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Museum at FIT
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Offers three-hour, drop-in improv classes ($20) for budding comics. Visit thepit-nyc.com/classes/drop-ins for class times.
Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre
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Magnet Theater information
Tons of comedy in several incarnations (mostly improv) lures the crowds at this theater-cum-training-ground for comics. Performances vary weekly, though regular favorites include Megawitt (featuring the theater's resident ensembles) and the Friday Night Sh*w, the latter using the audience's written rants and confessions to drive the evening's shenanigans.