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Top Things to Do This Weekend: Aug 8–11

Hit the bridges on your bike, feast on Oregon's finest, meet a Malaysian superstar, and collide with something beautiful this weekend.

  • By Portland Monthly Staff and Aaron Scott
  • Published 08/07/2013


Exit Interview: Portland As F***'s Ian Karmel

We talk with the city's best-known comic about his imminent move to L.A., the prospects for local comedy, and the 3 Portland-As-F*** things he'll miss most.

  • By Jonathan Frochtzwajg
  • Published 08/01/2013


Q&A: 'Dork Forest' comedian Jackie Kashian

Podcaster, comic, and writer of erotic fan fiction will be showcasing all of her talents this weekend at Hawthorne Theater.

  • By John Chandler
  • Published 07/11/2013


Top Things to Do This Weekend: June 27–30

A creepy and kooky clan, a local standup comic made good, and final performances for a trio of long-running plays are among our weekend highlights.

  • By John Chandler
  • Published 06/27/2013


Top Things to Do This Weekend: June 20–23

Cute cats! Classical culture! Fears and phobias! The Builders and the Butchers! It's going to be a busy weekend.

  • By John Chandler
  • Published 06/19/2013


Dracula in Dior

A new book poses the question: If the Devil Can Wear Prada, Shouldn't Dracula Wear Dior?

  • By Eden Dawn
  • Published 06/12/2013


Q&A: Comedian Jen Kirkman

The 'Chelsea Lately' costar and newly minted best-selling author talks divorce, kids, and comedy. She performs Sat at Live Wire and the Hollywood Theatre.

  • By John Chandler
  • Published 05/29/2013


Review: 'Bob’s Burgers Live!'

The star-studded comedy cast of the animated show filled the Crystal with one-liners and witty retorts to Portland’s freakish questions. Portlanders, however, could learn some manners.

  • By Robert Ham
  • Published 05/13/2013


Top Things to Do This Weekend: May 10–12

Interactive ballet, soulful psychedelia, and private dicks in trenchcoats liven up the local landscape.

  • By John Chandler
  • Published 05/09/2013


Q&A with H. Jon Benjamin from 'Bob’s Burgers' and 'Archer'

Win tickets to 'Bob’s Burgers Live'—a sold out night of standup and shenanigans with the cast of the animated show. May 10 at the Crystal Ballroom.

  • By Marty Patail
  • Published 05/01/2013


Laughing All the Way in May

Patton Oswalt, David Alan Grier, Natasha Leggero, and Chris Hardwick are among the comedy stars heading this way!

  • By John Chandler
  • Published 04/30/2013


Top Things To Do This Weekend: April 5–7

This weekend we're recommending a jazz interlude with the Oregon Symphony, a caustic comedienne, cavernous clay sculptures, and shiny psychedelic pop with Unknown Mortal Orchestra.

  • By John Chandler
  • Published 04/04/2013


Q&A: Comedian Dave Hill

We chat with "professional moron" Dave Hill who will slay all comers at Funhouse Lounge tomorrow night!

  • By John Chandler
  • Published 03/20/2013


Bridgetown Comedy Fest is Coming!

It's another full-to-bursting lineup of comic giants at the sixth annual festival of funny on SE Hawthorne.

  • By John Chandler
  • Published 03/14/2013


Laughing All the Way in March

It's not all about hoops this month. There are also hee-larious folks—like John Hodgman—serving up fresh, piping-hot comedy.

  • By John Chandler & Alex Gamez
  • Published 02/27/2013


Laughing All The Way in February

From big names to bargains, there is comic flair in the air during the month of February.

  • By John Chandler
  • Published 01/28/2013


Laughing All The Way

January comedy happenings in Portland will try to buoy our spirits.

  • By John Chandler
  • Published 01/10/2013


Win Tickets: Robin Williams and David Steinberg

Two comic giants appear for a night of 'sit down,' with Steinberg interviewing Williams. Everything's game. Jan 11

  • By Aaron Scott
  • Published 12/27/2012


Q&A: Comedian Lauren Weedman

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."

  • By Aaron Scott
  • Published 11/14/2012

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Bridgetown Comedy 2012

Portland’s biggest comedy fest is next week! Preview top acts and enter to win tickets.

  • By Anne Adams
  • Published 04/09/2012
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