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Uncle Function at Asylum NYC

Sep 10 Through Sep 21 | Fri |
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Uncle Function, 'one of NYC's premier sketch comedy troupes' ( continues their run at Asylum NYC on Friday September 10th at 7:30pm. The Uncle’s celebratory performance will feature their signature brand of original sketch comedy, live musical performance and a special guest appearance by comedian & Tik Tok sensation Kyle Gordon.

For over 6 years, Uncle Function has performed sold-out runs at several of NYC’s most storied comedy institutions, including the UCB Theater and People’s Improv Theater. They’ve been joined by numerous special guests, including Chloe Fineman (SNL), John Early (Search Party), Gary Richardson (SNL), Jelani Remy (Ain’t Too Proud/B’way), Ana Fabrega (Los Espookies/HBO) and many more!

Uncle Function’s performance will take place at Asylum NYC - 307 West 26th Street New York, NY​. The show is open to anyone with proof of vaccination. Tickets are $20, and can be purchased here:

Uncle​ ​Function​ ​has​ ​been​ ​hailed​ ​as​ ​​​​"one​ ​of​ ​the​ ​smartest,​ ​silliest,​ ​and​ ​most​ ​seductively​ ​satisfying shows​ ​around!"​ ​​by​ ​​​.​ ​NY​ ​TheatreGuide​ ​has​ ​warned:​ ​“You​ ​really​ ​need​ ​to​ ​take​ ​the opportunity​ ​to​ ​see​ ​this​ ​group​ ​before​ ​the​ ​apocalypse​ ​happens.”

Uncle​ ​Function​ ​​is​ ​a​ ​sketch​ ​comedy​ ​group​ ​based​ ​in​ ​New​ ​York​ ​City.​ ​It​ ​was​ ​formed​ ​in​ ​2015​ ​with​ ​the help​​ of Tony ​​Award-winning​​ producer ​​Ken ​​Davenport ​​(K​inky ​​Boots,​​ Once On This Island )​. ​​Uncle Function​ ​is​ ​written​ ​by​ ​and​ ​features​ ​​Chris​ ​Cafero​​ ​(Inventing Anna/Netflix, The Other Two/Comedy Central),​ ​​Russell​ ​Daniels (​UCB Maude Night)​ ​,​ ​​Jessica​ ​Frey​​ ​(​The​ ​Characters​/Netflix),​ ​​​​Douglas​ ​Goodhart (“Discover Card Guy”​),​ and ​Gianmarco​ ​Soresi​ ​(Hustlers, Deception/ABC).​ ​​​

Since​ ​their​ ​inception,​ ​The​ ​Uncles​ ​have​ ​performed​ ​at​ ​the​ ​Upright​ ​Citizens​ ​Brigade​ ​Theater​ ​(UCB), Davenport​ ​Theatre,​ ​​Broadway​ ​​Comedy​ ​Club​,​ ​The​ ​Tank​ ​Theater,​ ​​Ensemble​​ ​​Studio​ ​Theatre​​ ​and​ ​The Peoples Improv Theater. They have headlined Toronto Sketch Festival and NYC SketchFest.​ ​Their work has been featured on ABC, Funny or Die, HuffPost, and more. These​ ​Uncles,​ ​just​ ​like your​ ​real​ ​uncles,​ ​will​ ​make​ ​you​ ​laugh,​ ​cry,​ ​think,​ ​feel​ ​moderately​ ​uncomfortable​ ​and​ ​then​ ​send​ ​you back​ ​to​ ​your​ ​parents,​ ​forever​ ​changed.

Venue: Asylum NYC

175 PAYSON AVE, 6B Map