NYC Top Comedy Choices for Sunday 5/24/09

May 24, 2009

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Liz Miele

Liz Miele

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] [FREE] UCBT’s playground for celebrities and ace improvisors, ASSSSCAT 3000 (paid show at 7:30 pm, free show at 9:30 pm),

[TOP PICK] [FREE] star stand-up Andy Blitz (comedy genius; writer & performer for Late Night with Conan O’Brien since 1999), plus Tom McCaffrey (Comedy Central, VH1, The Onion), Ken Zimlinghaus (Sirius Satellite Radio’s Wake Up With Cosmo), and more at a free weekly LES show hosted by Greg Johnson: The Comedians (7:30 pm),

[TOP PICK] [FREE] stellar stand-ups Baron Vaughn (red-hot rising star; Comedy Central, MTV, Cloverfield, Shoot the Messenger, Awkward Kings of Comedy), Jon Fisch (Last Comic Standing, Comedy Central), Sean Patton (VH1), Liz Miele (Comedy Central), Jess Wood (HBO), and Erik Bergstrom at RG Daniels’ free Sunday Night Stand-Up (8:00 pm),

[TOP PICK] [FREE] razor-sharp stand-ups Seth Herzog (VH1’s Best Week Ever, host of stellar comedy show Sweet), Pat Stango (co-host of Don’t Touch Me There), RG Daniels (host of Sunday Night Stand-Up), Tom McCaffrey (Comedy Central, VH1, The Onion), and Megan Ganz (Assistant Editor of The Onion) at Vince Averill’s & Jesse Popp’s free stand-up show Beauty Bar Comedy (9:00 pm),

[FREE] and fine stand-ups Michelle Buteau (Last Comic Standing, Comedy Central), Jessimae Peluso (“The looks of Jen Aniston and the mouth of Sam Kinnison”), Yamaneika (NBC’s Stand Up for Diversity, BET), and Keith Price (Sirius OutQ Radio, Logo) at an evening of gay-themed free comedy hosted by Brad Loekle: Electro Shock Therapy Comedy Hour (10:00 pm).

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