Get Discount
Just when I thought I wouldn't be able to get tickets for me and my girlfriend, a last minute check online brought me here! I just want to say I am just ecstatic about the fact that I could get tickets for a sold out event just a few hours before the show! Thanks to you guys, me and my girl could see Lady Gaga live!
Justin Connor, NYC
I just thought I'd drop a comment after you people really helped me out getting the right tickets for me and my girlfriends to see Whitney Houston. Thanks to Sara for helping us locate the best seats and even giving us a little extra discount. From all of us here, thanks a bundle!
Linda James

Comedy Tickets


A Chanticleer Christmas TicketsA Flock of Seagulls TicketsA Johnny Mathis Christmas Tickets
A Kurt Bestor Christmas TicketsA Leahy Family Christmas TicketsA Night To Remember Tickets
A Space Odyssey TicketsA Tribute to Michael Jackson TicketsAaron Caruso Tickets
ACDC TicketsAdam Carolla TicketsAdam Ferrara Tickets
Adele TicketsAdelitas Way TicketsAerosmith Tickets
Aesop Rock TicketsAi Ai De Las Alas TicketsAinhoa Arteta Tickets
Aj Croce TicketsAl Di Meola TicketsAl Madrigal Tickets
Al Stewart TicketsAlejandro Escovedo TicketsAlejandro Fernandez Tickets
Alejandro Sanz TicketsAlessandra Amoroso TicketsAlex Reymundo Tickets
Alexis P Suter Band TicketsAlice Cooper TicketsAlice in Chains Tickets
Alice Peacock TicketsAlice Smith TicketsAlien Ant Farm Tickets
All 4 one TicketsAll American Rejects TicketsAllman Brothers Band Tickets
Allman Brothers TicketsAlmost Queen TicketsAlton Brown Tickets
Amanda Miguel y Diego Verdaguer TicketsAmbrosia TicketsAmel Larrieux Tickets
American Head Charge TicketsAmerican Youth Symphony TicketsAmon Amarth Tickets
Amy Grant TicketsAmy Ray TicketsAmy Schumer Tickets
Ana Popovic TicketsAndre philippe Gagnon TicketsAndrew Dice Clay Tickets
Angelic Upstarts TicketsAngelo Pintus TicketsAngie Stone Tickets
Angra TicketsAnimal Collective TicketsAnimals As Leaders Tickets
Anjelah Johnson TicketsAnnett Louisan TicketsAntonio Orozco Tickets
Anvil TicketsApocalyptica TicketsApollo Comedy Club Tickets
Aquabats TicketsAriel Rot TicketsAries Spears Tickets
Arj Barker TicketsArmin Van Buuren TicketsArmored Saint Tickets
Arrowfest TicketsArsenio Hall TicketsArtie Lange Tickets
Astronautalis TicketsAterciopelados TicketsAtlanta Rhythm Section Tickets
Avenged Sevenfold TicketsAvery Sunshine TicketsAvishai Cohen Tickets


B 96 Summer Bash TicketsBaby Bash TicketsBaby Dee Tickets
Back In Black TicketsBad Company TicketsBad Religion Tickets
Balkan Beat Box TicketsBand of Horses TicketsBanda El Recodo Tickets
Banda Ms TicketsBane TicketsBar Kays Tickets
Barbra Streisand TicketsBarney Bentall TicketsBaroness Tickets
Battle of The Bands TicketsBattles TicketsBayside Tickets
Beach House TicketsBebel Gilberto TicketsBeck Tickets
Beirut TicketsBelfast Cowboys TicketsBen Folds Tickets
Ben Harper TicketsBen Nichols TicketsBen Sollee Tickets
Beres Hammond TicketsBerlin Philharmonic TicketsBerlin Tickets
Berliner Philharmoniker TicketsBernieThe Debate TicketsBest Of Detroit Party Tickets
Bestival TicketsBeth Hart TicketsBeth Orton Tickets
Beyonce TicketsBianca Del Rio TicketsBig Apple Comedy Tickets
Big Daddy Kane TicketsBig Valley Jamboree TicketsBill Anderson Tickets
Bill Bellamy TicketsBill Burr TicketsBill Charlap Trio Tickets
Bill Engvall TicketsBill Gardell TicketsBill Maher Tickets
Billy Bob Thornton TicketsBilly Bragg TicketsBilly Crystal Tickets
Billy Currington TicketsBilly Davis Jr TicketsBilly Dean Tickets
Billy Gardell TicketsBilly Idol TicketsBilly Joel Tickets
Billy Vera TicketsBiz Markie TicketsBlack Bottom Lighters Tickets
Black Dahlia Murder TicketsBlack Mountain TicketsBlack Pistol Fire Tickets
Black Rebel Motorcycle Club TicketsBlackstreet TicketsBlind Guardian Tickets
Blind Melon TicketsBlitzen Trapper TicketsBloc Party Tickets
Blondie TicketsBlue Rodeo TicketsBlues Festival Tickets
Blues Traveler TicketsBlumentopf TicketsBob Dylan Tickets
Bob Perlow TicketsBob Saget TicketsBob Tickets
Body Count TicketsBonerama TicketsBonnie Prince Billy Tickets
Bonnie Raitt TicketsBonnie Tyler TicketsBoogie Knights Tickets
Booker T TicketsBow Wow TicketsBoy George Tickets
Boys Like Girls TicketsBrad Sherwood TicketsBrand New Heavies Tickets
Brazilian Girls TicketsBreaking Benjamin TicketsBrenda Lee Tickets
Brent Butt TicketsBrett Dennen TicketsBrett Eldredge Tickets
Brian Fallon TicketsBrian Jonestown Massacre TicketsBrian Regan Tickets
Brian Wilson TicketsBritney Spears TicketsBruce Robison Tickets
Bryan Ferry TicketsBuckcherry TicketsBuckethead Tickets
Buena Fe TicketsBuena Vista Social Club TicketsBuffalo Tom Tickets
Buffy Sainte Marie TicketsBulent Ceylan TicketsBullet For My Valentine Tickets
Bulletboys TicketsBun B TicketsBush Tickets
Bushido TicketsBuzzcocks Tickets


Cabaret New Years Eve TicketsCafe Tacuba TicketsCandlebox Tickets
Capital Jazz Fest TicketsCapitol Steps TicketsCapone Tickets
Capones Comedy Smash TicketsCaravan Palace TicketsCarcass Tickets
Carl Palmer TicketsCarlos Mencia TicketsCarlos Santana Tickets
Carlos Vives TicketsCaro Emerald TicketsCarol Burnett Tickets
Carolin Kebekus TicketsCarrie Underwood TicketsCast Of Impractical Jokers Tickets
Cedric The Entertainer TicketsCelebrating Joan TicketsCeu Tickets
Changes In Latitudes TicketsChante Moore TicketsCharles Aznavour Tickets
Charlie Daniels TicketsCharlie Murphy TicketsCharlie Musselwhite Tickets
Charo TicketsCheech TicketsCherry Poppin Daddies Tickets
Cheyenne Frontier Days TicketsChicago Comedy All Stars TicketsChina Philharmonic Orchestra Tickets
Chino Y Nacho TicketsChk Chk Chk TicketsChong Tickets
Chris Bergson Band TicketsChris Brown TicketsChris Cornell Tickets
Chris DElia TicketsChris Paul TicketsChris Robinson Brotherhood Tickets
Chris Robinson TicketsChris Smither TicketsChris Tall Tickets
Chris Thile TicketsChris Tucker TicketsChristmas Celebration Tickets
Christopher Titus TicketsCincinnati Music Festival TicketsCock Sparrer Tickets
Cocoa Brown TicketsColburn Orchestra TicketsCold War Kids Tickets
Colin Jost TicketsColin Mochrie TicketsColin Quinn Tickets
Collective Soul TicketsColm Wilkinson TicketsColors Of Christmas Tickets
Come Together TicketsComedy at The Howard TicketsComedy Bang Bang Tickets
Comedy Crapshoot TicketsComedy Magic Show TicketsComedy Tickets
Comics Support Their Own TicketsConcert of Love TicketsConstantine Maroulis Tickets
Coque Malla TicketsCorb Lund TicketsCorinne Bailey Rae Tickets
Corky Siegel TicketsCorrosion Of Conformity TicketsCory Branan Tickets
Cory Morrow TicketsCounting Crows TicketsCountry Fest Tickets
Country Thunder TicketsCowboy Troy TicketsCoyote Countryfest Tickets
Craig Wiseman TicketsCreedence Clearwater Revisited TicketsCriss Angel Tickets
Cristela Alonzo TicketsCrystal Bowersox TicketsCrystal Castles Tickets
Crystal Fighters TicketsCulture Shock TicketsCurtis Stigers Tickets
Cymande TicketsCyndi Lauper TicketsCypress Hill Tickets


D Generation TicketsDaddy Yankee TicketsDalai Lama Tickets
Dale Watson TicketsDamian Marley TicketsDamien Jurado Tickets
Damien Rice TicketsDan St Germain TicketsDana Fuchs Tickets
Dangerous Toys TicketsDanny Bhoy TicketsDaryl Hall Tickets
Dave Alvin TicketsDave Attell TicketsDave Barnes Tickets
Dave Chappelle TicketsDave Coulier TicketsDave Matthews Tickets
Dawn of Deathdealer Murder Mystery TicketsDays Of Wild TicketsDead Mans Party Tickets
Death Angel TicketsDeath Cab For Cutie TicketsDeath From Above Tickets
Deftones TicketsDennis Edwards TicketsDennis Miller Tickets
Derek Edwards TicketsDevil Wears Prada TicketsDevin Townsend Project Tickets
Diana Reyes TicketsDick Dale TicketsDick Gregory Tickets
Die Honkey Donkeys TicketsDiego El Cigala TicketsDieter Nuhr Tickets
Dieter Thomas Kuhn TicketsDigable Planets TicketsDilated Peoples Tickets
Dina Martina TicketsDinosaur Jr TicketsDion Tickets
Dirty Dozen Brass Band TicketsDirty Heads TicketsDisco Inferno Tickets
Disturbed TicketsDixie Chicks TicketsDj Spooky Tickets
DL Hughley TicketsDMX TicketsDolly Parton Tickets
Dolly TicketsDon Carlo TicketsDon Henley Tickets
Don Rickles TicketsDonnell Rawlings Reginald Ballard TicketsDonnell Rawlings Tickets
Donovan TicketsDoo Wop Spectacular TicketsDope Tickets
Doug Loves Movies TicketsDoug Stanhope TicketsDr Cesar Lozano Tickets
Dr John TicketsDr Kaboom TicketsDramatics Tickets
Dreams Come True TicketsDresden Dolls TicketsDrive By Truckers Tickets
Dry Heat Comedy All Stars TicketsDuke Ellington Orchestra TicketsDungen Tickets
Dylan Leblanc Tickets


J Boog TicketsJ Mascis TicketsJack Dejohnette Tickets
Jack Everly TicketsJack Ingram TicketsJack Savoretti Tickets
Jackie Mason TicketsJackopierce TicketsJackson Browne Tickets
Jamey Johnson TicketsJamie Cullum TicketsJamie Lee Tickets
Jan Lamb TicketsJaneane Garofalo TicketsJason Alexander Tickets
Jason Michael Carroll TicketsJay Brannan TicketsJay Farrar Tickets
Jay Leno TicketsJay Mohr TicketsJay Pharoah Tickets
Jazz Open Stuttgart TicketsJB Smoove TicketsJd Mcpherson Tickets
JD Souther TicketsJean Michel Jarre TicketsJeff Allen Tickets
Jeff Beck TicketsJeff Dauler TicketsJeff Dunham Tickets
Jeff Foxworthy TicketsJeff Ross TicketsJen Kirkman Tickets
Jennifer Knapp TicketsJennifer Lopez TicketsJenny Lewis Tickets
Jeremy Camp TicketsJeremy Hotz TicketsJerry Jeff Walker Tickets
Jerry Lewis TicketsJerry Seinfeld TicketsJesca Hoop Tickets
Jesse Cook TicketsJesse Malin TicketsJill Scott Tickets
Jim TicketsJimmy Carr TicketsJo Koy Tickets
Joan Baez TicketsJoan Osborne TicketsJoey Diaz Tickets
Johann Johannsson TicketsJohann Konig TicketsJohannes Oerding Tickets
John Adams TicketsJohn Anderson TicketsJohn Berry Tickets
John Caparulo TicketsJohn Cleese TicketsJohn Doe Tickets
John Fogerty TicketsJohn Hiatt TicketsJohn Jorgenson Tickets
John Mark McMillan TicketsJohn Mellencamp TicketsJohn Michael Montgomery Tickets
John Oates TicketsJohn Oliver TicketsJohn Sebastian Tickets
John Valby TicketsJohn Waite TicketsJohnny Lee Tickets
Johnny Rivers TicketsJon Cleary TicketsJon Lovitz Tickets
Jon McLaughlin TicketsJonathan Butler TicketsJonathan Coulton Tickets
Jorge Federico Osorio TicketsJorma Kaukonen TicketsJose Gonzalez Tickets
Jose Luis Perales TicketsJosh Abbott TicketsJosh Groban Tickets
Josh Ritter TicketsJoshua Roman TicketsJourney Tickets
Joy Formidable TicketsJudge John Hodgman TicketsJudge Roughneck Tickets
Juice Newton TicketsJuilliard String Quartet TicketsJulia Louis Dreyfus Tickets
Julieta Venegas TicketsJulio Iglesias TicketsJulion Alvarez Tickets
Junefest TicketsJustin Bieber TicketsJuvenile Tickets


M Ward TicketsMac Mcanally TicketsMaceo Parker Tickets
Macklemore TicketsMacy Gray TicketsMagic of Motown Tickets
Mainly Mozart Festival TicketsMama TicketsMana Tickets
Manhattan Comedy Night TicketsManhattans TicketsManiacs Tickets
Mannheim Steamroller Christmas TicketsMarc Anthony TicketsMarco Antonio Solis Tickets
Marco Benevento TicketsMarco Mengoni TicketsMarcus Miller Tickets
Marduk TicketsMargaret Cho TicketsMaria Bamford Tickets
Mariachi Spectacular TicketsMariachi USA Festival TicketsMariachi Vargas Tickets
Mariah Carey TicketsMarianas Trench TicketsMarilyn Manson Tickets
Mario Barth TicketsMarissa Nadler TicketsMariza Tickets
Mark Chesnutt TicketsMark Farner TicketsMark Mallman Tickets
Mark Wills TicketsMarlango TicketsMarlon Wayans Tickets
Martin Lawrence TicketsMartin Nievera TicketsMartin Short Tickets
Mary Chapin Carpenter TicketsMary Fahl TicketsMary Jane Girls Tickets
Mary Walsh TicketsMary Wilson TicketsMassive Attack Tickets
Matt Slays TicketsMatthew Morrison TicketsMatthew West Tickets
Matthias Reim TicketsMaurizio Crozza TicketsMax Amini Tickets
Maxi Priest TicketsMaxwell TicketsMayer Hawthorne Tickets
Maysa TicketsMaz Jobrani TicketsMaze Frankie Beverly Tickets
MC Lightfoot TicketsMeat Loaf TicketsMedina Tickets
Mega 1043 Birthday Bash TicketsMegan Mullally TicketsMelendi Tickets
Melody Gardot TicketsMelvins TicketsMemorial Weekend Comedy Festival Tickets
Memphis Soul TicketsMercy Me TicketsMeshuggah Tickets
Metal Church TicketsMetallica TicketsMichael Franks Tickets
Michael Franti TicketsMichael Kaeshammer TicketsMichael Martin Murphey Tickets
Michael Mcdermott TicketsMichael McDonald Musician TicketsMichael Mcdonald Tickets
Michael Stanley TicketsMidge Ure TicketsMidnight Star Tickets
Miike Snow TicketsMika TicketsMike Epps Tickets
Mike Miller TicketsMillencolin TicketsMilwaukee Symphony Orchestra Tickets
Miranda Sings TicketsMirja Boes TicketsMissy Higgins Tickets
Mitch Ryder TicketsMobb Deep TicketsModa Tickets
Modest Mouse TicketsMolly Hatchet TicketsMonica Tickets
Morgan Heritage TicketsMorning Show Comedians TicketsMotels Tickets
Motion City Soundtrack TicketsMotor Home Madness Demolition Derby TicketsMoving Units Tickets
Mr Big TicketsMSTRKRFT TicketsMudcrutch Tickets
Mumford And Sons TicketsMurs TicketsMuse Tickets
Mushroomhead TicketsMxpx TicketsMy Morning Jacket Tickets


Radney Foster TicketsRaheem Devaughn TicketsRainhard Fendrich Tickets
Ralf Schmitz TicketsRalph Garman TicketsRalphie May Tickets
Randy Bachman TicketsRandy Houser TicketsRaphael Tickets
Ratt TicketsRaulin Rosendo TicketsRay Lamontagne Tickets
Ray Romano Bill Burr Brian Regan Dana Carvey Louie Anderson Bob Saget TicketsRay Wylie Hubbard TicketsRaymond Orta Tickets
Rea Garvey TicketsRebellComedy TicketsRed Green Tickets
Red Jumpsuit Apparatus TicketsRed Sun Rising TicketsRegina Belle Tickets
Regis Philbin TicketsRelient K TicketsRenato Zero Tickets
Reventon Super Estrella TicketsRevolverheld TicketsRich Robinson Tickets
Richard Ashcroft TicketsRichard Clayderman TicketsRichard Lloyd Tickets
Rick Alviti TicketsRick Braun TicketsRick Wakeman Tickets
Rickey Smiley TicketsRicky Martin TicketsRiffTrax Live Tickets
Rihanna TicketsRik Emmett Of Triumph TicketsRik Emmett Tickets
Rita Rudner TicketsRoast Battle TicketsRob Bell Tickets
Rob Schneider TicketsRob Zombie TicketsRobert Glasper Tickets
Robert Klein TicketsRobert Plant TicketsRoberto Carlos Tickets
Roberto Tapia TicketsRochester Philharmonic Orchestra TicketsRock N Roll Dream Concert Tickets
Rocky Grass 3 Day pass TicketsRodney Carrington TicketsRodrigo Y Gabriela Tickets
Rodriguez TicketsRoger Creager TicketsRogue Wave Tickets
Rolling Stones TicketsRon White TicketsRonan Keating Tickets
Ronnie Baker Brooks TicketsRonnie Spector TicketsRoseanne Barr Tickets
Rossini TicketsRoy Ayers TicketsRufus Wainwright Tickets
Russell Howard TicketsRussell Peters TicketsRustic Overtones Tickets
Ryan Bingham TicketsRyan Shupe Tickets


Salim Samatou TicketsSaliva TicketsSalsa Palooza Tickets
Salt N Pepa TicketsSam Bush TicketsSammi Cheng Tickets
Sammy Kershaw TicketsSamy Deluxe TicketsSan Diego Symphony Tickets
San Francisco Symphony TicketsSandi Patty TicketsSanta Fe Opera Tickets
Santana TicketsSantigold TicketsSara Watkins Tickets
Sarah Connor TicketsSarah Jarosz TicketsSarah Silverman Tickets
Sascha Grammel TicketsSasheer Zamata TicketsSaul Hernandez Tickets
Say Anything TicketsSchiller TicketsScott Stapp Tickets
Screeching Weasel TicketsScythian TicketsSeal Tickets
Seattle Symphony TicketsSebastian Maniscalco TicketsSecond City Tickets
Second Citys Paved and Confused TicketsSeether TicketsSeldom Scene Tickets
Senses Fail TicketsSerdar Somuncu TicketsSergio Dalma Tickets
Sgt Peppers TicketsShawn Colvin TicketsShawn Mullins Tickets
She Wants Revenge TicketsSheena Easton TicketsSheila E Tickets
Sheryl Crow TicketsShining TicketsShirley Caesar Tickets
Shooter Jennings TicketsShwayze TicketsSia Tickets
Sick Of It All TicketsSick Puppies TicketsSido Tickets
Sigur Ros TicketsSilly TicketsSilversun Pickups Tickets
Silvestre Dangond TicketsSimplified TicketsSimply Red Tickets
Sin Bandera TicketsSinbad TicketsSir Simon Rattle Tickets
Sister Sparrow TicketsSkid Row TicketsSkunk Anansie Tickets
Slayer TicketsSleep TicketsSlipknot Tickets
Sloan TicketsSnoop Dogg TicketsSoft Parade Tickets
Soilwork TicketsSommore TicketsSonata Arctica Tickets
Southside Johnny TicketsSpearhead TicketsSplintered Sunlight Tickets
Split Lip Rayfield TicketsSponge TicketsSportfreunde Stiller Tickets
Spyro Gyra TicketsSqueeze TicketsSquirrel Nut Zippers Tickets
Stacey Kent TicketsStadium of Fire TicketsStanfour Tickets
Stanley Clarke TicketsStatus Quo TicketsSteely Dan Tickets
Stephanie Miller TicketsStephanie Mills TicketsStephen Marley Tickets
Stephen Pearcy TicketsStereophonics TicketsSteve Byrne Tickets
Steve Earle TicketsSteve Lemme TicketsSteve Martin in Conversation with Andrew Hunter Tickets
Steve Moakler TicketsSteve O TicketsSteve Vai Tickets
Steve Winwood TicketsSteven Tyler TicketsSteven Wright Tickets
Stick Men TicketsStorm Large TicketsStranger Tickets
Strawberry Fields TicketsStreetlight Manifesto TicketsStrictly Sinatra Tickets
String Cheese Incident TicketsStryper TicketsSTS Tickets
Subdudes TicketsSublime with Rome TicketsSubsonica Tickets
Suede TicketsSufjan Stevens TicketsSugar Sammy French Speaking Performance Tickets
Sully Erna TicketsSummer Comedy Series TicketsSummer Doo Wop Tickets
Summer Jam TicketsSun Kil Moon TicketsSunday Gospel Brunch Tickets
Super Furry Animals TicketsSuper Top Dog TicketsSuperhero Homicide Tickets
Supertramp TicketsSuuns TicketsSuzanne Westenhoefer Tickets
Swans TicketsSwitchfoot Tickets


Taj Mahal Trio TicketsTake That TicketsTallest Man On Earth Tickets
Tame Impala TicketsTantric TicketsTarkan Tickets
Tarrus Riley TicketsTaste Of Chaos TicketsTaylor Hicks Tickets
Tears For Fears TicketsTech N9ne TicketsTed Nugent Tickets
Temper Trap TicketsTempest TicketsTerror Tickets
The Avengers Of Comedy TicketsThe Black Lips TicketsThe Chemical Brothers Tickets
The Comedy Get Down Tour TicketsThe Dolan Twins TicketsThe Ethnic Show Tickets
The Greatest Hits of All Time TicketsThe Killers TicketsThe Mike Bend Show Tickets
The Nasty Show TicketsThe Scintas TicketsThe Tenderloins Tickets
Third Eye Blind TicketsThis is Hardcore TicketsThousand Oaks Philharmonic Tickets
Three Days Grace TicketsThrice TicketsThriller Tickets
Thunder TicketsTi Lascio Una Canzone TicketsTi Tickets
Tiger Army TicketsTim Allen TicketsTim Hawkins Tickets
Tim Reynolds TicketsTina FayeThe Opera TicketsTitle Fight Tickets
Tobacco TicketsTodd Glass TicketsTodd Rundgren Tickets
Todrick Hall TicketsTollwood Festival TicketsTom Cochrane Tickets
Tom Dreesen TicketsTom Jones TicketsTom Segura Tickets
Tommy James TicketsTommy Tutone TicketsTomonori Jinnai Tickets
Tonic TicketsTony Awards TicketsTony Hinchcliffe Tickets
Tony Roberts TicketsToo Short TicketsTorsten Strater Tickets
Torsten Strter TicketsTotal Chaos TicketsTotally 80s Tickets
Toto TicketsTracy Morgan TicketsTrailer Park Boys Tickets
Train TicketsTrampled By Turtles TicketsTransmission Tickets
Travis TicketsTrevor Hall TicketsTrevor Noah Tickets
Tribute to Glenn Miller TicketsTrisha Yearwood TicketsTrivium Tickets
Trixter TicketsTrump TicketsTubes Tickets
Turandot TicketsTurbonegro TicketsTurning Point Tickets
Twenty One Pilots TicketsTwista TicketsTwo Door Cinema Club Tickets
Tye Tribbett Tickets

They say, “Laughter is the best medicine” which makes Comedy the most effective pill for any malady. If you are depressed, miserable, glum, tired, stressed or suffering from physical illness, then all you need to make yourselves healthy once again is Comedy tickets.

The concept of Comedy is as old as time. A person was born to smile, giggle, laugh, roll and shout with laughter. However, the art of comedy developed during the time of the ancient Greeks. It was a way of eliciting laughter from audiences. It took up the forms of political satire, farce and ribald parody. It was later known as Old Comedy and was epitomized by Aristophanes plays. Around the mid of 4 th Century BC, comedy took a more literary turn. It was more romantic and less satirical. It came to be known as New Comedy. Some of the most famous works of this genre belong to Menander. In the Middle Ages, it survived in the form of the Italian commedia dell’arte. It reached newer heights of popularity during the Renaissance period.

Romantic comedy, tragicomic and farcical plays written by Shakespeare and richly satirical dramas of Ben Johnson became the highlights of Elizabethan comedy. In the seventeenth century, the legendary playwright Moliere breathed new life into Comedy. It was followed by a resurgence of English comedy scene with the emergence of witty and sometimes licentious comedy of manners created by dramatists like Etherege, Congreve and Wycherley. In the eighteenth century, plays of Sheridan kept up the trend of witty and satirical character comedies. At the turn of the century, Oscar Wilde, George Bernard Shaw and Anton Chekhov became the forerunners of the genre with their comedies of manner, ideas and subtle humor.

With the invention of television, a whole new face of Comedy emerged in the twentieth century. Charlie Chaplin was considered the face of comedy in the form of mime. At the same time, theater adopted musical comedies. Comic operas of Sullivan, Kaufman, Moss Hart and W. S. Gilbert received a tremendous response from the audiences. During this time, another style of comedy was emerging and that was standup comedy. Though it can be traced back to the days of princely courts where courtiers and jesters used to entertain the guests, it received professional status after the World War II. War-weary people accepted comedy in any form and developed a new love for the art.

This is why Comedy is such an essential part of our entertainment these days. There are a great many talents in the field of standup comedy today such as Seinfeld, Aziz Ansari, Bill Cosby and Craig Ferguson. There are shows held where you may watch performances of many comedians on a single platform, for example, Clean Kings of Comedy, Capitol Steps and Winnipeg Comedy Festival-Friday Night Late Gala. Numerous comedy plays and musicals are also performed in theatres from time to time which keep the laughter going.

So get your Comedy tickets and fill this year with smiles and laughter!