The Stand NYC
The Stand NYC – Comedy Show, NYC
Chris DiStefano, Gary Gulman, Pete Lee, Derek Gaines, Yannis Pappas, Aaron Berg
- When: Sunday, May 3, 2015 8:00 PM (Doors open at 7:30 PM)
- Ticket Price: $15.00
- Door Time: 7:30 PM
- Show Type: Stand Up
- Restrictions: 16 & over
Pete Lee:Pete Lee’s comedy is candy coated with a dash of mean. Pete mixes cutting punchlines with an underdog perspective to absolutely roast himself on stage. His likable style and self-deprecating humor have made him one of the hottest acts today. He made his television debut on Comedy Central’s Premium Blend.Since then, he has been a standout at the Montreal Just For Laughs Comedy Festival. His comedy CD Gasmoney plays in regular rotation on XM and Sirius Satellite Radio. He is a regular on the Bob and Tom radio show. Recently, he was selected as a semi-finalist on NBC’s Last Comic Standing, filmed his own Comedy Central Presents special and played a doctor on CBS’ As the World Turns. His growing popularity placed him 7th out of the top 100 comedians in Comedy Central’s Standup Showdown. Pete also proved that his humor transcends demographic boundaries by winning Country Music Television’s Next Big Comic.In addition to standup, Pete also loves writing, directing and editing web shows. A few years back, Pete created a web show called Unsportsmanlike Conduct, which attracted the attention of the NFL. This earned Pete a role in the NFL Network pilot titled After Further Review. Most recently, he created Pete Lee’s Internet Freak Show, which earned him a spot as a cast member on the FUSE TV’s new show, Special Videos Unit: Video on Trial. Pete can be seen weekly on the web and TV, as well as touring the country.If you haven’t heard of Pete Lee yet, prepare to tell other people!
Joe List: Since starting his comedy career just weeks after graduating high school in 2000 comedian Joe List has been impressing and delighting audiences and fellow comedians all over the country. Joe quickly began rising to the top of the competitive comedy scene in his hometown of Boston, Massachusetts prompting one local headliner to call Joe ‘the future of Boston comedy’. However Joe has now set his sights on bigger things, recently moving to New York City, Joe is quickly becoming known as one of the hottest new comedians in New York as well, performing regularly at some of the top clubs in the city. In the fall of 2007 Joe was featured in the prestigious HBO comedy festival in Las Vegas to outstanding reviews. As well as being a regular favorite in clubs and colleges in New York and New England, in the last 2 years Joe has also been seen at many of the best comedy clubs across the country as the preferred feature act for Comedy Central’s Nick DiPaolo. As well as all his successes as a stand-up comedian Joe has also recently written a short bio for himself in which he chose to use the words ‘Joe’ and ‘he’ instead of the word ‘I’ as if someone else wrote it for him.
The Stand NYC – Comedy Shows in NYC
When people think of the best comedy shows in NYC, they think of The Stand NYC. Located in the Gramercy area of NYC and voted “Best Comedy Club in NYC” by the New York Magazine and “Best New Venue” by Time Out New York, The Stand NYC has some of the highest quality comedy in all of New York. This newish comedy club has already reached legendary status here in NYC. The Stand NYC comedy club often features some of the biggest names in comedy including Louis CK, Dane Cook, Artie Lange, Bill Burr, Colin Quinn, Gilbert Gottfried, Janeane Garofalo, Nick DiPaolo and many more!The Stand NYC is inside of a two-story building that includes a fantastic restaurant upstairs and the main-attraction, where comedians perform their stand-up routines, downstairs. Unlike most NYC comedy clubs, there is no two-drink minimum and the food is phenomenal. The restaurant features a high-quality menu which includes shrimp tempura, grilled steak, burgers, seared tuna, and many other mouth-watering selections! The menu also includes a refreshing selection of cocktails, wines and beers.Prepare for a once in a lifetime experience at this NYC comedy club! The Stand NYC features the best of the best when it comes to food, location and entertainment. Go upstairs and have dinner before or after the show, indulge in the delicious drinks and laugh your socks off at the main-event. Critically acclaimed chef, Seth Levine, will be preparing your food in the upstairs section of The Stand. Both the upstairs and downstairs sections of The Stand NYC may be privately rented out for special events. This NYC comedy club is spacious enough to seat many people, unlike most comedy clubs, and the comedians are the best in the business. The Stand NYC is run by the management company Cringe Humor.This prestigious NYC comedy club is famous to have celebrity drop in on a regular basis and upholds a standard that every comedy club should aspire to be like. Attending a show at The Stand NYC is one of the most entertaining things to do in New York City. Shows are often sold out and tickets are usually hard to come by, so be sure to purchase them beforehand!