In the News

Forbes – DECEMBER 6, 2018 – Where To Go Next: 14 Best Places To Travel In The US In 2019

The Sun Chronicle – NOVEMBER 30, 2018 – Lucy’s Legacy: a town where comedy reigns

RoadsideAmerica.com – NOVEMBER 29, 2018 – The National Comedy Center

The Epoch Times – NOVEMBER 22, 2018 – Chautauqua: America’s Newest Destination for Comedy Lovers

Boomer Magazine – OCTOBER 11, 2018 – New National Comedy Center in Jamestown, N.Y.

Pittsburgh Post Gazette – OCTOBER 5, 2018 – No joke: Jamestown NY is the home of new National Comedy Center

Condé Nast Traveler – SEPTEMBER 13, 2018 – The National Comedy Center Is an Unlikely Attraction That’s Putting Western New York Back on the Map

NY Times – AUGUST 3, 2018 – The National Comedy Center Opens, Jim Gaffigan Hologram and All

CityLab – AUGUST 3, 2018 – Who’s Laughing at Jamestown’s National Comedy Center?

Smithsonian Magazine – AUGUST 2, 2018 – A Massive New Museum Dedicated to Comedy Just Opened in Lucille Ball’s Hometown

AARP – AUGUST 2, 2018 – National Comedy Center Opens in Jamestown, NY

AP – AUGUST 2, 2018 – Aykroyd delivers motorcycle to National Comedy Center

Travel & Leisure – AUGUST 1, 2018 – A $50 Million Museum Dedicated to Comedy Just Opened in Lucille Ball’s Hometown

Wall Street Journal – JULY 31, 2018 – No Joke: A Museum About Comedy

RealClear Life – JULY 30, 2018 – A Comedy Museum Grows in Upstate New York

Associated Press – JULY 29, 2018 – Serious about laughter, National Comedy Center ready to open

WGN Radio – JULY 29, 2018 – National Comedy Center Executive Director Journey Gunderson: ‘There has Never Been a National Cultural Institution that Provides Comedy the Opportunity for Appreciation’

Buffalo News Gusto – JULY 28, 2018 – From pipe dream to game-changer: Jamestown’s National Comedy Center is days from reality

The Plain Dealer – JULY 27, 2018 – National Comedy Center in Jamestown, NY, gets the last laugh with engaging, entertaining museum: Preview

Buffalo Spree – JULY 27, 2018 – No Joke-Comedy Center puts Jamestown on national stage

Daily Beast – JULY 26, 2018 – Comedian Lewis Black: Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Is Not the Answer

The London Times – JULY 26, 2018 – America’s first joke museum built to honour Lucille Ball

Wall Street Journal – JULY 21, 2018 – This Museum Takes Jokes Seriously

Lonely Planet – JULY 19, 2018 – Why a small New York town is now home to the US National Comedy Center

Variety – JULY 18, 2018 – National Comedy Center Set to Open During Lucille Ball Fest

Playbill – JULY 18, 2018 – Lewis Black Wants You to Visit the New National Comedy Center

The Late Show with Stephen Colbert – JULY 17, 2018 – Lewis Black Wants You to Reclaim the Summer from Trump

Buffalo Business First – APRIL 26, 2018 – Comedy center’s no laughing matter

US News – APRIL 3, 2018 – National Comedy Center Announces August Opening

LA Times – APRIL 2, 2018 – Shelley Berman broke the mold for comics, now he’ll be remembered at the new National Comedy Center

The Interrobang – APRIL 2, 2018 – National Comedy Center Will Open Its Doors Aug 1; Schumer Seeking Congressional Designation

NPR – APRIL 2, 2018 – National Comedy Center in Jamestown to feature cutting-edge technology

The Buffalo News – MARCH 30, 2018 – Schumer backs national status for Jamestown comedy center

Buffalo Business First – MARCH 30, 2018 – ‘National’ status sought for Jamestown comedy center

NPR – FEBRUARY 26, 2018 – National Comedy Center builds credibility with Berman archive

Jewish Journal – FEBRUARY 8, 2018 – Moving & Shaking: Shelley Berman Celebrated, Spotlighting Mizrahi Jews

The Interrobang – FEBRUARY 1, 2018 – Shelley Berman Archive Will Be Featured at the National Comedy Center When It Opens This Year

Los Angeles Times – FEBRUARY 4, 2018 – National Comedy Center acquires Shelley Berman archives

The Interrobang – DECEMBER 22, 2017 – 11 Innovators Who Changed Comedy in 2017

Architectural Digest – JANUARY 8, 2018 – The 15 Most Noteworthy Museums Opening This Year

The Post-Journal – DECEMBER 25, 2017 – Rotary Club to Sponsor Exhibit At Comedy Center

The Interrobang – DECEMBER 17, 2017 – The Clubs Speak! The Best Stand Up Comedy Moments of 2017!

The Post-Journal – NOVEMBER 5, 2017 – Coming Attraction – Tour Highlights Progress of Comedy Center

TIME – SEPTEMBER 29, 2017 – Discover George Carlin’s Foolproof System for Organizing Ideas

New York Times – SEPTEMBER 5, 2017 – Heard the One About Jamestown? State Bets Comedy Can Spark a Revival

Paste Magazine – JULY 25, 2017 – The National Comedy Center to Preview George Carlin Archive During Lucille Ball Comedy Festival

Splitsider – JULY 31, 2017 – A Sneak Peek Inside the National Comedy Center’s George Carlin Archives

The Interrobang – AUGUST 11, 2017 – National Comedy Center Coming to Jamestown NY: 10 Reasons to Start Paying Attention

The Interrobang – AUGUST 4, 2017 – W. Kamau Bell Urges Privileged Crowd to “Cape Up” at Lucille Ball Comedy Fest

Buffalo News – JULY 26, 2017 – Jim Gaffigan and Kevin James highlight Lucy Comedy Fest

Buffalo News – AUGUST 4, 2017 – Jamestown wants to be the Cooperstown of Comedy. Seriously

Hollywood Reporter – MAY 11, 2016 – George Carlin Belongings Head to National Comedy Center

New York Times – MAY 11, 2016 – George Carlin’s Belongings Find New Home at National Comedy Center

NPR – MAY 11, 2016 – George Carlin’s ‘Stuff’ Gets A New Home At National Comedy Center

Buffalo News – DECEMBER 11, 2015 – More economic-development funding for Buffalo Niagara region

The Post-Journal – NOVEMBER 17, 2015 – Schumer Launches Push to Secure $3 Million For National Comedy Center

Rolling Stone – OCTOBER 23, 2015 – Andy Kaufman, Redd Foxx Holograms to Tour

New York Times – OCTOBER 23, 2015 – Andy Kaufman and Redd Foxx to Tour, Years After Death, as Holograms

New York Times – MAY 6, 2015 – Dead Comedy Will Perform Again – In Hologram Form

Washington Times – JUNE 28, 2015 – National Comedy Center Promises Laughs, Learning

Rolling Stone – MAY 6, 2015 – Dead Comedians to Perform Classic Standup as Holograms

NY Daily News – JULY 30, 2015 – National Comedy Center to break ground at Lucille Ball Festival this weekend in Jamestown

Washington Times – AUGUST 1, 2015 – Ground broken Saturday on National Comedy Center in Jamestown

I LOVE NY – AUGUST 1, 2015 – Governor Cuomo Announces Groundbreaking for National Comedy Center

Buffalo News – AUGUST 1, 2015 – Ground broken Saturday on National Comedy Center in Jamestown

New York Post – AUGUST 2, 2015 – Lucille Ball’s birthplace to get state-supported National Comedy Center

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