comedy

From Texas Standard.

Comedian Mo Amer calls Houston home and he’s coming to Austin next month to record his first hour-long Netflix comedy special. He’s been called a pioneer of Arab-American standup and he’s toured for years with Dave Chappelle.

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Created in 1951 by members of San Antonio's theater community to satirize traditional, socially exclusive Fiesta events, Cornyation is a flamboyant, adult-themed parody of local and national politics and culture.

Credit: Koury Angelo

With five critically-acclaimed hour-long stand-up specials, Bill Burr is one of the top comedic voices of his generation. 

Guest: Bill Burr, comedian, actor and writer; co-creator of Netflix original series "F is for Family"

Bill Burr will be in San Antonio for two shows on April 9 at the Majestic Theatre.

Update: 12:30 a.m. ET Wednesday

Stewart closed Tuesday night's episode of The Daily Show with discussion of his pending departure.

"Seventeen years is the longest I have ever — in my life — held a job, by 16 years and five months," Stewart said. "The upshot there being, I am a terrible employee. ...

Robb Johnson

A Broadway comedian is coming to San Antonio with his one-man show. And I've got to tell you, Seth Rudetsky talks faster than anyone I’ve interviewed.

“You know, I talk about how I loved Broadway as a toddler but I think they think I was exaggerating like my mother. My mother exaggerates everything," he said.

The performer played piano for ten years in "The Phantom of the Opera" production and he told me this short story:

“I heard something clatter next to my piano. As it turns out it was the phantom’s mask,” Rudetsky said.

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