Comedy: Eric Kimbrough is more funny than famous ... for now

The Improv will host a special event Sunday night when local comedy giant Eric Kimbrough takes the stage as emcee for the second of his “Eric Kimbrough Comedy Extravaganza” shows, which


Comedy: Dane above the ruins

Dane Cook plays the KFC Yum! Center

When people describe comedians as controversial, they usually mean a brand of comedy that pushes political and social boundaries beyond the public’s comfort zone.


Web Exclusive: Q&A with Eddie Griffin

Griffin comes to The Improv

Eddie Griffin is known as much for his unpredictable temperament and his big mouth as he is for being one of the most hailed comedians of his generation.


Comedy: Paranormal Comedy Show offers haunting laughs

Halloween show comes to Comedy Caravan

We live in a very old city — a fact that has had generations of Louisvillians passing local ghost stories beneath bated breath and nervous whispers for more than 200 years.


Web Exclusive: Q&A with Loni Love

Comedian comes to The Improv

I can hear the bizarre-o version of the Journey classic now: She’s just a city girl, born and raised in south Detroit/She took a midnight train goin’ anywhere


Comedy: Bill Bellamy, manning up

It’s hard to believe it’s been more than two decades since Bill Bellamy stood onstage at “Russell Simmons’ Def Comedy Jam” and uttered the two words that would change


Web Exclusive: Q&A with Felipe Esparza

The list of people who can say they’ve appeared on NBC’s “Last Comic Standing” is getting pretty long after eight years on the air — but the list of people who can cla


Comedy: Lavell Crawford is in the game

Chances are, you know who Lavell Crawford is, although you might not recognize his name.


Comedy: She is comic

April Macie overcomes Doo-Doo Brow

To look at April Macie, you might think she fits in more in the pages of one of those magazines you’d find underneath a 16-year-old boy’s mattress than on stage at your favorite comedy


Comedy: The radical Kate Clinton

Legendary comedian is keynote speaker for U of L Pride Week

Kate Clinton is a workhorse. After nearly 30 years on the comedy circuit, you think she’d take a break — at least long enough to drum up some new material.