Monday, March 30, 2015

Monday, March 30, 2015 - 10:10:00

Hannibal Buress is coming to the Rev Room April 12

Great news from the folks at the Rev Room: Hannibal Buress has announced a show there at 8 p.m. April 12. Buress is a stand-up comedian known for roles on "Broad City" and "The Eric Andre Show," jokes about Young Jeezy and apple sauce, specials like "Animal Furnace" and "Live from Chicago" and, oddly and most recently, bringing wider attention to the rape allegations against Bill Cosby. Also he's just widely considered one of the best comedians of his generation. Tickets are on sale now for $25.

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Tuesday, March 3, 2015

Tuesday, March 3, 2015 - 10:22:00

A Q&A with Levi Agee, creator of 'Too Long; Didn't Read'

Inspired by the comedy-plus-current-events format of "The Daily Show" and SNL's "Weekend Update," Too Long; Didn't Read is a new monthly show to be held every first Thursday at The Joint, in Argenta, featuring a panel of comedians (most of whom are regular participants in the venue's Tuesday night "Hogging the Mic" stand-up series) riffing and opining on "everything from celebrity gossip, hyper-local news and Internet memes to global economic policy.”

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Monday, February 16, 2015

Monday, February 16, 2015 - 11:15:00

Kevin Hart is coming to Little Rock in April

Important Snow Day PSA: The Verizon Arena announced this morning that Kevin Hart — star of movies like "Think Like a Man," "Ride Along" and "About Last Night" (and the forthcoming "Get Hard," co-starring Will Ferrell) and by some measures the biggest stand-up comedian in the country — is bringing his "What Now?" tour to North Little Rock on April 10.

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Wednesday, February 26, 2014

Wednesday, February 26, 2014 - 09:45:00

Your last chance to help fund the Little Rock-based card game, 'People-Person'

Adam Hogg describes himself as a "401(K) record-keeper, tax accountant, singer, musician, magician and comedian." This is being modest: He is also the inventor of a card game, "People-Person," which he says "replicates life, its situations and its interactions." He's worked on the project for about two years, and is currently crowd-funding the game through the site Indiegogo. He only has five days left, but he needs less than a hundred bucks to reach his $4,000 goal.

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Thursday, January 16, 2014

Thursday, January 16, 2014 - 16:25:00

Nick Offerman (Ron Swanson!) to perform comedy show at UCA

Ron Swanson, the government-hating Parks official on  NBC's "Parks and Recreation" with a ravenous appetite for woodworking, brunettes and breakfast, is one of the best television characters of all time.

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Wednesday, August 21, 2013

Wednesday, August 21, 2013 - 10:06:00

Thursday-Saturday To-Do: Red Octopus Theater Presents '#OctopiLittleRock'

Red Octopus Theater's "#OctopiLittleRock" runs from Thursday thorugh Saturday at The Public Theatre.

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Thursday, August 1, 2013

Thursday, August 1, 2013 - 08:05:02

Friday and Saturday To-Do: The Main Thing's 'Arkansanity'

The Main Thing's "Arkansanity" opens Friday at The Joint.

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Friday, June 28, 2013

Friday, June 28, 2013 - 09:04:00

Saturday To-Do: 'Spank! The Fifty Shades Parody'

The Walton Arts Center hosts "Spank! The Fifty Shades Parody" Saturday night.

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Thursday, June 20, 2013

Thursday, June 20, 2013 - 21:50:26

Bill Maher to Little Rock on Sept. 14

Bill Maher will be at Robinson Center Music Hall Sept. 14.

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Friday, June 7, 2013

Friday, June 7, 2013 - 13:27:00

Read an excerpt from oral history of Upright Citizens Brigade

Vulture published an excerpt from new book about the Upright Citizens Brigade.

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Thursday, May 9, 2013

Thursday, May 9, 2013 - 09:09:16

Friday and Saturday To-Do: The Main Thing's 'Wiener Day at the Rollercade'

"Wiener Day at the Rollercade" debuts Friday at The Joint.

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Monday, March 25, 2013

Monday, March 25, 2013 - 10:17:58

Tuesday: Jim Gaffigan at Robinson, Doug Stanhope at UARK Bowl

Comedian Jim Gaffigan performs at Robinson Center Music Hall Tuesday.

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Friday, January 25, 2013

Friday, January 25, 2013 - 10:06:18

Friday and Saturday To-Do: The Main Thing's 'The Last Night at Orabella's'

The Main Thing's production of "The Last Night at Orabella's" opens Friday.

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Thursday, November 22, 2012

Thursday, November 22, 2012 - 09:55:02

Friday To-Do: The Main Thing's 'A Fertle Holiday'

The Main Thing's "A Fertle Holiday" opens Friday at The Joint.

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Thursday, October 25, 2012

Thursday, October 25, 2012 - 11:10:00

Review: Oct. 19, Red Octopus Theaters' 'Hey Boo!'

Red Octopus Theater has satisfied the need for outlandish comedy in Little Rock since 1991 and its recent “Hey Boo!” installment met the challenge, once again using thespian talent and sock puppetry to spoof everything from politics to personal hygiene.

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Monday, October 8, 2012

Monday, October 8, 2012 - 10:45:04

Ticket giveaway: The Capitol Steps tonight at UCA

The Capitol Steps perform at UCA tonight.

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Tuesday, September 25, 2012

Tuesday, September 25, 2012 - 11:17:26

Whitest Kids U' Know to Conway

The Whitest Kids U' Know come to UCA Oct. 1.

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Wednesday, September 19, 2012

Wednesday, September 19, 2012 - 09:00:46

Thursday To-Do: Ron White

Comedian Ron White performs at Robinson Center Music Hall Thursday.

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Thursday, September 13, 2012

Thursday, September 13, 2012 - 08:53:43

Friday To-Do: Fantasia

Fantasia performs Friday night at Robinson Center Music Hall.

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Thursday, September 6, 2012

Thursday, September 6, 2012 - 08:34:28

Friday To-Do: Ralphie May

Ralphie May performs at Robinson Center Music Hall Friday.

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