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Address: 123 East 24th Street, New York City, NY
Phone Number: 212-563-7488
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Small but intimate and of good quality

Not really a dressy place--very casual only $10 for our show. Bartender tried to overcharge us both times we ordered but prices were posted so the bill was corrected. The show... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 13, 2015
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Monument Beach, Massachusetts, United States

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Monument Beach, Massachusetts, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

Not really a dressy place--very casual only $10 for our show. Bartender tried to overcharge us both times we ordered but prices were posted so the bill was corrected. The show was very good--not laugh until your sides hurt but funny. The front man was very good and the show had a great, serious dialog at the end. The show... More 

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Marietta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

I got to know this place a few years ago when I came up from Atlanta to have a weeklong experience doing their SNL Fantasy Camp where you experience what it's like to write and produce a sketch show in a week. I met some mighty talented people who I now call my friends. I have since come back up... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Good show, not great, but nice time. I enjoyed. I went also to the drop-in improv lesson though it was canceled because only 4 people assisted :-(

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Baltimore, Maryland
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

I really wanted to like this place. My girlfriend and I are huge live comedy fans, especially improv. This place was only a few blocks from where we were staying over the weekend and were referred to go see the "The Baldwins & Big Black Car" show by a friend who visits this spot often. The venue and theater itself... More 

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Albany, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

We saw the "house" performers. It is said to be all improve but felt so rehearsed. Maybe because they work together so often they just hit the same stride too easy? That's not a complement, it lacked a bit of spark. There was no audience interaction - no suggested topics - no dialog. BUT - it was $10 to get... More 

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

I've been going to the PIT for years. You have a drink, pay a good price and go see some improv. Improv is very different than stand up. Improv is done on the spot with no preplanned jokes. It's not written out before hand. The result, haywire comedy fun!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014 via mobile

I went to the Improv for the first time on Oct. 6 to see The 1 Man show by Mark Demayo..20&Out. I invited 9 of my closest friends and we all had an amazing time. We never stopped laughing and just when you thought the skit couldn't get any better Mark adds a little emotion and shares real life events... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

First time to the PIT. Enchantment Park was a production by the Grape Dutches of York. The skit was brilliant with its 3D & 4D. Too short for me but always entertaining. The venue was also top notch. The drinks and commendatory before and after were also splendid. I will keep my eye for their next production. The fee was... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

I've been here many many times and it is by far one of my favorite things to do in NYC. Very inexpensive for high quality comedy. I strongly recommend going on a Monday or Wednesday night (the shows are free!) or on the weekends. Great bar too, so it's an all-in-one kinda night. Definitely go, and definitely check out their... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014 via mobile

Dropped by this place after having had dinner near by, and purchased tickets for a amature impro /stand-up show. At 12$ each (10$ if we had purchased the tickets online) we got a good laugh in a informal, small theatre. Service, both in ticket sales and the bar, were great and the performers were brilliant. A different touch of new... More 

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Address: 123 East 24th Street, New York City, NY
Phone Number: 212-563-7488
Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City

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