Jan 31

Funny People Who Happen To Be Women Panel

Wonder what it’s like to work behind the scenes in comedy? Tired of Vanity Fair photo shoots and state of the media reports pissing you off? Do you identify as a woman?* Then join us for the first installment of the Funny People Who Happen To Be Women panel series: Producers/Creators.

The Funny People Who Happen To Be Women panel series provides inspiring comedy writers, producers and directors an opportunity to learn and interact with comedians that look like them.

The panel will be audience driven so bring those questions/frustrations!

Our Producers/Creators are:
Carol Hartsell, Digital Associate Producer at “The Late Show with Stephen Colbert”
Elizabeth Plank, Senior Correspondent at “Mic” and creator/host of “Flip the Script”
Kaitlin Fontana, creator of “The Box Show” and writer at “VH1 ”
Nadia Parvez Manzoor, Creator of “Burq Off!” and “Shugs&Fats”

Moderated by Sharron Paul and Ana Maria Defillo.
Produced by Ana Maria Defillo and Georgie Caldwell.

Event: Funny People Who Happen To Be Women Panel
Date: Saturday, January 30 at 6:00PM
Location: PIT Loft 154 W 29th St NYC, 10001
Tickets: Free

Jan 26

Alfredo: Late Show Writers Improv at UCB Theatre NY

UCB NY Theatre

Event: Alfredo: Late Show Writers Improv
Date: Thursday, January 28 at 9:30PM and Thursday, February 25 at 9:30PM
Location: UCB Theatre NY at 307 W. 26th St., New York
Tickets: $5.00

**Featuring: Mike Brumm, Nate Charny, Eric Drysdale, Rob Dubbin, Ariel Dumas, Gabe Gronli, Barry Julien, Jay Katsir, Daniel Kibblesmith, Opus Moreschi, Tom Purcell, Jen Spyra, Brian Stack

Nov 01

Six Degrees: October 2015 Catch Up

Six Degrees of Stephen Colbert Welcome to the ‘Six Degrees Catch Up Edition’ featuring all the latest happenings and goings on in the world of ‘Daily Show’ and ‘Colbert Report’ staff and ‘Friends of the Show’.


In this month’s catch up we have new books from Father James Martin and Tracey Stewart, Max Werner is writing a new TV show, Jimmy Fallon has a new clothing line, Jon Stewart talks life after ‘The Daily Show’, and Conan O’Brien takes his show abroad.

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Oct 02

Six Degrees: September 2015 Catch Up

Six Degrees of Stephen Colbert Welcome to the ‘Six Degrees Catch Up Edition’ featuring all the latest happenings and goings on in the world of ‘Daily Show’ and ‘Colbert Report’ staff and ‘Friends of the Show’.


In this month’s catch up we have interviews with Brian Stack, Elliott Kalan, and Jon Batiste, a new humour piece from David Sedaris, events featuring Jon Stewart, Larry Wilmore and Trevor Noah, and Mindy Kaling writes about working with Stephen Colbert in her new book, ‘Why Not Me?‘.

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Sep 01

Six Degrees: August 2015 Catch Up

Six Degrees of Stephen Colbert Welcome to the ‘Six Degrees Catch Up Edition’ featuring all the latest happenings and goings on in the world of ‘Daily Show’ and ‘Colbert Report’ staff and ‘Friends of the Show’.


In this month’s catch we have interviews with Jon Batiste and Jon Stewart, new humour pieces from Frank Lesser, Brian Stack is featured in a new documentary, Amy Sedaris is back on television, ticket details for performance by Daniel Kibblesmith and Jon Batiste, and Jon Stewart gets in the ring at WWE SummerSlam.

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Jul 31

Six Degrees: July 2015 Catch Up

Six Degrees of Stephen Colbert Welcome to the ‘Six Degrees Catch Up Edition’ featuring all the latest happenings and goings on in the world of ‘Daily Show’ and ‘Colbert Report’ staff and ‘Friends of the Show’.


In this month’s catch we have interviews with Amy Sedaris and Frank Lesser, casting news for John Oliver, new humour pieces from Frank Lesser and Michael Brumm, David Sedaris is back on BBC Radio, and Daniel Kibblesmith is co-writing a new comic book.

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Jul 06

Six Degrees: June 2015 Catch Up

Six Degrees of Stephen Colbert Welcome to the ‘Six Degrees Catch Up Edition’ featuring all the latest happenings and goings on in the world of ‘Daily Show’ and ‘Colbert Report’ staff and ‘Friends of the Show’.


In this month’s catch we have interviews with Frank Lesser, Peter Gwinn, Cullen Crawford, David Sedaris, Jessica Williams and Samantha Bee, new books from Father James Martin and Jimmy Fallon, and Jon Batiste & Stay Human are gearing up perform at MOMA Nights.

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Jun 02

Six Degrees: May 2015 Catch Up

Six Degrees of Stephen Colbert Welcome to the ‘Six Degrees Catch Up Edition’ featuring all the latest happenings and goings on in the world of ‘Daily Show’ and ‘Colbert Report’ staff and ‘Friends of the Show’.


In this month’s catch up we have interviews with Amy Sedaris, David Sedaris guest hosts ‘Selected Shorts’, Peter Gwinn has written a new article, Samantha Bee and Conan O’Brien have new shows headed to TBS, and the Montclair Film Festival gets a new permanent home.

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