Items Tagged with 'LaughFest'


LaughFest reveals lineup

November 16, 2017
Gilda’s LaughFest has announced the comedians who will headline its next “festival of laughter.” Read More

Comedian Pete Holmes stresses networking

LaughFest performer offers advice for those looking to try stand-up comedy.

March 17, 2017
Comedian Pete Holmes was in Grand Rapids for LaughFest this weekend, so the Business Journal caught up with the star and creator of the new HBO show “Crashing.” Read More

Inside Track: Giving people a reason to smile

Growing up, LaughFest Director Joanne Roehm knew she was destined for a leadership position in the arts.

March 10, 2017
As she discusses Gilda’s LaughFest, Joanne Roehm adopts a serious tone. Read More

LaughFest kicking off with mannequin challenge

March 8, 2017
The city’s 10-day festival of comedy plans to do a mannequin challenge at its Community Kickoff event tomorrow. Read More

LaughFest partners with hard cider maker on 'official beverage'

March 1, 2017
A local cider maker has blended up a special beverage for the city’s 10-day comedy festival. Read More

LaughFest mixing health and humor

February 22, 2017
A local 10-day comedy festival is producing a slew of events tied together by the theme “For the Health of It.” Read More

LaughFest calls for volunteers

January 27, 2017
The city’s 10-day festival of comedy needs some help getting the event off the ground. Read More

LaughFest names headliner for Signature Event

January 12, 2017
A local comedy festival’s Signature Event fundraiser will be headlined by a long-time producer, talent judge, game show host, talk show host and comedian. Read More

LaughFest announces second round of shows

December 15, 2016
A local comedy festival has announced the addition of four more performers to its lineup. Read More

LaughFest announces first round of shows

December 7, 2016
A local comedy festival has announced the first round of performers and shows for its seventh-annual event. Read More