About the show
Entering its 8th year and following up it’s most successful edition yet, NYC SketchFest is New York City’s premier sketch comedy festival and one of the nations largest. Last year’s edition featured over 120 teams from 16 states and 3 countries and captured the energy of the exploding NYC sketch comedy scene. This years festival is focused on bringing together the very best of NYC sketch comedy with emerging talent and headliners from around the world.
Past NYC SketchFests has featured such talent as Kristen Schaal, AzN Pop, Judah Friedlander, Asperger’s Are Us, John Reynolds, MurderFist, Mark Normand, Dion Flynn, The Chris and Paul Show, Harvard Sailing Team, Bowen Yang and Matt Rodgers, Kids These Days, Ziwe, Larry Owens, OSFUG and Tuff Boys.
NYC SketchFest is a weekend jam packed with parties, workshops and the best sketch groups this exploding scene has to offer and we can’t wait to see you there!
ABOUT THE TEAMS:
Backdoor Barbecue is a New York City based sketch comedy group that invites a new cast to roll up their sleeves and cook up a unique, brand new comedy revue each and every show! While we may shake up some of the key ingredients, Backdoor Barbecue always serves up high-energy and tightly-structured sketches that is perfect for all comedic palettes, and features musical performances, character bits, monologue joke segments, and more!