MAKING A MURDERER’S DEAN STRANG & JERRY BUTING: A CONVERSATION ON JUSTICE NORTH AMERICAN DATES ANNOUNCED, TICKET PRESALE THURSDAY, ONSALE FRIDAY
Dean Strang and Jerry Buting, defense attorneys for Steven Avery in the Netflix documentary series Making A Murderer, announce North American dates for A Conversation on Justice Tour. Strang and Buting’s multi-city speaking tour, which starts April 16th at Berklee Theater in Boston and hits cities across the U.S. and Canada through mid-August, will involve the two attorneys in conversation about the Steven Avery case and its broader implications, as well as a discussion on the larger topic of the American criminal justice system. Each night will also feature a Q&A portion and the opportunity for the audience to address questions directly to Dean Strang and Jerry Buting.
At a time when the nation is gripped with pressing questions about the fairness and effectiveness of our criminal justice system, concerns that have been highlighted by true crime narratives from Making A Murderer, Serial and The Jinx to the murder trial of O.J. Simpson, Strang and Buting will be exploring and discussing our process of justice today and throughout history. Reviewing these situations, they will highlight the imperfections in our judicial system and suggest improvements that are sorely needed.
Local ticket pre-sale begins Thursday, March 3 at 10am local time, general onsale begins Friday, March 4 at 12 noon local time.
More at: ConversationonJustice.com
DEAN STRANG & JERRY BUTING: A CONVERSATION ON JUSTICE TOUR
4/16 – Boston, MA @ Berklee Performance Center
4/17 – NYC @ Beacon Theatre
4/24 – LA, CA @ The Theatre at Ace Hotel
4/30 – Columbus, OH @ Palace Theatre
5/1 – Cincinnati, OH @ Aronoff Center – Procter & Gamble Hall
5/20 – Durham, NC @ Durham Performing Arts Center
5/21 – Houston, TX @ Cullen Performance Hall
5/22 – Dallas, TX @ Majestic Theatre
6/2 – Minneapolis, MN @ Northrop
6/3 – Chicago, IL @ The Chicago Theatre presented by Chase
6/10 – Cleveland, OH @ Playhouse Square – State Theater
6/11 – Toronto, ON @ Sony Centre for the Performing Arts
6/12 – Atlanta, GA @ Cobb Energy Performing Arts Center
6/17 – Seattle, WA @ Paramount Theatre
6/18 – San Francisco. CA @ The Warfield Theatre
6/19 – Portland, OR @ Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall
7/15 – Kansas City, MO @ Arvest Bank Theatre at the Midland
7/16 – Denver, CO @ Paramount Theatre
7/17 – San Diego, CA @ The Balboa Theatre
7/29 – Vancouver, BC @ Orpheum Theater
7/30 – Calgary, AB @ Southern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium
7/31 – Edmonton, AB @ Northern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium
8/12– Phoenix, AZ @ Celebrity Theatre
8/13 – Austin, TX @ Paramount Theatre
8/14 – Nashville, TN @ TPAC’s Andrew Jackson Hall
8/20 – Clearwater, FL @ Ruth Eckerd Hall
8/21 – Ft Lauderdale, FL @ Broward Center for the Performing Arts
Follow the tour on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram @strangandbuting
WYATT CENACT ‘FURRY DUMB FIGHTER’ NOW AVAILABLE VIA ASPECIALTHING RECORDS
Grammy nominated comedian WYATT CENAC’s new comedy album ‘FURRY DUMB FIGHTER’ is available today via ASPECIALTHING RECORDS. Stay tuned for news on a release date for a vinyl run to be released this summer.
BUY ‘FURRY DUMB FIGHTER’ on iTUNES: http://apple.co/1oYkxWA
Ahead of the release of his new album, Wyatt stopped by CONAN to talk confusion on the red carpet and the Grammys.
WATCH WYATT ON CONAN: http://teamcoco.com/video/wyatt-cenac-red-carpet
ASPECIALTHING RECORDS TO RELEASE WYATT CENAC COMEDY ALBUM ‘FURRY DUMB FIGHTER’, PRE-ORDER AVAILABLE + HEAR TWO PREVIEW TRACKS NOW
ASPECIALTHING RECORDS announces the release of WYATT CENAC’s new comedy album ‘FURRY DUMB FIGHTER’ out FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 26. This is the follow up to Wyatt’s second standup special, Brooklyn, which he also directed and was nominated for a Grammy for Best Comedy Album. ‘Furry Dumb Fighter’ was recorded live in Madison, WI and finds Wyatt in top form as he talks subway preachers, custom hashtags, Black History Month and the stylings of the Confederate flag. ‘Furry Dumb Fighter’ will be available digitally on February 26 with a vinyl run to follow later this summer.
PRE-ORDER ‘FURRY DUMB FIGHTER ON ITUNES: http://apple.co/1oYkxWA
Tune in Tuesday, February 23 to see Wyatt on CONAN.
FIRST LOOK AT CAMERON ESPOSITO’S STAND-UP SPECIAL: “MARRIAGE MATERIAL” PREMIERES MARCH 24 ON SEESO, AUDIO RELEASE MARCH 25 ON ITUNES, SPOTIFY, PANDORA + TOUR DATES ANNOUNCED
“One of the rising stars on the stand-up scene for her politically progressive comedy and focus on modern LGBT issues” – New York Times
Comedian CAMERON ESPOSITO decided to do something a bit different for her bachelor party: record her first standup special “MARRIAGE MATERIAL.” Filmed in Cameron’s hometown of Chicago in front of a sold out crowd just two days before her wedding, the special covers everything from the secrets of a women’s locker room to gun control, marriage equality, drug policy and why love is alive. “Marriage Material” will premiere on March 24 via NBC’s streaming comedy channel Seeso and available as audio release on March 25 via iTunes, Spotify and Pandora.
“Marriage Material” follows Cameron’s chart-topping release ‘Same Sex Symbol’ (Kill Rock Stars) which went to #1 on iTunes comedy and was named a Best of 2014 Comedy Album byPaste,The AV Club, LA Magazine, Consequence of Sound, Exclaim!and more.
SEE CAMERON ESPOSITO LIVE WITH RHEA BUTCHER
3/13 – Austin TX @ The Hideout, SXSW Marriage Material premier party
3/24 – LA, CA @ The Roxy, LA Marriage Material premier party
4/7 – Dallas, TX @ Granada Theatre
4/8 – Houston TX @ Warehouse Live
4/16 – Honolulu, HI @ Hawaiian Brian’s
4/30 – Eugene, OR @ WOW Hall
Tuesdays at UCB LA, “Put Your Hands Together” http://www.ucbtheatre.com/show/3347
DWAYNE KENNEDY ANNOUNCES DEBUT COMEDY RELEASE ‘OH NO, IT’S DWAYNE KENNEDY!’ AVAILABLE ON ITUNES & BANDCAMP, FREE MP3 DOWNLOAD + UPCOMING TOUR DATES
Veteran comedian DWAYNE KENNEDY announces his debut comedy release ‘OH NO, IT’S DWAYNE KENNEDY!’ available on iTunes and Bandcamp Friday, February 12. Stand-up comedian, actor and writer Dwayne Kennedy is a master at challenging the norm and connecting with audiences through his keen satirical wit. Recorded live in Grand Rapids, MI, his humorous diversions and piercing perspective on social and world issues shine through every track on ‘Oh No, It’s Dwayne Kennedy!’
In addition to having a large and loyal fanbase, Dwayne is a comic’s comic whose genius has been heralded by the likes of Chris Rock who simply hails “Dwayne is just a naturally funny guy” and Marc Maron who notes “Dwayne is a sort of mythic comic in the way that he’s very respected.”
"A world-class stand-up!" – The Village Voice
Get ‘Oh No, It’s Dwayne Kennedy!’ complete with Black History Month Special Reparation Price Options*
Dwayne got his start in comedy in his native Chicago and has since evolved into one of the funniest and most thought-provoking comedians of our time. His TV writing credits include the critically acclaimed Totally Biased with W. Kamau Bell on which he also appeared as correspondent, The Arsenio Hall Show and The Orlando Jones Show. He has performed on The Late Show with David Letterman, Late Night with Conan O’Brien, Jimmy Kimmel Live, Premium Blend, Comedy Central Presents and Talkin’ Dirty after Dark. Dwayne’s acting credits include roles on Seinfeld, Martin, Amen, 227 and the feature film How High. He is currently shooting a sci-fi comedy called Andover.
SEE DWAYNE KENNEDY LIVE:
2/18-21 – Ann Arbor, MI @ Ann Arbor Comedy Club
3/31 thru 4/2 – St Charles, IL @ Zanies
• Black Folks: $9
• Black Republicans: $16 because…..How Dare You?!!!
• Asians, Latinos, & Other Brown Folks I may have missed: $9…cause we all in the same boat.
• Indigenous people: $9. Hey, I’d give it to you for free if I could…but I can’t. So 9 bucks!
• White Folks: Now this one’s tricky because I know you all are used to having lots of choices so here are yours:
• Progressive Whites – $9 because at least you’re trying…I think.
• Bleeding Heart Liberal Whites – $13 for those who know that all people should be judged as individuals but still get a little nervous whenever they see a group of young Black dudes coming down the street.
• Previous Racist Statement Whites – $18 ($15 for the EP and a $3 hypocrite tax.)
For those who have made racist statements in the past and know that they will probably make racist statements in the future but pretend to not feel good about it in mixed company.
• Guilty About Not Feeling Guilty Whites – $12. Hey, at least you’re honest.
• Donald Trump – $40,000. I know that’s not enough for me to purchase forty acres with, but I’m pretty sure I’d be able to buy a mule…or at least a Buick.
• Pharma Bro Martin Shkreli – $80,000. You’re an even bigger douche than The Donald. And with 80 stacks I could probably get TWO mules…or a NICER Buick!
• Anybody out there willing to make good on that whole 40 acres situation: $400,000 (and I’ll let you slide on the mule.)
• Sarah Palin: FREE* (*if you and everyone in your family promise to never speak in public again)
HOT UK COMEDIAN DANIEL SLOSS HITS US, MAKES 5TH CONAN APPEARANCE, PREMIERES “DARK” IN US NEXT WEEK
Ahead of the premiere of his smash hit show DARK, hot UK comedian DANIEL SLOSS makes his 5th appearance on CONAN
DANIEL SLOSS premieres DARK in the US and in NYC FEBRUARY 9-13 at SOHO PLAYHOUSE and performs two shows in LA at WESTSIDE COMEDY THEATER on FEBRUARY 16 (SOLD OUT) and FEBRUARY 23.
Hailed as “funny, intelligent and charming” (Evening News), Daniel sold out DARK four weeks at the renowned Edinburgh Fringe Festival performing for over 10k people, toured it on 70 dates across UK and Europe, and due to demand, performed a week-long sold out run of DARK in London. This is the first chance for US audiences to see the internationally renowned Scottish comedian perform DARK live in the States.
Though he is just 24 yrs old, Daniel is a hugely popular international stand up. He started writing and performing stand-up at age 16 and has sold out all 8 of his seasons at Edinburgh’s Fringe Festival and in some of the festival’s biggest venues, at that. He appeared on CONAN an unprecedented 4 sets in 12 months, and has been guest on Comedy Central’s @midnight and The Pete Holmes Show. Daniel has also performed to full houses across UK and Europe and at comedy festivals worldwide and widely seen on UK TV.
DANIEL SLOSS “DARK” US PREMIERE
SOHO PLAYHOUSE NYC
TUESDAY FEB 9 – SATURDAY FEB 13
Shows nightly at 7pm
Tickets & Info: http://www.ticketmaster.com/venueartist/1391/1496632
“DARK” LA PREMIERE
WESTSIDE COMEDY THEATER
TUESDAY FEB 16 (SOLD OUT)
TUESDAY FEB 23
Tickets & Info: http://westsidecomedy.com/event.cfm?id=423922&cart