October 15, 2018

Louis C.K. Dropped In at West Side Comedy Club, Ray Romano, Colin Quinn and Dave Attell Take the Stage for a Cause, and Susie Essman, Alan Zweibel and Lewis Black Join John Fugelsang at 92Y

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 24, 2018

Race Wars, Gigolos, and Celebrations Everywhere

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 1, 2018

Boston Comedy Festival Has Chip Chipperson, Gary Gulman and Ophira Eisenberg This Year

2018 is promising to be an amazing year for the Boston Comedy festival once again. Last year’s festival honored two of our favorite comedians- Barry Crimmins […]
August 13, 2018

Dear Governor Cuomo, Congratulations on Your Decision to Support the National Comedy Center, It’s a Home Run

I’ve been enthusiastically championing the arrival of the National Comedy Center for about a year now. I first approached the center with a heaping dose of […]
August 7, 2018

Kelly Carlin, George Shapiro, Lewis Black, W. Kamau Bell, Lucie Arnaz and More Toast The Grand Opening of National Comedy Center This Week in Jamestown

  Sentimental Opening Celebration Kicks Off National Comedy Center Events in Jamestown W. Kamau Bell Declares “This is Where the First Amendment Lives” Speakers Praise New, […]
August 4, 2018

Why Did Lenny Bruce Wear A Trenchcoat and More Answers Revealed at the National Comedy Center Grand Opening

Kitty Bruce Explains Why Lenny Bruce Wore a Trenchcoat, and The Motivation Behind His Comedy at National Comedy Center Grand Opening Thursday afternoon in Jamestown New […]
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 25, 2018

Mark Lonow and Jo Anne Astrow Bring A Light Comedy About Dark Jews To the Stage; Inspired by real events

Mark Lonow and Jo Anne Astrow Bring A True Story of Outrageous Comedy to the Stage in LA Acclaimed TV and film actor John Pleshette (Knots […]
July 23, 2018

Who is On Late Night Tonight in Comedy: Week of July 23, 2018

All late night hosts are behind their desks this week with brand new shows....well, except for one.
July 16, 2018

Who is On Late Night Tonight in Comedy: Week of July 16, 2018

This week, we're still not at a full crew when it comes to our late night hosts. Everyone is still straggling back in from vacation, but we're at almost 100%
July 3, 2018

Lenny Bruce Exhibit Coming to National Comedy Center Along With Panel About Comedy and the First Amendment

The National Comedy Center just announced the inclusion of another exhibit honoring one of comedy’s trailblazers. A Lenny Bruce Exhibit and Memorial Foundation will be established […]
May 30, 2018

Chris Distefano Will Be Your Guide to Friday Nights on Comedy Central

Congratulations to Chris DiStefano who will be taking over Friday nights on Comedy Central with a series of interstitial short segments between stand up segments on […]
April 11, 2018

Original SNL Castmembers Will Headline National Comedy Center Opening, Plus Schumer, Tomlin, Drescher and More

The National Comedy Center opens its doors during the annual Lucille Ball Comedy Festival in August and comedy fans can expect to see some legends on […]
April 2, 2018

National Comedy Center Will Open Its Doors Aug 1; Schumer Seeking Congressional Designation

The National Comedy Center, the first non-profit cultural institution and national-scale visitor experience dedicated to the art of comedy, announces its opening August 1-5, 2018, coinciding […]
March 16, 2018

Kathleen Madigan Announced A New Tour: Boxed Wine and Bigfoot

Last fall we reported that Kathleen Madigan was kicking off her Boxed Wine & Bigfoot tour. This week she announced the next leg of the tour […]
March 13, 2018

New York City’s Live Comedy Calendar! Upcoming Shows for March 2018. Updated Daily.

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 […]
February 1, 2018

Shelly Berman Archive Will Be Featured at the National Comedy Center When It Opens This Year

Comedy Luminaries Larry David, Laraine Newman, David Steinberg, Lewis Black and More Attend Ceremony Last year the soon to be open to the public National Comedy […]
January 18, 2018

Guide to NYC Live Comedy This Week: January 17 – 23, 2018

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 […]
January 15, 2018

Who is On Late Night Tonight in Comedy: Week of January 15, 2018

The temperatures across the country keep dropping. The wind chill will freeze you in your steps. It's not fit out for man nor beast.
January 11, 2018

Who is On Late Night Tonight in Comedy: Week of January 8, 2018

It's the second week of the new year and it looks like finally all our late night talk show hosts are getting back to work, with the exception of one.
January 1, 2018

Who is On Late Night Tonight in Comedy: Week of January 1, 2018

Much like most school kids in America, most of our late night talk show hosts will still be on vacation all this week.
December 15, 2017

The Clubs Speak! The Best Stand Up Comedy Moments of 2017! (As Decided by the Country’s Best Club Owners, Bookers and Producers)

The Best Comedy Clubs and Producers in the Country Share Their Best In Comedy 2017 It’s our fourth annual look at the greatest comedy moments all […]
November 30, 2017

Guide to NYC Live Comedy This Week: November 30 – December 6

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 […]
November 27, 2017

Who is On Late Night Tonight in Comedy: Week of November 27, 2017

Got the Christmas lights up? Got that tree trimmed? Shopping done? If you have, then you deserve to lay back and enjoy some late night comedy.
November 16, 2017

Initial SF Sketchfest Lineup Includes Ricky Gervais, Lewis Black, Jo Firestone and More

In the pantheon of comedy festivals, SF Sketchfest is one of the GOAT’s (that’s Greatest of All Time for you non-sportsball folks). Now going into its […]
November 9, 2017

New York’s Favorite Comedians Immortalized in Portrait Series To Benefit ADHD Research and Treatment

Wednesday night at the chic Public Hotel in NYC’s Lower East Side comedians and industry packed into a 17th floor exhibition space to drink cocktails, and […]
November 9, 2017

Guide to NYC Live Comedy Shows This Week: November 9 – November 15, 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 […]