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Comedy, jazz, and babies with Camille Harris

NYC comedian and jazz musician Camille Harris is the talent behind “Babies on The Subway.” Her new single, “Above The Trees” comes out today. Don’t miss her live FREE live show on Monday, December 12th at Rockwood Music Hall

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The 11th Annual Apollo Theater Spring Gala – Prince Walk of Fame Induction Ceremony

On Monday, June 13th, Prince Rogers Nelson was formally inducted into the Apollo Theater Walk of Fame, joining such musical luminaries as Stevie Wonder, Patti LaBelle, Ella Fitzgerald, Michael Jackson, and James Brown.
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“I had to laugh to keep from crying”

By @adamullian

While pursuing a PhD in school psychology , MeShelle used humor to cope with the harsh realities of working with families dealing with drug abuse. Transitioning to a career in entertainment on a dare, the Indie Mom of comedy spoke with AdamCentric about her unique experience as a performer, wife, and mother of 3.  Her new album, “Funny as a Mother” debuts January 22nd on iTunes.

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Shawn Jackson Takes on New York City

Comedian and Philadelphia native Shawn Jackson began his stand-up career seven years ago, and has since made the move to New York, where he’s continued his success. A recent winner of Gotham Comedy Club’s New Talent Contest, Shawn spoke to me about his new show in Times Square and the challenges of the industry:

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Guy Branum is Effable

Comedian Guy Branum’s debut album “Effable” is available today on ASpecialThing Records. I caught up with Guy via phone to discuss his commanding stage presence and the changing attitudes of American audiences towards gay culture in comedy.

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From A to Zainab

A conversation with the Brooklyn-native and contestant on this season of Last Comic Standing.

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Comedian Nick Whitmer at Chelsea Brewing Company

Brooklyn resident and comedian Nick Whitmer sat down with AdamCentric to discuss his burgeoning career, the life of a beer company tour guide, and his advice on what NOT to do if you’re looking for success in the world of stand-up.

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Short Film Festival and Filmmaker Series coming to Queens

From our friends at the Laughing Devil in Long Island City:

In an effort to help connect audiences to filmmakers, Laughing Devil Movie Pub has launched two new film series that begin next weekend.

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The Apollo Theater presents “Ellington at Christmas”

Photography by Shahar Azran

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Eve’s Big Apple with Myongii & Jojo

For Immediate Release – Eve’s been booted out of Eden and has landed in the concrete jungle where most days aren’t peachy keen and it’s eat or be eaten. Enter Myongii and Jojo, who are veteran New Yorkers, navigating the city scene effortlessly for a large portion of their lives. Though they travel far and wide, the ways of the Big Apple have never left them. You can take the girl out of the city, but you can’t take the city out of the girl!
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