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ICING: KEVIN ALLISON Discusses How He’s Kept It Real with RISK! Storytelling for Over A Decade

ICING: KEVIN ALLISON Discusses How He’s Kept It Real with RISK! Storytelling for Over A Decade

When I think about the power of storytelling, I can’t help but think of the words of the character Elijah Price, aka Mr. Glass, at the conclusion of the film Glass. He says, “I believe that if everyone sees what just a few people become when they wholly embrace their gifts, others will awaken. Belief […]

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ICING: We Pick DAVE HILL’S Brain About The Live Podcast Taping of HISTORY FLUFFER Happening 1.24 at The Brooklyn Podcast Festival

ICING: We Pick DAVE HILL’S Brain About The Live Podcast Taping of HISTORY FLUFFER Happening 1.24 at The Brooklyn Podcast Festival

You know, sometimes history needs a dose of embellishment and all out rebranding. Historians would beg to differ, but not DAVE HILL. The DAVE HILL: HISTORY FLUFFER podcast, which features Hill, Jim Beiderman, Chris Gersbeck and Jodi Lennon, will be having a live podcast taping this Friday, January 24th at Union Hall as part of the […]

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ICING: Performer, Talent Booker, Entrepreneur KAMBRI CREWS Celebrates Q.E.D. Astoria’s Five-Year Anniversary with A Revealing Look Back at The Venue’s Evolution

ICING: Performer, Talent Booker, Entrepreneur KAMBRI CREWS Celebrates Q.E.D. Astoria’s Five-Year Anniversary with A Revealing Look Back at The Venue’s Evolution

I think it’s rather fitting that as I write this intro there are high winds moving through, shifting every object in their destructive path, and yet very soon they will have completely calmed down, revealing clear blue skies. The winds of change are just as strong, and revelatory. They stop for no one, but it’s […]

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Icing: The International Woman of Comedy, JEN KIRKMAN, Returns to The Bell House 9.11

Icing: The International Woman of Comedy, JEN KIRKMAN, Returns to The Bell House 9.11

Your favorite internationally touring stand-up comedian is back in Brooklyn in just two days, kids! This Wednesday, September 11th the bestselling author, TV writer, actor and comic, JEN KIRKMAN, returns to The Bell House with an hour of MUST see & hear material that you haven’t already seen on Netflix. Heck, if you desire, you […]

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Icing: Traverse the World Wide Web with Your Lolz-Seeking Internet Explorer MARK VIGEANT

Icing: Traverse the World Wide Web with Your Lolz-Seeking Internet Explorer MARK VIGEANT

You’ve all heard the figure of speech “Jack of all trades, master of none.” Well, that’s not the case with comedian, writer, director, performer, and programmer MARK VIGEANT (Clusterfest Up Next Showcase, FunnyOrDie, Live From Here). You’ll soon learn he’s dabbled in a WIDE range of activities and managed to find two crafts he both […]

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Icing: X PLUS ONE Begins Their Six-Month Run at Caveat TONIGHT & They’re Talking About

Icing: X PLUS ONE Begins Their Six-Month Run at Caveat TONIGHT & They’re Talking About

Cake Mama, why are you making us do algebra on a Wednesday? Oh you silly gooses, X PLUS ONE isn’t math, it’s ​New York City’s finest (and only!) made-up 1940s science fiction/comedy radio show featuring a rotating all-star cast of NYC-based improvisers. The show enjoyed a four-year run at The Peoples Improv Theater and ventured […]

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Icing: Talking to Comedian FRANCIS CRONIN before He Embarks on His ROUGH SET Journey

Icing: Talking to Comedian FRANCIS CRONIN before He Embarks on His ROUGH SET Journey

Having a good set under the best of conditions is already one of the most challenging tests for a comedian. Now when you add the elements, physical fatigue, and the pressure of raising awareness for charity, the stakes are raised to almost impossible levels. Of course, all that won’t deter stand-up comedian Francis Cronin (Fox’s […]

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Icing: Find Out What Makes THE JONES FAMILY RETRO SHOW Tick

Icing: Find Out What Makes THE JONES FAMILY RETRO SHOW Tick

Great things can happen when childhood dreams become adult (comedy) rock star magic. Sisters Maris Jones and Lavinia Jones Wright grew up playing dress up and acting out their visions in front of a VHS camcorder. (Please don’t make me explain that technology, kids). When the sisters were united in New York City, they utilized […]

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Icing: EMMA WILLMANN Talks to Us About Friends, Family, Strudel & Stand-Up

Icing: EMMA WILLMANN Talks to Us About Friends, Family, Strudel & Stand-Up

Let’s face it, when a comedian only has 15 minutes to give an impression of what their comedy is all about, it seem’s an insurmountable task. Well, it seemed like a breeze for this rising comedic talent. This summer we got a taste of EMMA WILLMANN’s comedic skills on NETFLIX’s second installment of the highly […]

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Icing: Watch The Animated Series ‘SPACE KID AND CAT’ & Hear from One of It’s Creators

Icing: Watch The Animated Series ‘SPACE KID AND CAT’ & Hear from One of It’s Creators

Once upon a time, David Kantrowitzi and Greg Nix met each other on a mess hall team at the Upright Citizens Brigade. There was a melding of minds and out of that symbiosis came a Nickelodeon animated digital web series called Space Kid and Cat. After much blood, sweat, tears, writing, voice work, music and […]

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