2016 Schedule

Thursday, May 19
through Saturday, May 21

 TICKETS!
(individual events)

FESTIVAL BADGE! ($75)

The 2016 NY Funny Songs Fest will take place in glorious New York City. We look forward to having you!

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THURSDAY MAY 19

ALL THURSDAY EVENTS ARE AT THE  UNICORN, 105 HENRY STREET, CHINATOWN

5:30 PM CHECK YOURSELF (IN) BEFORE YOU WRECK YOURSELF (IN) $FREE
Register, pick up your badge (rad, a badge!) and schedule, ask some questions, meet and mingle with performers and crew.
FACEBOOK EVENT LINK
BROWN PAPER TICKETS LINK

6 PM HOWDY SHINDIG + COSTUME BALL $5
Don your sweetest duds, enjoy some treats, make some new friends and get ready for a crazy few days! Q+A with performers on the red carpet and more. Best dressed cash prize presented. Hosted by Samantha Jane. Performances by Bob Muir, Tahlia Robinson, Purple Brain, Fantasy Grandma, Rape Whistle Choir of American & more.
BROWN PAPER TICKETS LINK

7 PM JUST THE HITS, MA’AM $10

A line up of heavy hitters playing just the hits. Featuring Afterbirth Monkey, Killy Dwyer, Jessica Delfino, Tim Ellis, Rob Paravonian, Rebecca Vigil and Amanda Poryes!
BROWN PAPER TICKETS LINK

8:30 PM LATE LAUGHS $10
A raucous evening of anything goes comedy songs. Joe Manete, Jesse Barfield, Lauren Maul, Noam Osband, Jim Melloan, Marian Rosin, Ben Pernick, Small Batch Mafia, Alfonso Cejudo, Robin Rothman. Hosted by Victor Varnado.
BROWN PAPER TICKETS LINK

11 PM KARAOKE AFTER PARTY $FREE
Secret location for VIP, Day & Season pass holders only

FRIDAY MAY 20

 FRIDAY LOCATIONS VARY, PLEASE CHECK DETAILS AND PLAN ACCORDINGLY.

4 PM JUST KIDDIN’ $5 @ THE UNICORN
Funny songs by and for kids, plus some tips on how to write your own silly songs. Camille Harris hosts. With Lauren Maul, Darren Chraplak, Purple Brain and more!
BROWN PAPER TICKETS LINK

5:00 PM OFFICIAL UNICORN PARADE $FREE
Meet at 105 Henry Street for the Annual Unicorn Parade. Dress up like a Unicorn and let your freak flag fly! Parade Marshalls: Jessica Delfino &  Kelly Dwyer. With Emilie Strange, Tahlia Robinson, Robin Rothman, Sam & Bill + more.
BROWN PAPER TICKETS LINK

7:00 PM 50 FUNNY SONGS $10 @ LITTLEFIELD
A rapid fire medley of 50 comedic musicians singing 1 funny song each. A festival favorite! Featuring The Dreamstalks, Afterbirth Monkey, Camille Harris, Katie Goodman, Kelly Dwyer & 45 more. (See below for full line-up) Hosted by Carolyn Castiglia and Jessica Delfino. Doors at 7, show at 8. Advance tickets purchase strongly advised.
ADVANCE TICKET LINK

7:30-9 BITCHCRAFT @ UNION HALL
It’s lady’s night at this witchy, feministy, sing-along-y, feel good musical variety show! Hosted by Lauren Maul & Selena Coppock, with Amelita Lijek, Squirm & Germ, Amanda Poryes & more. ADVANCE TICKET LINK

10 PM 50 FUNNY SONGS AFTER PARTY, $FREE
Let’s kick back and have fun now that Friday night’s events are done! At Littlefield.

SATURDAY MAY 21

SATURDAY LOCATIONS VARY, PLEASE CHECK DETAILS AND PLAN ACCORDINGLY.

11 AM 20 TITILLATING MINUTES BRUNCH $10 @ THE UNICORN includes pancake brunch Hosted by Jessica Delfino. FACEBOOK EVENT LINK

  • 11:20 AM EMILIE STRANGE
  • 11:40 AM  PURPLE BRAIN
  • 12 PM AFTERBIRTH MONK
  • 12:20 PM ANTHONY KAPFER
  • 12:40  PM SAM & BILL
  • 1 PM  JOE MANETE
  • 1:20 PM  COMEDY HIGH
  • 1:40 PM NOAM OSBAND
  • 2 PM DREAMSTALKS
  • 2:20 PM ELENA SIMON
  • 2:40 PM JESSE BARFIELD
  • 3 PM BILL DYSZEL
  • 3:20 KILLY DWYER
  • 3:40 AMANDA PORYES

BROWN PAPER TICKETS

4:30 PM INDUSTRY PANEL $10 @ THE UNICORN
A panel of supreme industry movers and shakers will be on hand to answer your questions about how funny songs fit in the comedy world, and how to advance your professional career. With Maureen Taran, Joe Toplyn + more. Moderated by Jessica Delfino. BROWN PAPER TICKETS LINK

6 PM FuMP PRESENTS, $5 @ THE UNICORN
Performers from the FuMP (Funny Music Project) host a great show! With Devo Spice, Steve Goodie, Glen Raphael and Insane Ian!
EVENT LINK
BROWN PAPER TICKETS LINK
5-7 PM MUSICAL SCHMORGASBORD $FREE @ PIANO’S A mix of funny songs, parody, musical improv & more. Host TBA. With Adam Blotner, Evan Laurence, Joy M. Seldin, Mark Shyzer & more.
EVENT LINK

7:30 PM RAP BATTLE @ THE UNICORN $5
It’s a comedic rap battle! Hosted by Victor Varnado, featuring Jesse Barfield, Alfonso Cejudo & more!
BROWN PAPER TICKETS LINK

7:30 PM DON’T FEED THE MUSICIANS @ QED $FREE with NYFSF badge
Rob Paravonian hosts Ben Pernick, Small Batch Mafia, Dreamstalks & more in beautiful downtown Astoria, Queens.
EVENT + TICKET LINK

9 PM A NIGHT OF DIRTY SONGS $10 @ THE UNICORN
Some of the naughtiest and quirkiest performers of the fest show you what they’ve got. RATED R! Hosted by Jessica Delfino. With Noam Osband, Evan Zelnick, Will Newman, Joe Manete, Sam Juan Els & Dava Krause!
BROWN PAPER TICKETS LINK

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