Nick Turner

  • Blogs

    March 12, 2014

    Cheap Laughs: The Best in Independent Comedy This Week, 3/12 - 3/18

    Consider this week's Cheap Laughs our gift to a city about to experience something terrible: the regurgitated Guinness festival that is St. Patrick's day. Lord, have mercy. Do yourself a favor. Avoid the ass-clowns at McWherever's and go watch some live comedy. Here is our roundup of the best in ind ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 26, 2014

    Cheap Laughs: The Best in Independent Comedy This Week, 2/26 - 3/4

    What's that? A beehive? No! It's Oscar buzz. The west coast is gearing up for its annual backslapathon, with all the glamour and glitz the Tinseltown dream factory can possibly secrete, spread over a week of hype. By all means enjoy it, but don't forget that 90% of the Academy crowd started right he ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 11, 2013

    Cheap Laughs: The Best in Indie and Alt Comedy This Week, 12/11 - 12/18

    'Tis the season of giving. So we're gift-wrapping the best in independent and alternative New York comedy just for you. This week has one-liner maestros, Stephen Colbert's writers being let off their chain, and a chance to give back to the city's neediest... while guzzling free beer and vodka. That' ... 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

    October 16, 2013

    The Best Indie and Alt Comedy Shows This Week

    The tech world and the joke world come together this week, like a remake of The Social Network with a DVD commentary track of fart noises. Social sharing mecca Reddit hosts its regular standup show Wednesday, TED talk-inspired goof "Slideshow" is on Saturday, and the app-powered comedy night "Crowd ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 9, 2013

    Cheap Laughs: The Best Alt and Indie Comedy of the Week

    Halloween is coming up: do you have your comedy costume ready? Confuse trick-or-treaters by dressing as Richard Pryor on fire, Chris Farley eating, or the most terrifying sight in comedy... Carlos Mencia being himself. But there is no need to fear terrible, zombie jokes this week. Once again,we've s ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 2, 2013

    The Best (and Cheapest) NYC Alt and Indie Comedy Shows This Week

    It's an all-nerd pick this week, as the city prepares to welcome New York Comic Con. We have all manner of geeked-out funny people for you, from rapping improv dorks and Merrie Melody fans, to Texan history enthusiasts and men who name stand-up albums after Founding Fathers of American Commerce. Gra ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 26, 2013

    Cheap Laughs: The Best in Indie and Alt Comedy This Week

    Labor Day is just a week away. It's your last chance to see comedians work dirtier, push envelopes harder, and tell industrial quantities of Ben Affleck/Batman jokes before "real life" resumes. Here are our picks for the best of the bunch. See also: Comedian Kurt Braunohler Misses You All the Time, ... More >>

  • Voice Choices

    August 21, 2013


    Kurt Braunohler launches his debut album

  • Voice Choices

    August 21, 2013