Posts tagged "Tough Crowd"

Just for Laughs - Jeff Ross Roasts Chicago - Interview & Review

Jeff Ross takes the stage to roast Chicago. Scott King Photography
If you’ve watched Comedy Central a couple times over the past decade or have ever seen an infamous Comedy Central Roast, then you’re familar with comedian Jeff Ross. Jeff, also known as the Roastmaster General, was in Chicago this weekend to Roast Chicago as part of TBS’ Just for Laughs comedy festival for the second... Read more »

Colin Quinn - Exclusive Interview!

Colin Quinn - Exclusive Interview!
After a long, successful run on Broadway and an HBO special of his one-man show Colin Quinn Long Story Short, directed by Jerry Seinfeld, Quinn has brought the show to Chicago and it’s currently playing at the Broadway Playhouse at Water Tower Place (175 E. Chestnut St.) through September 10th. Tickets available here. In his highly... Read more »

Just for Laughs exclusive - Jim Norton interview

                       Very few comics are as raw and honest as Jim Norton.  The level of personal transparency in Jim’s act allows audiences to see the darkest corners of his soul.  He simply leaves it all onstage.  Dubbed the “third mic”... Read more »

Just for Laughs exclusive - Dave Attell Interview×291.jpg There are very few people who have made me love Comedy and inspired me to be a comedian as much as Dave Attell.  I remember Watching Tough Crowd and Insomniac as a teenager and being awestruck by how raw and constantly hilarious the man is.   It’s been several years since those shows were on,... Read more »