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Steve Martin, Martin Short: Two wild and crazy guys at Broward Center

Steve Martin, Martin Short: Two wild and crazy guys at Broward Center

Now in its fifth decade of late-night laughs, “Saturday Night Live” became must-see TV in its early years thanks in part to regular appearances by comedian Steve Martin, whose oddball, banjo-aided improvisation was a ratings magnet. When the popularity of the show was threatened by the departure of standup star Eddie Murphy in the mid-1980s, “SNL” didn’t miss a beat thanks to the rubber-faced impressions of a new arrival, “SCTV” writer and actor Martin Short.

More than 30 years after they appeared in the 1986 big-screen comedy “Three Amigos,” the two performers are on the road in a freewheeling performance of music and comedy titled “Steve Martin and Martin Short in an Evening You...

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