New York Comedy Festival 2015: Thursday Lineup

Written by Gary Miller

For New Yorkers that love comedy and those who are looking for some fun, The New York Comedy festival is in town with a terrific lineup. Beginning on Monday, The New York Comedy Festival (Nov 10-15) continues today with this lineup

Stand Up For Heroes: A Benefit For The Bob Woodruff Foundation

Performances by Chris Botti, Seth Meyers, John Oliver, Ray Romano, Bruce Springsteen, Jon Stewart and Surprise Guests

The Theater at Madison Square Garden

BUY TICKETS

Week at the Creek: Bonnie McFarlane

The Creek and The Cave

Norm Macdonald

Carolines On Broadway read more

Why Stand-up Comedians Love the Mets

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Written by Grant Reed

From Chris Rock to Adam Sandler, the second fiddle of New York baseball could fill a dugout with A-List comics—ones who love to embrace suffering

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The 2015 MLB playoff-bound New York Mets may see some A-list comics in the stands during their games against the Los Angeles Dodgers. From Jerry Seinfeld and Chris Rock to Jon Stewart, here’s why comedians love the Mets.

Mets Win! – or something phenomenal like that …This Friday the mets will face the L.A. dodgers in a rare event, the likes of which hasn’t been seen since the unlikely union of planet niburu smashing into pre-earth to create what we have now, or the parting of the red sea.  Ok so maybe it hasn’t been that long since they’ve seen a penant  – only 15 years… And certainly a little bit of a wait since the series win.    However, that’s what its all about; existence in the face of seeming randomness and futility.  But fans aren’t going home just yet, and actually would probably prefer to stay at the ball park. read more