Take a trip to Brazil via Hell’s Kitchen every Wednesday nights for dinner and Sunday afternoons for brunch at Samba Kitchen & Bar’s live samba music with no cover charge. Enjoy a selection of handcrafted drinks and bites as you move to the rhythms of Brazilian music. With Jackie Ribas on vocals, Negah Santos on percussion and Wesley
Join this hang-out at the lantern, where a solid line-up of stand-ups can be expected every Third Thursday of the month. Look out for a raffle, and register early for a free margarita.
Monday Funday: Every Monday now through Labor Day with drinks starting at $3, half priced appetizers at Mason Jar, $1 off the flavor of the week at Malai, a $10 brick oven pizza from Apizza + $6 Mr. Crispy’s at FlipBird! Malai Brooklyn-based small-batch artisanal ice cream offering a variety of unique flavors created with
A great comedy open mic. Hosted by Chase Montavon, this busy comedy hour is a fun and supportive opportunity for up and coming comics to work on their material and hear others. Sign up at 6:30. Perform 3-5 minute set. The 1st Tuesday of every month. Check out this link for more information.
826NYC, a nonprofit providing free writing programs to under-resourced New York City students, runs a hot new reading series with great emerging writers on the 2nd Monday of every month. Hosted by Danielle Sinay. Please join us for a fantastic night of fun and literature! Check out this link for more information.
Bobby Hankinson hosts a diverse line-up of LGBTQ performers for an evening of comedy and storytelling that is sure to make Mike Pence uncomfortable. It’s not just gay, it’s GAAAAAYYYYY. Gay like The B-52s are gay. Gay like Hocus Pocus is gay. Gay like Pee-Wee’s Playhouse is gay. Come for the laughs, stay for the
The Hook is a talk show, new political speakeasy, in which people of idealistic distinction are interviewed before a live audience, with ample space for interaction, surprise and discovery. Moderated by former Open City Dialogues host Jamie Hook, in the venerable back room of Pete’s Candy Store, The Hook is an experiment in the politics
A new literary series that brings musical performance and stand up comedy to the reading series format. Announced featured writers and musicians appear alongside a surprise showcase artist who will be profiled in a separate podcast. The series is hosted by Bill Lessard (McSweeney’s, NPR, Prelude) and Bud Smith (The Rumpus, Hobart, Vol. 1 Brooklyn).
At Play Date, you’ll hear new dramatic works & reinterpreted classics read with extreme vigor and pizazz. Check out this link for more information.