Margaret Cho gives it good at Humphreys
by Renee Westbrook
San Diego Local Music Examiner
Margaret Cho can’t help but be brutally honest. It’s her nature. But there’s something else about her the audience clung to Friday night at Humphreys Concerts by the Bay; something that keeps gay, straight, young and old people of all races coming back for more.
Whether Read More
Margaret Cho at the Grove of Anaheim Last Night
by Ali Lerman
The Hype: Gays and straights packed the house and laughed in perfect harmony last night at Margaret Cho’s “Cho Dependent” comedy show at the Grove of Anaheim. For a Thursday “school night” the size of the crowd was pretty impressive. Then again, this is fast talking dirty girl Margaret Read More
Margaret Cho takes to The Pearl (and DWTS) stages
By Don Chareunsy
Las Vegas Sun
There’s not a lot to say about a Margaret Cho standup show when the majority of the content focuses on male genitalia and fecal matter, clinical terms that aren’t used in Cho’s live show, and one works for a company in which profanity is verboten, except sparingly in Read More
Margaret Cho at Dodge Theatre: Crass Comedy for a Local Cause
by Niki D’Andrea
Phoenix New Times
Poop jokes will never get old, and they will never die. But they may never be more explosive and fresh than they were in the hands of comedian Margaret Cho, during her performance at Dodge Theatre on Saturday night.
But even better than the bowel howlers, the Read More
Margaret Cho’s focus on toilet parts radiantly funny
by Adrian Mack
The Vancouver Straight
Margaret Cho’s performance at the Queen Elizabeth Theatre on Saturday was so bracingly filthy that you wondered if people were cheering for the punch lines or the sheer nastiness of it all.
Either way, it was a good night for the veteran comedian, who’s been hitting the road to support Read More
Comedy review: Margaret Cho adds maturity — and musical comedy — to stand-up act in Portland
by Lee Williams
She may be making her first foray into musical comedy, but Margaret Cho already knows how to sell a song.
And launch a new tour.
Cho kicked off her latest national concert tour, “Cho Dependent,” to a nearly sold-out crowd at Arlene Schnitzer Read More
Margaret Cho Is Just Plain Awesome (She’s a Friggin’ Rockstar SuperHero Bitch* on New Album Cho Dependent)
The Huffington Post
by Holly Cara Price
Personally I love the whole record and foresee it living on my CD player for quite some time.
-Holly Cara Price, The Huffington Post
Margaret Cho gave me some of her time recently to discuss the August 24th release of Read More
Review of Margaret Cho’s Cho Dependent
by Sinister Girlz
Margaret Cho, “Cho Dependent” (August 24th)
When it was revealed late last year that Comedienne and actress Margaret Cho was set to release an album I, like I’m sure many, figured it’d feature her brilliant stand-up instead we get 13 fully produced musical tracks. “Cho Dependent” is filled with witty and funny lyrics as Read More
‘Drop Dead Diva’
Lifetime’s new comedy offers an interesting twist on the old dippy-meets-dumpy scenario.
By MARY McNAMARA, Television Critic
The press material for Lifetime’s new comedy “Drop Dead Diva” contains a lot of accolades from “women’s groups” in which terms like “role model” and “grab your girlfriends” appear with alarming frequency — as if the publicity department were bracing critics for a Read More
Chubby Legal Beagle, Meet Your Inner Skinny Siren
By ALESSANDRA STANLEY
Published: July 9, 2009
Someone heard the old line about a thin woman trapped in a fat woman’s body and took it literally. In “Drop Dead Diva,” a Lifetime series that begins on Sunday, an aspiring model and airhead named Deb (Brooke D’Orsay) dies in a car crash and is transported Read More