June 18, 2018

Paul Mecurio Will Bring Audience Members On Stage To Speak Their Mind in New Off Broadway Show

Do you feel like you don’t have a safe space to say what you really think? Paul Mecurio wants to give you a safe space to […]
June 18, 2018

Seth Meyers Speaks Up, The Stand Tears Down That Wall, Darrell Hammond 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 4, 2018

Jon Stewart Defends Samantha Bee During Clusterfest

During a Q&A session with Peter Hartlaub of the San Francisco Chronicle at Comedy Central’s Clusterfest this weekend, Jon Stewart defended Samantha Bee’s “Feckless Cunt” comment. […]
May 15, 2018

George Carlin Box Set Coming June 12th!

The George Carlin Estate announced a brand new box set, The George Carlin Commemorative Collection will go on sale on June 12th. The 10 disc set […]
May 14, 2018

Jon Stewart Will Tour with Dave Chappelle in a Killer Double Bill

Two comedy titans, three cities, seven dates. Jon Stewart and Dave Chappelle have announced they will hit the road together to do dates in Boston, Houston […]
May 14, 2018

A Visit to the Compound, Aaron Berg Scores a Major Film Role, Derek Gaines Announces Goodlum, Robby Slowik’s Last Minute Conan, Confrontational Comedy 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 18, 2018

Clusterfest Adds John Mulaney, Jeff Ross, Bert Kreischer and More to Festival Lineup

Comedy Central Presents Clusterfest, taking place in San Francisco June 1-3, 2018, announced today that an exciting array of top tier comedians and artists will be […]
February 13, 2018

Clusterfest, Year Two Features More Podcasts, Trump Tweets, and The Lonely Island’s First Concert

After a strong inaugural outing, Comedy Central’s second Colossal Clusterfest dropped its lineup today, and it stands to outdo its first takeover of the Bill Graham […]
February 10, 2018

Jena Friedman Performs Stand Up on Conan

Jena Friedman grabbed the attention of the comedy world with her debut album and Seeso special, American Cunt. Friday night she hit Conan’s stage hard with […]
January 12, 2018

Strong List of Comedy Guests Will Join 2 Dope Queens For HBO Specials

Hit comedy podcast 2 Dope Queens starring Jessica Williams and Phoebe Robinson is coming to HBO in February, and at TCA today they promised it will […]
December 28, 2017

Guide to NYC Live Comedy This Week: December 28 – January 3

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 […]
December 24, 2017

The 2017 Catty “Everyone is Gossiping About You Behind Your Back” Awards

It’s a TMZ world, and Gossip, Scandals and Controversies are everyone’s favorite part of the news in 2017. People can’t get enough of celebrity gossip, fights, drunken […]
December 23, 2017

Who is 2017’s King of Late Night Television

The Land of Late Night is a new world in 2017, where maybe for the first time in the history of late night television, there is […]
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 […]
December 19, 2017

Hit Comedy Podcast 2 Dope Queens Will Air Four Hour Specials on HBO in February With Some Major Comedy Talent on Board

Continuing its streak of producing amazing comedy, and using the best talents in stand up, HBO is bringing hit podcast 2 Dope Queens to the channel […]
December 18, 2017

Who is On Late Night Tonight in Comedy: Week of December 18, 2017

It's the holiday season and most of our late night hosts are on vacation and giving viewers the gift of reruns this week.
December 18, 2017

The Ten Best Stand Up Comedians of 2017! Vote For #1

2017 Stand Up Comedian of the Year It’s the end of our fourth year covering all the greatest comedy happening in the United States and around […]
November 30, 2017

Jen Kirkman, Liza Treyger, Dulce Sloan and Gloria Steinem Perform at Carolines for Ms. Foundation Event

On Wednesday, November 29, the Ms. Foundation for Women hosted “Laughter is the Best Resistance,” its 22nd Comedy Night at Carolines on Broadway in New York […]
November 20, 2017

Who is On Late Night Tonight in Comedy: Week of November 20, 2017

Plenty of shows are taking all of Thanksgiving week off and serving you leftover episodes Monday through Friday this week.
November 18, 2017

The Filtered Excellence: November 16, 2017

Bob Geldof once asked us, “Where is the filtered excellence!?” It’s right here. Once a week we take a break from comedy to bring you this week’s […]
October 19, 2017

Guide to NYC Live Comedy Shows This Week: October 19 – October 24, 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 […]
October 17, 2017

Wyatt Cenac to Host New Late-Night Docu-Series on HBO

It looks like Wyatt Cenac (The Daily Show) has a new project lined up now that he’s done with his Seeso series Night Train with Wyatt […]
October 16, 2017

Judah Friedlander Will Guest on Ron Bennington’s Unmasked in NYC

Comedian, actor, author, illustrator, and World Champion Judah Friedlander will join Ron Bennington to tape the next episode of Bennington’s epic series, Unmasked. Friedlander will be talking about […]
September 27, 2017

Madonna Joins an All Star Line Up at the Comedy Cellar in NYC

If you follow a lot of NY comedians on Instagram, last night you might have thought your app was broken or maybe there was a glitch […]
September 15, 2017

Trevor Noah Extends His Contract with Comedy Central Through 2022

t It took a little while, but The Daily Show’s Trevor Noah has finally come into his own this past year.  In June, Comedy Central announced […]
September 14, 2017

11th Annual ‘Stand Up for Heroes’ to Feature Hasan Minhaj, Jon Stewart, Trevor Noah and More

The folks over at the Bob Woodruff Foundation, along with New York Comedy Festival founders Caroline Hirsch and Andrew Fox, have just announced the initial lineup […]
August 13, 2017

Comedy Cellar Owner on Jon Stewart, Anthony Cumia Argument: Nothing Happened

Last week, we posted a story about Jon Stewart and Anthony Cumia having an icy exchange at New York’s infamous Comedy Cellar. Not much of an […]