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Street parking might become more limited in November, but not comedy, as a full lineup is set to perform throughout the Buffalo area during the first weekend of the month. Here’s what we’re eyeing up: Theo Von will headline five stand-up comedy shows from Nov. 1-3 at Helium Comedy Club in downtown Buffalo. Von has his own Netflix comedy special, “No Offense,” and is the…

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In addition to Robert Kelly’s weekend-long stop at Helium Comedy Club, there are lots of other opportunities to get your laugh on during the weekend of Sept. 15-17. New York City comic Miguel Dalmau will perform at 7:30 and 9:30 p.m. Sept. 16 at Rob’s Comedy Playhouse. Dalmau was one of the featured comedians on AXS TV’s “Gotham Comedy Live” program and his album “Thank…

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Ready to get your laugh on? There are several comedy options for you this weekend. • Former “Def Comedy Jam” and “Queens of Comedy” star Adele Givens headlines a weekend of shows at Helium Comedy Club (30 Mississippi). A Chicago native, Givens quickly won a comedy contest in the Windy City and went on to be featured in HBO’s long-running “Def Comedy Jam” series. She als…

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Colin Mochrie has made a career of making it up as he goes along – literally. An accomplished comedic improviser who’s worked with the famed Second City troupe in Toronto and featured on the ABC show “Who’s Line is it Anyway?”, Mochrie talked up the mantra of improv, “Yes, and …,” during a recent phone interview. “Yes, and …” allows improv performers to suggest a scenario…

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Colin Mochrie has made a career of making it up as he goes along – literally. An accomplished comedic improviser who’s worked with the famed Second City troupe in Toronto and featured on the ABC show “Who’s Line is it Anyway?”, Mochrie talked up the mantra of improv, “Yes, and …,” during a recent phone interview. “Yes, and …” allows improv performers to suggest a scenario…

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“Droll,” a new alternative comedy monthly showcase, is set to debut Feb. 27 at Milkie’s, the longtime performance-based nightclub on Elmwood Avenue. The premise behind “Droll” features a number of comedians tasked with responding to a new question in the form of a comedy monologue, sketch, character bit, video or another format. The showcase will be used as a vehicle for …

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Anybody who remembers the famous “Three Tenors” tour should realize that the three guys coming to the Riviera Theatre on Feb. 13 can’t sing. Comedians Vic DiBitetto, Richie Minervini and Fred Rubino bring their mix of stand-up comedy and improv show to North Tonawanda this week. In a recent interview, DiBitetto discussed the tour and his career in comedy. Question: How d…