Comedian and WTF podcaster Marc Maron waxes psychological, explaining how podcasting turns into therapy and political schtick obscures personal opinions.
We were a little apprehensive about chatting with comedian and podcaster Marc Maron, who excoriated critics in his MICF show. But as it turns out, he just wants to champion thoughtfulness.
Every night during MICF, Maria Bamford will emerge from a dark place to split innocent comedy fans’ sides. We chat with her about selling out, Aussie audiences, and why alt-comedy is so popular with “anxious ninnies”.
Elton John and Lee “Billy Elliott” Hall announce Animal Farm: The Musical. Here are some megaflop musicals that might make them reconsider – including Moby Dick and Carrie: the musicals!
The Melbourne International Comedy Festival kicks off today – prepare for funny yarns aplenty. But there’s a flourishing storytelling scene in Melbourne all year round.
Hooray, another Herald Sun-initiated debate about arts funding! It’s a tired old topic, but it does offer the arts community a chance to examine why other segments of the community might think they’re such wankers.
This Christmas, a guy who pops up every now and then on The Footy Show and Good News Week will edge closer to selling his 400,000th stand-up DVD. What? Who and why?
Cate Blanchett’s cranial encounter with a radio at the brutish hands of Joel Edgerton is only the latest in a proud history of actors who injure themselves on stage.