Question:

If it permissible to watch live stand-up comedy during year of mourning for a parent?

Answer:

In general this would be included in the prohibition not to do things of simcha during the year of mourning. However if there is a special need then it has to be addressed each instance for itself.

Sources:

Y:D 391-1

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