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Sullivan & Son Comedy Tour Tonight at the Funny Bone

Stars of the TBS hit show come to Newport for one night of stand-up

{CommentsCant} · Monday, June 17, 2013
When most sit-coms have a day off from taping or filming, the cast takes it easy. Not Sullivan & Son, the TBS sitcom that launched its second season last month. The show’s star, Steve Byrne, along with fellow cast members Owen Benjamin, Ahmed Ahmed and Roy Wood Jr. hit the road for a series of one-off gigs. Tonight they perform at The Funny Bone on the Levee. “We have four epis...  

Comedy: Pete Correale

0 Comments · Monday, June 17, 2013
A few years ago comedian Pete Correale was trying to become a father. “We bailed on that,” he laughs. “We tried for 10 months and no kid came out of it, but some really good bits came out of it.  

Comedy: Mark Viera

0 Comments · Wednesday, June 12, 2013
“I always use this line,” comedian Mark Viera says when asked about how he came to be a stand-up comic: “Comedy chose me, I didn’t really pick comedy. It seems like I was born to this. I was t  

Comedy: Eddie Gossling

0 Comments · Monday, June 3, 2013
Eddie Gossling has the best of both worlds, it seems. He has steady work as a writer for the Comedy Central show Tosh.0, but still has the opportunity to do stand-up when he isn’t in production. And  

Comedy: Nate Bargatze

0 Comments · Wednesday, May 29, 2013
It’s been almost exactly a year since Nate Bargatze recorded his CD Yelled at by a Clown at Go Bananas. The CD went Top 10 on iTunes, Amazon and Billboard. Laughspin magazine rated it one of the bes  

Comedy: The Midnight Swinger

0 Comments · Tuesday, May 21, 2013
It’s not often you get to see a comic who holds a world record. The Midnight Swinger, Dave Scott, recently broke the record for longest stand-up set: 40 hours and eight minutes. “I was celebrating  

Comedy: Bob Biggerstaff

0 Comments · Monday, May 13, 2013
Bob Biggerstaff, international comedian of mystery. “Wednesday morning I was in Honduras,” he says via Skype from a hotel room in Montreal. “I performed on a cruise ship. Got on the ship in Gran  

Comedy: Nick Thune

0 Comments · Wednesday, May 8, 2013
Guitar-strumming comic Nick Thune, whom you may recognize as a correspondent from Jay Leno’s ill-fated 10 p.m. talk show on NBC, didn’t start off in show business as a funnyman. “I was a musicia  

Comedy: Chris Porter

0 Comments · Thursday, May 2, 2013
“I grew up outside of Kansas City in the rural suburbs,” says comedian Chris Porter. “Becoming a stand-up comic was like being an astronaut or a NASCAR driver. You had no idea where to start.”  

Comedy: Jimmy Pardo

0 Comments · Tuesday, April 9, 2013
It’s not hard to understand why Jimmy Pardo is one of Cincinnati’s favorite comedians — or the nation’s. His quick, effortless wit is on display weekly as host of the award-winning Never Not F