Now in it’s 8th year, the Hoboken Comedy Festival brings a wide array of comedy talent to everyone’s favorite city across the Hudson River. For more information, go to HobokenComedyFestival.org
Georgia native Mia Jackson has been featured on Season 9 of NBC’s Last Comic Standing and Laughs TV. You can catch her August 18th at the Village Underground and August 20th at the Knitting Factory.
Comedian Kelly MacFarland is a newly married stepmom, and on her new album “You Woke Up Today,” she provides the blueprint for becoming a modern woman.
The CAKE Comedy Tour, featuring NYC-based comedians Carrie Gravenson (Caroline’s on Broadway), Abbi Crutchfield (truTV), Kaytlin Bailey (MTV, SiriusXM), and LA-based comedian Erin Judge (NBC’s Last Comic Standing), is teaming up with Kickstarter to pioneer a brand new way for indie tours to sell more tickets and reach more fans. We caught up with Kaytlin to discuss how this new approach to touring is changing the industry.
When a meeting at Dunkin’ Donuts leads to a new brand of sketch comedy. Meet Brett, Jordan, and Dan – better known as The Raybould Brothers.
NYC comedian and jazz musician Camille Harris is the talent behind “Babies on The Subway.” Her new single, “Above The Trees” comes out today. Don’t miss her live FREE live show on Monday, December 12th at Rockwood Music Hall
Tucked away in the back of High Dive bar in Park Slope is “School’s Out”, a fun comedy show hosted by Park Slope native Drew Dowdey and non-native Jenn Welch. I caught up with the two comics to discuss various ways of enticing an audience and why there are so many comics in New York. You can catch “School’s Out” the second and fourth Thursday of the month.
For the most part, fans don’t want to hear from their star players, believing that a combination of wealth and athletic ability translates into performing for adoring fans and nothing more.
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From the Windy City comes Comedians You Should Know, an eclectic mix of comics who are on a mission to make a lasting imprint in the New York comedy scene. Produced by comics David Drake, Jeff Steinbrunner, Saurin Choksi, and Mike Lebovitz, the show has found a home in Brooklyn at Gutter Bar. We caught up with Mike Lebovitz to discuss the history of CYSK and the challenge of creating New York’s best weekly comedy show.
If you’re tired of summer re-runs, have no fear – TruTV is coming at you with its brand new comedy series Greatest Ever, debuting July 5th at 10pm. Hosted by versatile comedian Amanda Seales, the show is a fast-paced combo of pop culture, entertaining videos, hilarious commentary, and much, much more. We caught up with Amanda to discuss her love of Los Angeles, balancing a heavy workload, and how to avoid being a victim of street harassment.