November 6, 2019

From Under the Stairs to the Top of Macdougal: Mike Cannon and Mike Feeney Turn Major Corners

I was super excited when I first read that Mike Cannon and Mike Feeney were performing at Zanies in Chicago and then recording a live podcast […]
September 9, 2019

Alec Baldwin Roast Red Carpet Has Comedy Glamour! Nikki Glaser, Chris Redd, Pete Lee, Arturo Castro, and More!

It’s a very special edition of Notes From a Comedy Junkie as our own Sara Dahms flew out to Los Angeles to cover the red carpet […]
August 31, 2019

Notes From a Comedy Junkie: A MidSummers Trip West! Ode to the Comedy Store!

It’s another edition of Notes From a Comedy Junkie as our own Sara Dahms took a comedycation out west! This edition took place back in June, […]
August 4, 2019

Notes From a Comedy Junkie: Highlights of Just for Laughs 2019, Kreeps With Kids, Comedian’s Comedian, The Bonfire, WYFD, Badass Women, Galas and More!

It’s another edition of Notes From a Comedy Junkie as our own Sara Dahms tackled year 3 of Skankfest. Sara is a comedy superfan who even […]
July 29, 2019

On the Just for Laughs Red Carpet: Kevin Hart Stays True, Jim Jefferies Comedy Boot Camp, and Hasan Minhaj on Why Trevor Noah is a 9 and Jon Stewart a 7,

It’s another special edition of Notes From a Comedy Junkie as our own Sara Dahms headed north to Montreal to cover the red carpet at the […]
July 17, 2019

The Stand Comedy Club Officially Returns to the New York Comedy Scene With an Explosive Opening Night

The Stand Comedy Club and Restaurant is back and is Beyond Beautiful!!! The Stand Comedy Club and Restaurant is known for having killer line-ups, amazing food […]
June 27, 2019

Notes From a Comedy Junkie: Inside Skankfest Edition. The World’s Greatest Fans Attend the Greatest (and most controversial) Comedy Festival on Earth

Inside the incredible comedy festival that the internet decided to hate. It’s another edition of Notes From a Comedy Junkie as our own Sara Dahms tackled […]
June 17, 2019

Jeff Garlin Films His Netflix Special and Celebrates 37 Years of Comedy in his Sweet Home, Chicago

It’s another very special edition of Notes From a Comedy Junkie as our own Sara Dahms got to attend a very special comedy special taping in […]
April 2, 2019

Notes From a Comedy Junkie: Luis J. Gomez Presents Luis J. Gomez

It was January 2015, my husband and I were in New York for the weekend to see Billy Joel play the Garden. The night before the […]
November 18, 2018

Notes From a Comedy Junkie Visits the New York Comedy Festival 2018: That’s Offensive, a visit to the Cellar, Louis C.K. and more!

It was my first time attending the New York Comedy Festival and here are a few of my highlights: A panel with Ron Bennington, a private […]
November 7, 2018

Judd Apatow is Secret Headliner at Sold Out Lincoln Lodge Show in Chicago

Ian Edwards, Wayne Federman and Secret Headliner, Judd Apatow Pop-Up in Chicago For a Sold Out Show at The Lincoln Lodge Wayne Federman Gives Some Details […]
October 23, 2018

Julia Louis-Dreyfus Shares Her American Dream, Larry David Makes a Play for Next Year’s Award and More Highlights From the 2018 Mark Twain Awards

Sara Dahms flew down to Washington D.C. to cover the Mark Twain Prize ceremony at The Kennedy Center. Some of the funniest people in the world […]
October 23, 2018

Seinfeld Explains What Comedy Has in Common With Paper Airplanes on the Red Carpet as Kennedy Center Honors Julia Louis-Dreyfus Contributions to Comedy

It’s another special edition of Notes From a Comedy Junkie as our own Sara Dahms flew down to Washington D.C. to cover the red carpet at […]
September 24, 2018

Maria Bamford’s Purple Vans, Vision Boards, and Park Benches All Add Up to Fabulous

This week, Toronto is exploding with comedy for the 10 day JFL42 festival. One of the highlights of the fest is the finale of a year […]
September 5, 2018

Hannibal Buress put on a Fundraiser Extravaganza Featuring Dave Chappelle, Eric Andre, Lil Rel Howery, DJ Tony Trimm and Vic Mensa at The Chicago Theater.

Buress announced the on Monday and in less than one week delivered an experience that was everything and more than what audiences have already come to […]
August 15, 2018

Dr. Katz Remembers Antz, Clown and the One Comedian He Absolutely Had to Have on His New Audiobook

For the past 23 years Jonathan Katz and his character Dr. Katz, Professional Therapist have brought over 100 of the greatest comedic minds into his office […]
August 1, 2018

Notes From a Comedy Junkie: Recapping the NY vs LA Stand Up Debate, Colin Quinn’s New Show, Scott Thompson’s School Shooting Story on the Benson Interruption and More JFL 2018 Highlights

Sara Dahms is a comedy superfan who even goes so far as to call herself a comedy nerd. Raised on National Lampoon, John Hughes, Gene Wilder, […]
July 28, 2018

Tiffany Haddish Teaches Us How to Mend a Broken Spirit, Dave Chappelle Talks Musical Influences, Howie Mandel Shares a Story About a Major Celebrity’s First JFL Performance and More From the Just for Laughs Red Carpet 2018!

Tiffany Haddish Teaches Us How to Mend a Broken Spirit, Dave Chappelle Talks Musical Influences, Howie Mandel Shares a Story About a Major Celebrity’s First JFL […]
July 16, 2018

Demi Moore Surprises at Bruce Willis Comedy Roast Plus Who Stole The Show, and Who Bombed in Our Complete Coverage of The Big Event

It’s a very special edition of Notes From a Comedy Junkie as our own Sara Dahms flew out to Los Angeles to cover Comedy Central’s Roast […]
July 16, 2018

Comedy Stars Grace The Red Carpet at Comedy Central’s Roast of Bruce Willis!! And We Were There!

It’s a very special edition of Notes From a Comedy Junkie as our own Sara Dahms flew out to Los Angeles to cover the red carpet […]
July 4, 2018

Notes From a Comedy Junkie Volume 14: Bumping Mics

Sunday is the New Saturday at The Comedy Cellar and Jeff Ross and Dave Attell Hit it Out of the Park With Their Netflix Series, “Bumping […]
May 9, 2018

Andrew Dice Clay Asks Big Jay Oakerson To Go Steady….On Tour

Andrew Dice Clay Calls Calls in to The Bonfire and Talks Comedy, Rock and Roll and the “Suck My Dick, Fingerless Gloves Tour” With Big Jay […]
May 3, 2018

Notes From A Comedy Junkie: The Best Bit, Best Show and Coolest Concept at Moontower Comedy Festival

Sara Dahms is a comedy superfan who even goes so far as to call herself a comedy nerd. Raised on National Lampoon, John Hughes, Gene Wilder, and […]
April 23, 2018

The World Champ, Judah Friedlander Announces 2020 Presidential Bid at The Moontower Comedy Festival!

Judah Friedlander announced his 2020 candidacy at his Presidential Press Conference with Ron Bennington and it was definitely a party! The room was completely decked out with balloons, […]
April 23, 2018

Moontower Comedy Festival Finishes Strong with New York’s Finest

After four days of nonstop comedy, the final show of Moontower Comedy Festival, 2018 was New York’s Finest. This show was hosted by legendary radio personality […]
April 22, 2018

Weird Al Yankovic and The Ridiculously Self-Indulgent, Ill Advised Vanity Tour with Special Guest, Emo Philips Live at Moontower Comedy Festival in Austin Texas

Weird Al Yankovic’s work transcends genres and generations. His ability to pull inspiration from some of the biggest hits of our time, along with the talent […]
April 2, 2018

Henry Winkler Discusses HBO’s Barry, Tells Stories About Garry and  Shares Words of Wisdom About Life and Comedy

Sara Dahms is a comedy superfan who even goes so far as to call herself a comedy nerd. She travels all over the country checking out […]