1. If you’re looking for a way to help hurricane victims and also celebrate laughter and resilience, come to this very special evening at 92nd Street Y.
"Joy Behar’s Comics with Benefits" will feature a rare stand-up routine from Behar herself, as well as comedy from her friends including Andy Borowitz, winner of the first National Press Club award for humor, Emmy-Award winning actress Judy Gold, Darrell Hammond, Susie Essman, Mario Cantone, John Fugelsang, Wendy Williams, Rosie Perez, Sherri Shepherd and Dee Snider in addition to other notable names in the worlds of TV, film, theater and music. Current co-founder Vice President Al Gore and actress and singer Liza Minnelli; Comedy Central’s Stephen Colbert and others will appear in special videotaped segments during the event.
100% of the proceeds will benefit two local charities, which are providing hurricane Sandy relief: UJA-Federation of New York, which cares for people in need, and Rebuilding Together, which repairs and renovates damaged homes.

    If you’re looking for a way to help hurricane victims and also celebrate laughter and resilience, come to this very special evening at 92nd Street Y.

    "Joy Behar’s Comics with Benefits" will feature a rare stand-up routine from Behar herself, as well as comedy from her friends including Andy Borowitz, winner of the first National Press Club award for humor, Emmy-Award winning actress Judy Gold, Darrell Hammond, Susie Essman, Mario Cantone, John Fugelsang, Wendy Williams, Rosie Perez, Sherri Shepherd and Dee Snider in addition to other notable names in the worlds of TV, film, theater and music. Current co-founder Vice President Al Gore and actress and singer Liza Minnelli; Comedy Central’s Stephen Colbert and others will appear in special videotaped segments during the event.

    100% of the proceeds will benefit two local charities, which are providing hurricane Sandy relief: UJA-Federation of New York, which cares for people in need, and Rebuilding Together, which repairs and renovates damaged homes.

  2. comedycentral:

An Evening with Stephen Colbert - 92nd Street Y

In celebration of the launch of Stephen Colbert’s America Again: Re-Becoming The Greatness We Never Weren’t, join the #1 New York Times best selling author and acclaimed talk show host as he explains why America is perfect and how we can fix it.
Book signing to follow.

You should go to this. Unless, of course, you don’t not hate America.
Click the image for ticket information.

His talk sold out the last time he was here in 2007. It’s a safe bet that will happen again. Act fast!

    comedycentral:

    An Evening with Stephen Colbert - 92nd Street Y

    In celebration of the launch of Stephen Colbert’s America Again: Re-Becoming The Greatness We Never Weren’t, join the #1 New York Times best selling author and acclaimed talk show host as he explains why America is perfect and how we can fix it.

    Book signing to follow.

    You should go to this. Unless, of course, you don’t not hate America.

    Click the image for ticket information.

    His talk sold out the last time he was here in 2007. It’s a safe bet that will happen again. Act fast!

  3. If you don’t get the print version of the New York Times, here’s a view of the front page of today’s Arts section with a story on literary lions, many who are appearing at 92Y this fall, including Michael Chabon, Zadie Smith, Salman Rushdie, Tom Wolfe, Junot Diaz, Barbara Kingsolver, Bob Woodward and Jeffrey Toobin.

    And if you turn a couple pages, you’ll see a full-page ad announcing our new season of talks, readings and concerts. Big names like Geoffrey Rush (tonight!), Stephen Colbert, Jack Black, Alicia Keys, Diane von Furstenberg, Cyndi Lauper, Wyclef Jean, Lang Lang, András Schiff and much more. Many events have discounted pricing for anyone 35 and under.

    (Source: 92Y.org)