New York, NY (PRWEB) August 02, 2011
The 6th Annual New York’s Funniest Reporter Show (http://www.nyfunniestreporter.com) will take place on Saturday, August 20th at 5:30 pm at Comic Strip Live (1568 Second Ave). It will feature seven media professionals each doing five minutes of stand up comedy in order to raise money for the Humane Society of New York (http://www.humanesocietyny.org/). At the end of the night, a winner will be declared.
Competing in the show this year will be: Jane Velez-Mitchell (CNN Headline News), Greg Mocker (WPIX), Courtney Friel (Fox News), Adam Shapiro (Fox Business), Wendy Diamond (Animal Fair Magazine), Marlaina Schiavo (CNN), and Julia Melim (Hollywood.TV). 2010s NYFR Show Champion Lauren Sivan (News 12) will be performing but, not competing.
For many of the Reporters who appear in the show, this is their one-time dance with stand up comedy. Its a very rare occasion. Said Mark Goldman, Co-Producer of New Yorks Funniest Reporter Show.Tags: WPIX, Julia Melim, Marlaina Schiavo, New York