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Nov. 14 & 15 BOBBY LEE


Bobby Lee has something rare - a captivating cocktail of vulnerability and strength with some tenacity chased back for good measure. There's also some dark comedy that may weigh a bit heavily on the soul. Bobby has performed stand-up on "Premium Blend" and "The Tonight Show," he was a regular on MADtv and has garnered millions of fans through his comedy, film and television appearances. And lately, he's been generating buzz appearing on the round table of fierce comics on Chelsea Lately. Friday @ 8:00 & 10:30 ($30) and Saturday @ 7:30 & 10:00 ($30)

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Nov. 21 & 22 DOM IRRERA


"Bada Boom Bada Bing!" Dom Irrera is simply one of the greatest comics ever. He's cool, smooth, bright and unsurprisingly, the wittiest of them all. You've seen him on his HBO Specials, several appearances on Craig Ferguson, Showtime's Full Frontal Comedy, The Tonight Show, Dr. Katz, TV's Supreme Court of Justice and his football follies on TV's Offsides or you can catch him with the kids on Nickelodeon’s Back At The Barnyard as Duke the Dog. But, nothing beats seeing this talented comic live...it's a real treat! Friday @ 9:00 ($25), Saturday @ 7:30 & 10:00 ($27.50)

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Fri., Nov. 28 MIKE GAFFNEY


Mike Gaffney has been performing for over a decade. He has appeared on The Artie Lange Show on Direct TV, he was on the first season of Gotham Comedy Live on AXS TV and was a semi-finalist on this season of Last Comic Standing on NBC. Executive Producer Wanda Sykes was so impressed with Mike, she used his clip to promote Last Comic Standing on the Ellen Show on NBC as well as The View on ABC. Whether he is talking about being a single father, or clean living; his show appeals to audiences of all ages. Friday @ 9:00 ($20)

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Sat., Nov. 29 BOBBY COLLINS


Fresh from his appearance on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon, Bobby was nominated for an ACE award for his VH-1 Show. His charismatic charm enhances a stand-up act that blends witty characterizations with entertaining observations and physicality. Bobby is one of the most polished and entertaining performers of his generation...and he's funny! You’ve seen this brilliant performer on Comedy Central and Showtime TV specials. Saturday @ 7:00 & 9:45 ($27.50)

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Dec. 5 & 6 JESSE JOYCE


A quick-witted stand-up comic whose has been earning a reputation as a rising star on the comedy scene with performances loved by crowds around the world, and a writing style admired and respected by comedians at every level. Jesse has developed his own unique brand of comic charisma which he brings to the standup comedy stage entwining distinctively intelligent material and high energy performance. You may have seen him on Last Comic Standing, Comedy Central or currently on Fox’s Red Eye. Friday @ 9:00 ($20), Saturday @ 7:30 & 10:00 ($20)

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Dec. 12 & 13 KYLE GROOMS


You may have seen Kyle on Last Comic Standing, his Comedy Central Special, or on Chappelle's Show. Either way you're in for a real treat. He was a hit at Montreal's Just For Laughs Comedy Festival, and he'll be a hit at Bananas! Friday @ 9:00 ($20), Saturday @ 7:30 & 10:00 ($20)

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Dec. 19 & 20 PAUL VENIER


A wonderfully unique combination of comedy & music, this "Comedy Tornado" delivers his wacky and totally enjoyable blend of piano, singing, humor & props with great comedic style. He's appeared on The Tonight Show and Comedy Central. Friday @ 9:00 ($20), Saturday @ 9:00 ($20)

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Dec. 26 & 27 KEVIN LEE


A unique combination of comedy, magic and juggling will leave you in awe of this comic. Audiences are wowed by his ability to juggle anything from a small objet to a machete. Kevin has appeared on Showtime at the Apollo and HBO’s Def Comedy Jam. This is a show that will entertain you and leave you wanting more. Friday @ 9:00 ($20), Saturday @ 9:00 ($20)

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Wed., Dec. 31 NEW YEAR'S EVE!


A spectacular three act show starring VIC DI BITETTO, YouTube’s “Bread and Milk” and WPLJ’s “The Todd Show”; KEVIN LEE from Showtime at the Apollo; and BRIAN SHEIL from Last Comic Standing. 8:00 show ~ $30, 11:00 show ~ $40 including a champagne toast & noise makers. Optional up-graded dinner available 2 hours before show for $50 including tax and gratuity. Pre-payment and reserved seating. For additional information and to book call (201) 727-1090, leave your name and number, and Bananas will call you.

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Jan. 2 & 3 SAM MORRIL


Sam Morril is one of the fastest rising comics in New York City. In 2011 Sam was named a “Comic to Watch” by Comedy Central. He has been seen on Conan and regularly on Fox News “Red Eye.” Time Out New York says: “Morril's jokes arise from his humiliations—sure, a lot of comedy does, but he's especially adept at it.” Friday @ 9:00 ($20), Saturday @ 9:00 ($20)

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Jan. 9 & 10 RICH VOS


“The Godfather”… Rich's barbed humor and cutting edge comedy has been seen on the first and third season of Last Comic Standing ~ where he made it to the finals, and on Comedy Central’s Tough Crowd. He’s also a frequent guest on radio’s Opie with Jim Norton Show. You can also check out his podcast “My Wife Hates Me” with Bonnie McFarlane. He's New York to the core, and if you liked him on Last Comic Standing, you'll love him live! Friday @ 9:00 ($25), Saturday @ 7:30 & 10:15 ($25)

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Jan. 16 & 17 GODFREY


If you have seen him on Chelsea Lately, the hit FX show Louie, or caught his one hour special “Godfrey: Black by Accident”, then you know why Godfrey’s talent has landed him a deal at Fox to develop an animated sitcom based on his life. He is one of the hottest comedians on the circuit performing all over the country. He can also been seen in 30 Rock, Soul Plane, Zoolander, and many more. Friday @ 8:00 & 10:30 ($25), Saturday @ 7:30 & 10:15 ($25)

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Jan. 23 & 24 ROBERT KELLY


Robert has been seen on FX’s “Louie,” HBO's "Tourgasm," and on his Comedy Central Presents Robert Kelly special. He did the "Tourgasm Live" tour across the country, and is frequently heard on the Opie with Jim Norton Show. He's clever, abrasive and refreshingly funny ~ come on out and see him live! Friday @ 8:00 & 10:30 ($25) and Saturday @ 7:30 & 10:15 ($25)

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Jan. 30 & 31 NICK DIPAOLO


This witty, sarcastic, and extremely funny comic has had his own podcast “The Nick and Artie Show” and has been seen on The Tonight Show, Letterman, Conan O'Brien, and on the Comedy Central roasts, where he established himself as one of the finest acts to hit the stage. He Showtime special “Raw Nerve” had rave reviews. Don't miss this up close and personal performance! Friday @ 9:00 ($25), Saturday @ 7:30 & 10:15 ($25)

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Apr. 17, 18 & 19 SEBASTIAN MANISCALCO


Direct from his new Showtime Special “Aren’t You Embarrassed?” and the huge success of his previous Showtime Special “What’s Wrong with People?”, Sebastian’s facial expressions and complete disgust with human behavior have given him the reputation as one of the most sought after comedians working today. You may have seen him as an unforgettable and hilarious style correspondent on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno as he provided hysterical grooming advice to unsuspecting airline passengers and churchgoers, or in Vince Vaughn’s film Wild West Comedy Show. Sebastian’s impeccable comedic timing is like no other, so come on out and see him live! Friday @ 7:30 & 10:00 ($35), Saturday @ 7:00 & 9:45 ($35), and Sunday @ 6:00 ($35)

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