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Thumbnail for - Win Tickets: Robin Williams and David Steinberg
Dec 27, 2012
TICKET GIVEAWAY
Two comic giants appear for a night of 'sit down,' with Steinberg interviewing Williams. Everything's game. Jan 11
Thumbnail for - Q&A: Comedian Lauren Weedman
Nov 14, 2012
THEATER + COMEDY
The one-woman force of nature returns to PDX for her show "No...You Shutup," this Fri–Sun, and talks about her upcoming show, "The People's Republic of Portland."
Thumbnail for - Bridgetown Comedy 2012
Apr 9, 2012
the "ha" in hawthorne
Can you believe Bridgetown Comedy Festival is turning five? In some ways, it seems too soon; on the other hand, the four-day, 200-act laughathon has become so essential to springtime in Portland...
Thumbnail for - Interview: Moshe Kasher
Mar 27, 2012
kasher if you can
In preview of his uncomfortably funny memoir, Kasher in the Rye: The True Tale of a White Boy from Oakland Who Became a Drug Addict, Criminal, Mental Patient, and Then Turned 16, stand up...
Thumbnail for - Portland Comedy-Goer’s Guide
Nov 21, 2011
humor hunting
Not too long ago, Portland was a one-horse comedy town. If you wanted to see stand-up, you drifted into Old Town’s brick-and-mortar laugh shack, Harvey’s, to watch road hacks chew well-worn...
Thumbnail for - Q&A: Lewis Black
Apr 7, 2011
from the p.m. pages
Upon hearing that comedian Lewis Black will hit the Schnitz this week , events editor John Chandler immediately thumbed through some old issues and exhumed the following Q&A from June 2007....
Thumbnail for - Henry Rollins at Alberta Rose
Mar 31, 2011
personality plus
In his 1980’s rock diary Get On The Bus, Henry Rollins wrote of ordering entire pots of diner coffee for just himself, and performing countless sit-ups while sleeping on the floor of a garden shed...
Thumbnail for - Michael Ian Black’s Best Tweets
Mar 3, 2011
comedy
Upon hearing that comedian Michael Ian Black would hit Helium this weekend, Bar Pilot blogger John Chandler exclaimed, “That guy has hilarious tweets!” Best known for his role on Comedy Central...
Thumbnail for - Tig Notaro Hits Helium
Feb 8, 2011
comedy
You might recognize Tig Notaro’s deadpan delivery and Peter Pan haircut from her recurring role as “Officer Tig” on The Sarah Silverman Program, or from various comedy showcases. But did you know...
Thumbnail for - Patton Zingers
Feb 2, 2011
comedy
You might recognize Patton Oswalt’s sarcastic voice and puggish mug from—well, anywhere. In addition to a slew of standup appearances, Oswalt’s appeared in more than 20 films, played “the...
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