Comedy

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Best comedy events in NYC: Critics’ picks

Whiplash

  • Critics choice
  • Free
  1. Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre 307 W 26th St, between Eighth and Ninth Aves
  2. Until Mon Dec 29
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ASSSSCAT 3000

  • Price band: 1/4
  • Critics choice
  1. Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre 307 W 26th St, between Eighth and Ninth Aves
  2. Sun Jul 27 - Sun Dec 28
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Death by Roo Roo: Your F'ed Up Family

  • Price band: 1/4
  • Critics choice
  1. Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre 307 W 26th St, between Eighth and Ninth Aves
  2. Sat May 10 - Sat Dec 27
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Night Train with Wyatt Cenac

  • Price band: 1/4
  • Critics choice
  1. Littlefield 622 DeGraw St, between Third and Fourth Aves
  2. Until Mon Dec 29
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Joke of the week

Joke of the week: Pete Lee

I feel bad for the guy who invented the ceiling fan, because you know the first time he saw a helicopter, he was like, “Oh man, I could have done that!”

Pete Lee plays the Stand Sun 27 and Mon 28. Follow him on Twitter @peteleetweets.

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Top comedy stories

Q&A: Tina Fey

It’s some rap sheet: writer, actor, comedian, producer and all-around iconic lady. Tina Fey, you’ve got a lot to answer for.

The Pajama Men

Improv, sketch, stand-up and physical theater all play a part in the strange realm of Mark Chavez and Shenoah Allen

Eddie Izzard

As the comedian embarks on a massive stand-up tour, he offers ten pieces of wisdom on Python, politics and more Eddie Izzard may just be the world’s most ambitious man.

Three to watch: Dennie & Sharp and Luisa Omielan

Keep your eye on a UCBT sketch duo recreating Forrest Gump and a U.K. stand-up who looks to Beyoncé as a muse



Comedy tickets in NYC

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