Blacktop Comedy

Roseville’s funny little secret

Sitting outside Shady Coffee and Tea, in Roseville, is Andrew Ouellette. A bearded, stocky man, he sips his coffee slowly as a I walk up and join him, coffee firmly in my hand ...

Roseville comedians show they care

Blacktop Comedy will host a fundraiser at 8 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 8, to support the Odell family of Roseville. Wife and mother of two Kris Odell was diagnosed with cancer this year, an ...

Roseville teen’s horror movie hits the big screen

As soon as high school midterms are over for freshman John Capizzano IV, he won’t be able to breathe a sigh of relief. Instead, this 14-year-old Roseville resident will be p ...

Journey to the ‘Milky Way’

You may not even know it — that is, if it’s done well — but improvisation is prevalent in American movies and television shows. “Casablanca’s” ...

Blacktop Comedy's goal: Make 'em laugh

Paul Burke had one goal to achieve when he conceived of the idea for his Roseville business. He wanted to make people laugh. And the 40 plus people who packed into Blacktop Comed ...

Madden NFL scores in Roseville

It’s truly an unstoppable force, a marvel in the world of electronics, advertising, business and software.Its familiar brand has become a national icon and dominated its mark ...

Madden 12 video tournament Sept. 10 in Roseville

A Madden 12 video game tournament will be held from 1-4 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 10, at Blacktop Comedy in Roseville.Paul Burke, owner/operator of the new theater that specializes in i ...

New theater brings improv comedy to Roseville

A guy walks into a bar… You might recognize this phrase as the beginning of what usually turns out to be an uninspiring joke that, if the teller is lucky, might earn a chuckle o ...