comedian http://wamc.org en Bill Maher At The Palace On 11/10 http://wamc.org/post/bill-maher-palace-1110 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">For the last twenty years, </span><a href="http://www.billmaher.com" style="line-height: 1.5;">Bill Maher</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> has set the boundaries of where funny, political talk can go on American television-first on the show </span><em style="line-height: 1.5;">Politically Correc</em><span style="line-height: 1.5;">t and for the last 10 years on HBO’s </span><em style="line-height: 1.5;">Real Time</em><span style="line-height: 1.5;">.&nbsp;</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">He has written four best sellers including his most recent </span><em style="line-height: 1.5;">The New New Rules</em><span style="line-height: 1.5;">- he started his career as a stand up comedian in 1979 and still performs at least 50 dates a year. He will perform at The </span><a href="http://palacealbany.com/EventsandTickets/EventTickets/event.aspx?eid=cd867ed4-8a0a-4f7c-8fa3-929a268efcc6" style="line-height: 1.5;">Palace Theater</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> in Albany on Sunday 11/10</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">.</span></p><p> Thu, 07 Nov 2013 15:10:00 +0000 Joe Donahue 77169 at http://wamc.org Bill Maher At The Palace On 11/10 Bill Engvall at The Colonial http://wamc.org/post/bill-engvall-colonial <p>Comedian Bill Engvall&rsquo;s ability to share the humor of everyday situations has made him one of the top comedians of today. He began his comedy career performing at open-mic nights in Dallas while a student at Southwestern University in Georgetown, Texas. Thu, 02 Aug 2012 15:35:45 +0000 Joe Donahue 44589 at http://wamc.org Bill Engvall at The Colonial Sandra Bernhard at Helsinki Hudson http://wamc.org/post/sandra-bernhard-helsinki-hudson <p>Comedian, actress, singer - <a href="http://www.sandrabernhard.com/">Sandra Bernhard</a> - will perform at <a href="http://helsinkihudson.com/">Helsinki Hudson</a> at 9pm on Saturday, August 4th. &nbsp;We speak with her about how her career began, where she sees it going, and many things in between.</p><p></p> Thu, 02 Aug 2012 14:10:16 +0000 Joe Donahue 44542 at http://wamc.org Sandra Bernhard at Helsinki Hudson Ben Schwartz at Union College http://wamc.org/post/ben-schwartz-union-college <p><a href="http://www.rejectedjokes.com">Ben Schwartz</a> - 2003 graduate of Union College - will return to Schenectady on <a href="http://www.union.edu/news/stories/2012/05/comedian-ben-schwartz-03-returning-to-campus.php">Monday, May 28<sup>th</sup></a> to present the &quot;The Ben Schwartz comes to Union College and says things to people want to listen tour 2012&quot;.<br />&nbsp;</p> Fri, 25 May 2012 14:10:19 +0000 Sarah LaDuke 39767 at http://wamc.org Ben Schwartz at Union College Lizz Free Or Die: Essays http://wamc.org/post/lizz-free-or-die-essays <p>We welcome <a href="http://lizzwinstead.com/">Lizz Winstead</a> and speak with her about her book, <em><a href="http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/1594487022/ref=as_li_qf_sp_asin_tl?ie=UTF8&amp;tag=wamcnortheast-20&amp;linkCode=as2&amp;camp=1789&amp;creative=9325&amp;creativeASIN=1594487022">Lizz Free or Die: Essays</a><img alt="" border="0" height="1" src="http://www.assoc-amazon.com/e/ir?t=wamcnortheast-20&amp;l=as2&amp;o=1&amp;a=1594487022" style="border:none !important; margin:0px !important;" width="1" /></em>.</p> Tue, 15 May 2012 16:49:29 +0000 Joe Donahue 39016 at http://wamc.org Lizz Free Or Die: Essays