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July 3, 10, 17, 24, 31, Aug. 14, 21, 28 – Go Comedy! Itty Bits Tournament

July 1st 2019

16 three-person teams compete in a bracket-style tournament of short form improv games…

Tribute to The Ghoul Keeps Laughter Alive after Ron Sweed’s Death

April 26th 2019

Tribute to The Ghoul Keeps Laughter Alive after Ron Sweed’s Death (Sam Gurwin, April 26, 2019) Redford, MI- Low budget comedy skits and zany characters are common place these days. But before there was a 24/7 audience of You Tubers, comedians built their following with live shows and TV appearances. One of the original cult […]

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 […]

Mayor’s Clown Costume Part of Oak Park Boo Bash Fun

November 1st 2018

Mayor’s Clown Costume Part of Oak Park Boo Bash Fun (Cheryl Weiss, Nov. 1, 2018) Oak Park, MI- Little Captain Americas, unicorns, and zombies waited patiently in the sunny Halloween afternoon for the Oak Park Boo Bash to begin.  They explored the creepy décor outside, from the Oak Park Cemetery complete with a tombstone labeled […]

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 […]

Go Comedy! Holding Auditions March 11

March 7th 2017

Go Comedy! Holding Auditions March 11 (EVENT page)   Ferndale, MI – On Saturday, March 11 beginning at 10:00am, Go Comedy! will hold auditions for its Launch Groups. Go Comedy! Launch Groups are a part of the improv theater’s resident artist company and have the opportunity to perform at least twice a month in the […]

Comedy Kick-off to Support KAT Program for Kids with Special Needs Dec. 3

November 24th 2015

Comedy Kick-off to Support KAT Program for Kids with Special Needs Dec. 3 (EVENT page) The Jewish Community Center of Metropolitan Detroit’s Kids All Together (KAT), in support of children and teens with special needs, will present its 6th annual Comedy Kick-off on Thursday, December 3, at Mark Ridley’s Comedy Castle, 310 S. Troy Street […]

J. Chris Newberg Back in Michigan, in Ferndale and Berkley

March 8th 2012

Now he is in LA, livin’ the celebrity dream. But he is coming back for two nights worth of comedy appearances here in the Metro Detroit area.