YONKERS, N.Y. – NoMa Productions will present the Yonkers Comedy Festival Nov. 11-14.
The festival will feature comedy contests and shows throughout the city.
“It’s time for the residents of Westchester to be proud of the comedic talent and comedy productions that have been right under their noses. Yonkers is the perfect city to showcase that talent,” said Frank Pellegrino, co-founder and president of NoMa. NoMa's co-founder and chief financial officer Rich DeLayo.
The Nov. 11 kickoff will feature two shows, one at Rory Dolan's where NoMa will be sending upwards of 100 comedians to the stage to perform during a 90 minute ‘speed show’. If successful, NoMa will be the first to document such an event and set the benchmark for a new world record category.
Here’s the full show schedule:
Nov. 11, 7:30 p.m., Yonkers Brewery, Comedy Showcase
Nov. 11, 8 p.m., Rory Dolan’s, Media Party/Kick Off, with a 9:30 p.m. Record Setting show.
Nov. 12, 8 p.m., Rivers Edge, Comedy Contest
Nov. 12, 9 p.m., La Lanterna, Comedy Contest
Nov. 13, 7 p.m., Silvios, Dinner and Comedy Show
Nov. 13, 8 p.m., Rory Dolan’s, Comedy Contest
Nov. 13, 9 p.m., Duo’s, Heckler Show
Nov. 14, 9:30 p.m., La Lanterna, Comedy Showcase
For more information, visit www.NoMaComedy.com
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