Comedy

Comedy At PPAC

The Providence Performing Arts Center has been booking some great acts lately, so great that they sell out almost immediately. As soon as the John (Mulaney) & Pete (Davidson) Show on October 27 was announced, tickets sold out. They have since added a second show at 10pm, and tickets are still available but don’t dawdle. …

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‘Good Burger 2’ Teaser Released

Kenan Thompson holds high his Green Ink purchases (swing cardigan, low cozy socks); unfortunately the wacky mayhem in the new teaser for “Good Burger 2” reveals that his satisfaction was short-lived. Thompson and Kel Mitchell — reprising their roles as burger-flippers Dexter and Ed — took over Wayland Square last May to shoot scenes for …

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John Waters Xmas

(12.10) Tickets are still available, but going fast, for “A John Waters Christmas” at the Columbus Theatre on December 10. Yep, he’s back, with Christmas lunacy throbbing in his veins. Cockeyed. Rabid. Ready to reinfect the lunatic fringe with holiday jeer. “The Pope of Trash”, as William Burroughs once called him, is coming to your …

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David Sedaris At The Vets

(10.6) Tickets are still available for “An Evening with David Sedaris” Thursday evening at The Vets. The output of this prolific author includes Me Talk Pretty One Day, The Santaland Diaries, Barrel Fever, Let’s Explore Diabetes with Owls, as well as his latest collection of semi-autobiographical essays, Happy-Go-Lucky. From the New York Times review: . …

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Maria Bamford At Columbus Theatre

(11.21) Tickets still available for the Maria Bamford Show Sunday night at the Columbus Theatre. You may know her from her show of “Lady Dynamite” or her specials now on Netflix. Bamford also does voice work on “Bojack Horseman” and “Big Mouth.” Stephen Colbert calls her his “favorite comedian on earth” while Judd Apatow thinks …

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