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Comedy/Cabaret Review: Tulis McCall in ‘At Your Service’ Directed by Austin Pendleton at Pangea

Tulis McCall at Pangea (Betsyann Faiella)

For a humorous wit and wag, Tulis McCall is no joke, serious about her comedy as all fine comedians should be. I completely identify with her wisdom about aging, sex, male machismo, and the mirror.

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Theater Review (NYC Broadway): Mike Birbiglia in His Brilliant Solo Show ‘The New One’

The New One, Mike Birbiglia, Seth Barrish, The Cort Theatre

In this shimmering laugh riot Birbiglia relates his feelings with candor and authenticity. We become his intimates and he can tell us whatever he devises. We so want to listen!

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ID10T Fest 2017: Recap for June 24-25, Mountain View, CA (Feat. Chris Hardwick, TV on the Radio, OK Go, Fred Armisen, and More)

Chris Hardwick created ID10T Fest for nerds to enjoy comedy and music at the Shoreline Amphitheater in Mountain View, CA on June 24-25.

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Comedy Review: Mitch Hedberg – ‘The Complete Vinyl Collection’ from Comedy Central

Mitch Hedberg’s humor is so smart and so funny that it doesn’t allow me to listen and at the same time get on with getting anything else accomplished – like work. When I’m listening to Mitch Hedberg that’s pretty much all I’m doing.

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Working With What I’ve Got: Amy Schumer on Playing the System

One way to address sexism in the entertainment industry is clearly to engage with the sexual politics of the prevailing culture, and right now no one does that better than Amy Schumer.

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