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 […]
October 18, 2017

TBS Teases Samantha Bee Q&A, New Series Screenings and More at New NYCF Comedy Hub

Next month’s New York Comedy Festival is looking like it’s going to be a great one. Jim Norton, Tim Dillon, Jeff Ross, Judy Gold, Ms. Pat, […]
October 5, 2017

Kathleen Madigan Touring ‘Boxed Wine & Bigfoot’ Show

Kathleen Madigan is one of the smartest funniest stand up comedians in the country, she’s a terrific writer, and her delivery is one of the best […]
August 11, 2017

Inside the Carlin Archives: 9 Photos Preview George Carlin’s “Stuff I Saved” Exhibition

Those who trekked to Jamestown, New York earlier this month got an extraordinary surprise- a special one week only preview of some items from the Carlin […]
August 11, 2017

National Comedy Center Coming to Jamestown NY: 10 Reasons to Start Paying Attention

The National Comedy Center is coming to Jamestown, New York in 2018, and there are plenty who are skeptical about whether it will be the real […]
August 10, 2017

Lynne Koplitz: Hormonal Beast Lands on Netflix August 22! Watch the Trailer Now!

Lynne Koplitz may be a hormonal beast, but she’s also an animal on stage. We attended Lynne’s Netflix taping back in May at the Kaye Playhouse […]
August 8, 2017

Highlights From the Lucille Ball Comedy Festival 2017

For over two decades, Jamestown, New York has transformed into comedy central for one week every summer. Jamestown is Lucille Ball’s home town and when your […]
August 6, 2017

Is It Time to Embrace Political Correctness? Kelly Carlin, Kliph Nesteroff and Stephen J. Morrison Take on the PC Debate

Kelly Carlin, Kliph Nesteroff and Stephen J. Morrison Take On the Meaning and the Merits of Political Correctness The Lucille Ball Comedy Festival continued this week […]
August 5, 2017

Six Selfies with Danny Lobell

It’s a selfie world, and we’re not going to fight it anymore. So our newest series, Six Selfies, asks an artist to share six photos of […]
August 5, 2017

The Filtered Excellence: August 3, 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 […]