City-wide event attracts top talent
Dane Cook, Andy Samberg and Artie Lange have been added to the lineup of the New York Comedy Festival.The fest, which takes place Nov. 4-8, had already announced Ricky Gervais, Tracy Morgan and Bill Maher (Daily Variety, June 18). Cook will perform Nov. 5 at Madison Square Garden while Gervais does his set at Carnegie Hall the same day. Other performers will offer standup at Gotham’s Beacon Theater, Avery Fisher Hall and Town Hall. Carolines on Broadway and United Entertainment Group are producers. Comedy Central is taping several comedians for future specials.