A special reception is planned for 6-9 p.m. Feb. 9 during 2nd Friday Norman Art Walk.
The finals begin 8 p.m. Saturday at ACM@UCO Performance Lab.
The Oklahoma City-based comedian and musician died after suffering a wrestling injury in late August.
League host Josh Lathe said the show is establishing a new, regular time on the second Thursday of each month.
Buchholtz is also known as a Sunday radio personality on 100.5 KATT FM and as a co-founder of OKC Comedy.
Jim Norton is known as a co-host on Sirius XM Radio’s Opie with Jim Norton and for occasional appearances on the FX series Louie.
Few comedians are as respected and admired by their peers as Tig Notaro, who will perform her unique blend of humor Saturday.
Smith is a burly, bearded dude (balding, too). In many ways, he resembles a disheveled Chris Pratt (TV’s Parks & Recreation). His appearance is important, but it’s not because his unique brand of comedy is in any way physical. Rather, it’s important because Smith’s tactics are largely of a self-deprecating nature. And what’s funnier than…
It started when Ryan Drake, who runs the podcast with Allan Pellegrin, mentioned Coyne in a tweet. “I think it was around the time he joined Twitter,” Drake said. “I don’t think he knew how to use Twitter, and he accidentally followed me because I said something about him.” Several tweet conversations later, Coyne agreed…