Fri, May 2, 2014, 6:24am
Daniel Radcliffe joins the ensemble cast of ‘The Cripple of Inishmaan’ in a funny, entertaining play.
Thu, Apr 24, 2014, 4:44am
AJ Stoughton examines the rise and return of comedian Dave Chappelle.
Fri, Mar 28, 2014, 4:58am
Jason Bateman stars in and directs a film with an unconventional man at its center.
Tue, Mar 4, 2014, 8:35pm
You might not know it, but Ilana Glazer and Abbi Jacobson are two of the funniest people on TV right now. Their show, "Broad City"---which began as a webseries and is now on Comedy Central with Amy Poehler executive producing---is like "Workaholics" meets "Girls," and is hilarious. As part of the...
Mon, Jan 13, 2014, 5:00pm
"Seinfeld" fans rejoice! According to Gothamist, Jerry Seinfeld and Jason Alexander were filming inside Tom's Restaurant this afternoon.
Sat, Nov 16, 2013, 3:04pm
'Tis the season for Q&As with XMAS!8. For the second part of Spectrum's conversation with them, we interviewed Sophie Solomon O’Connell, director, and Renée Kraiem, co-producer. You can find the first part of the interview here. Read below for the history of XMAS! and what's different this...
Sun, Nov 10, 2013, 3:05pm
LOLs abounded this week at the New York Comedy Festival. I recommended some shows to see this weekend, but even if you weren't able to make it, you can put a smile on that face. I've saved you the trouble of searching for yourself on YouTube---here are some great stand-ups, old and new. NSFW: Jim...
Tue, Oct 29, 2013, 2:57am
KCST's first show of the semester was heavy on laughs despite shortening Shakespeare's plays.
Thu, Oct 10, 2013, 4:19pm
In Jerry Seinfeld's web series, "Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee," Seinfeld sits down with other comedy stars to chat and laugh. This morning, he and "30 Rock" creator and star Tina Fey got breakfast at local Cuban restaurant Floridita. (Though the restaurant became a symbol of Manhattanville's...
Sun, Sep 29, 2013, 3:09pm
When I woke up at 7:45 p.m. yesterday, the lights were out in the JJ12 lounge, and Aeschylus’s "Oresteia" was lying on my face. Nevertheless, sprinting like a somewhat maniacal brother of the Atreidae, I managed to make it to the Bank Street Bookstore in time to catch Will Hines, supervisor of the...