How ‘Sweet’ it is to be Back at Chelsea Music Hall

Posted June 15, 2021 at 5:05 am

How sweet it is to be back. Sweet, the long-running comedy show born on the Lower East Side nearly two decades ago, returns tonight after the pandemic-imposed sidelining. The comeback show is at its new home at the Chelsea Music Hall. The lineup features Saturday Night Live “Weekend Update” co-anchor Michael Che, Rachel Feinstein, and […]

Born on the Lower East Side, Seth Herzog’s ‘Sweet’ Comedy Show Moves Out

Posted January 28, 2019 at 5:06 am

It sure felt like a final farewell. Downtown comedy fixture Seth Herzog had Slipper Room substitute Chelsea Music Hall at capacity last month for what he dubbed “the last show for awhile.” In the end, this Sweet holiday show was more of an inflection point. Like so much else on the Lower East Side these […]

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‘The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel’ Filming at the Slipper Room this Week

Posted May 2, 2018 at 5:10 am

You’ve probably seen the plethora of no parking signs littered around Hell Square for the film shoot this week. Crews will be spending the next few days here capturing scenes for the second season of Amazon series, The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel. Base of operations, we’re told, is the upstairs cabaret joint, Slipper Room. The Marvelous […]

His Name is Sean Patton and You Will Listen to Him [INTERVIEW]

Last modified November 11, 2015 at 1:19 pm

​If there’s one comedian out there you really need to know about, it’s Sean Patton. He hails from New Orleans, but splits his residence between New York City and Los Angeles. The bits are hysterical, oftentimes skewing anti-hipster, and usually delivered with hyperbole and an irate intensity. In fact, it’s not uncommon to hear the […]

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Seth Herzog Talks ‘Sweet’ Ahead of Anniversary Show Tomorrow [INTERVIEW]

Last modified September 10, 2013 at 11:12 am

For almost a decade, Seth Herzog has been entertaining the Lower East Side with his weekly comedy revue at the Slipper Room, Sweet.

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The Slipper Room on Orchard Is Operational

Posted October 24, 2012 at 6:44 am

Here’s a quick look at the upgraded Slipper Room in action during its soft inauguration last night.

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Seth Herzog’s “Sweet” Returns to New Slipper Room Tomorrow Night

Posted October 22, 2012 at 6:28 am

The Slipper Room is back in action, and Seth Herzog’s popular underground comedy show – Sweet – is no longer in exile.

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Sweet Recap: Questlove, Aziz Ansari, and Neal Brennan Bring It

Posted June 14, 2012 at 10:20 am

Anything can happen Tuesday nights in the dungeon of Ella, current home to Seth Herzog’s weekly comedy show, Sweet.

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David Wain & Michael Ian Black at “Sweet” this Week

Last modified August 11, 2012 at 11:18 am

Seth Herzog killed it at Sweet this week. That strange basement room of Ella, referred to by comedian Nick Kroll as “the inside of Beetlejuice’s urethra,” was totally buzzing for two-plus hours.

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Seth Herzog’s “Sweet” Earns New York Times Treatment

Posted September 9, 2011 at 10:18 am

The morning after funnyman Seth Herzog’s seventh “golden” anniversary show of Sweet, the New York Times published a piece on the man and his comedy show.

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