Interview with Comedian Rick Younger at Greenwich Village Comedy Club

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Rick Younger is an actor, stand up comedian, and singer originally from Baltimore, MD. Television appearances include “AXS TV’S Gotham Comedy Live” and “It’s Showtime at the Apollo.” Rick can currently be seen in Tina Fey’s, “Mean Girls” on Broadway!

1. What other jobs did you do before starting stand up comedy? Substitute teacher, worked for the Baltimore City Department of Social Services

2. How did you know you wanted to be a comedian? When my friend convinced me to do it and I made people laugh. If I would have bombed my first time I would have never done it again.  read more

Interview with Comedian Luke Thayer at Greenwich Village Comedy Club

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There’s no shortage of comedy clubs in NYC… with so many to choose from this night, we decided to stop by Greenwich Village Comedy Club just one block south of the Comedy Cellar.

This is perhaps the busiest street in the world to see stand up comedy with two Comedy Cellar, Comedy Cellar Village Underground, Grisly Pear, and Greenwich Village Comedy Club and the Village Lantern right around the corner there are just so many to choose from.

We saw the lineup at Greenwich Village Comedy Club and it was a stellar lineup and need some laughs after a busy work week. We decided to chat with a few comics after the show and one of our favorites of the night was Luke Thayer. We interview him right after his set at a jam-packed sold out show and here is what he had to say. read more

Introduction to Broadway Comedy Club

Broadway Comedy Club

Introduction to Broadway Comedy Club

Broadway Comedy Club

Broadway Comedy Club The name of Al Martin is synonymous with comedy in New York and is responsible for starting the careers of many great comedians who work today. Martin’s first company in the world of comedy clubs has existed since 1988, when he founded the original New York Comedy Club, with the goal of helping talented comedians. As an experienced comedian, Al was a national favorite with many television credits.

Al Martin’s has always been more than just a comedian. As a community activist of humor, he served as Vice President of the Professional Comedians Association and played a key role in the organization, which focused on health insurance and improving the working conditions of comics. Although playing was a love for Martin, he found his place as the owner of a comedy club. read more

Introduction to Greenwich Village Comedy Club

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Greenwich Village Comedy Club – NYC Comedy Clubs Tickets

Introduction to Greenwich Village Comedy Club

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After the success of two NYC Comedy Clubs, Al Martins decided to expand its brand and in 2012 opened the Greenwich Village Comedy Club in the heart of Greenwich Village on MacDougal Street one block south of the Comedy Cellar. Martin once again took the risk by opening Greenwich Village Comedy, the only two-part entertainment complex with three showrooms in New York serving more than 600 comedy fans from around the world every night. In 2005, he co-directed the Boston Comedy Club with Barry Katz, executive producer of NBC Last Comic Standing, and gave Al Martin the right to be the first three comedy clubs in New York. read more

5 NYC Comedy Shows Tonight – NYC Comedy Clubs

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NYC Comedy Shows Tonight March 7, 2019

Here is a list of 5 great NYC comedy shows that are lined up for performance at these NYC Comedy Clubs this second week of March. We have also provided short profiles of the comedians who will be performing at different NYC club, read along and see what action awaits you.

Ashley Blaker

1. Stand Up NY  Thursday 7th March 2019 starting 7: 30 PM
The NYC comedy club, Upper West Side will be hosting Ashley Blaker an internationally acclaimed comedian. Some describe him as an Orthodox Jewish Comedian. read more

2019/02/25/ NYC Comedy Club Blog Listing This Week

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NYC Comedy Blog Listing for the last week of February

New York City is the mecca of stand up comedy in America and every night you can see hilarious comedians at all these top venues. It’s hard to choose the best shows to see this week but here is a good lineup for this week.

Here is a list of 10 great NYC comedy shows that are lined up for performance at NYC clubs this last week of February:

1. Early Evening Stand Up Extravaganza Broadway Comedy Club
On February 24, 2019, starting at 7:00 pm, there will be an Early Evening Stand Up Extravaganza where a lineup full of top headliners will be presented. In their listing, the comedy club describes them as the best comedians in New York. Also in the lineup will be special guests who are drawn from different parts of the country. The list includes comedians who have appeared in a number of shows on HBO, The Tonight Show, The Daily Show, and Comedy Central, among others. Some of the comedians include Rob Cantrell. Rob has appeared on NBC, HBO, FX, as well as Comedy Central, among others. He emerged in the top ten finalists during the first season of NBC’s Last Comic Standing, as well as performing on CBS’s The Late Show. His new stand up comedy can be streamed in different platforms; currently, it has been listened to more than 20,000 times per week on Pandora, Spotify, and iTunes. Apart from his sterling performances, Rob has also written on projects for Adult Swim, High Times, Comedy Central, Howard Stern, and more.
Christine Meehan-Berg. Christine is of the Food Network fame. She is a legend in standup comedy, an artist who has a good understanding of what the audience wants.
Harry Terjanian. Henry, winner of the Andy Kaufman award, will also be in the house as a special guest. A little background on who was Andy Kaufman can probably help give an idea of what to expect from a comedian who has won an award that celebrates him. Andy Kaufman was a veteran entertainer, a person who told jokes in an engaging way. He normally referred to himself as a “song and dance man.” His promise was to try and entertain the audience the best way he could. He performed on Saturday Night Live, which is where he actually started. Other shows where he has performed include Latka Gravas, Taxi, Late Night with David Letterman, and King Lawler, among other appearances. read more

5 Stand Up Comedy Shows to Watch in NYC

NYC Comedy Events

By Joseph Santiago

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Our guide to best NYC Comedy Clubs Events. Here is a list of happening this Feb 7, 2019. We choose New York Comedy Club, Greenwich Village Comedy Club, Stand Up NY, Broadway Comedy Club, and EastVille Comedy Club in Brooklyn.  If you like use promo code Blog20 for 20% discount on all NYC Comedy Shows.

NEW YORK COMEDY CLUB – In Midtown  (Feb. 7, 7:00 PM.) LIZA TREYGER this funny lady, last year in 2018 premiered a 30 minute stand up special with Netflix’s called The Degenerates with a handful of talented comics. (Location 85 E 4th St, New York, NY 10003) read more

Stand UP Comedy Shows To See Live in N.Y.C. This Weekend

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By Joseph J. Santiago

Our guide to stand-up this weekend and in the week ahead.
New York Comedy Club first location opened in 1988 and expanded to a second location in the East Village. This weekend at the New York Comedy Club there will be a lot of great comedy.

Thursday, January 17th, 2019 – 8:00 PM
New York Comedy Club East Village
Featured Comedians Lenny Marcus, Christian Finnegan, H. Foley, Akaash Singh.
Lenny Marcus is a stand-up comedian in NYC for longer than 20 years. You might have seen him perform comedy on David Letterman, read more

If at First You Don’t Succeed, Be Like Emma Willmann

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Written by Gary Miller

Emma Willmann can thank divorce for introducing her to comedy.

Kind of.

“My parents got divorced and I would watch TV at my dad’s place because he was the cool parent that had cable. I’d watch some comedy. I loved Bruce Bruce.”

The cable company, bringing comedians close to family.

EMMA WILLMANN - PhotoEmma has a wide variety of comics she now loves to watch perform.

“I Love Brian Regan,, Cedric the Entertainer, Katt Williams, Wanda Sykes, Jerry Seinfeld, I love Seinfeld and I love urban comedy.” read more

Black Friday Sales – Comedy Shows in NYC

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Black Friday NYC Comedy Ticket Deals Save 25% off on Thanksgiving week shows

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Once the tryptophan wears off from stuffing our patriotic faces with delicious turkey and gravy, shoppers are ready to hit the streets for the biggest holiday sales.

For many stores it’s just another marketing strategy to create opportunity as Back Friday is officially here. As for the customers its a perfect chance to grab the best deals right before the Christmas holiday. It’s crazy madness with huge sales all over the country and in England.

Best Comedy Tickets has now decided to catch up with the Black Friday frenzy and offer some amazing discount on live stand up comedy for our New York City comedy shows. read more