Tag Archives: Improvisational theatre

Kristen Wiig joining Groundlings for anniversary show

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: “Saturday Night Live” and “Bridesmaids” helped put Kristen Wiig on the map, but the gifted physical comedian got her start with the legendary Groundlings improv troupe, and this month, she’s returning “home” for an anniversary show. “The Crazy Uncle Joe Show” is an original presentation created[...]

“Jackass'” Steve-O launching first standup comedy club tour

HollywoodNews.com: Following the box office success of “Jackass 3D” and positive response from audiences during his debut standup engagements at Los Angeles’ renowned comedy club The Laugh Factory and New York City’s acclaimed Comedy Cellar, Steve-O (AKA: Stephen Glover) announces commencement of his first official standup comedy club tour. Dubbing[...]

Katy Perry to make ‘SNL’ debut on season premiere

HollywoodNews.com: “Saturday Night Live” will kick of its 36th season with musical guest Katy Perry. Perry, whose second album “Teenage Dream” is currently number one on Billboard, will make her debut SNL musical appearance on the September 25. The new album has already yielded two smash hit singles -“California Gurls”[...]