You might know him as Tom Haverford, the hilarious co-star next to Amy Poehler on Parks and Recreation who’s more obsessed with one-liners and looking fresh in the office than maintaining his municipal job. Or you might know him as the erratic character “Raaaaandy!”—an alter ego of his that gained stardom through Will Ferrell and Adam McKay’s website Funny Or Die and Judd Apatow’s heartfelt comedy, Funny People. But if you go by full names, you know him as Aziz Ansari, the “funniest man under 30,” according to Rolling Stone. The NYU Stern School of Business graduate and buddy of Kanye West begins his “Buried Alive” tour tonight, where he’ll go across the country and dress better than you—and make you laugh the entire time.

Sat., April 14, 8 p.m., 2012