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Mainstream Media Still Silent as Johnny McNulty Jokes at Work

Courtney M. Soliday | Posted 10.17.2016 | Comedy
Courtney M. Soliday

NEW YORK - The media blackout of jokes New York comedians are making at work continues as office jokes, most importantly those cracked by Johnny McNul...

Infertile: A Sketch Comedy Show at UCB Chelsea

Courtney M. Soliday | Posted 09.20.2016 | Comedy
Courtney M. Soliday

"Whether you are going through something similar or just want a good laugh based on real-world experiences, this show is worth catching." - AFAR LOC...

Watch Comedians 'First Set' With Giulia Rozzi

Courtney M. Soliday | Posted 09.20.2016 | Comedy
Courtney M. Soliday

GIULIA ROZZI's MONTHLY COMEDY SHOW BROOKLYN, NY: October 2nd FIRST SET Comedians are interviewed as they share rare and embarrassing footage of one ...

Mara Wilson Wants to Know 'What Are You Afraid Of?'

Courtney M. Soliday | Posted 08.16.2016 | Comedy
Courtney M. Soliday

'WHAT ARE YOU AFRAID OF?' HOSTED BY MARA WILSON THURSDAY, AUGUST 25th 7:30PM FEATURING JO FIRESTONE, WILL MILES, AND LYSSA MANDEL WHO: Host Mara Wils...

Don't Miss These 'Brooklyn Comedy Festival' Acts

Courtney M. Soliday | Posted 08.15.2016 | Comedy
Courtney M. Soliday

Brooklyn Comedy Festival begins Sunday, August 21st at 9pm, concluding Sunday, August 28th with a Super Mario sendoff (90's Sunday Wrap Party). This ...

Some Comic Named Jerry Seinfeld To Take Up Beacon Theater Residency

The Huffington Post | Sara Boboltz | Posted 12.01.2015 | Entertainment

Yet-unknown New York resident Jerry Seinfeld will perform his comedy act once a month at the city's famed Beacon Theater in 2016, the theater has anno...

4 Comedian Lifehacks With ‘Hack My Life’ Co-host Brooke Van Poppelen

The Huffington Post | Jillian Capewell | Posted 08.21.2015 | Comedy

While she might not be a household name yet, Brooke Van Poppelen is a prominent member of New York's local comedy scene performing stand-up and hostin...

Stolen Moment of the Week: Doug Smith and Matt Wayne at The Creek and The Cave

Mindy Tucker | Posted 04.12.2015 | Comedy
Mindy Tucker

Who: Doug Smith and Matt Wayne Where: The Creek and the Cave, 10-93 Jackson Avenue, Long Island City, NY When: February 7, 2015 What: Doug Smith a...

How David Brenner Helped Launch the Success of the Legendary Club Catch a Rising Star

Jeryl Brunner | Posted 05.20.2014 | Comedy
Jeryl Brunner

The moment that David Brenner went on stage, the audience went nuts. As the comedians would say, he killed. His act was flawless, and Brenner soon became a regular performer at the club.

The Best and Worst Places to Cry in New York City

Kerry O'Brien | Posted 05.11.2014 | Comedy
Kerry O'Brien

I randomly ducked into the Bank of America for a place to cry today and I am very happy I did. The ATM line was luckily very long so I hopped in and cried until it was my turn to use the machine (about 6 minutes). A very average, basic, no-frills, in and out place to cry.

A Valentine to the 99 Percent

Mary Dimino | Posted 04.15.2014 | Comedy
Mary Dimino

"We are the 99 percent," has been The Occupy movement's famous rallying cry. A unifying slogan, indeed. Not since the Great Stock Market crash of 192...

How I Turned Lemons Into Sour Grapes

Paolo Romanacci | Posted 02.09.2014 | Comedy
Paolo Romanacci

I'm 48 years old, poor, fat, angry and have little hope that my life will improve any time soon.I've gotten and lost countless jobs. In short, I am your typical white, suburban, middle class, American family man. And that's why I decided to try stand-up comedy.

Stolen Moment Of The Week

Mindy Tucker | Posted 01.23.2014 | Comedy
Mindy Tucker

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15 Surprising Facts About 'The Colbert Report'

The Huffington Post | Katla McGlynn | Posted 11.13.2013 | Comedy

As part of the 2013 New York Comedy Festival, Stephen Colbert and 17 members of his writing and production staff offered a rare look behind the scenes...

Stolen Moment of the Week: Peggy O'Leary, Jessica Watkins, Erin Lennox in Brooklyn

Mindy Tucker | Posted 06.21.2013 | Comedy
Mindy Tucker

2013-06-21-week_peggy.jpgThese guys were supposed to be finalizing plans for their new weekly comedy show "Last Night at the Lantern" at the Village Lantern.

Stolen Moment of the Week: Joe Pera at Kabin

Mindy Tucker | Posted 08.13.2013 | Comedy
Mindy Tucker

2013-06-13-Screenshotmindytucker20130613at8 Typically modest, Joe got carried away imagining a kayaking date and put on an imaginary life vest for a bit at the 6th Anniversary of Comedy as a Second Language at Kabin.

Stolen Moment of the Week: Thomas Lennon after UCB

Mindy Tucker | Posted 08.07.2013 | Comedy
Mindy Tucker

2013-06-07-thomaslennon.jpg "Any week Comedy Central tapings are going on in town is a good week to get off the couch and go to almost any New York comedy show."

Stolen Moment of the Week: Rob Cantrell in Williamsburg, Brooklyn

Mindy Tucker | Posted 07.26.2013 | Comedy
Mindy Tucker

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Stolen Moment of the Week: Alex Koll in Greenpoint

Mindy Tucker | Posted 07.17.2013 | Comedy
Mindy Tucker

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Stolen Moment of the Week: Dan Soder

Mindy Tucker | Posted 07.03.2013 | Comedy
Mindy Tucker

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Stolen Moment of the Week: Roundtable of Gentlemen at The Creek and The Cave

Mindy Tucker | Posted 06.26.2013 | Comedy
Mindy Tucker

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Our Favorite Comedy Photo Of The Week: Colin Quinn

Mindy Tucker | Posted 05.28.2013 | Comedy
Mindy Tucker

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'This Is A Good Podcast For Figuring Out Who's Single'

Mindy Tucker | Posted 05.22.2013 | Comedy
Mindy Tucker

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Stolen Moment of the Week: Myq Kaplan in Williamsburg, Brooklyn

Mindy Tucker | Posted 05.18.2013 | Comedy
Mindy Tucker

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Our Favorite Comedy Photo Of The Week

Mindy Tucker | Posted 04.17.2013 | Comedy
Mindy Tucker

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