As if Manhattan does not already have more than enough activities for visitors, there is always room for another fun show. If you plan to come to New York City for your vacation, a weekend getaway or even for business, attending theGotham Comedy Club is something you will want to add to your calendar.
For the past three years, actors/comedians Anthony Anderson
and Royale Watkins
have hosted The Mixtape Comedy Show at The Gotham Comedy Club. It takes place every third Sunday of each month, and they celebrated their third anniversary in January 2012. The show has featured a variety of the world’s top comedians including Tom Papa, Jim Gaffigan, Tracy Morgan, Tony Rock, Sherri Shepherd and Kim Whitley. Celebrity guests who have attended the show include Ice-T & Coco, Tasha Smith & Michael Jai White from Tyler Perry’s Why Did I Get Married & For Better or Worse, Romany Malco from Think Like A Man, Eva Marcille from America’s Next Top Model and DJ Premiere. The show mixes comedy with old school Hip-Hop/R&B with past musical guests including Naughty By Nature, Kwame and Das EFX.
While attending the show on Sunday, September 16, 2012, the line-up included (in order of performance): Angelo Lozado, Rob Cantrell, Lynn Koplitz, Freez Luv. Many of the comedians have appeared in shows on HBO, Showtime, Comedy Central and various other TV programs. The Mixtape show concluded with a musical guest performance by R&B Group, Allure.
Throughout the evening, the show buzzed with complete and utter live excitement for all who attended. During the performances the guests laughed hysterically and forgot about their everyday cares. Sometimes they were even asked to participate to make the show more fun and more memorable.
Upcoming dates for the this fall’s shows are: November 18th and December 16th and, if you happen to be in New York City in January 2013, you can come and be a part of the 4th anniversary celebration. For more information on the Mixtape Comedy Show at The Gotham Comedy Club in Manhattan, visit their website at: Gotham Comedy Club. Also, check them out on Facebook and YouTube. Once you attend the show, you will definitely want to return and tell your friends about the good time you had.