The week ahead: Nightlife

Clubs & Dance Nights

HENRY FONG The electronic music producer visits Boston as a special guest of DJ Costa’s House Party. May 2, 10 p.m. $20. The Estate, 1 Boylston Place, Boston. 617-351-7000,

SWEATER BEATS Pop and R&B focused artist Antonio Cuna has mixed for Boiler Room and Red Bull Studios, and released “That Feel,” his debut EP for Symbols. Crush Boston presents the artist with Tone Ra (Lifted Contingency), Darko, Tunesquad, and Woolf. May 2, 8 p.m. $15. Middle East Upstairs, 472 Mass. Ave. 617-864-3278,

STRIP ZEPPELIN Want a whole lotta love? Comedian/vocalist Niki Luparelli and her band the Gold Diggers turn their attention to classic rock band Led Zeppelin. A live music and burlesque tribute features Babes in Boinkland, Ginny Nightshade, Bettysioux Tailor, Fonda Feeling, Zoso LaRose, and Malice in Wonderland. May 2, 10:30 p.m. $20-$30. Club Oberon, 2 Arrow St., Cambridge. 617-495-2668,


SHLOHMO LA native Henry Laufer was a visual artist before becoming a self-taught musician and releasing his first album “Bad Vibes” in 2011. He appears with Robokid, Jim-E Stack, and D33j. May 6, 7 p.m. $15. Brighton Music Hall, 158 Brighton Ave. 617-779-0140,

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EUGENE MIRMAN COMEDY FESTIVAL Mirman curates his own festival with an eclectic bunch of friends, including Bill Nye the Science Guy, John Hodgman, Kristen Schaal, Wyatt Cenac, H. Jon Benjamin, English comic Daniel Kitson, Mehran, and Ken Reid. May 1-4. $15-$35. The Sinclair, Cambridge, and Berklee Performance Center, Boston.

BOSTON VS. NEW YORK — WHO’S FUNNIER? Yet another dimension to the Boston/New York rivalry: the Upright Citizens Brigade for the Big Apple vs. Improv Asylum for Beantown. May 3, 8 p.m. $26. Leventhal-Sidman JCC, 333 Nahanton St., Newton. 617-965-5226,

DEATHWISH In this improvised show, the audience gets to decide through suggestions the method of death for six different characters. Fridays through May 23, 10 p.m. $18. ImprovBoston, 40 Prospect St., Cambridge. 617-576-1253,


ADAM RESNICK READING Resnick has written for TV (“Late Night With David Letterman”) and the movies (“Death to Smoochy”), and has now released a book of comic essays about his colorful, somewhat anti-social life called “Will Not Attend.” May 6, 5:30 p.m. Free. Middlesex Lounge, 315 Mass. Ave., Cambridge. 617-868-6739,