NYC Top Comedy Choices for Sunday 11/22/09

November 22, 2009

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Ralphie May ("Last Comic Standing") completes his headlining run tonight at the Gotham Comedy Club

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

[FREE] 7:30ish pm: Sharp stand-ups DC Benny, Noah Garfinkel, Tom McCaffrey, and more performing at a free weekly LES show at Pianos hosted by Greg Johnson: The Comedians

[TOP PICK] 8:00 pm ($7): Typically star comics performing stand-up at this weekly event at Brooklyn’s Union Hall hosted by comedy giant Eugene Mirman (who recently released a new comedy album, God Is a Twelve Year Old Boy With Asperger’s; for a fun recent Village Voice write-up, please click here): Tearing the Veil of Maya

[$] 8:30 pm ($25 & 2-drink min.) One of the most popular contestants on Last Comic Standing headlining for the final night of his run at the Gotham Comedy Club: Ralphie May

[FREE] 8:00 pm: NYC comics Jamie Kilstein, Yannis Pappas, Rory Scovel, Dan Hirshon, and John Szeluga performing at RG Daniels’ free weekly show at the Three of Cups East Village lounge: Sunday Night Stand-Up

[FREE] 9:00 pm: Stand-ups Michael Kosta, Luke Thayer, and Brent Sullivan performing in the East Village’s Beauty Bar at Vince Averill’s & Jesse Popp’s free weekly show Beauty Bar Comedy

[FREE] 10:00 pm: Stand-ups Karith Foster, Mehran X, Chantal Carrere, and Dana Lovecchio performing at a free weekly gay-themed show at Therapy hosted by Brad Loekle: Electro Shock Therapy Comedy Hour

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