, The Three Stooges estate has announced a sequel to the 2012 movie that starred Chris Diamantopoulos, Sean Hayes, and Will Sasso as Moe, Larry and Curly, respectively; a 52-episode run of animated short films; and a new DVD package narrated by Moe’s son, Paul Howard. Are they the funniest zombies, you think? Here’s...

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Colin Quinn’s “The New York Story,” directed by Jerry Seinfeld, debuts Off-Broadway July 2015

Jon Stewart glossed over the news in his otherwise highly amusing interview with Colin Quinn on Wednesday’s episode of The Daily Show when Stewart asked if Jerry Seinfeld would be directing Quinn onstage again. Because it’s happening. This summer. Colin Quinn’s The New York Story¬†will debut at The Cherry Lane Theatre on July 9, with an official opening July 23 and a limited engagement through Aug. 16. It’s based on Quinn’s new book, “The Coloring Book,” just released this week. Seinfeld directs, and it’s presented by¬†Brian Stern, Mike Lavoie and Mike Berkowitz. Seinfeld previously directed Quinn’s Long Story Short...

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