Here’s an ongoing list of our favorite new stand-up specials added to Netflix in 2020 (and a few from last year too). She calls out a woman in her 20s in the front row for wearing a Little House on the Prairie sweater when she should be showing more skin at that age. Al meer dan 23 jaar lang programmeert Comedy Cafe Amsterdam onafgebroken elke week meerdere stand-up comedy shows. The Golden One is simultaneously heartbreaking and hilarious, a common duality in great comedy. Here are the seven best stand-up specials of 2020 so far. She's so open and charismatic that you feel immediately in on the joke (if you aren’t chiming in on the “A whole me?” joke by the end, did you even watch?). Amid clever and relatable observations about turmeric and collections of old cables we can’t seem to let go of, Maron can’t ignore the big-picture stuff in global warming, clockwork California fires, and disturbing right-wing politics. Image: mashable composite / hbo / netflix. is a must-see supplement to that fandom, and to anyone looking to expand their comedy repertoire. Whitmer Thomas, a 30-year-old musician/comedian/sad guy, takes the stage at a bar in Alabama where his mother, who passed away several years ago, used to perform music with her twin sister. Watching stand-up in 2020 very quickly went from a pretty fun and normal activity to an escape from our terrifying, oppressive reality. This is a timeline documenting events and facts about English-speaking stand-up comedy in the year 2020. Fortune Feimster has the crowd at her fingertips in her special. It’s so good of Netflix to stream stand-up specials. The Drew Barrymore Show is taking a cue from late-night shows and having stand-up comedians to do sets, as guests. The jibes at and also from her parents will resonate with any child of immigrants, and the interludes of Orji visiting Nigeria offer an intimacy few artists can create without divulging deep, personal details. Mashable, Inc. All Rights Reserved. She recounts her time on Worst Cooks in America: Celebrity Edition and a self-induced Bible fight/Christianity competition with her "religious" mother, making poignant remarks about compensation, altruism, and the human condition punctuated by astounding humor that feels so effortless. by Radoslav Minkov. Coming up with ideas for a comedy stand-up set might seem easy, but shaping this material into funny jokes that will make people laugh takes a lot of hard work. In her special, Leslie Jones jokes about how 20 year olds shouldn't be out marching for anything, they should be living their lives. This is a timeline documenting events and facts about English-speaking stand-up comedy in the year 2020. From short open-mic sets to one-hour specials, every comedy performance should be funny and entertaining, with a seamless flow that engages your audience. In Time Machine, her first Netflix special after decades of performing, Saturday Night Live alum Leslie Jones brings a slightly subdued version of her intoxicatingly voluminous energy to a walk through the stages of life, plotted out in decades from her exuberant 20s to her current “don’t give a fuck” 50s. She frames them within her own experiences and delivers lines with her fantastic impressions and excellent presence, occasionally looking straight into cameras to draw those not in the room into the intimacy she creates. Dropped out of Temple University. Stand-up comedy can be divisive. Powered by its own proprietary technology, Mashable is the go-to source for tech, digital culture and entertainment content for its dedicated and influential audience around the globe. If you’re a vocal Insecure fan, shouting, “Do you have HAYCH-bee-oh?” at the unsuspecting, as Yvonne Orji, who plays Molly, claims her mother does, you already count yourself among Orji’s fans. Comedy was the new rock’n’roll as far back as 1982, when the UK’s surrealist supergroup performed a greatest hits set at an iconic LA venue. Here are some tips to get you started. About Podcast Stand up comedian, Jessimae Peluso, holds nothing back in this hilariously fun and sometimes heartbreakingly candid podcast about comedy, sex, loss, and an eternal pursuit for the funny.It will feel like a conversation with that friend who always keeps it real. But the emotion that drips through this feels entirely unique. Jun 10, 2020, 5:34 AM . Here's our pick of some of the best brand-new TV comedy coming up over the horizon. We're living in a time when jokes can become dated very quickly, and that feeling only seems to have ramped up after March. With Mazen Abdallah, Chaker Bou Abdalla, John Achkar, Mohamad Baalbaki. And the more nuanced jokes from the comedians on this list (who are much better than Seinfeld) float above the current of news our collective rafts are stuck in, transcending the day-to-day to bring us moments of happiness. But the new segment has a classic “Drew Barrymore Show” twist: wigs. ... Sep 11, 2020 The Broken Hearts Gallery Rating TBD TBD Escape Room 2 Rating TBD Apr 26, 2019 Avengers: Endgame 10 Not everyone finds the same things funny, and your favorite comedian might be hated and despised by your best friend or family members. is a global, multi-platform media and entertainment company. 8 juli 2020, 20.00 - 23.00 uur; Naam locatie: Q-Factory; Adres: Atlantisplein 1, Amsterdam; Inhoud: Amsterdam, you ready to laugh? Orji packs in a potent hour of observational humor, mostly about her family and Nigerian background. Awk.word is the first underground stand-up comedy collective in Lebanon. End Times Fun dropped on Netflix on March 10, right at the cusp of America’s reckoning with COVID-19 and a few months before the latest surge of protests against our abusive police system and racism. Moved to Los Angeles in 1994. Her prelude to what will be more than an hour of comedy shows just how meticulous her performances are, which is doubly amazing given how completely surprising they are with each turn.