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Written by: Joseph Santiago

You could consider staying at home and watch the best stand-up comedians specials on TV, or you could head out to the best comedy clubs in NYC and see some world-class performances in person, and enjoy your night with friends and family and also meet new faces. Below you’ll find our picks of the absolute best shows happening this week.

Listed below are some of the shows happening this week

THURSDAY AUGUST 15TH 2019

Broaddway Comedy Club

Broadway Comedy Club 318 West 53rd St, New York, NY 10019

presents: All Star Stand Up Comedy (8:00 PM – Red Room)

Broadway Comedy Club presents a lineup full of Top Headliners. These are the best comedians from comedy clubs in NYC with special guests from all across the country. You’ve seen them on MTV, HBO, The Tonight Show, Comedy Central, The Daily Show, Last Comic Standing and more. The host for the night is Mike Cannon- (Comedy Central, MTV’s Guy Code, TruTV), Mike Finoia- (writer for the Impractical Jokers).

Judah Friedlander - EastVille Comedy Club in Brooklyn

Judah Friedlander – EastVille Comedy Club in Brooklyn

Eastville Comedy Club 487 Atlantic Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11217

NYC Comedy Clubs presents: Exclusive Special Show- Corinne Fisher, Rob Cantrell, Josh Johnson (8:00 PM)

Headliners for the show are:

Corinne Fisher

She is a stand-up comedian, writer & actor originally from Union, NJ. she has been a regular on the stand-up scene playing anything from dive bars to world-famous comedy clubs like Stand Up Comedy Club in NYC.

Rob Cantrell

He has been seen on NBC, CBS, HBO, FX and Comedy Central.  He has performed Stand-Up at several festivals including SXSW, Bonnaroo, and ‘The New York Comedy Festival’.

Greenwich Village Comedy Club

Sold Out Show at Greenwich Village Comedy Club

Greenwich Village Comedy Club 99 Macdougal St, New York, NY 10012

presents: D &L Comedy Show (07:30 PM)

Greenwich Village Comedy Club presents D&L Comedy Show a lineup full of Top Headliners of up and comers. These are the best comedians from New York City with special guests from all across the country. You’ve seen them on MTV, HBO, The Tonight Show, Comedy Central, The Daily Show, Last Comic Standing and more. The host for the night is:

Debbie Bazza.

Debbie has replaced her spatula with a microphone and became a regular fixture in the New York City comedy scene.

LOL Times Square Comedy Club

LOL Times Square Comedy Club

LOL Times Square Comedy Club 711 7th Ave, New York, NY 10036

presents: Family-friendly (8:00 PM)

Venue: 48ST AND 7 AVENUE

Hosts for the night are:

Kevin Dombrowski

A regular around the New York comedy circuit, Kevin has been seen multiple times on The Artie Lange Show on DirecTV, Comedy Time TV, and The Wendy Williams Show

John Moses

John Moses has been delightfully offending audiences throughout the United States, Canada, and the U.K. for more than 15 years.

Ali Mehedi

He started standup comedy a few years ago in Toronto. After taking a class at the Second City, Toronto, and instantly fell in love with standup comedy

Kenny Ortega

Kenny Ortega is an NYC standup comedian. He performs nightly at some of the best NYC comedy Clubs such as New York Comedy Club, Comic Strip Live, Broadway Comedy Club, Greenwich Village Comedy Club, and LOL New York Comedy Club. Kenny is a veteran of the NYC Comedy Clubs.

Jay & Eytan Comedy

Jay & Eytan – New York Comedy Club

New York Comedy Club – East Village 85 E 4th St, New York, NY 10003

presents: Brownish Comedy – India Day Special (8:00 PM)

Come for a special India Day event with Brownish Comedy! Come celebrate with laughter as four up-and-coming Indian comic’s pool together their individual voices to create the definitive comedy show for anyone curious about the first-generation experience. The host for the night is:

Akaash Singh (MTV’s Girl Code & Wild’n’Out, Netflix’s Brown Nation, Flagrant 2)

Alingo Mitra (Conan, The Late Show with Stephen Colbert, Last Comic Standing)

Kunal Arora (Seeso’s The Guest List, AXS TV’s Gotham Comedy Live)

Tushar Singh (American Hasi Documentary, Laughs)

Plus special guest (Comedy Central, Netflix, HBO) Through the unique lens of growing up brown in America, the comics touch on a broad range of subjects that people from all different backgrounds will enjoy. Expect to laugh at comedy that is personal, political, observational, cultural, and above all else hilarious.

angela cobb at broadway comedy club

Angela Cobb at Broadway Comedy Club

FRIDAY AUGUST 16TH 2019

Broadway Comedy Club presents: Bagels and Backlava (8:00 PM – Red Room)

318 West 53rd St, New York, NY 10019

Headliners for the night include:

Jocelyn Chia

As a professional female stand-up comedian in the US who grew up in Singapore, Jocelyn Chia’s career path has been no joke. She held a lucrative job as a corporate lawyer earning a six-figure annual salary from 2006 to 2009 but traded it all for comedy.

Eastville Comedy Club Brooklyn

Jim Gaffigan Eastville Comedy Club Brooklyn

EastVille Comedy Club 487 Atlantic Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11217

present: Myq Kaplan, Jordan Carlos – Exclusive Special Show. (8:00 PM)

Headliners for the night include:

Myq Kaplan

Myq Kaplan is a comedian named Myq Kaplan (pronounced “Mike Kaplan” The Comedians magazine calls him “a comedy machine in the best possible way. The way that some machines vend soda or prevent other machines from killing future revolutionaries that’s how Myq Kaplan does comedy: relentlessly methodically unblinkingly.

Jordan Carlos

Star and resident nerd of MTV’s “Guy Code,” “Girl Code,” and “Guy Court”, Jordan Carlos has officially become “that dude from that thing.” Jordan’s other credits include Comedy Central’s “Live at Gotham,” “The Colbert Report,” “Nurse Jackie,” and the “Broad City” series produced & directed by Amy Poehler. College Humor’s go-to Obama, Jordan can also be counted on for a presidential impression with over a million YouTube clicks and counting.

Greenwich Village Comedy Club

Greenwich Village Comedy Club   99 Macdougal St, New York, NY 10012

presents: Clayton Fletcher Show (8:00 PM)

This month, Clayton welcomes Dustin Chafin, Laurie Kilmartin, Pat Dixon, Joe DeVito, Jon Rineman, Jeffrey Maurer, Jamie Lee, Mike Cannon, Liz Miele, Drew Fraser, and more.

Headliners for the night include:

Clayton Fletcher

He is a comedian, writer, raconteur, bon vivant, poker player, Clayton Fletcher headlines the weekly Saturday night 8 PM show at the New York Comedy Club.

Joanne Filan

Joanne Filan has made her way around the comedy club scene and around the comedy country.  Performing at well-known places such as The Friars Club, Broadway Comedy Club, Caroline’s, Greenwich Village Comedy Club and more, not to mention a fixture in the traveling show, “The Broads of Broadway”, she is well known in the comedy world.

Lol times square comedy club

LOL Times Square Comedy Club 711 7th Ave, New York, NY 10036

presents: Lol Times square magic show (7:00 PM)

Venue: 48ST AND 7 AVENUE

LOL Times square magic show for all ages, featuring magician from American’s got talent, last comic standing, brain games and masters of illusion. 2 Drinks (alcohol, non-alcoholic drinks,) per person in the showroom.

 

New York Comedy Club East Village

New York Comedy Club – East Village 85 E 4th St, New York, NY 10003

presents: Daniel Tirado, Erin Jackson, Caitlin Peluffo, Tom Cassidy (8:00 PM)

Wondering what to do in the East Village? The New York standup comedy showcase is one of the most fun things to do on a weeknight, from a casual date night to a spontaneous friends night out, you can’t miss with an incredible stand up show that will become a great conversation piece over drinks or dinner later tonight and a favorite memory for years to come.

Headliners for the night are:

Erin Jackson

Erin Jackson is one of the fastest-rising comedians in New York City. She works nightly in the city’s top comedy clubs, and her new album, Grudgery, recently debuted at No. 1 on the iTunes comedy charts.

Daniel Tirado

Daniel Tirado is a New York-based comedian, actor, and writer, born and raised in Montreal. Upon graduating from McGill University with a BA in Literature and Religion, he moved to NYC to study acting at The Neighborhood Playhouse School of the Theatre

Caitlin Peluffo

Caitlin Peluffo is a comedian living and working in NYC. She does comedy 7 days a week at clubs all throughout New York City and Brooklyn.

SATURDAY AUGUST 17TH 2019

Jason Szkup Broadway Comedy Club

Broadway Comedy Club presents: All Star Stand Up Comedy (7:45 PM – Red Room)

318 West 53rd St, New York, NY 10019

Broadway Comedy Club presents a lineup full of our Top Headliners. These are the best comedians from New York City with special guests from all across the country. You’ve seen them on MTV, HBO, The Tonight Show, Comedy Central, The Daily Show, Last Comic Standing and more.

Headliners for the night include:

Sherrod Small– (Comedy Central, Jimmy Kimmel, Chris Rock Show, Conan)

Sherrod Small is an American stand-up comedian and television personality. He currently co-hosts the podcast Race Wars with comedian Kurt Metzger.

Aaron Berg– (Comedy Central, Live at Gotham)

Originally from Toronto, after graduating with an honors degree in Philosophy, Aaron began his career as a stand-up comedian at the famous Canadian comedy institution, Yuk Yuks.

 

eastville comedy club

EastVille Comedy Club 487 Atlantic Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11217

presents: Aasif Mandvi, Milana Vayntrub, Corinne Fisher, and more – Exclusive Special Show (8:00 PM)

Headliners for the night include:

Aasif Hakim Mandviwala,

He is known professionally as Aasif Mandvi, is a British-American actor and comedian. He began appearing as an occasional contributing correspondent on The Daily Show on August 9, 2006.

Milana Aleksandrovna Vayntrub

Milana Aleksandrovna Vayntrub is an Uzbekistan-born American actress and comedian. She plays the character Lily Adams in a series of AT&T television commercials. Vayntrub has appeared in short films and in the web series Let’s Talk About Something More Interesting, co-starring Stevie Nelson.

Corinne Fisher

She is a stand-up comedian, writer & actor originally from Union, NJ. She first made a splash with her debut one-woman show Corinne Fisher: I Stalk You (Dir. David Crabb) which had a run at The Peoples Improv Theater (The PIT) in the Summer of 2010 and was featured in Time Out New York. Since then, she has been a regular on the stand-up scene playing anything from dive bars to world-famous comedy clubs like Stand Up NY, New York Comedy Club.

Evan Weiss comedy

Greenwich Village Comedy Club  99 Macdougal St, New York, NY 10012

presents: Evan Weiss Show (6:00 PM)

Evan Weiss presents a lineup full of Top Headliners. These are the best comedians from New York City with special guests from all across the country. You’ve seen them on MTV, HBO, The Tonight Show, Comedy Central, The Daily Show, Last Comic Standing and more.

LOL Times Square Comedy Club 711 7th Ave, New York, NY 10036

presents: LOL Times Square Stand Up Comedy Show (1:00 AM)

Combining local, national and international acts for the very best shows that New York City has to offer. So come enjoy a night filled with entertainment and laughs. There is a 2 Drinks minimum (alcohol, non-alcoholic drinks) per person in the showroom.

SUNDAY AUGUST 18TH 2019

Broadway Comedy Club 318 West 53rd St, New York, NY 10019

presents: All Star Stand Up Comedy (7:00 PM – Main Room)

Broadway Comedy Club presents a lineup full of our Top Headliners. These are the best comedians from New York City with special guests from all across the country. You’ve seen them on MTV, HBO, The Tonight Show, Comedy Central, The Daily Show, Last Comic Standing and more.

Headliners for the night include:

Neko White- (TruTV, MTV, Gotham Comedy Live).

Funny, Smart, Fresh, and magnetic, Neko White is a rising star. He began doing stand-up in 2007 at just fourteen years old.

Rich Aronovitch – (Last Comic Standing, Comedy Central, Jay Leno).

Richard Aronovitch is an actor, known for Mind Control Made Easy or How to Become a Cult Leader (2000).

Liz Miele New York Comedy Club

Liz Miele – Performing at Eastville Comedy Club in Brooklyn, New York, NYC

EastVille Comedy Club 487 Atlantic Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11217

Presents: Exclusive Special (8:00 PM)

Headliners for the night include:

Liz Miele

Liz Miele is an actress and writer, known for Jake and Amir (2007), Comics Watching Comics (2015) and Living in Exile (2014).

Matt Goldich

Matt Goldich is a stand-up comedian who has appeared on the Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson and Comedy Central’s Premium Blend. Matt began performing stand-up comedy in 1999 when he was a sophomore at Brown University, where he founded the Brown Stand-up Comics.

joe-pontillo

Greenwich Village Comedy Club  99 Macdougal St, New York, NY 10012

presents: Joe Pontillo Show (7:30 PM)

Joe Pontillo presents a lineup full of Top Headliners. These are the best comedians from New York City with special guests from all across the country. You’ve seen them on MTV, HBO, The Tonight Show, Comedy Central, The Daily Show, Last Comic Standing and more.

Magic Show

Magic Show – LOL Times Square Comedy Club

LOL Times Square Comedy Club 711 7th Ave, New York, NY 10036

presents: LOL Times square magic show (6:00 PM)

It features magician from America’s got talent, last comic standing, and masters of illusion.

New York Comedy Club – East Village 85 E 4th St, New York, NY 10003

presents: Sunday Night Comedy on 4th Street (8:00 PM)

You can’t miss this show with an incredible stand-up show that will become a great conversation piece over drinks or dinner later tonight and a favorite memory for years to come. The night features Lineup TBA