Stand Up NY

Stand Up NY

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Some of America’s most successful comics, from Chris Rock to Jon Stewart, got their start at Stand Up NY. The club prides itself on being home to the city’s rising stand-up comics and offers several programs for comedians of any level or experience to hone their skills. Stop into Stand Up NY Monday through Friday 5pm-7pm for Open Mic where you can perform on our stage. Five dollars gets you FIVE minutes of performance time in front of your friends and peers. All spots are first come first served. Come on in for a fun, supportive performance environment.  **Non-refundable

Looking for stage time on one of our all pro, house shows? Check out the New Talent section.

Want to Intern in Marketing and Operations at our Comedy Club? We’re looking for someone like you! Email regarding your interest. 

Do you have dreams of becoming a Stand-Up Comedian?

If you answered yes, then come “Bring It”!

Stand UP NY has the perfect opportunity for up and coming comics to stand up and show New York, friends, and family what you’ve got with our new show “Bring It” every Saturday at the prime time of 6PM. This house show will include pro and new talent comics, which calls for the perfect mix of performances. “Bring It” is a great opportunity for amateur comics to a that has already helped many comedians get on their feet.

The perks:

  • The line-up will include new talent comic, MC and 5 pro comics like Godfrey, Chris Distefano, Greer Barnes, Ari Shaffir, Damien Lemon + more!
  • Industry guests every week including our new booker and the director/owner of the venue
  • Booker feedback, per request
  • Discounted video footage of your performance
  • The show will run for 1.5 hours keeping all guests energized, supportive, and alert!
  • For this show, there will be a reduced cover and drink specials every week for anyone that attends.

For the best performer:

  • Chosen by our team, the best performer will be brought back for our best-of-the-best BRING IT Showcase
  • The best performer, from the second round, will receive a month’s worth of spots on our all-pro, house shows!
  • Have a lot of supporters? Increase your chances by bringing the most to the show
  • Scores rated on performance and support

The club requirement for any comedian to perform is to have 8 or more people attend the show in their name. This is the best way to create a large audience and give new comics more exposure.

So, whether you’re an up and coming comic looking for experience or someone who loves being exposed to stand-up; come on down to Stand Up NY and BRING IT. For all comics excited about this opportunity, submit your tight-five video to

In the world of stand up comedy, a “tight five” is your best five minutes of material arranged to have the biggest impact on your audience. And for many comics, it takes years to learn how to write, refine, and perform a great five-minute set.

There are 0 spots remaining for tonight!

Online Registration is closed! Please join us at 5PM to claim one of the 5 walk-in spots. First come, first served. Doors open at 5PM.


1 Eric Wood
2 Adam Muller
3 Michael Naranjo
4 Brett Peveto
5 Ralph Anthony
6 Tim Ardan
7 Stephen Forte
8 Robert Mayo
9 Stephen Hoover
10 Alphonse Fabien