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Layers: Some Real Feelings About Brooke Van Poppelen’s Debut Album HARD FEELINGS

Layers: Some Real Feelings About Brooke Van Poppelen’s Debut Album HARD FEELINGS

Brooke Van Poppelen’s debut stand-up album HARD FEELINGS paints an amazing picture of what it’s like being a young single woman that struggles with anxiety, binge eating, and being so single that one deems their lady parts as “good china.” She’s the quirky co-host of Hack My Life on MTV and has appeared on various […]

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Quick Dish NY: BROOKE VAN POPPELEN’s “Hard Feelings” Album Release Show 10.15 at Rockwood Music Hall

Quick Dish NY: BROOKE VAN POPPELEN’s “Hard Feelings” Album Release Show 10.15 at Rockwood Music Hall

Hey kids, Brooke Van Poppelen’s (truTv’s Hack My Life, @midnight) debut comedy album HARD FEELINGS will be released on all digital platforms this Thursday, October 13th with Sure Thing Records. To celebrate such a grand unveiling there will be an album release show happening Saturday, October 15th at Rockwood Music Hall – Stage 3 in […]

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Quick Dish: See Brooke Van Poppelen 8.21 at Brett Davis’ Macaulay Culkin Show Third Annual Summer Comedy Festival

Quick Dish: See Brooke Van Poppelen 8.21 at Brett Davis’ Macaulay Culkin Show Third Annual Summer Comedy Festival

I’ll fall for anything that has the name Macaulay Culkin in it. Yes, I’ve been a sucker since that aftershave face. However, Culkin’s now all grown up helping out Jim Gaffigan AND this comedy show is NOT hosted by the Home Alone actor. So why did I mention him? Because his name has been inserted […]

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Icing: BROOKE VAN POPPELEN on Hacking Life, SXSW & Her Debut Comedy Album

Icing: BROOKE VAN POPPELEN on Hacking Life, SXSW & Her Debut Comedy Album

BROOKE VAN POPPELEN does it all. She is a NYC-based comic, actress, writer, and host of Hack My Life on truTV. She also just taped her debut album for Sure Thing Records in Austin, to be released later in 2016. Brooke has appeared on The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore, @Midnight, John Oliver’s New York […]

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Quick Dish: Come Watch BROOKE VAN POPPELEN’s Album Recording in Austin TONIGHT 3.12

Quick Dish: Come Watch BROOKE VAN POPPELEN’s Album Recording in Austin TONIGHT 3.12

Kids, TONIGHT comedian/actress/writer/host Brooke Van Poppelen records her first comedy album at Austin’s SXSW. The recording will take place at Austin Java Parkway for Sure Thing Records. Van Poppelen will be joined by her talented peers Sean Patton and Julian Velard. You will recognize Brooke as the host of truTV Hack My Life, having it’s […]

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Tasty News: BROOKE VAN POPPELEN Recording Her Debut Comedy Album in Austin This March

Tasty News: BROOKE VAN POPPELEN Recording Her Debut Comedy Album in Austin This March

OK, it’s time to face facts. I’m a DIY junkie and Brooke Van Poppelen is my muse. Brooke and Kevin Pereira host Hack My Life on truTV, a comedic take on every day life hacks, which will be mid-season premiering Mar 29th at 10/9C. While you ponder that, let me fill you in on even […]

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Quick Dish: Picture This! at The NEW YORK COMEDY FESTIVAL Edition 11.11 at Littlefield

Quick Dish: Picture This! at The NEW YORK COMEDY FESTIVAL Edition 11.11 at Littlefield

Just 22 days before the New York Comedy Festival 2015 kicks off in New York City. The fest will take place November 10th to the 15th at various venues throughout the city. The schedule is chock full of comedians and shows we love including PICTURE THIS! Our favorite live animated comedy show will be doing […]

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Tasty News: SEASON TWO of ‘Hack My Life’ with Kevin Pereira & Brooke Van Poppelen Premieres 8.18 on truTV

Tasty News: SEASON TWO of ‘Hack My Life’ with Kevin Pereira & Brooke Van Poppelen Premieres 8.18 on truTV

A host without a sense of humor is like a coffee without caffeine. Oh the horror! Luckily, Kevin Pereira (AOTS) and Brooke Van Poppelen (MTV, VH1) bring just the right amount of giggle factor to their truTV program, HACK MY LIFE. The second season begins Tuesday, August 18th. Squee! The weekly half hour program offers […]

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Quick Dish: It’s Christmas Time at SLEEPAWAY CAMP Tonight 12.16

Quick Dish: It’s Christmas Time at SLEEPAWAY CAMP Tonight 12.16

Tonight, December 16, Sleepaway Camp celebrates Christmas in their own special way. Luckily, that includes comedy! Part I of the saga begins with a great sleigh of stupdendous comedians: LAURIE KILMARTIN MATT BRAUNGER DOMINIC DIERKES ALICE WETTERLUND MIKE LAWRENCE BROOKE VAN POPPELEN BRIAN BARLOW ADAM ALLGOOD Hosted by AUSTIN WOLF-SOTHERN and DOUG FREEDMAN Happy Holidays […]

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Quick Dish: Sleepaway Camp is BACK 2Nite!!!

Quick Dish: Sleepaway Camp is BACK 2Nite!!!

2013 is soooooo a week ago. We are ready for a fresh comedy start so why not spend it at Sleepaway Camp in DTLA this very evening January 7. That crazy troop of funny folks has a special treat for you tonight at the Downtown Independent. What is it, you say? A VERY SPECIAL GAME […]