Tag: Comedy

Christian Comedians to Brighten Your Day

Written by Erin Lobner. Media by Courtney Murphy.   At this point in the semester, most of us could use a little comic relief. Unfortunately, most...

“The Fantasticks”- Coming Soon

Written by Whitney Vitt. Media by Riley Hannula. The Factory Theatre welcomes students, community members, and musical admirers with the 2016 spring semester musical, "The...

“Master of None” But My Heart

Written and DM by Emma Canady. If you’re wondering what I’ve done with my Sunday, it was eating a healthy kale salad, smiling politely at...

Comedy Central’s Nathan For You: Season Three

Written by Jonathan Barker. Media by Emma Canady.  Comedy Central’s show, "Nathan For You", is a documentary-reality comedy about a creative business entrepreneur. His name...

DanAndPhilGames

Written by Emma Canady. Media by Bekah Dothager. Sept. 12, 2015, marked a very special occasion for two people and their millions of fans: the...

Film Review: Fletch

Written by Jordan Thomas. Media by Madison Moran. Chevy Chase has been known for his comedic roles in films such as Christmas Vacation, Caddyshack and Three...

The Women of Joyous Chaos

Comedy has long been an old boy’s club. Men have dominated improv teams, sitcom casts, and stand up comedy for years. The origins of the belief that women are not funny is difficult to trace, but can still be seen in parts of popular culture today. Out of the eighteen comedians currently on the cast of Saturday Night Live only seven are female. Late night television has no female hosts. Primetime network comedies are overwhelming centered on a male lead character.

Rom-Com with Aplomb: A Guide to GC’s Favorite Romantic Comedies

Written by Micah Truitt and Ashley Featherston. Media by Zach Bonner. Some runner-ups are: The Wedding Planner: Being as busy as wedding planner, Mary Fiore,...

Warm Bodies Special Engagement

Written by Caleb Dossett. Media by Jeff Schaeffer. I often hear people around here bemoaning the fact that Greenville is two sizes too small and...

A Midsummer Night’s Dream

Written by Erica Siddle A Midsummer Night’s Dream is by far my favorite Shakespearean comedy.    While I have seen the production in its various...