Comedy Shows in New York City This Weekend - January 18-January 20January 14, 2019 - by CG Directory Editor
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Who doesn't enjoy a hearty laugh? You'll get your fill of chuckles and then some at any of the comedy club shows on this weekend roundup from City Guide. Attending comedy shows in New York City is a must for anyone wanting to enjoy everything the city has to offer, and you might even catch a famous name performing a set at The Comedy Cellar, Gotham Comedy Club, or The Stand if you're lucky!
Dean Edwards Headlines Gotham Comedy Club - Gotham Comedy Club
Through January 19, 2019 - New York
A talented Actor/Comedian, most people remember Dean Edwards since making his mark in comedy during two successful seasons as a cast member on “Saturday Night Live” With such memorable impressions as Don Cheadle, Michael Jackson and Denzel Washington, as well as such original characters as “Man in Elevator” and “Cop#2”, Dean always pushed himself to the limits of creativity and exhaustion. Always the multi-tasker, Dean found the momentum to juggle his SNL career, his numerous standup appearances and multiple television appearances. Dean was one of the stars of MTV2’s hit show, “Guy Code.” He helped the show become one of the networks most successful shows in its history. He also hosted a season of TV One’s clip show, “Vidiots” and served as a correspondent on BET’s new program, “Don’t Sleep,” hosted by TJ Holmes. Edwards has since earned a reputation as a headlining favorite at comedy clubs and colleges across the country. An international sensation, Dean has attended Montreal’s Just For Laughs Comedy Festival twice and was chosen to perform at the Jozi, Cape Town and Durban Comedy Festival’s in Johannesburg, Cape Town, and Durban South Africa, as well as Saudi Arabia in late... (read more)
Sebastian Maniscalco - Madison Square Garden
Through January 20, 2019 - New York