NYC Top Comedy Choices for Monday 5/11/09

May 11, 2009

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Janeane Garofalo and Todd Barry

Janeane Garofalo and Todd Barry

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] star stand-up Todd Barry (David Letterman, Conan O’Brien, Comedy Central Presents, HBO, Adult Swim), Josh Comers (newest writer for Tonight Show with Conan O’Brien), Brody Stevens (Sarah Silverman’s Jesus is Magic, Comedy Central, Jimmy Kimmel, Best Damn Sports Show Period), Dan Allen (Comedy Central), Jamie Lee (VH1, CollegeHumor.com), and more at Liam McEneaney’s Tell Your Friends (8:00ish pm),

fresh sketch comedy from UCBT house groups Thunder Gulch and Gramp’s at Maude Night (8:00 pm),

[TOP PICK] [FREE] and a free weekly show featuring some of the best stand-up comics in the country—who tonight include movie and TV superstar Janeane Garofalo, Hannibal Burress (Comedy Central, Craig Ferguson), Brody Stevens (Sarah Silverman’s Jesus is Magic, Comedy Central, Jimmy Kimmel, Best Damn Sports Show Period), Rob Lathan (Conan O’Brien, The Colbert Report, MTV, VH1), and Jesse Popp (Comedy Central, Beauty Bar Comedy)—hosted by the wonderful Leo Allen (Saturday Night Live, Comedy Central) at Whiplash (11:00 pm).

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