Bringing you the latest from the Austin comedy scene including news, events and happenings.

Moontower Friday: Patton Oswalt and Jonathan Katz

11:58 pm Apr. 26, 2015

I didn’t have to go see Friday’s “Dr. Katz Live” at the Stateside Theatre, part of the 2015 Moontower Comedy and Oddity Festival. My colleague Omar Gallaga went on Thursday and did a great job

Moontower Comedy Festival salutes women with She Bang showcase

11:47 am Apr. 24, 2015

At Moontower Comedy Festival‘s all-women showcase, “Late Night with Seth Meyers” writer Michelle Wolf cut right to the point: Anticipating smooth sailing for presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton is an interesting thing to hold out for in a country where some dark, basement-dwelling corners riot over the very idea of an all-female “Ghostbusters” reboot.

The She Bang showcase at Speakeasy on Thursday night charted a nine-stop tour of all the different voices

Moontower Comedy Festival hits Austin this week

12:32 pm Apr. 14, 2015

Austin Java Parkway. “Sure Thing,” a weekly comedy show. 8 p.m. Saturday. Free. 1206 Parkway. 512-476-1829,

Cap City Comedy Club. Leanne Morgan, 8 and 10:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, $15- $21. Rachel Feinstein, 8 p.m.