Caroline Hirsch is the owner of her influential namesake comedy club on Broadway. She founded the club 35 years ago and helped launch the career of many of today’s biggest comedy stars, including Jay Leno and Jerry Seinfeld. She also founded the New York Comedy festival, which starts its 15th year on November 5. She gives Pat Kiernan a preview of the festival and discusses her legendary career.

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