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Tasty News: Season 2 of ‘7 Minutes in Purgatory with Ian Abramson’ Now Streaming on CC.com

Tasty News: Season 2 of ‘7 Minutes in Purgatory with Ian Abramson’ Now Streaming on CC.com

What happens to a comedian when you take away their audience? 7 Minutes in Purgatory!!! Kids, the second season of Ian Abramson’s magical series is now streaming over at CC.com. Guests include Bobcat Goldthwait, John Dore, and, wait for it… Maria Bamford! Check out Maria’s performance and binge the whole season thereafter. Let’s just say, […]

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Video Licks: Ian Abramson’s 7 MINUTES IN PURGATORY Now Streaming on Comedy Central Digital

Video Licks: Ian Abramson’s 7 MINUTES IN PURGATORY Now Streaming on Comedy Central Digital

If you’ve never experienced Ian Abramson’s hit live show 7 MINUTES IN PURGATORY, this is your chance to get a sense of it digitally (get your mind out of the gutter, perv). You can now see stand-up comedians performing without the stimuli they most crave at cc.com as well as their YouTube channel. Watch as […]

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Layers: 7 MINUTES IN PURGATORY Puts Comedians In The Experiential Void

Layers: 7 MINUTES IN PURGATORY Puts Comedians In The Experiential Void

7 Minutes In Purgatory (hosted by comedian Ian Abramson) kicked off my Riot LA Festival weekend on a surreal and compelling note. The setup is this, comedians are locked in a room and must tell jokes to a live audience via a camera. At the Downtown Independent, stand-ups appeared ginormous and larger than life as […]

 Steven Ray Morris

QUICK DISH: 7 Minutes In Purgatory With Ian Abramson 1.30 At Riot LA

QUICK DISH: 7 Minutes In Purgatory With Ian Abramson 1.30 At Riot LA

Stand-up comedy is often a dance between the comedian and the audience, with comedians adapting to rooms in order to elicit bigger and more laughs. Yet, on Ian Abramson’s show, 7 Minutes In Purgatory, comedians lose this dynamic, performing alone in a soundproof room while the audience watches from a live feed. The show’s already […]

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Quick Dish: 7 Minutes in Purgatory with IAN ABRAMSON Coming To the NY Comedy Fest 11.10 at Littlefield

Quick Dish:  7 Minutes in Purgatory with IAN ABRAMSON Coming To the NY Comedy Fest 11.10 at Littlefield

You know him as the comic who has a penchant for falling asleep when in cases of new experiences. I guarantee he won’t be snoozing for this upcoming gig, however. Yes, IAN ABRAMSON, host of the amazing show 7 Minutes in Purgatory will be bringing the show and his awesome self to this year’s NY […]

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Tasty News: The 2015 Bridgetown Comedy Festival Tickets are Ready for the Snatching

Tasty News: The 2015 Bridgetown Comedy Festival Tickets are Ready for the Snatching

The green lands of Portland are calling! The 2015 Bridgetown Comedy Festival happens May 7-10. This is your chance to eat a Voodoo Doughnut and watch the finest comedy be performed before your very eyes. Feast your peepers on just some of the folks that will be making you gush with laughter this Spring: Just […]