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  1. Jay Pharoah, Tom Green & More Coming to Carolines on Broadway in FebruaryRead the original story

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    ... February 5; Rain Pryor, host of Arise TV's "Arise and Shine," on February 10; Alingon Mitra, from NBC's "Last Comic Standing," performs on February 11; Jonathan Martin performs on February 12; and Stand Ups Give BAC, a benefit for the Brooklyn ...


  2. Comedian Ralphie May coming to Augusta, tickets on sale Jan. 30Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | The Star

    Tickets to see him at The Bell Auditorium, 712 Telfair St., go on sale at 10 a.m. Jan. 30. Doors to his March 6 show will open at 6 p.m., with the show starting at 7 p.m. May got his start on season one of “Last Comic Standing” and has since appeared or worked on programs such as ESPN's “Mohr Sports,” CBS's “The Late Late Show w/ Craig Kilborn” and “Jimmy Kimmel Live.” “He's also one of a handful of comedians to have received a standing ovation on 'The Tonight Show w/ Jay Leno,'” according to a press release.


  3. 'Last Comic Standing' winner John Heffron on Dr. Grins stage this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 |

    Comedian John Heffron, winner of the second season of NBC-TV's "Last Comic Standing," is appearing for five shows this weekend at Dr. Grins at The B.O.B. . Heffron is originally from South Lyon and got his comedy start in Ann Arbor .


  4. Comedians set for sold out Jenny McCarthy's Dirty, Sexy, Funny showRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 21 | The Citizens' Voice

    ... a whiskey. I get thirsty too." Macie's appeared on the fourth season of the competitive reality show, "Last Comic Standing." She's made several appearances on the Howard Stern Show, there voted "funniest and hottest" comedian in America in 2008. ...


  5. Comedy on tap at The Cap Jan. 24Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    ... has performed on two USO tours to Iraq and Afghanistan. She is the only comedian in the history of NBC's Last Comic Standing to go unchallenged by any other comedian - meaning no comedian would say they were funnier than Madigan. She was a top three ...


  6. Jan24Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | Salt Lake City Weekly

    ... Host of ABC's "EXTREME MAKEOVER HOME EDITION" and as a finalist on NBC's Emmy nominated series "LAST COMIC STANDING". He previously won the Giggles 10th Annual Laff-Off in his native Seattle, and was selected to perform at the prestigious JUST FOR ...


  7. NBC's "Last Comic Standing" Contestant Kyle Grooms Headlines Comix at Foxwoods January 15 &16Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 |

    ... half-hour stand-up special on Comedy Central, while also making multiple appearances on VH1, NBC's "Last Comic Standing," and famed sketch comedy show, "Chappelle's Show." Among his many accomplishments, his first comedy CD, "The Legend of the ...


  8. Fans not amused by comedian's funny businessRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    ... Dorfman said. "I think everyone is allowed at least one pass." Fans of the portly finalist on TV's "Last Comic Standing" quickly realized May was in no condition to run through his act Thursday night. The scene turned ugly with patrons leaving early ...


  9. Good, clean fun: Comedian Rocky LaPorte coming to Mishler TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | Altoona Mirror

    ... be able to make people laugh.' It made me feel good." LaPorte, who placed in the top five of last year's Last Comic Standing competition on NBC, is bringing his clean brand of family stand-up comedy to Altoona's Mishler Theatre at 7:30 p.m. ...


  10. Roy Wood Jr. Read MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | Metro Times

    What Entertainment Weekly refers to as 'charismatic crankiness' is cracking audiences up nationwide. He currently appears on the TBS comedy 'Sullivan and Son,' and has previously been a finalist on NBC's 'Last Comic Standing.'


  11. Top things to do in Tampa Bay for Jan. 16Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... 405 Cleveland St., Clearwater. $42-$82. (727) 791-7400. Felipe Esparza: The 2010 winner of NBC's Last Comic Standing is best known for his irreverent on-stage persona. He's set to appear in the movies Taco Shop and The Fix this year. Shows are at 8 ...


  12. Comedy too big to ignore: Ralphie May coming to Beaver Creek SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2014 | Vail Daily News

    ... a standing ovation on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno. He caught a break when he was a finalist on Last Comic Standing. He was voted one of Variety's "10 Comics to Watch." And just to show how well rounded he is, he has his own line of barbecue sauce ...


  13. NBC's "Last Comic Standing" Contestant Kyle Grooms Headlines Comix at Foxwoods January 15 &16Read the original story

    Tuesday Jan 13 | PRLog US Entertainment

    PRLog - Jan. 13, 2015 - MASHANTUCKET, Conn. -- Comix at Foxwoods will host former NBC's "Last Comic Standing" contestant and "Chappelle' s Show" regular Kyle Grooms for a two-night, two-performance special, which gets underway Thursday, Jan. 15 at 8:00 p.m. With a long list of notable accomplishments as an actor, writer and comic, Grooms has proven to be one of the industry's must-see comics on the scene.


  14. Garth Brooks makes Denver return after 18-year absenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 9 | Denver Post

    ... what you'd call a "captive audience." Passes are on sale. ( ) Also at the Vilar Center : "Last Comic Standing" veteran Ralphie May on Jan. 17 ($59.50), family-banjo duo Bla Fleck and Abigail Washburn on Jan. 19 ($65) and country-folk ...


  15. Cheap Laughs: The Best Indie Comedy This Week, 1/7 - 1/13Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 7 | The Village Voice

    ... New York comedy this week. Train Wreck The Producers Club , 8 p.m. Free Comedian Joe Machi didn't win Last Comic Standing , but was probably this season's big breakout star. His delivery and stage presence are completely unique, like a ...


  16. Raw materialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2014 | Colorado Springs Independent

    ... for me." Since then May's stock has risen continually, from winning second place in the first season of Last Comic Standing to performing on The Wayne Brady Show , The Tonight Show with Jay Leno , The Big Black Comedy Show , and even making an ...


  17. Comic Tammy Pescatelli At Funny BoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 |

    Tammy Pescatelli jokes about not being "very girly" and argues that "women don't have to be perfect," and is forthright in her dislike for Jerry Lewis. She was finalist on TV's "Last Comic Standing" and has appeared on a slew of talk shows as well as the Jenny McCarthy special "Dirty Sexy Funny."


  18. Salma Hayek parties with a young crowdRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 4 | New York Daily News

    ... aired on Showtime and is available on Netflix. Feinstein was also a finalist on season seven of NBC's "Last Comic Standing." New Yorkers beating the cold at Miami's Four Seasons Hotel were in for a treat when the Brooklyn Nets spent a day lounging ...


  19. Ralphie MayRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 25, 2014 | Dallas Observer

    First Comic Standing These days, people who claim they've been on "Last Comic Standing" are a bit like those who brag they've climbed Mt. Everest.


  20. Theater events: Sasheer Zamata plays Zanies RosemontRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | Daily Herald

    ... late show includes champagne toast. Two-item food or beverage minimum for all shows. (847) 813-0484 or "Last Comic Standing" season two winner John Heffron, whose third Comedy Central special airs in 2015, headlines Chicago Improv in Schaumburg on ...