June 7, 2007

Industry & Video Arrive at SketchFest

The founder of New York's sketch festival seeks continuity of comedy amid big changes in the industry and corporate interest in his baby.

Keith Huang

Since Gelf last covered SketchFest NYC, sketch-comedy troupes have jumped on the surge in popularity for online-video sites to promote their work like never before. For Alex Zalben, the founder and co-producer of New York's live sketch-comedy festival that launches Thursday, June 7, that doesn't diminish the value of live performance. Instead it means he expects troupes to deliver comedic surprises during their live performances.

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