Monthly Archives: June 2012

Nora Ephron Quotes

Nora Eprhon (May 19, 1941- June 26, 2012) was a prolific writer who is best know for  her romantic  comedies, “When Harry Met Sally”, “Sleepless in Seattle” and “You’ve Got Mail”. Here are a few of my favorite Nora Ephron … Continue reading

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Lindsey Barrow: Head Explodes But The Show Must Go On.

What does one do with a double major in Anthropology and Psychology from the University of Missouri? Moves to LA to study comedy! At least that’s what Lindsey Barrow did. Lindsey will be coming to NYC this weekend to perform … Continue reading

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Mel Cowan, Laughable & Lovable, Comes to Del Close Marathon

Mirth in a Box has always been a fan of Mel Cowan and we’re glad to be able to interview this stellar talent from the west coast. Mel will be performing at the 14th Annual Del CloseMarathon in NYC. The … Continue reading

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Deborah Tarica Flies from LA to NYC for Comedyfest…and, Boy, are Her Arms Tired!

Deborah Tarica made her first stage appearance in third grade, got booed off stage (we made that up) and waited years before venturing in front of a crowd again. Improv is more to her liking than grammar school drama. Phew! Deborah … Continue reading

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Fruit and Vegetable Jokes

For your groaning pleasure, Mirth in a Box has harvested some of the finest fruit and vegetable jokes from the world wide web. Why do melons have fancy weddings?Because they cantalope. Why do potatoes make good detectives? Because they keep … Continue reading

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Casey Feigh Comes to Del Close Marathon: Caffeinated Comedy

Casey Feigh?  Just who is Casey Feigh?  Well if you don’t know, read on (OK, read anyway).  Casey will be performing many, many times with 7 different groups at the 14th Annual Del Close Marathon in NYC next weekend (June … Continue reading

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Steve Szlaga Comes to Del Close: Hot Hot Hot Comic Talent!

Mirth in a Box is pleased to interview another young LA improver, Steve Szlaga. Steve will be performing at the 14th Annual Del Close Marathon in NYC next weekend. This 3 day celebration of long form comedy improv runs June … Continue reading

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Troll Sighting Near Burr Homestead

Fairfield, CT According to a friend of a friend, a small, naked troll was seen strolling past the Burr Homestead late Friday night. A passerby chased the troll in to some shrubbery and quickly phoned her best friend. News of … Continue reading

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Scott Neiman: His Humor will Grow on You!

Sorry, Scott but lettuce tell everyone that you have degrees in both Environmental Horticulture and Landscape Architecture. Weed love to talk plants with you but we’re plum out of thyme. Look for Scott Neiman at the 14th Annual Del Close … Continue reading

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Wayland McQueen Coming to Del Close Marathon: Extreme Improv

Good grief! A genuine Midwesterner! Mirth in a Box is excited to get to know the  talented Wayland McQueen. You’ll be able to see him perform long form improv comedy several times during the 14th Annual Del Close Marathon in … Continue reading

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