NYC Top Comedy Choices for Sunday 11/30/08

November 30, 2008

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Tonight’s recommendations for the best in New York City comedy (in chronological order, with top picks marked by brackets) include:

[TOP PICK] UCBT’s playground for celebrities and ace improvisors, ASSSSCAT 3000 (7:30 pm and 9:30 pm),

[TOP PICK] comedy legend Jim Gaffigan performing the final evening of his smash hit NYC run at Town Hall: The Sexy Tour (8:00 pm),

[TOP PICK] typically stellar stand-ups at one of the funniest productions in NYC—and winner of the 2008 ECNY Award for Best Variety Show—The Greg Johnson Show (8:00 pm),

fine NYC comics Joey Gay, Dan Fontaine, Jesse Popp, and Mike Lawrence at RG Daniels’ Sunday Night Stand-Up (8:00 pm),

sharp NYC comics at a free stand-up comedy show hosted by star sketch/improv troupe Derrick in Queens’ Long Island City: This Is New York (9:30 pm),

[TOP PICK] and four talented stand-ups describing themselves as “foul-mouthed females”—Jessimae Peluso, Jill Twiss, Diana Saez, and Yameneika—at a free gay-themed show hosted by Brad Loekle: Electro Shock Therapy Comedy Hour (10:00 pm).

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