Hailed as the new "comedian-in-chief" by the New York Times, Samantha Bee's weekly show "Full Frontal" has been deservedly praised for it's ability to make us laugh at the dishonesty of Trump's administration when we would otherwise just cry... Which explains why "Not The White House Correspondents' Dinner" is celebrating the free press, it jokes, "while we still have one."The show has drawn some big names to sit in the audience, including Gloria Steinem, Keegan-Michael Key, Jessica Williams and comics like Janelle James and Jordan Carlos.
Will Ferrell also crashed the party with his George W. While the enthusiasm for the White House Correspondents' Dinner waned, with media outlets cancelling their events and fewer celebrities showing up to support, the excitement from guests' at Bee's "Not The WHCD" and from those watching from home was off the charts.
‘The Bathhouse Brothers’ (Friday) Boris Khaykin and David Carl present a variety show — with stand-up, sketch and musical comedy — set inside a Russian sauna. Griffin — a star of Comedy Central’s “Workaholics” — takes the stage. Cenac welcomes Neal Brennan, Damien Lemon, Joyelle Johnson and more to his weekly comedy showcase.
At 11 p.m., Peoples Improv Theater, 123 East 24th Street, Manhattan, (212) 563-7488, thepit-nyc.com; . At 8 p.m., with a set next Friday and Saturday, Carolines, 1626 Broadway, at 49th Street, Manhattan, (212) 757-4100, carolines.com; .25 to , with a two drink minimum; V. At 8 p.m., Littlefield, 622 Degraw Street, between Third and Fourth Avenues, Gowanus, Brooklyn, littlefieldnyc.com; in advance, at the door.
(Megan Angelo) ★ ‘Characters Welcome’ (Saturday) This monthly show highlighting original characters and impressions features, on this night, Stephen Guarino of the ABC series “Happy Endings.” At 7 p.m., Upright Citizens Brigade Theater East, 153 East Third Street, East Village, (212) 366-9231, east.ucbtheatre.com; . (Angelo) ★ ‘The Nights of Our Lives’ (Wednesday) City comedians and writers share tales that prove the only good things that happen after 2 a.m. The featured performers are Anthony Atamanuik, Adam Wade, Michelle Markowitz, Eliot Glazer and Jackie Mancini.
There is nothing quite like being faced with your own mortality from a “slip and fall” to toss a wet blanket on your desire to get your drink on.Pride: Natalie Hawkins, bottom center, mother of U. gymnast Gabrielle Douglas, waves her country's flag and cheers for her gold medalist daughter besides Missy Parton, left, and Shawn Johnson, right.Gabby's siblings sit behind Ms Hawkins, John in the center, Arielle at right of him and Joy at far right Family: Sister Arielle Hawkins, left, said that Gabby, center, considered quitting gymnastics because of the stress she felt not knowing if her father was safe.Pe drumurile naționale și județene de pe raza județului se circulă, în condiții de iarnă, partea carosabilă fiind umedă și curată, pe alocuri, acoperită cu zăpadă.În urma intervențiilor echipelor […] Situația este permanent monitorizată de către prefectul și subprefectul județului, cu intervenții specifice ale structurilor Comitetului Județean pentru Situații de Urgență și Comitetele Locale pentru Situații de Urgență.And then Kristen swore off the firewater too, to catch a flight in the morning.First stop…dinner at Ecco to celebrate a “big number” birthday for Tracy.At 8 and 10 p.m., Gotham Comedy Club, 208 West 23rd Street, Chelsea, (212) 367-9000, gothamcomedyclub.com; , with a two-drink minimum; 5 V. (Angelo) ‘North Coast: Farewell Shaun Fisher’ (Sunday) North Coast, the long-form hip-hop improv troupe, sends off its primary beatboxing member, Shaun Fisher, who’s making the comedian’s pilgrimage to Los Angeles. (Angelo) ‘Night Train With Wyatt Cenac’ (Monday) Mr.At 11 p.m., Magnet Theater, 254 West 29th Street, Chelsea, (212) 244-8824, magnettheater.com; .(Angelo) ‘Prank You’ (Saturday) The comedian Meryl Van Meter presents an hourlong showcase of that timeless pastime: prank calls.