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Comedy Shows in New York City This Week - January 6-January 13

January 6, 2019 - by CG Directory Editor
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Any night in New York brings dozens of chances for laughter. From basement comedy clubs to classic established venues, national comedians and sketch comedy groups are everywhere. City Guide lists Manhattan icons like Carolines, Gotham Comedy Club, and Comedy Cellar, alongside Jerry Seinfeld's frequent Beacon Theatre performances and up and coming comedy venues like Union Hall and The Creek and The Cave. We also list great improv spots like the PIT/Peoples Improv Theater and UCB/Upright Citizens Brigade.

Comedy Seance with Kate Wolff, Alyson Charles, and Jess Grippo - New York Comedy Club East Village
January 06, 2019 - New York

Comedy Seance with Kate Wolff, Alyson Charles, and Jess Grippo Comedy Seance is a spiritual comedy variety show with healers/comedians Alyson Charles, Jess Grippo, and Kate Wolff. A unique and hilarious show with stand up comedy, musical acts, dancing, spiritual ceremonies, and more! Jess, Kate, and Alyson take you on an adventure where you feel uplifted, and can't stop laughing, all the while going deep into your truest soul's vibration. Cause it's cool to be yourself! Featuring: Kate Wolff Alyson Charles Jess Grippo Matt Richards Aminah Imani Giulio Gallarotti (Lil Young Big)

Lone Bird Comedy - New York Comedy Club East Village
January 06, 2019 - New York

Lone Bird Comedy was created by brothers and comedians, Paul Verdi and Michael Verdi and offers up some of the hottest young comedians in Brooklyn on a monthly basis. Now catch the heat here at NYCC! Featuring... Paul Verdi Michael Verdi

Sunday Night Headliners on 4th St. - New York Comedy Club East Village
January 06, 2019 - New York

Nothing says downtown NYC like a microphone, a stool, a brick wall and a comedian. Stand up comedy has been a staple of Village nightlife for decades! The newly expanded New York Comedy Club is proud to join the thriving arts and entertainment scene in the East Village, building on our strong presence at our flagship location in Gramercy. Every show is packed with comics you know… or should! Your favorite podcast stars (Guys We Fucked, Legion of Skanks, Tuesdays With Stories), SiriusXM personalities (Jay Oakerson, Dan Soder, Andy Fiori, Shuli Egar), TV stars (Judah Friedlander, Rell Battle, Andrew Schulz, Carly Aquilino), Late Night personalities (Rory Albanese, Mike Yard, Ricky Velez, Jena Friedman, Josh Gondelman), plus hot young talent about to burst onto the scene. Tonight's show features: Lineup TBA

Lone Bird Comedy Ft. Judah Friedlander, Adrienne Iapalucci, Shane Gillis, Michael Verdi - New York Comedy Club East Village
January 06, 2019 - New York

Lone Bird Comedy was created by brothers and comedians, Paul Verdi and Michael Verdi and offers up some of the hottest young comedians in Brooklyn on a monthly basis. Now catch the heat here at NYCC! Featuring: Mia Faith Hammond Adrienne Iapalucci Shane Gillis Eagle Witt Rich Happel Gabby Bryan Nathan Habib Michael Verdi Judah Friedlander

Seaton Smith, Dave Siegel, Subhah Agarwal, James Mattern - New York Comedy Club East Village
January 06, 2019 - New York

Nothing says downtown NYC like a microphone, a stool, a brick wall and a comedian. Stand up comedy has been a staple of Village nightlife for decades! The newly expanded New York Comedy Club is proud to join the thriving arts and entertainment scene in the East Village, building on our strong presence at our flagship location in Gramercy. Every show is packed with comics you know… or should! Your favorite podcast stars (Guys We Fucked, Legion of Skanks, Tuesdays With Stories), SiriusXM personalities (Jay Oakerson, Dan Soder, Andy Fiori, Shuli Egar), TV stars (Judah Friedlander, Rell Battle, Andrew Schulz, Carly Aquilino), Late Night personalities (Rory Albanese, Mike Yard, Ricky Velez, Jena Friedman, Josh Gondelman), plus hot young talent about to burst onto the scene. Tonight's show features: Featuring: James Mattern Seaton Smith Subhah Agarwal Maddy Smith Dave Siegel

Meghan Hanley, Mike Finoia, H Foley - New York Comedy Club Midtown
January 06, 2019 - New York

Whether you're a local or just visiting the greatest city in the world, New York City stand up comedy is a must-do activity. New York Comedy Club offers the most authentic NYC comedy experience in the city. Every show is packed with comics you know… or should! Your favorite podcast stars (Guys We Fucked, Legion of Skanks, Tuesdays With Stories), SiriusXM personalities (Jay Oakerson, Dan Soder, Andy Fiori, Shuli Egar), TV stars (Judah Friedlander, Rell Battle, Andrew Schulz, Carly Aquilino), Late Night personalities (Rory Albanese, Mike Yard, Ricky Velez, Jena Friedman, Josh Gondelman), plus hot young talent about to burst onto the scene. Tonight's show features: H Foley Meghan Hanley Mike Finoia

Vlad Caamano, James L Mattern, Liz Barrett, Maddy Smith - New York Comedy Club East Village
January 06, 2019 - New York

Wondering what to do in the East Village? Our New York stand up comedy showcase is one of the most fun things to do on a weeknight! From a casual date night to a spontaneous friends night out, you can't miss with an incredible stand up show that will become a great conversation piece over drinks or dinner later tonight and a favorite memory for years to come! Tonight's show features: Maddy Smith James Mattern Vlad Caamano Liz Barrett

Hot Take Comefy - Broadway Comedy Club
January 06, 2019 - New York

Broadway Comedy Club presents a lineup full of our Top Headliners. These are the best comedians from New York City with special guests from all across the country. You've seen them on MTV, HBO, The Tonight Show, Comedy Central, The Daily Show, Last Comic Standing and more! Featuring Erik Bransteen Chris Murphy

Eight is Never Enough - Broadway Comedy Club
January 06, 2019 - New York

The cast of EIGHT IS NEVER ENOUGH delivers hilarious comedy improvised on the spot based on audience suggestions and participation. Every show is topical and customized to you. Think WHOSE LINE IS IT ANYWAY meets Broadway.

Sunday Night Live - Broadway Comedy Club
January 06, 2019 - New York

Broadway Comedy Club presents a lineup full of our Top Headliners. These are the best comedians from New York City with special guests from all across the country. You've seen them on MTV, HBO, The Tonight Show, Comedy Central, The Daily Show, Last Comic Standing and more! This week on the Sunday Night Live 9pm show will be Drew Fraser, Jay Nog, Liz Miele, Quincy Carr, Vladimir Caamano, Alistair Williams, AG White hosted by Jamie Roberts.

All Star Stand Up Comedy , Our Signature Show - Broadway Comedy Club
January 06, 2019 - New York

Broadway Comedy Club presents a lineup full of our Top Headliners. These are the best comedians from New York City with special guests from all across the country. You've seen them on MTV, HBO, The Tonight Show, Comedy Central, The Daily Show, Last Comic Standing and more! Mike King, Amy Foster, Dan Lamorte, Mike Lemme, Katheryn Henson, Laz Rivero

The Ian Herrin Improv Hour - The PIT
January 06, 2019 - New York

The Ian Herrin Improv Hour is a monthly improv comedy showcase hosted by Ian Herrin! We cram in our favorite indie teams from around the city alongside house teams and special guests all in one tight hour! The result is a fast and fun night of friendship you won't soon forget. Come see why some people are calling us the best indie improv show in the city! Past Special Guests have included Casey Jost, Jon Bershad, James III, Morgan Miller, Molly Thomas, Paul Laudiero, Frank Garcia-Hejl, Mike Kelton, and many more! You can also check out the live show's new companion podcast, The Ian Herrin Improv Half-Hour, on iTunes.

Pluto Is Missing! a Not-So-Planetary Musical - The Peoples Improv Theater
January 06, 2019 - New York

The year is 2006, and there's been a big shake up in the Milky Way: Pluto has been reclassified as a dwarf planet! When news of its demotion reaches the small planetoid, Pluto leaves the Solar System on a cosmic journey, meeting groovy satellites, fun-loving gas giants and a galaxy of other celestial oddballs on its quest to become a planet again. "Pluto Is Missing!" is a family-friendly space comedy that blends music, puppets and fantasy with real science and space exploration history. You'll leave the theater with your head full of catchy songs and astronomical knowledge! Created by Chris Mann Script and Music by Chris Mann and Emily Duncan Starring Calvin Cole, Emily Duncan, Alfonso Giansanti, Chris Mann, Aria Shahghasemi and Mallory Wu!

We Are Thomasse - The Peoples Improv Theater
January 06, 2019 - New York

The British-American married couple perform over 30 sketches in 75 minutes, guaranteeing the fastest pace sketch comedy you'll see on either side of the Atlantic. With hints of Monty Python's wackiness and Carol Burnett's wit, We Are Thomasse serves up a unique brand of squeaky clean yet twisted sketch comedy, covering everything from the Revolutionary War to fairy tales to polite sex and all that's in between. The duo is known worldwide, having performed to full houses in Los Angeles, New York, Austin, London, Paris, and Amsterdam, and pulling in over 13 million views on Facebook, Funny or Die, and YouTube with their digital content. For more information, visit

Monroe Martin: Here to Stay - Union Hall
January 06, 2019 - Brooklyn

Monroe Martin, Hosted by Menuhin Hart This event is 21 and over Monroe Martin brings you a hilarious hour of stand up comedy mined from his childhood. From growing up in group homes to bouncing around to multiple dysfunctional foster homes, Monroe shares stories on how these experiences affect his adult relationships.

Sunday Evening Comedy - New York Comedy Club Midtown
January 06, 2019 - New York

Sunday Evening Comedy It's never too early for Comedy! Join us for the quintessential New York City Comedy experience. Our happy hour show presents a mix of citywide stars, club favorites, and fresh faces so you can kick off your evening with a lot of laughs!

World Famous Popovich Comedy Pet Theatre - BMCC Tribeca Performing Arts Center
Through January 06, 2019 - New York

Voted Best Family Show in Vegas! The most beloved family show in the world, featuring European-style circus extravaganza including physical comedy, juggling, acrobats from the Moscow Circus, highly intelligent dogs and even house cats! Popovich, a fifth generation circus performer who learned early on how to develop strong bonds with animals, has rescued a majority of his performers from shelters all over the country, and has transformed them into Las Vegas stars. He is a gold medal winner in Paris France and a special award winner in Monte Carlo. Gregory and his pets were finalists on "America's Got Talent", were guests on TV shows with Jay Leno, David Letterman, Craig Ferguson, was a feature on Animal Planet and many many more. Do not miss this opportunity to see this unique family-friendly show featuring this legendary circus entertainer and his furry friends.

Interrobang Presents the Comedy Records Showcase at New York Comedy Club - New York Comedy Club Midtown
January 07, 2019 - New York

Interrobang Presents The Comedy Records Showcase at New York Comedy Club A monthly showcase of Toronto and New York's world class comedy scenes. Featuring: James Mattern Jhanelle Dennis Nathan Macintosh Jay & Eytan Dustin Chafin Alex Pavone

Caitlin Peluffo, Corinne Fisher, Brendan Sagalow - New York Comedy Club East Village
January 07, 2019 - New York

Wondering what to do in the East Village? Our New York stand up comedy showcase is one of the most fun things to do on a weeknight! From a casual date night to a spontaneous friends night out, you can't miss with an incredible stand up show that will become a great conversation piece over drinks or dinner later tonight and a favorite memory for years to come! Tonight's show features: Caitlin Peluffo Corinne Fisher Brendan Sagalow

Monday Night Comedy Ft Nore Davis, Mike Feeney & More - New York Comedy Club Midtown
January 07, 2019 - New York

Get the authentic NYC stand up comedy experience at New York Comedy Club! Enjoy a nightly showcase of the best comedians in the city, hot up-and-comers, plus hotshot celebrity drop ins, national and international touring comics and more surprises! Our regulars include Judah Friedlander, Todd Barry, Andrew Schulz, Christian Finnegan, Bonnie McFarlane, Sherrod Small, Ari Shaffir, Ricky Velez, Yamaneika Saunders, Jay Oakerson, Matt Richards, Carly Aquilino, Carmen Lynch, Lenny Marcus, Mike Britt, Sarah Tollemache, Adrienne Iapalucci, Emma Willmann, James Mattern, Anthony Devito, Greg Stone, Aaron Berg, Mike Cannon, Jon Laster, Josh Gondelman, Matt Pavich, Nore Davis, Neko White, Corinne Fisher, Krystyna Hutchinson, Wendi Starling, Nathan Macintosh, Gary Vider, Sam Morril, Joe List, Mark Normand, Subhah Agarwal, Dante Nero, Chuck Nice and more!

Monday Night Comedy Ft Corinne Fisher, Brendan Sagalow & More - New York Comedy Club East Village
January 07, 2019 - New York

Wondering what to do in the East Village? Our New York stand up comedy showcase is one of the most fun things to do on a weeknight! From a casual date night to a spontaneous friends night out, you can't miss with an incredible stand up show that will become a great conversation piece over drinks or dinner later tonight and a favorite memory for years to come!

All Star Stand Up Comedy, Our Signature Show - Broadway Comedy Club
January 07, 2019 - New York

Broadway Comedy Club presents a lineup full of our Top Headliners. These are the best comedians from New York City with special guests from all across the country. You've seen them on MTV, HBO, The Tonight Show, Comedy Central, The Daily Show, Last Comic Standing and more! Elon Altman (AXS TV) Jaye McBride (YAAAS! Fest) Harrison Greenbaum (Comedy Central)

Butterboy With Jo, Aparna And Maeve - Littlefield
January 07, 2019 - Brooklyn

Josh Sharp, Maria Heinegg, Kenice Mobley, + more This event is 21 and over Monday Funday Promo: Every Monday, be one of the first 75 ticket buyers and get a "Buy One, Get One Free" Taco Coupon redeemable at our sister joint Parklife, where you can now join us for Butterboy After Hours! There will be tunes from Donwill plus food and drink specials to ensure your Monday nights are the best day of the week.

Author's Intention: A Table Read of Sketches as the Writers Intended - The Peoples Improv Theater
January 07, 2019 - New York

A comedic sketch evolves from script to stage… so what was the Author's original intention, after all? In this show, we hear non-binary and female-indentifying writers discuss where their stories come from, followed by a comedic staged reading of their scripts… exactly as the writers intended. We're giving the writer's stories back to them, and you're going to want to hear what they have to say.

Carolines New Talent - Carolines on Broadway
January 07, 2019 - New York

All Ages Featuring New York's best up and coming comics and Carolines regulars. Monday nights are when the country's top up-and-coming comedians shine on Carolines New Talent showcase. For years, Carolines has been the country's premier venue for discovering and developing the best new and emerging comedy talent. Carolines New Talent is "putting the spotlight on the stars of tomorrow, today!

Wonder Ball - Union Hall
January 07, 2019 - Brooklyn

This event is 21 and over This event will be mixed seated/standing. Arrive early for best seat selection. Individual performer appearances subject to change without notice. WONDER BALL Jaboukie Young-White hosts an hour of various comedy acts and they're all Good. JABOUKIE YOUNG-WHITE Comedian, writer on american vandal & big mouth, correspondent on the daily show. AYO EDEBIRI Ayo is a Boston born, Brooklyn based comedian and writer. She wasn't good enough for the Celtics, but is making this work. She's performed in readings, musicals, and improv shows at places like UCB, the PIT, and Dixon Place. She's also appeared in videos for Refinery29 and Funny Or Die. She's in the sketch group Lo-Fi and currently works on The Rundown on BET as the Writers' Assistant. CHARLIE BARDEY Charlie Bardey (@chunkbardey) is Brooklyn-based comedian, writer, and educator. Born and raised in New York City, Charlie performs all around the city. His work has been featured on BuzzFeed, and he was recently profiled by Vulture Magazine. He can be found hosting ExtraBlurt!, a children's gameshow podcast from Pinna, and Stacy, a monthly comedy show at Rebecca's Bar in Bushwick, every second Thursday.... (read more)

Comedy Club - The Town Hall
January 13, 2019 - New York

The tour of COMEDY CLUB is always a great humor on current issues, musical numbers and various experiments on stage. Masters of humor will communicate with the audience and improvise. They always come up with something new, mercilessly destroying any boundaries. The members of the Comedy Club have no forbidden topics, and their sharp jokes always fall into the goal, causing laughter in the auditorium, so a two-hour laugh non-stop is guaranteed! We can say that this show taught people to laugh at themselves. Each performance is unique, so you will not see or hear anything like this anywhere else. This is exclusive only in New York! See you at the concert!

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