(SOUTH ORANGE, NJ) -- We could all use a good laugh. Even though the shows on the main stage at South Orange Performing Arts (SOPAC) are currently postponed due to storm damage, the Loft is open and holding shows. Throughout SOPAC's 2021-2022 season, there are several opportunities for audiences of all ages to experience side-splitting comedy shows. Laughs in the Loft, a hilarious stand-up series featuring a changing roster of jokesters, is held monthly and is just one of many comedy shows coming to SOPAC.
(MORRISTOWN, NJ) -- We could all use a laugh these days and Mayo Performing Arts Center (MPAC) is the place to enjoy comedy from some of the best in the business. Three comedy shows in September you won't want to miss include Colin Mochrie and Brad Sherwood: Scared Scriptless (September 10); Bumping Mics with Jeff Ross and Dave Attell (September 18); and Brian Regan (September 23-24).
New Parent Smell
by Gary Wien - published 2020-07-24
What happens when a pair of professional stand-up comedians become new parents? Jokes in their set are bound to be influenced by parenting and may become harder hitting between the spouses. When Rutgers alum Ben Rosenfeld and his wife Michelle Slonim Rosenfeld found themselves in that situation, the jokes led to an illustrated guide to pregnancy and parenting that is very different from your usual baby books. Their book, New Parent Smell, gives both comedians the spotlight as it bounces back and forth with jokes by each.
"Just Hysterical!" Capitol Steps Performs at BergenPAC
by Shelley Bromberg - published 2020-01-22
It is an unseasonably warm Saturday evening on January 11th as we stroll through charming downtown Englewood and make our way into the pristine Bergen PAC, where fans of political humor are getting ready to view The Capitol Steps performing its current tour entitled The Lyin’ Kings.
The gang represent Jersey and talks about all the beautiful places to visit in the Garden State. Also, a new celebrity calls in to let us know she's a fan.
The gang looks back on all those bad breakup and the songs that they listened to, or remind them of those days. They have a few voicemails, including a celebrity and an old friend they haven't heard from across the pond.
This week's episode featured Dr. D going 2 for 2 on "Ask the Doctor." Then the gang talks about the Best Duo's of all time, and some of the picks are outrageous.
The Golden Girls Like You've Never Seen Them Before - "That Golden Girls Show - A Puppet Parody" at Avenel Performing Arts Center
by Jesse North & Dave Tavani, JerseyArts.com - published 2019-10-02
It’s your four best friends from Miami, but as you've never seen them before. Blanche, Dorothy, Rose and Sophia are taking the stage this week in Avenel in "That Golden Girls Show - A Puppet Parody." This riotously funny show revives classic moments from the hit TV show — and throws in some fun of its own! Join Jesse and Dave at Avenel Performing Arts Center to get a slice of cheesecake and find out more about this hilarious hit.
This week's episode featured Dr. D going 2 for 2 on "Ask the Doctor." Then the gang talks about the Best Duo's of all time, and some of the picks are outrageous
As the school year gets under way, the gang discusses their favorite things about going back to school as a kid. They also get a glimpse into Dr. D's dating life...