TBS becomes new partner for New York Comedy Festival, bringing Conan and more TV talent to the fest in November 2017
The New York Comedy Festival has a new TV partner: TBS. After spending 2016 relaunching its own comedy brand — and with it the premieres of Angie Tribeca, The Detour, Full Frontal with Samantha Bee, Wrecked, People of Earth and Search Party – all ranking among cable’s Top 25 n... [Read More]
Jerry Seinfeld extends Beacon Theatre “Homestand” through 2017
Not that this is a bad thing. But you couldn't have been surprised, when Billy Joel sells out monthly concerts at Madison Square Garden, that fellow New Yorker and famous comedian Jerry Seinfeld couldn't and wouldn't extend his residency, aka "The Homestand" of shows at the Beacon Theatre after his ... [Read More]
Zac Amico is your 2016 RoastMasters NYC Champion
This past Tuesday night droves of comedians and comedy fans came out to The Stand NYC to see who would take home the first ever RoastMasters NYC Championship belt. After an incredibly publicized 16 comedian, single elimination tournament spanning 6 weeks, one comic was left standing: Zac Amico. The ... [Read More]
Zac Amico is your 2016 RoastMasters NYC Champion
This past Tuesday night droves of comedians and comedy fans came out to The Stand NYC to see who would take home the first ever RoastMasters NYC Championship belt. After an incredibly publicized 16 comedian, single elimination tournament spanning 6 weeks, one comic was left standing: Zac Amico. The ... [Read More]
Conan O’Brien Kicks Off His Week of NYC Shows by Making Some Friends in Harlem
Conan O’Brien’s week of shows in New York City kicked off on TBS last night, and before he did his first show at the Apollo, O’Brien decided to explore the neighborhood and make some new friends. After wandering the streets of Harlem, checking out some bootleg CDs, buying a custom ... [Read More]
Conan O’Brien Kicks Off His Week of NYC Shows by Making Some Friends in Harlem
Conan O’Brien’s week of shows in New York City kicked off on TBS last night, and before he did his first show at the Apollo, O’Brien decided to explore the neighborhood and make some new friends. After wandering the streets of Harlem, checking out some bootleg CDs, buying a custom ... [Read More]
The Laugh Button Presents: The Superhero Fantasy Draft 2016 at NY Comic Con (photos)
We came, we saw, we drafted our butts off. Last Friday The Laugh Button set up shop at The Javits Center at New York Comic Con to host the first-ever Superhero Fantasy Draft. We wrangled some of our friends, Janet Varney, Seaton Smith, Danny Tamberelli, and Luis J. Gomez to host a fantasy sports-sty... [Read More]
Get ready for the 5th Annual NYC Sketch Fest, full schedule announced
The Peoples Improv Theater (The PIT) proudly presents the Fifth Annual NYC Sketch Fest! NYC Sketch Fest is now in it’s fifth year of bringing the most hysterical, most innovative, best sketch groups together in New York City for four days of comedic revelry. This year as part of NYC Sketch Fes... [Read More]