Comedy & Oddities In Austin

Mike Birbiglia, Dennis Miller, Hannibal Buress and Kids In The Hall are among the acts bringing the funny to the third annual in Austin, Texas, in April.

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South Beach Comedy Festival, Lincoln Theatre, Miami Beach, Fla.

Happening April 23-26 and presented by Paramount Theatre in conjunction with the Cap City Comedy Club, the festival of laughs will also host Demetri Martin, Maria Bamford, and J.B. Smoove.  In addition to the Paramount and Cap City, venues include Stateside At The Paramount, The Parish, The Parish Underground, The Speakeasy, New Movement, The Hideout, and The Velv Comedy Lounge.

But wait, there’s more!  The festival’s lineup also includes Colin Quinn, Michael Che, Andy Kindler, James Adomian, W. Kamau Bell, Ron Funches, Rory Scovel, , Sean Patton, Cameron Esposito, and others.  A full lineup plus additional headliners will be announced soon.

Moontower will also present Aziz Ansari at Texas Performing Arts (formerly Bass) April 18.

“Have heard nothing but great things about Moontower from friends and family,” Dennis Miller said.  “Love Austin, and I get to hang with my brother … can’t wait!”

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Sound Board @ MotorCity Casino Hotel, Detroit, Mich.

Badges for the festival are on sale now.  Single tickets for Ansari at Texas Performing Arts go on sale Jan. 24.  Visit for everything you need to know.