top of page
3 (1).jpg

Attention lovers of quality live entertainment – and calling all comics, musicians, and performers who want to perform or produce your own shows right here in Bergen County.

About The Basement 

“The Basement at Tommy’s built organically,” said Tommy O’Reilly, owner of Tommy Fox’s, “First it was new comics who performed for family and friends. Then comedy pros stopped in to work out material and before we knew it, acts started calling for bookings and the audience switched from family and friends to the general public.”

“Our goal is to create a space where locals can come for great entertainment, as well as a home for all performers, both developing and old pros, to share their talents with the community at large,” said comedian and booker, Chip Ambrogio. “We want The Basement at Tommy’s to be a home for new and established acts to showcase their skills and build a loyal following that keeps customers coming back for more!”

In addition to regular comedy nights The Basement at Tommy’s will host acoustic music nights, comedy game shows, classes, one person shows, and open mics, as well as private events, fundraisers and more.

2024 Feb-Match The Basementupdate2 - Made with PosterMyWall (5) (1).jpg

Ticket Links

February 9-10 - Jim Mendrinos and Guests Comedy Night

Jim Mendrinos headlines a lineup of great comics.

 

Brett, Scott, Suzanne and Jim on February 9 while

it will be Gary and Joe on February 10.

The show room opens for seating at 7:15 PM.

Great food and drink available.  Come early for dinner.  Full menu available in the showroom.

February 16-17 - Ellen Karis and Guests
Comedy Night

Ellen Karis, the Greek Goddess of Comedy headlines a lineup of great comics.

Friday and Saturday nights at 8 PM. Just select the date you want.

February 22- Grad Show Comedy Night

Our recent comedy class grads and a mixture of comedy pros hit the stage.

Great food and drink available.  Come early for dinner.

February 23-24 - Mike Burton and Guests Comedy Night

Mike Burton headlines a lineup of great comics.

Friday and Saturday nights at 8 PM. J
ust select the date you want.

March 1-2 - Tommy Gooch and Guests Comedy Night

Tommy Gooch headlines a lineup of great comics.

Friday and Saturday nights at 8 PM. Just select the date you want.

Great food and drink available.  Come early for dinner.  Full menu available in the showroom.

March 8-9 - Andy Pitz and Guests Comedy Night

Andy Pitz headlines a lineup of great comics.

Friday and Saturday nights at 8 PM. Just select the date you want.

March 28- Bingomedy

Join us for a fun mix of bingo and comedy.

Four fun games of bingo /four great comics.
WIN GIFT CERTIFICATES % FREE DRINKS

Get a group together and book a table.  

About Chip

Chip Ambrogio is a veteran standup and comedy writer who has worked with many of today’s top headliners., He was a contributing writer for The Friars Club Roasts, and co-creator of Room for Improvement selected as a semi-finalist by A&E and Lifetime at the New York Television Festival. Over the past ten years, Chip has taught over 700 people the art of standup comedy.

For creatives interested in producing their own shows, the room features a small stage, lights, and sound. The room can also be reconfigured to fit the needs of small stage productions, one act plays and pocket fundraisers and seminars.

 

 

Visit TommyFoxs.com to purchase tickets and see a calendar upcoming events. Performers looking for stage time and producers looking to book their own shows can contact Chip at chipambrogio@gmail.com or by calling 201-452-0318.

bottom of page