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Special Guests Are Always Stopping By!

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Last week comedy fans were treated to multiple surprise drop-ins by friends of the Comic Strip Live!

Working on a new “Late Show with David Letterman” set, Mike Birbiglia came by last Monday and “Chappelle’s Show” star Charlie Murphy stopped in 4 times within the last week and a half to work out material.

Our club’s stage is weekly graced by the best in the business. Come by tonight to check out the action for yourself!

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Highlights from this last week

New York City’s premier comedy club, the World Famous Comic Strip Live! enjoyed a big week this last week. Our featured comedians brought in packed crowds every night and many of our good friends came by the club to do surprise sets throughout the week.

Just proves to say, you never know WHO is going to show up at the Comic Strip!

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This last Tuesday and Thursday featured unannounced performances by 30 Rock star Judah Friedlander.

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Hilarious L.A.-based comedian Elon Gold surprised Thursday night comedy fans with a guest set.

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Fresh off of his recent “Late Night with David Letterman” performance, club favorite Ted Alexandro delighted crowds throughout the week.

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Host of Discovery Channel’s “Cash Cab” Ben Bailey did a great set on Friday night.

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The immensely talented Marina Franklin brought her unique brand of comedy to our stage all week.

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Gregg Rogell had two stand-out stand-up set on Friday night.

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Saturday Night Live alum and Comic Strip favorite Dean Edwards headlined our 12:30 Friday night show.

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Chappelle’s Show star Charlie Murphy came by our club on Wednesday and Thursday to have fun with the crowd.

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Last night at the Strip: Charlie Murphy!

As this blog announced at the last minute yesterday, Chappelle’s Show star Charlie Murphy came by the Comic Strip Live! last night, much to the delight of the overwhelmingly large and excited mid-week crowd.

After coming up to the stage at a raucous ovation, Charlie dived into material ranging from his times overseas to adventures with friends to his thoughts on The Dog Whisperer. It was an incredibly entertaining set and as promised, Charlie did not disappoint. One fan who was lucky enough to grab a few minutes with Charlie after his set was moved to tears by Charlie’s kindness and personable attitude towards his fans.

We were thrilled to have Charlie come by last night and hope to see him again soon.

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Charlie with comedian friends Steve White (left) and William Stephenson.

To see Charlie the next time he comes to the club, be sure to keep a daily eye on our schedule.

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Charlie Murphy Tonight at the Comic Strip Live!

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BREAKING NEWS! Star of the incredibly popular Comedy Central program Chappelle’s Show Charlie Murphy will be doing stand-up comedy tonight at New York’s legendary Comic Strip Live!

Known for his raw and honest style, Charlie has years of experience in the entertainment industry to draw from in his opinionated and always hilarious stand-up act.

To see Charlie tonight, make a reservation now: 212-861-9386

Also on the amazing line-up tonight: Best Week Ever’s Sherrod Small, Last Comic Standing’s Marina Franklin, Flight of the Conchords’ James Smith, Comedy Central’s Al Ducharme, Tough Crowd with Colin Quinn favorite Vinnie Brand and many, many more. For a full line-up, check out our schedule.

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