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Benevolent Texting, Censorship, and Snorkeldorf: The Story Behind…

April 14th 2019

Benevolent Texting, Censorship, and Snorkeldorf: The Story Behind a Billboard in Ferndale (Crystal A. Proxmire, April 14, 2019) Ferndale, MI- Like many roadways across the county, Woodward Avenue is lined with billboards.  As people make their way along such roads, their journey is dotted with images of attorneys promising to fight for their clients. With […]

Grandma Got Ran Over by the QLine and Other Go Comedy! Holiday Shows

November 21st 2018

Grandma Got Ran Over by the QLine and Other Go Comedy! Holiday Shows Ferndale, MI -After celebrating its TENTH anniversary this month, Go Comedy! Improv Theater will open its 9th original holiday revue, Grandma Got Ran Over By The QLine, this Friday night with performances through December 22. The hilarious new production joins a host […]

Over 60 Improv Troupes to Perform in Detroit Improv Festival Aug. 8-12

July 27th 2018

Over 60 Improv Troupes to Perform in Detroit Improv Festival Aug. 8-12 Ferndale, MI – Metro Detroit will be the center of the comedy universe as top names in sketch and improvisational comedy arrive for the eighth annual Detroit Improv Festival August 8-12. Headlined by Paul F. Tompkins, this year’s festival will take place over […]

Sketch Comedy Workshop with Kevin McDonald March 24-25

January 31st 2018

Sketch Comedy Workshop with Kevin McDonald March 24-25 Ferndale, MI – Kevin McDonald from Kids in the Hall is back to teach a 1-or-2-day workshop on sketch comedy writing through improv. Day one will be spent improvising and turning the scenes into full sketches. On day two, the sketches will be rehearsed, and performed in […]

Go Comedy’s 26 Hour “Snow Day” Marathon to Benefit Local Groups Jan. 13-14

January 6th 2018

Go Comedy’s 26 Hour “Snow Day” Marathon to Benefit Local Groups  Jan. 13-14 Ferndale, MI – Go Comedy is excited to host the 11th annual Snow Day improv marathon. Snow Day brings together improvisors from across the area to raise money for Gilda’s Club of Metro Detroit, The Tim Hayden Scholarship Fund and The Diana […]

Laughs In The Stacks: Stand-up Comics at Ferndale Library Aug 30, 2017

August 16th 2017

Laughs In The Stacks: Stand-up Comics at Ferndale Library Aug 30, 2017 FERNDALE, MI – Typically, you’d think uproarious laughter in a library would get you sternly shushed, but not on Wed., Aug 30, when the Ferndale and Berkley Libraries co-host “Laughs In The Stacks,” featuring sharply witty sets from superb local comedians. Skip the […]

Detroit Improv Festival Aug. 9-13

July 22nd 2017

Detroit Improv Festival Aug. 9-13 (EVENT page)   Metro Detroit will be the center of the comedy universe as top names in sketch and improvisational comedy arrive for the seventh annual Detroit Improv Festival August 9-13. Headlined by Paul F. Tompkins, Sam Richardson, Tim Robinson, Susan Messing, The 313, Mama’s Boy, and more, this year’s […]

Comedy: Tim Slagle & Jerry Jaffe June 23rd & 24th at Holly Hotel

June 14th 2017

Comedy: Tim Slagle & Jerry Jaffe June 23rd & 24th at Holly Hotel (EVENT page) Holly, MI – Join us for comedy at the Holly Hotel on June 23 and 24. Tim Slagle is a political satirist with a penchant for the controversial and has spent twenty-five years touring the biker bars, bowling alleys, and […]

Rocky Laporte Magical Night of Comedy to benefit Huron Valley Blessings in Backpack March 25

March 15th 2017

Rocky Laporte Magical Night of Comedy to benefit Huron Valley Blessings in Backpack March 25 (EVENT page) Highland, MI – Please help support Blessings in a Backpack by attending A Magical Night of Comedy at 59 West on Saturday March 25, 2017. Tickets may be purchased at Eventbrite@A Magical Night of Comedy, Kids in Motion […]

Ferndale Schools Talent Shows April 16, 30, and May 1

April 4th 2016

Ferndale Schools Talent Shows April 16, 30, and May 1 (EVENT page) Ferndale Elementary Stars Take the Stage This Month Coolidge Elementary – Saturday April 16th Kennedy Elementary – Saturday April 30th and Sunday May 1st If your idea of an elementary talent show is a few songs, some juggling and a piano duet performed […]