April 9, 2018

Brad Williams in NYC, Cipha Sounds Hip Hop Improv, Women of a Certain Age 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 […]
March 5, 2018

Who is On Late Night Tonight in Comedy: Week of March 5, 2018

While the nation's weather tries to decide if it's Spring or still Winter, it's probably best to stay inside at night and catch some of the comedy on this week's talk shows.
February 28, 2018

Steve Martin and Martin Short: Two More Legends Join the Netflix Stand Up Special Roster

Comedy legends Steve Martin and Martin Short went low tech to announce they taped a special for Netflix based on their ongoing tour, Steve Martin and […]
December 24, 2017

The 2017 Catty “Everyone is Gossiping About You Behind Your Back” Awards

It’s a TMZ world, and Gossip, Scandals and Controversies are everyone’s favorite part of the news in 2017. People can’t get enough of celebrity gossip, fights, drunken […]
December 21, 2017

The Official Unofficial Comedy Timeline of 2017

A lot happened in comedy news in 2017- a lot of the news was bad with some hard hitting deaths, and some disturbing career deaths but […]
December 20, 2017

If Bill Burr Taught a Master Class in Stand Up Comedy….

….it would go a little something like this. That’s New York Comedian Tyler Fischer doing this killer impression of Burr teaching comedy. His Burr impression at […]
December 10, 2017

What Happened on Saturday Night Live This Week: The Best Cold Open All Year, Giant Cameos, and Michael Che Goes Undercover as a Liberal White Woman

This week James Franco hosted Saturday Night Live and it may have been the best episode of the season so far. It felt like a mid […]
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 23, 2017

Guide to NYC Live Comedy This Week: November 23 – 29

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 19, 2017

Sexual Misconduct Fallout Continues for Comedy as Tambor Exits Transparent, Franken Cut From Twain Awards

On Sunday PBS announced that they will edit out Al Franken’s appearance from the Monday’s broadcast of  the Kennedy Center’s Mark Twain Prize ceremony honoring David Letterman. […]
November 1, 2017

Comedians Make the Greatest Halloween Costumes: Happy Comedy Halloween

  Not every Halloween enthusiast just goes to the pop up store to buy a pair of ears. There’s more to Halloween than just being a […]
October 16, 2017

Who is On Late Night Tonight in Comedy: Week of October 16, 2017

Most of the late night comedy talkers are taking the week off. You know, just like how you and all your co-workers always get that mid-Autumn vacation.
September 25, 2017

Who is On Late Night Tonight in Comedy: Week of September 25, 2017

Unlike the NFL, this week in late night, none of our comedian hosts will be taking a knee during their monologues.
August 7, 2017

Keegan-Michael Key, Amy Schumer Cast in Steve Martin’s New Broadway Comedy ‘Meteor Shower’

Per The Hollywood Reporter, comedians Amy Schumer (Inside Amy Schumer, Trainwreck) and Keegan-Michael Key (Key & Peele, Keanu) have been cast to star in Steve Martin’s […]
July 1, 2017

Who is Hosting Saturday Night Live Tonight: July 1, 2017

It’s summertime which means the cast and crew of SNL are off doing other projects, but NBC has you covered with reruns all summer from season […]
June 13, 2017

Nick Kroll and John Mulaney on Oh, Hello’s Biggest Audience Yet

Gil Faizon (Nick Kroll) and George St. Geegland (John Mulaney) are gearing up to bring their production of “Oh, Hello On Broadway” from stage to television […]
June 7, 2017

How To Produce A Comedy Show: Lessons From The Chaos And Failures Of Jo Firestone

How To Produce A Comedy Show: Lessons From The Chaos And Failures Of Jo Firestone “I dunno…barking?” If you dare to ask another comedian how to […]
May 23, 2017

David Letterman and Paul Shaffer Reunite on SXM’s Outlaw Country

David Letterman’s reuniting with four-time “Late Show” guest and Country-Western singer Elizabeth Cook to co-host her SiriusXM show “Apron Strings” on Wednesday, May 24th. “Apron Strings” […]
May 16, 2017

Jimmy Kimmel Will Host The Oscars…Again… in 2018

Jimmy Kimmel gets a back-to-back win– he’s being invited back to host the Oscars again in 2018. The Academy must have been happy with his performance […]
May 14, 2017

What Happened on Saturday Night Live Last Night: What Hit and What Missed with Melissa McCarthy Hosting

Melissa McCarthy is one of the funniest women in America, and her appearance on Saturday Night Live last night confirmed that. Her appearance both live on stage […]
May 13, 2017

Who is Hosting Saturday Night Live Tonight: May 13, 2017

Saturday Night Live is live tonight and we’re expecting a gigantic episode. Melissa McCarthy is hosting, and she’s back for the fifth time hosting the show. […]
April 9, 2017

A Danish Anthropologist Asks: Are Comedians Better Anthropologists Than I Am?

Morten Nielsen is a Danish anthropologist currently doing a research project and a book on stand-up comedy in New York.
April 6, 2017

Steve Martin Teaches Stephen Colbert a MasterClass in Comedy

The news about Steve Martin teaching a MasterClass finally reached late night television.
April 3, 2017

Who is On Late Night Tonight in Comedy: Week of April 3, 2017

Who’s on Late Night Tonight in Comedy? Tired of all the political drama going on in the country? Sad that March Madness is coming to end? […]
March 11, 2017

Who is Hosting Saturday Night Live Tonight: March 11, 2017

Who is Hosting SNL Tonight? Scarlett Johansson Tonight Saturday Night Live is absolutely live with a major star in the hosting spot– Scarlett Johansson. It’s a […]
March 3, 2017

Steve Martin is Teaching Comedy

Steve Martin signed on to teach a MasterClass course on comedy. In a new trailer cutting between Martin at a desk and with a group of […]
February 24, 2017

Jim Breuer to Host Week-Long ‘Stars of SNL’ Movie Marathon

Are you a fan of Saturday Night Live? Do you relish turning on the TV to find a classic film starring one of your favorite SNL […]