NYC Top Comedy Choices for Sunday 9/13/09

September 13, 2009

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Very special Aussie stand-up Jim Jefferies concludes his NYC headlining run tonight at Carolines

Very special Aussie stand-up Jim Jefferies concludes his NYC headlining run tonight at Carolines

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] 7:30 pm ($10) and 9:30 pm [FREE]: UCBT’s signature improv comedy extravaganza, which typically includes stars in the improv world, and sometimes even TV & movie stars such as Amy Poehler and Horatio Sanz: ASSSCAT 3000

[TOP PICK] [$] 8:00 pm ($29 & 2-drink min.): Stellar Australian comic who’s been a regular on Opie & Anthony and who recently performed his own HBO special, I Swear To God, completing his NYC run tonight headlining at Carolines: Jim Jefferies

[TOP PICK] [FREE] 8:00 pm: A blowout gathering of wonderful comedy stars, including Ted Alexandro (David Letterman, Conan O’Brien, Jimmy Kimmel, two Comedy Central Presents half-hour specials), Timmy Williams (co-star of sketch troupe & IFC TV series Whitest Kids ‘U Know), Victor Varnado (Conan O’Brien, Jimmy Kimmel, Comedy Central, NBC, Adult Swim, The Awkward Kings of Comedy), Luke Cunningham, and Danny Solomon performing at RG Daniels’ free weekly show at the Three of Cups East Village lounge: Sunday Night Stand-Up

[FREE] 9:00 pm: Sharp NYC stand-ups Jamie Lee, Mark Normand, Brian Longwell, and Matt Baetz performing at Vince Averill’s & Jesse Popp’s free weekly East Village stand-up show Beauty Bar Comedy

[TOP PICK] [FREE] 10:00 pm: Watching and making fun of tonight’s MTV Video Music Awards, directly followed by sharp comics Jackie Monahan, Allison Castillo, Adam Lehman, and William Mullin performing stand-up at a free weekly gay-themed show at Therapy hosted by Brad Loekle: Electro Shock Therapy Comedy Hour

For full details, please visit HyReviews.com.

For FringeNYC 2009 Encore Series coverage, please click here.

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