Carolyn Castiglia is a stand-up comedian known for her hilarious riffing and crowd work, wild storytelling, and her incredible ability to freestyle rap. Carolyn has appeared on VH1, MTV2, Comedy Central, nbc, WE tv, Lifetime, FYI, food network, and more. she was featured nightly as NickMom's “Ultimate Sports Mom,” and she is a frequent guest commentator on HLN.
she's ALSO the host and creator of the live talk show, right NOW! with carolyn castiglia, which ran at The Slipper Room and Union Hall in New York City, and has aired on BRIC TV.
Carolyn regularly performs all over new york, at RENOWNED venues like Joe’s Pub, Symphony Space, Ars Nova, ucb, the creek and the cave, the pit, The Bell House, and littlefield, in addition to various bars and clubs. internationally, she has performed at the comedy cafe in amsterdam and at The Edinburgh Fringe.
Fringe review publication Three Weeks said, “Carolyn Castiglia was the funniest female comedian I've seen at the Fringe.”
Hy Bender of Hy Reviews says, “Carolyn Castiglia is one of the sharpest, quickest, and funniest comics in NYC. If you haven't seen Carolyn on stage, you oughta.”
Before she died, comedy legend Joan Rivers called Carolyn “hysterical.” So now Carolyn can die happy, too.