Long Center for the Performing Arts
"...The Austin Towers showcase helped close this year’s Moontower Comedy Festival. The lineup featured many of Austin’s comedy darlings, like Maggie Maye, Amber Bixby, Brently Heilbron, and Vanessa Gonzalez..."
"...2. Maggie Maye Maggie Maye's refreshing style of humor is both charming and intelligent..."
"...Make It Work Maggie Maye Comedian Featured on Conan, Gotham Comedy Live, Moontower Comedy Fest, SF Sketchfest Dozen Babes Fest, Tuesday, March 15, at Salvage Vanguard Theater Slay showcase Friday, March 18, at the New Movement..."
"...Sure, the two women instigating this event, Kerri Lendo and Maggie Maye, are stand-up comedians who are used to making audiences laugh. And, yes, there will be comedic bits from them and other general shenanigans as part of the spectacle. "Yeah, we're gonna do some sketches and stuff, and some dance numbers of our own, between the competitions," says Lendo..."
"...In introducing Saturday night’s She Bang, the Emmy-award winning writer for The Simpsons and stand-up comedian introduced a few of Texas’ finest rising comedians, including Austinite Maggie Maye, new SNL regular Noël Wells, and Cristela Alonzo, who’s appeared on Conan, The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson, and Last Comic Standing. Beth Stelling, who’s been on Chris Hardwick’s show, @midnight and Conan, and Laurie Kilmartin, currently a writer for Conan, also performed..."
"...The whip will be absent Wednesday night, but a strong bill of local comics will do their best to live up to the Shondee Superstar standard. Matt Bearden, the FPIA 2002, a regular on KLBJ's morning show, and host of the regular super-showcase Punch, will emcee the evening, which includes sets from: • Chronicle cover boy and @midnight contestant Chris Cubas • Baskets co-star and FPIA 2000 Martha Kelly • Austin Chronicle's Best of Austin: Best Stand-Up Comic, 2016 Maggie Maye • Funniest Person in Austin 2017 Enzo Priesnitz..."
"...Brenner: So, when you were holding auditions, did you go to Maggie Maye or did Maggie Maye come to you?..."
"...AC: Austin is moving the direction of Nashville, where things that were once culturally cool and exciting are being over-celebrated and gentrified. As a result, some people who once defined an "alternative" scene here, like Maggie Maye or Martha Kelly, are moving toward the comedic center..."
"..."Because our secret weapon is the comedy scene here – and I fully plan to exploit the shit out of it. Not really, not exploit, but, already, we've had Maggie Maye, we've had Ralphie Hardesty, we've had the Master Pancake guys..."
"...From those, the dirty dozen has emerged: 12 comics who will go punch-line to punch-line in the final bid for the title of the 28th Funniest Person in Austin. In alphabetical order, they are: Amber Bixby, Mac Blake, Duncan Carson, Ryan Cownie, Chris Cubas, Cody Hustak, Bob Khosravi, Maggie Maye, Luke McClory, David McQuary, Derek Phelps, and Chance Royce...."
"...Maggie Maye (Austin)..."
"...The sets were replete with the usual dating stories, my-second-job-is-being-the-only-black-Disney-princess stories, and stories about squeegeeing the shower in the nude. Local favorites Maggie Maye and Maggie MacDonald disarmed, as always, with charm, and Helen Hong's barrage of ethnic humor reminded us that women are not the only underrepresented minorities in comedy..."
"...7:45pm Triple Threat Maggie Maye, Morgan Murphy, Mo Mandel, Pat Hazell. Velveeta Room, 521 E..."
"...Crowned onstage at Cap City Comedy Club, the snazzy venue that originated and has produced the FPIA over its many years, that (literal) crown & its accompanying cape passed on by the ever-delightful Maggie Maye – in lieu of being handed over by Lashonda Lester, the recently departed & deeply missed queen of this scene, who would’ve loved seeing her friends’ talent on brightest display here and, ah … goddammit, where were we?..."
"...In their fourth year, the ACA Honors go out to Janet Seibert, the tireless advocate for creative programs in the city's Cultural Arts Division; Lisa Byrd, past director of the African American Cultural Heritage District and of Dance Umbrella; Dewy Brooks, longtime ACA board member and co-founder of ProArts Collective; Bruce Willenzik, the engine behind the Armadillo Christmas Bazaar and the oldest living Arts Commissioner (wink); and groundbreaking (and currently homeless) stage company Salvage Vanguard Theater. As I think you'll agree, there's a lot there to honor. As if that weren't enough, the program promises a bounty of entertainment from One Ounce Opera, comedian Maggie Maye, DJ Orion, Matt Armbruster of Tetractys performing a work for solo cello by Yevgeniy Sharlat, and house band the Invincible Czars, and ACA Director John Riedie (also the emcee for the evening) has been teasing a major announcement that will "impact the community conversation about the decline in affordable space and displacement of arts organizations in Austin."..."
"...Almost all of the action is on the Globe stage, as detailed below, but night owls should make note of the Late Knight Comedy Club on the Camping Only stage, featuring headliners and some special local acts. (Fri., 12:30-1am: Todd Barry, Fri., 1-1:30am: Johnny Pemberton, Fri., 1:30-2am: Sandbox with Rob Gagnon; Sat., 12:30-2am: Tim Heidecker, Joe Mande; Sun., 12:30-2am: Ever Mainard, Maggie Maye)..."
"...Maggie Maye, comedian: If the god in question encourages you to be hateful or hurtful to others, it’s the wrong one. Your God should motivate you toward love and kindness for humanity, and being the best version of yourself...."
"...Other weekly improv shows include the women of Loverboy (Wednesdays), the bad boys of Bad Boys (Fridays), Movie Riot (Fridays), Midnight Society (Saturdays), Stool Pigeon (Sundays), and the show adored by kids and dogs, What's the Story, Steve? (Saturdays). Stand-up also represents regularly with Live at ColdTowne (Fridays) and the open mic Shtick, hosted by Maggie Maye (Mondays)...."
"...Lashonda Lester. Maggie Maye..."
"...It runs Saturdays at 8:30pm, from February 13 to March 26. It’s directed by Netscher and Darbonne, and features Abby Lincoln, Javier Ungo, Kenah Benefield, Kim Tran, Laura de la Fuente, Maggie Maye, Ronnita Laniere Miller, Sanjay Rao, Tauri Laws-Phillips, Lilli Lopez, Linzy Beltran, Nat Miller, and Will Cleveland...."