August 13, 2018

We Talk With Greg Kritikos About that Sean Young Story, Plus a Visit to GaS Digital’s New Studios, and Nikki Glaser Performs in a Clothing Store

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 […]
August 8, 2018

Ringside at Roast Battle, Comedy Writer Follows The First Five Years of Comedy’s Runaway Roast Battle Sensation

The comedy roast started at the Friars Club, and since then has spawned a full family tree of descendants. One of the strongest branches that grew […]
July 31, 2018

National Comedy Center’s LucyFest Adds Even More Events: Here’s Your Guide to Enjoying The Grand Opening

It’s been a year since we started writing about the National Comedy Center, and now we’re only one day away from the Grand Opening of the […]
July 16, 2018

The Best of Skankfest! Inside the Tough Crowd Reunion! Dice Returns! And News From Phoebe Robinson, Lisa Lampanelli, Erik Bergstrom and 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 […]
June 28, 2018

Nikki Glaser, Lil Rel, Dom Irrera, Kevin Pollak, Jeff Ross Will Roast Bruce Willis for Comedy Central

Comedy Central announced the list of names who will roast Bruce Willis on Sunday July 29th at the Hollywood Palladium.  Nikki Glaser, Lil Rel Howery, Dom […]
June 25, 2018

Comedy Documentary Hits Soho Film Fest, Ardie Fuqua Back on Tour With Tracy, and Judy Gold Gets a Standing O

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 […]
April 16, 2018

Martin Short Surprises Fundraiser Guests, How Michelle Wolf Got a Netflix Show, Mike Vecchione on the Tonight Show and 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 […]
April 9, 2018

Open Mic Comedy Fundraiser in NYC Will Raise Money For Israeli Volunteer Officers

When you read about terrorist attacks, large-scale accidents and natural disasters where many people are injured or killed did you ever wonder who’s first on the […]
March 26, 2018

Gad Elmaleh on The Juice, Donnell Rawlings Puts a Heckler in Her Place Plus News From Ron Bennington, Nikki Glaser and Coming Soon: News From Big Jay

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 […]
March 19, 2018

In the Clubs this Week, Q Back at the Friars Club, Plus News From Jim Mendrinos, Q, Bryan Johnson, Brett Davis and 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 […]
March 5, 2018

The Inside Scoop on Adam Sandler’s Secret Netflix Taping Plus Judy Gold, and 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 […]
February 26, 2018

Jim Florentine’s Son Opens For Him at Book Release Party, Impractical Joker “Q” Does Q&A at Friars Club, Corinne Fisher Shares Her Experience With Bill Burr And Seinfeld, and Some Editorial Thoughts About Dressing Respectfully

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 […]
February 12, 2018

Ari Shaffir Talks World Travel, Adele Givens Headlines in NYC and a Boiler Room Makes Room for Comedy

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 […]
February 9, 2018

Watch Doug Stanhope Reading His Mind Blowing Email to Gawker About Louis C.K. Jacking Allegations

Doug Stanhope sat down with Ron Bennington at SiriusXM’s studios to tape an hour episode of a new interview series, Headliners, in front of a live […]
January 1, 2018

Comedians Give Their New Years Resolutions Plus Harrison Greenbaum, Pat Dixon, Kevin Brown and More

I dropped by Pat Dixon’s NYC Crime Report and ran into Joe DeVito with whom I had a very existential conversation, unusual between two comics waiting […]
December 21, 2017

The Official Unofficial Comedy Timeline of 2017

A lot happened in comedy news in 2017- a lot of the news was bad with some hard hitting deaths, and some disturbing career deaths but […]
October 16, 2017

Richard Lewis in NYC, Danny Palmer Just Says No to Roast Battle, and News From Aaron Berg, Fat Baby, GWF and 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 […]
September 18, 2017

New Comedy Club Opening in NYC, Luis J. Gomez Shares Plans for Skankfest and GAS Digital, and Go Inside A Slutty Western Comedy Birthday Party

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 […]
August 20, 2017

A Personal Tribute To Jerry Lewis

We lost another one of the all time greats this weekend, Jerry Lewis, one of the last performers from the Golden Age of Comedy. He was […]
August 7, 2017

From the Set of Crashing Season Two, Roast Battle Returns, Plus News From Jim Florentine, Ben Gleib and 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 […]
June 20, 2017

Remembering Bill Dana

  Well, we lost another great one. Bill Dana, whose real name was William Szathmary, left us this week at 92 years old. Many of you […]
May 4, 2017

Guide to Live Comedy Shows in NYC This Week: May 4 – May 10, 2017

Live Comedy in New York City This Week: New York features some of the best live comedy in the world every single night, from Manhattan to […]
April 17, 2017

Bomb Shelter Festival Awards a Belt, Remembering Charlie Murphy and More From Seinfeld and Wallace

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 […]
March 13, 2017

New Joke Night, Jay and Sal Mash It Up, Roastmasters Gets a Bi-Coastal Champ and Find Out What Jeffrey Thought About Jerrod Carmichael’s Hour

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 […]
February 14, 2017

Legendary Friars Club Raided by Feds

  Corruption is an institution, and no institution is above corruption, not even the Friars Club. According to an exclusive report from Page Six, federal agents […]
February 10, 2017

Artie Lange Remembers Roasting Donald Trump

Thursday night on Late Night, Artie Lange talked about some past encounters with Donald Trump, including a Friars Club Roast of Trump, and a golf outing. […]
February 6, 2017

Where in the World Is Ari Shaffir, Kevin Hart at NYCC, Show Gets Shut Down After Comics Get Arrested Outside Club and 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 […]