November 12, 2017

New York’s Funniest Shows Off Another Round of Great Young Talent This at Carolines

This Saturday, November 11, Carolines on Broadway once again played host to one of the best young comedian showcases in the country.  The show is held […]
July 24, 2017

Just for Laughs Announces New Faces of Comedy 2017

New Faces of Comedy Announced! The team at Just for Laughs has announced its highly anticipated lists (there are four this year!) of New Faces for […]
June 20, 2017

Up Next, Jared Freid: A Look Through the Lens at New York Comedy

A Massachusetts-born, college frat guy, Jared Freid left the corporate world to try to tackle stand up comedy in 2007. Since then, he’s been moving up […]
December 17, 2016

The Clubs Speak! The Best Stand Up Comedy Moments of 2016! (As Decided by the Club Owners, Bookers and People Who Produce Comedy)

Comedy Clubs and Producers Share Their Best In Comedy 2016 It’s our third annual look at the greatest comedy moments all over the country. We went […]
March 21, 2016

New York Auditions for Just For Laughs Plus News From Bonnie McFarlane, Lisa Lampanelli, 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 in comedy, and who Jeffrey Gurian ran into this week in and around New York. This week Jeffrey covered the scene at Gotham Comedy Club, New York Comedy Club, Westport CT, and the Village Underground.
October 27, 2014

New York Comedy Festival Lineup 2014

The New York Comedy Festival is coming to town and New York is ready, planning FIVE spectacular days, over ONE HUNDRED shows, nearly TWO HUNDRED performers. Stay tuned for our Editors Picks and more names to be added as the New York Comedy Festival approaches.