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February 2020

Why Your Train is F*cked

February 27 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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You know when your train is f*cked – this is the show that tells you WHY. This month's show: TBA! Doors 6:30pm / Show 7:00pm Tickets $15 adv / $20 door 21+ This event is mixed seated and standing room. Seats are first-come, first-served.  ABOUT THE SHOW:Get on board for a deep dive into the history of the MTA. Whether you love it, hate it, or want to compose more informed rage-tweets about it during your next 20 minute delay – we’ve got you covered.…

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RISK

February 27 @ 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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RISK! is the show where people tell true stories they never thought they’d dare to share in public. Hosted and created by Kevin Allison of MTV’s The State, RISK! began in 2009 and has grown to have millions of downloads per month and listeners around the world. The show has featured incredible true stories from Trevor Noah, Margaret Cho, Marc Maron, Sarah Silverman and more, plus plenty of regular folks as well. Slate.com calls RISK! “Hilarious, jaw-dropping and just plain touching.”…

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She Makes Me Laugh

February 28 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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She Makes Me Laugh is back and better than ever. New year, new venue, same old bullshit. Doors 6:30 PM, show 7:00 PM.Tickets $15 in advance, $20 at the door.21+This event is mixed seated and standing room. Seats are first-come, first-served.No outside food or drink is allowed. >See our menu here< REFUND POLICY: Tickets may be refunded up to 24 hours before the event. Within 24 hours we may take exchanges for other events at our discretion. No refunds after…

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Ride or Die: Oregon Trail

February 28 @ 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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Ride or Die: Oregon Trail Live – will you survive or die of dysentery?! Grab yer favorite oxen, 14 pounds of jerky, and yer best flannel – we’re heading to the Oregon Trail. We’ve taken your favorite educational computer game, slapped some facts on it, and turned it into a real life drinking game. Hosts Kylie Holloway and Michael Salgarolo are gonna caulk up your wagon and float it down the river of history – and gird yer loins, ‘cos one of y’all’s gettin’…

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Ride or Die: Oregon Trail Live

February 28 @ 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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Ride or Die: Oregon Trail Live – will you survive or die of dysentery?! Grab yer favorite oxen, 14 pounds of jerky, and yer best flannel – we’re heading to the Oregon Trail. We’ve taken your favorite educational computer game, slapped some facts on it, and turned it into a real life drinking game. Hosts Kylie Holloway and Michael Salgarolo are gonna caulk up your wagon and float it down the river of history – and gird yer loins, ‘cos one of y’all’s gettin’…

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Scratch Paper

February 29 @ 12:45 pm - 2:45 pm
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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Scratch Paper is a smart, supportive open mic for informative comedy, research-inspired storytelling, and charismatic talks, brought to you by Caveat.SIGN UP HERE.In the spirit of exploring “intelligent nightlife,” we’re hosting an open mic like no other. Researchers, teachers, and comedians will share the stage to hone their sets in a room that GETS IT.Are you a researcher or science writer who wants to work jokes into your upcoming piece? Are you a stand up comedian who wants to use…

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Shoes Off Mouth Off: An Asian American Storytelling Thing

February 29 @ 3:30 pm - 5:20 pm
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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From the person who brought you "An Asian American Film Thing!" "Shoes off, Mouth off" is a storytelling show with all AAPI storytellers!This is the show where Asians and Asian-Americans have voices and address issues they face all the time. The storytellers will crush stereotypes and talk about subjects that are not usually associated with their community ie: mental health, sexuality, politics, etc. This is also a safe place where if a storyteller do associates with the "stereotype," it's okay!…

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Rape Victims Are Horny Too

February 29 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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Kelly Bachman and Dylan Adler are rape survivors...but they're also HOT! Come laugh at their trauma jokes and songs until you cry, or cry until you laugh, but really, please just laugh. They need that. Doors 6:30 PM, show 7:00 PM.Tickets $12 in advance, $15 at the door.21+This event is mixed seated and standing room. Seats are first-come, first-served.No outside food or drink is allowed. >See our menu here< REFUND POLICY: Tickets may be refunded up to 24 hours before…

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Drunk Black History

February 29 @ 9:00 pm - 10:50 pm
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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Comedians Brandon Collins and Gordon Baker-Bone host this interactive show where prominent Black historical figures will finally get their due through drunken anecdotes from booked guests! Doors 9:00 PM, show 9:30 PM.Tickets $15 in advance, $20 at the door.21+This event is mixed seated and standing room. Seats are first-come, first-served.REFUND POLICY: Tickets may be refunded up to 24 hours before the event. Within 24 hours we may take exchanges for other events at our discretion. No refunds after the event.

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March 2020

Asians Strike Back: A Coronavirus Comedy & Science Show

March 1 @ 3:30 pm - 5:20 pm
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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Asians Strike Back: A Coronavirus Comedy & Science ShowHosted by Kyle Marian and Esther ChenNYC's top Asian comedians and scientists are striking back at the Coronavirus! This all-Asian variety show is roasting how quickly the rest of the world whipped out their worst anti-Asian jokes while exploring the science of the Coronavirus, viral infections, face masks, food culture, and more. Who knew so many twitter folks vacationed in Asia and had *thoughts* about Asian food markets? Trust us, WE have…

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Physical Comedy

March 1 @ 6:30 pm - 8:10 pm
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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One part comedy show, and one part P.E. Class – Physical Comedy features stand up comedians working out with a personal trainer live on stage… and then performing a set right after!Our certified personal trainer Taylor Veracka has 3 years of experience training clients at Brooklyn Boulders and Johns Hopkins University in Pilates, boxing, and F45. Taylor will lead our comedians through personalized work outs, and will teach the audience how to target different muscle groups! After sweating it out,…

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The Violet Hour: A Late Night Show From Another Dimension

March 1 @ 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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 The Violet Hour follows a familiar late night format -- with a far-out twist. Guests (comedians, celebrities, authors and activists from earth) mingle with Winnifred (CAROLINE KINGSLEY) and her outlandish friends from space to discuss topics like quantum physics and how to save the dying planet - or at least enjoy the heck out of our last breaths on this little blue sphere.   Doors 9:00 PM, show 9:30 PM.Tickets $10 in advance, $12 at the door.21+ This event is mixed seated…

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Political Circus: Why No Election Is Truly Fair

March 2 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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Elections are complicated and complex and make us both excited and stressed out. Lucky for us, political scientists have been studying pretty much every aspect of how they work for a long time. In this series, you’ll learn the biggest ideas and most important concepts that actually help us better understand the madness. You’ll learn things like: Why is it hard to design a truly fair election? What actually gets people to vote (and why don’t they?) where do our…

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Kip Jones… IN SPACE!

March 3 @ 6:30 pm - 7:55 pm
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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A classic radio noir with a modern twist! Watch (and listen to!) Detective Kip Jones solve crimes aboard a space station with increasingly psychotic scientist Bev and her sarcastic robot companion H4RV. Follow along as they face off against interplanetary smugglers, the space mob, homicidal robots, and more! Join us as we take the self-serious, heavily male genre of film noir and subvert it to sheer stupidity. We’re talking monologues, dames, booze, robots, lasers, aliens. The whole shebang.Created by Megan…

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The Crossword Show with Zach Sherwin

March 4 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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The Crossword Show is a comedy show hosted by Zach Sherwin (“Crazy Ex-Girlfriend,” “Epic Rap Battles of History”), in which a “Wait, Wait… Don’t Tell Me!”-style panel of entertainers solves a crossword puzzle live onstage, with everything displayed on a giant screen so the audience can follow along. Each time the solvers decipher a clue, Zach launches the show down a rabbit hole that’s somehow related to the answer word, with the help of a multimedia slide presentation and lots…

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How I Learned

March 4 @ 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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The How I Learned Series  Since 2009, the How I Learned series has featured storytellers, comedians, writers, musicians, and other raconteurs holding forth on a rotating theme. Awkwardly hosted by Blaise Allysen Kearsley, yet named one of five Best NYC Storytelling Shows in the history of lists of five best NYC storytelling shows. Doors 9:00 PM, show 9:30 PM.Tickets $12 in advance, $15 at the door.21+This event is mixed seated and standing room. Seats are first-come, first-served.REFUND POLICY: Tickets may…

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Chaos Theory: an off-the-rails TED Talk on the underlying chaos of our lives

March 5 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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What happens when a TED talk about chaos theory goes wildly off the rails? Chaos Theory is a comedic, immersive experience exploring the underlying chaos in our lives. A lecture about chaos theory devolves into a series of interactive games inspired by the science of chaos theory, Jurassic Park, middle school crushes, and abstract math seminars builds to “utter beautiful chaos” as the audience is guided by mathematical scientist, Dr. Genevieve Saoch, whose personal life continually interferes with her ability…

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The Nerds and the Bees: the data breakdown and comedy overview your dating live needs

March 5 @ 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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Nearly ⅓ of people alive right now are using dating apps -- but how many of them are happy about it? Whether you’re encountering bigots, catfish, ghosters or simply lamenting how hard it is to meet up in person, apps are changing the way we connect in ways that can sometimes leave us feeling desperate.  But never fear! Whether you’re feeling out of place or fed up with your app of choice, we’ve got the experts to help navigate love,…

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Funny Over Fifty

March 6 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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Funny Over Fifty Ladies, get ready to laugh. We’re bringing you some of the funniest women in New York City, who just happen to be over the age of fifty! Age has nothing to do with the ability to tickle the ol’ funny bone—you won’t want to miss this unique evening of stand-up and humorous storytelling from the city’s best and brightest. Come solo or bring a table of friends! And if you can’t make this show, good news: we’re…

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VERSUS

March 6 @ 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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WrestleMania meets Debate Club Your hosts Meg Pierson, Zak Martellucci, and Dustin Growick lead a rotating cast of special guest experts in a battle royale of serious—and not so serious—topics. Who will come out on top? Dinosaurs or mammals? Biology or physics? Space or oceans? Chock-full of trivia, games, and prizes, the show will conclude with the answer to an age-old question. The winner is up to you, as audience endorsements and YOUR vote will ultimately determine which team is crowned champion of VERSUS. THIS…

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BRUNCH THEATRE

March 7 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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Join us for brunch, booze, and a brand new show about SEX. Dive deep under the covers with Brunch Theatre and catch the premiere of 7 plays you wish you’d seen in Health Class.   Partnered with Tango, a sex toy company for everybody and every body, and SIECUS (Sexuality Information and Education Council of the United States), we’re opening up conversations around sex-education in the US. It's time to get the Re-Sex Ed we deserve.    Doors 12:00 PM,…

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The Crossword Show with Zach Sherwin

March 7 @ 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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The Crossword Show is a comedy show hosted by Zach Sherwin (“Crazy Ex-Girlfriend,” “Epic Rap Battles of History”), in which a “Wait, Wait… Don’t Tell Me!”-style panel of entertainers solves a crossword puzzle live onstage, with everything displayed on a giant screen so the audience can follow along. Each time the solvers decipher a clue, Zach launches the show down a rabbit hole that’s somehow related to the answer word, with the help of a multimedia slide presentation and lots…

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Your Love, Our Musical

March 7 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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Rebecca Vigil and Evan Kaufman bring their award-winning musical improv show back to Caveat! Here’s how it works: Rebecca and Evan interview a real couple from the audience and then turn their love story into a fully improvised musical. Doors 9:00 PM, show 9:30 PM.Tickets $15 in advance, $20 at the door.21+This event is mixed seated and standing room. Seats are first-come, first-served.REFUND POLICY: Tickets may be refunded up to 24 hours before the event. Within 24 hours we may take exchanges for other events at…

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Science Exclamation Point

March 7 @ 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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Thank You, Robot presents… Science Exclamation Point! In this long-running monthly show, two short, entrancing science lectures inspire sets of hilarious, never-to-be-seen-again improv comedy. Featuring veteran improv team Thank You, Robot, whose members’ credits include Veep, This American Life, The Onion, SNL Weekend Update and more. Plus a different special guest team every month, and a lecture by Caveat co-founder Ben Lillie and a guest lecturer!. Bring all of your exclamation points. You will need them. Doors 9:00 PM, show 9:30…

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BRUNCH THEATRE

March 8 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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Join us for brunch, booze, and a brand new show about SEX. Dive deep under the covers with Brunch Theatre and catch the premiere of 7 plays you wish you’d seen in Health Class.   Partnered with Tango, a sex toy company for everybody and every body, and SIECUS (Sexuality Information and Education Council of the United States), we’re opening up conversations around sex-education in the US. It's time to get the Re-Sex Ed we deserve.    Doors 12:00 PM,…

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Queer Memoir

March 8 @ 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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Queer Memoir is NYC's award-winning longest running and most ridiculously earnest multi-venue themed LGBT storytelling show. Every month we join together some of NYC's best known storytellers and folks who have never been on a stage in their lives. Queer Memoir is an opportunity to give voice to our collective queer experiences, preserve and document our complex queer history and celebrate the ritual and community-building value of storytelling. And have fun of course. We have a lot of fun! Doors…

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ExoLore

March 8 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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When the real world is too much, just build a new one! Exolore is a crash course in imaginative world building that brings the best of science, storytelling, and creativity into one evening.  In each show, astrophysicist-in-chief Moiya McTier presents a panel of experts (and not-so-experts) on anthropology, psychology, biology and more with a fictional alien world based on real exoplanets. What follows is a celebration of speculation on how that world works, driven by professional expertise, artistic insight, and…

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She Makes Me Laugh

March 8 @ 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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She Makes Me Laugh is back and better than ever. New year, new venue, same old bullshit.

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Big Fat Juicy Desk Concerts feat. musical guest Peter McPoland

March 9 @ 6:30 pm - 8:20 pm
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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Inspired by NPR’s web series Tiny Desk Concerts, this musical-comedy extravaganza features a live, intimate musical performance followed by a discussion on writing, poetry, inspiration, and improvised comedy based on that conversation. Our guest this month is singer/songwriter Peter McPoland. A songwriter from a young age, his music is authentic and vibrant, drawing upon an array of influences from classic country to folk and rock. He connects with audiences by weaving melody and poetry, taking us on a ride through…

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Nevertheless She Existed: Comedy

March 11 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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Nevertheless She Existed: the Women They Don't Want You to Know About is the shameless feminist party you've been waiting for. Each month a lineup of female storytellers, comedians, and historians join forces to share the stories of some of the greatest women the world has ever known (but history erased). We're cracking open the history books and throwing in some feminism- one bad bitch at a time.  This Month: Women are Hysterical- a thousands years of funny womxn.  Feminists…

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Adult Sex Ed

March 11 @ 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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Hosted by Dani Faith Leonard, ADULT SEX ED aims to plug the holes in your sex education through a fantastic line-up of storytellers, sketches, and exploratory deep dives into sexual topics. America’s failure to provide accurate sex education in schools is comedy’s gain!Doors 9:00 PM, show 9:30 PM.Tickets $15 in advance, $20 at the door.21+This event is mixed seated and standing room. Seats are first-come, first-served.REFUND POLICY: Tickets may be refunded up to 24 hours before the event. Within 24…

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BackFat Variety

March 12 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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BackFat is a Time Out Critics' Pick comedic variety show going strong since 2012. Grab a ticket to see performers from The New Yorker, Comedy Central, and The New York Times. Hosted by Emily Winter (writer for NPR's "Ask Me Another") and Larry Mancini (ESPN Radio). Doors 6:30 PM, show 7:00 PM.Tickets $10 in advance, $12 at the door.21+This event is mixed seated and standing room. Seats are first-come, first-served.REFUND POLICY: Tickets may be refunded up to 24 hours before…

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Shoes Off Mouth Off: An Asian American Storytelling Thing

March 12 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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From the person who brought you "An Asian American Film Thing!" "Shoes off, Mouth off" is a storytelling show with all AAPI storytellers!This is the show where Asians and Asian-Americans have voices and address issues they face all the time. The storytellers will crush stereotypes and talk about subjects that are not usually associated with their community ie: mental health, sexuality, politics, etc. This is also a safe place where if a storyteller do associates with the "stereotype," it's okay!…

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America’s Next Top Cult

March 12 @ 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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The only comedy show that might ruin your life!People are desperate to believe in something bigger than themselves, or really, anything at all that promises to deliver them from these exhausting, trying times. Luckily, one show has the answer.America’s Next Top Cult is a monthly live comedy competition that lets the audience decide between four cults dreamed up by New York City’s best comedians. It’s like American Idol meets Wild Wild Country, or if Heaven’s Gate had to present their…

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Rape Victims Are Horny Too

March 13 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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Kelly Bachman and Dylan Adler are rape survivors...but they're also HOT! Come laugh at their trauma jokes and songs until you cry, or cry until you laugh, but really, please just laugh. They need that. Doors 6:30 PM, show 7:00 PM.Tickets $12 in advance, $15 at the door.21+This event is mixed seated and standing room. Seats are first-come, first-served.No outside food or drink is allowed. >See our menu here< REFUND POLICY: Tickets may be refunded up to 24 hours before…

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BRUNCH THEATRE

March 14 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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Join us for brunch, booze, and a brand new show about SEX. Dive deep under the covers with Brunch Theatre and catch the premiere of 7 plays you wish you’d seen in Health Class.   Partnered with Tango, a sex toy company for everybody and every body, and SIECUS (Sexuality Information and Education Council of the United States), we’re opening up conversations around sex-education in the US. It's time to get the Re-Sex Ed we deserve.    Doors 12:00 PM,…

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Explanation of Benefits

March 14 @ 6:30 pm - 8:10 pm
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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Explanation of Benefits is the musical answer to all your healthcare questions.    "Should I get a catastrophic plan?" Probably not! "Why won't my dentist take medical insurance?" Old-timey doctors were pricks! "Is this new pill better than the old one?" The FDA says it doesn't have to be!   With a cast of research-minded musical theatre performers leading the way, Explanation of Benefits is info-tainment at its finest - exploring how the hell we got into this mess and how you can defend yourself…

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Crazy Hot

March 14 @ 9:00 pm - 10:40 pm
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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Hot lady comedians Eileen Hanley & Lauren Aussem present CRAZY HOT, a comedy show where we explore the history of human hotness, one element at a time. This month, we explore... WETNESS. CRAZY HOT: THE WET SHOW features us getting wet, dewy, slippery, à la wet girls in magazines, shiny face masks, gelled back hair and wet t-shirts, all while making you lol and explaining exactly WHY it's hot. Through PowerPoint, stand-up, improv games and sexy dancing, we will slowly…

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BRUNCH THEATRE

March 15 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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Join us for brunch, booze, and a brand new show about SEX. Dive deep under the covers with Brunch Theatre and catch the premiere of 7 plays you wish you’d seen in Health Class.   Partnered with Tango, a sex toy company for everybody and every body, and SIECUS (Sexuality Information and Education Council of the United States), we’re opening up conversations around sex-education in the US. It's time to get the Re-Sex Ed we deserve.    Doors 12:00 PM,…

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Drug Test

March 15 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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Since the dawn of mankind, humans have tried to get high in one way or another. Why? Altered states of consciousness can be profoundly dangerous or dangerously profound. Knowledge makes the difference. We welcome a panel of experts and comedians to discuss how these drugs work!  Trigger warning: this will be a frank discussion of drugs and drug use. About your host: Sarah Rose Siskind is a comedy writer for StarTalk with Neil deGrasse Tyson on National Geographic. She also…

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Doctors Without Boundaries

March 15 @ 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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Real-life ER doctors Andres Mallipudi and Darien Sutton welcome chronically over-sharing comedians to tell stories of their weirdest diagnoses. The Doctors then do what they wish they had time to do with their patients: break down the insane history of how the medical community has treated that condition, why that condition has been stigmatized, and the real facts you should know when dealing with the condition yourself. This show is a healthy hypochondriac's dream complete with a "No Co-Pay" question box…

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ERA NOW! Put Women in the Constitution

March 16 @ 6:30 pm - 8:20 pm
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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Join Equality Now and Wonder Media Network for an evening of comedy and music to celebrate the acclaimed Ordinary Equality podcast and rally support to add the Equal Rights Amendment to the US Constitution. Proceeds go to Equality Now, a non-profit protecting and advancing the rights of women and girls worldwide. Doors 6:30 PM, show 7:00 PM.Tickets $20 in advance, $25 at the door.21+This event is mixed seated and standing room. Seats are first-come, first-served.No outside food or drink is…

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Serious Matters

March 17 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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Every month, we solve one "Serious Matter" with a diverse lineup of stand ups, PowerPoints, essay readings, music & video, and interviews with guest experts. Serious Matters is a comedy show filled with real, actual information, and has been called "delightful" by the NY Times. Previous Serious Matters we've solved include: INFINITY, SLEEP, ORGASM, CHAIRS, TEETH, GIFTS, COMPLIMENTS...and more!The show is hosted by comedian Kevin McCaffrey (The Late Show with David Letterman, truTV's Comedy Knockout), and Emmy-winning writer/producers Brock Mahan…

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Sketchy History

March 17 @ 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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Recently seen in The New York Times, this comedy sketch show tackles unsettled times before these unsettled times. From the U.S. government’s proposal of a gay bomb to the invention of the cat phone, this show takes as much pride in making you laugh as it does in teaching you history’s most bizarre events.Each show is thoroughly researched, written and directed by comedian/award-winning journalist Malorie Cunningham (ABC News, WhoHaHa, NBC) and Heath Harckham (Food Network, Battle of the Sketches 2019)…

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Generation Women: Of A Certain Age: Stories About Getting Older

March 18 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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Generation Women: Of A Certain Age: Stories About Getting Older Wednesday, March 18 We’re all aging. So what? Let’s talk about it. This month, we invited our storytellers to tell us a story about getting older. Whether they’re Team 20s or Team 70s, we’re all constantly gathering new perspectives and experiences. Maybe they’ll tell us a story of their wild youth, or wild middle age. Their new-found appreciation for stretchy pants or Vitamin C serum. Maybe they'll share some hard-won…

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Extremely Online

March 18 @ 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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Extremely Online is a multimedia IRL internet talk show, exploring meme and viral culture hosted by professional meme creators Ben Leary and Kendall Payne. Every day at work we scour the internet for the latest viral trends and deep cut content, but now we want to bring this knowledge to our comedy audience. Through a mix of stand up sets, visual round ups of the best monthly content, and interview portions with New York’s most online comedians and internet royalty…

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La Mezcla

March 19 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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So many of us who are mixed race or first-generation don't fit neatly into one box on a census form, so let's make our own f**king box! La Mezcla is a cool-as-hell variety show featuring mixed race and first-generation American artists based in NYC.Mixed and First-Gen people often feel that they are "ni de aqui ni de alla" (not from here and not from there). This show celebrates the voices of anyone who comes from multiple cultures and struggles to…

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The PUN-ch Up

March 19 @ 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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Just do wit!If there's a better way to say it, The PUNch-Up will find it. News headlines: improved! Movie titles: tightened! Portmanteaus: revamplified! Join five of New York City's most decorated wordsmiths and friends for a night of vocabaret exploring the past, present and future of language. We'll punch up your evening with word games, anagrams, etymological deep-dives and more. Hosted by your friends wit benefits: Sam Corbin, Tim Donnelly, Jerzy Gwiazdowski, Ally Spier and Nikolai Vanyo, five of New…

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Reductress Presents: Haha…Wow!

March 20 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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Join Reductress writers and hosts Eva Victor and Taylor Garron for a stand-up/variety show that will leave you saying, "Haha...WOW!!" Doors 6:30 PM, show 7:00 PM.Tickets $10 in advance, $12 at the door.21+This event is mixed seated and standing room. Seats are first-come, first-served.REFUND POLICY: Tickets may be refunded up to 24 hours before the event. Within 24 hours we may take exchanges for other events at our discretion. No refunds after the event.

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Modern Whitney

March 20 @ 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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Did you often find yourself looking at a piece of art and wondering why that stuffy professor in your art history 101 class called it art?    Modern Whitney answers this question with a panel of comedians who live on stage will try and breakdown and give meaning to what certain artwork stands for. They'll then be schooled by an actual art expert who will reveal what the art truly stands for and it's cultural impact. The audience will also have…

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BRUNCH THEATRE

March 21 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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Join us for brunch, booze, and a brand new show about SEX. Dive deep under the covers with Brunch Theatre and catch the premiere of 7 plays you wish you’d seen in Health Class.   Partnered with Tango, a sex toy company for everybody and every body, and SIECUS (Sexuality Information and Education Council of the United States), we’re opening up conversations around sex-education in the US. It's time to get the Re-Sex Ed we deserve.    Doors 12:00 PM,…

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Your Love, Our Musical

March 21 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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Rebecca Vigil and Evan Kaufman bring their award-winning musical improv show back to Caveat! Here’s how it works: Rebecca and Evan interview a real couple from the audience and then turn their love story into a fully improvised musical. Doors 9:00 PM, show 9:30 PM.Tickets $15 in advance, $20 at the door.21+This event is mixed seated and standing room. Seats are first-come, first-served.REFUND POLICY: Tickets may be refunded up to 24 hours before the event. Within 24 hours we may take exchanges for other events at…

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Nerd Nite

March 21 @ 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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Nerd Nite makes its triumphant return to Manhattan for another evening of funny-yet-smart presentations. And you'll even learn how everything you ever need to know about bioethics can come from watching The Golden Girls. Obviously. Doors 9:00 PM, show 9:30 PM.Tickets $12 in advance, $15 at the door.21+This event is mixed seated and standing room. Seats are first-come, first-served.No outside food or drink is allowed. >See our menu here< REFUND POLICY: Tickets may be refunded up to 24 hours before…

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BRUNCH THEATRE

March 22 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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Join us for brunch, booze, and a brand new show about SEX. Dive deep under the covers with Brunch Theatre and catch the premiere of 7 plays you wish you’d seen in Health Class.   Partnered with Tango, a sex toy company for everybody and every body, and SIECUS (Sexuality Information and Education Council of the United States), we’re opening up conversations around sex-education in the US. It's time to get the Re-Sex Ed we deserve.    Doors 12:00 PM,…

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YELLOW TAPE: a true crime trivia show!

March 22 @ 6:30 pm - 8:10 pm
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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Do you fancy yourself an “armchair detective”? Are you an “expert” on all things OJ? Have you listened to the SERIAL podcast more than twice? This doesn't make you a creep, it makes you a true crime fan, and there's no shame in that game!Grab a few friends and test your knowledge at YELLOW TAPE - a true crime trivia show! Format will follow your traditional bar trivia game, except more humor, a few surprises, and all the categories will…

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Shalewa Sharpe’s Don’t Reach in the Bag

March 22 @ 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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A young woman applies for a job at an adult video store because she figures the dress code will be lax. Written & performed by Shalewa Sharpe, this is about the people who need porn and the folks brave enough to sell it to them. Doors 9:00 PM, show 9:30 PM.Tickets $12 in advance, $15 at the door.21+This event is mixed seated and standing room. Seats are first-come, first-served.No outside food or drink is allowed. See our menu here REFUND…

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An Evening of Humorous Readings

March 24 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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An Evening of Humorous Readings is a monthly show of literary humorists reading their most literary humor! We feature short humor pieces, like the kind you find on McSweeney’s or Shouts and Murmurs, read aloud by the people who wrote them. Come at 6:30 to hang out before the show at 7:30!   Your hosts:   - Brian Agler (The New Yorker, McSweeney’s, Splitsider, @brianagler ) - Luke Burns (The New Yorker, McSweeney’s, New York Magazine, @lukevburns) - James Folta…

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Masters of Social Gastronomy: MSG’s Very Big Podcast Launch Show!

March 25 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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It's finally the big day: MSG's podcast with Caveat is LAUNCHING! Come join us for this celebration where Sarah and Soma will share some of the most popular stories from MSG's past. What’s science without a little risk? Soma will revisit some of his favorite not-quite-fatal culinary science experiments, from “drywall tofu” to wintergreen flavoring made from of wart remover. You might have to wait until next month to hear about Mice Kingdom, though. Sarah will bust myths about our…

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Facts Machine: This Is Your Brain On Brains

March 25 @ 9:00 pm - 10:50 pm
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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Facts Machine returns to Caveat for another live episode, this time all about brains! Hot on the heels of New York Brain Awareness Week, Emily, Noah, and Rob are joined by special guest neuroscientist Dr. Paula Croxson as they put mind over grey matter and fight for neurite to party!------------------------------------------------As scientists who moonlight as pub trivia hosts, it’s our job to be curious about interesting questions and to be motivated to search for answers. Accordingly, our podcast asks and answers…

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Why Your Train is F*cked

March 26 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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You know when your train is f*cked – this is the show that tells you WHY. This month's show: TBA! Doors 6:30pm / Show 7:00pm Tickets $15 adv / $20 door 21+ This event is mixed seated and standing room. Seats are first-come, first-served.  ABOUT THE SHOW:Get on board for a deep dive into the history of the MTA. Whether you love it, hate it, or want to compose more informed rage-tweets about it during your next 20 minute delay – we’ve got you covered.…

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Risk!

March 26 @ 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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RISK! is the show where people tell true stories they never thought they’d dare to share in public. Hosted and created by Kevin Allison of MTV’s The State, RISK! began in 2009 and has grown to have millions of downloads per month and listeners around the world. The show has featured incredible true stories from Trevor Noah, Margaret Cho, Marc Maron, Sarah Silverman and more, plus plenty of regular folks as well. Slate.com calls RISK! “Hilarious, jaw-dropping and just plain touching.”…

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2020 Satire and Humor Festival

March 27 @ 6:30 pm - March 29 @ 5:30 pm
Caveat, 21A Clinton St, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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The Satire and Humor Festival 2020 is a weekend-long celebration of writers and lovers of humor and satire from March 27th-29th. Join us for workshops, shows, panels, and hanging out with people who are serious about being funny. With guests including McSweeney’s editor-in-chief Chris Monks, writers and performers from all over the country, and the people you follow on twitter but haven’t met IRL. Festival passes for all Caveat shows available now!

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Satire and Humor Festival: A Literary Satire Showcase

March 27 @ 6:30 pm - 8:20 pm
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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All your favorite authors, characters, and literary tropes are off the page and on stage! The funniest comedians and writers will be performing literary characters inspired by authors, characters, literary tropes, and more! Early Bird Festival Passes available here. Tickets on sale soon!  Doors 6:30 PM, show 7:00 PM.Tickets $15 in advance, $20 at the door.21+This event is mixed seated and standing room. Seats are first-come, first-served.No outside food or drink is allowed. See our menu here REFUND POLICY: Tickets…

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Internet Explorers

March 27 @ 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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  Mark Vigeant uses comedy to explore and demystify technology so that people can be aware, informed, and empowered.   Internet Explorers is his monthly live show where he takes sold out audiences (and thousands of livestreamers on Twitch) deep into a corner of the Internet to learn and laugh about everything from memes, artificial intelligence, and e-commerce to online dating, hacking, and the dark web.    Mark is joined each month by some of New York’s most brilliant comedians…

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Satire and Humor Festival: Real Life Track Changes: Comedy Speed Collaborating

March 28 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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Take your Google Doc skills offline! A structured, one-hour meet and greet to pitch ideas, meet writers, illustrators, and editors. Get there on-time to cycle through a few rounds of introductions to new friends and potential collaborators. Facilitated by the fest co-founders and your favorite illustrators and editors. Early Bird Festival Passes available here. Tickets on sale soon!  Doors 2:30 PM, show 3:00 PM.Tickets $15 in advance, $20 at the door.21+This event is mixed seated and standing room. Seats are…

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Satire and Humor Festival: In Conversation

March 28 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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Festival co-founder Caitlin Kunkel talks with McSweeney’s Internet Tendency editor Chris Monks about writing, editing, and the infamous jerk folder. This is sure to be an insightful conversation about short humor from one of the most experienced editors in the biz! Early Bird Festival Passes available here. Tickets on sale soon!  Doors 4:00 PM, show 4:30 PM.Tickets $20 in advance, $25 at the door.21+This event is mixed seated and standing room. Seats are first-come, first-served.No outside food or drink is…

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Satire and Humor Festival: Writing Funny Across Media

March 28 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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Learn how to come up with ideas, pitch, and write comedy for all sorts of different media. Making comedy today doesn’t just mean staffing for TV or writing movies. This moderated panel brings together people who are creating comedy for diverse media and platforms -- TV, books, the web, audio, apps, and more -- to discuss their experiences and expertise, how they see the medium they work in as distinct, what excites them about it, and more. Early Bird Festival…

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Satire and Humor Festival: An Evening of Humorous Readings

March 28 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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New York’s longest-running humor reading show is back with tons of funny guests! An Evening of Humorous Readings is a monthly show of literary humorists reading their most literary humor that has featured writers from The New Yorker, McSweeney’s Early Bird Festival Passes available here. Tickets on sale soon!  Doors 7:30 PM, show 8:00 PM.Tickets $20 in advance, $25 at the door.21+This event is mixed seated and standing room. Seats are first-come, first-served.No outside food or drink is allowed. See…

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Super Video Bros

March 28 @ 9:30 pm - 11:20 pm
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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Mike Brown (Comedy Central) and Dillon Stevenson (HBO) are the Super Video Bros. They watch music videos, perform sketch comedy, and are joined by their hilarious friends for a show that's half-comedy, half-party, and 100% fun! Check them out on social media @supervidbros. Doors 9:30 PM, show 10:00 PM.Tickets $15 in advance, $20 at the door.21+This event is mixed seated and standing room. Seats are first-come, first-served.No outside food or drink is allowed. See our menu here REFUND POLICY: Tickets…

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Satire and Humor Festival: Writing Professionally + Goodbye Hang

March 29 @ 3:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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Learn and ask questions about the business of writing, In this moderated panel and Q&A our guests’ experiences range from production, event planning, publishing, to screenwriting, and they will be able to offer insight as to how to navigate the many different avenues in the writing industry. After the panel, we’ll do another short networking event and a goodbye hang to end the Satire and Humor festival weekend. Early Bird Festival Passes available here. Tickets on sale soon!  Doors 3:00…

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Straightwashed

March 29 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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From Achilles of Troy to April Ludgate in Parks and Rec, we’ve seen some super queer characters be oh-so-hetero. Which begs the question: UM WUUUUT BISH? In this squeaky-clean comedy show, comedians will shine light on a fictional character in media that we all know SHOULD have been queer but instead was full blown hetero. Join us in separating our colors, running a fluff dry cycle, and RE-QUEERING history. No quarters required. Doors 6:30 PM, show 7:00 PM.Tickets $12 in…

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Political Circus

March 30 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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Elections are complicated and complex and make us both excited and stressed out. Lucky for us, political scientists have been studying pretty much every aspect of how they work for a long time. In this series, you’ll learn the biggest ideas and most important concepts that actually help us better understand the madness. You’ll learn things like: Why is it hard to design a truly fair election? What actually gets people to vote (and why don’t they?) where do our…

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Scenic Science of the National Parks Book Launch

March 31 @ 9:00 pm - 10:50 pm
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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Join us to celebrate the book launch of Scenic Science of the National Parks! There will be laughs, tears, and a whole lotta fun! And *maybe* some merch. Doors 9:00 PM, show 9:30 PM.Tickets $10 in advance, $12 at the door.21+This event is mixed seated and standing room. Seats are first-come, first-served.REFUND POLICY: Tickets may be refunded up to 24 hours before the event. Within 24 hours we may take exchanges for other events at our discretion. No refunds after…

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April 2020

Simone Norman Is: INTRUSIVE

April 1 @ 9:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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Simone Norman Is: INTRUSIVE breaks down everything you thought you knew about Obsessive Compulsive Disorder and intrusive thoughts. With so much abounding misinformation and stereotyping about OCD, hordes of people go undiagnosed for decades. Simone Norman, our tour guide through the hidden corners of the disorder, offers a darkly comedic take on the damages of fundamentally misunderstanding herself during her formative years. The audience inhabits Simone's earliest brushes with intrusive thoughts, which first developed when a relatively innocuous moment of…

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Chaos Theory: an off-the-rails TED Talk on the underlying chaos of our lives

April 2 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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What happens when a TED talk about chaos theory goes wildly off the rails? Chaos Theory is a comedic, immersive experience exploring the underlying chaos in our lives. A lecture about chaos theory devolves into a series of interactive games inspired by the science of chaos theory, Jurassic Park, middle school crushes, and abstract math seminars builds to “utter beautiful chaos” as the audience is guided by mathematical scientist, Dr. Genevieve Saoch, whose personal life continually interferes with her ability…

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The Nerds and the Bees: the data breakdown and comedy overview your dating live needs

April 2 @ 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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Nearly ⅓ of people alive right now are using dating apps -- but how many of them are happy about it? Whether you’re encountering bigots, catfish, ghosters or simply lamenting how hard it is to meet up in person, apps are changing the way we connect in ways that can sometimes leave us feeling desperate.  But never fear! Whether you’re feeling out of place or fed up with your app of choice, we’ve got the experts to help navigate love,…

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An Inconvenient Talk Show

April 3 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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Gonzo comedian Rollie Williams plays a rode-hard Al Gore interviewing comedians and real scientists about climate change." — Time Out NY    Everyone's favorite former vice president and environmental crusader is now a late night comedy talk show host, and he's taking no prisoners in this riotous breakdown of the current state of climate change. An Inconvenient Talk Show brings together New York's hottest comedians (Comedy Central, SNL, UCB, etc) and world's hottest climate experts (NASA, VICE, NYU, Smithsonian, etc) to…

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BRUNCH THEATRE

April 4 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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Join us for brunch, booze, and a brand new show about SEX. Dive deep under the covers with Brunch Theatre and catch the premiere of 7 plays you wish you’d seen in Health Class.   Partnered with Tango, a sex toy company for everybody and every body, and SIECUS (Sexuality Information and Education Council of the United States), we’re opening up conversations around sex-education in the US. It's time to get the Re-Sex Ed we deserve.    Doors 12:00 PM,…

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Your Love, Our Musical

April 4 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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Rebecca Vigil and Evan Kaufman bring their award-winning musical improv show back to Caveat! Here’s how it works: Rebecca and Evan interview a real couple from the audience and then turn their love story into a fully improvised musical. Doors 9:00 PM, show 9:30 PM.Tickets $15 in advance, $20 at the door.21+This event is mixed seated and standing room. Seats are first-come, first-served.REFUND POLICY: Tickets may be refunded up to 24 hours before the event. Within 24 hours we may take exchanges for other events at…

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Science Exclamation Point

April 4 @ 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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Thank You, Robot presents… Science Exclamation Point! In this long-running monthly show, two short, entrancing science lectures inspire sets of hilarious, never-to-be-seen-again improv comedy. Featuring veteran improv team Thank You, Robot, whose members’ credits include Veep, This American Life, The Onion, SNL Weekend Update and more. Plus a different special guest team every month, and a lecture by Caveat co-founder Ben Lillie and a guest lecturer!. Bring all of your exclamation points. You will need them. Doors 9:00 PM, show 9:30…

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BRUNCH THEATRE

April 5 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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Join us for brunch, booze, and a brand new show about SEX. Dive deep under the covers with Brunch Theatre and catch the premiere of 7 plays you wish you’d seen in Health Class.   Partnered with Tango, a sex toy company for everybody and every body, and SIECUS (Sexuality Information and Education Council of the United States), we’re opening up conversations around sex-education in the US. It's time to get the Re-Sex Ed we deserve.    Doors 12:00 PM,…

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The Violet Hour: A Late Night Show From Another Dimension

April 5 @ 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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 The Violet Hour follows a familiar late night format -- with a far-out twist. Guests (comedians, celebrities, authors and activists from earth) mingle with Winnifred (CAROLINE KINGSLEY) and her outlandish friends from space to discuss topics like quantum physics and how to save the dying planet - or at least enjoy the heck out of our last breaths on this little blue sphere.   Doors 9:00 PM, show 9:30 PM.Tickets $10 in advance, $12 at the door.21+ This event is mixed seated…

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James Tison Turns 48

April 6 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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It's James Tison's Birthday Hour!!! James is queer, gender non-binary, and HIV positive (or as they like to call it: a REAL triple threat). For their birthday, they're filming an hour of stand-up comedy, and they've brought along the very talented Dylan Adler and Gus Constantellis to feature. Doors 6:30 PM, show 7:00 PM.Tickets $12 in advance, $15 at the door.21+This event is mixed seated and standing room. Seats are first-come, first-served.No outside food or drink is allowed. See our…

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Astronaut Training

April 7 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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Space exploration crash course meets 90's Nickelodeon game show Join hosts Corinne Caputo (author of How To Success) and Loren Grush (Space Reporter at The Verge) as they put REAL scientists and REAL comedians through the rigorous tests of Astronaut Training to see who will “win” a “trip to space.” Our challenges simulate those actually done by astronauts-in-training, as if they were made by a gazillionaire with too much time on their hands. Only one flight crew can emerge: come witness who will become the next…

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Adult Sex Ed

April 8 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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Hosted by Dani Faith Leonard, ADULT SEX ED aims to plug the holes in your sex education through a fantastic line-up of storytellers, sketches, and exploratory deep dives into sexual topics. America’s failure to provide accurate sex education in schools is comedy’s gain!Doors 6:30 PM, show 7:00 PM.Tickets $15 in advance, $20 at the door.21+This event is mixed seated and standing room. Seats are first-come, first-served.REFUND POLICY: Tickets may be refunded up to 24 hours before the event. Within 24…

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Nevertheless She Existed Queens of Thieves

April 8 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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Nevertheless She Existed: the Women They Don't Want You to Know About is the shameless feminist party you've been waiting for. Each month a lineup of female storytellers, comedians, and historians join forces to share the stories of some of the greatest women the world has ever known (but history erased). We're cracking open the history books and throwing in some feminism- one bad bitch at a time.  This Month: Earth Mamas We're celebrating the lady environmentalists who fought to…

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BackFat Variety

April 9 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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BackFat is a Time Out Critics' Pick comedic variety show going strong since 2012. Grab a ticket to see performers from The New Yorker, Comedy Central, and The New York Times. Hosted by Emily Winter (writer for NPR's "Ask Me Another") and Larry Mancini (ESPN Radio). Doors 6:30 PM, show 7:00 PM.Tickets $10 in advance, $12 at the door.21+This event is mixed seated and standing room. Seats are first-come, first-served.REFUND POLICY: Tickets may be refunded up to 24 hours before…

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America’s Next Top Cult

April 9 @ 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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The only comedy show that might ruin your life!People are desperate to believe in something bigger than themselves, or really, anything at all that promises to deliver them from these exhausting, trying times. Luckily, one show has the answer.America’s Next Top Cult is a monthly live comedy competition that lets the audience decide between four cults dreamed up by New York City’s best comedians. It’s like American Idol meets Wild Wild Country, or if Heaven’s Gate had to present their…

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Should We Have Kids?

April 10 @ 6:30 pm - 8:20 pm
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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Should We Have Kids? is a sometimes deep, always irreverent podcast about life's biggest question: TO BREED OR NOT TO BREED. Join Kristy Lopez Bernal and Laura Grey, two comedians with PhDs in "not knowing whether the fuck they should have kids or not," as they talk to people across the procreation spectrum about life’s biggest question, and save you thousands of dollars of therapy in the process. Doors 6:30 PM, show 7:00 PM.Tickets $15 in advance, $20 at the…

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80 Minutes Around the World

April 11 @ 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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Eighty Minutes Around the World: Immigration Stories highlights true stories told by local immigrants and allies and is curated by 30+ time Moth StorySlam winner Nestor Gomez.Doors 3:30 PM, show 4:00 PM.Tickets $12 in advance, $15 at the door.21+This event is mixed seated and standing room. Seats are first-come, first-served.REFUND POLICY: Tickets may be refunded up to 24 hours before the event. Within 24 hours we may take exchanges for other events at our discretion. No refunds after the event.

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She Makes Me Laugh

April 11 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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She Makes Me Laugh is back and better than ever. New year, new venue, same old bullshit.

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VERSUS

April 11 @ 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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WrestleMania meets Debate Club Your hosts Meg Pierson, Zak Martellucci, and Dustin Growick lead a rotating cast of special guest experts in a battle royale of serious—and not so serious—topics. Who will come out on top? Dinosaurs or mammals? Biology or physics? Space or oceans? Chock-full of trivia, games, and prizes, the show will conclude with the answer to an age-old question. The winner is up to you, as audience endorsements and YOUR vote will ultimately determine which team is crowned champion of VERSUS. THIS…

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Queer Memoir

April 12 @ 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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Queer Memoir is NYC's award-winning longest running and most ridiculously earnest multi-venue themed LGBT storytelling show. Every month we join together some of NYC's best known storytellers and folks who have never been on a stage in their lives. Queer Memoir is an opportunity to give voice to our collective queer experiences, preserve and document our complex queer history and celebrate the ritual and community-building value of storytelling. And have fun of course. We have a lot of fun! Doors…

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Symposium

April 12 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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"The Symposium: Academic StandUp Hosted by science comedian Kyle Marian    Doors 6:30 PM, show 7:00 PM.Tickets $10 in advance, $12 at the door.21+This event is mixed seated and standing room. Seats are first-come, first-served.REFUND POLICY: Tickets may be refunded up to 24 hours before the event. Within 24 hours we may take exchanges for other events at our discretion. No refunds after the event."

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Doctors Without Boundaries

April 12 @ 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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Real-life ER doctors Andres Mallipudi and Darien Sutton welcome chronically over-sharing comedians to tell stories of their weirdest diagnoses. The Doctors then do what they wish they had time to do with their patients: break down the insane history of how the medical community has treated that condition, why that condition has been stigmatized, and the real facts you should know when dealing with the condition yourself. This show is a healthy hypochondriac's dream complete with a "No Co-Pay" question box…

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West Wing Writers Workshop

April 14 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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A hilarious look at speeches, from actual speechwriters. SpeakEasy brings together former presidential speechwriters, current West Wing Writers speechwriters, and comedians who like speeches, to talk about the world's greatest medium--oration. Guests will break down their favorite speeches, give behind-the-scenes looks at the drafting process, and even lead the audience in crafting their own big, keynote speech. Hosted by:Chandler Dean (McSweeney's, ChandlerDeanVideos) Doors 6:30 PM, show 7:00 PM.Tickets $12 in advance, $15 at the door.21+This event is mixed seated and standing…

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Extremely Online

April 15 @ 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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Extremely Online is a multimedia IRL internet talk show, exploring meme and viral culture hosted by professional meme creators Ben Leary and Kendall Payne. Every day at work we scour the internet for the latest viral trends and deep cut content, but now we want to bring this knowledge to our comedy audience. Through a mix of stand up sets, visual round ups of the best monthly content, and interview portions with New York’s most online comedians and internet royalty…

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Explanation of Benefits

April 16 @ 6:30 pm - 8:10 pm
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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Explanation of Benefits is the musical answer to all your healthcare questions.    "Should I get a catastrophic plan?" Probably not! "Why won't my dentist take medical insurance?" Old-timey doctors were pricks! "Is this new pill better than the old one?" The FDA says it doesn't have to be!   With a cast of research-minded musical theatre performers leading the way, Explanation of Benefits is info-tainment at its finest - exploring how the hell we got into this mess and how you can defend yourself…

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The PUN-ch Up

April 16 @ 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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Just do wit!If there's a better way to say it, The PUNch-Up will find it. News headlines: improved! Movie titles: tightened! Portmanteaus: revamplified! Join five of New York City's most decorated wordsmiths and friends for a night of vocabaret exploring the past, present and future of language. We'll punch up your evening with word games, anagrams, etymological deep-dives and more. Hosted by your friends wit benefits: Sam Corbin, Tim Donnelly, Jerzy Gwiazdowski, Ally Spier and Nikolai Vanyo, five of New…

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Reductress Presents: Haha…Wow!

April 17 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
New York, NY 10002 US
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Join Reductress writers and hosts Eva Victor and Taylor Garron for a stand-up/variety show that will leave you saying, "Haha...WOW!!" Doors 6:30 PM, show 7:00 PM.Tickets $10 in advance, $12 at the door.21+This event is mixed seated and standing room. Seats are first-come, first-served.REFUND POLICY: Tickets may be refunded up to 24 hours before the event. Within 24 hours we may take exchanges for other events at our discretion. No refunds after the event.

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