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For years, Josh Potter has been honing his stand-up comedy chops in bars, rooms and clubs around the area. Now with a more than a few jokes in his heart, Potter took his talents to Los Angeles this year to take the next step in his comedy journey. The former 103.3 The Edge radio personality returns to Buffalo for the holidays and a number of stand-up shows over the next tw…

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There’s a strong lineup of comedy rolling through Buffalo as we enter mid-November. Here are three recommendations. Cincinnati, Ohio, native Tom Segura continues to prove himself on the stand-up stage as his “No Teeth, No Entry” tour stops at University at Buffalo's Center for the Arts at 8 p.m. Nov. 11. Segura has two Netflix specials, “Completely Normal” and “Mostly S…

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After only four years, Jameel Key has become one of Buffalo’s fastest rising comedy acts. His first open-mic performance was in 2012, and now Key’s one of the regular hosts at Helium Comedy Club. He also is one of eight comedians performing on the "Laugh Actually” showcase at 8 p.m. Feb. 19 at the 9th Ward at Babeville (341 Delaware Ave.). Comedy wasn’t Key’s original pas…

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When Rick Matthews steps off the stage at Nietzsche’s on Nov. 24, it will be his last as producer of Buffalo’s longest-running comedy open mic showcase that was started by Kristen Becker nearly a decade ago. To celebrate, Matthews is throwing a “Red Wedding” show with many of the comedians who began their careers in that room, including Dan Fisher, Shaun Murphy, Josh Pott…

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Josh Potter continues his work as a producer on “The Shredd and Ragan Show,” a nighttime DJ slot from 7 to 10 p.m., and “The Stage Time Podcast” he co-hosts with Rick Matthews on the Trending Buffalo network. He’s also a stand-up comic. He will perform on the monthly “Edge Comedy Night” May 27 in Helium Comedy Club along with James Kurdziel and headliner Marianne Sierk.Que…