Press and Industry Passes Are Available On Request! Email Kambri@ballyhoopromotions.net for more info, or press materials on the festival or any of the groups.

2011 Festival Press

07/17/11 – Joonbug: Big Laughs At New York City’s SketchFest
07/15/11 – The Apiary: The Best Photos From SketchFest NYC
07/14/11 – Comedy Central Insider: Sketch Comedy Explosions Sear the UCB Theatre at SketchFestNYC 2011
07/14/11 – CUArts Blog: SketchFest NYC 2011
07/10/11 – Comedy Beat: NY Audiences ROTFLOL at SketchFest NYC
07/09/11 – GLOC: The X Factor – MEAT
07/02/11 – Time Out New York: SketchFest NYC – The Scripted Comedy Festival Gets Bigger

2009 Festival Press

06/23/09 – Download High Quality Press Pics for Our 2009 Groups
06/22/09 – IFC: SketchFestNYC – The Final Reckoning
06/19/09 – New York Press:  Hamming It Up
06/17/09 – Decider New York: Highlights from Sketchfest
06/17/09 – The Comedy Central Insider: Sketchfest New York City Was Awesome
06/16/09 – IFC: More Flesh from SketchFest
06/15/09 – Backstage: Sketch NYC 2009 Recap
06/15/09 – IFC: More Fresh Meat, Please
06/15/09 – The Comic’s Comic: Highlights from Sketchfest NYC 2009
06/13/09 – Backstage: Sketchfest NYC Preview – Murderfist
06/12/09 – IFC: It Looms – SketchfestNYC
06/10/09 – Bumpershine: Sketchfest NYC and New NY Theater for Sketches
06/10/09 – BestWeekEver.tv: Catch Me At Sketchfest
06/10/09 – Backstage: Sketchfest NYC Preview – The Money Kids
06/09/09 – Decider NY: L.A. comedy group Summer Of Tears really likes Teen Wolf
06/09/09 – Decider NY: A Guide To SketchFest
06/08/09 – Time Out NY: SketchFest NYC, Kasper Hauser, Comedy by the Numbers
06/04/09 – Encore Magazine: Etch-a-Sketch: Festival Draws Comedy to Big Apple
06/03/09 – AMC News: Kevin McDonald Interview
06/03/09 – Decider NY on SketchFest NYC
06/01/09 – 10 Best: Top June Events

2008 Festival Press

06/16/08 – Maximum Fun – SketchfestNYC: The Full Report
06/13/08 – The Apiary Interviews The Dance Party of Newfoundland
06/13/08 – Neighborbee Blog: FUNNY VOICES SketchfestNYC
06/12/08 – Back Stage SketchfestNYC Preview: ONN & The Sound of Young America
06/12/08 – Bumpershine – UCB Sketchfest Starts Tonight!
06/12/08 – LVHRD – NYC Sketchfest Starts Tonight
06/12/08 – Gothamist – Pencil This In
06/12/08 – NYPress – Comedy: The Spectacular Craptacular
06/12/08 – The Apiary Interviews Hey You Millionaires
06/11/08 – Village Voice – Voice Choices
06/11/08 – The Onion Agenda
06/11/08 – The Onion listing
06/11/08 – Back Stage Interviews TROOP!
06/11/08 – YouTube Comedy Creators Live At SketchfestNYC
06/10/08 – The Apiary Interviews Dirty Jeans & Thunderchief
06/10/08 – Back Stage Interview with Shayna Ferm of Fearsome
06/10/08 – AMNY Insider Pick

06/09/08 – The Apiary Interviews Backpack Picnic
06/09/08 – Back Stage Interview with Rue Brutalia
06/08/08 – Brooklyn Vegan


06/04/08 – Etch a Sketch – Backstage.com

To set up a piece on SketchFest NYC, or to interview or review of any of the groups involved, please feel free to contact us by e-mail, or call Alexander Zalben at (347) 742-8562.

2007 Festival Press

06/10/07 – HyReviews.com: SketchFest NYC Wrap-Up
06/09/07 – SketchFest Seattle Blog: SketchFest NYC Day 3
06/08/07 – The New York Times: Feature on SketchFest NYC
06/08/07 – SketchFest Seattle Blog: SketchFest NYC Day 2
06/08/07 – AM New York: Nothing Sketchy About These Comics
06/08/07 – NYTheatre.com: Review of SketchFest NYC
06/07/07 – SketchFest Seattle Blog: SketchFest NYC Day 1
06/07/07 – The Apiary: 2007 SketchFest NYC News & Buzz – Volume 2
06/07/07 – Dead Frog: SketchFest NYC Thursday
06/07/07 – Whats Up NYC: Laugh, Dammit!
06/07/07 – The Apiary: Inside With Dusty Warren
06/07/07 – New York Magazine Vulture Blog: Andy Goldsworthy, ÔIn the Heights,Õ and Comedic Meat From Chicago
06/06/07 – Village Voice: The Sunday Comics
06/06/07 – NY Press: A Long Stretch of Sketch
06/06/07 – Comedy Central Insider: Live NYC Comedy Action
06/06/07 – Hello Hilarious: It Is Here, YAAAAAY! – Countdown to SFNYC
06/05/07 – The Apiary: 2007 SketchFest NYC News & Buzz – Volume 1
06/04/07 – New York Magazine: The Agenda
06/01/07 – Upstage Magazine: SketchFest NYC Cover Story
05/31/07 – Hello Hilarious: Love, Friendship, SketchFest! or Oh God Gross – Countdown to SFNYC
05/20/07 – Hello Hilarious: Two Girls for $5 – Countdown to SketchFest NYC
05/14/07 – Back Stage: SketchFest NYC Announces 3rd Year Lineup
05/09/07 – Hello Hilarious: An Interview With Karla – Countdown to SketchFest NYC
05/07/07 – UpStage Magazine: NEW YORK’S THIRD ANNUAL NATIONAL SKETCH COMEDY FESTIVAL TO OPEN ON JUNE 7TH
10/02/06 – Back Stage: SketchFest NYC Seeks Sketchy Submissions

2006 Festival Press


Check Out Coverage of SketchFest NYC throughout the weekend on Vidocity!



06/19 – The Joke Project
06/16 – Vidocity: Fempyre
06/14 – Vidocity: The Royal We – Corporate Rap Battle
06/13 – CC Insider: SketchFest NYC Video Clips
06/12 – Vidocity: Cody Rivers Show
06/11 – Vidocity: Madame Funnypants
06/10 – Uncool Kids: SketchFest NYC
06/09 – The Apiary: Opening Night @ The Soho Playhouse
06/09 – Vidocity: SketchFest NYC/The Royal We
06/08 – Gothamist: Pencil This In
06/08 – AM New York: Must See
06/08 – The Sound of Young America: Fempyre Interview
06/07 – CC Insider: Salacious SketchFest Gossip – Volume 3
06/07 – The Apiary: SketchFest Press Highlights
06/07 – Time Out NY: Sketchy Behavior
06/07 – The Apiary: Flaming Box of Stuff Burns Out, But the Embers Still Glow
06/07 – The Sound of Young America: Ten West Interview
06/06 – Gelf Magazine: Gotham’s SketchFest Returns
06/06 – Vidocity: SketchFest NYC
06/05 – Dead Frog: Interview w/Alex Zalben, SketchFest NYC
06/05 – CC Insider: Salacious SketchFest NYC Gossip – Volume 2
06/04 – Fungenda: Megapost – June 5-11
06/03 – The Sound of Young America: Podcast – Put-Ons
06/02 – AOL CityGuide Listing
06/01 – The Apiary: Salacious SketchFest NYC Gossip – Volume 1
05/18 – Gothamist: Interview with Alexander Zalben
05/06 – The Sound of Young America: Podcast – Joketacular
05/04 – Backstage: SketchFest Tickets Go On Sale May 5
05/04 – The Apiary: SketchFest NYC Announces Full Line-Up
04/24 – Backstage: SketchFest NYC Announces Full Line-Up

2005 Festival Press

Gelf Magazine

Overheard at SketchFest NYC

Gotham Gets Its Sketchfest

The Apiary

SketchFest NYC Wrap-Up

Recap: SketchFest NYC – Opening Night – 6/9/05

We’re Running a National Comedy Festival, Part II

We’re Running a National Comedy Festival, Part I

Comedy Festival Mania to Sizzle Manhattan in Coming Months

The Onion AV Club

Comedy Pick

Gawker

To Do: BWE Live, Sketchfest, Or Mr. T Dolls

Gothamist

Comedy Slam and Sketchfest NYC up this week!

Monica! No Longer Just a Handbag Designer/ West Village Fixture, Now a Musical

Flavorpill

Flavorpill Weekly Pick

About.com

Sketch Comedy Festival Tonight and Saturday

AM New York

Listing for SketchFest NYC

Blog Chelsea

Blog Chelsea Listing

Non-NYC Press

‘Hypnagogia!’ writer and performer knows the word well – Seattle PI

Xtreme Theater League! promises shocking moments – The Daily (U. of Washington-Seattle)

Event to Benefit the ACT One Scholarship Fund Featuring Bay Area Sketch Comedy Powerhouse Killing My Lobster – SF Station