Gotham Comedy Club
Time Out says
Posted: Fri Sep 24 2010
Chris Mazzilli’s vision for his club involves elegant surroundings, professional behavior and mutual respect. That’s why the talents he fosters, such as Jim Gaffigan, Tom Papa and Ted Alexandro, keep coming back here long after they’ve found national fame. Though these big names aren't appealing to families, kids will find a laugh or two in special twice-monthly shows featuring adolescents ages 11 to 18.
Gotham Comedy Club 208 W 23rd St
What's on at Gotham Comedy Club
Big name talent, Stand-up
Jessica Kirson is no wallflower. Screaming, huffing and puffing, Kirson, who’s appeared on Last Comic Standing, Leno, Comedy Central and VH1, wins audiences over with her energy and take-no-prisoners attitude.
An eternally effervescent manchild, Lee kept his sketches on MADtv light and giddy for years. He brings much of the same joyful, physical energy to the stand-up stage.
- Critics' pick
Nice enough for the Seinfeld set, yet dark enough to appease the malevolent among us, Papa skirts the line between socially acceptable and cunningly cruel. He's still making strides in his career, working in both film (The Informant!) and TV (The Marriage...