This weekend, veteran funnyman Marlon Wayans aims to keep Richmond in stitches. more

Sep 16, 2016 3:55 PM Datebook

"Rush Hour" funnyman Chris Tucker entertains at the Altria Theater on Friday June 24 more

Jun 22, 2016 9:21 AM Datebook

The Elegba Folklore Society’s “Juneteenth 2016, A Freedom Celebration” will be held Friday, June 17 – Saturday, June 18. more

Jun 15, 2016 9:55 AM Datebook

"Saturday Night Live" cast member Jay Pharoah, known for stellar impersonations of figures such as President Barack Obama, GOP presidential candidate Ben Carson, rapper Kanye West and actor Denzel Washington, has a show at The National on Jan. 29. more

Jan 22, 2016 9:00 AM Datebook

Original cast members of the Monty Python TV show and films bring their comedy show to the Carpenter Theatre Oct. 25. more

Oct 23, 2015 10:29 AM Datebook

Garet Chester’s a court jester ministering in mirth more

Oct 13, 2015 2:39 PM Health 2 Comments


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RVA Tonight with Beau Cribbs delivers a late show with local flair more

Apr 9, 2015 12:00 PM Stage & Screen


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Hannibal Buress brings his act to Richmond on March 29. more

Feb 26, 2015 10:30 AM Datebook

For its 50th anniversary show, Second City Hits Home, the touring company has been offering audiences a program of jokes, skits and absurdities, straight from the hometown headlines. more

Jan 6, 2015 8:30 AM Datebook


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Three country music divas re-unite for a Christmas show in The Honky Tonk Angels Holiday Spectacular, a family-friendly sequel to Ted Swindley’s popular show The Honky Tonk Angels. more

Dec 9, 2014 4:15 PM Datebook

See the iconic comic Jerry Seinfeld at the Altria Theater on Dec. 13. more

Dec 8, 2014 4:15 PM Datebook

Paula Poundstone’s dry, observational and often self-deprecating humor will be center stage for two shows on Dec. 5 at the University of Richmond’s Modlin Center for the Arts. more

Dec 1, 2014 3:00 PM Datebook

Comedy fans and irritable people alike will be doubled over in laughter when Grammy-award-winning stand-up Lewis Black brings his pointed brand of comedy to Richmond. more

Nov 18, 2014 12:00 AM Arts


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Since her debut on NBC’s Last Comic Standing back in 2007, Amy Schumer has won over audiences with her blunt yet relatable stand-up, as well as appearances on shows such as 30 Rock, Curb Your Enthusiasm and Adult Swim’s Delocated. more

Oct 1, 2014 5:00 PM Datebook


Courtesy ComedySportz Improv Theatre

ComedySportz Theatre is putting on InstaPlay, a show that's made up as it goes along. Director Amy Berlin says, "Our goal is to make it look like a play and hopefully for a few in the audience to not realize that we just made it up." more

Sep 4, 2014 6:13 PM Arts

Catch some political comedy at the Glen Allen Cultural Arts Center on Sept. 6. more

Sep 2, 2014 12:15 PM Datebook

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