School of Comedy to open later this fall

Gotham-based comedy club Carolines on Broadway has tapped Linda Smith as its director of new talent.

Smith will also oversee the newly established Carolines School of Comedy, which will open later this fall.

Smith is a three-time Emmy nominee for her work as a staff writer on “The Rosie O’Donnell Show.” She also served as a producer on “The Caroline Rhea Show.”

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