Comedy

Mike Birbiglia Thanks God for Jokes
July 2, 2014 No Commentby

Mike Birbiglia Thanks God for Jokes

Mike Birbiglia hits the stage at the 2014 Newport Comedy Series with his show “Thank God for Jokes” on July ...

Not So Great Gatsby: A Valentine’s Day With No Head Tricks
February 4, 2014 No Commentby

Not So Great Gatsby: A Valentine’s Day With No Head Tricks

Dear Nick, The champagne buzz has barely worn off from New Year’s Eve and here we are, flying into February. ...

The Not So Great Gatsby Is Thankful ... and Not So Thankful
December 10, 2013 No Commentby

The Not So Great Gatsby Is Thankful … and Not So Thankful

All the many tidings of the season to you and yours! I hope you had a wonderful Thanksgiving and gobbled ...

Dare Me: Sci-Fi Speed Dating
November 12, 2013 No Commentby

Dare Me: Sci-Fi Speed Dating

Double Dare By Bachelorette #4The challenge: Sci-Fi Speed Dating. At RI Comic Con. Dressed as Slave Leia, which, as far ...

Jabba Speaks out about RI Comic Con
September 30, 2013 No Commentby

Jabba Speaks out about RI Comic Con

New England’s largest comic convention is heading to Rhode Island RI ComicCon is returning for its second year at the ...

Erin Foley’s Comedic Sorta Homecoming
August 20, 2013 No Commentby

Erin Foley’s Comedic Sorta Homecoming

I talked to stand-up comedian Erin Foley via telephone from her home in California in anticipation of her two shows in ...

Not So Great Gatsby
July 9, 2013 No Commentby

Not So Great Gatsby

Dear Nick, Happy Independence, Old Sport. Hope you were able to keep it cool surfing this wave of heat. This ...

Bring Your Personality
July 2, 2013 No Commentby

Bring Your Personality

By Erin Kayata While waiting for Bring Your Own Improv to start, the girl who was taking tickets at the ...

Not So Great Gatsby
June 18, 2013 No Commentby

Not So Great Gatsby

Dear Nick, Last weekend, summer finally arrived after a couple of false starts and foot faults. They say that summer ...

2013 Newport Comedy Series
June 5, 2013 No Commentby

2013 Newport Comedy Series

The tent at the Newport Yachting Center is a great place to see a show in the summertime, and this ...