2018 NY Comedy Fest adds 100+ shows to lineup (Cameron Esposito, Goatface, Lisa Lampanelli, more)
The 2018 edition of the New York Comedy Festival runs from November 5-11 across multiple NYC venues, and features shows from a wide array of great comedians. The fest already had an impressive lineup on their hands, and 100 more shows have recently been added to the festival's schedule. Among these newly-announced acts include Cameron Esposito, Lisa Lampanelli, Ronny Chieng, Black Thought, Jen Kirkman, Charlamagne Tha God and Andrew Schulz, Catherine Cohen, Greta Titelman, Benito Skinner, Michelle Collins, Rebecca Vigil, and Laff Mobb’s Laff Tracks, among tons of others.
Also added to the festival lineup is Goatface, the comedy group of Hasan Minhaj (who's also touring on his own), Asif Ali, Aristotle Athiras, and Fahim Anwar. The group, who have been making online content together for years, recently scored an hour-long special at Comedy Central. The group will appear together at Gramercy Theatre on November 10 (tickets).
Previously-announced acts include Tracy Morgan, Conan O'Brien, Marc Maron, Bill Burr, David Cross, Dan Harmon's Harmontown podcast, Queer Eye's Jonathan Van Ness & Antoni Porowski, and the annual Stand Up For Heroes benefit with Bruce Springsteen, Jon Stewart, Seth Meyers, Jim Gaffigan, and others.
Get the current NYCF 2018 lineup and schedule HERE, and you can check out the initial lineup announcement video featuring Conan O'Brien below. Tickets are on sale now for shows at Gramercy Theatre and Warsaw.