“Laugh in Peace”

If you like laughing and free admission and world peace, here’s an event for you. Hillel Milwaukee is sponsoring an evening of cross-cultural comedy aimed at using humor to address perceived differences. The show is called “Laugh in Peace.” It’s at 7 p.m., Sunday, Nov. 3, in the ballroom of the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Union, […]

Improv yourself

m4s0n501 It’s another alternate Tuesday, which means it’s time for an Open Improv at Milwaukee’s Underground Collaborative. Stretch your improvisational tendons at this bi-weekly jam, led by experienced comedians – so you know it’s going to be safe. The fun begins at 7 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 29, at the U.C., 161 W. Wisconsin Ave., lower […]

Come to Papa’s

Papa’s Social Club Comedy Tour is an occasional Milwaukee comedy event that showcases top-rate comedy talent. The next Papa’s tour is a real occasion because it features the standup stylings of: Brian Aldridge Chastity Washington Eric Thorson and  Scott Tolaney The doors open at 7 p.m., and the show starts at 8 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 14, at 7718 […]

Tall Boys, Big Laughs, High School

Milwaukee has four very vertical comedians adept at putting audiences very horizontal with laughter. It’s an improvisational group that calls itself Tall Boys. They are Erik Koconis, Robby McGhee, Lee Rowley and James Boland. Individually, they have an embarrassing wealth of comedy experience. Collectively, they’re unpredictably clever. That’s the wonder of improv. It just so […]