Comedy vs Cancer

Thank you to all who joined us for Comedy vs Cancer — Underground.

Mark your calendar because Comedy vs Cancer returns to Jazz at Lincoln Center on April 20, 2023. Our marquee event will be hosted by Nick Kroll and feature performances by Tina Fey, Colin Quinn, and other all-star comedians.

A special shout-out to our event founders — Niccole Kroll, Jeremy Kroll, Jennifer Rogers, and Robert Carlock — for their relentless dedication to ending blood cancer.


Become a Sponsor

Comedy vs Cancer is made possible by the support of generous sponsors. Find out how you can accelerate lifesaving blood cancer research at MSK.

The Impact

Comedy vs Cancer’s inaugural event raised more than $1 million for blood cancer research at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center. Learn how one night of humor is transforming cancer care for patients everywhere.

Past Events

2021 Highlights

On Thursday, September 23, Nick Kroll returned alongside Michael Birbiglia, Ronny Chieng, Rachel Feinstein, and Roy Wood Jr. for an evening of humor and hope. This year’s event was a socially distanced affair at Pier 17.

2020 Highlights

Saturday Night on Broadway, a virtual concert held during the COVID-19 pandemic, featured some of Broadway’s top talent as well as special cameos by comedians, in the true spirit of Comedy vs Cancer.

2019 Highlights

On Tuesday, May 14, 2019, Nick Kroll, Hannibal Buress, Tina Fey, Jim Gaffigan, Seth Meyers, John Mulaney, Jason Mantzoukas, and Jaboukie Young-White took the stage to outwit blood cancers, raising over $1 million.