Tag: stand up

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, […]

RIP, Phyllis Diller

Comedian Phyllis Diller has died.  The LA Times has an obituary.  Diller discusses crashing the all-male Friar’s Club. Female comedians pay tribute to her.  Funny or Die shares their 10 favorite jokes by Phyllis Diller.