Laughing Liberally New York City Chapter Blog

Comedy + Politics + Tomorrow = ?

Just a reminder that the LAUGHING LIBERALLY LAB
invites you to enjoy a rollicking& revolutionary romp
of comedy and camaraderie, laughs and gaffes,
beers and cheers, politics and punchlines.

It's a FREE show and it's all yours - tomorrow night.

Friday, March 28th - 7:30pm
Jimmy's No 43 - 43 East 7th St
Featuring: DEAN OBEIDALLAH, NEGIN FARSAD,
JULIANNA FORLANO, MYQ KAPLAN, KEN SCHULTZ,
ANDY FARNSWORTH and host SCOTT BLAKEMAN
www.laughingliberallynyc.com
RSVP on Facebook at:
https://www.facebook.com/events/424924767610669
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And a few more special invitations and events
that will fill out your liberal calendar:

1.
GREED THE MUSICAL
A new Off-Broadway Musical about Greed in America
Wednesdays @ 7, Thursdays & Saturdays @ 8
DISCOUNT TICKETS for DL Members
$25 off $65 seat with code "GMFRDFAM40"
$10 off $40 seat with code "GMPBL30"
Visit telecharge.com or call 212-239-6200
More about the show:
GREED's exploits range from the outrageous Ponzi scheme of 1910 to the subtle sales pitches of retirement planners and mortgage bundlers, with original songs: "The Ballad of Jamie Dimon," "Inside Information," "The Liberal's Lament" and more.
http://greedmusical.com/

2.
ALL THE WAY on Broadway
with Brian Cranston as Lyndon Johnson
The producers of All the Way are happy to provide
Living Liberally members with a special offer
for Wednesday matinee performances:
tickets from $39-$79 (regularly $52-$137).
- Orchestra/Front Mezz: $79 (Reg $137)
- Mid Mezz: $59 (Reg $77)
- Rear Mezz: $39 (Reg $52)
Visit Ticketmaster.com and use code WMAT
Call 877-250-2929 and mention code WMAT
Bring this offer to the Neil Simon Theater (250 W. 52nd St)
More about the show:
The play takes audiences behind the Oval Office doors during the pivotal year of 1964 in a production that the Huffington Post called "an action packed, sure-fire hit."

3.
Wednesday, April 2nd - 7pm
A screening of Robert Reich's INEQUALITY FOR ALL
hosted by Democracy for NYC & Screening Liberally.
Bunga's Den - 137 West 14th Street
RSVP: [email protected] - seating is limited

4.
Thursday, May 1st - 6:30-9:30pm
THE LIVING LIBERALLY ANNUAL CELEBRATION
Food. Drink. Honorees. Liberals.
Supporting our work across the country.
The DCTV Firehouse - 87 Lafayette
Tix, sponsorship opportunities or join the host committee:
www.livingliberally.org/celebration2014

5. DRINKING LIBERALLY
Tonight and every Thursday
7:30-9:30pm and beyond
Rudy's - 9th Ave btw 44th & 45th
Look for DL buttons and signs
in the upper deck of the heated yard.
Tonight's Host: Justin Gerald
Questions: [email protected]

The Laughing Liberally Lab - Spring Schedule

Join us for the Laughing Liberally Lab throughout the spring on the following dates:

March 28th
April 11th
April 18th
May 9th
May 23rd

Line-up changes each show. All performances are 7:30pm at Jimmy's No 43 - 43 East 7th Street. All performances are free of charge.

Laugh This Way - Laughing Liberally, Friday March 28th

What do comedy, liberalism and you have in common?

A shared evening of lefty laughter and progressive politics, as our line-up of top-notch performers offer comedy and commentary to a crowd of like-minded comrades.

It's the LAUGHING LIBERALLY LAB
A FREE Night of Fun
Friday, March 28th - 7:30pm
Jimmy's No 43 - 43 East 7th St
Featuring NEGIN FARSAD, DEAN OBEIDALLAH,
KEN SCHULTZ, MYQ KAPLAN, JULIANNA FORLANO,
ANDY FARNSWORTH & host SCOTT BLAKEMAN
www.laughingliberallynyc.com
https://www.facebook.com/events/424924767610669/

Food. Drinks. Liberals.
Done.

The Laughter Continues Tonight - A Free, fierce night of comedy

Kick off your weekend with a night of comedy, while sharing the evening with like-minded liberals at an event that won't break the bank.

It's the Laughing Liberally Lab.
Seven comedians. New material. No limits to the laughter.

Come for a laugh, a drink, a meal, a chance to share the mirth with others who share your values.

And it's free.

THE LAUGHING LIBERALLY LAB
A free night of progressive, political fun.
Featuring: Dean Obeidallah, Scott Blakman,
Julianna Forlano, Leighann Lord, Frank Conniff
John F O'Donnell and hosted by Katie Halper

Friday, March 14th - 7:30pm
Jimmy's No 43 - 43 East 7th Street
Great menu, great drinks, great company
https://www.facebook.com/events/594370230651439/
.

More fun next week...
On Monday, March 17th at 7pm,
join LEE CAMP of Laughing Liberally
for a live taping of his new comedy special.
The Bowery Electric
Tix: http://leecampnyc.brownpapertickets.com/

Laugh With Us - This Friday, March 14th

As liberals, we're used to crying together. We often sigh together. We always find the need to vent together.

This Friday, let's laugh together.

You are invited to a free night of smart and savvy, progressive, political comedy delivered by the all-star line-up of pundit performers that make up LAUGHING LIBERALLY.

THE LAUGHING LIBERALLY LAB
Friday, March 14th - 7:30pm
Jimmy's No 43 - 43 East 7th St
Details and RSVP here:
https://www.facebook.com/events/594370230651439/

With a full bar, delicious menu and delightful company, you can't go wrong.

Featuring:
DEAN OBEIDALLAN
SCOTT BLAKEMAN
JULIANNA FORLANO
FRANK CONNIFF
LEIGHANN LORD
JOHN F O'DONNELL
and hosted by KATIE HALPER

Because we all deserve to laugh.
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BONUS - This Monday, March 17th,
see Laughing Liberally regular
LEE CAMP record his live comedy special.
7pm at the Bowery Electric.
Get your tickets now:
http://leecampnyc.brownpapertickets.com/

Spring Into Comedy - Free Laughing Liberally Show, March 14th

Whether you're looking forward to St. Patrick's Day, Purim or the Ides of March, you're definitely looking forward to the arrival of spring. So spring into laughter with the political performers and progressive pundits of LAUGHING LIBERALLY, as they present a free night of free-thinking comedy and free-flowing laughter.

THE LAUGHING LIBERALLY LAB
Friday, March 14th - 7:30pm
Jimmy's No 43 - 43 East 7th Street
FREE admission
Good food, great company, stellar politics.
https://www.facebook.com/events/594370230651439/

FEATURING:
DEAN OBEIDALLAH, JULIANNA FORLANO,
SCOTT BLAKEMAN, FRANK CONNIFF,
LEIGHANN LORD, JOHN F O'DONNELL
and hosted by KATIE HALPER

It's time to end this winter of our discontent, and restore democracy one laugh at a time.

Last Call - Laugh Together With Free Political Comedy Tonight

It's the end of the week, there's a thaw in the ice and we have the perfect way to punctuate your Friday: joining other liberals as we lift our spirits, lift a pint or two and lift our voices in laughter at tonight's performance of sharp and savvy political comedy.

THE LAUGHING LIBERALLY LAB
Tonight - Friday, Feb 21st
7:30pm
Jimmy's No 43 - 43 East 7th St
Great food. Great entertainment.
Great people. Great politics.
https://www.facebook.com/events/616744065040967/

The Olympics to Bridgegate. Ukraine to Iran. Obamacare to Keystone. Who knows where our performers will take us tonight?

Featuring:
JOHN FUGELSANG
KATIE HALPER
SCOTT BLAKEMAN
FRANK CONNIFF
KEN SCHULTZ
& hosted by JULIANNA FORLANO

Laughing Liberally - Free Political Comedy This Friday

Warm up the snowy nights and heat up your liberal soul with a night of high-minded, high-energy, low-cost (ahem, free) entertainment.

Six comedians. A world of political happenings. Endless opportunities for laughter.

THE LAUGHING LIBERALLY LAB
Friday, February 21st - 7:30pm
Jimmy's No 43 - 43 East 7th Street
FREE admission; bar and food menu available.
More details or RSVP here:
https://www.facebook.com/events/616744065040967

Featuring:
JOHN FUGELSANG, KATIE HALPER, SCOTT BLAKEMAN,
FRANK CONNIFF, KEN SCHULTZ
and hosted by JULIANNA FORLANO

We'll be joined by our friends at Downtown East for Progress, who will share information about their current campaigns related to affordable healthcare, immigration reform, gun control and climate change.

Laughing Liberally - Tonight Tonight Tonight

If you're in the mood to laugh...
If you want the company of liberals...
If you desire food and drink...
And if you like the sound of FREE...

Join us tonight for 2014's first:

LAUGHING LIBERALLY LAB
Tonight - Friday, Jan 17th - 7:30pm
Jimmy's No 43 - 432 East 7th Street
FREE admission
Full menu and bar (that you have to pay for)
https://www.facebook.com/events/642362799155206/

Joke with JOHN FUGELSANG
Delight in DEAN OBEIDALLAH
Jubilate with JULIANNA FORLANO
Score with SCOTT BLAKEMAN
Frolic with FRANK CONNIFF
& Kick off 2014 with Ken Shultz

See you tonight --

Friday: the First, Free Political Comedy Night of 2014

Laughing Liberally is back in full force in 2014, kicking off the year this Friday.

If you worried that political comedy would take awhile to find its footing in the new year, Governor Christie just made it easy for us.

So come join the fun -- a free night of comedy with terrific performers, liberal company, food and drinks. The city's top progressive pundits and performers gather to deliver commentary and comedy on the burning topics that are heating up this chilly month.

THE LAUGHING LIBERALLY LAB
Friday, January 17th - 7:30pm
Jimmy's No 43 - 43 East 7th St
Featuring: JOHN FUGELSANG, DEAN OBEDALLAH,
SCOTT BLAKEMAN, JULIANNA FORLANO,
FRANK CONNIFF and KEN SCHULTZ
Free admission.
Full menu and bar.

More at Facebook -- or RSVP at:
https://www.facebook.com/events/642362799155206/