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A Message From Tawny + the Board of Directors

A Message From Tawny Hi Everyone, I have some big and exciting news to share! Over the past few weeks my Instagram account has been growing exponentially, which has led to me booking work with dream clients and my entertainment career taking off in a completely unexpected and amazing way. Due to non-disclosure agreements, I […]

We’re looking for volunteers!

Learn more and apply to be a mentor here Learn more and apply to facilitate a support group here Leave a testimonial about how Death is Hilarious has helped you here Want to get involved with the podcast? Want to help out but not sure how? Email contact@deathishilarious.com, we’d love to hear from you! If […]

Interview with comedian + voice actor Andrea Entz

I recently spoke with Andrea Entz, a fellow voice actor and one of my favorite comedians who also makes jokes about their dead loved ones. Andrea was kind enough to perform her grief set at our first comedy festival we hosted to raise money for the foundation and I was delighted to have her on […]

The Death Deck: interview with creator Lori LoCicero

I recently spoke with Lori LoCicero for the podcast, the creator of the Death Deck, a lively party game that allows you to explore a topic we’re all obsessed with but often afraid to discuss. In this episode, we talk about using humor to cope, what inspired her to create the game, and play a […]

Dear Katie: Ask a Grief Therapist – new episodes every Tuesday!

Every Tuesday at 9 am pacific/noon eastern, I chat with Katie Zicarelli, one of the support group facilitators at Death is Hilarious Grief Relief Foundation who also happens to be a licensed grief therapist AND a widow. Join us on Instagram Live where we answer your questions and talk about hot topics in the grief […]

Comedy show, volunteer opportunities, support groups, + podcast episodes

If you have applied for our mentorship programs, peer to peer group facilitation, subscribed to our email list, or have been waiting to hear back from us on any other matter, be sure to check your spam folder and add contact@deathishilarious.com to your contacts! Support Groups We currently have support groups available on Sunday, Monday, […]

Sorry For My Loss – a comedy show for a cause!

Tawny Platis explains how making jokes about finding her husband dead in their kitchen kept her from ending her own life, how hilarious living with PTSD can be, and dating as a 28-year-old widow in her 30 minute comedy special Sorry For My Loss. Be sure to stick around after the show to chat and share a […]

Dating with Grief – new episodes every Monday!

Join Brad the WidDad and your Trashy Widowed Auntie live every Monday at 4pm pst/7pm est for a discussion about dating while grieving. And if you can’t make the live broadcast, you can listen to the recorded chat on our podcast Tuesday! Submit your questions for Brad and Tawny by filling out this form or […]

interview with clinical psychologist and author Sherry Walling

This week I spoke with author and clinical Psychologist Sherry Walling about her circus show in honor of Mental Health Awareness Month and her upcoming book Touching Two Worlds. “Circus may seem like an odd choice for a topic as serious as grief; however, circus arts, much like dance, can be used to express nuanced […]

interview with comedian + content creator Steven Ho

This week I spoke with Steven Ho (@steveioe), a first generation Vietnamese-American who started sharing comedic yet brutally honest ER skits online, eventually becoming known as “that ER guy” and launching his own brand tied to that sentiment – MuFKR. Now, with over 13 million followers across TikTok, YouTube and Instagram, Steven creates funny, real, […]


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