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Comedy in Dallas? Cho Enough!

NATIONAL | By Jenny Block | May 5
Margaret Cho is heading to Dallas for shows at the Addison Improv May 8-10, and she shared her thoughts about women's bodies, LGBT rights and bullying.

Boston Hosts 7th Annual Women in Comedy Festival

CELEBRITIES | By Winnie McCroy | Apr 22
Funny women and their fans head to Boston today for The 7th Annual Women in Comedy Festival, held from April 22-26 in various venues in Cambridge and Boston.

Queer Comic Jordan Pease on Lust and Love

CULTURE | By Michael Cox | Mar 18
We sat down with Jordan Pease, the queer comic who left central New Jersey about five years ago to make a name for himself in Los Angeles, the land where every nobody is a somebody and the somebodies won't take your phone calls. But will he make it here?

Look At Me, I'm Sandra B. -- A Conversation with A Career Iconoclast

NATIONAL | By Winnie McCroy | Feb 28
Sandra Bernhard always swims against the tide. The epitome of an iconoclast, Bernhard revels in being the edgy provoker to a complacent society.

Top Comedians Perform at Gilda's Laughfest March 5-15

SPECIAL EVENTS | By EDGE | Feb 26
Gilda's LaughFest announced that this year's Signature Event will celebrate the festival's fifth year with big comics raising funds to care for those affected by cancer.

Rob Delaney :: From Twitter to TV to Stage

THEATRE | By Kilian Melloy | Feb 20
American funny man Rob Delaney takes the black oil of depression, tragedy, and addiction, and turns it into comic gold. The London-based comic returns to America for a tour starting in Boston on Feb. 20.

Comedian Kaitlin Colombo Crowdsources for 'GLITORIS' Burlesque

NATIONAL | By Winnie McCroy | Feb 20
Kaitlin Colombo is currently crowdfunding an IndieGoGo campaign to raise $50,000 for her national tour "GLITORIS," an ode to the burly USO-style burlesque shows of the '30s. And she intends to donate all profits to LGBT organizations.

Julie Goldman Takes A Walk on the Softer Side at LA Center

LOCAL | By Winnie McCroy | Feb 3
On Saturday, February 7, The Los Angeles LGBT Center's Lily Tomlin/Jane Wagner Cultural Arts Center has announced the one-night-only return of Julie Goldman in her new comedy extravaganza "Take A Walk on the Softer Side" at the Renberg Theatre.

Top Five Lesbian Comedians of 2014

CELEBRITIES | By Winnie McCroy | Dec 31
It's been a great year for laughs, and EDGE has been lucky enough to catch up with some of the funniest women in the nation in a series of in-depth personal interviews and features. Check out the top five lesbian comedians of 2014.

Lily Tomlin on Laughing Her Way to Legendary Status

CELEBRITIES | Dec 9
Since the 1960s, the legendary comedian Lily Tomlin lit up the stage and screen with her humble style of humor. Norah O'Donnell reports.

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