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Photo via Getty Images Sign up for our PoliticsNY newsletter for the latest coverage and to stay informed about the 2021 elections in your district and across New York A new online channel featuring thousands of hours of multicultural comedy will launch in July. Black Comedy Center (BCC) Television is creating an online channel that …

Craig Robinson, Jason Schwartzman and Rob Corddry are just a few of the big names joining Medical police stars Rob Huebel and Erinn Hayes in guest roles. The new Netflix series Medical police promises to bring the irreverent comedy styles of cult comedy Children’s hospital to a wider audience by expanding the world of the …

An American comedy with Latin proportions. Bursting with laughter, music and escándalo (scandal), Latina Christmas Special makes her New York debut at the SoHo Playhouse after five years of sold-out performances in Los Angeles. Did you think your family vacation was dramatic? Try these three hilarious, touching, and surprisingly personal Christmas stories of the holidays …

GLENDALE – A revolving door of humorous yet realistic characters charmed audiences during the latest production of “Where Is Your Groom?” II which was staged for the Greater Los Angeles Community on Sunday, October 6, 2019, scoring a six-year run on stages from his debut at The Players Theater in New York’s historic Greenwich Village …

Writer Nick de Semlyen clearly remembers the first time he saw “The Blues Brothers”. “I was probably too young for this movie,” he said during a conversation with WPR’s “BETA”. “I was about 7 years old. I was on vacation with my family in Greece. Even at that age, I thought, ‘This is a weird …

NEW YORK, June 21, 2019 / PRNewswire / – Blue Carioca Entertainment today announced the launch of its IndieGoGo campaign to support the release of its latest web series, ‘Brazzy Jazzy‘. The creators of this new web series are set to release the full Season 1 and finalize fundraising for their multiplatform marketing effort. The …

Every Friday afternoon, for most of my adult life, I found myself in a mosque. For half an hour, in the middle of a working day, Muslims gather for Friday prayers – this is the time to pray, to find community and to re-energize spiritually. I have always looked forward to this brief moment of …

The next concert at the Bremen Museum is going in vaudeville with the original comedy brothers. This Sunday afternoon will present “The Music of the Marx Brothers”. In addition to hearing the songs of Marx Brother, the program will also explore their comedic heritage. The musical will also showcase how the Marx Brothers’ Jewish heritage …

Cinema Capitol, 230 W. Dominick St., will present the American-Japanese drama “Oh Lucy!” from Friday to Thursday. The film is in Japanese and English, with Japanese dialogue subtitled in English. Directed by Atsuko Hirayanagi, “Oh Lucy!” follows Setsuko (Shinobu Terajima), an emotionally dissatisfied single woman seemingly stuck with a lackluster and meaningless life in Tokyo. …

America has become a nation of behind-the-scenes viewers. A generation ago, we watched movies to relate to the characters and fantasize about their plots; now we imagine ourselves as the performers. The hold of improvisation as a central part of comedy – and drama – is perfectly suited to allow us to play the game …