To help you get the most out of your weekend, we've enlisted the live-event expertise of the editors of Rundown, a daily e-mail newsletter that highlights the best goings-on in nine cities across the United States. From Dallas beer tastings and Miami food festivals to Seattle book readings and San Francisco obstacle races, Rundown curates its Friday-Saturday-Sunday listings every seven days in its 'This Weekend' section. We've picked seven of our favorite upcoming events from this week's USA edition of Rundown below.
New York City: Greg Proops is The Smartest Man In The World
If you're old enough to remember 'Whose Line Is It Anyway,' you'll know this pompadour'd funnyman well.
Major praise: 'Rolling Stone' called Proops' show "some of the boldest comedy on the podcasting frontier right now."
Saturday, January 19, 8:30 p.m.; The Bell House, 149 7th St. (3rd Ave.), Gowanus. [$15]
Nearby: Littleneck; ChipShop; Four & Twenty Blackbirds
For more weekend picks, go to Rundown: New York City.
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