- Helium Comedy Club (2031 Sansom St.) has Tom Rhodes, Chip Chantry and 2008 Philly's Phunniest Kent Haines (:cough: headlining our next show :cough:) for 8PM and 10:30 shows. The early show ($35) includes appetizers and a ticket to a future show and the late show ($55) gets you party favors, a champagne toast at midnight, dessert buffet afterwards and a ticket to a future show.
- The Laff House (221 South St.) has a big night planned with comedy by Derek Gaines, Richie Redding, Brooklyn Mike, Alex Scott and host TuRae. Early show starts at 8PM ($20) and the late show ($35) includes hors dourves and a champagne toast. There's also a VIP Package with a bunch of other stuff.
- ComedySportz (2030 Sansom St.) is ringing in the New Year with improv including the rarely seen Oxygen Depravation and Spit Take games. Early show (7:30, $30, $25 students) includes a New Year's in Brazil toast at 9PM and the late show (10:30, $30, $25 students) includes an actual toast at midnight. Both shows will have pizza and non-alcoholic refreshments included in the price of admission. BYOB!
- And finally, monthly series The Ministry of Secret Jokes is holding a special show at Connie's Ric Rac (1132 S. 9th) from 9-11PM with Yo Mama battles, stand-up, Omniana, white guys rapping and other stuff. The show's $10 and you can stay through the ball drops. BYOB!
Oh and by the way: our show listing on the right is going down with 2008 as we hope to transfer over to a new, awesome design with a much improved calendar system. So goodbye 2008 and hello 2009!
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