COMEDY: Attention adventurous singles with some extra cash -- Improv Dating Scene might be for you. The event begins with a comedy show with Big City Improv performing sketches based on audience suggestions. Then, dating coaches will lead participants through a series of fun and easy improv games. The evening concludes with a mixer with snacks and drinks, giving singles an opportunity to better get to know the people they connect with the most.

7 to 9 p.m. // NOHspace (2840 Mariposa St) // $50-60, buy tickets

LIT: The Rumpus and Wolphin present another night of literature, music, and comedy at Hate to Be Alone, featuring readings by Tamim Ansary (Destiny Disrupted), Ethan Gilsdorf (Fantasy Freaks and Gaming Geeks), Melanie Gideon (The Slippery Year), Chelsea Martin (Everything Was Fine Until Whatever), and Po Bronson (NurtureShock), comedy by Nato Green, music by Michael Mullen of The Size Queens, and a short film from Wholphin.

7 p.m. // The Make-Out Room (3229 22nd St) // $10