Comedy

Talking Comedy Careers, Novels and Routines with ‘Conan’ Writer Brian Kiley and a Stand-Up Contest via Round Table – Episode 472

Emmy Award-winning comedy writer Brian Kiley joins Nancy to discuss his comedy career including stand-up, three decades as a staff writer for Conan O’Brien, and new novel Maybe Kevin. And in our new Entertaining Opportunities segment, comedy writer/producer Linda Perret shares a stand-up comedy opportunity. Plus, Nancy’s take away tips from this episode.

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Aparna Nancherla Talks Comedy, Super Bowl And Michael Bublé

Comedian and actress Aparna Nancherla has scored a touchdown when it comes to comedy success. Deemed “One of the 50 Funniest People Right Now” by Rolling Stone, she’s got a half-hour special in the Netflix series The Standups and a lead role in Comedy Central’s Corporate series. Now Nancherla can add Super Bowl commercial to her résumé as she shares the screen …

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Tig Notaro On Class Clowns, Comedy Shifts And Why She’s Happy to Be Here

Comedy favorite Tig Notaro has been in the stand-up game for two decades now, but you could never accuse her of standing still or being predictable when it comes to her storytelling. Her new Netflix comedy special, Happy to Be Here, offers audiences a wonderful update on her fascinating journey and highlights why we can’t get enough of …

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