On the one year anniversary of his death, The Experiment Comedy remembers the late, great Robin Williams. ORIGINALLY POSTED ON AUGUST 12, 2014: Comedians, actors, friends, and fans alike are mourning the tragic death of Robin Williams, who passed away at age 63 yesterday. He was a comic whose influence will continue on from generation to generation. Here are just some of the mourners paying tribute the man: I was just thinking how much I wanted to see Robin WilliamsRead More →
TWO FOR TWO TODAY! Every week The Experiment showcases a comedian you should be following on Twitter and on this Memorial Day Weekend edition of ‘Why Aren’t You Following?’ we proudly present to you the Tweets of U.S. Navy Sonar Technician and standup comic Joe Bowling! Joe Bowling hails from the great state of North Carolina, being born and raised in a town called Jacksonville. In 2004, in the middle of two wars, he does what none of us wouldRead More →
Every week The Experiment showcases a comedian you should be following on Twitter and on this Memorial Day Weekend edition of ‘Why Aren’t You Following?’ we proudly present to you the Tweets of U.S. Army Reserve Master Sergeant and comic Benari Poulten! Benari Poulten is a Los Angeles-based (via Massachusetts) standup comedian and one half of the great sketch comedy duo The Sophisticates. But if you don’t live in LaLa Land — never fear! Not only is he a stapleRead More →
[Originally posted on October 17, 2014, we’re re-running this to honor the release of Sue Smith’s comedy EP, Slutty Pretzel, which you can pre-order now before its May 5th release.] Every Friday, The Experiment Comedy showcases a comedian you should be following on Twitter. In this week’s edition of ‘Why Aren’t You Following?’, we proudly present to you the Tweets of New York City-based Sue Smith! Sue Smith is a comedic actor, writer, and standup who has appeared on countlessRead More →
[Originally posted on April 18, 2014. Rye Silverman will be recording her first standup album at Tao Comedy Studio (7466 Beverly Blvd., #201, Los Angeles, CA 90036) on Saturday, March 14th at 8pm. The event is sold out but there may be a couple of tickets available at the door.] Every Friday, we showcase a comedian who you should be following on Twitter. In this week’s edition of Why Aren’t You Following?, we proudly present the Tweets of Los Angeles-basedRead More →
Originally posted on August 15th, 2014. Every Friday, The Experiment showcases comedians you should be following on Twitter and in this week’s edition of ‘Why Aren’t You Following?’ we proudly present to you the Tweets of New York City-based comedian Eliana Horeczko! Eliana Horeczko originally hails from Southern California and has performed at The Improv, Comedy Store, Ice House, Gotham, Funnybone Omaha, Flappers, SF Punchline, Comedy Palace, and Brew HaHa, Camp Brooklyn, The Experiment at People’s Republic of Brooklyn, andRead More →
Following his first number one album and subsequent Grammy Award nomination, ‘Weird Al’ Yankovic has announced his Mandatory World Tour. Here are the cities the legendary comedic musician will hit up: MAY 12-16 PLANET HOLLYWOOD LAS VEGAS, NV MAY 19 BRADY THEATER TULSA, OK MAY 20 HUDSON PERFORMANCE HALL OKLAHOMA CITY, OK MAY 22 HARD ROCK LIVE – HARD ROCK HOTEL AND CASINO BILOXI, MS MAY 23 RYMAN AUDITORIUM NASHVILLE, TN MAY 24 HORSESHOE TUNICA – BLUESVILLE ROBINSONVILLE, MS MAYRead More →
Jimmy Kimmel Live unveiled its new opening on Tuesday night. It’s only thirty seconds long but each frame was created by George Lucas’ Industrial Light and Magic. You know, the special effects house behind the Star Wars, Indiana Jones, and Back to the Future movies, among others. So, Jimmy Kimmel and Jabba the Hut are now officially part of the same lineage. Jimmy Kimmel Live airs Weeknights at 11:35pm Eastern/Pacific on ABC.