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(JERSEY CITY, NJ) -- Art House Productions presents The Roast of Harry Potter on Saturday, August 15 at 7:30 PM EST on Zoom as part of the Jersey City Comedy Festival.  Tickets are $10.... READ ON

(MORRISTOWN, NJ) -- Honk if you need a laugh! Mayo Performing Arts Center, in partnership with the Morris County Park Commission, will present A Drive In version of its popular Manhattan Comedy Night series at Fosterfields Historical Living Farm on Thursday, August 20 at 6:30pm. Scheduled to perform are Tom Cotter, Johnny Lambert and Kerri Louise.... READ ON

(NEWARK, NJ) -- New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC) will present an interactive virtual performance for the entire family to enjoy with Colin Mochrie and Brad Sherwood on Saturday, August 22nd live via zoom at 8:00pm. Armed with nothing but their sharp wit, comedians Colin Mochrie and Brad Sherwood around proud to present an all-new LIVE improv show via Zoom, Stream of Consciousness, where you are in the driver’s seat.... READ ON

(JERSEY CITY, NJ) -- Art House Productions presents the Virtual Jersey City Comedy Festival (JCCF) which will take place next month, August 12th-15th. JCCF will be held entirely on Zoom with over 65 performers from across the country. Celebrating three years of laughs (formerly known as the 6th Borough Comedy Festival), performers will be featured in nine different shows including professional stand up, improv comedy, and sketch comedy. ... READ ON

What happens when a pair of professional stand-up comedians become new parents? Jokes in their set are bound to be influenced by parenting and may become harder hitting between the spouses.  When Rutgers alum Ben Rosenfeld and his wife Michelle Slonim Rosenfeld found themselves in that situation, the jokes led to an illustrated guide to pregnancy and parenting that is very different from your usual baby books. Their book, New Parent Smell, gives both comedians the spotlight as it bounces back and forth with jokes by each.  ... READ ON

(NEW YORK, NY) --  TLB Records has announced the July 21 release of Voluptuous Boy from comedian Sarah Tollemache, the quintessential, modern New York woman- filled with angst and flippantly living in fear. She gives equal weight to the struggles of eating avocados at their peak as she does her worry about being murdered, and it's in her dismissal that she finds her comic power.... READ ON

(OCEANPORT, NJ) -- The Count Basie Center for the Arts presents comedian Jim Gaffigan in a “drive-in” concert experience on Sunday, July 12 live onstage at Monmouth Park in Oceanport. Tickets are $165 per vehicle, $225 / $200 gold circle and available via and phone charge at 800-745-3000. Only touchless, mobile tickets administered through the Ticketmaster app (iOS | Android) will be valid for the performance. A maximum of four (4) occupants will be permitted per vehicle.... READ ON

(ENGLEWOOD, NJ) -- An eclectic group of usually theater-focused comedy writers/performers from The Black Box Performing Arts Center is now presenting a free, live and uncensored comedy-improv-variety show via the Zoom platform. Saturday Night Alive From The Bunker runs every Saturday evening at 10:00pm until further notice  - and it is recommended for mature audiences only!... READ ON

Comedy Dynamics has announced they will release the album for Gary Gulman: The Great Depresh, on May 15, 2020 through SiriusXM, Spotify, Amazon Music, Apple Music, Pandora, Tidal and more. The special originally debuted on HBO on October 5, 2019, and was directed by Michael Bonfiglio and produced by Judd Apatow.... READ ON

(SUMMIT, NJ) -- Dreamcatcher Repertory Theatre, professional Theatre in Residence at the Oakes Center in Summit, will offer an online Improv Class for adults and teens beginning May 2. In light of the social distancing order now in place, Dreamcatcher has restructured our class to accommodate a range of levels using the Zoom platform.... READ ON

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