Highlights from Schtick or Treat 2018

Look, I know that’s a photo from 2016’s Schtick or Treat, but on the bright side, as the new curator of Comedy Listings for the Weekend Arts section of The New York Times, I got that in the newspaper, so let’s all celebrate! As for Sc…

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Amy Philllips gets SiriusXM daily talk show

SiriusXM today announced that Amy Phillips, a comedian who impersonates the Real Housewives of Bravo, will now host her own show, Reality Checked with Amy Phillips, every weekday on SiriusXM’s Radio Andy channel. Her show will include her own parodies,…

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Comedy Central will air “The Fall of Trump,” a special documentary from The President Show

The team from Comedy Central’s The President Show will return to the airwaves this October by coming back from the future. To be precise, A President Show Documentary: The Fall Of Donald Trump is set in the year 2030, looking back at the final days of the Trump Administration. Creator, Executive Producer, Star and Commander in Chief himself, Anthony […]

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Comedy Central will air “The Fall of Trump,” a special documentary from The President Show

The team from Comedy Central’s The President Show will return to the airwaves this October by coming back from the future. To be precise, A President Show Documentary: The Fall Of Donald Trump is set in the year 2030, looking back at the final days of the Trump Administration. Creator, Executive Producer, Star and Commander in Chief himself, Anthony […]

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Them, too: The men who impersonate Cosby, CK and Woody

It’s unconscionable that men have behaved so poorly for so long that women can have so many #metoo stories to share. That anyone continues to become victimized by men, or by the society that seemingly supports it, is a horrible injustice. Somewhere down the line from that is the dilemma of those of us who […]

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Will Ferrell revisits his George W. Bush impersonation for SNL cold open

Will Ferrell made fun of “strategery” and has always helped us laugh with former President George W. Bush as much as laugh at him, not only during Ferrell’s run on Saturday Night Live, but also in a big Broadway production after Bush left office. One year into the Trump era, Ferrell hosted SNL once more […]

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Tyler Fischer presents the Bill Burr Comedy MasterClass

You could spend $90 for an online MasterClass in comedy from Steve Martin, sure. But what if you’re looking for inspiration from someone more contemporary in stand-up comedy circles, someone who can guide you through the rough and tumble world of the road in 2018? You’re probably going to seek out a guy like Bill […]

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Bill Burr Teaches a Comedy MasterClass in Tyler Fischer’s Latest Video

In October, New York-based comedian Tyler Fischer stole the show at The Bell House’s annual Schtick or Treat comedy show with his incredibly spot-on impersonation/standup set as Bill Burr, and now he’s back with a brand new video that answers an important question: What would it look like if Bill Burr followed in the footsteps […]

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Alec Baldwin wants to adapt his Trump parody book (and SNL character) for Broadway

Alec Baldwin, who won an Emmy for impersonating President Donald J. Trump on Saturday Night Live for the past year, wants to bring the parody to Broadway. “We may take the book and make it into a one-man show on Broadway,” Baldwin told Howard Stern this week. “Like Will Ferrell did the Bush thing.” If […]

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Tyler Fischer Wins the Award for Best Bill Burr Impersonation Ever

The above video has been making the rounds since New York-based comedian Tyler Fischer posted it on Twitter yesterday, and whether you’re a Bill Burr fan or just appreciate a solid impersonation, the 2-minute clip is well worth the watch. Recorded during The Bell House’s 10th annual Schtick or Treat comedy show on Sunday, the clip shows […]

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