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New Year's Eve 2014 at NYCs Best Comedy NYE Festival @ AMC 34

NYCs Best Comedy NYE Festival @ AMC 34

NYCs Best Comedy NYE Festival at AMC 34th St

5 Hour Premium Open Bar 9pm - 2am
Tuesday, December 31st, 2013 8PM - 3AM

Description

AMC 34th St, New York City's premiere mega entertainment cinema complex, is hosting the New Year's Eve comedy event of the year. Join in a night of seam-splitting laughter at the 3rd Annual NYE Comedy Festival at AMC 34.

This New Year's Eve, some of New York City's top comedians have been lined up for a night of non-stop entertainment. Hosted by Maddog Mattern, guests at AMC 34th St at the 3rd Annual Comedy NYE Festival will enjoy live stand up acts from eight diverse comedians, while enjoying all the standard New Year's Eve indulgences, including a five hour premium open bar, beginning at 9pm.  It's a first come first serve seating scenario for General Admission ticket holders, so be sure to arrive early. This ticket allows entry to any comedy show throughout the night, while a VIP ticket allows guests the chance to check out the other happenings going on at AMC 34th St, including the New Year's Eve Silver Screens Festival. 

NYC's Best Comedy NYE Festival at AMC 34th St is in its third year running. Always a crowd pleaser, you will be in the presence of some of New York's finest comics, including Maddog Mattern, "Poppa" Rus Gutin, Matt Richards, Tommy Pope, Robyn Schall, Gibran Saleem, Ben & Josh, and Pat Dixon. We are pleased to present to you, your NYE comedy festival line-up;

MADDOG MATTERN

Hosting the night is Maddog Mattern, known as the Don Rickles of his generation, who tours the U.S. with The Ronnie Mund Block Party. Maddog Mattern can frequently be found in one of many NYC legendary comedy clubs almost any night of the week, including Stand Up NY, The Laugh Lounge, and The Cave, to name a few.  



https://twitter.com/maddogmattern

MARK DeMAYO

MARK DeMAYO is a Retired NYPD Detective and one of the fastest rising comics on the New York comedy scene. He has been seen on COMEDY CENTRAL, SHOWTIME's White Boys in The Hood, AXS TV's Live at Gotham, OFFICIAL COMEDY, MTV & CBS.

Drawing from his real-life experiences as a Cop, Husband and Father, Mark's is one of the most authentic, honest and hilarious voices in Stand-Up today.

On any night of the week in NYC he can be seen at every major club including THE STAND, GOTHAM, NYCC, STAND-UP NY & more. We are STOKED to have him @ this years NYE COMEDY FEST.

RUS GUTIN

"Poppa" Rus Gutin is comedian and large and creator of the hit off-Broadway musical, Gangstapella. He has also appeared on shows like Hold On Loosely, The Last Stand, Surf School, and Chelsea Lately. With 14 years in standup comedy experience, Rus Gutin is no stranger to the comedy club scene, having performed  in venues like The Hollywood Improv, Laugh Factory in L.A., and at his signature bi-monthly night at Gotham Comedy Club. He is also the head writer and correspondent of The Beat, airing on Billboard TV. 

Matt Richards

Though Matt Richards may be the youngest of the bunch, the 23 year old is no novice to comedy. Trained by one of the most successful hypnotists in Las Vegas, Richards has made a name for himself in New York City's comedy scene, opening up for the likes of Dave Attell and Tommy Davidson, and performing for clients like Bad Boy Entertainment, Ripley's Believe It Or Not and Xerox. 

Tommy Pope

In just three short years, Tommy Pope has already won envy inducing comedy awards all across North America. In 2011, Pop was named Philly's Phunniest at Helium Comedy Club, named New Face at Montreal's prestigious Just For Laughs Comedy Festival,  and is a finalist for NY's Funniest at Caroline's on Broadway.  Currently touring as a feature act across the U.S., the comedian, actor and writer is also the co-founder of BirdText comedy group. 

Robyn Schall

Robyn Schall is the infectious 28 year old, who since starting her comedy career just three years ago has placed in 1st at the Hoboken Comedy Festival and has been short listed under CBS's 5 Standout Stand-Up Comedians in NYC, 2013. The self-deprecating comedian hosts Ladies Night with Robyn Schall monthly, featuring some of the best female comedy acts in NYC. 

Gibran Saleem

Gibran Saleem brings his native Pakistani heritage mixed with his American upbringing to the forefront of his amazing stand up act. While attending graduate school for psychology in New York City, Gibran was handpicked among thousands of hopeful contenders as an MVP nominee at TBS Rooftop Comedy College Competition, Gibran has since worked as consultant for MTV's Millennial Project and featured on Canada's B4U. He is currently touring at comedy clubs all over the U.S.  

Pat Dixon

Appearing on Comedy Central's Premium Blend and hosting "Summer Games" on CMT, top-notch writer and engaging performer Pat Dixon wins the crowd over with his consistently comedic off-kilter material, delivered in a way that makes him fun to watch. 

Ben & Josh

They say two heads are better than one, and this rings true of comedic duo Ben DeMarco and Josh Wesson, better known as Ben & Josh. These two best friends are the only black and white stand-up comedy duo, sharing comical personal stories and throwing in lyrical break downs, they bring something fresh to the scene. They have appeared on FX's Totally Blessed,  produced for High Times and hot the popular weekly show Fat Baby.

This New Year's Eve, try something a little different and take in some much needed, soul-curing laughter, at this year's 3rd Annual AMC 34th St Comedy Festival. You'll be leaving in tears of uncontainable joy. 

Don't forget to keep your ticket stub! With your ticket purchase is a complimentary After-Party pass to BB King Blues Club, 237 W 42 St. Doors open at 2am, a $35 value

Tickets

Comedy Festival General Admission
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  • 5 hour premium open bar from 9pm-2am
  • Access to any NYE Comedy Festival comedy act
  • Come early and help reduce wait time
  • Coat check (provided by and responsibility of NYEC - additional charge)
  • Remember to keep your ticket stub. Included with your ticket purchase is a complimentary After-Party pass to Le Poisson Rouge, a $35 value.
NYE Arts All Access VIP
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  • Includes all general admission benefits (including open bar)
  • VIP Access to both the New Year's Eve Comedy Festival and the New Year's Eve Silver Screen Festival
  • Freedom to move as you please between both NYE Arts events
  • Come early and help reduce wait time
  • Coat check (provided and responsibility of NYEC - additional charge)
  • Remember to keep your ticket stub. Included with your ticket purchase is a complimentary After-Party pass to Le Poisson Rouge, a $35 value.
Comedy Festival Seated VIP
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  • Includes all general admission benefits (including open bar)
  • Enjoy reserved banquet-style seateing (GA ticket holders stand)
  • Each Seated VIP ticket holder shall have a reserved seat for the entire event
  • Only persons holding Seated VIP tickets may use reserved seating
  • There is no bottle or cocktail service for Seated VIP ticket holders
  • VIP priority admission by separate VIP line
  • Come early and help reduce wait time
  • Coat check (provided by and responsibility of NYEC- additional charge)
  • Remember to keep your ticket stub. Included with your ticket purchase is a complimentary After-Party pass to Le Poisson Rouge, a $35 value.
ADD ON: Prix-Fixe Dinner at Dallas BBQ (5pm-7pm)
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You are purchasing (1) ticket for a Prix Fixe dinner at Dallas BBQ that starts at 5 PM. You will have a 2-hour time frame for dinner.

There is a late night party that starts at 8 PM and you will be asked to leave by 7 PM. If you would like to stay past 7 PM, you MUST purchase a ticket to the late night event in advance and cannot purchase on-site.

You will need to purchase a ticket for each guest in your party.

APPETIZER

  • Jumbo Shrimp Cocktail

ENTRÉE (Includes all of the following :)

  • Super Combo- Rotisserie Chicken, Baby Back Ribs and Crispy Shrimp
  • Served with Corn Bread, French Fries and Cold Slaw
  • Choice of Regular Frozen Cocktail, Beer or Glass of Wine
  • Unlimited Soda
  • Dessert

**For Vegetarians and Guests who prefer not to eat meat, we will offer the following options:

  • Cod Fish Dinner
  • Vegetarian Black Bean Burger

**These requests must be made BEFORE being seated **

Gratuity is not included and suggested you tip $10-15 per person

ADD-ON: Prix-Fixe Dinner at Lucky Cheng's (5pm-7pm)
Sold Out

You are purchasing (1) ticket for a Prix Fixe dinner at Lucky Cheng's that starts at 5 PM. You will have a 2-hour time frame for dinner.

There is a late night party that starts at 8 PM and you will be asked to leave by 7 PM. If you would like to stay past 7 PM, you MUST purchase a ticket to the late night event in advance and cannot purchase on-site.

You will need to purchase a ticket for each guest in your party.

APPETIZERS (SELECT ONE)

  • Duck Spring Rolls with Napa cabbage and black Ear wood mushrooms - Hoisin dip  
  • Braised Pork Belly with honey and anisette and cucumber slaw
  • Yellow Butternut Squash, Granny Smith Apple and Ginger Soup 
  • Seaweed Salad with toasted black and white sesame seed 
  • Wok Tossed Green Beans with sea salt and garlic   
  • Chinese Shredded Chicken Salad with crispy wonton, mustard, honey and ginger dressing
  • Vegetable Spring Rolls with glass noodle, cabbage, carrot celery - sweet plum sauce   
  • Don Don Noodles with peanut sauce, scallion, cucumber, carrots and fresh coriander
  • Marinated Grilled Chicken Satay with thai peanut sauce
  • Grilled Farmer Market Corn with citrus and toasted coconut sambal aioli 

 ENTREES (SELECT ONE)

  • Buddha Delight with stir fried wild mushrooms, yellow and green zucchini, chive, leek, and tofu
  • Vegetable Fried Rice
  • Lucky Chengs Combination Fried Rice  with char sui roast pork , shrimp, and chicken pepper and onion - julienne egg omelet
  • Grilled Lemongrass BBQ Chicken with thai chile sweet nectarine sauce, bok choy and jasmine steamed rice,
  • Pineapple Chicken Fried Rice with onion pepper and cherry tomato
  • Stir Fried Chicken, Lotus Root and Water Chestnuts with chef’s Sesame hoisin sauce
  • Wok Stir Fried Roasted Pork with beansprout, gai-lan and red pepper chili soy bean sauce
  • Steamed Mussels in Red Curry with mango, pineapple and white onion
  • Yellow Seafood Curry with salmon, mussel, shrimps and assortment vegetables
  • Pan Seared Salmon Terriyaki with  smashed parsnip & sautéed Chinese Green

 DESSERTS (SELECT ONE)

  • Red Lacquer Nightly Chef Specials of Sweets and Savories

*Gratuity is not included and suggested you tip $10-15 per person

ADD-ON: Prix-Fixe Dinner at Jekyll & Hyde (5pm-7pm)
Sold Out

You are purchasing (1) ticket for a Prix Fixe dinner at Jekyll & Hyde that starts at 5 PM. You will have a 2-hour time frame for dinner.

There is a late night party that starts at 8 PM and you will be asked to leave by 7 PM. If you would like to stay past 7 PM, you MUST purchase a ticket to the late night event in advance and cannot purchase on-site.

You will need to purchase a ticket for each guest in your party

APPETIZER (SELECT ONE)

  • Crispy Avocado Rolls with Maple Chipotle dipping sauce
  • Mozzerella Sticks, served with Marinara sauce  
  • Organic Field Greens with Cucumber, Tomato, Red Onions, & Balsamic Vinaigrette

ENTRÉE (SELECT ONE)

  • Penne Alla Vodka
  • Steakhouse Burger - with bacon blue cheese crumbles, lettuce, tomato, and our housemade steak sauce
  • Pan Roasted Atlantic Salmon - charred scallions, baby clams in a beer bacon broth
  • Chicken Paillard - herb marinated boneless chicken breast, grilled topped with baby arugala, grape tomatoes, cucumber, pecorino Romano cheese, & aged balsamic vinaigrette
  • Traditional London Fish & Chips - crispy beer battered cod, fries, malt vinegar, tartar sauce

KID'S MENU (SELECT ONE) 

  • Chicken finger with Fries and Honey Mustard
  • Cheese Burger with Fries, Lettuce, & Tomatoes
  • Macaroni & Cheese- elbow pasta with our Velveeta cheese sauce
  • Italian style Breaded Mozzarella Sticks with Marinara sauce and Fries

DESSERT (SELECT ONE)

  • Ice Cream
  • Chocolate Cake

*Gratuity is not included and suggested you tip $10-15 per person

 

Music Crowd

JOONBUG & RUS GUTIN.com's NYE COMEDY FEST

@ AMC Theatre on 34th St.

TUES. Dec. 31st, 2013 @ 930

ROOM # 1

ACT #1
 

HOST: The Artie Lange Show's MADDOG MATTERN! 
930 - 950

 CO-HEADLINER: Showtime & AXS TV's MARK DeMAYO! 

950 - 1020 

INTERMISSION 1 - 1020 - 1050 

ACT #2

HOST: 1050 - 1105 

CO-HEADLINER: Chelsea Lately & Comedy Juice's RUS GUTIN! 
1105 - 1135 

INTERMISSION 2 - BALL DROP (1135 - 1235)

ACT #3

HOST 1235 - 1250 

FEATURE: Comedy Magician MATT RICHARDS! 
1250 - 120 



ROOM #2


ACT #1

HOST: AXS TV & SXSW's TOMMY POPE ! 
930 - 950 
 
FEATURE: MTV.com & Caroline's ROBYN SCHALL! 
950 - 1010 
 
CO-HEADLINER: MTV Desi's GIBRAN SALEEM! 
1010 - 1035 
 
INTERMISSION 1 - 1035 - 1105 
ACT #2

HOST - 1105 - 1115 

CO-HEADLINER: Comedy Central & Best Week Ever's PAT DIXON! 
1115 - 1145
 
INTERMISSION 2 - BALL DROP 1145 - 1245 
ACT #3

HOST - 1245 - 1am 

FEATURE: Comedy Duo, MTV.com's BEN & JOSH !   
1am - 130  

Dress Code

New Year's Eve festive  

21+

Mini Buffet Stations will be served from 9pm-11:30pm.

  • Chicken Francaise

  • Chicken Marsala

  • Mini Rice Balls

  • Penne a la Vodka

  • Bowtie Pasta w/ Tomato and Basil

  • Cocktail Meatballs

  • Potato Croquette

  • Hors D'oeuvres Wraps

  • Tortellini Salad

  • Pasta Supreme

  • Fresh Mozzarella & Grape Tomato

  • Fresh Fruit Medley Large

  • Large Cheese Platter

  • Large Crudite Platter

  • Brownies

  • Dozen Cookies