Your cheat sheet to the New York City comedy scene. Discover all the best live stand up comedy, improv, and storytelling shows in NYC.
DoublePlusGood Comedy Show
Pacific Standard, Boerum Hill
Ben Asher's DoublePlusGood Comedy show brings you comedy that reaches up into your brain with the force of a fist through the nose. Top comics from TV and NYC's major clubs performing long sets on an intimate stage.
Featuring comedians Jon Fisch (Letterman; The Late Show with Stephen Colbert; The Comedy Cellar), Dave Konig (3-time Emmy Award Winner; HBO's Crashing; FX's Louie; host of HBO's Hardcore TV), Rob Ryan (FOX's Laughs; AXS TV's Gotham Comedy Live; Boston Comedy Festival winner), Jen Lap - (Comedywire; The Jen & Jimmy Show; The Stand), Matt Hyams (Stand-Up NY; Helium Comedy Club).
Tinder Live! Valentine's Day Special
Tinder Live has been named one of the best comedy shows in NYC for good reason. Produced and hosted by comedian Lane Moore (The Onion, HBO's GIRLS, Brooklyn Magazine's "50 Funniest People In Brooklyn," former Cosmopolitan Magazine sex & relationships editor), Tinder Live is a totally improvised, anything-can-happen interactive comedy showstopper with helpful and oftentimes ridiculous Tinder tips, tricks, real-time swiping, and messaging (and sometimes even real-time phone calls with Tinder matches)! You’ll relate to Moore’s live-swiping and laugh at her reactions and find inspiration in her ridiculous, random emoji-filled messages (and sometimes even phone calls!) to would-be suitors. It’s also a great show to attend with a date, Tinder or otherwise. If you’ve ever been on an online dating site (or a bad date in general), you need to see this show.
Featuring comedians Jon Friedman, Aparna Nancherla, Sally Kohn.
The Fancy Show
The Douglass, Park Slope
Every Wednesday night The Fancy Show delivers a glorious night of stand-up comedy featuring some of the best comedians from New York and across the country.
Located at The Douglass in Park Slope, The Fancy Show is 100% free, and regularly features funny people from NBC, COMEDY CENTRAL, HBO, MTV, FOX and everywhere in-between.
Ryan Beck (The Daily Show with Jon Stewart)
Erik Monical (Bridgetown Comedy Festival)
Joyelle Johnson (Comedy Cellar)
Ramy Youssef (Colbert)
Hosted by: Emily Winter (TV Land)
Too Many Cooks Comedy Show
Lucky Jack's, Lower East Side
Too Many Cooks is a new weekly FREE comedy show in Manhattan, happening every Wednesday at 9pm at Lucky Jack's (129 Orchard St.) in the Lower East Side. Too Many Cooks will feature some of New York City's rising stars in comedy as well as seasoned veterans. Comedians on the show have been seen on Comedy Central, The Tonight Show, MTV, and more. Too Many Cooks is hosted by Samantha Ruddy (Night Train with Wyatt Cenac), Luke Touma (Sirius XM), JP McDade (Just For Laughs), Jordan Temple (Hidden Fences, Showtime), and Dina Hashem (Comedy Central). The show is also produced by Luisa Díez.
Featuring comedians Anna Drezen, Tim Dillon, Cipha Sounds, Nore Davis, Julia Claire, and Geoffrey Asmus.
Jo Firestone Presents: The Unexpectashow
Upright Citizens Brigade Theater, Hell's Kitchen
The Unexpectashow is an unpredictable comedy mad house hosted and produced by alt. comedian Jo Firestone. Each month brings you a brand new bizarro show for you and your loved ones to enjoy for years to come.
The Unexpectashow is a total comedy grab bag. You won't know what the fuck you're getting into until you get there. It's comedy chaos at its finest.