Comedy News

Comedy Video Spotlight: In Security with Dan St. Germain

Since appearing at SXSW Comedy in 2012, standup Dan St. Germain has been incredibly busy. Like, serious overachiever busy, starting with the success of his My Damn Channel web series, Kicking Dan Out. Since, he’s appeared on VH1’s Best Week Ever, been named one of Variety’s 10...

Written by Corinna Burford | September 17, 2013

New Parties, Marketing Opportunities and More at SXSW Comedy 2014

Every year SXSW Comedy continues to grow and 2014 will be no exception, featuring new shows, venues, parties, and of course, a cutting-edge lineup. On top of this, SXSW Comedy 2014 will incorporate a number of targeted marketing opportunities, including the official opening party, the Comedy Late-Night Saloon and the...

Written by Samantha Pitchel | March 7, 2013

SXSW Comedy Spotlight: Talk Show Hosts Chris Gethard and "Jesse Ventura"

There's more to SXSW Comedy than standup - like these two events, a pair of the oddest, most original talk shows out there. 

Conspiracy Theory Live with Jesse Ventura is not exactly a live version of former wrestler / senator Jesse Ventura's paranoia-centric TV series - it's much, much...