black comedy

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Related to black comedy: dark comedy, black humor, black humour
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: comedy - comedy that uses black humor
comedy - light and humorous drama with a happy ending
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The Replacement by Scott Marshall is a black comedy which appears to be set in a doctor's surgery.Very quickly, the doctor and patient seem to swap identities.
Kirk Players has announced open auditions for the final main stage show of its 53rd season, "A Night of One Acts." The one acts -- "Black Comedy" by Peter Shaffer and "The Actor's Nightmare" by Christopher Durang, a pair of brilliantly written comedies enriched with farcical humor and technical wizardry -- will open on the Mundelein High Theatre stage at 7:30 p.m.
6 Reece Shearsmith and Steve Pemberton write and star in which black comedy series with a different story each episode?
Yoo's latest show "B's Joke," second after his previous standup comedy show "Black Comedy" in August last year, has attracted some 4,000 people in three days.
28 (ANI): The second song 'Kaala Doreya' from Saif Ali Khan's upcoming black comedy film 'Kaalakaandi' is out!
Summary: Black comedy set in the 1970s runs between May 10-13 at the Junction
The filmmaker, who dropped out of high school insisting he could learn more on his own, won Oscars for the black comedy western "Django Unchained" in 2013 and the black comedy crime film "Pulp Fiction" in 1995.
He's joined by Jamaicanborn Prince Harry, aka White Yardie, Thanyia Moore - 2013 Best Female Newcomer at the Black Comedy Awards - and Will-E.
As it opens, London, and several other major cities , are all about to be destroyed by a nuclear attack, but far from being a When The Wind Blows stylecatastrophe, it's the starting point for some wonderfully black comedy.
SOUL singer Joss Stone has said she reacted to a shocking plot to kill her by thinking of it as a "random black comedy".
A Day in the Death of Joe Egg is a fast-paced black comedy that portrays the love and pain, anger and strain of a young couple raising a disabled child and is widely regarded as one of the great plays of the modern era.