May 16, 2018

Who Are Netflix’s Degenerates!? Six Great Comics Taping Stand Up Half Hours in Vegas

If you like filthy awful and hilarious comedy, if you’ve always felt at home at shows with names like The Nasty Show, if you want to […]
September 27, 2017

Liza Treyger Had Them Standing in the Aisles at JFL42 Tuesday Night

Liza Treyger is one of JFL42’s famed 42 and Tuesday night she started her festival run at The Rivoli. Canadian comedian Courtney Gilmour, who just won […]
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 […]
June 15, 2017

Variety Picked a Killer 10 Comics to Watch List This Year

One of the biggest nights of the Just For Laughs Festival in Montreal which is coming up next month, is the "10 Comics To Watch" panel and showcase.
May 25, 2017

32 Comedians Celebrate Red Nose Day; Get Your Own Red Nose to Help Children Everywhere

It’s the third annual Red Nose Day in the United States! Celebrate with us by going to your local Duane Reade store or Walgreens and spend […]
May 15, 2017

Goldthwait, Gethard, Sedaris Lead Rich Lineup of Stand-Up Comedian Helmed Shows Coming To truTV

In recent years, truTV has undergone a serious rebranding. Previously known as the home of courtroom dramas and crime shows, the network has refocused their efforts […]
January 21, 2017

Bennington Show Airs First of a Series of Breakthrough Artists

SiriusXM’s Ron Bennington and Gail Bennington released the first special in a series that will focus on breaking artists in comedy, airing performances from stand up […]
December 24, 2016

#Highlander2016: There Can Be Only One Comedy Football Survivor Challenge

This year, SiriusXM’s Bennington Show and are teaming up to bring you the THIRD annual Highlander: There Can Be Only ONE Comedian Football Challenge.  Only the toughest survive […]
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 […]
December 14, 2016

Liza Treyger and Annie Lederman on an All New Gail Meets Girls

Today on an all new Gail Meets Girls, Gail sits down with stand up comedians Liza Treyger and Annie Lederman in a must-listen episode that is […]
November 7, 2016

What’s Your F#@ing Deal?! Announces Killer Season Two Line Up

Big Jay Oakerson’s hit series is back for a second season at Seeso, with ten tapings planned for the week of November 6, 2016. Do not […]
November 4, 2016

Liza Treyger Performs Stand Up on Late Night

Seth Meyers definitely got his more than his money's worth with Liza Treyger's appearance Thursday night.
September 15, 2016

’Schtick or Treat’ Showcase & Over a Dozen New Specials Part of Comedy Streaming Fest

Seeso, NBCUniversal’s comedy streaming platform that launched earlier this year, has made a big mark in the short time that it’s been around. The platform has a […]
July 19, 2016

Ian Abramson’s Weirdly Wonderful 7 Minutes in Purgatory Now on Comedy Central Digital

Congratulations to Ian Abramson, whose weirdly wonderful touring live show “7 Minutes in Purgatory” has been picked up by Comedy Central Digital. Since the beginning of […]
June 2, 2016

Up Next…Liza Treyger: A Look Through The Lense at New York Comedy.

Phil Provencio documented some of New York City's best and most talented comedians through our "Up Next" series. Any list of the biggest talents in New York would be incomplete without including Liza Treyger.
June 1, 2016

Wanna See The Best Comedy Nights in America!? Picked By Comics

One of my favorite things about comedy is when you get to go to a really good, really well produced comedy show. Sometimes it’s one that everyone knows about. Sometimes it’s like a secret. Either way, when people pour their heart and soul into producing something awesome, with the sole purpose of making a room full of people have fun, that’s the best.
May 18, 2016

Line-Up for ‘This Is Not Happening’ S3 Announced

Earlier today, Comedy Central announced a huge chunk of the line-up for the third season of Ari Shaffir’s This Is Not Happening, and big surprise: it’s absolutely full of killers
May 16, 2016

Obama’s Favorite Apatow Movie, SNL Takes Over the Strip Plus News From Jay Pharoah, Mark Normand 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 11, 2016

Watch Kurt Metzger Deliver a Shame Speech in the New Trailer for Comedy Knockout

Some of our favorite stand up comedy friends are going to be competing on a brand new truTV show- Comedy Knock Out this spring. Kurt Metzger, Jim Norton, Dave Hill, and Liza Treyger are just a few of the names we're excited to see go head to head with one liners, captions, and more.
February 5, 2016

Horace and Pete Guest Star Explains the Excitement of Joining Latest Louis C.K. Project

The youngest of the guest stars, or at least the youngest stand up comedy talent- Liza Treyger- appeared on SiriusXM's Bennington Show this week, and was bubbling about the amazing experience guest starring on episode one of Horace and Pete.
February 3, 2016

RIOT LA Festival Hits the Mark as a Formidable National Festival

Only four years in and RIOT has grown into a mature and formidable national festival! The two and a half day event was crammed with eye-catching headliners like David Cross, Gilbert Gottfried, TJ Miller and Ron Funches and had more talent scuttled onto the generic Comics To Watch showcases than many festivals have as their top names.
January 20, 2016

RIOT LA Festival 2016: Your Insider’s Guide to the Best Shows

January 29-31 marks the fourth edition of Los Angeles’s RIOT comedy festival, a weekend that turns a few blocks of downtown LA into the epicenter of up-and-coming comedy from around the country.
December 19, 2015

The Clubs Speak! The Best Stand Up Comedy Moments of 2015! (As Decided by the Club Owners, Bookers and People Who Produce Comedy)

Over the next two weeks, you’ll see all of our picks for the greatest comedy releases and greatest moments in comedy of 2015. But if you want to know what really happened in comedy in 2015, you have to go to the source- the comedy clubs.
December 16, 2015

MTV’s Stand Up and Improv Driven Series ‘Joking Off’ Returns Tonight

Tonight on MTV2, the series that pits young comedians against each other in a game of whose funniest returns for Season 2. Joking Off had a great season one run, and they're back with an all new gorgeous set, new games, returning favorite comedians and plenty of new greats. We got to do a visit to the set of Joking Off last summer, and had a blast, getting to talk to some of the new S2 comics- and we'll share some of those interviews coming soon- but for now we'll say that these are some of the funniest kids in comedy today and we are excited to watch all the S2 episodes.
November 10, 2015

Enjoying the New York Comedy Festival: The Definitive Guide

We cover the country, but New York's our home, so it's an exciting week when the New York Comedy Festival comes around. It's unlike any other festival in the country. It's gigantic, but it's also decidedly unfestival-like because it's spread out through the entire city without a central focal point. Any week of the year there is a massive festival-worthy list of great comedy happening in New York City so by the time you add in a few extra headlining events, what you really have is a gigantic list of impossible choices and tough decisions.
October 12, 2015

Bobcat Headlines Gotham, Steve Marden Wins, A Management Change and More News From the New York Comedy Clubs

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 stopped at Gotham, New York Comedy Club, QED, The Stand, Creek and the Cave and more!
August 18, 2015

Liza Treyger and Hampton Yount Lead Off Comedy Central’s “The Half Hour” Season 4

This Saturday August 22nd Comedy Central's "The Half Hour" is back.