For the second year in a row, Side Splitters has been voted the Best Comedy Club!

side splitters second year in a row

Thank you to everyone who voted for Side Splitters Comedy Club! We are delighted to be recognized as the “Best Comedy Club” by Creative Loafing magazine. From top national talent representing some of the best in comedy,  to an award-winning open mic night showcasing local comedians–there’s something here for everyone at Side Splitters! Side Splitters Comedy […]

Types of Comedy: Explained

What is comedy? This is a question many people asked over the years. The answer, however, is not so simple. Comedy can be defined in many ways, and there are many different types of comedy. In this blog post, we will explore the different types of comedy and discuss what makes them unique. We will […]

10 Famous Comedians Who Are From Florida

Famous Comedians From Florida   Comedy in Florida has a long and storied history. Some of the earliest comedians date back to the vaudeville era, when troupes would travel from town to town entertaining audiences with a variety of skits and songs. Florida has also been home to some of the most famous comedians of all […]

Side Splitters Comedy Club is happy to celebrate 30 years in Tampa Bay!

In order to celebrate their 30th anniversary, Side Splitters Comedy Club will be hosting an open mic to show off local talent. If you’re looking for a good laugh, this is the perfect event for you! You’ll get to see some of Tampa Bay’s best comedians perform. Come celebrate with Side Splitters Comedy Club in […]

Tragicomedy: The Genre of Dark Laughter

What is tragicomedy? The answer to that question can be difficult to nail down, as tragicomedy is a genre that is often hard to define. Generally speaking, tragicomedy is a type of drama that combines elements of both comedy and tragedy. This unique blend of genres can result in some truly dark laughter, as the […]

The Best of Side Splitters: A Collection of Our Favorite Jokes

If you’re in need of a good laugh, look no further than this post. We’ve collected some of our favorite jokes, each guaranteed to make you smile (or even better, laugh out loud). Whether you’re in the mood for a cheesy one-liner or a hilarious story, we’ve got you covered. So go ahead and enjoy […]

Comedy Fails: Why Jokes Fail and How to Prevent It

Comedy fails. It’s a topic that no one really wants to talk about, but it’s something that every comedian has experienced at some point in their career. In fact, comedy is such a difficult genre to master that most comedians will never make it big. So what causes comedy fails? And more importantly, how can […]

Why We Use Dark Humor: The Psychology of Comedy

Dark humor is one of the most controversial topics in comedy. Many people argue that dark humor should not be used because it is offensive and inappropriate. However, those who use dark humor argue that it is a way of dealing with difficult subjects that are often taboo. In this blog post, we will explore […]