Bridget Everett

  • Blogs

    November 5, 2014

    Left-Field PIcks at This Year's New York Comedy Festival

    It's a special edition of Cheap Laughs this week. The New York Comedy Festival has taken over town, rolling through our five boroughs (well, three) with the unstoppable force of a dangerously packed clown-car. Some of the talent on display are megastars already. We will not recommend buying a ticket ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 30, 2014

    How Some Illegal Taxi Drivers Are Fighting Back Against the Green Cab Program

    It was a busy night, two days before Christmas, and the streets of Bedford-Stuyvesant were packed with shoppers. So Emmanuel* was out later than usual. He had just picked up one last fare from his corner in Bed-Stuy, which was usually a safe zone, but moments later he was pulled over by a Ford Econo ... More >>

  • Theater

    September 24, 2014
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    September 17, 2014

    Cheap Laughs: The Best Indie Comedy in New York This Week, 9/17 - 9/23

    This week in Cheap Laughs, we have special ed improvs, sexual Mazel Tovs, a talent show, anniversary blow, liberal lions, albino sirens, and the powerful energy of Macaulay Culkin. Here's our rundown of the best in independently produced New York comedy this week.

  • Blogs

    September 9, 2014

    Alt-Cabaret Provocateur Bridget Everett Is the Most Exciting Performer in New York City

    Hit the track!" Bridget Everett growls as she lowers herself to the lip of the Joe's Pub stage, lifting the hem of her flowing silver gown to flash the sold-out crowd in time to the slinky r&b beat. "Short one, long one, doesn't matter/Just suck on that bean, watch it get fatter/You've had a bad d ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 7, 2014

    10 Things to Do for Less Than $10 in NYC This Weekend

    The countdown to spring (March 20, if you're keeping track) begins this weekend. Spring means love and better weather, and both are in the air. Here's how to celebrate them: Urban Park Rangers will host an evening of gazing at the stars with a "Night Sky" talk at Belvedere Castle, in Central Park. A ... More >>

  • News

    January 1, 2014
  • Voice Choices

    December 11, 2013


    Murray Hill hosts his annual swinging shindig

  • Blogs

    November 28, 2013

    Kathleen Hanna Isn't Done Yet

    The lead the singer for the bands Bikini Kill and Le Tigre left the stage for early retirement in 2005. This was after what would have already been a full career playing punk rock and electronic music, as well as promoting and participating in feminist activism--much of it through the riot grrrl mov ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 22, 2013

    10 Weekend Ideas Under $10: Renegade Craft Fair and CHERYL's Very Club Kid Sexxxy Thanksgiving

    Prepare for a full pre-Thanksgiving agenda this weekend as we help you sweat off the pounds (before you gain a couple next week) on the dance floor, and while you whiz through the shopping aisles. Pack some water. You're going to need it. Friday [Lit] Have a couple of shots tonight to honor come ... More >>

  • Columns

    May 22, 2013
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    May 13, 2013

    Bill de Blasio Met The Drag Queens Last Night

    Last night at the Cutting Room, Cynthia Nixon and Alan Cumming hosted a rousing event for mayoral wannabe Bill de Blasio, whose liberal stance and "We want our city back!" slogan have become pretty irresistible in the face of our Mary Poppins state. In fact, I appeared in a skit with Unitard's Nora ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 14, 2013

    Guess Who's Going To Play Fire Island This Summer?

    I'm hearing that stars who'll be gracing Cherry Grove's Ice Palace with performances this summer will include... Chita Rivera Margaret Cho John Waters

  • Voice Choices

    December 12, 2012


    Our Hit Parade says good-bye

  • Blogs

    June 19, 2012

    I Was The Tin Man Last Night

    Playwrights Horizons was filled to capacity for The Night of 1000 Judys, a combo concert/comedy show benefiting the Ali Forney Center. Host Justin Sayre--who's sort of Oscar Wilde meets Whoopi Goldberg--was hilarious, with his offhand monologues about the need for Judy Garland worship (and any othe ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 11, 2012

    Happy Birthday, Judy! Night of 1000 Judys' Final Cast List

    The late Judy Garland would have turned 90 yesterday, so Liza Minnelli sent out a message: "Today is a day for celebration. We celebrate the privilege of having had Mama touch all of our lives. She left us with so many feelings we never would have discovered about our self until she exquisitely tra ... More >>

  • Voice Choices

    May 23, 2012
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    December 14, 2011


    Let all the children boogie

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    December 7, 2011



  • Blogs

    November 10, 2011

    Murray Hill Lands A TV Show

    ​ Murray Hill, the hardest-working middle-aged man in showbiz, will finally be as famous in the U.K. as he is in HK! Murray has landed a segment called "That's Showbiz With Murray Hill" on Dirty Digest, the racy, dishy, funtastic show on E4, which premieres there tonight.

  • Blogs

    September 21, 2011

    Boy Culture Blogs My Book Party!

    Lisa Lampanelli, me, Countess LuAnn​Matthew Rettenmund did a kaleidoscopic Boyculture blog about my book party at Copacabana Monday night. He dove into the event so thoroughly, in fact, he chatted up people I didn't even know were there. Enjoy the linked spread he did, which includes these a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 20, 2011

    Photos From My Incredible Book Party!

    ​The Copacabana turned it out last night with food, booze, percussionists, and dancing Copa girls for the gala launch of my book, Fork on the Left, Knife in the Back, promoted by Chip Duckett. Countess LuAnn de Lesseps and Lisa Lampanelli cohosted and were pure delight, both taking the stage ... More >>

  • Columns

    December 15, 2010

    Black Swan Is "a Lezzie Wet Dream"!

    Friars do Quentin Tarantino to a turn; Miami's pretty hot, too

  • Voice Choices

    September 29, 2010
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    December 15, 2009


    Murray Hill . . . on ice!

  • Voice Choices

    December 8, 2009


    The OHP gang sings goodbye to the ’00s

  • Voice Choices

    December 1, 2009


    Celebrate the many faces of David Robert Jones

  • Voice Choices

    July 22, 2009


    Who cares if it's legal?

  • Voice Choices

    June 3, 2009


    Join the best frat in town

  • Voice Choices

    April 1, 2009
  • Voice Choices

    March 18, 2009


    International relations take a dive

  • Voice Choices

    February 11, 2009

    Best Oscar Party

    Murray Hill has the Academy to thank

  • Blogs

    January 29, 2009

    Tonight at Joe's Pub: Our Hit Parade

    I'm kind of obsessed with Kenny Mellman, Neal Medlyn, and Bridget Everett's blog, where the trio posts a reworked pop song every day. The best is "Medley Mondays," when they combine two songs with the same names, like the brilliant slow-dance mashup of "Rehab" (Rihanna and Winehouse), and an examina ... More >>

  • Voice Choices

    December 24, 2008
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    November 26, 2008
  • Voice Choices

    October 1, 2008


    Objectifying BK heartthrobs was never so fun

  • Blogs

    August 11, 2008

    Voice Choice: Stars in the Margin

    Martha Plimpton and Lucy Wainwright Roche both come from a just-left-of-center pedigree in their respective theater and music worlds, but if the lineup of special guests at their combined effort, Stars in the Margin, is any indication, their personal connections reach much farther than famous parent ... More >>

  • Voice Choices

    August 5, 2008


    Broadway’s Top Girl, a folk singer, and her folks

  • Voice Choices

    July 16, 2008


    Herb branches out

  • Voice Choices

    April 8, 2008
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    April 8, 2008


    The hysterical sex

  • Blogs

    February 1, 2008

    Sexercising a Tribute to Millie Jackson

    Kenny Mellman (of Kiki and Herb) and Bridget Everett join forces for an explosively bitchy cabaret act at Joe’s Pub entitled Sexercise Live! A Tribute to the Potty Mouthed and Profound Millie Jackson. Kenny Mellman chatted with the Voice about it. Village Voice: Whose idea was it to show love f ... More >>

  • Columns

    June 19, 2007

    Pre-Coital Clubbing

    At Lincoln Center, the ambiance of felching. Elsewhere, smoking gossip.

  • Theater

    February 6, 2007

    Buxom Buddy

    A fleshy revue that's overdone but rare

  • Columns

    January 9, 2007
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    July 11, 2006
  • Columns

    November 15, 2005