John Oliver Friends This Weekend (Free Comedy Taping)

John Oliver and Friends

I was going to post about this when I first saw it, but then I forgot, and was only reminded about it last night. Unfortunately, tickets the first two tapings of the new Comedy Central series “John Oliver & Friends” are sold out, but there are still some left for Sunday night. (Note to the uninitiated, if you really want to see these shows, I’d just show up.) Check out the lineup below, details on how to get tickets after the jump:

Friday, Oct. 23 – 6:45 PM – NO TIX LEFT
Marc Maron, Janeane Garofalo, Maria Bamford, Hannibal Buress, Pete Holmes, Amy Schumer

Saturday, Oct. 24 – 7:45 PM – NO TIX LEFT
Paul F. Thompkins, Eugene Mirman, Maria Bamford, Greg Fitzsimmons, Chris Hardwick, Nick Kroll

Sunday, Oct. 25 – 5:45 PM
Brian Posehn, Kristen Schaal, Matt Braunger, Chris Hardwick, Hari Kondabolu, Mary Lynn Rajskub


PLEASE NOTE YOU MUST LIVE IN THE NYC AREA AND BE 18 YEARS OR OLDER TO BE ELIGIBLE FOR TICKETS. As always tickets are complimentary for this event.

For tickets to this exclusive free, live COMEDY CENTRAL show, please email us at with the following information in both the subject line and body of your email:

1. Your full name
2. Your email address
One which will not put our reply to you in your junk folder. If you have your email account with big ISPs like (,,, etc.) please check your spam box, or add our domain – – to your white list or address book.
3. Your phone number(s)
4. Which show or shows you can attend. If you can attend any of the shows put “ANY SHOW”.
PLEASE REFER TO THE SHOW SCHEDULE ABOVE. The more flexible you are about which show you can attend the more likely it is you will receive tickets.
5. 2 tickets is the maximum number we can allow per request. Thanks

Example: Chris Rock / / (212 ) 555-1212 / ANY SHOW /2 tickets

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The show will last approximately 2 hours and you must stay with us for the entire taping.

We will contact you via email with a detailed confirmation if there are tickets available. You should hear from us within a few days of your request but at latest by 7PM on FRIDAY, OCTOBER 22nd. PLEASE DO NOT EMAIL US DUPLICATE REQUESTS. If you must email us again please put “2ND REQUEST” in the subject line of your email. Thanks.

Come join us for Comedy Central’s “STAND-UP COMEDY WITH JOHN OLIVER AND FRIENDS”. You are guaranteed a fantastic night of comedy!!