NYC Top Comedy Choices for Sunday 7/3/11

July 3, 2011

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Brooke Van Poppelen

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Mel and El

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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:

Noon-12:00 am ($5 per hourly show; or $20 for all 12 hours, plus two free drinks!): Pre-Independence Day, The PIT hosts 12 indie improv shows in 12 hours! You can see any hour-long show for $5; or you can opt in for the whole day for $20, which includes two free drinks (beer or coffee). Noon is the kickoff for this First Annual Indie-Pendance Day

[FREE] 4:00 pm: Streeter Seidell (College Humor) and a small mob of lesser-known stand-ups performing at The Creek in Queens’ Long Island City with host Andy Rocco: Face-Plant Comedy Showcase

[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] 8:00 pm: Jared Logan (Last Comic Standing, Comedy Central, co-host of Righteous Kill), Dan Wilbur (writer for Onion News NetworkBetter Book Titles), Ray DeVito (co-host ofSacapuntas), Lance Weiss, and Justy Dodge performing at RG Daniels’ free weekly show at theThree of Cups East Village lounge: Sunday Night Stand-Up

[FREE] 8:00 pm: Sketch, stand-up, improv, and more at a comedy variety show at The Creekupstairs theatre in Queens’ Long Island City hosted by sketch troupe Froduce

[TOP PICK] [FREE] 10:00 pm: Rockin’ all-gal lineup of Brooke Van Poppelen (brilliant stand-up, writer, and storyteller; blogger for trutV; TLC; co-host of Dive Comedy; for stand-up videos about overindulging at 30 and impersonating Morrisey, please click here and here), delightful musical duo Mel & El, and Jessimae (The Tyra Banks Show) performing at this free weekly gay-themed show atTherapy hosted by Brad Loekle: Electro Shock Therapy Comedy Hour

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If you know anyone who might have a thyroid problem, please tell them about my new book: The Complete Idiot’s Guide to Thyroid Disease.