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Comedy Shows in New York City This Weekend - September 27-September 29

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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 in 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! With these comedians, you won’t be able to quit laughing. Here’s everything you need to know about the comedy show in New York City this weekend.

Schtick A Pole In It: Comedy & Pole Dancing - DROM
September 27, 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. If you don't see shows like this why are you even paying these crazy rents. Theme and Cast will be updated closer to show time.

Comedy Carnival at Muchmore's - Muchmore's
September 27, 2019 - Brooklyn

A carnival-themed comedy show featuring some of Brooklyn top up-and-coming standup comedians with fun trivia and prizes, Comedy Carnival is hosted by Maura Sateriale (Sirius XM) and Rebecca Kaplan (She Makes Me Laugh festival).

Free Comedy Show - O.P.P.A.
September 27, 2019 - New York

Comedy Evening is a completely free comedy show in the heart of the West Village featuring comedians who have appeared on Comedy Central, TruTV, Late Night with Stephen Colbert, and more.

Comedy Zest - Broadway Comedy Club
September 27, 2019 - New York

16 & over or 13+ with parents Two drink minimum Individual comedian appearances subject to change without notice

All Star Stand up Comedy, Our Signature Show - Broadway Comedy Club
September 27, 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!

George lopez: Wall tour - Bardavon
September 27, 2019 - Poughkeepsie

George Lopez is coming to the Hudson Valley! Get ready to laugh along with one of comedy's most prolific talents – you've seen him on TV, Late Night, and now come see him in person!

Living Room Comedy Show - Postmark Cafe
September 27, 2019 - Brooklyn

The longest running stand-up comedy show in Brooklyn presented by Aaron Kominos-Smith and Turner Sparks (now in its 13th 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. While tickets are free, reservations regularly sell out. Get your reserved seats at www.LivingRoomShowNY.com Follow @LivingRoomShow on Twitter/ Facebook and email livingroomcomedy@gmail.com to get our monthly lineups direct to your inbox. facebook.com/livingroomshow

Paul Virzi - Gotham Comedy Club
September 27, 2019 - Manhattan

Paul Virzi: Paul Virzi is a stand up comedian and many of the nation's top comedy clubs have called him one of the strongest on the rise! His debut comedy special, Bill Burr Presents Paul Virzi: I'll Say This debuted on Comedy Central in November and is available to stream now on CC.com. His comedy album Night At The Stand was #1 on iTunes and reached #4 on Billboards Top 100. He's appeared on TruTV's Comedy Knockout, AXS TV's Gotham Comedy Live, The NFL Network's Good Morning Football, FOX's Redeye and written for the ESPN ESPY Awards. Paul has made numerous appearances at the prestigious Just For Laughs Comedy Festival in Montreal and performed at the SXSW Festival in Austin, TX. Paul has toured with Bill Burr in some of the country's most iconic theaters including, Madison Square Garden, The Chicago Theatre and Carnegie Hall. Every week you can hear him host his very popular podcast The Virzi Effect. Paul grew up in the suburbs, outside of New York City. He loves his family, cigars and having pointless sports arguments with his friends. He never fails in keeping the laughs coming and making the audience feel comfortable with his hard hitting personal approach. He is fun to wa... (read more)

Comedyjuice (The Vintage Lounge) - Gotham Comedy Club
September 27, 2019 - Manhattan

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. *Lineups are subject to change

Paul Virzi - Gotham Comedy Club
September 27, 2019 - Manhattan

Paul Virzi: Paul Virzi is a stand up comedian and many of the nation's top comedy clubs have called him one of the strongest on the rise! His debut comedy special, Bill Burr Presents Paul Virzi: I'll Say This debuted on Comedy Central in November and is available to stream now on CC.com. His comedy album Night At The Stand was #1 on iTunes and reached #4 on Billboards Top 100. He's appeared on TruTV's Comedy Knockout, AXS TV's Gotham Comedy Live, The NFL Network's Good Morning Football, FOX's Redeye and written for the ESPN ESPY Awards. Paul has made numerous appearances at the prestigious Just For Laughs Comedy Festival in Montreal and performed at the SXSW Festival in Austin, TX. Paul has toured with Bill Burr in some of the country's most iconic theaters including, Madison Square Garden, The Chicago Theatre and Carnegie Hall. Every week you can hear him host his very popular podcast The Virzi Effect. Paul grew up in the suburbs, outside of New York City. He loves his family, cigars and having pointless sports arguments with his friends. He never fails in keeping the laughs coming and making the audience feel comfortable with his hard hitting personal approach. He is fun to wa... (read more)

Comedy Shows in New York City This Weekend

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Schtick A Pole In It: Lizzo Edition - DROM
September 27, 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. Every month we have a musical theme and this month it's Lizzo. "Scuse Me" I know "The Truth Hurts" but I'm going to tell you "Cuz I Love You". This show is "Good As Hell" and that's "Exactly How I Feel". If you don't see shows like this why are you even paying these crazy rents? FRI & SAT Sept 27th & 28th 85 Ave A NYC 8pm (doors open at 7:30) Tix- Fri: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/schtick-a-pole-in-it-lizzo-edition-tickets-70205692115 Sat: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/schtick-a-pole-in-it-lizzo-edition-tickets-70697073851 $35 VIP/$25 Floor Seats/$20 Standing Room $30 Cash at Door Subways 2nd ave stop on the F. Walkable from the 6 (Astor Place) and R (8th St - NYU) train stations. Friday Night Cast Comics Dan Goodman (Skinja, Fusion Network) JoAnna Ross (cr... (read more)

Book of Mormon - Eugene O'Neill Theatre
September 27, 2019 - New York

The greatest time of a Mormon kid's life is his mission,' sings Elder Kevin Price before finding out where and who with, his journey will begin. But things are not as the handsome and pious Elder Price predicted when he's paired up with the hapless and puppy-like Elder Cunningham and sent off to the wilds of ...UGANDA! Disneyland this isn't, boys. Their adventure unfolds as Elders Price and Cunningham attempt to preach The Book Of Mormon to a Ugandan rural community that has been blighted by disease and ruled over by an evil war lord. Despite some truly cringeworthy false starts and misunderstandings they learn about themselves, the true meaning of friendship and what their religion ultimately means to them.

American Comedy Institute Show - West Side Comedy Club
September 27, 2019 - New York

Featuring some of the best up and coming new comedians out there! Micaela Fagan - Host Alex Staub Stephanie Bass Kimberly Blanchard Rebecca Falkoff John Mouery Alden Skeadas Giorgio Arcelli Greg Cartin Bob Horne Mike Buran Tom Eschelman Becky Veduccio James Cipollina

Funny Hunnyz: Queens in Harlem - The Venue NYC
September 27, 2019 - New York

Harlem is the Epicenter of Urban Culture and Funny Hunnyz knows some QUEENS of urban comedy. The Harlem Comedy Festival is all about Celebrating the Birth of The Culture and those that keep it thriving. Featuring: Aja Bennett, Meme Simpson, and Ashima Franklin Headlined by B-Phlat of BET's Comicview and HBO's Def Comedy Jam Hosted by Kelly Kellz of HBO's All Def Digital Food and Beverages available for purchase at The Venue NYC, Harlem's premiere event space!

Open Mic Friday - Laughing Buddha - EastVille Comedy Club
September 27, 2019 - Brooklyn

All Ages Open Mic Friday - Laughing Buddha

Perfect Crime - Snapple Theater Center
September 27, 2019 - New York

A staple of New York theatre, much like The Mousetrap across the pond in London, this show goes far and beyond the traditional mystery play. It is a sexy, compelling comedy-thriller, with well-timed surprises and laughs that relieve a growing dramatic tension. The main character is a Harvard-educated psychiatrist accused of bumping off her wealthy, foppish British husband.

Paul Virzi - Gotham Comedy Club
September 27, 2019 - New York

18 & over Paul Virzi: Paul Virzi is a stand up comedian and many of the nation's top comedy clubs have called him one of the strongest on the rise! His debut comedy special, Bill Burr Presents Paul Virzi: I'll Say This debuted on Comedy Central in November and is available to stream now on CC.com. His comedy album Night At The Stand was #1 on iTunes and reached #4 on Billboards Top 100. He's appeared on TruTV's Comedy Knockout, AXS TV's Gotham Comedy Live, The NFL Network's Good Morning Football, FOX's Redeye and written for the ESPN ESPY Awards. Paul has made numerous appearances at the prestigious Just For Laughs Comedy Festival in Montreal and performed at the SXSW Festival in Austin, TX.

Paul Virzi - Gotham Comedy Club
September 27, 2019 - New York

Paul Virzi: Paul Virzi is a stand up comedian and many of the nation's top comedy clubs have called him one of the strongest on the rise! His debut comedy special, Bill Burr Presents Paul Virzi: I'll Say This debuted on Comedy Central in November and is available to stream now on CC.com. His comedy album Night At The Stand was #1 on iTunes and reached #4 on Billboards Top 100. He's appeared on TruTV's Comedy Knockout, AXS TV's Gotham Comedy Live, The NFL Network's Good Morning Football, FOX's Redeye and written for the ESPN ESPY Awards. Paul has made numerous appearances at the prestigious Just For Laughs Comedy Festival in Montreal and performed at the SXSW Festival in Austin, TX.

The Paramount Comedy Series Presents Steve-O 'the Bucket List - The Paramount
September 27, 2019 - Huntington

Steve-O (a.k.a. Stephen Glover) was willing to do whatever it took to become famous, even if it meant stapling his ball sack to his leg. After failing miserably at the University of Miami, Steve-O was a homeless couch-surfer for three years before he attended Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Clown College, to help further his goal of becoming a famous stuntman. After graduating Clown College, determined to make it in Hollywood, he began to pitch his home videos to producers.

Comedy Shows in New York City This Weekend

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Antoinetta Silicato --- Jazz - Triad Theater
September 28, 2019 - New York

Returning to the NYC stage, since 2012, jazz song-stylist/chanteuse Antoinetta Silicato will be performing her exciting new come-back show titled, "I'll Take Manhattan" at the Triad Theater on September 28, 2019 at 7pm, with the Mario Sprouse Trio. Included in the timeless and classic lineup, Antoinetta will render her personal interpretations on songs composed by the Gershwin brothers, Johnny Mercer, Stephen Sondheim, Duke Ellington, Freddie Green of the original Count Basie Band, Sammy Cahn, Rogers and Hart, and other greats. From the mostly golden age of romantic song writing, Antoinetta is a keeper of the flame for old school song interpretation, as she will break your heart in a ballad and have you swaying when she swings. Master Jazz pianist Harold Mabern has been quoted to say, "I hear originality in her voice and given the chance, Antoinetta could do great things in the music world."

Schtick A Pole In It: Comedy & Pole Dancing - DROM
September 28, 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. If you don't see shows like this why are you even paying these crazy rents. Theme and Cast will be updated closer to show time.

Nerd Nite - Littlefield
September 28, 2019 - Brooklyn

Ages 21+ Now in Trivia Edition This edition of Nerd Nite kicks off with not-your-average bar trivia before the signature funny-yet-smart presentations! Nerd Nite NYC kicks-off its 2019-2020 season after a long summer vacation. Enjoy three funny-yet-smart presentations (topics coming shortly), Matt's annual showcase of weird world records of the past 12 months, and trivia is back again, so bring some pals, form a team, and win fancy prizes (probably related to New York Comic Con).

Schtick a Pole in It: Lizzo Edition - Drom
September 28, 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. Every month we have a musical theme and this month it's Lizzo. "Scuse Me" I know "The Truth Hurts" but I'm going to tell you "Cuz I Love You". This show is "Good As Hell" and that's "Exactly How I Feel". If you don't see shows like this why are you even paying these crazy rents?

The Gotham All-Stars - Gotham Comedy Club
September 28, 2019 - New York

18 & over 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. Featuring Regin DeCicco, Joe DeRosa, Michael Kosta, Leah Bonnema and More!

The Gotham All-Stars! - Gotham Comedy Club
September 28, 2019 - Manhattan

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.

After Hours: Comedy for When You're Off the Clock (The Vintage Lounge) - Gotham Comedy Club
September 28, 2019 - Manhattan

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.

Paul Virzi - Gotham Comedy Club
September 28, 2019 - Manhattan

Paul Virzi: Paul Virzi is a stand up comedian and many of the nation's top comedy clubs have called him one of the strongest on the rise! His debut comedy special, Bill Burr Presents Paul Virzi: I'll Say This debuted on Comedy Central in November and is available to stream now on CC.com. His comedy album Night At The Stand was #1 on iTunes and reached #4 on Billboards Top 100. He's appeared on TruTV's Comedy Knockout, AXS TV's Gotham Comedy Live, The NFL Network's Good Morning Football, FOX's Redeye and written for the ESPN ESPY Awards. Paul has made numerous appearances at the prestigious Just For Laughs Comedy Festival in Montreal and performed at the SXSW Festival in Austin, TX. Paul has toured with Bill Burr in some of the country's most iconic theaters including, Madison Square Garden, The Chicago Theatre and Carnegie Hall. Every week you can hear him host his very popular podcast The Virzi Effect. Paul grew up in the suburbs, outside of New York City. He loves his family, cigars and having pointless sports arguments with his friends. He never fails in keeping the laughs coming and making the audience feel comfortable with his hard hitting personal approach. He is fun to wa... (read more)

Paul Virzi - Gotham Comedy Club
September 28, 2019 - Manhattan

Paul Virzi: Paul Virzi is a stand up comedian and many of the nation's top comedy clubs have called him one of the strongest on the rise! His debut comedy special, Bill Burr Presents Paul Virzi: I'll Say This debuted on Comedy Central in November and is available to stream now on CC.com. His comedy album Night At The Stand was #1 on iTunes and reached #4 on Billboards Top 100. He's appeared on TruTV's Comedy Knockout, AXS TV's Gotham Comedy Live, The NFL Network's Good Morning Football, FOX's Redeye and written for the ESPN ESPY Awards. Paul has made numerous appearances at the prestigious Just For Laughs Comedy Festival in Montreal and performed at the SXSW Festival in Austin, TX. Paul has toured with Bill Burr in some of the country's most iconic theaters including, Madison Square Garden, The Chicago Theatre and Carnegie Hall. Every week you can hear him host his very popular podcast The Virzi Effect. Paul grew up in the suburbs, outside of New York City. He loves his family, cigars and having pointless sports arguments with his friends. He never fails in keeping the laughs coming and making the audience feel comfortable with his hard hitting personal approach. He is fun to wa... (read more)

After Hours: Comedy for When You're Off the Clock (The Vintage Lounge) - Gotham Comedy Club
September 28, 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.

Comedy Shows in New York City This Weekend

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The Gotham All-Stars! - Gotham Comedy Club
September 28, 2019 - New York

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.

200 Impressions in 60 Minutes - Improv Asylum NYC
September 28, 2019 - New York

200 Impressions in 60 Minutes is a brand new show created by David Carl, whose work has been described by The New York Times as "deliciously deranged" (Gary Busey's One-Man Hamlet (As Performed by David Carl)) and "quite damning" (Trump Lear). His newest impression bonanza will include 200 impressions in 60 minutes, music, and a healthy dose of audience participation.

Schtick A Pole In It: Lizzo Edition - DROM
September 28, 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. Every month we have a musical theme and this month it's Lizzo. "Scuse Me" I know "The Truth Hurts" but I'm going to tell you "Cuz I Love You". This show is "Good As Hell" and that's "Exactly How I Feel". If you don't see shows like this why are you even paying these crazy rents? FRI & SAT Sept 27th & 28th 85 Ave A NYC 8pm (doors open at 7:30) Tix- Fri: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/schtick-a-pole-in-it-lizzo-edition-tickets-70205692115 Sat: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/schtick-a-pole-in-it-lizzo-edition-tickets-70697073851 $35 VIP/$25 Floor Seats/$20 Standing Room $30 Cash at Door Subways 2nd ave stop on the F. Walkable from the 6 (Astor Place) and R (8th St - NYU) train stations. Saturday Night Cast Comics Dan Goodman (Skinja, Fusion Network) JoAnna Ross (crea... (read more)

Tight Ship Comedy Show Finale - The Brick Theater
September 28, 2019 - Brooklyn

Brooklyn based comedians Sarah Lazarus (@sarahclazarus) and Danny Lempert (@danlempert) host a monthly comedy show where the best stand-ups & character performers showcase their talents. Audience members can expect games, prizes, good eats from Freddy's Bar, and lots of laughs. PLUS: It's the last sailing of the Tight Ship. After 3 good years this is the final, extravaganza! This month’s onboard talent: Carmen Lagala (Colbert) - Twitter, @CarmenLagala Martin Urbano (Jimmy Kimmel), Twitter, @MartinUrbano Larry Owens (Caroline's on Broadway, A Strange Loop), Twitter, @larryowenslive Catherine Cohen (Seek Treatment, Club Cumming), Twitter, @catccohen Karen Chee (Late Night with Seth Meyers ), Twitter, @karencheee

Comedy Outliers: Feels Like Summer - The Bell House
September 28, 2019 - Brooklyn

Ages 21+ Celebrating the summer in the only way they know how, hosts Brandon Collins (NY Comedy Festival) and Mike Brown (MTV) bring back their high energy, critically acclaimed "Comedy Outliers" stand-up show! Get ready to laugh non-stop and some random giveaways!

Mic Jordan - Saturday Open Mic - Eastville Comedy Club
September 28, 2019 - Brooklyn

One of the ONLY Saturday open mics! To sign up for this open mic: email: yeganehmafaher@gmail. The mic is booked first-email first-serve. $5 dollars & 1 drink get you 5 minutes on stage. Comedian of the week wins free mic for the following week and promotion on the mics Instagram.

Mic Jordan - Satuday Open Mic - EastVille Comedy Club
September 28, 2019 - Brooklyn

All Ages Mic Jordan - Satuday Open Mic

Perfect Crime - Snapple Theater Center
September 28, 2019 - New York

A staple of New York theatre, much like The Mousetrap across the pond in London, this show goes far and beyond the traditional mystery play. It is a sexy, compelling comedy-thriller, with well-timed surprises and laughs that relieve a growing dramatic tension. The main character is a Harvard-educated psychiatrist accused of bumping off her wealthy, foppish British husband.

SOUL CRUSH PRESENTS PASSIVE AGGRESSION - The Tank Theater
September 28, 2019 - Astoria

Sketch comedy (think SNL meets Broad City) duo Soul Crush explores the petty, frustrating, and soul crushing things in everyday life, in a FUN way! Feel-good dread! This month's theme is passive aggression. Soul Crush is Marissa Stuart (Extra Credit Sketch, Road Pizza) and Laura Merli (Reductress, McSweeney's). This month features standup by Jared Bronen (Like Butter) and characters from Marcela Onyango (Above Ground Pool) Directed by J.W. Crump (NBC, Gas Station Horror)

Gathering The Coven: The Talk Show For Witches - The People’s Improv Theater Mainstage (Striker)
September 28, 2019 - New York

It's almost that time of the month again- time to gather your witches and flock to The Peoples Improv Theater (123 E 24th St.) for [Gathering the Coven](http://www.laurenmaul.org/gathering-the-coven.html/)- NYC's only talk show for witches. The theme for our September show is COMMUNITY- and features a lovely lineup! With [Liz Pressman](http://giftedwitch.com/) (Psychic Medium & Journalist), [Majade Bey](https://www.majadebey.com/#/) (Magical Amulet/Talisman Creator), [Alexis J Alvarez](https://www.alektrikcrystals.com/) (Intuitive Energy Worker, Spiritual Advisor & Artist), and [Leah Coloff](https://www.leahcoloff.com/)(Cellist/Singer/Composer). See into the future and get your $10 [tickets in advance](https://thepit-nyc.secure.force.com/ticket/#sections_a0F1I000005AwtLUAS) for September 28th, 7pm. (It's on the New Moon this time instead of the Full Moon- so buckle up!) Only 2 shows left in season 2! Season 3 will appear in Spring of 2020.

Gathering The Coven: The Talk Show For Witches - The People’s Improv Theater Mainstage (Striker)
September 28, 2019 - New York

It's almost that time of the month again- time to gather your witches and flock to The Peoples Improv Theater (123 E 24th St.) for [Gathering the Coven](http://www.laurenmaul.org/gathering-the-coven.html/)- NYC's only talk show for witches. The theme for our September show is COMMUNITY- and features a lovely lineup! With [Liz Pressman](http://giftedwitch.com/) (Psychic Medium & Journalist), [Majade Bey](https://www.majadebey.com/#/) (Magical Amulet/Talisman Creator), [Alexis J Alvarez](https://www.alektrikcrystals.com/) (Intuitive Energy Worker, Spiritual Advisor & Artist), and [Leah Coloff](https://www.leahcoloff.com/)(Cellist/Singer/Composer). See into the future and get your $10 [tickets in advance](https://thepit-nyc.secure.force.com/ticket/#sections_a0F1I000005AwtLUAS) for September 28th, 7pm. (It's on the New Moon this time instead of the Full Moon- so buckle up!) Only 2 shows left in season 2! Season 3 will appear in Spring of 2020.

Malibu Fest - Pinebox Rockshop
September 28, 2019 - Brooklyn

A fun, quirky variety show with the At Risk Malibu Teens.

Comedy Shows in New York City This Weekend

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Paul Virzi - Gotham Comedy Club
September 28, 2019 - New York

Paul Virzi: Paul Virzi is a stand up comedian and many of the nation's top comedy clubs have called him one of the strongest on the rise! His debut comedy special, Bill Burr Presents Paul Virzi: I'll Say This debuted on Comedy Central in November and is available to stream now on CC.com. His comedy album Night At The Stand was #1 on iTunes and reached #4 on Billboards Top 100. He's appeared on TruTV's Comedy Knockout, AXS TV's Gotham Comedy Live, The NFL Network's Good Morning Football, FOX's Redeye and written for the ESPN ESPY Awards. Paul has made numerous appearances at the prestigious Just For Laughs Comedy Festival in Montreal and performed at the SXSW Festival in Austin, TX.

After Hours: Comedy for When You're Off the Clock (The Vintage Lounge) - Gotham Comedy Club
September 28, 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.

Gathering The Coven: A Talk Show For Witches - The Pit Underground
September 28, 2019 - New York

It's almost that time of the month again- time to gather your witches and flock to The Peoples Improv Theater (123 E 24th St.) for Gathering the Coven- NYC's only talk show for witches. The theme for our September show is COMMUNITY- and features a lovely lineup! With Liz Pressman (Psychic Medium & Journalist), Majade Bey (Magical Amulet/Talisman Creator), Alexis J Alvarez (Intuitive Energy Worker, Spiritual Advisor & Artist), and Leah Coloff (Cellist/Singer/Composer). See into the future and get your $10 tickets in advance for September 28th, 7pm. (It's on the New Moon this time instead of the Full Moon- so buckle up!) Only 2 shows left in season 2! Season 3 will appear in Spring of 2020.

Paul Virzi Headlines Gotham Comedy Club - Gotham Comedy Club
Through September 28, 2019 - New York

Paul Virzi is a stand-up comedian and many of the nation’s top comedy clubs have called him one of the strongest on the rise! His debut hour long comedy special, Bill Burr Presents Paul Virzi: I’ll Say This debuted on Comedy Central in November and is available to stream now on CC.com. His comedy album Night At The Stand was #1 on iTunes and reached #4 on Billboard’s Top 100. He’s appeared on TruTV's Comedy Knockout, AXS TV's Gotham Comedy Live, The NFL Network’s Good Morning Football and written for the ESPN ESPY Awards. Paul has made numerous appearances at the prestigious Just For Laughs Comedy Festival in Montreal and performed at the SXSW Festival in Austin, TX. Paul has toured with Bill Burr in some of the country's most iconic theaters including, Madison Square Garden, The Chicago Theatre and Carnegie Hall. Every week you can hear him host his very popular podcast The Virzi Effect. Paul grew up in the suburbs, outside of New York City. He loves his family, cigars and having pointless sports arguments with his friends. He never fails in keeping the laughs coming and making the audience feel comfortable with his hard-hitting personal approach. He is fun to watch and ... (read more)

Mvp's - West Side Comedy Club
Through September 28, 2019 - New York

A Stand-Up Comedy Showcase that features our "Most Valuable Performers". We present today's comedy heavy hitters as seen on "The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon"; "The Late Show with Stephen Colbert"; "Late Night with Seth Meyers"; "The View"; Comedy Central; Netflix, HBO and more!

Asian American Film Thing - Caveat
September 29, 2019 - New York

AN ASIAN AMERICAN FILM THING is celebrating Asian Pacific American Heritage Month by screening short films by Asian-American filmmakers. There will be an introduction with the filmmakers and a musical treat at the end of the event. Hosted by Angel Yau and Joon Chung. We wanted to focus shorts that show Asian- Americans in a light that Hollywood usually never portrays as. This night will explore Identity and the power of visual storytelling. Hosts: Joon Chung is a comedian born and raised in Staten Island, NY. He has been featured as a Young Staten Island Talent to Look for in 2016, performed in the Staten Island Comedy Festival. He was a 2017 fellow in the Sesame Street Writers' Workshop Fellowship. Television raised him with help from his parents. He is currently a Creative Producer at Gizmodo Media Group. Angel Yau is a comedian, storyteller and filmmaker from Queens, New York. She is a 2018 NBC diversity showcase finalist. She started her comedy career (unintentionally) when she ran for her high school election. She has been featured on Joe Mande's Award-Winning Comedy Special- her first Netflix thing and the Funny or Die short film, Soojung Dreams of Fiji- her first Amazon thin... (read more)

Life Recreated - Broadway Comedy Club
September 29, 2019 - New York

This group of talented improv comics will dramatize the most important moments from audience members' lives, re-imagining the scenes with a bit of improv magic for a unique and entertaining night at Broadway Comedy Club in New York. It's the perfect night out for special occasions like birthdays, anniversaries, bachelor(ette) parties and more.

The Gotham All-Stars! - Gotham Comedy Club
September 29, 2019 - Manhattan

18 & over 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

Student Driver: Indie Road - The PIT
September 29, 2019 - New York

For over 8 years (AND COUNTING), Student Driver: Indie Road is rocking the PIT Underground! Dig the fun, supportive vibe as we celebrate New York City's indie-improv community and beyond. Each week, two kick-ass indie teams take the stage, followed by the wild world of silly-yet-grounded characters created by 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. Reunite old classes and practice teams for one night only! Have an idea for a show? Do it indie road. Drive your own f*cking car. Student Driver's most current members are Langston Belton, Dana Shulman, Jon McDermott, Tom Berg, Joe Albano, BJ Thorne, Christian Roberts and Abbie Harper.

Comedy Shows in New York City This Weekend

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Perfect Crime - Snapple Theater Center
September 29, 2019 - New York

A staple of New York theatre, much like The Mousetrap across the pond in London, this show goes far and beyond the traditional mystery play. It is a sexy, compelling comedy-thriller, with well-timed surprises and laughs that relieve a growing dramatic tension. The main character is a Harvard-educated psychiatrist accused of bumping off her wealthy, foppish British husband.

Perfect Crime - Snapple Theater Center
September 29, 2019 - New York

A staple of New York theatre, much like The Mousetrap across the pond in London, this show goes far and beyond the traditional mystery play. It is a sexy, compelling comedy-thriller, with well-timed surprises and laughs that relieve a growing dramatic tension. The main character is a Harvard-educated psychiatrist accused of bumping off her wealthy, foppish British husband.

I Could Have Been A. - Pinebox Rockshop
September 29, 2019 - Brooklyn

A doctor! A teacher! An accountant! A space cowboy! These are jobs folks dream of and work toward all the time.

Gabe Loves Improv - Pinebox Rockshop
September 29, 2019 - Brooklyn

Gabe really loves improv so he invited some of the city's best improvisers to perform at this show. He might even do some improv himself.

Book of Mormon - Eugene O'Neill Theatre
September 29, 2019 - New York

The greatest time of a Mormon kid's life is his mission,' sings Elder Kevin Price before finding out where and who with, his journey will begin. But things are not as the handsome and pious Elder Price predicted when he's paired up with the hapless and puppy-like Elder Cunningham and sent off to the wilds of ...UGANDA! Disneyland this isn't, boys. Their adventure unfolds as Elders Price and Cunningham attempt to preach The Book Of Mormon to a Ugandan rural community that has been blighted by disease and ruled over by an evil war lord. Despite some truly cringeworthy false starts and misunderstandings they learn about themselves, the true meaning of friendship and what their religion ultimately means to them.

Never A Boy at UCB Hell’s Kitchen - UCB Hell's Kitchen
Through September 30, 2019 - New York City

They said she was a boy, but she wasn't. WHAT: NEVER A BOY - Chloe Koser invites you into her life as a trans comedian in a one-woman show that is equal parts emotionally raw and incredibly lewd. There's boners, a whale, tampons, semen, and Chloe crying at least once in every performance. CONTENT WARNING: Gender Dysphoria, Bottom Dysphoria, Fertility Dysphoria, Suicidal Ideation.

The Exes - Theater Row
Through October 05, 2019 - new york

The Exes is a modern, laugh out loud comedy that redefines family and relationships.

Katsura Sunshine - New World Stages
Through January 04, 2020 - New York

Celebrated, internationally renowned performer Katsura Sunshine will bring the ancient Japanese art of Rakugo to New York 40 for its official Off-Broadway debut at New World Stages beginning September 19, press and running through January 4, 2020. Recently the emcee of the G20 in Osaka, Katsura Sunshine’s Rakugo comes to Times Square. Called the King of Kimono Comedy, Rakugo is the 400-year-old Japanese traditional art of comic storytelling, currently there are only 800 Rakugo Masters. Hailing from Canada, Sunshine is the only Western Rakugo Master in the world and star of NHK Worldwide, he is hilarious, charming, universally funny and yet so very Japanese. Sunshine is the perfect performer to bridge the gap between the East and the West, in a hilarious style. Critics have raved “A delight, Katsura Sunshine’s Rakugo is funny and exciting. If you’re looking for a good way to laugh and forget your troubles this is the show for you!” and “Funny and delightfully intimate with a feeling of improvisation that makes it easy to love.”


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