Comedy

Santa Claus lambaste among absurd pitches at iZone’s ‘Business Karaoke’

At “Business Karaoke,” 10 people volunteered to present slideshows they had never seen before. The event, held Friday in the…

China Nite: CSA’s annual New Year celebration

Chinese music, dance, and theater — both traditional and contemporary — came to Strong Auditorium during China Nite, sponsored by…

Struggles of Melissa Villaseñor: Exclusive interview

“I loved how we were all cracking up at the same thing — that connection is my favorite thing about being a comedian.”

Live from Rochester, it’s Saturday Night!

Three comedians brought the spirit of stand-up to Strong Auditorium, spitting straight humor about true things that happened to them.

Halloweekend, reviewed

I love Halloween because I love pain and watching Disney's "Hocus Pocus." I also like ghosts and being ghosted, mostly…

Nasim Pedrad brings unique, uneven comedy to Meliora Weekend

SNL alum Nasim Pedrad performed an altogether unusual (and slightly lopsided) hour of comedy in Goergen Athletic Center on Saturday.…

UR Stand-Up Comedy Club finds a venue in Rocky’s

Rocky’s Sub Shop flooded with students 15 minutes prior to the 10 p.m. opening of a showcase of UR’s Stand-Up…

‘The Party at the Place at the Time,’ reviewed

In the post-Snowden era, the omnipresence of digital surveillance is a constant, menacing threat. That's why I went to Alpha…

Mardis Gras frat party weekend, reviewed

"Fraternity," a word stemming from the Latin "fraternus" meaning "brotherly." The North American fraternity system itself can be traced as…

False Advertising shows promise in its debut show

You remember how in every In Between The Lines review we put out, it always calls IBTL “UR’s student-run improv…