Comedy vs Cancer


Comedy vs Cancer 2021

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.

Special thanks to our event founders — Niccole and Jeremy Kroll, and Jennifer Rogers and Robert Carlock — for their relentless dedication to ending blood cancers.



Thank you to Comedy vs Cancer’s corporate sponsors for their partnership in advancing lifesaving blood cancer research initiatives.

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

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.

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.