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Mike Birbiglia Tests New Material at a Favorite Local Club

0 Comments · Wednesday, October 9, 2013
Though he hails from Massachusetts and lives in New York City, Mike Birbiglia has an affinity for Cincinnati and Go Bananas Comedy Club. Through the fall, he will be visiting three of his favorite comedy clubs — including Go Bananas — to work out material for an upcoming theater tour, which will commence in January.  

Comedy: Mike Cody and Tabari McCoy

0 Comments · Tuesday, October 8, 2013
A lot of comedians from around the country have recorded CDs at Go Bananas, so it makes sense that two homegrown stand-ups would do the same. Cincinnati natives Tabari McCoy and Mike Cody will each re  

Back with Black

0 Comments · Wednesday, October 2, 2013
Back in 2006, Lewis Black told CityBeat in an interview that the Bush administration and the GOP were “fucking out of their minds.” So it is fortuitous that a recent interview took place on the second day of Texas Sen. Ted Cruz’s filibuster to protest the Affordable Care Act.

Comedy: Dan Grueter

1 Comments · Tuesday, October 1, 2013
Dan Grueter is a former TV reporter and ad salesman who tried stand-up when he was transferred from Seattle back to Cleveland. He doesn’t miss broadcasting at all. “I can’t even watch local  

Comedy: Tom Simmons

0 Comments · Tuesday, September 24, 2013
After years of doing stand-up comedy, Tom Simmons believes he still has a lot to learn.“I’m going to focus more on the performing, which I haven’t really,” he says of his heavy focus on writin  

Comedy: The Clean Guys of Comedy

0 Comments · Tuesday, September 17, 2013
Five of America’s top stand-up comedians take their acts to the big screen on Thursday night. The show, being beamed into more than 660 theaters across the country, features Dave Coulier (Full   

Comedy: Adam Ray

0 Comments · Tuesday, September 10, 2013
Growing up in Lake Forest Park, Wash., Adam Ray developed an interest in comedy, particularly characters and impressions. In elementary school he fooled a buddy into thinking the prettiest girl in sch  

Comedy: Brendon Walsh

0 Comments · Tuesday, September 3, 2013
“I just wanted to have a job that paid me as much as loading trucks all day and let me drink on the job,” Brendon Walsh says of stand-up. His approach to work is simple enough. “More money,  

Comedy: Dan Davidson

0 Comments · Tuesday, August 27, 2013
What do comedian Dan Davidson and quarterback Peyton Manning have in common? They both moved from Indianapolis to Denver, though for different reasons. “I got married,” explains Davidson, “  

Tom Arnold's Comedy Dream-Come-True

0 Comments · Wednesday, August 21, 2013
Tom Arnold totally understands if you were once in the camp that presumed that if you were involved with someone talented, you couldn’t possibly be talented yourself.  “A lot of people thought that,” Arnold says of his days working with friend, later spouse and later ex, Roseanne Barr. “First of all, I don’t care."