The Naughty & Nice Sides of the 2015 Wildwood Film Festival in Appleton

The Wildwood Film Festival in Appleton will mark its 14th year this month. If the festival were a human being – it would be smack-dab in the middle of puberty. Just like the mood swings of a budding adolescent – you can never be sure what to expect when you attend a screening of short […]

9 Comedy Movies with a Wisconsin Connection

There is plenty of comedy to be found in Wisconsin as well as in the lives of Wisconsinites. I’ve interviewed comedians who are from Wisconsin and always ask if there is a specific “Wisconsin-style sense of humor.” They almost always say “No, not really.” So perhaps we don’t have a particular style of funny – […]

Female Favre Fans Face Off in New Comedy Short

One of Hollywood’s biggest Packers fans is back with a new video that spoofs on the intense football rivalries of the NFC North. Catherine Urbanek first showed us what it’s like when a Green Bay Packers fan tries to date a Chicago Bears fan in Too Much Clay Matthews – part of her web series […]

Local Comedians Get Ready to Roast Santa Claus

There are some good things about being on Santa’s “Naughty List.” The biggest being – that you really have nothing to lose. That’s why a group of stand-up comics from Northeast Wisconsin are getting together for a Roast of Santa Claus at the Green Room Lounge in De Pere. From Dean Martin’s Friar’s Club roasts […]

10 Reasons Why Aaron Rodgers Should Host Saturday Night Live

We know Aaron Rodgers can perform on the football field. But how good would he be at performing in the most famous live show in television history? He can lead the Green Bay Packers in a comeback victory with less than a minute to play in the 4th quarter. But can he change costumes and […]

21 of the Best Wisconsin TV Shows & Characters

Most of the time – when you plop down on the couch and turn on the television – you’ll end up watching shows based in New York, Los Angeles or Chicago. Maybe the executives in Hollywood think that’s what Americans want to watch. Maybe the people creating those shows just lack creativity. But some of […]

14 Famous Filmmakers from Wisconsin

You may be surprised to learn that some of your favorite movies were made by filmmakers who come from Wisconsin. This list of groundbreaking movie-makers includes the men who made everything from untouchable classics and cult comedies to campy low-budget horror flicks. Grab some popcorn and check out the directors from America’s Dairyland.

Nine Can’t Miss Shows at The Meyer Theatre

Are you sick and tried of plopping yourself in front of the TV night after night or can’t remember the last time you and your spouse did something other than dinner for date night? If you said yes to either of these questions, it’s time to experience the grandeur of the Meyer Theatre.

The Cheeseball Comedy Tour Hits the Road with Jokes Just for Wisconsin

People from Wisconsin are pretty funny. At least we like to think that about ourselves. Our collective sense of humor is a healthy mix of sarcasm, goofiness and self deprecation with a splash of raunchy to spice things up. So when three comedy pros who all happen to be Fox Valley natives team up for […]