NO Comedy Festival

New Orleans Comedy Arts Festival will celebrate their 7th year with performances from Danny Pudi (Nbc’s “Community”), Rasika Mathur (Mtv’s “Wild n’ out”), Neil Hamburger, (Jimmy Kimmel live), Ranjit Souri (NPR), Mark Normand, (Conan), and “A Kiss From Daddy”- the hot UCBla sketch comedy group whose members have been on Funny or Die’s “Drunk History” and “Comedy Bang-Bang”
This festival gives regional comics a chance to perform, opening for big names, while being scouted by top industry. This year’s industry include Comedy Central, Adult Swim, Apostle Management, and the People Store Atlanta, just to name a few.
Shows will be at La nuit comedy theater, 5039 Freret st, and at Nola Brewing 3001 Tcoupitoulas ave.
Tickets or all-festival passes may be purchased at www.neworleanscomedyartsfestival.com or at www.nolacomedy.com

Dates are Feb 12-14.
This is the first year that the festival will also feature a short film festival segment, with a $500 prize for the best film.
Media contact: Yvonne Landry- 504-231-7011