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The Wall Street Journal Praises NYCF

By admin on November 9th, 2011
November 9th, 2011

Tonight, The New York Comedy Festival and the Bob Woodruff Foundation hold the annual ‘Stand Up For Heroes’ gala at the Beacon Theatre. Check out this great article from the Wall Street Journal regarding the show and tune in to Nightline on ABC tonight to see coverage of the event!

November 10th, 2011

The annual Stand Up For Heroes benefit show kicked off the New York Comedy Festival last night and Rolling Stone was on hand to cover the festivities. Check out their article praising the event, which included appearances by Jim Gaffigan, Ricky Gervais, Jon Stewart, Bruce Springsteen and President Bill Clinton (amongst others).

The Comedy Polls Are Open Late

By admin on November 12th, 2012
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November 12th, 2012

By Stephanie Goodman, November 12, 2012 THE NEW YORK TIMES

November 11th, 2011

The Boss himself, Bruce Springsteen, gave an amazing performance at Stand Up For Heroes – as did Jon Stewart, Jim Gaffigan, Ricky Gervais and President Bill Clinton! To read more about the benefit for the Bob Woodruff Foundation, click here!

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November 9th, 2012

By John Carucci, November 9, 2012 ASSOCIATED PRESS

November 14th, 2011

Amongst the backstage chaos and the arrivals of celebrities and world leaders ranging from Bill Clinton to Bruce Springsteen, Jim Gaffigan to Diane Sawyer — Cindy Adams of Page Six was covering the “Stand Up For Heroes” benefit show which kicked off the New York Comedy Festival.

Check out her report here!

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November 9th, 2012

By Bennett Marcus, November 9, 2012 VANITY FAIR