Pincus-Roth, Zachary
March 2004
Daily Variety;3/10/2004, Vol. 282 Issue 53, p12
Trade Publication
Highlights the announcement of New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg about the creation of the New York Comedy Festival to be held November 9, 13, 2004. Brainchild of Caroline Hirsch, owner and president of standup venue Carolines on Broadway; Partnership of Hirsch with nonprofit tourism marketing organization NYC & Co. and entertainment development and marketing firm Alliance to produce the event; Marketing costs.


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