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Homecoming week without a comedian for the first time in seven years

October 28, 2016

For the first time since 2009, a comedian will not be performing during Homecoming thanks to a recent Program Board decision. Instead, t...

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December 11, 2015

Best Comedy Show HANNIBAL BURESS No joke — he won. Story by Alexandra Van Erven Hannibal Buress’ ability to earn laughs ultimately earned him the students’ vote for Best Comedy Show of 2015, with 73 per...

Hannibal Buress headlines the Homecoming Comedy Show on Oct. 26 in the Carole and Barry Kaye Performing Arts Auditorium. Mohammed F Emran | Asst. Creative Director

Hannibal Buress headlines Homecoming Comedy Show

October 27, 2015

Hannibal Buress kicked off the week by performing to hundreds of students at the Barry Kaye Auditorium Monday night for the annual Homecoming Comedy Show. Lines stretched out the door before showtime for Buress, who is known for his roles in “Neighbors,” “Broad City,” “The Eric Andre Show” and his self-titled show “Why? with Hannibal Buress.”

Hannibal Buress delivers his stand up act at the Knitting Factory in Brooklyn. Photo courtesy of Wikipedia

Comedy Central’s Hannibal Buress will make his FAU debut

October 21, 2015

Fans of stand-up comedy won’t want to miss out on a show from rising, stand-up comedian Hannibal Buress. Known for his show, “Why? with Hannibal Buress,” on Comedy Central, co-hosting “The Eric Andre Show,” roasting Justin Bieber and script-writing for the hit shows “Saturday Night Live” and “30 Rock,” Buress is earning his stripes in the world of comedy.