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March 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!

House Party - Improv Asylum
March 22, 2019 - Boston

The week is finally over and what better way to celebrate than with a good old fashioned House Party? Join the Main Stage cast as they perform improv structures based off party classics like Beirut, Kings, Charades and more. Think you can shoot a ping pong ball into an actor's Solo cup as they perform a scene on stage? Come give it your best shot.

Comedy Night: The Immigrant Is Staying - The Africa Center
March 22, 2019 - New York

It's Comedy Night at The Africa Center! Join us for 'THE IMMIGRANT IS STAYING'! As a black, Muslim, immigrant living in New York City, Mohamed uses comedy to reclaim the 'American Dream', a dream which has been immortalized by hard-working immigrants. This show will be a journey of self-discovery, identity, and an eye-opening look behind the curtain and into the life of a millennial immigrant living in America. The show aims to empower all the immigrants and outsiders who have grown up in constant search of a home. All of Mohamed's shows raise funds for charitable organizations and institutions which push the importance of positive change.

Dan Joe Dvd Show: Special Features - Union Hall
March 22, 2019 - Brooklyn

This event is 21 and over Dan Licata is a NYC-based comedian and one of the co-hosts of Dan + Joe + Charles Show. He is one of the writers of Joe Pera Talks With You on Adult Swim, and previously co-wrote Joe Pera Helps You Find the Perfect Christmas Tree. He's made appearances on Late Night with Seth Meyers, The Chris Gethard Show, and has made several videos for JASH. He is currently working to achieve his high school diploma.

Raunch - Improv Asylum
March 22, 2019 - New York

Friday nights at 10pm, Improv Asylum performs some adults-only improv that needs to be seen to be believed! This 60-minute, all-improv show uses audience suggestions to inspire some of the filthiest comedy in New York. Not for the faint of heart. BONUS! If you attend the 8pm Main Stage show that evening and we still have tickets available, you can stay to see Raunch FOR FREE.

Carlos Mencia - Gotham Comedy Club
March 22, 2019 - New York

Carlos Mencia: Comedy Central's "Mind Of Mencia" The Heartbreak Kid Mencia began his career doing stand-up on amateur night at the world renowned comedy club, Laugh Factory. He later showcased at The Comedy Store and became a regular, performing nightly. After he found success on the L.A comedy circuit, Mencia was named "International Comedy Grand Champion" from Buscando Estrellas (the Latino version of Star Search). This led to appearances on "In Living Color," "The Arsenio Hall Show," "Moesha" and "An Evening at the Improv." Mencia comes from a humble background, born in San Pedro Sula, Honduras, the 17th of 18 children. His parents sent him to the United States when he was about three months old, where he was raised in the Maravilla Projects in Los Angeles, California by his aunt and uncle. In his early teens, Mencia moved back to Honduras because his family wanted him to avoid the destructive gang culture of East Los Angeles. When Mencia later returned to Los Angeles, he showed such educational prowess that he was immediately promoted to the tenth grade. Soon after, he successfully graduated from Garfield High School. Mencia continued his journey up the comedy ladder by h... (read more)

Jason & Eric's Classy Comedy Night - New York Comedy Club Midtown
March 22, 2019 - New York

Jason & Eric's Classy Comedy Night You ever feel like doing something classy in New York City, but don't feel like putting on a tie...or even a button-down shirt? Jason Salmon and Eric Neumann bring you the Classy Comedy Show, where we supply the class with some of the top comedians from New York City and around the country, and all you have to do is show up...even if you're wearing shorts and flip-flops

Friday Night Standup Showcase - New York Comedy Club Midtown
March 22, 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.

Friday Late Night - New York Comedy Club Midtown
March 22, 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!

Natasha Leggero And Moshe Kasher - The Bell House
March 22, 2019 - Brooklyn,

This event is 21 and over Natasha Leggero is an accomplished actress, writer, and stand-up comedian whose garnered attention across film, television and the web. Leggero created, wrote, produced and starred in the Comedy Central sitcom, Another Period, after stealing the public eye with her appearances on the Comedy Central Roasts of James Franco and Justin Bieber. On the big screen, Leggero starred in two comedy films including Neighbors alongside Seth Rogen, as well as Let's Be Cops opposite Jake Johnson and Damon Wayans, Jr. She had a role in the 2009 romantic comedy He's Just Not That Into You. She also starred opposite Andrew Dice Clay in Showtime's Dice. Her Netflix special The Honeymoon Standup Special, performed alongside her husband Moshe Kasher, premiered in 2018. She currently resides in Los Angeles. Moshe Kasher has quickly become one of Hollywood's most in demand and highly regarded talents. He is the author of the 2012 memoir Kasher in the Rye: The True Tale of a White Boy from Oakland Who Became a Drug Addict, Criminal, Mental Patient, and Then Turned 16. This year Moshe and his wife Natasha Leggero debuted a three-part comedy special for Netflix, "The Honeymoon St... (read more)

Miz Cracker - West Bank cafe
March 22, 2019 - New York

In her new solo show MIZ CRACKER serves standup and high energy dance performance, creating a comedy spectacular that asks: can things possibly get any worse for American women? As a lady raised by—and always surrounded by—strong female figures, Cracker cracks jokes about everything from beauty to birth control. But behind the comedy, there's an urgent call for equal rights in a country that has lost its way. A show for women of every kind, and the people that love them.

The Main Stage Show - Improv Asylum
March 22, 2019 - Boston

Improv Asylum's Main Stage Show combines interactive improv sets with hilarious sketches that are sure to leave audiences clamoring for more. This hilarious cast comes together on Thursdays, Fridays and Saturday evenings to build a new experience every night. Come see why Improv Asylum has been voted Boston's Best Comedy!

Living Room Show - Postmark Cafe
March 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

Jake and Josh are Not Funny - Pinebox Rockshop
March 22, 2019 - Brooklyn

Two of the worst comedians in the city have some of the greatest comedians on their show to save it from being an utter failure, and actually make it... pretty damn good.

Friday Primetime at 4th St. - New York Comedy Club
March 22, 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. Ages 16 and up only Standard two drink minimum per person Individual comedian appearances subject to change without notice

The Friday Night Sh*W - Magnet Theater
March 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
March 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!

Schtick A Pole In It - DROM
March 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.

North Coast Anniversary Show 1 - Caveat
March 22, 2019 - New York

Join North Coast for their 10th Anniversary, double feature extravaganza! The night will be jam-packed with special guests including Aparna Nancherla, Airwolf, Your Love Our Musical and more! Come for one show or both shows, and don't miss the after party at Caveat DJ'ed by Taela Naomi!

Forever: Improv Inspired By Nyt Wedding Announcements - The PIT
March 23, 2019 - New York

FOREVER is an improv comedy show inspired by New York Times wedding announcements. You pick a wedding announcement, we make up a funny show.

Yakov Smirnoff - Schimmel Center
March 23, 2019 - New York

Russian comedian Yakov Smirnoff takes the Schimmel Center stage for an evening of laughter. You may remember Smirnoff from his many appearances on The Tonight Show and Night Court, movie roles alongside Robin Williams, Tom Hanks, Jack Nicholson, and Meryl Streep, and his hit Broadway show, As Long as We Both Shall Laugh. He has also appeared at The White House at the personal request of three American presidents.

A Very Beatles Purim - Littlefield
March 23, 2019 - Brooklyn

This event is 21 and over Wait, so you drink like it's St. Patrick's Day, dress up like it's Halloween, and get to be part of an interactive musical? What is this? It's Purim, of course...the most underrated of all Jewish holidays. Note: You do not need to be Jewish or know anything about Purim to attend this Purim party. This is a celebration for everyone. A Very Awesome Purim is an interactive musical and after-party started in Philadelphia, and we're excited to be making our Brooklyn debut! With help from our awesome fans, we choose a genre—this year: Beatles—and reimagine the Purim story every year. There's a drunken king, an evil prime minister, and a brave queen who saves the entire Jewish population. The production strikes a careful balance of off-color humor, on-key parodies, and surprisingly poignant lessons about cultural acceptance. This is what you can expect from the night: An interactive musical featuring parodies of your favorite Beatles songs. Drinking! In Purim tradition, you're supposed to drink until you can't tell the difference between the good guy and the bad guy in the story. (It's not difficult.) A costume party. Dress to the theme, or any costume... (read more)

Long Neck Brenda Sauter and Friends Feat. Wild Carnation, the Feelies and Speed the Plough Wygalator Karyn Kuhl - Monty Hall
March 23, 2019 - Jersey City

Mayor Ravi S. Bhalla and the City of Hoboken, Monty Hall and WFMU present: In Honor of Women’s History Month: Musicians who rocked the 80’s Hoboken Sound Celebrating their Past, Present and Future No one in Hoboken ever talked about "the Hoboken Sound.” That was a term the media came up with to explain the extraordinary group of musicians who flocked to the Mile Square City in the early Eighties, looking for cheap rents and a hospitable place to play. From the beginning, women played an important role in what was happening there: Karyn Kuhl and Alice Genese from Gut Bank, Deena Shoskes in the Cucumbers, Janet Wygal in The Individuals, Georgia Hubley , Jane Scarpantoni and Donna Croughn of Tiny Lights and so many more. Join us as we Celebrate their contributions to that “sound" and the path that each of them took as they continue to make inspiring and exciting music.

White Chocolate 3 Year Anniversary Show - Union Hall
March 23, 2019 - Brooklyn

A LIT comedy show hosted by Christi Chiello & Petey Deabreu! This event is 21 and over

Sunday Night Headliner Showcase - New York Comedy Club
March 23, 2019 - New York

Ages 16 and up only 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.

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

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.

Creek Cave Live - The Creek and The Cave
March 23, 2019 - Long Island City

Creek Cave Live (CCL) is the touring arm of The Creek & The Cave, when we are not on the road we bring you an amazing showcase full of Creek favorites, comics just passing through and some of the best stand up comics living in NYC. Saturday Mar. 23rd offers an evening of top-notch comedy in LIC. Featuring: Nate Craig (Netflix) Tina Friml (Vermont’s Funniest Comedian Winner) Lee Seeling (Gotham Comedy Club) AND MORE! Because we love comedy and our audiences so much we give you a free PBR for supporting our space! And if you’re a dear and sit in the front row we give you a free shot!

Best of Guptaji – Stand Up by Appurv Gupta - Bombay Theatre
March 23, 2019 - Flushing, NY

If you are looking for comedy shows near me, ApneeCommunity has a bang on news for you. An Engineer turned up Comedian, Appurv Gupta a.k.a GuptaJi has made a comeback with another mix of new hits “Best of GuptaJi” to tickle the funny bone of everyone. He is on a roll this time. Catch him live in New York! Hurry up! Don’t miss the golden chance to enjoy the evening. Book your tickets now at ApneeCommunity.

Saturday Matinee at NYCC - New York Comedy Club Midtown
March 23, 2019 - New York

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!

Saturday Night Headliner Showcase - New York Comedy Club Midtown
March 23, 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!

Saturday Late Night Comedy Spectacular - New York Comedy Club Midtown
March 23, 2019 - New York

Keep your Saturday night rolling with laughs! Our Late Show will keep you laughing so hard you won't even notice it's past your bedtime! 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!

Miz Cracker - West Bank cafe
March 23, 2019 - New York

In her new solo show MIZ CRACKER serves standup and high energy dance performance, creating a comedy spectacular that asks: can things possibly get any worse for American women? As a lady raised by—and always surrounded by—strong female figures, Cracker cracks jokes about everything from beauty to birth control. But behind the comedy, there's an urgent call for equal rights in a country that has lost its way. A show for women of every kind, and the people that love them.

The Main Stage Show - Improv Asylum
March 23, 2019 - Boston

Improv Asylum's Main Stage Show combines interactive improv sets with hilarious sketches that are sure to leave audiences clamoring for more. This hilarious cast comes together on Thursdays, Fridays and Saturday evenings to build a new experience every night. Come see why Improv Asylum has been voted Boston's Best Comedy!

Just Kidding: Papa Siama and Auntie Dallas - Symphony Space
March 23, 2019 - Manhattan

A morning of Congolese-fuelled world music for the kids. Prepare to sing, dance, help play percussion and hear Papa Siama's fun stories about growing up in rural DR Congo.

Schimmel Center at Pace University presents YAKOV SMIRNOFF: The Happily Ever Laughter Tour - Schimmel Center
March 23, 2019 - New York

Schimmel Center at Pace University presents YAKOV SMIRNOFF: The Happily Ever Laughter Tour Saturday, March 23, 2019 at 7:30pm Schimmel Center at Pace University concludes its 2018-19 Comedy II Series with an evening of standup featuring internationally-acclaimed comic Yakov Smirnoff, on Saturday, March 23, 2019 at 7:30pm. Tickets start at $29 and can be purchased at schimmelcenter.org, by phone at 212-346-1715, or by visiting the Schimmel Center Box Office at 3 Spruce Street, Manhattan. Box office hours are Tuesday-Saturday, Noon-5pm, and beginning three hours prior to each performance, through intermission. "Warmhearted, delightful, and splendidly funny!"  - The New York Times Hailed as a "laugh riot" by the Wall Street Journal, actor and comedian Yakov Smirnoff envisions a world where sadness and tears are replaced with love and laughter.  Fans of the Russian born entertainer will enjoy Yakov's hilarious and insightful philosophies on love, relationships, and the differences between men and women in Happily Ever Laughter: The Neuroscience of Romantic Relationships. Yakov Smirnoff is a Russian-American comedian, actor, and writer. Born Yakov Naumovich Pokhis in Ru... (read more)

Yakov Smirnoff - Schimmel Center
March 23, 2019 - Lower Manhatan

Russian comedian Yakov Smirnoff takes the Schimmel Center stage for an evening of laughter. You may remember Smirnoff from his many appearances on The Tonight Show and Night Court, movie roles alongside Robin Williams, Tom Hanks, Jack Nicholson, and Meryl Streep, and his hit Broadway show, As Long as We Both Shall Laugh. He has also appeared at The White House at the personal request of three American presidents.

The Armando Diaz Experience - Magnet Theater
March 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.

Trike - Magnet Theater
March 23, 2019 - New York

"Reliably one of the best improv performances in the city." - The New York Times "Nick Kanellis & Peter McNerney's fantastic late night show is upbeat and impressively layered improv that is always worth checking out." - Splitsider.com "Improv duo Nick Kanellis and Peter McNerney meld playful physical transformation and careful scenework in a weekly show that delivers an impressively quick and detailed overlap of events in its conclusion." - TimeOut New York *THE NEW YORK TIMES CRITICS PICK* *A TIME OUT NEW YORK CRITICS PICK* *SPLITSIDER'S GUIDE TO NYC COMEDY SCENE - BEST WEEKLY SHOWS*

Laughing Buddha Ft. Janeane Garofalo - New York Comedy Club
March 23, 2019 - New York

Laughing Buddha Comedy presents an evening of NYC's emerging comics as they join Jeff Lawrence and Janeane Garofalo for a hilarious night of laughter. Ages 16 and up only Standard two drink minimum per person Individual comedian appearances subject to change without notice

Saturday Night Headliners on 4th St. - New York Comedy Club
March 23, 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 Ages 16 and up only Standard two drink minimum per person Individual comedian appearances subject to change without notice

Saturday Night Standup - New York Comedy Club
March 23, 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. Ages 16 and up only Standard two drink minimum per person Individual comedian appearances subject to change without notice

Saturday Showcase in the East Village - New York Comedy Club
March 23, 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 Ages 16 and up only Standard two drink minimum per person Individual comedian appearances subject to change without notice

Saturday Late Night Comedy Spectacular - New York Comedy Club
March 23, 2019 - New York

Keep your Saturday night rolling with laughs! Our Late Show will keep you laughing so hard you won't even notice it's past your bedtime 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 Ages 16 and up only Standard two drink minimum per person Individual comedian appearances subject to change without notice

Scratch Paper - Caveat
March 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.

Satire and Humor Festival: In Conversation + Diversity in Humor Panel - Caveat
March 23, 2019 - New York

Literary humorists reading their most literary humor! An Evening of Humorous Readings is a long-running, popular show of literary humorists reading their most literary humor! The show is a showcase of short humor, like the kind you find on McSweeney's or Shouts and Murmurs, read aloud by the people who wrote them. An Evening of Humorous Readings has featured writers from Saturday Night Live, Late Night with Seth Meyers, The Onion, The New Yorker, and more!

Biodiversity Jam - Caveat
March 23, 2019 - New York

The Biodiversity Jam brings together a menagerie of New York's funniest comedians to talk about the weirdest and wildest animals you GOTTA know. Scientists have recently estimated that there are 1.5 million animal species. Scientists have also recently estimated that there are 1.5 million comedians living in New York City. Coincidence? We think not! Join your host, Karen Chee (The New Yorker, McSweeney's) for a zoological comedy show that will take you on a hilarious (and mind-blowing!) tour of the animal kingdom.

Tinderella - The PIT
March 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?

Raunch 2019 - Improv Asylum New York
March 23, 2019 - Boston

Saturday nights at midnight, Improv Asylum gathers members of the main stage, NXT and alums together to perform some adults-only improv that needs to be seen to be believed! See Raunch on the cheap! Attending a show from earlier in the day? Cool! Come see Raunch at a discounted rate. Audience members from the 4pm, 7:30pm and 10pm shows on Saturday are invited to purchase a discounted ticket to Raunch for only $10. This ticket will guarantee admission. Ain't into discounts or commitment? If you attended a show earlier in the day but do not want to purchase a discounted ticket, you are welcome to join our standby line outside of Improv Asyl...

Emily Nachazel - Arlo Nomad
Through March 23, 2019 - New York City

WHO: New York based producers Jason Jude Hill and Daniel Sears of GrumpyFilms & Productions are announcing winter/spring 2019 RSVP at Arlo dates with brand new line-ups. WHAT: This Real Sexy Variety Party, RSVP at Arlo, is paving the way for out-of-the-box variety shows and intimate/immersive entertainment experiences in New York City. The venue combines a chic, welcoming atmosphere with design-forward spaces for a one-of-a-kind experience that makes audience members and performers all part of the party. RSVP at Arlo features talent spanning an array of disciplines including music, dance, comedy, burlesque, magic, and more! Hosted by VODKA STINGER (54 Below, Christmas With the Crawfords) With performances by: ONLIEST (Harmony-Driven Duets) CORNELIUS LOY (Theremin Virtuoso) TANYA SOLOMON (Preposterous Comedy-Magic) SHARON SPELL (No Bummers Storytelling) WHEN: Mar 22-23 Shows at 7:30pm & 10:00pm TICKETS: $5 floor seats (cushion provided), $25 general admission (comfy couches and chairs). A free drink included with ALL TICKETS! Also $8 house beer/wine all night, and 15% off dinner before/after RSVP at Arlo NoMad's first-floor restaurant.

RSVP at Arlo - Arlo Nomad
Through March 23, 2019 - New York

WHAT: This Real Sexy Variety Party, RSVP at Arlo, is paving the way for out-of-the-box variety shows and intimate/immersive entertainment experiences in New York City. The venue combines a chic, welcoming atmosphere with design-forward spaces for a one-of-a-kind experience that makes audience members and performers all part of the party. RSVP at Arlo features talent spanning an array of disciplines including music, dance, comedy, burlesque, magic, and more! March 22-23: Hosted by: VODKA STINGER (54 Below, Christmas With the Crawfords) - RETURN ENGAGEMENT!! Featuring performances by: SHIHORI (award-winning Japanese singer-songwriter) CORNELIUS LOY (Theremin Virtuoso) TANYA SOLOMON (Preposterous Comedy-Magic) SHARON SPELL (No Bummers Storytelling) VIPE X FEETZ (Amazing Flexn Dance) ...and more surprises!

Miz Cracker - Laurie Beechman Theater
Through March 23, 2019 - New York

In her new solo show MIZ CRACKER serves standup and high energy dance performance, creating a comedy spectacular that asks: can things possibly get any worse for American women? As a lady raised by—and always surrounded by—strong female figures, Cracker cracks jokes about everything from beauty to birth control. But behind the comedy, there's an urgent call for equal rights in a country that has lost its way. A show for women of every kind, and the people that love them.

Carlos Mencia Headlines Gotham Comedy Club - Gotham Comedy Club
Through March 23, 2019 - New York

Mencia began his career doing stand-up on amateur night at the comedy club, Laugh Factory. He later showcased at The Comedy Store and became a regular, performing nightly. After he found success on the L.A comedy circuit, Mencia was named “International Comedy Grand Champion” from Buscando Estrellas (the Latino version of Star Search). “Mind of Mencia” debuted on Comedy Central in early 2005. It became one of the strongest shows in the network's history, averaging about 1.5 million total viewers. "Mind of Mencia" was executive produced by Carlos Mencia and Robert Morton ("Late Night with David Letterman"). In the summer of 2007, Mencia starred opposite Ben Stiller and Michelle Monaghan in the Farrelly Brothers' hit feature film, “The Heartbreak Kid” (DreamWorks). In the fall of that year Mencia headlined a nationwide comedy tour titled “Carlos Mencia Live Presented by Bud Light." The highly anticipated tour brought Mencia face-to-face with his fans from September 2007 through December 2007. Shortly thereafter, Mencia taped a new comedy special for Comedy Central, "Carlos Mencia: Performance Enhanced," that aired in May 2008. Since 2007, every holiday season Mencia has e... (read more)

The Deplorables - Theater at Westbury
March 24, 2019 - Westbury

The Deplorables performance scheduled at the NYCB Theatre at Westbury on March 24, 2019 has been postponed to a date TBA. Due to injuries incurred as result of an accident Terrence Williams was involved in, all shows will be moved to a later date. Rest assured, The Deplorables are dedicated on finding a date to rescheduling this event at Westbury in 2019 after Terrance is completely healed, and ready to hit the road. Hold on to your tickets, and keep an eye out for the new date. If you must, refunds will be available at point of Purchase. Share the night laughing with friends and celebrating with THE DEPLORABLES - America's #1 comedy show for conservative thinkers, Donald Trump supporters, and good ol' Deplorables starring featured comics:

The Bitch Seat 5th Anniversary ShowThe Bitch Seat 5th Anniversary Show - Q.E.D. Astoria
March 24, 2019 - Queens

A grown-up [talk] show-and-tell hosted by Lyssa Mandel WHO: Host Lyssa Mandel, Co-host/Boyfriend Phil Casale, Jeff Simmermon, Oscar Collazos, Rebecca Vigil (Your Love, Our Musical), and Myq Kaplan (Conan, Letterman) WHAT: The Bitch Seat is celebrating its 5th anniversary! In this interview-style, live talk show, host Lyssa Mandel (& co-host/boyfriend Phil Casale) invites guests to present poignant/painful creations from their adolescence on stage (poetry, drawings, songs, sketches, videos...Wicca boxes...) and follows with engaging questions that cut to the heart of how all our teenage pain is the same. And it's funny. Think of it as Judy Blume meets Dr. Phil. Raucous laughter and redemption ensue. Bar in the theater to chase down the pubescent demons.

The Nxt Cast 2019 - Improv Asylum New York
March 24, 2019 - New York

The freshest faces in Boston comedy, the NXT Cast brings you two different shows this fall! On Sunday nights, The NXT Show will be an all-improv, 90-minute show testing out new short-form structures. On Tuesday nights, NXT: Fresh AF tests out the cast's writing skills with brand new sketches each week blended with classic improv structures.

Sunday Comedy Matinee - New York Comedy Club Midtown
March 24, 2019 - New York

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!

Sunday Funday Comedy - New York Comedy Club Midtown
March 24, 2019 - New York

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! Tonight's show features: Lineup TBA

Sunday Night Headliner Showcase - New York Comedy Club Midtown
March 24, 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: Lineup TBA

Kornfeld & Andrews - Magnet Theater
March 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.

Sunday Night Prime Time Comedy - New York Comedy Club
March 24, 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 Ages 16 and up only Standard two drink minimum per person Individual comedian appearances subject to change without notice

Weekender Comedy Show - New York Comedy Club
March 24, 2019 - New York

The weekend's not ever yet! Cap off a good time with more good times! Our Sunday night shows feature the hottest comics from around the city and the world. 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 Ages 16 and up only Standard two drink minimum per person Individual comedian appearances subject to change without notice

Satire and Humor Festival: Writing for the Screen + Networking - Caveat
March 24, 2019 - New York

A panel discussion featuring writers from The Opposition, Late Night with Seth Meyers, Full Frontal with Samantha Bee, and other NY-based shows, together to talk about how they use humor and satire in their day jobs and the process of applying to and writing for TV. Stick around after for a chance to network with other writers and pitch your work!

Gayme Show - Caveat
March 24, 2019 - New York

Join gay-ass hosts Dave Mizzoni and Matt Rogers as they gay up the straights through games and trivia. Ever talk to a straight guy and think, "Jesus Christ you're boring!" ? Two straight men enter the arena, but only one leaves with the title of Queen of the Straights. Lifelines include a Woman Who Gets It and a Wise Queer. Come witness the ultimate test of who Is honorarily GAY AS FUCK! (and guys, that's a good thing!)

The Deplorables - The Theatre at Westbury
March 24, 2019 - Westbury

Share the night laughing with friends and celebrating with THE DEPLORABLES - America's #1 comedy show for conservative thinkers, Donald Trump supporters, and good ol' Deplorables starring featured comics: Terrence Williams (comedian, political commentator, and viral internet sensation) Michael Loftus (1-Hour special on Comedy Central, HBO, Fox commentator) Steve McGrew (the hell-bent southerner on Comedy Central and Sirius XM) The Deplorable Choir (the outrageous singing girl group with hundreds of thousands of YouTube followers). Brian Haner ("Guitar Guy", Comedy Central, Jeff Dunham Tour) Blending comedy, observational humor, and music, we unleash the conservative mindset, transcending politics and unabashedly mocking liberals while celebrating the American Dream. You'll finally be laughing for the RIGHT reason.

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!

Jim Gaffigan: Quality Time Tour - Palace Theater
Through May 02, 2019 - Albany

Jim Gaffigan is a three-time Grammy nominated comedian, actor, writer, producer, two-time New York Times best-selling author, Emmy winning top touring performer, and multi-platinum-selling recording artist. He is known around the world for his unique brand of humor, which largely revolves around his observations on life. In addition to two seasons of the semi-fictitious Jim Gaffigan Show, which he wrote and produced with his wife Jeannie, and his widely popular stand-up comedy specials, Gaffigan has guest starred on many television comedies and dramas, ranging from Portlandia and The Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt to HBO's cult hits Flight of the Concords and Bored to Death to dramatic roles in Law & Order. On the silver screen, his many credits include Three Kings, Hot Pursuit, and Experimenter. 2018 will be Gaffigan's biggest year to date with an astonishing 13 films slated to release or start production in almost every genre including comedy, drama, thriller, fantasy and animated features. Current and upcoming projects include the historical drama Chappaquiddick for Entertainment Studio, Fox Searchlight's cult classic sequel Super Troopers 2, IFC Films/Showtime's sports drama... (read more)

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.

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 ***

Jackknife Comedy - The Creek and The Cave
Through March 02, 3019 - Long Island City

Jackknife Comedy is a rad monthly stand up show the first Saturday of every month at The Creek and The Cave in Queens, hosted by two dummies from Iowa named Gideon Hambright and Patrick Hastie! Each show they pick a bunch of their favorite comedians to come do sets, be cool and have a blast! This months comics are: J.P. McDade (TRUTV'S COMEDY KNOCKOUT), Julie Mitchell (VICELAND'S FLOPHOUSE), Hayden Kristal (NBC STAND UP FOR DIVERSITY), Jill Weiner (TRIAL BY LAUGHTER), Nonye Brown-West (NEW YORK COMEDY FESTIVAL), Connor Creagan (CAROLINE'S), Billy Hurley (UCB) and Idris Alton (EVERYBODY EATS). Come out and party! Tickets are only $5. You can buy them at the door or online at http://creeklic.com/events/jackknife-comedy-5-2019-03-02/

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