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The nail salon routine that made Johnson’s name online is worth looking up for some solid laughs, and she brings her comedy to the Pabst Theater on Thursday, Nov. 7. Read more

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The influential comedy writer/producer/director discusses his return to stand-up and how the #MeToo movement is reshaping the entertainment industry. Read more

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Shane Mauss combines the best of both worlds, the fun and light-hearted tone of a comedy show with the intelligence of a science discussion. Read more

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Madigan will return to the Pabst on Friday, Sept. 21 for the “Boxed Wine and Bigfoot” tour, a reference to what has become a bit of an obsession of hers. Read more

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We spoke with Buress ahead of his Saturday, Sept. 22, show about his new material, his starring role in Tag and his verse on Jean Grae and Quelle Chris’ latest album. Read more

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Ahead of his Pabst Theater show, David Cross discusses comedy, Donald Trump and bass fishing. Read more

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He would also rather direct commercials than have his own TV show. Read more

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After building more than 1 million social media followers through viral Facebook videos, comedian Kountry Wayne is working on a budding career in standup comedy. Read more

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The closure leaves Milwaukee without a single venue dedicated solely to standup comedy. Read more

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Matt Braunger will bring his autobiographical standup comedy to the Underground Collaborative on Friday, Dec. 15. Read more

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The new material shone at Steven Wright’s return to the Potawatomi Hotel & Casino Friday night. Shame there wasn’t more of it. Read more

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Another lavishly packaged Jethro Tull reissue has arrived, this time it’s their best LP ever, their second album, Stand Up (1969). The reissue comes in a hard cover book with photos, extensive band-member recollections and New Music Express... Read more

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There’s nothing quite like a genuine apology from a stand-up comedian. I’m sure the people performing on Sorry Not Sorry at the beginning of September are genuinely apologetic for not being sorry. Or something. In any case, its kind of strange to .. Read more

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Milwaukee Comedy presents a sort of a kind of a semi-fusion between stand-up and improv comedy this Friday night as it presents Voyager: A Comedy Show. The idea is this: comics arrive prior to 10:00 p.m. for a later-in-the-evening comedy sho.. Read more

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Casual variety shows make it to major venues in Milwaukee on a regular basis. There’s something really comfortable about a show that fuses narrative art with perhaps a little comedy and music. Every once in awhile a show comes along that fus.. Read more

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We caught up with Kondabolu ahead of his July 31 show at Turner Hall Ballroom and talked about everything from the death threats he receives on social media, his new comedy album Mainstream American Comic and, of course, Donald Trump. Read more

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MilwaukeeComedy Festival has announced this year’s full lineup, as well as akick-off event at Lakefront Brewery on Wednesday, August 3. The festival will run from Aug. 4-7 and feature its usualmix of local and national stand up, sketch and.. Read more

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We talked with Marlon about his latest film, a pilot he is working on for NBC loosely based on his life and his stand up show Sunday, April 24 at the Pabst Theater. Read more

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We sit down with Bill Engvall ahead of his Potawatomi show and talk about Dancing with the Stars, Jennifer Lawrence and his surprising upcoming role. Read more

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