In this week's print edition we interviewed Bill Burr, a standup comic who writes a new hour after every special, tours internationally and is now breaking into acting just for the fun of it. As story-telling comics tend to be long-winded, it was impossible to fit the whole thing in the paper. Here' ... More >>
For those in search of laughter or curious about the goings-on of the comedy scene in St. Louis, we will be making monthly recommendations of shows in (and near) the city. From sure-thing hilarious to fingers crossed, "Oh God! I hope this works," Funny Events is your connection to sketch, standup, i ... More >>
UPDATED: Sara wins! One of our favorite bits by Bill Burr is this one about mothers: Wanna catch Bill Burr at the Pageant on Saturday night at 8 p.m? Normally you'd have to pay 30 bucks, but right now, all you have to do is come up with a good "Yo mama" joke. Example: "Yo mama so hairy, Bigfoot took ... More >>
8 p.m. Saturday, November 5. The Pageant, 6161 Delmar Boulevard.
Photo by Brian FriedmanStandup Bill Burr, coming to the Pageant this weekendNobody personifies wise-ass East Coast standup quite like the Boston-born Bill Burr (he once told an entire crowd of heckling Philadephians, "I hope your mother has herpes in the center of her asshole"). Yet he's schedule ... More >>
The "I'm Rich Beeyatch!" Tour