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Orlando Indie Comedy Fest releases full lineup

August 14, 2014
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Orlando Indie Comedy Fest releases full lineup

The group organizing the Orlando Indie Comedy Fest has released all of the names of the comics that will be performing in town during the weekend of Sept. 25-28. In addition to national comic Kyle Kinane, who will perform at Will’s Pub on Saturday, Sept. 27, the festival features 30 visiting up-and-coming comedians and 20...
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Orlando Comedy Boom: Nick Pupo on hecklers

June 23, 2014
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Orlando Comedy Boom: Nick Pupo on hecklers

There’s little that can derail a good night of comedy as quickly and embarrassingly as a heckler. Whether loudly answering rhetorical questions, accusing the comedian of racism or sexism or simply yelling “You suck!” hecklers are quick to ruin everyone else’s good time to make themselves seem funny. No one likes it. Not the...
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Brian Regan brings masterful comedy to Bob Carr

June 20, 2014
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Brian Regan brings masterful comedy to Bob Carr

Veteran comedian Brian Regan delivers hilarious observational comedy to Orlando this Saturday.
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Orlando Indie Comedy Festival snags Kyle Kinane

June 18, 2014
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Orlando Indie Comedy Festival snags Kyle Kinane

The Orlando Indie Comedy Festival announced today that they have booked Kyle Kinane to headline. Kinane, whose voice you may recognize from countless Comedy Central promos, will perform at Will’s Pub on Saturday, Sept. 27, during the penultimate night of the festival. A former punk rock musician with material that covers topics like Trader...
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The Plush Monsters perform at the first edition of the Quarterly comedy night

January 24, 2014
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The Plush Monsters perform at the first edition of the Quarterly comedy night

Orlando’s stand-up comedy scene has built some real traction recently, with recurring nights like Shit Sandwich, regular stand-up nights at Bull & Bush, and now, the Quarterly. This showcase will happen four times a year (thus, the name), featuring five different comedians each bout, along with a featured band of the night. The first...
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Comedian Bobcat Goldthwait brings his stand-up gig to Orlando Improv

May 1, 2013
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Comedian Bobcat Goldthwait brings his stand-up gig to Orlando Improv

Still, you might wonder whether, in this Improv Orlando standup run, he can sew together quavering, pitch-control-challenged Bobcat with self-assured, evolved Bobcat and still be funny.
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SNL’s Seth Meyers hits UCF Arena

March 25, 2013
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SNL’s Seth Meyers hits UCF Arena

Monday, March 25 – Seth Meyers with Colin Jost 9 p.m. UCF Arena 50 N. Gemini Blvd. 407-823-6006 ucfarena.com free-$25 For nearly 12 years, deadpan dreamboat Seth Meyers has been winking and nudging his nerdy observational comedy upwards to universal acclaim on Saturday Night Live. These days, as the lead writer and Weekend Update...
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Comedian Jerry Seinfeld lands in Orlando for double-header stand-up tour stop

January 19, 2013
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Comedian Jerry Seinfeld lands in Orlando for double-header stand-up tour stop

As a recent New York Times Magazine cover spread on Seinfeld described, the observational humorist spent the last decade or so focused on his stand-up comedy, appearing at low-key gigs in New York and perpetually crafting seamless punch lines.
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Comedian/musician Stephen Lynch stops by Hard Rock Live

December 14, 2012
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Comedian/musician Stephen Lynch stops by Hard Rock Live

He’s touring on his new double live album, Lion, on which, among other things, he pokes fun at lame tattoos, lazy eyes, being too Jesus-y and being in Tennessee.
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