November 22, 2022

Trailblazing Comedian Karin Babbitt Returns

Ben Lomond funnywoman talks about coming back to comedy after hitting the glass ceiling
March 2, 2022

Mountain Community Theater’s ‘One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest’ to Open at Park Hall...

The theater company’s adaptation of the Ken Kesey classic has been on hold since 2020.
September 28, 2021

Santa Cruz’s Lara Love Hardin Used Writing and Comedy to get from the Depths...

In just under a decade, Lara Love Hardin—the COO and editorial director of small Santa Cruz publishing house Idea Architects—went from the depths of...
July 28, 2021

Comics Unite to Benefit NorCal Icon Will Durst

The pioneering Bay Area comic is rehabilitating after a stroke
June 14, 2021

Comedy Has Returned in Santa Cruz—Here’s Where to Find It

Weekly comedy shows finding a foothold as venues reopen
vegan comedy
June 8, 2021

Santa Cruz Comic DNA: Why So Many Comedians Are Going Vegan

Santa Cruz’s Vegan Comedy Show seemed niche—now it seems prescient
March 9, 2021

Understanding Complex Beat Figure Neal Cassady

"The Joan Anderson Letter" was considered a holy relic of the Beat Generation
December 29, 2020

Santa Cruz’s Comedy Guru Reflects on Closing His Comedy Lab

DNA’s Comedy Lab will carry on with weekly online shows and an outdoor comedy series for now