NYC Top Comedy Choices for Friday 11/26/10

November 26, 2010

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Pat Baer

The invaluable Pat Baer hosts the quarter-finals of tonight's dynamic 3-on-3 Improv Tournament

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] 7:00 pm ($10): Round 3 of a beloved annual November tradition—Pat Baer’s 3-on-3 Improv Tournament

7:00 pm ($8): “Where there is a stage and a piano, she will be there. Where there are strangers with embarrassing stories, she will be there. Where there is a group of people willing to sit and watch someone make up songs, she will be there. A one-woman musical improv journey through the lives of the audience. You tell the story, Rebecca Vigil sings the soundtrack:” The Vigilante

[$] 7:30 pm & 10:00 pm ($31.25 & 2-drink min.) Stephen Glover of Jackass headlining at the Carolines Comedy Club: Steve-O

8:00 pm ($10): All-gal NYU comedy group Katie Helde, Rachel Wenitsky, Anni Weisband, and Heather performing sketch comedy as Lady People

[TOP PICK] 9:00 pm ($10): Some of the finest improv in NYC from the comedy genius members of The Stepfathers

9:30 pm ($8): Improvised scenes based on the “Missed Connections” section of Craigslist at Missed Connections Two-Prov

10:00 pm ($7): Singing improvisors who use an interview with an audience member to craft The Made-Up Musical

[TOP PICK] 10:30 pm ($10): Round 4 of a beloved annual November tradition—Pat Baer’s 3-on-3 Improv Tournament

[$] 12:30 am ($31.25 & 2-drink min.) A provocative comedy star who’s written for Richard Pryor, Red Foxx, and Saturday Night Live, and performed on Chappelle’s Show and David Letterman, headlining through Sunday at Carolines: Paul Mooney

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