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Jay Leno loves our Interns!

Are you a new comedian looking to establish yourself in the NYC comedy world? Do you want to be affiliated with the best comedy clubs in NYC? Do you want to appear on the Tonight Show with Jay Leno?

Join our intern program and get started today, its as simple as 1,2,3!

  1. Contact Eric and let him know your are interested in becoming an intern
  2. Work 3 to 4 ours one night a week at one of our clubs
  3. Perform weekly on one of out Prime Time Shows!

Many of our interns have performed on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, Letterman, Jimmy Fallon and Craig Ferguson. Last year a former intern who was working for us only 4 years ago, got their big break on Leno.

So what are you waiting on—email TODAY and jump start your comedy career!

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Mission Statement

New York Comedy World strives to be a one stop show for everything in the New York Comedy scene…It is a site where you can purchase tickets to some of New York’s best Stand Up venues…We also sell tickets to New York’s best Improv, Sketch and One-Person shows…

There is a Comedian Resource section…This is a place where comics may be able to see choices in Comedy Schools, Seminars, Open Mics, New Talent Showcase & Industry Showcases…It also features Gigmomma, a new and innovative site that matches performers with people looking for talent…

It is also filled with additional content…You will find info on stand up comedy festivals, great podcasts, featured articles by great columnists about the comedy business. And some very funny videos…We hope you enjoy!