Tag: comedy

Abraca-F*ck Yeah, It’s The Adventure Zone!

Do you need adventure? Tales of gallantry, bravery, goofery and just a dash of celebrity chef-ery? With Brians, magical and spider-wise; kobolds and gerblins; Grumpy cousins; guys with the last name “Bluejeans”; and machines named Louise? Bugbear hugs, mysterious moons, ancient relics and words that cannot be understood […]

Breaking the Contract

The Guardian interviews comedian and storyteller Hannah Gadsby about Nanette. “In the first third of Nanette, Gadsby deconstructs the autobiographical material she has aired over the years, including a tale about nearly getting beaten up at a bus stop, which gets the audience laughing gamely. In the second, […]

Hannah Gadsby and Bill Maher

At Vulture, Matt Zoller Seitz writes, “Bill Maher is Stand-Up Comedy’s Past. Hannah Gadsby is its Future.”  “While Maher is content to serve reheated runoff from his HBO show, Gadsby takes us on a guided tour of a range of human experiences, along with a Socratic discourse on […]