Throwing it Back on Thursday

If you have spent any time on social media, you are likely familiar with the idea of Throwback Thursday: post a photo or video from a while ago – like a childhood photo or your high school yearbook listing you as “Most Likely to Live Alone”. The comedy scene has taken this concept to the stage with…

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No Offense, but Theo Von is the Best.

The phrase ‘No Offense’ is usually followed by an insulting statement about a person, place, or an idea which isn’t meant to offend the recipient. Like for an example, no offense, but this library where I’m writing this interview smells terrible. Well, maybe that’s just a nasal observation. It could even be my own offensive body odor considering there’s no body sitting…

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Learning the Ropes – Marketing!

Getting people together for a bbq or birthday is easy, but what if you want to get more than your friends or family to show up? Milwaukee Comedy has the answer with “Marketing Your Local Event“, a great introduction to event marketing and taught by one of the top live event producers in town, Matt…

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New Year New Laughs!

Quick, wake up it’s 2016!  If you have been asleep since last year, all you missed was the temperature finally dropping 45 degrees and snow found it’s way to us – but don’t worry – the Packers are still loosing so it’s not much different from December. We are pumped up for all the great shows we…

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Holy Cow! Lots of Comedy this Weekend!

This week is especially full of laughs all over town, so don’t just support us, go out and see a show or two in your part of town!  We present this list of comedy events for your convenience.  Live local, Laugh Local! First up, we are excited to bring you our last two Milwaukee Comedy…

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Stewart Huff Talks ‘Philosophical Comedy’

Stewart Huff has been on the standup comedy circuit for the past 15 years. In that time he’s performed in comedy clubs nationally and internationally, including the Improv in Los Angeles and New York, and he’s been part of the HBO Las Vegas Festival, where his act can be viewed on pay-per-view. He also has three…

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Bringing Laughs to a Gloomy Month

We usually spend this time of year complaining about snow – but this year it’s the lack of it.  Good thing Milwaukee Comedy has enough happening in the month of December to make you forget how much you hate the moderately cold and slushy weather. We have a little something for everyone this holiday season,…

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Lucky Milwaukee Film Fest

Comedy is a big part of the Milwaukee Film Fest this year, and Milwaukee Comedy is happy to sponsor another incredible selection this year. Through intimate interviews with comedic greats and activists alike, Bobcat Goldthwait’s award-winning documentary Call Me Lucky has had the film festival circuit buzzing with audiences and critics up on their feet in applause…

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A Voyage of Laughs

There is an exciting new improv show that plans to take you on a comic voyage; it’s Voyager: A Comedy Show and it’s happening this Thursday at ComedySportz Milwaukee!  The best of Milwaukee’s stand-up and improv scenes collide at the debut of Voyager with some of the cities best stand-up comics will take the stage and provide…

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Comedian Jen Kirkman: “I Was Always Going to be ‘the Performer'”

Jen Kirkman is all over the place.  And we mean that in a good way.  The comedian has a popular Netflix special, called “I’m Gonna Die Alone,” and a book on the New York Times bestseller list, called I Can Barely Take Care of Myself.   With a multitude of talents and accomplishments under her belt, Kirkman doesn’t…

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