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    NY Comedy Festival Announces Dates and 'Funniest Stand-Up' Contest

    In addition to its lineup of top comedians, the ninth annual NYCF also includes "Comics to Watch" showcase and "New York’s Funniest Stand-Up" competition.

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    Best of the Week Ahead: Oct. 31- Nov. 6

    The 10th annual New York Comedy Festival, Carolyn Quinn’s new biography of Rose "Mama Rose" Hovick, Bill Condon directing "Side Show" at the La Jolla Playhouse, Classic Stage Company's open rehearsal series presents "Julius Caesar", and cult-classic "The Wicker Man: The Final Cut" in theaters in L.A ...

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    7 Comics to Catch at the N.Y. Comedy Festival

    Running Nov. 10–15, the 12th annual New York Comedy Festival will gather some of comedy’s biggest names, including Billy Crystal, Sarah Silverman, and Kathy Griffin, and give audiences the chance to see them live, everywhere from Carnegie Hall to Caroline’s On Broadway.