Posts Tagged ‘philadelphia’

Posted: May 23, 2011 by Andrew Alexander in
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One of the original supporters of this web site and a major player behind the Philadelphia comedy scene, H. Foley, along with his company, Center City Comedy LLC can be credited for making comedy more accessible in Philadelphia. With universal appeal, H. Foley’s comedy style of writing has an “Everyman” theme, hitting topics that range [...]

Posted: May 17, 2011 by Andrew Alexander in
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It’s never too late for promotion. That’s why I’m not afraid to finally feature the winner of Philadelphia’s March Madness Comedy Competition, comedian Jon Delcollo. Jon was one of the many comedians who entered the first ever March Madness comedy competition, a playoff-styled comedy festival that featured many of Philadelphia’s funniest up-coming comedians. Each week, [...]

As if Philadelphia comedy couldn’t be more diverse, I was happy to receive information that a great sketch comedy show will be returning to Philadelphia by popular demand. “The WaitStaff” sketch comedy group will return to Helium comedy club, Wednesday, June 1st at 8 PM, with their critically acclaimed comedy show, The Real Housewives of [...]

In celebration of our new “Comedy Tickets” page (located at the top of the site), It’s Always Funny in Philadelphia is giving way a series of tickets to comedy shows in Philadelphia. The first of which will be to a show called “Laugh-Away Thursday” at the Laff House comedy club. Laugh-Away Thursday is  weekly show presented [...]

Posted: May 7, 2011 by Andrew Alexander in Comedy ,
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For someone as young as he is, Philadlephia native Clint Coley certainly has an extremely impressive comedy resume’. After blazing stages in Philadelphia, he quickly moved to New York where he became a full-time comedian and produced his own live shows. Even though he lived in the big apple for a period of time, he [...]

Comedian Will “Spank” Horton is a Philadelphia native and is currently on tour with comedian Kevin Hart, who was kind enough to bring Spank on stage last night at the Laff House in support of his new DVD. Please enjoy this video of Spank’s kind words of support for this website.

Posted: April 13, 2011 by Andrew Alexander in Video of the Day ,
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A very special thanks goes to Philadlephia comedy icon TuRae Gordon for his continued support of this site: Be sure to tune in to the premier of “It’s Always Funny in Philadelphia,  The Radio Show” on Gas House Radio

Most people are able write a good joke, but not everyone can deliver it in a proper fashion. Timing in comedy in terms of calling out the elephant in the room is always a grey area. Being a professional comedian, James Hesky knows this too well. James was kind enough to write an article for [...]

Posted: March 23, 2011 by Andrew Alexander in Video of the Day
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Todd Barry is known for his own half hour special on Comedy Central Presents: as well as his work on Louis CK’s new hit sitcom on FX, entitled Louie. Todd was performing at a nearby venue in New Jersey when he pulled out a “fan mail” letter from someone who previously saw him perform at [...]

It’s my pleasure to announce that “It’s Always Funny in Philadelphia” will be reaching an even larger audience with it’s very own radio show on the popular internet radio station, Gas House Radio. What does a radio show from one of Philadelphia’s most popular comedy blogs entail? Basically, we will be providing an audio version [...]