Comedy Showcase at MoMA PS1 – November 10, 4-6pm


 Something New: Innovation in Contemporary Comedy

Every joke is an experiment. The world of comedy constantly evolves as comics explore innovative ways to make people laugh. Organized and hosted by curator and writer Miriam Katz, this event showcases comedians and comedy groups including Cocoon CentralJosh FademJeffrey JosephJoe Pera, and Rory Scovel, whose performances involving dance, music, characters, and plays on form, illustrate some of the newest innovations in comedy today.

Cocoon Central Dance Team
Cocoon Central Dance Team

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Levi MacDougall


Stand-up comedian Levi MacDougall talks about getting audiences on board with you, and then taking them for a ride.

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Levi MacDougall

levimacdougall.com


MaxFunCon Fun in Artforum


My extraordinary experience at Maximum Fun’s annual comedy retreat.Improv2

Episode 9


Jibz Cameron (aka Dynasty Handbag)

Performance artist Jibz Cameron (aka Dynasty Handbag) talks character, improv, stand-up, and transcendence. Eloquent and inspiring!

Dynasty Handbag photo by Allison Michael Orenstein
Dynasty Handbag photo by Allison Michael Orenstein

   

Dynasty Handbag
Dynasty Handbag

 

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Kaufman Panel


Audio recording of my panel discussion at MoMA PS1 about Andy Kaufman’s influence on comedians Tim Heidecker, TJ Miller, and Brent Weinbach.

Brent Weinbach, TJ Miller, Tim Heidecker, and Miriam Katz at MoMA PS1.
Brent Weinbach, TJ Miller, Tim Heidecker, and Miriam Katz at MoMA PS1.

 

Tim Heidecker, TJ Miller, and Brent Weinbach in James Turrell’s Meeting, 1986, at MoMA PS1. All photos: Mindy Tucker.
Tim Heidecker, TJ Miller, and Brent Weinbach in James Turrell’s Meeting, 1986, at MoMA PS1. All photos: Mindy Tucker.

 

http://momaps1.org/calendar/view/399/

http://timheidecker.com/

http://www.tjmillerdoesnothaveawebsite.com/

http://www.brentweinbach.com/

 


Interview on Hudson Radio


The brilliant Melinda Braathen interviewed me about Breakdown and other projects on WGXC. Super fun convo – listen or download here: