Quick Dish NY: ‘Josh Gondelman & Friends’ – A Book Release & Comedy Show 9.29 at Q.E.D. Astoria

Josh Gondelman’s new book Nice Try: Stories of Best Intentions and Mixed Results is a collection of funny and thoughtful essays by the most the beloved comedian, where he recounts “the calamities, embarrassments, and eventual triumphs that have come from trying to do the right thing.” It’s not easy being the sweetheart of the comedy world, kids. This Sunday, September 29th at Q.E.D, Josh will be celebrating the release of his book in the company of friends and fans. You just may be treated to stories of adopting a dog from a suspicious stranger, trying a psychoactive drug for the first (and only) time, and fending off the ills of a calamitous road trip. Come join your new best bud for one heck of a good time.

Mentions: Show 7:30pm. Show only ticket $8. QED is located at 27-16 23rd Avenue, Queens, NY 11105 (Via subway, take the N or the Q to Ditmars Boulevard (last stop on the line) and walk 2.5 blocks west along 23rd Avenue, between 27th and 28th Street. Via bus: take the Q69 to the Ditmars / 28th Street stop, the Q101 to 23rd Ave / Steinway or the M60 to Hoyt / 31st St.). Pick up the book via AmazonBarnes & NobleBooks-A-MillionIndiebound and Apple.