PHOTO BY CHERYL GERBER
Comedian Sean Murphy performs at Comedy Catastrophe, held Tuesdays at Lost Love Lounge.
Comedy shows throughout New Orleans this week will take donations (cash — don't bring your expired cream of mushroom cans) to benefit Houston Food Bank
in the wake of Hurricane Harvey, which is expected to send as many as 30,000 people
to Texas shelters. Here's a calendar of participating shows you can hit up:
Comedy Beast. Massive Fraud presents stand-up comedy. 8:30 p.m. at Howlin' Wolf Den.
Comedy Catastrophe. Cassidy Henehan hosts a stand-up show. 10 p.m. at Lost Love Lounge.
Think You're Funny? Brothers Cassidy and Mickey Henehan host an open mic. Sign-up at 8 p.m., show 9 p.m. at Carrollton Station.
Crescent Fresh. Ted Orphan and Geoffrey Gauchet host the stand-up comedy open mic. 8 p.m. at the Dragon's Den.
Funny Friday. Comedians Mike Strecker, Allison Hotard, James Cusimano and J.D. Sledge perform. 8 p.m. at Shenanigans Kitchen & Cocktails in Metairie.
Comedy F— Yeah. Vincent Zambon and Mary-Devon Dupuy host a stand-up comedy show. 8:30 p.m. at the Dragon's Den.
Local Uproar. Paul Oswell and Benjamin Hoffman host a stand-up comedy showcase with free food and ice cream. 8 p.m. at Allways Lounge.
NOLA Comedy Hour. Duncan Pace hosts an open mic. Sign-up at 7:30 p.m., show at 8 p.m. at Hi-Ho Lounge.
Bear With Me. Laura Sanders hosts an open-mic comedy show. Sign-up at 8:30 p.m., show at 9 p.m. Monday at Twelve Mile Limit.