Coney Island Comedy Festival is an annual celebration of comedy and community, based in the Coney Island neighborhood. The 2021 Coney Island Comedy Festival consists of two competitions – a One Liner Joke Competition, which is open to the public, as well as the main event, a Live Stand Up Competition where contestants compete to win it all. The shows consist of amatuare contestants and professional comedians.
2021 KeyBank Rochester Fringe Festival Since its debut in 2012, the Fringe has drawn more than a half million visitors from all over the world to nearly 4,000 diverse performances and events. In fact, Rochester’s not-for-profit Fringe has become one of the largest and most successful fringe festivals in the nation, the largest multi-disciplinary performing arts festival in New York State, and one of the region’s most anticipated festivals each year.
Showcasing the Diversity of New York City Comedy Circuits. Once a week on Sunday’s Stand Up Comedians from NYC clubs, urban, indi, alternative, hipster ... circuits come together to perform on “The Funnies NYC” making it the most diverse show in NYC. In 2019 “ The Funnies NYC “ was a part of Harlem Comedy Festival and Coney Island Comedy Festival; in 2020 the show was part of 2020 KeyBank Rochester Fringe Festival