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National Comedy Theatre NY
between 8th and 9th 347 W. 36th Street New York, NY 10018
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4.4 / 5 Rated by 241 members
Review from Laura Atwood
Red Velvet 86 events 36 reviews

Fantastic! Highly skilled and energetic actors responded quickly to, and made the most of, improvised suggestions. This is the best improv I have ever seen.

reviewed Apr 16 2011 report as inappropriate
Review from Vicky Gou
Red Velvet 85 events 35 reviews

Affordable entertainment for NYC, but a bit too kiddie/campy for me. Would be nice if they had an "adult" version where the language didn't have to be censored.

reviewed Jun 19 2009 report as inappropriate
Review from B
68 events 60 reviews

Excellent show. Very talented group. There was one very annoying audience member and one participant who was a wet rag and both made it very difficult for the players; yet, the comedians played very well with the little quality material they...continued

reviewed Jan 24 2009 report as inappropriate
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“Rapidly becoming an addiction for New Yorkers!” –New York Theatre Buying Guide
“Vibrant, lively and audience engaging!” –UK News
“Hilarious…Keeps the laughter flowing!” –NY Where
“Fast-Paced, funny and family friendly!” –San Diego Weekly
“Exhilarating to watch…a raucous good-time atmosphere!” –Santa Barbara Independent


For two decades, the National Comedy Theatre has been entertaining audiences of all sizes and types across the nation with their unique brand of interactive, improv comedy.

The New York City National Comedy Theatre Show is a comedy competition between two teams of professional comedians who perform a series of scenes — all based on audience suggestions.

No two shows are ever the same because they are all completely improvised. Furthermore, the shows are clean, and appropriate for all audiences. The NCT presents weekly improv comedy performances in New York City as well as thousands of corporate entertainment events and private shows all around the world.

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