It is Valentine’s Day and our number one love is Comedy! Comedy that has influenced the next generation of brilliant entertainers. Back in August, CNN wrote an article rating the 50 most influential comedians the world has ever known. These people are timeless and have nothing but given the world much needed love and laughs. Check out these comedic genius, you may find a new favorite! Keep an eye out for some of these comics coming to Comedy Works.
From New York to Denver, The Friends crew is making the trip just for you! Rave reviews from the run in New York, make sure you get your tickets today for there shows this week at Comedy Works South at the Landmark. Relive the magic of one of the most beloved shows to have aired!
As travelers head into Denver on DIA train they are now greeted by local veterinarian, comedian and TV personality, Dr. Kevin Fitzgerald. While on the terminal, travelers are invited to check-out 15 of the most environmentally friendly dog houses that are competing in a BARKitecture Dog House Competition. For more information on the competition and how to get involved visit: flydenver.com/bark
It’s been researched that the average adult (18+) spends almost 3 hours a day on their cell phone. For most people, disconnecting is certainly a struggle. However, when we disconnect we are able to connect with the ones around us even more. Here at Comedy Works we are ahead of the game and have already implemented Yondr, a service that allows events to have a phone-free space. Check out what Buzzfeed had to say about it! Watch full video
“Rita Rudner remembers her first gig in Las Vegas, about 30 years ago, at a convention at the Las Vegas Hilton” Full Article
Be sure to catch Rita in Denver for a rare club performance at Comedy Works South at the Landmark on August 25 & 26, 2017. Buy Tickets
COLIN JOST SHARED HIS FAVORITE UNAIRED SNL TRUMP JOKE THIS WEEKEND IN DENVER
Full 303 Magazine Article Here
Littleton Independent published Five questions: Sam Adams From clerking to sports writing to stand-up comedy
Read the full article here
Arsenio Hall is coming to Comedy Works July 21 & 22!
His name might ring a bell to some people, but for those who don’t know who he is, will soon be a fan! Hall had his own show “The Arsenio Hall Show,” from 1989 to 1994. Not only was his talk show hilarious, but he also interviewed BIG names. Such as Eddie Murphy, Madonna, Micheal Jackson, Will Smith, Vanilla ice, Magic Johnson, Michael Jordan and many more.
(Click the picture above to see the intro to the Arsenio Hall Show)
Although his intro may have been a tad bit long, and truly 90s, it was one to remember and one that will truly be missed.
BUT guess what? You can see the BIG star, Arsenio Hall LIVE and up close July 21 & 22!!!
His interview with Eddie Murphy was one to remember!
“As a standup, Kondabolu has performed on such tastemaking shows as Conan, John Oliver’s New York Standup Show, Jimmy Kimmel Live!and his own Comedy Central Presents half-hour special. Over the course of two albums, 2014’s Waiting for 2042 and 2016’s Mainstream American Comic, Kondabolu established the combination of incisive political banter, elegant joke writing and unique perspective that’s won him fans all over the world.” Westword, Bryon Graham
For the full article click here.
See Hari Kondabolu LIVE at Comedy Works Downtown!
Thursday, July 13th at 8:00pm
Friday, July 14th at 7:30 & 9:45pm
Saturday, July 15th at 7:30 & 9:45pm
Dave Chappelle is coming to the Bellco Theater July 13th and Red Rocks July 14th and is sticking with his no cellphone policy! He will be using Yondr bags for both shows, which will lock up your phone during the show. While this may seem like a bad thing, there are many positive reasons to it.
9News posted an article about Chappelle’s reasoning to his cellphone policy, including a video of Chappelle on Jimmy Kimmel. Click here to see more.
Comedy Works currently uses Yondr for all shows at both locations. Thanks to Dave Chappelle for introducing this modern day novelty to us.