September 21, 2017

Def Comedy Jam 25 Trailer Teases Heavyweights Chappelle, Cedric, Martin, Tracy, Hughley and More

Def Comedy Jam is back for a 25th year anniversary celebration featuring some serious starpower- the kind it seems that only Netflix can pull together these […]
August 25, 2017

‘Def Comedy Jam’ 25th Anniversary Show Coming to Netflix This Fall

  This year marks the 25th anniversary of the legendary stand-up showcase Def Comedy Jam, and the folks behind it are teaming up with Netflix to […]
June 25, 2016

Live Nation Opening Comedy Club In Philadelphia

Great news for Philadelphia comedy fans: Fishtown, the city’s burgeoning hub of arts, food and culture, has just added a brand new comedy club to its ranks. Punchline Philly, located off of Canal Street near Delaware Avenue, is the first new comedy club to open up in the city in a decade.
June 23, 2016

Chicago’s Only Black Owned Comedy Club Closing Its Doors

Chicago Institution Jokes and Notes Closes This Weekend The Chicago Sun Times is reporting that Chicago is losing an important part of its comedy landscape. Legendary […]
December 14, 2015

Tracy Morgan on Stage, Aida Rodriguez Has News and More News from the Runaway Hit ‘Oh Hello!’

Jeffrey Gurian is a writer and comedian in New York who loves to Jump Around. Follow his regular column, right here, to find out what’s happening in comedy, and who Jeffrey Gurian ran into this week in and around New York. This week Jeffrey was at the People's Improv Theater, The Stand, and The Cherry Lane Theater.
August 17, 2015

Comics Camp Out for NBC Auditions, Trevor Noah Drop In, Brent Morin Tapes His Special and More Comedy News From NYC

Jeffrey Gurian is a writer and comedian in New York who loves to Jump Around. Follow his regular column, right here, to find out what’s happening […]
June 27, 2015

First iPhone Comedy Special Ever Pushes the DIY Revolution

Owen Smith's name is familiar to comedy fans on both coasts and his face is familiar to television viewers, who may still just know him as a “Hey, it’s THAT guy!” thanks to his numerous guest roles and memorable commercial appearances (he was the guy who did a choreographed dance with his State Farm agent on the jumbotron). He’s also a prolific writer who contributed to Are We There Yet?, Deon Cole’s Black Box, and 2013 reboot of The Arsenio Hall Show.
April 13, 2015

Joe Machi and Aida Rodriguez on Top of the World After LCS; Finesse Mitchell and Nikki Glaser Have Pilots and So Much More

Jeffrey Gurian is a writer and comedian in New York who loves to Jump Around. Follow his regular column, right here, to find out what’s happening in comedy, and who Jeffrey Gurian ran into this week in and around New York. This week, Jeffrey reports from Comedy Juice, and Gotham Comedy Live and Stand Up New York.
March 23, 2015

Kevin Hart Surprise Sets, Yannis Pappas Has New Web Series and Roy Wood Jr. and Kurt Metzger Both Working on Pilots and More This Week in New York Clubs

Jeffrey Gurian is a writer and comedian in New York who loves to Jump Around. Follow his regular column, right here, to find out what’s happening in comedy, and who Jeffrey Gurian ran into this week in and around New York. This week, Jeffrey reports from Comedy Juice, The Comedy Cellar, The Stand and more...
June 10, 2014

Comedians On Late Night TV Tuesday June 10: Ian Edwards, T.J. Miller, Dave Chappelle, Rob Riggle, Jim Carrey and More

Here are some of the comedians appearing on Late Night TV tonight: