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Nealon gets back to standup roots

Kevin Nealon, an actor and comedian probably best known as a cast member on Saturday Night Live, and more recently the hit series Weeds, will be at the Helium Comedy Club on Sansom Street Aug. 4 to 6.


Actor/playwright Dubac asks: Can we all get along?

In a world populated by men and women from different planets — Mars, Venus, take your pick! — Robert Dubac has created a show that addresses those male/female issues in his one-man, multi-character play, The Male Intellect: An Oxymoron?, which is at the Act II Playhouse in Ambler through July 31.


‘Harry Potter’: A wonderful end to the spell

Muggles, grab your invisibility cloaks and your dark-rimmed, round spectacles and head to the theater.


Musical bliss

It’s time for WXPN’s annual XPoNential Music Festival, a mellow weekend of top-notch music by the lazy river.


‘Transformers: Dark of the Moon’

After the evisceration that Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen received by reviewers and audiences alike, it’s no surprise that the third installment steps up its game some. 


Performer Carolla survives the school of hard knocks

Adam Carolla spent many of his formative years with just one plan in mind for his future.


‘Horrible Bosses’: Whacking the boss can be fun

In one of the most popular disgruntled-office-worker movies, the guys only wanted to steal from the company as revenge. For the guys in Horrible Bosses, it’s so bad that they think murder is the only way out.


All about George

How comprehensive is the Washington exhibit at the National Constitution Center? Well, it even has his dentures.


Short is quite a character

As an avid fan of the TV medical show Quincy M.E., Martin Short thought he might like to become a doctor.


Colin Quinn performing at the Suzanne Roberts Theatre

Direct from its Broadway run, and starring Saturday Night Live and HBO writer-comedian Colin Quinn, Long Story Short: A One-Man Comedy Manifesto continues through July 10 at the Suzanne Roberts Theatre.