New York Comedy Festival
In case you were wondering when your favorite comedian was coming to town, chances are high that the time is now. The ninth annual New York Comedy Festival is bringing together stars from the world of comedy for five nights of laughs. Jim Gaffigan, Robin Williams, the Wayans Brothers, Susie Essman, Morgan Murphy, Adam Carolla, and Aziz Ansari are just a few of the performers who will be taking the stage at venues around the city, including Town Hall, the Apollo, and Carolines on Broadway. Plus, catch special sketch and improv performances at the UCB Theatre, panel discussions, and free comedy shows. It kicks off on November 7 with Ricky Gervais in conversation with John Hodgman at Town Hall.
Nov. 7-11, 2012
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