Courtesy NYTimes“They always mention that they watched it on Netflix,” said Mr. Ansari, the 30-year-old comedian best known as a creator of the MTV sketch-comedy series “Human Giant” and a star of the NBC sitcom “Parks and Recreation.”Until now, Netflix has given Mr. Ansari’s fans one more chance to hear his jokes, months or years after the telling. For his third stand-up special, Mr. Ansari is moving Netflix to the front of the line. His show “Buried Alive,” based on his tour of the same name, will make its Netflix debut on Nov. 1. It will be the biggest stand-up special
LMAO Off Broadway Expands Schedule for Labor Day WeekendStay dry and keep on laughing this weekend!!!Thursday August 29, 2013 New York, NY – It’s the last official weekend of summer. But forecast calls for rain. What to do? What to do? What to do? How about an interactive musical comedy show in New York City?“LMAO Off-Broadway” has added shows for the big weekend. The show runs Saturdays 3pm and8pm weekly at Broadway Comedy Club (318 West 53rd Street, New York, NY 10019 – just west of 8th Ave, one block from the Letterman Show). For the back-to-school college crowd and comedy club regulars, a show was added Friday
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Get Up Close & Personal With Ophira Eisenberg at Broadway Comedy ClubBroadway Comedy ClubThu, Aug 29, 2013 – 9:00pm to Thu, Aug 29, 2013 – 10:00pmGet ready for a night of comedy you won’t forget! Thursday, August 29th at 9 p.m., join Broadway Comedy Club as it hosts a legendary stand up comedy showcase featuring New York’s favorite comedians. Performers include Ryan Hamilton, Mike Yard, and headlining the show is stand up veteran Ophira Eisenberg. Known for her irreverence, quick wit, penchant for personal tales, and unfettered candor about life, love, and “making it” in New York, Ophira Eisenberg will have you and your friends
BiographyIf laughter is the best medicine, prepare to be heavily medicated. Tom Cotter's high energy, rapid-fire style of comedy leaves audiences clutching their sides and rolling in the aisles. Recently, Tom became the first comedian to ever reach the finals of NBC’s “America’s Got Talent”. His runner up finish on the show has catapulted him to the comedic stratosphere.Before his historic run on the world’s largest talent competition, Tomwon the Seattle International Comedy Competition, the grand prize at The Boston Comedy Festival and was voted “Best Stand-Up” at The Las Vegas Comedy Festival.He has become a familiar face on television shows like The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, NBC’s “Last Comic
A Comic Quits QuittingDave Chappelle Returns to Stand-Up, With Stories to TellAndrew Oh for The New York TimesThe comedian Dave Chappelle making a brief appearance at the Outside Lands Festival in San Francisco in 2011. Mr. Chappelle is beginning a new tour this week.By JASON ZINOMANPublished: August 15, 2013 60 CommentsFACEBOOKTWITTERGOOGLE+SAVEE-MAILSHAREPRINTSINGLE PAGEREPRINTSIn 2005, Dave Chappelle was merely the hottest comedian in America. Then he left his job and became a far more singular cultural figure: A renegade to some, a lunatic to others, but most of all, an enigma.RelatedThe Year of Laughing Furiously(August 18, 2013)Connect With Us on TwitterFollow@nytimesarts for arts and entertainment news.Arts Twitter
Cory KahaneyCory is every woman. Mother, daughter, wife…ex-wife. This year, she appeared on The Late Show with David Letterman, made her Fifth appearance on The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson and a new TV special for Nick Mom.Cory appeared in the first season of NBC’s Last Comic Standing and made it to the finale, where host Jay Mohr called her performance “flawless.” Other television credits include Comedy Central Presents: Cory Kahaney, The View, and many episodes of Politically Incorrect with Bill Maher.Her off-Broadway hit “The J.A.P. Show” ran for six months in New York City and continues to tour the country, re-named “The Princesses of Comedy”Cory conceived and developed “The Radio Ritas,” a
It was a quite a week at Broadway Comedy Club. it started with this past Sunday, when legendary film producer Francis Ford Coppola, who directed The Godfather trilogy, as well as Apocalypse Now was spotted in the audience to watch Beverly Bonner 's Cult classic , Casey…..The the one and only dean of talk show hosts Joe Franklin was in the audience to catch Broadly Funny., some of New York's funniest female comics….Broadly funny has announced it's next date at Broadway Comefy Club as 8 pm 7/15….In the coming week, we are filled with a lot of exciting shows….On Sunday
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An all-female comedy showcase featuring some of the funniest ladies in New York City!
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NYC-based comedian Pat Dixon is a cast member on “Best Week Ever” which can be seen every Friday night at 10 on VH1. He's also been seen on his own half-hour special (“Comedy Central Presents Pat Dixon”), “The Late, Late Show with Craig Ferguson,” BBC America (“The World Stands Up”) and more shows, as well as headlining at comedy clubs, casinos and colleges across the U.S. '<i Pat's groundbreaking comedy/news podcast “The New York City Crime Report with Pat Dixon” (“New and Noteworthy” on iTunes) is the only all-crime, all-NYC comedy podcast, and has attracted a devoted following
At the end of 2003, Michael moved to New York City. He has appearedon Comedy Centrals Live at Gotham, Comedy Centrals Fresh Face Debates, andRussell Simmons Presents: Stand Up at the El Rey Theatre. Michael also had a guestappearance on the IFC hit show Z Rock.
In 2010, Mike won the People’s Choice Award for the New York ComedyFestival, was a semi-finalist on NBC’s Last Comic Standing, and was selected to performat the prestigious Montreal Comedy Festival (New Faces). Later that year, Mike went onto perform on the Tonight Show starring Jay Leno and shot his own Half Hour Specialfor Comedy