Lucille Ball Comedy Festival Festivals

Lucille Ball Comedy Festival turns 25

National Comedy Center, Inc., the cultural institution developing the first national visitor experience dedicated entirely to the celebration of comedy, celebrates the 25th anniversary of its annual Lucille Ball Comedy Festival, August 4th –7th, in Lucille Ball’s hometown of Jamestown, NY. The Center broke ground last year for its forthcoming museum of comedy, which will […]

Lewis Black News

Lewis Black returns to Broadway with “Black to the Future”

Comedian Lewis Black will be making his return to Broadway this fall for a limited engagement run of Lewis Black: Black to the Future. There will only be four performances of the show and they will take place at Marquis Theatre, September 12, 19, 26, and October 10. Back in 2012, Black made his Broadway […]

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George Carlin’s “stuff” heading to National Comedy Center

Last night at the Paley Center in NYC, the likes of Lewis Black, Robert Klein, Lizz Winstead, Larry Wilmore, Kelly Carlin, and Kliph Nesteroff all gathered under the same roof to pay tribute to the late-great George Carlin. And for good reason. George Carlin’s “stuff” is heading to the National Comedy Center. The event, aptly […]

JFL Just For Laughs

Just For Laughs announces initial lineup for 34th Edition

The Just For Laughs Festival is back with the 34th edition of the largest comedy festival in the world. Julia Louis-Dreyfus, David Cross, Lewis Black, Jeff Ross presents Roast Battle, Howie Mandel, Hannibal Buress, Jeremy Hotz, Brian Regan, Maria Bamford plus many more will be joining in this year. Here’s a breakdown of everything that’s […]