Comic Relief

Aziz Ansari, Morgan Murphy, and Robin WilliamsPhoto: Aziz Andari: Corbis; Robin Williams: Getty Images, Morgan Murphy: Facebook

A Night of Fun with Seth Herzog
Catch a solo set by this local comic who does the warm-up at Late Night with Jimmy Fallon.
Where: Liberty Hall at the Ace Hotel
When: 11/8 at 7:30 p.m.
How Much: $10 (Tickets)

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You Made It Weird with Pete Holmes
The “Nerdist” podcast hosted by the Best Week Ever comedian is only weird if you (and the comedians he interviews) make it so.
Where: The Gramercy Theater
When: 11/8 at 8 p.m.
How Much: $28–$52 (Tickets)

The Meltdown with Jonah and Kumail
This backroom comedy show hosted by Jonah Ray and Kumail Nanjiani was recently named the best comedy show in L.A. by LA Weekly. The lineup includes Eugene Mirman, Chelsea Peretti, Jared Logan, Pete Holmes, and more.
Where: The Gramercy Theater
When: 11/8 at 10:30 p.m.
How Much: $18–$27 (Tickets)

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An Evening With Chelsea Peretti
Recently a writer for Parks and Recreation, Peretti is a straight shooter onstage, with a little mean girl thrown in. A very funny mean girl with her own podcast and who recently opened for Aziz Ansari.
Where: Liberty Hall at the Ace Hotel
When: 11/9 at 10 p.m.
How Much: $15 (Tickets)

Nikki & Sara and Friends
Comedians Sara Schaefer and Nikki Glaser, “You Had to Be There” podcasters and co-hosts of the upcoming Nikki and Sara Show on MTV, host Gary Gulman, Bonnie MacFarlane, Kyle Dunnigan, Dan Soder, and special guests.
Where: Liberty Hall at the Ace Hotel
When: 11/10 at 7:30 p.m.
How Much: $15 (Tickets)

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Hannibal Buress
With steady television appearances and writing gigs, soon this local fixture will be co-opted by the world. And then you probably won’t be able to afford a ticket to his show. With D.J. Prince Paul and Mike Lawrence.
Where: Santos Party House
When: 11/10 at 7 p.m.
How Much: $18–$20 (Tickets)

An Evening With Morgan Murphy
The former Jimmy Kimmel Show and current 2 Broke Girls writer has a gift for turning crappy situations into comedy gold.
Where: Upright Citizens Brigade Theater
When: 11/10 at 10:30 p.m.
How Much: $15 Tickets

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Hari Kondabolu
Proving that being socially astute and seriously funny aren’t mutually exclusive, Totally Biased with W. Kumau Bell hosts a night of political humor and more.
Where: Greenwich Village Comedy Club
When: 11/11 at 8:30 p.m.
How Much: $15 (Tickets)

Stand Up for Heroes
An all-star lineup of Mike Birbiglia, Ricky Gervais, Patton Oswalt, Bruce Springsteen, Jon Stewart, Robin Williams, John Maher, and Roger Waters, benefiting the troops.
Where: Beacon Theater
When: 11/8 at 7:30 p.m.
How Much: $105–$5,000 (Tickets)

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Artie Lange
The former Howard Stern staple now has his own show. Too Fat to Fish is the title of his book and also this gig.
Where: Town Hall
When: 11/8 at 8 p.m.
How Much: $37–$54 (Tickets)

Aziz Ansari
There’s no stopping the prolific comedian and actor. If you can’t cop tickets, his Twitter is always good for a laugh.
Where: Apollo Theater and Carnegie Hall
When: 11/9 at 7:30 and 11/10 at 8 p.m.
How Much: $79.85 (Tickets); $45.50–$59.50 (Tickets)

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Patton Oswalt
Last year, this Comedian of Comedy published a book, Zombie Spaceship Wasteland, which became a New York Times best seller.
Where: Town Hall
When: 11/9 at 7:30
How Much: $38–$57 (Tickets)

Bill Maher
The always-topical tell-it-like-it-is comedian and best-selling author preaches from the pulpit of comedy. Your dad would probably also enjoy a ticket.
Where: Beacon Theater
When: 11/10 at 7:30 p.m.
How Much: $50–$117 (Tickets)

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Jim Gaffigan
The Pale Force star plays a night at the Apollo.
Where: Apollo Theater
When: 11/10 at 7:30 and 10:15 p.m.
How Much: $50–$90 (Tickets)

Kevin Hart
The KimYe-approved comedian also has the endorsement of a whole bunch of other folks: He’s playing two shows at MSG.
Where: Madison Square Garden
When: 11/10 at 7 and 10:15 p.m.
How Much: $50–$228 (Tickets)

Ben Stiller.

The Ben Stiller Show Reunion
A reunion a decade in the making. See how many cast members you can I.D.!
Where: The Paley Center for Media
When: 11/10 at 6:30 p.m.
How Much: $25 (Tickets)

Robin Williams
The show description says that Williams and comedian David Steinberg will “talk about nothing that important.” But we’re sure it will still be hilarious.
Where: 92nd Street Y
When: 11/11 at 7:30 p.m.
How Much: $29 and up (Tickets)

Comic Relief