Whose Live Anyway

October 28

Whose Live Anyway

Based on the long-running TV show, Whose Live Anyway presents ninety minutes of hilarious improvised comedy and song. Cast members Ryan Stiles, Greg Proops, Jeff B. Davis, and Joel Murray are renowned for inventing witty scenes based on audience suggestions. You might be asked to join the cast onstage, so come prepared. Improv games made famous on the show as well as some exciting new ones are featured, with musical direction by Bob Derkach. 

7 p.m. (doors) at Asbury Hall (341 Delaware Avenue)

babevillebuffalo.com, 852-3835

 


 

September 30, October 1 & 2

Hannah Berner

Berner broke into the comedy scene through social media and is here to stay. She currently hosts two podcasts, is a Bravo’s Summer House cast member, and performs in clubs around the country. Masks requested when not seated, no cash payment, ages eighteen-plus.

8 p.m. on Sept 30, 7:30 p.m. and 10 p.m. on Oct. 1 & 2 at Helium Comedy Club

(30 Mississippi Street)

buffalo.heliumcomedy.com, 853-1211

 

One Night with Nikki Glaser

Known for her shockingly honest, no-holds barred style of comedy, Glaser hosts three hit podcasts and Comedy Central’s first live daily morning show. This event will be presented in accordance with applicable public health requirements. 

6 p.m. (doors) at Asbury Hall

(Babeville, 341 Delaware Avenue)

babevillebuffalo.com, 852-3835

 

October 2

The Fabulously Funny Comedy Festival

Comedy heavyweight Mike Epps leads an all-star lineup including Sommore, Gary Owen, Lavell Crawford, and Tommy Davidson. The veteran entertainers will bring down the house with their sharp wit, unbridled humor, and hysterical storytelling.

7 p.m. (doors) at KeyBank Center 

(One Seymour H. Know III Plaza)

keybankcenter.com, 855-4100

 

October 6

An Evening with David Sedaris

The Grammy-nominated humor writer and master of satire’s latest book, The Best of Me, has a collection of forty-two previously published stories and essays.

8 p.m. at the Performing Arts Center at Rockwell Hall

(Buffalo State College, 1300 Elmwood Avenue)

buffalostatepac.org, 878-3005

 

October 7

Brian Posehn 

King of cameos Posehn brings self-deprecating humor, awkward relatability, and unapologetically nerdy views to his comedy. Masks requested when not seated, no cash payment, ages eighteen-plus.

8 p.m. at Helium Comedy Club; 7:30 p.m. and 10 p.m. on Oct. 8 and 9

(30 Mississippi Street)

buffalo.heliumcomedy.com, 853-1211

 

October 9

Trey Kennedy: Are You For Real? Tour

Kennedy found fame on the mobile app Vine, amassing more than two and a half million followers, which led him to discover a passion for entertainment. Kennedy has continued his success on platforms such as Instagram and Facebook, where he has over ten million followers.

7 p.m. and 10 p.m. at the Performing Arts Center at Rockwell Hall

(Buffalo State College, 1300 Elmwood Avenue)

buffalostatepac.org, 878-3005 

 

October 14

Nimesh Patel

Emmy-nominated writer Patel has been performing stand-up comedy for over ten years. He’s currently a writer on NBC’s late-night show, A Little Late with Lilly Singh. Masks requested when not seated, no cash payment, ages eighteen-plus.

8 p.m. at Helium Comedy Club; 7:30 p.m. and 10 p.m. on Oct. 15 and 16

(30 Mississippi Street)

buffalo.heliumcomedy.com, 853-1211

 

October 19

Danny Duncan

Duncan is a YouTube personality sketch comedian, prankster, and vlogger with over four million subscribers.

7 p.m. (doors) at Town Ballroom

(681 Main Street)

townballroom.com, 852-3900

 

October 21

Ron Funches

Funches’ easy-going, inventive style makes him a crowd favorite. As an actor, he’s appeared on The Goldbergs, Blackish, New Girl, and more. Masks requested when not seated, no cash payment, ages eighteen-plus.

8 p.m. at Helium Comedy Club; 7:30 p.m. and 10 p.m. on Oct. 22 and 23

(30 Mississippi Street)

buffalo.heliumcomedy.com, 853-1211

 

October 27

Dustin Sims

Best known for his Snapchat videos and Talking to Myself series, Sims brings a fresh style of storytelling based on bizarre life experiences. Masks requested when not seated, no cash payment, ages eighteen-plus.

8 p.m. at Helium Comedy Club; 7:30 p.m. and 10 p.m. on Oct. 15 and 16

(30 Mississippi Street)

buffalo.heliumcomedy.com, 853-1211

 

October 28

Whose Live Anyway 

Current cast members Ryan Stiles, Greg Proops, Jeff B. Davis, and Joel Murray present ninety minutes of improvised comedy and song based on audience suggestions. All ages welcome, but please note that some “PG-13” language is used during the performance. This event will be presented in accordance with applicable public health requirements. 

7 p.m. (doors) at Asbury Hall

(Babeville, 341 Delaware Avenue)

babevillebuffalo.com, 852-3835

 

Bill Bellamy

Veteran comic Bellamy examines popular topics from a unique, raunchy point of view. Masks requested when not seated, no cash payment, ages eighteen-plus.

8 p.m. at Helium Comedy Club; 7:30 p.m. and 10 p.m. on Oct. 29 and 30

(30 Mississippi Street)

buffalo.heliumcomedy.com, 853-1211

 

Through October

National Comedy Center 

Located in Lucille Ball’s hometown of Jamestown, the National Comedy Center is a world-class attraction based on the celebration of comedy. Open daily from 10 a.m.– 5 p.m.

(203 W. 2nd Street, Jamestown)

comedycenter.org; 484-2222

 

October dates TBA

ComedySportz

The popular Amherst competitive comedy venue has been online since early 2020 and continues to present virtual matchups and championships. Watch and vote for your favorite comedy teams.

facebook.com/cszbuffalo

 

 

 

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.