• Kathy Griffin will do stand-up comedy on Broadway

    Kathy GriffinWant to see some comedy on Broadway that isn’t “Spiderman”? Kathy Griffin announced yesterday that she’s performing eight stand-up comedy shows on Broadway called “Kathy Griffin Wants a Tony,” beginning March 11 and running through March 19.

    If I didn’t know any better, I’d think that she was going for the storied EGOT: she’s won an Emmy, is nominated for a Grammy (for the third time), and, well, who knows what’ll happen on the big screen.

    Looks like the show will be a light-hearted upper. Griffin says, “If you are in the market for an evening of laughter, swearing and negativity, you’ve found the right show!” Just what we all need.

    Carrie Andersen

    In addition to writing for Laughspin, Carrie is a graduate student in Austin, Texas, where she researches popular culture, new media, music, and social movements. When not reading or writing in any official capacity, she spends her time playing the drums, watching crappy TV, and eating copious amounts of tacos and barbecue. She also blogs sporadically at carrieandersen.com.

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