With a long list of Comedy Central specials and comedy club appearances, Kurt Metzger is no stranger to New York Comedy Clubs. Raised as a Jehovah’s Witness and eventually becoming a “select minister” in the church, Kurt has a unique perspective on the world of faith, family values and stewardship. Leaving the church at the age of 21, Kurt turned to a life of comedy; sharing his passion for laughter and joy in some of the best comedy clubs in the industry.
Comedy Central took notice of Kurt in 2006 with his appearance on Live at Gotham and then again in 2009 on Comedy Central Presents. He followed these appearances with a Comedy Central special called “Kurt Metzger Talks to Young People About Sex” Since these initial performances, Kurt has made guest appearances on The Chappelle Show and Inside Amy Schumer.
Beyond his appearances on Comedy Central, NBC gave Kurt the spotlight as a semi-finalist on season 7 of Last Comic Standing. Showtime also booked him for a role in White Boyz in the Hood. You can also download Kurt’s podcast on iTunes titled “Race Wars by Stand Up NY Labs”, where he discusses the world of comedy with Sherrod Small.
Today you’ll find comedian Kurt Metzger busy performing at comedy clubs in NYC and around the world. He loves performing at the Comedy Cellar, The Stand NYC, New York Comedy Club, Stand UP NY and Gotham Comedy Club. To keep up with his hilariously hectic schedule, check out Best Comedy Tickets for comedy shows in NYC, where you can buy tickets, check schedules and skip the line at the door!