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April 23, 2019   |   Ithaca, NY

Review: “The Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt” conquers final season

By | Feb 5, 2019

“Females are strong as hell!” Tina Fey’s ridiculous yet poignant Netflix series, “The Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt,” asserts in its catchy title-sequence song.

Students to create first ICTV musical show

By | Jan 29, 2019

Comedic writing, combined with relatable content, adds a lighthearted tone to ICTV’s first musical TV show, “Subject to Change,” which will tackle issues relevant to the daily lives of college students.

Review: Netflix shows the humor in aging and highlights friendship

By | Jan 20, 2019

Netflix is off to a wonderful start to 2019 with new hard-hitting comedy, “The Last Laugh.”
The movie is a coming-of-age story about a manager and a comic, both of whom are hoping for a major career revival.

Review: “Sex Education” gets real about sex

By | Jan 20, 2019

British Netflix series “Sex Education” portrays many aspects of teenagehood unrealistically. However, unlike many other plots about teens, it succeeds in its honest, realistic depictions of sex.

Review: Jonah Hill depicts brutally honest adolescence

By | Nov 4, 2018

The film follows Stevie’s journey through the height of adolescence, his experiences stemming from his wish to be as “cool” as his brother.

Review: ‘Big Mouth’ continues to capture awkward adolescence

By | Oct 28, 2018

The show’s raw and reeling characters, comedy and conflicts create vehicles for real social change and education.

Students gain confidence through stand up and sketch comedy

By | Oct 9, 2018

“It’s a social club where you meet people and friends,” Coates said. “Professionally, it’s a big confidence booster.”

Review: ‘Love, Gilda’ captures comedian’s life and laughs

By | Sep 30, 2018

D’Apolito cleverly intercuts Radner’s childhood photos and videos with celebrity readings of diary entries, showing Radner’s impact on comedians today.

Comedy tour encourages college voter registration

By | Sep 10, 2018

Just two months before midterm elections, students gathered for a night of stand-up comedy — and voter registration — led by Mike Birbiglia.

Review: Perverse puppet cop comedy disappoints

By | Sep 3, 2018

If anything, “The Happytime Murders” proves that Hollywood can’t slap an R-rating onto a nostalgic property and expect it to work.

Joel McHale wraps up Ithaca Today with comedy act

By | Apr 16, 2018

Joel McHale’s performance drew a crowd of several hundred people. The show was the final event of Ithaca Today, a weekend of events for accepted students.

Review: ‘Flower’ relies on caricatures of female characters

By | Apr 10, 2018

The true problem with “Flower” is that it is a female-led film by male writers who have no real insight on the topics they are attempting to tackle.