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Friday Night Comedy Shows in NYC

New York City is home to hundreds of talented comedians. In addition to the many comedy clubs showcasing headline comedy seven nights a week, many up and coming comics host weekly shows where you can catch top notch talent working smaller venues.

Here are some shows that happen on Friday nights:



live from outer space

Live From Outer Space

Live From Outer Space‘Live From Outer Space’ the comedy show
produced by Erik BergstromMyka Fox & Max Bruno
featuring special guests and weird segments and drink giveaways.
There is no cover charge but there is a $5 suggested donation (support live comedy).
Doors 8:30pm, Show 9pm Sharp
Cobra Club
6 Wyckoff Ave.
(between Jefferson & Troutman St.)
Bushwick, Brooklyn, NY
(917) 719-1138

Bitches Brew Comedy Show

Bitches Brew ComedyBitches Brew is a weekly comedy show held every Friday at Halyard’s in Gowanus
Hosted by Erica Spera, Naomi Karavani, Shelby Taylor, & Melissa Stokoski
See line-ups
Reservation via eventbrite

Tip:  Arrive early. They will give away no-shows’ seats at 8:30pm
They save 20 seats for non-ticket holders on a first come-first served basis
no cover
8:30pm in the back room at:
406 Third Ave. (6th St.)
Gowanus, Brooklyn, NY
(718) 532-8787


The Bad Karma Comedy Show

Bad Karma comedyhosted by Joe Gerics, Patrick Monahan
every Friday
51 First Ave. (between 3rd & 4th Ave.)
New York, NY
(212) 677-3160


Whatever comedyWhatever is a new comedy show produced & hosted by Amy Cardinale and Peter Revello
Every Friday, Peter Revello & Amy Cardinale present a diverse mix of NYC’s most well known and up & coming stand-up comedians, with credits from Conan, Jimmy Kimmel Live, and Comedy Central.
plus, they give away free drink tickets AND pizza

8pm – 9:30pm
112 Avenue A (7th St.)
New York, NY
(212) 420-9517

Scatter Brain

Every Friday at 6pm, James Hamilton hosts a slew of New York’s up-and-coming comedians.
Drop you name in the bucket by 6 if you want in on the fun.

The Creek & the Cave
10-93 Jackson Ave.  (between 11th St. & 49th Ave.)
Long Island City, NY
(718) 706-8783





Shame! The Not-So-Honorable Comedy Show
Hosted by Brendan Busee & Ron Raganella
Every 3rd Friday of the month
witness the shameful confessions of some of New York’s funniest. Performers share jokes and tales of less-than-proud moments and honest experiences in this cringe-worthy comedy show.
$6 in advance and $8 day of. [tickets]
9:30 – 11pm
27-16 23rd Ave. (between 27th & 28th St.)
Astoria, NY
(347) 451-3873

Hardcore Comedy

Hardcore Comedy Entertainment presents…
The Harcore Comedy Show
Hosted by Alia Janine
Join former porn-star and 2015 AVN Mainstream Star of the Year nominee, Alia Janine for a night of the hardest comedy. The Hardcore Comedy Show features everyone from strip club bouncers to porn stars that have switched careers into comedy, as well as some of today’s top and up-and-coming comedians
every third Friday of the month
The Creek & the Cave
10-93 Jackson Ave.
Long Island City, NY
(718) 706-8783

Casual Sets

Casual Sets comedyProduced and hosted by Peter Bandyk, Chris Gersbeck, and Lauren Hope Krass.
free late night stand up comedy show
2nd and 4th Fridays of the month
free admission
27-16 23rd Ave. (between 27th & 28th St.)
Astoria, NY
(347) 451-3873


Nothing Important

A Free Comedy Show
Last Friday of every month
Produced & hosted by Fumi Abe, Phil Stamato, Daniel Raderstrong

Seating starts at 7:30pm
showtime 8pm
Friends & Lovers
641 Classon Ave. (between Pacific St. & Dean St.)
Crown Heights, Brooklyn, NY
(917) 979-3060


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See also our MurphGuide Directory of the top comedy clubs in NYC:



more to come…

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