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SF Sketchfest: 2019 lineup & tickets (‘Best in Show’ reunion, Kids in the Hall, more)

The 2019 edition of San Francisco's long-running SF Sketchfest goes down January 10 – 27 with an insane amount of seriously amazing comedy events.

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‘Reality Bites’ & ‘Spinal Tap’ reunions part of 2019 Tribeca Film Fest

”Reality Bites was a formative experience in my life. To have a 25 year anniversary screening is very exciting,” said Stiller. ”I'm looking forward to seeing the whole cast, and possibly changing the ending so Michael gets Lelaina.”

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Vulture Fest 2016 lineup: ‘Mr. Robot,’ Sharon Van Etten & Fred Armisen jam session, ‘Better Call Saul’ & more

The third annual Vulture Festival has announced its full 2016 lineup which will take place May 21-22 in NYC with a mix of comedy, music, TV, film, live podcast tapings and more...

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AC Newman of New Pornographers was on ‘Drunk History,’ taping an episode of podcast “Song Exploder” live in NYC

If you watched this week's episode of Comedy Central's Drunk History, there was a segment on Thomas Edison (played) that also featured Spinal Tap's Michael McKean and, in a blink-or-you'll-miss-it cameo, AC Newman of New Pornographers...

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Nick Kroll, ‘Better Call Saul,’ Jim Gaffigan, Wanda Sykes and other upcoming comedy talks at 92Y

There's a few cool comedy-related talks and events happening soon at 92Y. On January 20, Nick Kroll will host a screening of The Kroll Show Season 3 premiere, and following that there will be a Q&A with the show's divorcees Gil Faizon (Kroll) and George St...

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Michael McKean of Spinal Tap (& much more) hit by car in NYC

"Actor Michael McKean, who starred in the film "This is Spinal Tap" and TV's "Laverne and Shirley," was recovering Tuesday night in a Manhattan hospital after he was struck by a car on the upper West Side, police sources said...

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Christopher Guest, Michael McKean & Harry Shearer (& Elvis Costello) were Unwigged & Unplugged @ Beacon Theater

Unwigged & Unplugged & Elvis Costello @ the Beacon - 5/26/09 (andyg_flickr)

Last night (5/26) I caught the first of two performances of UNWIGGED & UNPLUGGED: An Evening with Christopher Guest, Michael McKean and Harry Shearer at the gorgeously restored Beacon Theater...

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2nd Unwigged show PRESALE & a Spinal Tap “World Tour”

Spoof band Spinal Tap have announced a "world tour" consisting of a single June date at London's Wembley Arena.

The tour marks the 25th anniversary of mockumentary film, This is Spinal Tap, which launched the band's career...

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Spinal Tap (Unwigged & Unplugged) – Beacon Theater PRESALE & tour-related videos

Christopher Guest had a one-season stint, 1984-85, as a cast member on NBC's Saturday Night Live. Recurring characters on SNL played by Guest include: Frankie, of Willie and Frankie (two co-workers who recount in detail physically painful situations in which they've found themselves); Herb Minkman, a shady novelty toymaker with a brother named Al (played by Billy Crystal); Rajeev Vindaloo, an eccentric foreign man in the same vein as Andy Kaufman's Latka character from Taxi; and Senor Cosa, a Spanish ventriloquist often seen on the recurring spoof of The Joe Franklin Show...

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Christopher Guest, Michael McKean & Harry Shearer performing music from SPINAL TAP & more – 2009 DATES

Actors/Directors/Musicians and Comedy Icons Christopher Guest, Michael McKean and Harry Shearer are doing something they have never done before; performing a six week, 30 city multi-media acoustic tour without wigs and electric instruments...

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