NYC Top Comedy Choices for Wed. 11/24/10

November 24, 2010

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Pamela Murphy

Unique and beloved comedic actress Pamela Murphy performs a one-woman show tonight about disease and triumph in The C Word

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:

[FREE] 6:00 pm to midnight: Six free hours of improvisation in The PIT’s Super Free Wednesday

[TOP PICK] [$] 7:00 pm ($24.50 & 2-drink min.)  A one-of-a-kind comedy star headlining tonight and Thursday at Carolines: Gilbert Gottfried

[TOP PICK] 8:00 pm ($5): Real-life siblings Will Hines (The Stepfathers) and Kevin Hines (Reuben Williams) perform stellar improv as The Brothers Hines; and in the other half of this double-bill, Nicole Shabtai performs a one-woman show about “illustrious a 13-year-old socialite and notorious Upper East Side private schooler we all love to hate” as Citizen Rothstein

[FREE] 8:30 pm: Patrick Borelli (Jimmy Fallon), Sara Benincasa (Comedy Central, YouTube star), Joe DeLuca (Comedy Central), Lance Weiss, and Cindy Cornelson performing at the East Village’sAngels and Kings with guest host Alexis Guerreros: Entertaining the Bartender

[TOP PICK] 9:30 pm ($5): A one-woman show from the hilarious Pam Murphy about breast cancer (which I’ll be eagerly attending tonight); and Geoff Garlock and Emily Strachan are friends bonded by their love of Randy Quaid who attend an epic Quaid-con, in the double-bill Pam Murphy: The C Word and Gettin’ Quaid

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