about us

Learn stand up comedy in a fun and supportive environment. Known as a community of comics, Laughing Buddha Comedy is the largest producer of Stand Up Comedy Shows and Open Mics in NYC with over 150 events a month.  Our comedy school has been featured on the front pages of the Wall Street Journal and the Tampa Bay Times, and named a top 10 Comedy Spot in NYC by USA Today We offer small classes led by professional instructors in a fun and supportive environment conveniently located in Manhattan.  We are the only major comedy school owned by a professional working comedian, Jeff Lawrence, and we include real stage time with our workshops. Our Open Mics are recognized around the world, and we offer multiple shows daily for you to get real audience feedback, the only way to learn comedy. Our New Talent Industry Showcases have featured stars such as Marc Maron, Dave Attell, Jim Gaffigan, Janeane Garofalo,  and Pete Davidson,  among others. 

If you have any questions feel free to contact us by phone at 212 982 6363 or email us at info@laughingbuddhacomedy.com


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