Christian Finnegan

  • Blogs

    May 28, 2014

    Cheap Laughs: The Best Indie Comedy in NYC This Week, 5/28 - 6/3

    This week in Cheap Laughs, we have it all: triumphant homecomings, A-list movie stars, bitchy brews, bitchin' tunes, cults quaffing Kool Aid, and a whole bunch of tasseled nipples. Here's our rundown of the best in independently produced New York comedy this week.

  • Voice Choices

    May 14, 2014


    Laugh about city life with these comedians

  • Blogs

    April 23, 2014

    Cheap Laughs: The Best Indie Comedy This Week, 4/23 - 4/29

    This week in Cheap Laughs, we bring you New York's new beloved lord of minutiae, a night of raucous riffing, beards, gays, guts, stories, and TED talks that don't go anywhere. We're running the table, baby. Here's our pick of the best in independently produced comedy this week.

  • Blogs

    April 16, 2014

    Cheap Laughs:The Best Indie Comedy This Week, 4/16 - 4/22

    This week in Cheap Laughs, we meditate on why we've lived in New York so long, rock out to a Weezer cover band, and admire the killing powers of Jesus Christ. We also have shows starring filthy people, shows starring lady people, and shows starring real actual scientist people. We do it all. Here's ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 3, 2014

    Save Kendrick Lamar: Imagine Dragons on SNL

    By all accounts, Imagine Dragons are having a very, very good week. They began it with their performance with Kendrick Lamar at the Grammys last Sunday, which was one of the most lauded of the evening. They took home the statuette--or the Blue Ivy Sippy Cup, as it's now known--for Best Rock Performa ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 20, 2013

    Cheap Laughs: The Best Indie and Alt Comedy Shows This Week 11/20 - 11/26

    This week in independent NYC comedy has literally everything: young upstarts, grizzled veterans, pole-dancing ladies, podium-gripping men, and a very special show inspired by the works of Billy Joel. If you're not enjoying quality comedy entertainment for just a few bucks this week, well, we're dis ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 15, 2013

    Cheap Laughs: The Best Free Independent and Alternative Comedy Shows This Week

    New York is the comedy capital of the universe (sorry not sorry L.A.), but finding funny outside the industrial comedy club complex isn't always easy. We're doing the work so you don't have to. Here are the five best nights of laughs in the five boroughs this week: local, sustainable, farm-to-table, ... More >>

  • Voice Choices

    March 9, 2011


    Let’s step up your drinking regimen

  • Voice Choices

    June 15, 2010


    Comedy actors finally score a film break!

  • Columns

    January 30, 2007
  • People

    July 12, 2005

    The Sex Lives of Comedians

    Do comics do it better? An inside look at the laughter-to-orgasm ratio