Your cheat sheet to the New York City comedy scene. Discover all the best live stand up comedy, improv, and storytelling shows in NYC.

Bowery Comedy

The Bowery Electric, Bowery

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Every second Saturday Chelsea Taylor and Carolyn Busa host NYC's funniest comedians upstairs in the Bowery Electric's intimate Map Room. On Saturday, February 10th we are excited to bring you this hot, hot lineup:

Dave Hill (HBO, The Goddamn Dave Hill Show)
Greg Barris (Heart of Darkness)
Fumi Abe (MTV News)
Josh Gondelman (Late Night with Seth Meyers)
hosted by Chelsea Taylor and Carolyn Busa

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No One Asked Me

Lucky Jack's, Lower East Side

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Come to the comedy show critics are calling:
"This is the greatest show on the face of this planet" - my mom who's never been
"Are you on here to promote your show?" - Tinder matches
"Please unsubscribe me from the newletter" - also Tinder matches

This month features:
Edward Pokropski, Isabel Hagen, Raj Belani, Lily Icangelo, Ethan Simmons-Patterson, Jess Feeney, Carmen Lagala, Yedoye Travis, & Dina Hashem

Hosted by: Dan Pulzello

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The Killing Joke

Pine Box Rock Shop, Williamsburg

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The Killing Joke is a FREE, monthly comedy show the second Saturday of every month at Pine Box Rock Shop! Hosted by two of NYC's favorite comedians, Casey James Salengo and Scotland Green, this show features a unique mix of the top tier of NYC comedians and promising new talent.

Featuring comedians:
Aparna Nancherla (Comedy Central/Bojack Horseman/Crashing)
Eman El Husseini (Just for Laughs Montreal)
Shalewa Sharpe (Night Train with Wyatt Cenac)
Derek Humphrey (Derek Mansplains it All Podcast)
Julia Johns (Someecards)
Produced by Shelby Taylor.

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End of the Line Comedy

QED, Astoria

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The "End of The Line" Comedy Show is the place to be every second Saturday of the month in Astoria! We've got an awesome lineup of some of NYC's best comedians.


Liz Barrett
Laura Merli
Robbie Goodwin
Carolyn Busa
Sammie James
Patrick Holbert
Thiago Macklin (New York Comedy Festival)

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Gas Station Horror

The Underground, Gramercy

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Gas Station Horror is a monthly, high-energy improv show that turns terrible horror movies into excellent comedy. Host J. W. Crump is joined by a talented group of horror-philes from the major comedy theaters in New York. After playing clips from low-rent horror movies, the improvisers take the stage to finish the scene in new and hilarious ways. Every show features movie fun-facts, brand-new clips, and a sponsored raffle where audience members have the chance to win free DVDs and other prizes.

Gas Station Horror is J. W. Crump, Sean Reidy, Connor McClure, B. J. Thorne, Josh Krebs, Kaitlin Fontana, Sam Jackel, Michelle Francesca Thomas, Keisha Zollar, Tim Mele, Ali Gordon, Jordan Hirsch, and Tracy Mull. Tech by Parker Denton.

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Handmaid's Tale: The Musical

Union Hall, Park Slope

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Marcia Belsky and Melissa Stokoski present a comical and cathartic parody of the Margaret Atwood novel and Hulu original series The Handmaid’s Tale. Set in 2027 Brooklyn, the show depicts modern millennials in a dystopian near future and the perils they endure. It’s funny not sad ... we promise.

Featuring comedians Marcia Belsky, Melissa Stokoski, Eudora Peterson, Sophie Santos, Karolena Theresa, Tim Platt, Greta Titelman, Drew Anderson, Arti Gollapudi, Accompanied by: Fernanda Douglas.

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Laugh Tracks: Live Comedy Cover Album

Upright Citizens Brigade Theater, Hell's Kitchen

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See some of the greatest comedy albums written by comedians re-imagined by other comedians. Each month Laugh Tracks takes a famous comedy album and assigns tracks from the album to comedians for them to act out what they believe that specific track would be about, solely from the name alone and knowledge of the famous comedian. See Seinfeld's thoughts on "Airline Food" in a whole new light!

Covering Jerry Seinfeld's 2017 album / Netflix special, Jerry Before Seinfeld.

Mark Dowling
Dan Glaser
Jon Marballi
Shannon Odell
Alexis Pereira
Veronica Yurovsky

Hosted and Jerry Seinfeld-ed by Keaton Patti.

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