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 […]
October 25, 2017

Flatbush Misdemeanors is Back With Some Big New Surprises

Last Spring we became gigantic fans of a new web series, Flatbush Misdemeanors. Created by Dan Perlman and Kevin Iso, the series follows the lives of […]
July 28, 2017

Just For Laughs 2017 in Photos: Part Deux of the Comedy Society Pages

Thursday at Just for Laughs Montreal everything started kicking into higher gear. At JFL, every day feels like a week, and even new arrivals to Montreal […]
March 14, 2017

New Web Series, Flatbush Misdemeanors Comes From Dan Perlman and Kevin Iso

Straight from the minds of Dan Perlman (whose writing we’ve featured right here on The Interrobang), and Kevin Iso…comes a new web series. Flatbush Misdemeanors follows […]
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.
February 29, 2016

Big Jay Oakerson Tapes His Special, Bill Burr Holds Court at The Stand, Dave Attell at Comedy Juice 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, The Stand, The Comedy Cellar, and Webster Hall.
November 9, 2014

New York’s Funniest Contest Shows Off Amazing Young Talent, Picks a Winner

Yesterday the New York Comedy Festival hosted its annual New York's Funniest Contest at Carolines on Broadway and there was amazing talent to choose from. Chris DiStefano hosted a sold out house in the middle of Saturday afternoon as eleven young New York based comics took the stage. Caroline herself was in the house and presented the award of being New York's Funniest to Ricky Velez, from Queens New York, who was also the audience favorite.
November 5, 2014

Comedy Central’s 5th Annual “Comedians To Watch” Tonight At The New York Comedy Festival

Comedy Central is bringing its 5th Annual "Comedians To Watch" special to Caroline's on Broadway for the New York Comedy Festival tonight.
September 22, 2014

Chris Rock Surprise Show, Friars Honor Jerry Lewis, and News From Adam Ferrara in New York Clubs This Week

Jeffrey Gurian 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. In today’s column, the Friars Club renames their building after Jerry Lewis, Chris Rock does a surprise set at The Comic Strip, Jeffrey talks with Adam Ferrara, and more!