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    Old Jews Telling Jokes

    Presented by Regent Theatre at Regent Theatre, Arlington

    April 15 - May 17, 2015

    The off-Broadway hit show OLD JEWS TELLING JOKES comes to Boston for a five week run at the Regent Theatre in Arlington, Mass. and is sure to make audiences laugh 'til they plotz. Performances run April 15, 2015 – May 17, 2015.

    Co-created by Peter Gethers and Daniel Okrent, OLD JEWS TELLING JOKES is directed by Jerry Bisantz and showcases five local actors in a revue that pays tribute to and ...more


    Boston Homecoming Show with Sue Costello

    Presented by Laugh Boston at Laugh Boston, Boston

    April 25, 2015

    Featuring Kendra Cunningham, Leah Dubie, Jenny Zigrino, Kelly MacFarland, Giulia Rozzi, and Jan Davidson

    The Boston Herald says:  “As...more

    Four-Handed Illusions: An Intimate Evening of Laughs and Wonder

    Presented by Magician Joel Acevedo at Hampshire House, Boston

    April 26, 2015

    Illusionists Joel Acevedo and Steve Kradolfer join their talents in a performance that is engaging, funny, and mystifying. As one of only 50 guests, you will surely experience the magic just a few...more

    Shear Madness

    Presented by Shear Madness at Charles Playhouse, Boston

    September 19, 2014 - April 30, 2015

    Discover for yourself why over 8 million people around the world have seen Shear Madness, the uproarious whodunit where the audience gets to solve the crime. A mixture of improvisation...more

    Chris Hardwick

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at The Wilbur Theatre, Boston

    May 1, 2015

     Chris Hardwick is a stand-up comedian, chart-topping podcaster, television personality, contributor for Wired magazine, and creative head of the multiplatform media behemoth known as Nerdist...more

    Humorist Kinky Friedman

    Presented by Jewish Community Centers of Greater Boston and Boston Jewish Music Festival at Leventhal-Sidman JCC, Newton

    May 2, 2015

    Richard “Kinky” Friedman styles himself in the mold of popular American satirists Will Rogers and Mark Twain. Outrageous and irreverent but always thought-provoking, Kinky Friedman...more

    Jeff Dye

    Presented by Laugh Boston at Laugh Boston, Boston

    April 30 - May 2, 2015

    Jeff Dye is an extremely talented comedian and actor who is best known for hosting MTV's Numbnuts and Money From Strangers. He did so well at the TBS Comedy Festival in Chicago...more

    Loretta LaRoche - Humor Your Stress

    Presented by The Hanover Theatre for the Performing Arts at The Hanover Theatre for the Performing Arts, Worcester

    May 2, 2015

    Loretta LaRoche has helped millions of people deal with everyday stress. With her irreverent humor and an innate sense of the absurd, she helps people see how needlessly complex and...more

    Wendy Williams

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at The Wilbur Theatre, Boston

    May 2, 2015

    Mother, wife, media mogul, entrepreneur, performer and best- selling author, Wendy Williams is best known for her long- running talk show “The Wendy Williams Show”. The nationally...more

    2nd Annual Onstage Arts Marathon

    Presented by OnStage Dance Company

    May 2, 2015

    Our Annual OnStage Dance Company Arts Marathon is returning even bigger and better than its first year and we'd like you to join us!

    Here's just a partial set list:...more

    Kids in the Hall

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at The Wilbur Theatre, Boston

    May 6, 2015

    Six long years of waiting are over: The Kids in the Hall are finally ready to get back on their tour bus and hit the road, bringing their seminal, take-no-prisoners comedy to stages in cities both...more

    Maria Bamford

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at The Wilbur Theatre, Boston

    May 8, 2015

    Maria started her performing arts career in Duluth, Minnesota at the age of 11 where she starred in the Chester Park Elementary production of How the West Was REALLY Won! A short number of decades...more

    WROR Comedy Series: Paul Reiser

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at The Wilbur Theatre, Boston

    May 8, 2015

    A seasoned actor, writer, and producer, Paul Reiser continues to add to his list of accomplishments. Having co-created and starred in the critically acclaimed NBC series Mad About You,...more

    Aaron Karo

    Presented by Laugh Boston at Laugh Boston, Boston

    May 8, 2015

    Aaron Karo is an author, comedian, and screenwriter whose latest novel “Galgorithm” will be published May 5, 2015, by Simon & Schuster. His career began in September 1997 when he...more

    WTF Queerlesque Chapter 3

    Presented by Mortis Ministries

    May 8 - May 9, 2015

    Boston's madcap seasonal variety show by and for the queer community is back! Join us for a night of extra queer craziness, burlesque and boylesque debuts, standup comedy, drag performers of...more

    Dustin Ybarra

    Presented by Laugh Boston at Laugh Boston, Boston

    May 7 - May 9, 2015

    Dustin Ybarra was seen most recently in recurring roles on the ABC series "The Goldbergs" and the CBS series "Battle Creek". Other television credits include a recurring role...more

    ArtWeek Boston

    Presented by Citi Performing Arts Center

    May 1 - May 10, 2015

    ArtWeek is an award-winning, bi-annual, 10-day celebration of community creativity that features unexpected and creative experiences that are interactive or offer behind-the-scenes access to...more

    Boston Accents

    Presented by Laugh Boston at Laugh Boston, Boston

    April 22 - May 13, 2015


    Boston Accents features the best stand-up comedians in Boston, from legends that have put Boston comedy on the map, to the next generation of nationally known comics from our...more

    Bill Burr: Wilbur Week

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at The Wilbur Theatre, Boston

    May 9 - May 15, 2015

     Bill Burr- Wilbur Week
    Internationally Acclaimed Comedian Bill Burr Performs Week of Shows at The Wilbur in Boston, MA

    (BOSTON, MA) – [January 5th, 2015] – This May...more

    Wanda Sykes

    Presented by The Hanover Theatre for the Performing Arts at The Hanover Theatre for the Performing Arts, Worcester

    May 15, 2015

    Wanda Sykes has been called "one of the funniest stand-up comics" by her peers and ranks among Entertainment Weekly's 25 Funniest People in America....more

    Wanda Sykes

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at The Wilbur Theatre, Boston

    May 16, 2015

     
    Sykes was previously seen on several television shows over the past two years. Her Own special “Herlarious” which aired in July highlighted female comics. Last year she...more

    Colin Quinn

    Presented by Rockport Music at Shalin Liu Performance Center, Rockport

    May 16, 2015

    A native of Brooklyn, comedian, writer and actor Colin Quinn is known for his sharp observational humor and high profile stints on Saturday Night Live and his own critically-acclaimed...more

    Much Ado About Nothing

    Presented by Needham Community Theatre

    May 8 - May 16, 2015

    Needham Community Theatre is proud to present:

    Much Ado About Nothing by William Shakespeare

    Set in the 1960's 
    Directed by Marianne Phinney


    Robert Kelly

    Presented by Laugh Boston at Laugh Boston, Boston

    May 14 - May 16, 2015

    Robert Kelly's comedy is rooted in his early days as a kid growing up in Boston. His dysfunctional family, repeat trips to juvie and his honest take on his own life and relationships make his...more

    Girl, Incarcerated

    Presented by ImprovBoston at ImprovBoston Theatre, Cambridge

    April 17 - May 22, 2015

    Girl, Incarcerated is more than just a show for fans of Orange is the New Black. Leave your dignity at the door as you enter the stifling, unflatteringly lit walls of Galcatraz. Each week, a...more

    Rob Belle & Pete Holmes - Together at Last

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at The Wilbur Theatre, Boston

    May 23, 2015

    There are billions of us featherless bipeds stumbling around on this blue and green ball while it hurtles through space at 67,000 mph, wondering how we got here and what it all means and whether...more

    Lachlan Patterson

    Presented by Laugh Boston at Laugh Boston, Boston

    May 21 - May 23, 2015

    To say Lachlan Patterson is having one of his better years would be an understatement.  Most recently, he finished as the runner up on NBC's Last Comic Standing.  With other recent...more

    The Tony V Show

    Presented by Laugh Boston at Laugh Boston, Boston

    April 8 - May 27, 2015

    Join Boston comedy legend and headliner Tony V as he and fresh-faced local talent share stories and deliver a taste of Boston’s unique brand of comedy!


    Nick Offerman: Gumption Book Tour

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at The Wilbur Theatre, Boston

    May 29, 2015

    In his bestselling first book and comedic memoir, Paddle Your Own Canoe, Nick Offerman called on readers to put down their smart phones, study sycamore leaves, and embrace good old-fashioned elbow...more

    Josh Blue

    Presented by Laugh Boston at Laugh Boston, Boston

    May 29 - May 30, 2015

    From comedy clubs and theater engagements to college campuses and corporate events, wherever he takes the stage Josh elicits a wildly appreciative crowd response.  His uncanny ability to...more

    Four-Handed Illusions: An Intimate Evening of Laughs and Wonder

    Presented by Magician Joel Acevedo at Hampshire House, Boston

    May 31, 2015

    Illusionists Joel Acevedo and Steve Kradolfer join their talents in a performance that is engaging, funny, and mystifying. As one of only 50 guests, you will surely experience the magic just a few...more

    "Weird Al" Yankovic: Mandatory World Tour

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at The Wilbur Theatre, Boston

    June 2, 2015

     Fresh off the biggest year of his storied career, “Weird Al” Yankovic today announced his 2015 Mandatory World Tour.
    “Weird Al” Yankovic is the biggest-selling...more

    Kevin Hart

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at The Wilbur Theatre, Boston

    June 5, 2015

    Kevin Hart has burst onto the scene as one of the most versatile comedy actors in film and television. Kevin just wrapped his nationwide “Laugh at My Pain” tour. He was the number one...more

    Boston Pride presents Fortune Feimster

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at The Wilbur Theatre, Boston

    June 13, 2015

     Fortune Feimster made her national TV debut in 2010 on NBC’s Last Comic Standing, where she finished as a semi-finalist. That same year she was selected to perform in the New Faces...more

    T.J. Miller

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at The Wilbur Theatre, Boston

    June 17, 2015

    T.J. Miller is one of the least terrible comedians in the world. One of Variety’s “Top 10 Comics to Watch,” EW’s “Next Big Things in Comedy.” Most recently,...more

    Daniel Tosh - Great Nor'easter Tour

    Presented by The Hanover Theatre for the Performing Arts at The Hanover Theatre for the Performing Arts, Worcester

    June 18, 2015

    Daniel is one of the most requested headliners in the country. He has also quickly evolved into one of the most popular and successful college acts, having performed at more than seven hundred...more

    The Tenderloins - The Cast of Impractical Jokers

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at The Wilbur Theatre, Boston

    June 19, 2015

     Formed in 1999 by four high school friends, The Tenderloins (Sal Vulcano, James Murray, Joe Gatto and Brian Quinn) have been making New York City laugh for over a decade. They can currently...more

    NorthEast Comic Con & Collectibles Extravaganza - A Pop Culture Expo

    Presented by IMAGE Meet And Greet Entertainment LLC

    June 20 - June 21, 2015

     NorthEast Comic Con & Collectibles Extravaganza, a Pop Culture Expo, is a family friendly event featuring all things that appeal to fans of comics, movies, television and Nerd culture....more

    The Show Against Humanity

    Presented by Improv Asylum at Improv Asylum, Boston

    October 21, 2014 - June 26, 2015

    Based on the party game, Cards against Humanity, this show has Main Stage actors, alum and special guests doing some of the most politically-incorrect, just plain "wrong" scenes...more

    ComedySportz Boston

    Presented by New England Fun at The Riot Theater, Jamaica Plain

    February 13 - June 26, 2015

    ComedySportz Boston is the fast-paced, family-friendly improv comedy played as a sport! A ComedySportz match features two teams of players competing for laughs and points, with a referee...more

    Afternoon Delight

    Presented by Improv Asylum at Improv Asylum, Boston

    September 6, 2014 - June 27, 2015

    Afternoon Delight is a hilarious, fully improvised, two-act show that’ll leave you wanting more. Actors from the Main Stage Show cast join alumni and NXT company actors to create...more

    Main Stage Show

    Presented by Improv Asylum at Improv Asylum, Boston

    September 5, 2013 - June 27, 2015

    Improv Asylum's Main Stage Show combines interactive improv sets with hilarious sketches that're sure to leave audiences clamoring for more. This hilarious cast comes together on...more

    Raunch

    Presented by Improv Asylum at Improv Asylum, Boston

    October 21, 2014 - June 27, 2015

    Saturday nights at midnight, Improv Asylum gathers members of the Main Stage, NXT, and alums together to perform some adults-only improv that needs to be seen...more

    All The Single Ladies (Quincy Market)

    Presented by Improv Asylum at Ned Devine's, Boston

    May 2 - June 27, 2015

    All the Single Ladies is the latest production from Improv Asylum, offering bachelorette parties and "girls nights out" groups a wild night of comedy, dancing, and a whole lot of...more

    The Sunday Night Show

    Presented by Improv Asylum at Improv Asylum, Boston

    November 24, 2014 - June 28, 2015

    Come finish up your weekend with us. The Sunday Night Show features a blend of improv and new sketches each week. No rules and definitely never the same show twice. Members of the Main...more

    House Teams

    Presented by Improv Asylum at Improv Asylum, Boston

    September 3, 2013 - June 30, 2015

    Improv Asylum's House Teams are where students and alums of our Training Center get together to present some of the freshest faces in Boston Comedy.

    Every Tuesday, teams of students...more

    Dinner Detective Murder Mystery Show

    Presented by Dinner Detective Boston

    April 25 - July 11, 2015

    The Dinner Detective is America’s largest interactive murder mystery comedy dinner show. You’ll solve a hilarious murder case while you enjoy a fantastic four-course plated dinner. A...more

    Frank Santos Jr.:R-Rated Comic Hypnotist - After Dark Show

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at The Wilbur Theatre, Boston

    July 11, 2015

    Frank Santos Jr. has been amazing audiences for over a decade. His spectacular display of mind-bending antics can turn any skeptic into a fan. His act is always fresh, energetic, and unique, and...more

    Tom Segura

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at The Wilbur Theatre, Boston

    July 18, 2015

    Tom Segura is a comedian originally from Cincinnati, Ohio. His television credits include Conan, Happy Endings, The Late Late Show, Comedy Central Presents: Tom Segura, Mash Up and his One Hour...more

    Chris Young at Indian Ranch

    Presented by Indian Ranch at Indian Ranch, Webster

    July 18, 2015

    Declared “country music’s superstar next door,’ by Huffington Post, Chris Young has accomplished more by the age of 29 than some artists do in a...more

    The Booby Trap

    Presented by Improv Asylum at Improv Asylum, Boston

    October 21, 2014 - July 27, 2015

    Work all weekend and feel like there is nothing to do on "your Saturday"? Come down to Improv Asylum and party like you only have to brunch the next day!

    The Booby Trap is...more

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