January 16, 2019

Chris Distefano Isn’t Trying to Save the World in His New Comedy Central Special

Comedian and actor Chris Distefano is heading into 2019 strong. With his first hour standup special premiering, his popular TV series extended, and an overall deal […]
January 11, 2019

San Francisco Sketchfest Covering Every Corner of Comedy: Here’s How They Do It All

San Francisco Sketchfest (presented by Audible) is underway for its 18th event and the line up is tremendous. The long running fest is the most comprehensive of […]
January 10, 2019

Sarah Silverman’s I Love You America Cancelled By Hulu, Too Soon

Sarah Silverman’s I Love You America seems to be another casualty of the inability of streaming companies to succeed in the talk show market. Wednesday Hulu […]
December 29, 2018

The Official Unofficial Comedy Timeline of 2018

Comedy in 2018. A lot happened in comedy news in 2018- a lot of the news was bad with some hard hitting deaths, and some disturbing […]
December 17, 2018

Who is On Late Night Tonight in Comedy: Week of December 17, 2018

All late night hosts are working right up until the weekend before Christmas, so after you're done with your last minute shopping, decorating and wrapping this week, relax and pour a mug of that extra-strong egg nog and enjoy some new comedy while enjoying this week's late night shows.
December 10, 2018

Who is On Late Night Tonight in Comedy: Week of December 10, 2018

This week in late night comedy starts out on Monday night with three of the best and funniest names in show business.
December 3, 2018

Chris DiStefano, Ron Funches, James Davis, Roy Wood Jr. Will Release Hour Specials in January for Comedy Central

January is stand up month on Comedy Central, celebrating the stand up special in all its glory. Every Friday Comedy Central will air a brand new […]
September 27, 2018

Conan Announces Stand Up Tour

Conan is hitting the road this November with some very funny comedians for an 18-city live tour. Tickets for “Conan & Friends: An Evening of Stand-Up […]
July 2, 2018

Here’s What You Missed at UCB’s Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Del Close Marathon This Week With Major UCB Celebrity Alum, Plus News from Aaron Berg, Godfrey and Alex Babbitt

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 30, 2018

Ex Congressman Does Open Mic, Stand Up NY Goes Out Into the City, NYC Crime Report Goes Live, and Which Comedy Podcast Does Justin Bieber’s Mom Listen To?

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 9, 2018

Who is On Late Night Tonight in Comedy: Week of April 9, 2018

As we head into a week that not only contains a "Friday the 13th," but is also the last full week to get those pesky taxes done, you might need some laughs.
April 2, 2018

Who is On Late Night Tonight in Comedy: Week of April 2, 2018

Last week, half of our late night talk show hosts went on Spring Break. The good news is that they're back this week with new shows.
March 19, 2018

Who is On Late Night Tonight in Comedy: Week of March 19, 2018

Did you get your brackets busted our the weekend? It's hard to tell if that sounds like a good thing or a bad thing.
March 13, 2018

Who is On Late Night Tonight in Comedy: Week of March 12, 2018

We're looking at a great week for comedy in late night this week, highlighted by performances and appearances by some of our favorite stand ups.
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 15, 2017

Guide to NYC Live Comedy This Week: November 16 – 23

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 6, 2017

Comedy Celebrates Halloween in NYC, John Levenstein Has a Retirement Party and More This Week in the NY Clubs

So where would you have to go, besides a drug-induced dream, if you wanted to see Josh Wesson dressed as a bird while rapping karaoke-style, with […]
October 4, 2017

Bob’s Burgers The Movie!?

What are you doing in 2020? Keep July 17th open, because Bob’s Burgers: The Movie is coming to theaters. Yes, Bob’s Burgers is getting a movie […]
September 14, 2017

‘Bob’s Burgers’ Cast to Host ‘Beef Relief’ Comedy Benefit for International Aid Group

Is there anything better than a comedy show that’s for a good cause? On Thursday, September 21st, the cast of Bob’s Burgers will be doing just […]
August 27, 2017

(A Few) Accidental Comedy Fest Local Comedians Go to Great (Some) Lengths To Make Their Headliners Feel at Home

The Accidental Comedy group, founded by former Cleveland comedian Ramon Rivas, is dedicated to enriching the arts in Cleveland through live comedy and other productions. They are gearing […]
June 9, 2017

Colossal Clusterfest: A Colossal MishMash of Talent is a Giant Success

All Photos by Film Magic How often do you rush to fill out a survey following an event? More often than not, a rush to fill out […]
June 1, 2017

EVEN MORE Of The Best Comedy Nights In America!

Patrick Hastie, along with fellow comedian Gideon Hambright, hosts the popular stand up show JACKKNIFE COMEDY which has its three year anniversary show Saturday June 3rd at 8pm at The Creek and […]
May 26, 2017

Colossal Clusterfest Comedy Fest Preparing for a Well-Oiled Machine Cluster F*ck Party of the Year

Next weekend, San Francisco Civic Center Plaza is going to be the site of a massive comedy takeover. Teams at Comedy Central and Superfly Productions (known […]
May 19, 2017

Broad City’s Wayne’s World Live Read Will Include Tig Notaro, and Ron Funches

Comedy Central’s inaugural comedy and music festival, Colossal Clusterfest, has promised to provide a wide range of entertainment, with interactive sets from shows like Seinfeld and […]
May 8, 2017

Who is On Late Night Tonight in Comedy: Week of May 8, 2017

Well now that all the non-stop campaign coverage and 24 hour a day election hype is over and France has a new Prime Minister, maybe our lives can get back to normal.
May 3, 2017

Denver’s High Plains Comedy Festival to Feature T.J. Miller and ‘My Favorite Murder’

The organizers of Denver’s High Plains Comedy Festival, going on its fifth year, have announced that comedian and Silicon Valley co-star T.J. Miller will be one […]
May 2, 2017

Who is On Late Night Tonight in Comedy: Week of May 1, 2017

The start of May is bringing an incredible week of comedy to the late night talk shows. This week is one of the best we've seen this year.