Displaying articles 61 - 80 of 92 in total


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

the "ha" in hawthorne

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

kasher if you can

Interview: Moshe Kasher

Stand up comic Kasher tells writer Alyssa Jaffer how to survive some of his life’s craziest scenarios in preview of his new book, Kasher in the Rye, ou...

  • By Aaron Scott
  • Published 03/27/2012

humor hunting

Portland Comedy-Goer’s Guide

Let Portland’s burgeoning comedy scene put a little mirth into your work-week. Culturephile wrangles together a short list of the best recurring showca...

  • By Anne Adams
  • Published 11/21/2011

from the p.m. pages

Q&A: Lewis Black

"Laughter is one of the few things that allow us to hang on to sanity."

  • By Anne Adams
  • Published 04/07/2011

personality plus

Henry Rollins at Alberta Rose

  • By Anne Adams
  • Published 03/31/2011


Michael Ian Black’s Best Tweets

Whet your appetite for the comic’s weekend shows with these nuggets of hilarity.

  • By Jonathan S Banasky
  • Published 03/03/2011


Tig Notaro Hits Helium

  • By Anne Adams
  • Published 02/08/2011


Patton Zingers

Patton Oswalt hits Portland with a joke-and-book one-two punch.

  • By Anne Adams
  • Published 02/02/2011

Theater Review

The Missing Pieces

Portland Playhouse’s Fertile Ground offering runs only through this weekend.

  • By Alexis Rehrmann
  • Published 01/27/2011

phile under: theater

Fertile Ground Speaks for Itself

Playwrights plug the upcoming festival with a few choice quotes, straight from their scripts.

  • By Anne Adams
  • Published 01/24/2011

tune in: television

Eat us, Portlandia!

Portlandia must be a glutton for Portland Monthly ’s punishment.

  • By Anne Adams
  • Published 01/11/2011

tune in: television

Portland, Meet Portlandia.

The new SNL-affiliated show saddles Portland with "The Dream Of The 90s," but hopefully not the nightmare.

  • By Anne Adams
  • Published 12/19/2010


Review: Why Torture Is Wrong, And The People Who Love Them

A nook into America.

  • By Ryan Donaldson
  • Published 12/14/2010


Comedy At Bagdad Benefits Smile Train

Portland comedians help cleft-palate children save face.

  • By Anne Adams
  • Published 12/10/2010


Superstar Blogger Moves to Oregon

Allie Brosh, we’re not worthy!

  • By Anne Adams
  • Published 11/22/2010

Celebrity Sighting

Dan Aykroyd Redux

Or, what would I do for free vodka?

  • By John Chandler
  • Published 09/28/2010
Displaying articles 61 - 80 of 92 in total