New York Comedy Festival
August 5, 2019
As we approach the New York Comedy Festival’s 16th year, founder & NYC icon Caroline Hirsch reveals how she keeps things fresh & exciting in the NY comedy scene.
November 8, 2016
Comedian Bill Maher comes out swinging at Donald Trump at the New York comedy festival and supports the “boring” campaign of Hillary Clinton.
November 7, 2016
Eric André is a comedian. That’s a definitive statement. But on November 6 he brought Carolines on Broadway to their knees, sobbing, as he recounted the harrowing tale of a sign he discovered in Cuba. Don’t criticize as THIS, okay?!
November 7, 2016
The man. The myth. The legend. Hannibal Buress, along with a few surprise guests, took the Apollo Theater stage at NY Comedy Festival to talk about wanting children, Googling his friends’ property prices and more in his hysterically dirty stand-up, ‘Hannibal Montanabal.’
November 7, 2016
Marc Maron has a message for progressives skipping the election because they don’t like Hillary Clinton: put your mouth where your money is. The ‘WTF’ host trashed those ‘stupid’ voters, saying their stubbornness should be punished with the worst thing ever: sex with Donald Trump!
November 5, 2016
Amidst calls of ‘Put a bird on it!’, Fred Armisen gave the crowd at his NY Comedy Festival show exactly what they were hoping for: a sneak peek at ‘Portlandia’ season 7! It was a night of music, impressions and laughter for the Town Hall!
November 4, 2016
Patton Oswalt owned the stage at the Beacon Theatre, Nov. 3, for his first headline show since his wife’s untimely passing. The comedian’s standup his best yet, because he was able to turn grief from Michelle McNamara’s death into comedic reflection, or ‘art.’ At the NY Comedy Fest., Patton spoke about how he broke the sad news to his daughter, Alice, and how he turned to pop culture for ‘solace.’
November 1, 2016
The sexual assault allegations against Donald Trump are so horrific, that Russian trolls paid to post pro-Trump propaganda don’t even want to meet him — especially the female ones! Click through to watch Samantha Bee’s hilarious interview with two trolls!
October 26, 2016
We could all use more laughter in our lives — and the New York Comedy Festival is right around the corner. The 13th annual festival has talent from across the board, including someone for all tastes. Here’s everything you need to know about the upcoming fest in New York City.
October 21, 2016
Caroline Hirsch changed comedy as we all know it — she owns NY’s famous comedy club, Carolines, and created the New York Comedy Festival. This year, the festival has one focus: the election. So much so, that she moved it up a few weeks.
October 20, 2016
Stephen Colbert blasted Donald Trump after the final presidential debate on Oct. 19, calling the Republican candidate out for that bombshell moment when he said he’ll refuse to accept the election results. WATCH the hilariously scathing video right here!
October 5, 2016
OMG we’re dying! Stephen Colbert delivered a post vice-presidential debate recap that absolutely slayed! He did a live show right after it all went down so he had a pretty quick turnaround. His hilarious monologue was right on point about how dull our two veep candidates are!
September 30, 2016
Stephen Colbert is calling out Donald Trump! The ‘Late Show’ host revealed in a new interview why he thinks the Republican presidential nominee is a cowardly ‘chicken.’ He even went so far as to make clucking sounds! Get the scoop on his shade here!
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