Every Friday at noon, EST, Brown Paper Tickets will post upcoming events happening in the New York area. Here are hot tickets for events coming up. Check back for stellar events that fit the interests of locals and tourists alike.
TONIGHT! Anti-Semantic Comedy Show The Anti-Semantic Comedy Show presents some of New York’s top comedians and tonight’s show features: The Wall Street Playas (Financial Gainsta Rap from Staten Island), Rich Pinder (of the Anti-Semantic Show), Sergio Chicon (MTV TR3S, Miami Comedy Festival, SITV, Comedy Net, BET on Blast) and Seaton C. Smith (Opie and Anthony Virus tour, Just For Laughs Comedy Festival in Montreal, web series, Annoy Charlie Smith Inc.)
TONIGHT! Stephen Colbert: Hire Me J.D. Durkin shows how political punditry mixes with shameless self-promotion on his quest to become a writer for The Colbert Report. First developed at Los Angeles’ iO West, each monthly show features all new material from the worlds of news, entertainment and politico.
Saturday, August 26 Mafia Walking Tour This popular and exciting weekly tour through NYC’s Little Italy explores the former social clubs, homes and haunts of some of the most powerful 20th century mobsters, and uncovers the truth behind many Mafia legends.
Saturday, August 26 The Live Album “The Live Album” digs up a different classic rock album from the vault and brings them to life on stage for one night only. Each show a collection of NYC’s top improvisers and performers tackle a classic rock album chosen by the audience, creating a completely original show using the album as the soundtrack.
Sunday, August 28 Wine Tasting Sail Set sail with author and wine expert Felicia Sherbert who, each week, will introduce you to a different variety of wines picked from some of America’s oldest and best-known cellars. Casual, fun and informative, let Felicia expand your palate as she pairs great wines with snacks and cheese.
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