NYC Top Comedy Choices for Tuesday 3/31/09

March 31, 2009

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Hannibal Burress

Hannibal Burress

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:

the perfect show for short attention spans—open-mic stand-up with 4½ minutes per set and 25 comics crammed into 2½ hours—at John Morrison’s Broadway Motel (6:00 pm),

[TOP PICK] five assistant editors at Marvel Comics—Alejandro Arbona, Tom Brennan, Daniel Ketchum, Lauren Sankovich, and Jordan D. White—joining in on a lively & hilarious discussion about four-color pop culture at Comic Book Club (8:00 pm),

three full hours of improv for only five bucks—tonight featuring UCBT house troupes Whorenado, Ragnaröck, The Scam, Bastian, and Bangs—at Harold Night (8:00 pm),

[TOP PICK] [FREE] TJ Miller (David Letterman, ABC’s Carpoolers, film star), Gabe Liedman & Jenny Slate (co-hosts of Big Terrific), and other stellar comics performing at this spectacular free show hosted by brilliant stand-ups Jessi Klein (Comedy Central, VH1, NBC, CNN, Adult Swim) and Pete Holmes (Comedy Central, VH1’s Best Week Ever, The New Yorker): Punch Up Your Life (8:30 pm),

[TOP PICK] and Paul F. Tompkins (host of VH1’s Best Week Ever), Hannibal Burress (Comedy Central, Craig Ferguson), Dan Naturman (Last Comic Standing, David Letterman, Conan O’Brien), Greg Johnson (co-host of President Johnson), Nick Stevens (VH1), and more at the wonderful Seth Herzog’s Sweet (9:00 pm).

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