NYC Comedy

The Four Levels of Comedy:   make your friends laugh, make strangers laugh,
get paid to make strangers laugh, and make people talk like you because it's so much fun. ---- Jerry Seinfeld


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STAND-UP COMEDY CLUBS

    Stand-up and Variety comedy clubs, usually charge admission fee plus a 2 drink minimum.

Click On Club names for websites and schedules


Caroline's Comedy Club

1626 Broadway near 50th St (Times Square)
Box Office: (212) 757-4100


Gotham Comedy Club

208 W. 23rd (bet 7th and 8th Ave) 212-367-9000


Comedy Cellar

117 MacDougal St. (bet W 3rd St and Minetta Lane)
212-254-3480



IMPROVISED GROUP SHOWS

    Inexpensive or free comedy at its best.
Featuring contributors to SNL, Conan, or Daily Show!


Upright Citizens Brigade Theater (UCB)

307 W. 26th St (8th Avenue)
(212)366-9176
established by the original, hilarious tv troupe



The Peoples Improv Theater

123 E. 24th Street, between Park and Lex
see the most creative new acts in the city!



Chicago City Limits

318 W. 53rd Street (8th Avenue)
(212)888-5233
long-form improv from the windy city!



Magnet Theater

254 W. 29th Street (near 8th Avenue)
a small theater featuring offbeat improv comedy



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