NYC Top Comedy Choices for Thursday 3/19/09

March 19, 2009

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Daiva Deupree & Cathleen Carr relaxing before their show

Daiva Deupree & Cathleen Carr relaxing before their show

Tonight’s recommendations for the best in New York City comedy (in chronological order, with top picks noted and shows over $10 marked with $) include:

[TOP PICK] fearless and hilarious sketch comedy performer Alicia Levy performing her new one-woman show Red Carpet Ride (8:00 pm),

[$] [DISCOUNTED] lovely & witty Cathleen Carr & Daiva Deupree turning life’s darkness into comedy as Two Girls for Five Bucks (8:00 pm),

Dominic Dierkes (member of star comedy troupe Derrick) performing an inventive & fun one-man sketch show, and young comedy duo Ashley Ann Hale & Jessica Stickles doing a difficult-to-describe sketch show, in the double-bill Adventure River and Even Ladies Shit the Bed (8:00 pm),

a very popular comedy site’s talents coming out from behind the Net tonight, accompanied by sharp NYC comics Matt McCarthy, Jamie Lee, and Simon Rich at CollegeHumor.com, Live on Stage (9:30 pm),

[$] a provocative comedy star who’s written for Richard Pryor, Red Foxx, and Saturday Night Live, and performed on Chappelle’s Show and David Letterman, headlining at Carolines : Paul Mooney (10:00 pm),

[TOP PICK] and two of the finest improv troupes in New York, The Stepfathers and The Law Firm, competing for audience laughs & votes at the raucous Cage Match (11:00 pm).

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