The annual New York Comedy Festival returns this November from the 10th through the 15th, and today the festival announced its list of headliners. According to The Wrap, this year’s festival will feature Sarah Silverman, Trevor Noah, Bill Maher, Judd Apatow, Patton Oswalt, Nathan Fielder, Iliza Shlesinger, Kathy Griffin, Billy Crystal, Margaret Cho, Bill Burr, Gabriel Iglesias, John Leguizamo, Norm Macdonald, and Kumail Nanjiani.
Over 200 comedians will perform during the five-day festival at venues like Madison Square Garden, Carnegie Hall, and the Brooklyn Academy of Music, and the lineup also includes panels like “An Evening with the Late Show with David Letterman Writers,” “Clown Panties and Other Unpleasant Truths: An Evening with Inside Amy Schumer,” and a Nathan for You panel with a sneak peek from the new season. Tickets will be available to purchase via the NYCF website on August 11th.
See the tenative NYCF schedule below:
WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 11 A CONVERSATION WITH PATTON OSWALT – 7:30PM – 92ND STREET Y MARGARET CHO – THERE’S NO I IN TEAM BUT THERE’S A CHO IN PSYCHO – 8PM – TOWN HALL THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 12 NATHAN FIELDER - NATHAN FOR YOU – SNEAK PEAK AND Q & A – 7:30PM – NYU SKIRBALL CENTER NORM MACDONALD – 7:30 PM – CAROLINES ON BROADWAY (PERFORMING THROUGH SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 15) A CONVERSATION WITH BILLY CRYSTAL AND DAVID STEINBERG – 8PM – TOWN HALL KATHY GRIFFIN: LIKE A BOSS – 8PM – CARNEGIE HALL GABRIEL IGLESIAS PRESENTS: COMEDIANS OF STAND UP REVOLUTION – 8PM – BEACON THEATRE KUMAIL NANJIANI – 10:00PM – NYU SKIRBALL CENTER FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 13 SARAH SILVERMAN AND FRIENDS – 8PM – BAM ILIZA SHLESINGER – 8PM – NYU SKIRBALL CENTER JOHN LEGUIZAMO IN CONVERSATION – 8PM – 92ND STREET Y SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 14 JUDD APATOW AND FRIENDS — 7PM – CARNEGIE HALL TREVOR NOAH – 7PM – TOWN HALL AN EVENING WITH BILL MAHER – 8PM – THE THEATRE AT MADISON SQUARE GARDEN BILL BURR: DOES ANYBODY REMEMBER LAUGHTER? — 8PM — MADISON SQUARE GARDEN