NYC Top Comedy Choices for Friday 6/11/10

June 11, 2010

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Bill Burr and Maria Bamford

Two of the most original, honest, and brilliantly funny stand-ups ever, Bill Burr and Maria Bamford, headline tonight through Saturday at Carolines and Comix

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:

[MEGA-TOP PICK] 7:00 pm-midnight ($10 per show$40 for the whole night): One of the finest sketch comedy festivals in the country, which is running through Saturday—and tonight features such thoroughly wonderful comics as Katherine Bryant, Alex Goldberg, Chris O’Connor, and Shayna Ferm of Fearsome; Biz Ellis and Livia Scott  as Dirty Jeans & Thunderchief; and Kimmy Gatewood in a rare return to NYC—at the second evening of the not-to-be-missed SketchFest NYC 2010

[MEGA-TOP PICK] [$] 7:30 pm & 10:00 pm ($41 & 2-drink min.): A comedy force of nature—tough, smart, honest, hilarious—who (like Maria Bamford) is one of the very finest stand-ups ever in a not-to-be-missed run headlining tonight through Saturday at the Carolines Comedy Club: Bill Burr

[MEGA-TOP PICK] [$] [DISCOUNTED] 8:00 pm & 10:30 pm ($26.95 online if you use code VIPJUNE, plus 2-item minimum): A fresh, unique comedy genius who (like Bill Burr) is one of the very finest stand-ups ever in a not-to-be-missed run headlining tonight through Saturday at the elegant Comix Comedy Club: Maria Bamford

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