The 2nd Annual
SCHTICK OR TREAT
Hosted by Matt Ruby and Mark Normand
A pre-Halloween comedy tribute show
30+ NYC comedians come together to perform as their favorite comedy legends!
Wed, Oct 28
7pm SHARP showtime (6pm doors)
The Bowery Poetry Club
Tickets: $7 at the door/$5 online
308 Bowery (Between Houston and Bleecker)
F train to 2nd Ave, 6 to Bleecker
Facebook Event invite
Richard Jeni (Kumail Nanjiani)
Kumail Nanjiani (Pete Holmes)
Paul F. Tompkins (Sean Patton)
Jim Gaffigan (Luke Cunningham)
Sam Kinison (Mike Drucker)
Johnny Carson (Mark Normand)
Neil Hamburger (Matt Ruby)
Steven Gold (Matt McCarthy)
Dana Carvey (Adam Newman)
Brian Regan (Jason Saenz)
Cedric the Entertainer (Nick Turner)
Dave Attell (Danny Solomon)
Judy Tenuta (Leslie Goshko)
Jim Carrey (Charlie Kasov)
Carrot Top (Pat Stango)
Bill Burr (J-L Cauvin)
Jeff Dunham (Jay Welch)
Sinbad (Abbi Crutchfield)
Alonzo "Hamburger" Jones (Neal Statsny)
Emo Phillips (Matt Goldich)
Norm MacDonald (Dan Curry)
Jeff Foxworthy (Roger Hailes)
Reggie Watts (Rory Scovel)
Big Jay Oakerson (Jared Logan)
Kristen Schaal (Jamie Lee)
Adam Sandler (Matt Maragno)
Richard Lewis (Dan Mintz)
Eddie Izzard (Dan Fontaine)
Joy Behar (Molly Knefel)
Mitch Hedberg (Mo Diggs)
Brett Butler (Dan St. Germain)
Rip Taylor (Mike Lawrence)
Dana Gould (Jon Clark)
Bernie Mac (Dan Wilbur)
Lenny Bruce (Tim Warner)
Orny Adams (Shawn Pearlman)
Bob Newhart (Ross Hyzer)
Joan Rivers (Alice Wetterlund)
Conan O'Brien (Chelsea White)
Arj Barker (Chesley Calloway)
Fozzy Bear (Aalap Patel)
Jim Breuer (RG Daniels)
Ron White (Ben Kissel)
Jack Benny (Ray Field)
Steve Martin (Erik Bergstrom)
Albert Brooks (Sean O'Connor)
Doug Benson (Alex Grubard)
Gilbert Gottfried (Gilad Foss)
Todd Barry (Luke Thayer)
Andrew Dice Clay (Rob O'Reilly)
Here we go again. Another Halloween, another Schtick or Treat. If ya missed last year's, here's the idea: Bands often perform special "tribute" sets on Halloween and do a show as some bigger, more famous band. It's fun and crowds dig it. This is like that, but with comedy. It's a quick turnover show where each comic gets up to three minutes to do a set as a famous comic and then it's on to the next performer. Last year's was a ton of fun and this one should be a blast too.
Some of last year's performers:
This year, you'll get to see people like Alonzo "Hamburger" Jones:
And while we're announcing stuff...
Coming soon: a new weekly standup show in Manhattan.
Begins Friday, Oct 23 @ 8pm
A weekly standup show every Friday at 8pm
With Matt Ruby, Mark Normand, Andy Haynes, and David Cope
Professor Thom's (upstairs room)
219 2nd Ave between 13th and 14th St.
Sandpaper Suit is NYC standup comic Matt Ruby's (now defunct) comedy blog. Keep in touch: Sign up for Matt's weekly Rubesletter. Email email@example.com.
Lineup for the 2nd Annual SCHTICK OR TREAT (Oct 28 at Bowery Poetry Club)
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Wow! That's a great idea. Such a cool concept.
I love it because it's the one show a year where if I bomb I get to blame it on someone else. "Damnit, you should've been funnier tonight....Rip Taylor!"
P.S. It'll still be my fault, won't it?
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