Jul 31

Six Degrees: July 2015 Catch Up

Six Degrees of Stephen Colbert Welcome to the ‘Six Degrees Catch Up Edition’ featuring all the latest happenings and goings on in the world of ‘Daily Show’ and ‘Colbert Report’ staff and ‘Friends of the Show’.


In this month’s catch we have interviews with Amy Sedaris and Frank Lesser, casting news for John Oliver, new humour pieces from Frank Lesser and Michael Brumm, David Sedaris is back on BBC Radio, and Daniel Kibblesmith is co-writing a new comic book.

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Jul 06

Six Degrees: June 2015 Catch Up

Six Degrees of Stephen Colbert Welcome to the ‘Six Degrees Catch Up Edition’ featuring all the latest happenings and goings on in the world of ‘Daily Show’ and ‘Colbert Report’ staff and ‘Friends of the Show’.


In this month’s catch we have interviews with Frank Lesser, Peter Gwinn, Cullen Crawford, David Sedaris, Jessica Williams and Samantha Bee, new books from Father James Martin and Jimmy Fallon, and Jon Batiste & Stay Human are gearing up perform at MOMA Nights.

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Jun 02

Six Degrees: May 2015 Catch Up

Six Degrees of Stephen Colbert Welcome to the ‘Six Degrees Catch Up Edition’ featuring all the latest happenings and goings on in the world of ‘Daily Show’ and ‘Colbert Report’ staff and ‘Friends of the Show’.


In this month’s catch up we have interviews with Amy Sedaris, David Sedaris guest hosts ‘Selected Shorts’, Peter Gwinn has written a new article, Samantha Bee and Conan O’Brien have new shows headed to TBS, and the Montclair Film Festival gets a new permanent home.

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May 01

Six Degrees: April 2015 Catch Up

Six Degrees of Stephen Colbert Welcome to the ‘Six Degrees Catch Up Edition’ featuring all the latest happenings and goings on in the world of ‘Daily Show’ and ‘Colbert Report’ staff and ‘Friends of the Show’.


In this month’s catch up Amy Sedaris makes her final appearance on the ‘Late Show’, Bassem Youssef embarks on a new project to help aspiring Arab talent, Neil deGrasse Tyson talks about his new talk show on Nat Geo, Samantha Bee farewells ‘The Daily Show’, Tracey Stewart adds author to her resume, and John Oliver is bringing his stand up show Down Under.

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Apr 17

Writing for Late Night TV with Opus Moreschi

Six Degrees of Stephen Colbert Writing for Late Night TV, with Opus Moreschi
Opus Moreschi will tell you everything you need to know about late night comedy writing, including monologue, desk bits, remotes, and how to craft the finest writing sample. He is capable of teaching a tin can to be funny, and you will walk away from this workshop with seventeen Emmys. (This workshop description is non-legally binding)

Date: Saturday, April 25, 2015 from 1:00 – 2:30 PM
Location: ImprovBoston, 40 Prospect Street, Cambridge, MA
Tickets: $35

Apr 14

Not Suitable For Television: An Evening of Material Rejected from TV featuring Opus Moreschi

Six Degrees of Stephen Colbert Not Suitable For Television: An Evening of Material Rejected from TV
“An evening of material rejected from TV. Featuring jokes that didn’t make it past censors, sketches cut for time, pitches gone awry and just some really, really bad ideas. Curated by Aaron Glaser.”

Featuring: The Lucas Brothers, Seaton Smith, Jared Logan, Opus Moreschi, J.R. Havlan, Mike Recine, Nick Rutherford, and more!
Date: Wednesday, April 15, 2015
Location: Littlefield, 622 Degraw St., Brooklyn, New York
Doors: 7:30 pm / Show: 8:00 pm
Tickets: $5.00 – $8.00

(Thank you to Sharilyn for the Tip!)

Apr 10

Six Degrees: March 2015 Catch Up

Six Degrees of Stephen Colbert Welcome to the ‘Six Degrees Catch Up Edition’ featuring all the latest happenings and goings on in the world of ‘Daily Show’ and ‘Colbert Report’ staff and ‘Friends of the Show’.


In this month’s catch up we have interviews with Amy Sedaris, Paul Dinello, Kevin Bartini, Meredith Scardino and Aasif Mandvi, new projects from David Javerbaum and Samantha Bee, a ‘Goodfellas’ panel hosted by Jon Stewart, more honours for Neil deGrasse Tyson and a clip from the Second City archives featuring Steve Carell and Stephen Colbert.

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Mar 02

Six Degrees – February 2015 Catch Up

Six Degrees of Stephen Colbert Welcome to the ‘Six Degrees Catch Up Edition’ featuring all the latest happenings and goings on in the world of ‘Daily Show’ and ‘Colbert Report’ staff and ‘Friends of the Show’.


In this month’s catch up we have a new comedy album from Paul Mecurio, interviews with Michael Brumm, Steve Carell and Conan O’Brien, Jimmy Fallon has a new ice cream flavour, the Second City shares a clip from Steve Carell’s graduation, and Conan goes to Cuba!

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