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Tag: Comedy

MU Improv’s first all-female team wins regional competition, qualifies for nationals

“There are a lot of people that just don’t think women are as funny as men,” sophomore Sydney Stephens said. “I really think we made a statement by winning (regionals).”

Pablo Francisco to give CoMo Déjá Vu

Pizza man-turned-comedian Pablo Francisco of Tucson, Arizona will put on a show full of impersonations, satire, and a little bit of insanity at Déjá Vu this weekend.

MU Sketch rebrands as Battlewhale, keeps ‘em laughing

The tide continues to rise for the only sketch comedy group on campus as it establishes a single identity.

ICYMI: Watch and learn: Three YouTube shows that entertain

Forget “Late Night”: Columnist Ellie Papadakis shares three online talk shows you should watch.

Two nights a week, MU brings the laughs

Mizzou is home to two improv troupes, Comedy Wars and MU Improv.

People of Columbia

A former vice prez and a reading advocate

MU students elicit laughs in weekly comedy show

MOVE takes a look into the world of MU Improv.

Single Girl Diaries: What NOT to wear

(Kind of) relationship columnist Ellise Verheyen on public presence

Channel Vision: When unconventional comedic premises work

TV columnist Crystal Duan on why ‘Enlisted’ and ‘Brooklyn Nine Nine’ are actually funny

People of Columbia

A Comedy Wars star and a St. Louis jazz artist

The econ-professor-turned-funny-man

Yoram Bauman gave up his career as a college professor to go on tour as the first-ever “Stand-up Economist”

Stand-up economist comes to Columbia

Seattle professor, YouTube star to perform after Economics Open House

Hari Kondabolu explores diversity in comedy show

Comedian and writer Hari Kondabolu performed at Memorial Union to promote Asian American Awareness Month.

Standup comedian Greg Morton makes his way to Columbia

Morton answers all of MOVE’s questions before he makes a stop at Deja Vu Nov. 8 - 10.

Comedian Santiago mixes English and Spanish in his "Pardon my Spanglish" routine

Puerto Rican comedian Bill Santiago performed at Bengal Lair on Thursday night.

Josh Blue pokes fun at his cerebral palsy

Blue will be performing at Deja Vu Comedy Club Feb. 17 through Feb. 19.

Last Comic Standing finalist returns to Déjà Vu

Tommy Johnagin and Andy Woodhull will perform Friday and Saturday at Déjà Vu.

Cassidy pursues passion for comedy

Sophomore Dillon Cassidy is part of MU Improv and performs at Eastside Tavern.

Peter Sagal to bring laughs to MU

Sagal will perform Friday in Jesse Auditorium.

Freshmen bust out the funny in Comedy Wars auditions

Two students out of 25 who auditioned were selected as potential new cast members.