# The Circus

Humor for those requiring humor. From humorists.

Piece by Piece: Dan Pearlman on How "Flatbush Misdemeanors" Landed at Showtime

Piece by Piece: Dan Pearlman on How "Flatbush Misdemeanors" Landed at Showtime

“All we really have is what we make and put out. And that’s the only stuff I enjoy doing.”

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4 min read

The Oceanographer and the Heroin Addict

The Oceanographer and the Heroin Addict

I just want­ed to write about a chick who’s into the ocean, then I men­tioned hero­in, and you judged me, and I went on an apolo­getic at­tempt that be­came in­fest­ed with pol­i­tics, doubt, and a lack of cre­ative juice.

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4 min read

Wayne Federman: Jack of Several Trades

Wayne Federman: Jack of Several Trades

Well, that’s the most difficult part of the story to address. There was something so dehumanizing about the whole enterprise.

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5 min read

Alex Hooper: Going Big and Unbalanced

Alex Hooper: Going Big and Unbalanced

I have no reason to be scared of anything, ever. 2018 could have been a death punch to me as a comedian. That kind of beating is almost unheard of as a stand-up comic. But I proved to myself that I can rise up to the biggest occasions.

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7 min read

The High of Stand-up

The High of Stand-up

With stand-up, it's one of the purest forms of art. It's just you, on a stage, and you better make the crowd laugh.

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5 min read

Squirrels are Not What They Seem

Squirrels are Not What They Seem

I asked if they would show me that this was in­deed real by do­ing a chore­o­graphed dance of some sort. Im­me­di­ate­ly, I was treat­ed to an in­cred­i­ble version of the Broad­way Hit Chica­go. The play was nev­er crisper or tighter or more brazen.

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5 min read

Why St. Patrick’s Day Partying is Amateur Night

Why St. Patrick’s Day Partying is Amateur Night

I’m not necessarily interested in partying with people who are only doing it out of obligation or cause “it’s the thing to do.” I want people who are committed. Don’t show up to the Super Bowl asking “Who’s playing?”, or “What’s this about again?”

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8 min read
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