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  • "Gold charms a restive audience with almost mesmeric ability."

    — Village Voice

    Village Voice
  • "Gold's show is a genuine mitzvah."

    — Time Out New York

    Time Out New York
  • "The show is riotously funny and ultimately quite moving."

    — Hollywood Reporter

    Hollywood Reporter
  • "Judy Gold captures the audience from the moment she opens her mouth. She seamlessly weaves anecdotes from her own life with snippets from interviews conducted with 50 Jewish mothers across the United States. The result is fiercely funny, honest and moving."

    — New York Times

    New York Times
  • “Judy’s humor shines from beginning to end!”

    — Adaumbelle’s Quest

    Adaumbelle’s Quest

Why Judy Gold Lives on the Upper West Side

By West Side Rag

Judy Gold describes herself as a comedian, actor, writer, host and big mouth. She has written and starred in two critically acclaimed Off-Broadway hit shows and her TV appearances include Comedy Central’s “Broad City”, “Louie”, “30 Rock”, “2 Broke Girls”, and numerous other special appearances. She has won the GLAAD Award, a Drama Desk Award and two Emmy Awards. Judy has lived on the Upper West Side since 1984 but if you haven’t run in to her yet at Barney Greengrass on Amsterdam and 87th (a favorite) you can catch her performing live at Feinstein’s/54 Below March 11, 12 and 18, 2016.


New Video Series Puts Unfiltered Side Of Motherhood On Display

By The Huffington Post

A new series from Scary Mommy features moms talking about the best and worst parts of motherhood — hilarity, rants and all. For comedian Judy Gold, the emphasis is on the comedy.

A Web series called “Motherf*&@!ng Motherhood” showcases moms opening up about their parenting styles and offering advice to fellow parents. In its first installment directed by Jessica Pilot, Gold talked about being a mom for more than 19 years.


Comedian Judy Gold talks family, stand-up, writing material, and more

By Jewish Journal

As discussed in Part 1 of my Q&A with comedian Judy Gold, family has played a major role in her long-term success as a comic. Beyond her steady work as a headliner in stand-up clubs and theaters, Judy has hosted shows on HBO and Nickelodeon while also the star and writer behind a number of award-winning off-Broadway productions. She has been the recipient of two Emmys, one GLAAD Award and one CableACE Award, yet keeps plowing ahead with new projects, including her popular Kill Me Now podcast.


Bette Midler, Sandra Bernhard and 7 Other Jewish Celebs React to SOTU

By Forward.com

Jewish celebrities and other famous Tribe voices took to social media largely to praise President Barack Obama for what was his final State of the Union address. Some were overtly political; others funny; and some took aim at the Republican delivering the opposition party’s response: South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley.

Judy’s Tweets:


Humbug as a Holiday Enhancer - "Merry Hanukkah With Judy Gold"

By The New York Times

Judy Gold, an underappreciated gem of the New York comedy scene, returns to Carolines on Broadway with her annual Christmastime shows, filling this slow entertainment week with stories and stand-up of the holidays from a Jewish perspective. She’ll be supported by Josh Gondelman and David Feldman. (Wednesday at 7:30 p.m., Thursday at 7 p.m., and next Friday at 8 p.m.; Carolines on Broadway, 1626 Broadway, at West 49th Street; 212-757-4100; carolines.com; $31.25 to $103.50.)