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Steve-O, on hating roller coasters, fake teeth, real tattoos, being vulnerable and more

Steve-O, on hating roller coasters, fake teeth, real tattoos, being vulnerable and more

Steve-O will bring his stand-up show to The Millroom in Asheville on Oct. 26.

by October 22, 2014 0 comments Asheville events
Steve-O to perform at The Millroom in Asheville on Oct. 26

Steve-O to perform at The Millroom in Asheville on Oct. 26

Stephen Glover gained fame for his dangerous stunts and outrageous behavior on MTV’s “Jackass” show.

by October 6, 2014 0 comments Asheville features
Maryedith Burrell stars in one-woman show, ‘#OUCH’, at The BeBe Theatre in Asheville

Maryedith Burrell stars in one-woman show, ‘#OUCH’, at The BeBe Theatre in Asheville

Burrell is a screenwriter who is best known for her stints on Seinfeld, Parenthood and SNL.

by October 3, 2014 1 comment Asheville arts, Asheville events
Fresh off movie filming in Asheville, actor Zach Galifianakis announces TV show with Louis C.K.

Fresh off movie filming in Asheville, actor Zach Galifianakis announces TV show with Louis C.K.

Galifianakis talked briefly about the new show to a group gathered at an acting school in Woodin a few weeks back.

by August 28, 2014 0 comments Asheville News
A conversation with Zach Galifianakis: On comedy, confidence and more

A conversation with Zach Galifianakis: On comedy, confidence and more

The New York Studio for Stage, Screen and Voiceover hosted the hour-long talk with Galifianakis at its Woodfin studio Saturday evening.

Comedian Bengt Washburn to perform at The Millroom in Asheville on June 6

Comedian Bengt Washburn to perform at The Millroom in Asheville on June 6

Washington has appeared most recently on the Conan show on TBS.

by June 2, 2014 0 comments Asheville News
WIN TICKETS To see the ‘No She Didn’t’ comedy burlesque show at Altamont Theatre in Asheville

WIN TICKETS To see the ‘No She Didn’t’ comedy burlesque show at Altamont Theatre in Asheville

Asheville booty-shakers Kathleen Hahn and Lisa Zahiya star.

by June 2, 2014 25 comments Asheville events
Comedy: Tom Simmons at The Millroom in Asheville on May 9

Comedy: Tom Simmons at The Millroom in Asheville on May 9

The show is the latest in an ongoing Funny Business comedy series at The Millroom.

by April 29, 2014 0 comments Asheville features
WIN TICKETS to the Bargatze, Katz comeday show at The Millroom in Asheville

WIN TICKETS to the Bargatze, Katz comeday show at The Millroom in Asheville

Bargatze recently performed on “The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon.”

by April 10, 2014 16 comments Asheville events
WIN Two tickets to Carolina Sketchfest, feat. Feral Chihuahuas, LYLAS, Robot Johnson, Thunderstood

WIN Two tickets to Carolina Sketchfest, feat. Feral Chihuahuas, LYLAS, Robot Johnson, Thunderstood

Leave a comment on this post and you’ll be entered to win a pair of tickets.

by March 27, 2014 34 comments Asheville events
Comedy coming to Asheville: Carolina Sketchfest 2, Ben Kronberg, Funny R Us

Comedy coming to Asheville: Carolina Sketchfest 2, Ben Kronberg, Funny R Us

Carolina Sketchfest will feature The Feral Chihuahuas, LYLAS, Robot Johnson and Thunderstood.

by March 18, 2014 0 comments Asheville News
The Feral Chihuahuas celebrate 10 years of comedy in Asheville with shows March 7, 8

The Feral Chihuahuas celebrate 10 years of comedy in Asheville with shows March 7, 8

The hi-larious comedy group celebrates with “The Awards Show Show.”

by March 4, 2014 0 comments Asheville events
Comedian Jarrod Harris to play Asheville’s The Millroom on March 14

Comedian Jarrod Harris to play Asheville’s The Millroom on March 14

Harris is the former writer for the hit web series “Action Figure Therapy,” and also was the voice of “Jungle” on the series.

by February 27, 2014 0 comments Asheville events
Feral Chihuahuas team up with LaZoom for 4-show Asheville comedy tour

Feral Chihuahuas team up with LaZoom for 4-show Asheville comedy tour

Hannah’s, Cinjade’s, Magnolia’s and the barcade are all dead. Join Det. Lazer McSteel as he investigates the demise of Asheville bars.

by January 20, 2014 3 comments Asheville events
Grove Park Inn announces 2014 line-up of big band, jazz, Celtic music and comedy

Grove Park Inn announces 2014 line-up of big band, jazz, Celtic music and comedy

The Glenn Miller Orchestra, saxophonist Gerald Albright, The Magills and comedians Gary Gulman and John Heffron are all on the bill.

by January 9, 2014 0 comments Asheville Music
Slice of Life Comedy in Asheville to host benefit comedy show and toy drive for Eliada Homes

Slice of Life Comedy in Asheville to host benefit comedy show and toy drive for Eliada Homes

The comedy show is set for 7:30 p.m. on Dec. 22 at PULP.

by December 17, 2013 0 comments Asheville events
New Asheville comedy series at The Millroom kicks off Nov. 1 with comedian Mike Lawrence

New Asheville comedy series at The Millroom kicks off Nov. 1 with comedian Mike Lawrence

The series, but promoters Funny Business, is set for the first Friday of each month at The Millroom, the new venue by Asheville Pizza & Brewing.

by October 7, 2013 0 comments Asheville events
whatshouldavlcallme: Top 10 stereotypical people in Asheville

whatshouldavlcallme: Top 10 stereotypical people in Asheville

Yes, stereotyping is bad. It’s also funny.

by October 4, 2013 25 comments Asheville features
Asheville comedy community to bring Mo Alexander to The Isis for benefit show

Asheville comedy community to bring Mo Alexander to The Isis for benefit show

Tickets are $15 online and $20 at the door, all to benefit Xander, a local 2-year-old battling leukemia.

by September 29, 2013 0 comments Asheville benefits
Asheville Feral Chihuahuas new show, ‘Genetically Modified Comedy,’ coming Aug. 2-3

Asheville Feral Chihuahuas new show, ‘Genetically Modified Comedy,’ coming Aug. 2-3

The comedy group will debut two new short comedy films at the event, including one about the greatest cornhole player ever to live.

by July 15, 2013 1 comment Asheville News
Laugh Your Asheville Off comedy fest returns Aug. 13-17

Laugh Your Asheville Off comedy fest returns Aug. 13-17

Get your yucks at this great event.

by June 19, 2013 2 comments Asheville events
Need a laugh? Sketch comedy festival set for March 23 in Asheville

Need a laugh? Sketch comedy festival set for March 23 in Asheville

The LYLAS, the Feral Chihuahuas and Thunderstood will be on stage for some funny business.

by March 8, 2013 3 comments Asheville features
Comedy open mic, the Disclaimer Stand-Up Lounge, moves to Dirty South Lounge

Comedy open mic, the Disclaimer Stand-Up Lounge, moves to Dirty South Lounge

The funny business starts on Nov. 28 at the Dirty South Lounge, at the back of The Southern bar and restaurant.

by November 19, 2012 0 comments Asheville features
Comedy show takes on racial, ethnic differences

Comedy show takes on racial, ethnic differences

The Most Races Show on Earth comes to the LAB on Oct. 9.

by October 1, 2012 0 comments Asheville News
CONTEST OVER Win tix NOW to see Corporate Juggernaut Comedy Tour at the Grey Eagle Tues

CONTEST OVER Win tix NOW to see Corporate Juggernaut Comedy Tour at the Grey Eagle Tues

Two tickets. First correct commenter. You know the drill.

by September 27, 2012 6 comments Asheville events, Contests
Oxford American Q&A with Asheville’s Sister Bad Habit

Oxford American Q&A with Asheville’s Sister Bad Habit

Sister Bad Habit offers up some saucy answers to Oxford American’s impertinent questioning.

by September 12, 2012 0 comments Asheville features
Hannibal Buress to perform Sunday at Emerald Lounge

Hannibal Buress to perform Sunday at Emerald Lounge

Hannibal Buress has appeared on the Late Show, Late Night and Jimmy Kimmel Live. He’s a funny guy.

by August 31, 2012 0 comments Asheville features
CONTEST OVER Win tickets NOW to Sunday night show at the Grey Eagle: Todd Barry, Neil Hamburger

CONTEST OVER Win tickets NOW to Sunday night show at the Grey Eagle: Todd Barry, Neil Hamburger

Congrats to our winner, Peyton Shumate.

by August 14, 2012 5 comments Asheville events
Go see Asheville improv group Reasonably Priced Babies this weekend

Go see Asheville improv group Reasonably Priced Babies this weekend

Need a laugh? Go see these guys.

by July 27, 2012 0 comments Asheville features
Not your typical stoner comedy.
(The Weinstein Company)

Ashvegas movie review: French import ‘The Intouchables’ rich in smart humor

Our reviewer calls it a sophisticated buddy comedy of the highest caliber.

by July 25, 2012 1 comment Asheville film, Reviews

Deep-pocketed Whoopi Goldberg begs money for documentary on Brevard trailblazer

Why is Whoopi Goldberg, a millionaire TV and movie star, asking me for cash to make a movie about Moms Mabley?

by July 20, 2012 4 comments Asheville features
Comedian Jim Gaffigan in Asheville: August 16 at the Civic Center

Comedian Jim Gaffigan in Asheville: August 16 at the Civic Center

Stand-up comedian Jim Gaffigan is coming to Asheville. Tix for his U.S. Cellular Center show are $45-$60 and are on sale now. Click here for tickets. Jim Gaffigan website

by June 26, 2012 0 comments Asheville events
Laugh Your Asheville comedy fest returns in August w/ sixth edition of funny

Laugh Your Asheville comedy fest returns in August w/ sixth edition of funny

It’s Laugh Your Asheville Off’s six-year anniversary. Congrats to Charlie Gerencer and Greg Brown.Press release here: Backed by five years of dedicated support from the Asheville community and paired with the unparalleled comedic talent showcased, The Laugh Your Asheville Off Comedy Festival has become one of the premier comedy events in the country. Attending this year’s events is major TV[Read More…]

by June 14, 2012 4 comments Asheville events

Asheville comedy tour LaZoom buys a new bus

The amazingly popular and incredibly hilarious LaZoom comedy tour of Asheville, known for its big purple bus, has purchased a new bus, reports co-owner Jim Lauzon. It’s unclear if the current bus gets retired, or if this new one is an addition. From Jim on Facebook: Ever heard of Soddy Daisy TN? Really sweet family there that are sub contracted[Read More…]

by May 25, 2012 0 comments Asheville features