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]
The “Crapshoot Comedy Festival” comes to life with announcement showcase
So how do you usher in a brand new comedy festival? You throw a kick ass kickoff announcement party and showcase, that’s how. And that is exactly what the Crapshoot Comedy Festival is doing. The 2017 Crapshoot Comedy Festival presents Sean Patton, DJ Douggpound, Byron Bowers and Emily Heller a... [Read More]
The 2016 Woodstock Comedy Festival to Feature Gilbert Gottfried, Susie Essman, Mike Reiss, and More
The fourth annual Woodstock Comedy Festival takes place next week from Friday, September 23rd through Sunday the 25th, and the festival just revealed its full lineup, including a headlining evening show and a “How Offensive Is Too Offensive?” panel with Gilbert Gottfried, a standup showc... [Read More]
10th Annual “Stand Up For Heroes” to include Louis C.K., Jerry Seinfeld, Jon Stewart, and more
The Bob Woodruff Foundation and the New York Comedy Festival have announced their lineup for the 10th Annual Stand Up For Heroes fundraiser at Madison Square Garden and it’s one for the books. Louis C.K., Jim Gaffigan, Jerry Seinfeld, Jon Stewart, and Bruce Springsteen. “We look forward ... [Read More]
10th Annual “Stand Up For Heroes” to include Louis C.K., Jerry Seinfeld, Jon Stewart, and more
The Bob Woodruff Foundation and the New York Comedy Festival have announced their lineup for the 10th Annual Stand Up For Heroes fundraiser at Madison Square Garden and it’s one for the books. Louis C.K., Jim Gaffigan, Jerry Seinfeld, Jon Stewart, and Bruce Springsteen. “We look forward ... [Read More]
10th Annual “Stand Up For Heroes” to include Louis C.K., Jerry Seinfeld, Jon Stewart, and more
The Bob Woodruff Foundation and the New York Comedy Festival have announced their lineup for the 10th Annual Stand Up For Heroes fundraiser at Madison Square Garden and it’s one for the books. Louis C.K., Jim Gaffigan, Jerry Seinfeld, Jon Stewart, and Bruce Springsteen. “We look forward ... [Read More]
Sound on Sound Fest announces 2016 comedy lineup
Sound on Sound Fest has announced the lineup for the Globe Stage at the 2016 festival on November 4-6. The stage is named as a nod to Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre and is named such because of the festival’s unique location at the Sherwood Forest Faire, which is a fully operational renaiss... [Read More]
Sound on Sound Fest announces 2016 comedy lineup
Sound on Sound Fest has announced the lineup for the Globe Stage at the 2016 festival on November 4-6. The stage is named as a nod to Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre and is named such because of the festival’s unique location at the Sherwood Forest Faire, which is a fully operational renaiss... [Read More]
Sound on Sound Fest announces 2016 comedy lineup
Sound on Sound Fest has announced the lineup for the Globe Stage at the 2016 festival on November 4-6. The stage is named as a nod to Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre and is named such because of the festival’s unique location at the Sherwood Forest Faire, which is a fully operational renaiss... [Read More]
Comedy’s new oversharers make even Amy Schumer look coy
There was an outpouring of emotional candour from standups at the Edinburgh festival, but Schumer skilfully keeps her anxieties at a safe distanceDoes Amy Schumer’s new tour justify the hype? I caught up with it at the O2 in London on Sunday night and one of the aspects that struck me most was... [Read More]