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Comedy Shows in New York City This Weekend - February 22-February 24

February 18, 2019 - by CG Directory Editor
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Who doesn't enjoy a hearty laugh? You'll get your fill of chuckles and then some at any of the comedy club shows on this weekend roundup from City Guide. Attending comedy shows in New York City is a must for anyone wanting to enjoy everything the city has to offer, and you might even catch a famous name performing a set at The Comedy Cellar, Gotham Comedy Club, or The Stand if you're lucky!

QED Presents Maggie Lalley & Lauren Hope Krass - QED
February 22, 2019 - Astoria

QED Presents is QED's series of house-booked stand up showcases, featuring national headliners and up-and-coming gems! Be sure to keep an eye out for special guests and other surprises! Featuring: Maggie Lalley & Lauren Hope Krass *Lineup subject to change Lauren Hope Krass performs nationwide for Comedy Festivals, Colleges and Clubs. Locally, you can catch her at some of the best clubs in NYC such as Stand Up NY, New York Comedy Club and QED among many others. She recently took home 1st Place from the 2018 She Devil Comedy Festival in NYC. Her festival credits include The Women in Comedy Festival, The She Devil Comedy Festival, Cinder Block Comedy Festival and Charleston Comedy Festival. She has also been a featured storyteller on Kevin Allison's RISK!

The Griot Show: Storytelling from Across the African Diaspora - Caveat
February 22, 2019 - New York

The Griot Show (pronounced GREE-oh) is a storytelling event featuring comedians, musicians, artists, poets, educators, and elders from across the African Diaspora. This month's theme: Black History...Life? Join host Alexis Lambright in celebrating the show's 5th anniversary!

Homespun Comedy Jessica Watkins - QED
February 22, 2019 - Astoria

Homespun is a monthly standup comedy show hosted by Astoria comic Jessica Watkins. Best known for her walk across America, Watkins hosts a rotating lineup the last Friday of each month featuring the brightest comedians around!

Anybody: An Improvised Historical Hip-Hopera with North Coast - Caveat
February 22, 2019 - New York

North Coast, New York City's premier hip-hop improv team, has long been known for their seamless melding of freestyle rapping and improv comedy. Now in the wake of Lin Manuel's smash Broadway hit Hamilton, North Coast is here to help quench the people's thirst for historical raps. Join North Coast for this very special historical performance as the team takes your favorite historical figure and performs a fully improvised "hip-hopera" around that figure's life. Nikola Tesla? Bawse. Frederick Douglass? Flawless. Louisa May Alcott? Mic drop. Stand on the right side of history and buy your tickets today!

Schtick A Pole In It - DROM
February 22, 2019 - New York

From comedians Dan Goodman and JoAnna Ross comes Schtick A Pole In It, a night of comedy and pole dancing. Schtick starts with a comic and ends with a pole dancer. 5 comics and 5 dancers. Comics tell jokes. Pole dancers pole dance. They're not strippers, it's not burlesque. It's aerial dance with a side of crazy gymnastics and death defying tricks that make your jaw drop.

Anybody: An Improvised Historical Hip-Hopera with North Coast - Caveat
February 22, 2019 - New York

North Coast, New York City's premier hip-hop improv team, has long been known for their seamless melding of freestyle rapping and improv comedy. Now in the wake of Lin Manuel's smash Broadway hit Hamilton, North Coast is here to help quench the people's thirst for historical raps. Join North Coast for this very special historical performance as the team takes your favorite historical figure and performs a fully improvised "hip-hopera" around that figure's life. Nikola Tesla? Bawse. Frederick Douglass? Flawless. Louisa May Alcott? Mic drop. Stand on the right side of history and buy your tickets today!

Schtick A Pole In It - Drom
February 22, 2019 - New York

From comedians Dan Goodman and JoAnna Ross comes Schtick A Pole In It, a night of comedy and pole dancing. Schtick starts with a comic and ends with a pole dancer. 5 comics and 5 dancers. Comics tell jokes. Pole dancers pole dance. They're not strippers, it's not burlesque. It's aerial dance with a side of crazy gymnastics and death defying tricks that make your jaw drop.

Naomi Ekperigin & Friend (With Jo Firestone) - Union Hall
February 22, 2019 - Brooklyn

This event is 21 and over Naomi and Jo are friends. They do stand up. Come watch them work out new material in the warm embrace of Union Hall. They might rock-paper-scissors for set length, Naomi will take audience suggestions, and they'll grow closer!

Lo-fi Nyc - Union Hall
February 22, 2019 - Brooklyn

This event is 21 and over Lo-Fi NYC is the basement comedy show of your dreams. This fast-paced spectacle combines a classic 70's variety show format with the most freewheeling underground comedians New York City has to offer. Featuring sketch, stand-up, musical guests and sledgehammer giveaways, it's like The Muppet Show with fewer puppets and more destruction of property. Created by Kevin Bauer (Good Morning Astoria) and David Rafailedes (Puppy Bowl XIV), the cast of Lo-Fi includes Blythe Roberson (Author, How To Date Men When You Hate Men), Sage Boggs (The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon), Karen Chee (The New Yorker), Matt DeCaro (Kitten Bowl V), Rachel Pegram (The Week Of), Noah Gebstadt (The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon), Rachel Joravsky (50 Central), Ayo Edebiri (The Rundown), Bob Vulfov (McSweeney's), Aaron Nemo (The Late Show with Stephen Colbert) and resident DJ/MC Taylor Gonzalez (deadassTV).

Karaoke Tremendous - Union Hall
February 22, 2019 - Brooklyn

This event is 21 and over Jay Miller (of Midevenings/Impractical Jokers) and Jeremy (Sir Jarlsberg) Gibson are out to spread love and kick down the walls of your private room karaoke! KARAOKE TREMENDOUS is like the karaoke you know, just turned up to 11. Put it this way, if your favorite dance party had a baby with a karaoke machine, that baby would be KARAOKE TREMENDOUS. You sing good? That's great! You don't? That's fine. Just bring the enthusiasm and we'll give you the fun!!

Comedians' Power Hour - Huron Club At Soho Playhouse
February 22, 2019 - New York

The wildest comedy show/drinking game/game show in the country returns to Manhattan February 22nd!! Comedians’ Power Hour (CPH) is a touring comedy show that pits two comedians in head-to-head competition telling jokes and taking shots of beer on an exciting and inebriated journey to be crowned Power Hour Champion. This month’s Comedians Power Hour features a duel between Jeff Arcuri Vs. Jeff Scheen Doors at 9:30pm Inspired by the college drinking game, a CPH has comics trading off doing two-minute sets of stand-up all the while taking 2oz. shots of beer between each set. As the hour goes on, hosts throw out challenges that play into the comics’ intoxication levels like doing two minutes of another comics’ material or giving a drunken Best Man Speech. Hosted by Sarah Kennedy and Brett Hiker, CPH originated in Albuquerque, NM and now has offshoots in NYC, Denver, Austin, Seattle and tours everywhere in between. Seeing a chance to change the typical comedy show format, a handful of Albuquerque comics created a game show that features a mixture of comedic styles and genres. Voted several times as one of the Top Ten Best Comedy Shows in Denver, Westword describes CPH... (read more)

The Slipper Room Show (Includes Midnight Show) - The Slipper Room
February 22, 2019 - New York

This event is 21 and over Bradford Scobie as Sir Richard Castle, Arial Iasevoli, Chris Harder, Qualms Galore, Puss N' Boots, Olive TuPartie

'What Else Did I Want to Say?' with Ronny Chieng - Stand Up NY
February 22, 2019 - New York

Stand Up NY Presents a New Show Called "What Else Did I Want to Say?" This show is an intimate peak at one of the top comedians in the world working out new material for stages across the country and world! Stand Up NY is proud to welcome Ronny Chieng, as our first comedian to the series. Hosted by JP McDade and featuring Laurie Kilmartin!

The Slipper Room Midnight Show (12am & 1am sets) - The Slipper Room
February 22, 2019 - New York

This event is 21 and over Bradford Scobie as Sir Richard Castle, Poison Eve, Rosie Cheeks, Roxy Stardust, Lil' Miss Lixx

The Heirs Of Hogwarts - The PIT
February 22, 2019 - New York

With He-Who-Must-Not-Be-Named soundly defeated and Harry Potter and friends fully grown there aren't many adventures at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry… or are there? Join us for a loving homage to the fantastical world of Harry Potter with The Heirs of Hogwarts, a completely improvised magical tale created before your very eyes. And, like the flavor of a Bertie Bott's Bean: anything is possible. Come by broom, portkey, and floo powder for a fantastic show and a friendly reminder that magic is real

Ron Funches - The Bell House
February 22, 2019 - Brooklyn,

This event is 21 and over Ron Funches is a very funny stand up comedian with a unique delivery and lovable demeanor. You just want to hug and squeeze him like a big stuffed bear. His easy going, inventive style sounds the way fresh chocolate chip cookies taste. Ron performs stand up all over the United States impressing audiences everywhere. You may know Ron from NBC's POWERLESS. Ron's other television appearances include, starring in NBC's UNDATEABLE, recurring roles on Comedy Central's @MIDNIGHT, THE KROLL SHOW, DRUNK HISTORY ABC's BLACKISH and many more. Ron has multiple stand-up performances on TBS's CONAN O'BRIEN SHOW and NBC's THE TONIGHT SHOW WITH JIMMY FALLON. Ron's voice-over credits include BOJACK HORSEMAN, BOB'S BURGERS, HOME and the Dreamworks animated film TROLLS. Ron resides in Southern California.

Awkward Family Dinner - The PIT
February 22, 2019 - New York

A fully improvised 50 minute play that brings the audience to witness the most awkward of family dinners at a new and hilarious family function each month with REAL FOOD!

American Comedy Institute Show (The Vintage Lounge) - Gotham Comedy Club
February 22, 2019 - New York

18 & over 2 Beverage Minimum Per Person Non-Refundable & Non-Transferable

Michael Yo - Gotham Comedy Club
February 22, 2019 - New York

18 & over 2 Beverage Minimum Per Person Non-Refundable & Non-Transferable Michael Yo is a Stand-up Comedian, Actor, and TV Host known for his work on E!'s Chelsea Lately, is a regular on The Talk, The Wendy Williams Show and The Today Show. This self-proclaimed "Half-Black Brother with a Korean Mother" has also appeared on E! News, Kourtney & Khloe Take Miami and his own show, Yo on E!. Michael is currently a co-host on CBS's The Insider. You can also see Michael on Yahoo's The Yo Show on Yahoo, a show that highlighted Michael's unique personality and humorous take on celebrities and pop culture. You can catch Michael on the silver screen in Losing Control, Cookout 2 and Sofia Coppola's Bling Ring. Michael has appeared at numerous comedy clubs across the country including: Improv's, Stand-Up Live, Palms Hotel, Laugh Factory, Comedy Store, and Comedy Juice among others. His Hot Mess Tour also performs at colleges throughout the country.

ComedyJuice (The Vintage Lounge) - Gotham Comedy Club
February 22, 2019 - New York

18 & over 2 Beverage Minimum Per Person Non-Refundable & Non-Transferable ComedyJuice is one of the top live comedy brands in the world, producing hundreds of All-Star stand up comedy events each year. ComedyJuice has been called the best standup comedy show in the nation by sources ranging from Sirius Satellite radio to People magazine. ComedyJuice attracts such comedy stars as Sarah Silverman, Daniel Tosh, Aziz Ansari, Dane Cook, and Marc Maron on a regular basis and has consistently been a place to discover new comedy stars before they are famous. With regular shows at many of the top comedy clubs in the country, ComedyJuice is proud to add Gotham Comedy Club to that list and launch ComedyJuice NYC. Every Tuesday night at 9:30pm. You never know who will drop in, but you always know you will get the best in live comedy.

Drunk Black History - The Creek and the Cave
February 22, 2019 - Long Island City

Comedians Brandon Collins and Gordon Baker-Bone host this interactive show where prominent Black historical figures will finally get their due through drunken anecdotes from booked guests! This show is destined to be educational and absolutely bonkers! The show will be on Friday, February 22nd at 8:00pm at The Creek and the Cave (10-93 Jackson Avenue, Long Island City, NY 11101)! Tickets will be $5 in advance and $10 at the door. This show will feature performances by Justin Williams (Comedy Central), Marie Faustin (Unofficial Expert Podcast), Jay Jurden (Vulture), Ariel Leaty (UCB) and more!

Big Laughs Comedy - Boulton Center for the Performing Arts
February 22, 2019 - Bay Shore

Join us as we welcome 3 of the Tri-States funniest comedians to our stage, for what promises to be an evening full of laughs. Use the code GROUP when purchasing 10 or more tickets and receive $5 off per ticket. Comedians subject to change Some material may not be suitable for young adults/children

Chucho Y Amigos! - Magnet Theater
February 22, 2019 - New York

CHUCHO is an Latinx improv team that regularly performs throughout NYC. CHUCHO has trained at Magnet Theater, UCB, iO, WIT, Groundlings, Dojo Comedy, Theater 99, and the mother-loving PBCC (Palm Beach Community College), y'all! CHUCHO has performed around the country and in Canada where they were called "an international tour-de-force" by a close friend. CHUCHO loves improv as an art-form and they love playing together as a family. Their active push for diversity in comedy is what originally brought them together and sharing their comedic/cultural sensibilities is what keeps them going! ¡CHUuuuu-CHOoooo! CHUCHO is Alex DaSilva, Kevin Kiernan, Patricio Machuca, Xavier Padin, Billy Soco, and Melissa Ulloa. -- Y AMIGOS -- MERCY SANTOS: Levi Friedman, Akmal Tajihan, Lindsey Leonard, Matthew Abrahams, Raymond Santos, Justin Kosisky, Meredith Dicker, Meredith Meyers PHYSICALLY BOLD: Laurie Berarducci, Molly Brenner, Ian Dyer, Mike Zakarian

Fashionably Funny - Broadway Comedy Club
February 22, 2019 - New York

Fashionably Funny 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!

The Friday Night Sh*W - Magnet Theater
February 22, 2019 - New York

Obnoxious strangers, overbearing bosses and unrequited high school crushes are about to get a piece of your mind… The Friday Night Sh*w invites audience members to offer their repressed rants, cursing-outs and sultry confessions to fuel a fast-paced brawl of hilarity, performed by a fistful of of NYC's best improvisers and Magnet faculty. Before the show, audience members may anonymously submit written confessions which the improvisers will use onstage. Now, doesn't it feel good to get that off your chest?

Premiere: The Improvised Musical - Magnet Theater
February 22, 2019 - New York

Welcome to Premiere: The Improvised Musical, featuring NYC's top comedy performers and instructors! Each week the cast takes a suggestion from the audience and turns it into a fully crafted musical -- each character, song and dance number is entirely made up! Led by legendary Magnet Musical Director Frank Spitznagel, and with a cast whose professional credits include Second City, Baby Wants Candy, HBO and Comedy Central, Premiere is THE top musical improv show in New York -- Fridays at 10pm, ONLY at Magnet Theater!

Hansbury & Slack - Magnet Theater
February 22, 2019 - New York

Hansbury and Slack: Based on a suggestion from the audience, Beth Slack (trained opera singer) and Brian Hansbury (sang with Meatloaf one time) improvise scenes into songs and look to dig a little bit deeper into the relationship between two people. They explore the real deal stuff of life with songs and heart and mirth throughout. The night will also feature some of their talented friends from the musical improv community! Tonight´s special guest: Xplod!

Xtremely Serious Wrestling - The PIT
February 22, 2019 - New York

Xtremely Serious Wrestling! From the backyard to the big stage, the mad circuses of pro wrestling & sketch comedy get blended up in this unique experience

Schtick A Pole In It: Sinatra Edition(Fri 2/22) - DROM NYC
February 22, 2019 - New York

From comedians Dan Goodman & Joanna Ross, comes Schtick A Pole In It. For over 6 years we've been NYC's best and only comedy and pole dancing show. Schtick starts with a comic and ends with a pole dancer. 5 comics and 5 dancers. Comics tell jokes. Pole dancers pole dance. They’re not strippers, it’s not burlesque. It’s aerial dance with a side of crazy gymnastics and death defying tricks that make your jaw drop. This month's theme is Frank Sinatra. We are going to do this My Way because That's Life. No need to say Something Stupid or Fly to the Moon. Come out to Schtick because The Best Is Yet To Come in 2019. If you don't see shows like this why are you even paying these crazy rents. *Limited Seating* *Reservation Highly Recommended* *Call Drom to reserve a table* Venue Drom- 85 Avenue A (between 5th and 6th streets) New York, NY 10009 (212) 777-1157 Time/Date/Tickets Friday and Saturday, Feb 22nd and 23rd 8pm (doors open at 7:30) Tix https://www.ticketfly.com/search/?q=schtick+it+frank $20 online $25 cash at the door $30 VIP Subways 2nd ave stop on the F. Walkable from the 6 (Astor Place) and R (8th St - NYU) train stations. Friday Night... (read more)

Living Room Show - Postmark Cafe
February 22, 2019 - Brooklyn

The longest running stand-up and sketch comedy show in Brooklyn presented by Aaron Kominos-Smith and Turner Sparks (now in it’s 12th year)! Every Friday night at 8pm come to this clean, all-ages show to see some of TV's funniest comedians and hear jokes they're working on for their next TV appearance on Comedy Central, Fallon, Conan, The Tonight Show, and more! Come as a couple or come alone. Bring a group friends or bring your family. No restrictions on audience, we ask comics to keep their acts clean and EVERYONE gets in FREE! The show is at The Postmark Cafe: 326 6th St in Brooklyn. Follow @LivingRoomShow on Twitter and Facebook for weekly lineups While tickets are free, reservations regularly sell out. Get your reserved seats at www.LivingRoomShowNY.com facebook.com/livingroomshow

Wet Cash Comedy! - GG's Social Trade and Treasure Club
February 22, 2019 - Brooklyn

Wet Cash is a free standup show with free beer that features the best comedians in the country, most of whom you've seen on TV. Plus, at the end of the night, we give out drippy wet dollar bills to one lucky person in the audience! There's a suggested $10 donation, and all the proceeds from the show go to Make The Road. Come see why we're being talked about by Vulture, The Chicago Reader, and all your coolest friends! For our first show in our new location, we've got a killer lineup: Terence Hartnett (The Lincoln Lodge) Maddy Smith (New York Comedy Fest) Rachel McCartney (PBS) CW Headley (PBS) and Tom Thakkar (Comedy Central Half Hour/Conan)! Wow! Honestly, I would go to this if it weren't for charity and it didn't have free beer and free admission, but it is for charity and you can get in and get drinks for free!

Ricky Ritzel's Broadway - Don't Tell Mama
February 22, 2019 - New York

3-Time MAC Award-Winning Tribute To Broadway Musical Comedy with Ricky Ritzel at the piano Ensemble Cast

Boogiemanja - The PIT
February 22, 2019 - New York

BoogieManja (n): 1.) A huge, exciting, experimental monster. 2.) An hour of fantastic sketch comedy. 3.) Something that changes shape or form every month

It Matters Comedy Show Ft. Carmen Lynch, Alex Carbano, Santi Espinosa - New York Comedy Club
February 22, 2019 - New York

Ages 16 and up only Standard two drink minimum per person 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!

Friday Night Comedy on 4th St. - New York Comedy Club
February 22, 2019 - New York

Ages 16 and up only Standard two drink minimum per person 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.

Friday Night Headliners - New York Comedy Club
February 22, 2019 - New York

Ages 16 and up only Standard two drink minimum per person Wondering what to do tonight? Our New York stand up comedy showcase is one of the most fun things to do on a weeknight! Whether you're with your friends from work looking for a great Happy Hour, want to have a fun, casual date night or just love to laugh every day, our comedy nights have you covered!

Friday Late Night - New York Comedy Club
February 22, 2019 - New York

Ages 16 and up only Standard two drink minimum per person 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

Free Mic Fridays Nick Nicosia - QED
February 22, 2019 - Astoria

Signup starts at 4:30 and the mic goes from 5:00-7:00 pm. We have 20 5-minute spots. We will take late comers as long as we still have room.. Order is determined randomly. If you arrive after we have filled those 20 spots, don't panic! At the end of the show, we do a lightning round with the remaining time. Could be 30 seconds of stage time, could be 2-3 minutes. We welcome comedians, storytellers, improvisers, poets, acapella singers, rappers, etc. The place has two mics so duos are also cool. This is a supportive room so no use of phones or notes in the room. *Free show with purchase from QED. QED does not allow outside food or drink but does sell coffee, tea, beer, wine, and snacks at very reasonable prices.

The Armory Improv House Teams - The Tank
February 22, 2019 - New York

"We're making history." - George Washington.. or Brian Hansbury ("The Panel").. or maybe we made it up. Join us every Friday night at 9:30 PM to see long-form improvisation performed by your favorite Tank House Teams.

I'm Coming - The Tank
February 23, 2019 - New York

Comedian Molly Brenner finally had an orgasm. How did it happen? The answers may surprise you! In this honest and hilarious show, Molly takes you through her long and winding journey to the Big O. This follow-up to the show Molly Brenner Is Not Coming gives audiences a happy ending and starts a thought-provoking conversation about female pleasure, with big laughs at every step of the way. This show is an official selection of the Out of Bounds Comedy Festival and NY Fringe Festival, and it has been featured on the podcasts How Cum, Down For Whatever and Yes, But Why? Directed by Joanna Simmons (UCB, Story Pirates).

Laughter Hours Q.E.D. - A Place to Show & Tell - QED
February 23, 2019 - Astoria

Laughter Hours is a weekly late night Stand Up Show. It's the perfect way to end your Saturday night in the Astoria Ditmars area. Free show when you make a purchase from QED. Featuring*:

Comedy Outliers: One More Time - The Bell House
February 23, 2019 - Brooklyn

For one night only, hosts Brandon Collins (TimeOut NY) and Mike Brown (TruTV) bring back their high energy, critically acclaimed "Comedy Outliers" stand-up show! The line-up for this special event includes Dan Soder (Showtime's "Billions"), Emma Willmann (HBO), Rojo Perez (Conan), Ricky Velez (Netflix) and more! Get ready to laugh non-stop and some random giveaways!

Scratch Paper - Caveat
February 23, 2019 - New York

Scratch Paper is a smart, supportive open mic for informative comedy, research-inspired storytelling, and charismatic talks, brought to you by Caveat.

Bunk Bed Time Open Mic Orli Matlow - QED
February 23, 2019 - Astoria

Orli Matlow hosts this open mic every Saturday, unless there is a special event. Check the QED calendar for the full schedule. All is welcome from stand up comedy, storytelling, poetry, spoken word, whatever floats your boat. We have 25 4-minute spots. The mic is lottery style and order is determined randomly. This is a free show with purchase from QED, so please help us keep it that way by supporting the venue and buying a coffee, tea, beer, wine, soda, snack, etc.

Eco Trippin: The Green New Deal - Caveat
February 23, 2019 - New York

Ever feel burdened by the crushing weight of your own Eco? Earth has a lot to be tripping about — climate change, plastic pollution, acerbic politicization of its environmental crises. Don't you ever wish there were a bizarre, hyper-philosophical rap show to help you navigate all this confusion? There is! -- Eco-Trippin is a musical/comedic showcase about modern ecology, produced by hip-hop / performance art duo Killin H8. They combine beats, rhymes, and monologues to make an inquiry into what we mean by "ecology" and "ecological crisis", and to explore the Nature of the Self, and the Self of Nature. Each installment of the show features original songs and monologues by Killin H8, an interview with a ecological scientist, and a special guest. Not only are we in the world, we are the world — concern for its well-being is concern for ourselves. Eco-Tripping investigates this concern in a zany, poetic and joyful spirit.

Schtick A Pole In It - DROM
February 23, 2019 - New York

From comedians Dan Goodman and JoAnna Ross comes Schtick A Pole In It, a night of comedy and pole dancing. Schtick starts with a comic and ends with a pole dancer. 5 comics and 5 dancers. Comics tell jokes. Pole dancers pole dance. They're not strippers, it's not burlesque. It's aerial dance with a side of crazy gymnastics and death defying tricks that make your jaw drop.

Transplants Katie Boyle - QED
February 23, 2019 - Astoria

Transplants is a stand-up show, featuring comics who are new New Yorkers, telling stories of where they came from and the journey that led them here. Featuring*: Olivia Grace California Comedy Central Reggie Conquest Philly Fuse Tv Edward Farrell Philly New York Comedy Festival Katie Boyle Ireland New York Comedy Festival Jourdain Fischer North Carolina Late Night with Jimmy Fallon Daniel Simonsen Norway BBC, Late Night with Seth Meyers *Lineups subject to change.

Eco Trippin: The Green New Deal - Caveat
February 23, 2019 - New York

Ever feel burdened by the crushing weight of your own Eco? Earth has a lot to be tripping about — climate change, plastic pollution, acerbic politicization of its environmental crises. Don't you ever wish there were a bizarre, hyper-philosophical rap show to help you navigate all this confusion? There is! -- Eco-Trippin is a musical/comedic showcase about modern ecology, produced by hip-hop / performance art duo Killin H8. They combine beats, rhymes, and monologues to make an inquiry into what we mean by "ecology" and "ecological crisis", and to explore the Nature of the Self, and the Self of Nature. Each installment of the show features original songs and monologues by Killin H8, an interview with a ecological scientist, and a special guest. Not only are we in the world, we are the world — concern for its well-being is concern for ourselves. Eco-Tripping investigates this concern in a zany, poetic and joyful spirit.

Hashtag Comedy Tracey Carnazzo - QED
February 23, 2019 - Astoria

Tracey Carnazzo hosts this mind blowing evening of the worlds best stand up comics right here in Astoria, Queens. Comics as seen on MTV, VH1, Punchlines, Comedy Central, SiriusXM Radio and more. Tracey Carnazzo hosts: *Lineup subject to chang

Larry's Musical Breakdown - Caveat
February 23, 2019 - New York

Join music fanatic Larry Owens (one of Time Out NY's "Comedians You Should Know") as he takes you on an unforgettable tour inside of the music you know and love. Joined by intrepid accompanist Henry Koperski and a line-up of unbelievable singers, comedians, experts and "experts", Larry's Musical Breakdown is a fun and informative night unlike any other. Expect characters, state-of-the-art video presentations, laughter and—of course—great music!

Schtick A Pole In It - Drom
February 23, 2019 - New York

From comedians Dan Goodman and JoAnna Ross comes Schtick A Pole In It, a night of comedy and pole dancing. Schtick starts with a comic and ends with a pole dancer. 5 comics and 5 dancers. Comics tell jokes. Pole dancers pole dance. They're not strippers, it's not burlesque. It's aerial dance with a side of crazy gymnastics and death defying tricks that make your jaw drop.

Book Club: A Comedy Show - Union Hall
February 23, 2019 - Brooklyn

This event is 21 and over Book Club is a comedy variety show where hosts Colin Stokes and Blythe Roberson (The New Yorker, The Onion), along with some of NYC's best comedians, read the books so you don't have to.

The Slipper Room Show: Mr. Choade's Upstairs Downstairs - The Slipper Room
February 23, 2019 - New York

This event is 21 and over Wilfredo, Evil Hate Monkey, Penny Wren, Gal Friday, Velvetina Taylor

Comedy Mob Presents - Stand Up NY
February 23, 2019 - New York

Featuring the best up & coming comedians in NYC alongside Professional Stand Up Comedians! Sourced & Selected by The Comedy Mob! The freshest comedy in town every Saturday, 6PM, at Stand Up NY!

Stand up Showcase Ft. Marion Grodin, Jared Freid, Brian Mcfadden & More! - Stand Up NY
February 23, 2019 - New York

STAND UP SHOWCASE FT. MARION GRODIN, JARED FREID, BRIAN MCFADDEN & MORE!

American Comedy Institute Show (The Vintage Lounge) - Gotham Comedy Club
February 23, 2019 - New York

18 & over 2 Beverage Minimum Per Person Non-Refundable & Non-Transferable A show featuring the best up and coming new comedians.

After Hours: Comedy for When You're Off the Clock (The Vintage Lounge) - Gotham Comedy Club
February 23, 2019 - New York

18 & over 2 Beverage Minimum Per Person Non-Refundable & Non-Transferable In these tough times when good jobs are scarce and great salaries are even scarcer, it's not easy to unwind, and relax. But, we're not robots, and we shouldn't have to work 24/7 just to keep up! Sometimes, you have to step back and relieve the pressure with fun and good times. That's what After Hours is all about – giving you the chance to laugh, blow off steam, and get rid of that workday stress. It'll remind you that even when times are tough and the boss has got you down, there's still plenty to laugh about and enjoy. So punch out, slide down the tail of that dinosaur, and come out for some laughs. You'll be glad you did.

The Gotham All-Stars - Gotham Comedy Club
February 23, 2019 - New York

18 & over 2 Beverage Minimum Per Person Non-Refundable & Non-Transferable A professional Showcase featuring comics from "The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon", "Late Night with Seth Meyers", "The Late Show", "The Daily Show", Conan on TBS, Comedy Central, HBO and various TV shows and films.

'That Smoke' Comedy Show! - West Side Comedy Club
February 23, 2019 - New York

Starr Struck Comedy brings you a diverse group of comedians from Washington, DC and New York City for an evening of hilarious stand-up! Hosted by Peter Sullivan and Alexx Starr! 2 Drink Minimum. (Food may not be applied towards the minimum). (Non-alcoholic beverages do apply). Minimum age admitted is 16. If under 21, must be accompanied by an adult. Box office opens 1 hour prior to show time. Check in begins 45 minutes prior to show time. Check in begins at 5:15pm pm and seating at 5:30pm for this 6:00pm show. Lineups are subject to change. All seating is first come first served. "That Smoke" a diverse group of comedian from Washington, DC and New York City come together to bring you an evening of hilarious stand-up comedy! Featuring: Junnell Riley. Hosted by Peter Sullivan and Alexx Starr!

Infinite Sketch - The PIT Loft
February 23, 2019 - New York

Oh, you like “smart” comedy do you? Well have you ever been to a sketch comedy show based on the writing of David Foster Wallace, you poser? Infinite Sketch: Brief Interviews with Hideous Sketches is a sketch comedy show that pays loving tribute to every annoyingly depressed 22-year-old’s favorite problematic writer. The show features an experimental narrative structure, characters that are somehow both one-dimensional and extremely complex, and of course footnotes and endnotes and run-on sentences and more footnotes (don’t forget parentheticals. You will love the parentheticals!) It’s the only sketch show that makes you look smart just by seeing it.* Hosted by Myles Hewette and Sam Bourne. One of them is a big DFW fan, the other does not know we’re doing this! *Don’t worry, you don’t have to have ever read a book to enjoy this show. Featuring: Sam Bourne Hattie Hayes Myles Hewette Maurice Licorish Patrick J. Reilly Matt Storrs Rosa Escandón

The Stand Nyc @ Esther & Carol! W/ Dan Soder, Ron Bennington, Yamaneika Saunders, Sean Patton, Mike Vecchione, Monroe Martin, and More - Rockwood Music Hall Stage 3
February 23, 2019 - New York

This event is 16 and over Originally from Aurora, CO, Dan Soder started doing stand-up at 21 while attending the University of Arizona. After two years of playing clubs and casinos all over the southwest, Dan decided he'd had enough of extreme heat and venomous animals, so he moved to New York to get serious about stand-up. After living in New York for six years Dan has been featured on Comedy Central's Live at Gotham, Conan, and appeared on Opie and Anthony. This year, you can see him on Comedy Central's The Half Hour and also see his commentary as a new cast member of MTV2's Guy Code.

Eight Is Never Enough - Broadway Comedy Club
February 23, 2019 - New York

Come Be A Part Of The Show 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.

The Industryroom - Broadway Comedy Club
February 23, 2019 - New York

Tonight some of NYC's funniest up-and-coming comics will audition for both our Club's talent booker and one of the nation's top Festival Bookers. This is one of our most popular shows, and has run uninterrupted for 15th consecutive years. You will also be treated to some of NYC's best veteran headliners. No online-tickets available. Simply buy your tickets at the door on the day of the show. This is a Special Event no discount tickets accepted.

All Star Stand Up Comedy, Our Signature Stand Up Show - Broadway Comedy Club
February 23, 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 Veronica Mosey (Comedy Central) Gregg Rogell (Comedy Central) Laurie Kilmartin (The Conan O'brien show, NBC's Last Comic Standing, ABC's Jimmy Kimmel Live, VH-1's Best Week Ever, Comedy Central's Premium Blend, Showtime, CBS, BRAVO)

Applications of Short Form Class Show - Magnet Theater
February 23, 2019 - New York

Applications of Short Form Class Show

Sheba Mason Show - Broadway Comedy Club
February 23, 2019 - New York

The child of playwright Ginger Reiter and comedian Jackie Mason, Sheba Mason has been performing since appearing in her mother's plays at the age of 2. Honing her own skills onstage for years, Mason has become a fixture of the Manhattan comedy scene, spouting witticisms about everything from politics to grandmothers. Now, she's taking her show on the road, and she's bringing along some of her talented friends. Join Mason for a hilarious night of comedy alongside Comedy Central's Tom McCaffrey, Raj Mahal and more of New York's brightest up-and-coming comics.

The Armando Diaz Experience - Magnet Theater
February 23, 2019 - New York

The legendary show is reborn! Created in 1995 at the iO Theater in Chicago, The Armando Diaz Experience IS the longest running improv show EVER. A guest monologist takes a suggestion from the audience and shares true stories from their life. These stories are then brought to life by a rotating cast of improv all-stars, which take audiences on a high minded, exhilarating comedic joy ride that will leave mouths tired of smiling. And occasionally, just occasionally, the man with his name on the show will drop by for some fun.

All Star Stand Up Comedy, Our Signature Show - Broadway Comedy Club
February 23, 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 Charles McBee (MTV) Russ Meneve (Comedy Central, Tonight Show, Conan, HBO) Laurie Kilmartin (The Conan O'brien show, NBC's Last Comic Standing, ABC's Jimmy Kimmel Live, VH-1's Best Week Ever, Comedy Central's Premium Blend, Showtime, CBS, BRAVO)

The Armando Diaz Experience - Magnet Theater
February 23, 2019 - New York

The legendary show is reborn! Created in 1995 at the iO Theater in Chicago, The Armando Diaz Experience IS the longest running improv show EVER. A guest monologist takes a suggestion from the audience and shares true stories from their life. These stories are then brought to life by a rotating cast of improv all-stars, which take audiences on a high minded, exhilarating comedic joy ride that will leave mouths tired of smiling. And occasionally, just occasionally, the man with his name on the show will drop by for some fun.

The Cast - Magnet Theater
February 23, 2019 - New York

"One of the most exciting improv shows in New York City. It's the perfect show for comedy and theater fans alike." - Elise Czajkowski, comedy journalist for the New York Times Join some of the Magnet's most beloved improvisers and instructors as they bring you behind the curtain of a fully improvised play. See the performers and the drama move from on-stage to backstage each week! Will the play's star-crossed lovers be off-stage enemies? Will the Shakespearean cutpurse get a little too Method? Will the murder mystery detective really die, leaving the cast without a clue? All this - AND MORE - might happen! Come for the fake play. Stay for the fake players. The Cast has been featured in the New York Times' theater section and in Time Out New York's print edition. The Cast is up every Saturday at the Magnet Theater and has had the pleasure of performing at the Baltimore Improv Festival, XFEST Baltimore, the Hartford Improv Fest, the Vancouver International Improv Festival, the Phoenix Improv Festival, the Detroit Improv Festival, the Washington Improv Theater, and the Pittsburgh Comedy Festival (August, 2018).

Schtick A Pole In It: Sinatra Edition(Sat 2/23) - Drom
February 23, 2019 - New York

From comedians Dan Goodman & Joanna Ross, comes Schtick A Pole In It. For over 6 years we've been NYC's best and only comedy and pole dancing show. Schtick starts with a comic and ends with a pole dancer. 5 comics and 5 dancers. Comics tell jokes. Pole dancers pole dance. They’re not strippers, it’s not burlesque. It’s aerial dance with a side of crazy gymnastics and death defying tricks that make your jaw drop. This month's theme is Frank Sinatra. We are going to do this My Way because That's Life. No need to say Something Stupid or Fly to the Moon. Come out to Schtick because The Best Is Yet To Come in 2019. If you don't see shows like this why are you even paying these crazy rents. *Limited Seating* *Reservation Highly Recommended* *Call Drom to reserve a table* Venue Drom- 85 Avenue A (between 5th and 6th streets) New York, NY 10009 (212) 777-1157 Time/Date/Tickets Friday and Saturday, Feb 22nd and 23rd 8pm (doors open at 7:30) Tix https://www.ticketfly.com/search/?q=schtick+it+frank $20 online $25 cash at the door $30 VIP Subways 2nd ave stop on the F. Walkable from the 6 (Astor Place) and R (8th St - NYU) train stations. Saturday Night... (read more)

Seafood Mayhem - The PIT
February 23, 2019 - New York

Raw sketch comedy that's so dark it's below sea level, and so crazy that it belongs behind glass. Get lightly battered and fried for a naughty nautical time! Directed by Jacob Ready.

Old School Sketch Show - The PIT
February 23, 2019 - New York

Made in a New York Minute but looks like it took a whole Broadway Theater year to put up. We get 8 of the best comedians in NYC together to create a brand new show in only 1 week. And they're mostly strangers! After the show, watch improvised sketches based off your suggestions – just like Second City Used to do! Each month features a different Stand Up Comedian. Our material is as diverse as our cast. You'll have to see to find out what it's about! We don't even know yet. But we guarantee you'll love it. From Pitch To Stage in 7 Days. Feels like comedy camp if you're in it – looks like better, live SNL if you're watching. Because it is.

Comedy Outliers - One More Time - The Bell House
February 23, 2019 - Brooklyn

For one night only, hosts Brandon Collins (TimeOut NY) and Mike Brown (TruTV) bring back their high energy, critically acclaimed "Comedy Outliers" stand-up show! The line-up for this special event includes Dan Soder (Showtime's "Billions"), Emma Willmann (HBO), Rojo Perez (Conan), Ricky Velez (Netflix) and more! Get ready to laugh non-stop and some random giveaways! 6:30pm Doors / 7:00pm Show $20 Advance / $25 Day Of Show Ages 21+

The Early Show - New York Comedy Club
February 23, 2019 - New York

Ages 16 and up only Standard two drink minimum per person 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!

The Baldwins - The PIT
February 23, 2019 - New York

The PIT's longest running team, The Baldwins, perform their signature brand of longform improv comedy at 8pm every Saturday night. One of the most impressive and absurd long-form improv routines in the city." – TimeOut NY Terrific, hilarious and disgusting." – Josh Radnor, How I Met Your Your Mother The Baldwins are Kevin Cragg, Daniela Donohue, Tarik Davis, Chris Griggs, Sarah Nowak, Amanda Peck, Pat Sheperd, and Micah Sherman.

Laughing Buddha - New York Comedy Club
February 23, 2019 - New York

Ages 16 and up only Standard two drink minimum per person Laughing Buddha Comedy presents an evening of NYC's emerging comics as they join Jeff Lawrence for a hilarious night of laughter.

Saturday Evening Comedy - New York Comedy Club
February 23, 2019 - New York

Ages 16 and up only Standard two drink minimum per person 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

Saturday Night Comedy on 4th St. - New York Comedy Club
February 23, 2019 - New York

Ages 16 and up only Standard two drink minimum per person 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.

After Hours: Comedy for When You're off the Clock (The Vintage Lounge) - Gotham Comedy Club
February 23, 2019 - New York

18 & over In these tough times when good jobs are scarce and great salaries are even scarcer, it's not easy to unwind, and relax. But, we're not robots, and we shouldn't have to work 24/7 just to keep up Sometimes, you have to step back and relieve the pressure with fun and good times. That's what After Hours is all about – giving you the chance to laugh, blow off steam, and get rid of that workday stress. It'll remind you that even when times are tough and the boss has got you down, there's still plenty to laugh about and enjoy. So punch out, slide down the tail of that dinosaur, and come out for some laughs. You'll be glad you did.

Saturday Night Headliners - New York Comedy Club
February 23, 2019 - New York

Ages 16 and up only Standard two drink minimum per person 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.

Saturday Night Headliners on 4th St. - New York Comedy Club
February 23, 2019 - New York

Ages 16 and up only Standard two drink minimum per person 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.

Saturday Late Night - New York Comedy Club
February 23, 2019 - New York

Ages 16 and up only Standard two drink minimum per person 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

Tinderella - The PIT
February 23, 2019 - New York

One-part stand-up comedy One-part dating game sho One-part guess who? Tinderella is a monthly variety show that examines and pokes fun at the crazy era of modern digital romance. Bachelor/bachelorette stand-up comics perform for you, then participate in a dating game show, where they'll choose between three mystery contestants. The only information given comes from the contestant's REAL online mobile dating profile. How else does a performer find love in the crazy era of modern digital romance?

Tinderella - The PIT
February 23, 2019 - New York

One-part stand-up comedy One-part dating game sho One-part guess who? Tinderella is a monthly variety show that examines and pokes fun at the crazy era of modern digital romance. Bachelor/bachelorette stand-up comics perform for you, then participate in a dating game show, where they'll choose between three mystery contestants. The only information given comes from the contestant's REAL online mobile dating profile. How else does a performer find love in the crazy era of modern digital romance?

North Coast - The PIT
February 23, 2019 - New York

With a cast of improv comedy veterans in New York City, North Coast's explosive performances have been packing comedy venues, universities, and festivals nationwide since 2009. Built around a single suggestion from an audience member, the show's improvised scenes escalate into full-blown hip-hop songs, facilitated by a live beatboxer. With their seamless melding of comedic timing and freestyle rapping abilities, North Coast frequently blurs the line between comedy show and concert, drawing audiences from the comedy, hip-hop, and theater communities for an experience that has been hailed as "mind-blowing" and "next level" by critics and audiences alike.

Michael Yo Headlines Gotham Comedy Club - Gotham Comedy Club
Through February 23, 2019 - New York

A 2-time Emmy nominee, Michael Yo is a comedian/actor/host keeping busy in all of Hollywood's platforms. In stand up, Michael came up under the wings of Chelsea Handler and Jo Koy and now headlines all over the country. He released a hilarious and heartfelt debut stand up comedy special, “Blasian,” in late 2018. In acting, Michael recently reoccurred on "Kevin Can Wait," shot a Damon Wayans Jr.'s pilot "Happy Together" for CBS and was a principal in Facebook's upcoming Facebook Watch first sitcom series, "Starter Pack." Michael got his start in radio and it continues to be his passion. This summer, Michael is launching his new daily pop culture radio talk show, "The Michael Yo Show," on the EW channel of SiriusXM and can also be heard daily on "Hits1 in Hollywood" on channel 2. Michael was previously seen covering celebrity news and gossip on "The Insider," "Extra," "E! News," as well as guest co-hosting CBS' "The Talk." Michael continues to appear as a hot topic contributor on "The Wendy Williams Show." The self-proclaimed "Half-Black Brother with a Korean Mother" was born and raised in Houston and now lives in Los Angeles with his family. Visit: http://michaelyo.com/ Show... (read more)

Sugar Sammy - Carolines on Broadway
Through February 23, 2019 - New York

Sugar Sammy is a superstar in Canada and one of the hottest comedians on the international circuit. The New York Times calls him "A fearless comic with a talent for provoking both laughter and outrage". He has performed over 1600 shows in 31 countries and is touring the U.S. once again. He is a charismatic provocateur whose worldly outlook allows him to hit on cultural, social and political themes with great charm and finesse. He is a king of crowd work and his audience interaction makes for a unique performance every time. Sugar Sammy's international TV credits include specials broadcast on HBO Canada, Comedy Central Asia, Comedy Central India, CTV, The Comedy Network, The Comedy Channel, Dutch TV and Showtime Arabia. After receiving rave reviews for his show in Europe, from both fans and critics alike, Sugar Sammy has now joined the panel of judges on France's Got Talent, the French equivalent of America's Got Talent. No stranger to the prestigious festival circuit, he has performed at the several festivals including Sydney, Cape Town, Johannesburg, Melbourne, Auckland and numerous times at Montreal's Just For Laughs Festival. Don't miss your chance to see this jet-set comed... (read more)

Sugar Sammy - Carolines on Broadway
Through February 23, 2019 - New York

All Ages Sugar Sammy is a superstar in Canada and one of the hottest comedians on the international circuit. The New York Times calls him "A fearless comic with a talent for provoking both laughter and outrage". He has performed over 1600 shows in 31 countries and is touring the U.S. once again. He is a charismatic provocateur whose worldly outlook allows him to hit on cultural, social and political themes with great charm and finesse. He is a king of crowd work and his audience interaction makes for a unique performance every time. Sugar Sammy's international TV credits include specials broadcast on HBO Canada, Comedy Central Asia, Comedy Central India, CTV, The Comedy Network, The Comedy Channel, Dutch TV and Showtime Arabia. After receiving rave reviews for his show in Europe, from both fans and critics alike, Sugar Sammy has now joined the panel of judges on France's Got Talent, the French equivalent of America's Got Talent. No stranger to the prestigious festival circuit, he has performed at the several festivals including Sydney, Cape Town, Johannesburg, Melbourne, Auckland and numerous times at Montreal's Just For Laughs Festival. Don't miss your chance to see this jet... (read more)

I'm Coming - The Tank
February 24, 2019 - New York

Comedian Molly Brenner finally had an orgasm. How did it happen? The answers may surprise you! In this honest and hilarious show, Molly takes you through her long and winding journey to the Big O. This follow-up to the show Molly Brenner Is Not Coming gives audiences a happy ending and starts a thought-provoking conversation about female pleasure, with big laughs at every step of the way. This show is an official selection of the Out of Bounds Comedy Festival and NY Fringe Festival, and it has been featured on the podcasts How Cum, Down For Whatever and Yes, But Why? Directed by Joanna Simmons (UCB, Story Pirates).

Metropolis Ensemble, Featuring Sandbox, Soprano Elspeth Davis, and Composer Christopher Cerrone - Caveat
February 24, 2019 - New York

The Grammy-nominated new-music group Metropolis Ensemble collaborates with award-winning composer Christopher Cerrone and the virtuoso quartet Sandbox Percussion (with soprano Elspeth Davis). Featuring dynamic new works by Julia Wolfe, Viet Cuong, Cerrone, among others, and a moderated conversation with poet G.C. Waldrep.

I'd like to Thank the Academy: An Oscars Watch Party - Caveat
February 24, 2019 - New York

We've speculated for months ... will it be Glenn or Gaga ... hosted or a no-host free-for-all ... and the night has finally arrived. Join us as we celebrate Hollywood's Prom Night with a live stream of the award ceremony featuring appearances from your favorite stars of screens big and small, live performances during commercial breaks, a play-along drinking game, and your chance to win the Caveat Oscars ballot.

The Telephone Show - The PIT
February 24, 2019 - New York

Patrick Keene hosts a show inspired by Chicago's Mullaney Chain, where improvisers call each other one by one to form a team! No one knows what the line-up will be! $1 for both the audience and participants!

Student Driver: Indie Road - The PIT
February 24, 2019 - New York

Dana Krashin, Jon McDermott, Ryan McDonough, Anna Moore, Erin Singleton, Ryan Stadler, William Thorne and Garret Willingham Watch out! Student Driver: Indie Road is shaking up the PIT Underground! Come revel in the fun, supportive vibe as we celebrate New York City's indie-improv community and beyond! Each week, two kick-ass indie teams dominate the stage, followed by the fast-paced, down-and-dirty moves of host team, Student Driver. Catch future superstars in a new team debut and say you knew them when! Bow down to seasoned veterans flexing their improv might! Eat cake because it's somebody's birthday! Your place is here, your time is now

Kids n' Comedy Show - Gotham Comedy Club
February 24, 2019 - New York

All Ages 1 Item Minimum Per Person Non-Refundable & Non-Transferable KIDS 'N COMEDY at Gotham Comedy Club presents original stand-up comedy shows written and performed by the funniest young people, aged 11-18, from the tri-state area and beyond. Offering classes and summer camps all throughout the year, Kids 'N Comedy employs professional NYC comedians (who were pitifully unpopular in high school) to teach even the angstiest of teenagers how to channel their adolescent awkwardness into original and hilarious stand-up routines. Oddballs welcome

Eight Is Never Enough - Broadway Comedy Club
February 24, 2019 - New York

Come Be A Part Of The Show 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.

Early Evening Stand Up Extravaganza - Broadway Comedy Club
February 24, 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!

Hot Take Comedy - Broadway Comedy Club
February 24, 2019 - New York

Hot Take Comedy 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!

Team Performance Workshop Class Show - Magnet Theater
February 24, 2019 - New York

Team Performance Workshop Class Show

All Star Stand Up Comedy - Broadway Comedy Club
February 24, 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!

Kornfeld & Andrews - Magnet Theater
February 24, 2019 - New York

Seasoned performers, longtime instructors, and all-around swell guys Rick Andrews and Louis Kornfeld combine their improv powers for a longform show that's as honest as it is hilarious. With a patient, nuanced style, they create a textured world filled with characters that will make you laugh and move you all at the same time. It's comedy. It's theater. It's a performance you won't soon forget

All Star Stand Up Comedy, Late Night - Broadway Comedy Club
February 24, 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 Troy Bond Brian McFadden (CBS Late Show, Comedy Central) Wali Collins (CoemdyCentral) Calise Hawkins (Comedy Central, TruTV) Jen Kober (MTV, A&E, NPR, ABC)

Comedy Club Fundraiser - Commack-Kings Park Rotary - McGuire's Comedy Club & Restaurant
February 24, 2019 - Bohemia

How about an evening at the comedy club? We hope you can come. Laughter is always good for your health. Come join us for an evening of fun and fellowship... If you are available on February 24th, help the Commack-Kings Park Rotary Club continue support for local projects like the dictionaries for every 3rd grader in Commack and Kings Park, our boy scout troop, our local Interact clubs, the End Hunger in Kings Park project, the Youth Exchange program, Rotary Healing Garden in the Nissequogue River Sate Park, and so many other great local projects... Tickets are only $25 each and you can buy four for only $80!

Sunday Evening Comedy - New York Comedy Club
February 24, 2019 - New York

Ages 16 and up only Standard two drink minimum per person 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

Sunday Night Comedy - New York Comedy Club
February 24, 2019 - New York

Ages 16 and up only Standard two drink minimum per person 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.

Sunday Night Comedy on 4th St. - New York Comedy Club
February 24, 2019 - New York

Ages 16 and up only Standard two drink minimum per person 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

Sunday Night Headliners - New York Comedy Club
February 24, 2019 - New York

Ages 16 and up only Standard two drink minimum per person Wondering what to do tonight? Our New York stand up comedy showcase is one of the most fun things to do on a weeknight! Whether you're with your friends from work looking for a great Happy Hour, want to have a fun, casual date night or just love to laugh every day, our comedy nights have you covered!

Sunday Night Headliners on 4th St. - New York Comedy Club
February 24, 2019 - New York

Ages 16 and up only Standard two drink minimum per person 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.

The Alpaca And The Farm - The PIT
February 24, 2019 - New York

A fun filled night of improv and friendship featuring many of the friendliest and funnest teams on the indy improv scene!

The Funniest Show on Broadway - Carolines on Broadway
February 24, 2019 - New York

THE FUNNIEST SHOW ON BROADWAY Hosted by: Charles McBee Featuring: Alice Wetterlund, Katie Hannigan, Zach Zimmerman, Jeff Arcuri, Monroe Martin, Irene Fagan Merrow, Alex Babbitt

PM DF Sweedler Mike Mancusi Tom Ryan Sue Costello Jared Freid Vic Henley - Comic Strip Live
February 24, 2019 - New York

Comic Strip Live Comedy Club is a New York City staple for NY comedy, nightlife, and entertainment! Since 1975, Comic Strip Live has been the home to some of the biggest names and greatest legends in comedy. Drawing crowds 7 nights a week, Comic Strip Live Comedy Club is a right of passage for the young, fresh, up and coming Stand-Up Comics and the most iconic comedians in the biz. Enjoy scrumptious food favorites, and delicious mixed drinks and specialty brews as you laugh away each and every night.

Orny Adams - West Nyack Levity Live Comedy Club
Through February 24, 2019 - West Nyack

Ages 18+ Orny Adams delivers a powerful, incisive stand up routine that vacillates between the relevant and the absurd. Orny attacks what's wrong with the world and sometimes even what's wrong with Orny. He's brutally honest, satirical and his performance is ceaselessly energetic. Orny has had one hour stand up specials on Netflix, Comedy Central and his third special "More Than Loud" is airing now on Showtime. Orny has appeared all over television, most notably on The Tonight Show, Late Night with David Letterman and The Conan O'Brien Show. And you might also recognize him as Coach from the TV show Teen Wolf which ran for six seasons.

I'm Coming - The Tank
Through February 24, 2019 - New York

Comedian Molly Brenner finally had an orgasm. How did it happen? The answers may surprise you! In this honest and hilarious show, Molly takes you through her long and winding journey to the Big O. This follow-up to the show Molly Brenner Is Not Coming gives audiences a happy ending and starts a thought-provoking conversation about female pleasure, with big laughs at every step of the way. This show is an official selection of the Out of Bounds Comedy Festival and NY Fringe Festival, and it has been featured on the podcasts How Cum, Down For Whatever and Yes, But Why? Directed by Joanna Simmons (UCB, Story Pirates).

Trick or Treat - 59E59 Theaters
Through February 24, 2019 - New York

Jack Neary's dark comedy brilliantly skewers a family in crisis on Halloween. A distraught husband, a nosy neighbor, and a dark secret set the wheels in motion for a night of confrontation, mystery, and relentless suspense. This roller-coaster ride stars NYPD Blue's Gordon Clapp.

Queerball: A LGBTQ+ Comedy Variety Show - Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre - East Village
Through April 09, 2019 - New York

What is Queerball? QUEERBALL is a comedy variety show hosted by faggy/sexy/cool comedian, Timothy Dunn, for the L's, G's, B's, T's, Q's, I's... and everyone in between AND everyone outside the lines. We celebrate the gays and the queers, but also the ladies, the freaks, the weirdos, the neo-maxi-zoom-dweebies, the spazzes, the wonks, and all their kinds of comedy! QUEERBALL is a safe, inclusive, supportive space for comedians and audiences members to come together and GIVE EACH OTHER LIFE! All are welcome! QUEERBALL is the second Monday of every month at 10:30pm at the esteemed Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre in the East Village of New York City!

Queerball: A LGBTQ+ Comedy Variety Show - Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre - East Village
Through April 09, 2019 - New York

What is Queerball? QUEERBALL is a comedy variety show hosted by faggy/sexy/cool comedian, Timothy Dunn, for the L's, G's, B's, T's, Q's, I's... and everyone in between AND everyone outside the lines. We celebrate the gays and the queers, but also the ladies, the freaks, the weirdos, the neo-maxi-zoom-dweebies, the spazzes, the wonks, and all their kinds of comedy! QUEERBALL is a safe, inclusive, supportive space for comedians and audiences members to come together and GIVE EACH OTHER LIFE! All are welcome! QUEERBALL is the second Monday of every month at 10:30pm at the esteemed Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre in the East Village of New York City!

Quinn for the Win Comedy Benefit at Empire City Casino - Empire City Casino
Through October 18, 2019 - Yonkers

Supporting a few comedic jokes may help finally put ALS on ice. Empire City Casino, the host venue for one of the area’s largest simultaneous ice bucket challenges occurring every August in support of ALS research, is taking the fight against the debilitating disease one step further by hosting the inaugural Quinn for the Win Comedy Benefit on Thursday, October 18 at 7:00 p.m. in the casino’s Good Time Room. One hundred percent of ticket sales benefit Yonkers native Pat Quinn, who was diagnosed with ALS more than five years ago, and his charitable organization Quinn for the Win. Comedians Chris Monty and Jimmy Q will deliver jokes to raise valuable dollars to support Quinn’s care and additional ALS research. Hailing from Queens, Monty’s two-decade career in comedy and television transcends multiple generations from baby boomers to millennials. His recent projects include the Amazon Prime special, What’s The Worst That Could Happen, and the Netflix original series, Orange is the New Black. Joining him is Jimmy Q, who brings his brutally honest humor about life to audiences all across the region.

Uncle Function presents: Award Season! a sketch comedy show - The Tank
Through February 18, 2917 - New York

Sketch comedy team Uncle Function will introduce a series of new and beloved sketches for their upcoming comedy show Uncle Function Presents: Award Season, A Sketch Comedy Show at The Tank on Saturday, February 18th, 9:30pm at 151 West 46th Street, 8th floor., Manhattan. Uncle Function, hailed as "one of the smartest, silliest, and most seductively satisfying shows around!" by BroadwayWorld.com, will present its signature brand of humor with special guest host, White House Press Secretary, Sean Spicer. Tickets are $10 and are available for purchase at http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/2791573 Uncle Function is a sketch comedy group based in New York City. It was formed in 2015 by Tony-nominated Producer Ken Davenport (Godspell, Spring Awakening). Uncle Function is written by and features Chris Cafero (The Night Of/HBO), Russell Daniels (That Bachelorette Show /Off-Broadway) ,Jessica Frey (The Characters/Netflix), Douglas Goodhart (Douglas and The Goodharts/Lead Singer), Gianmarco Soresi (GE Commercial Guy). Since their inception, they have performed at the Upright Citizen’s Brigade Theater, Davenport Theatre, Broadway Comedy Club, Ensemble Studio Theatre and The P... (read more)

Tyrannosaurus - RaR Bar
Through May 22, 3018 - Long Island City

TYRANNOSAURUS is a weekly stand up comedy show at R’A’R Bar (30-01 35th Ave. Queens, NY 11106) in Long Island City! Each week Sam Evans (Montreal Just For Laughs Festival) and Patrick Hastie (SF Sketchfest) carefully curate a solid lineup of comedians from Conan, The Tonight Show and Comedy Central, mixed with only the best up and coming new talent! The show is always FUN and the show is always FREE! This week's comedians: Allison Summers (OUT OF BOUNDS COMEDY FESTIVAL), Brantley Brice (SPLITSIDER), Adam Sokol (SF SKETCHFEST), Ella Fritts (ELLA FRITTS: STREET PERSON), Charlton Jon (@CharltonJ0N). *** Plus Special Guests ***

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