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Seeing Seinfeld live. . . what to wear?


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#1 of 38 Mark Fitzsimmons

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Posted February 07 2004 - 09:06 AM

I'm seeing Jerry Seinfeld do stand up live in a couple of weeks. I've been wondering what is appropriate to wear to such an event. It's at a fairly nice auditorium at a university. They hold concerts (orchestra), dance competitions, and the like there. But since I've never seen a comedian live before, I really have no idea what to expect. What do you think?

Edit: It may be appropriate to note that I'm taking a date.
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#2 of 38 brentl

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Posted February 07 2004 - 10:49 AM

Shirt-pants-socks and shoes.

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#3 of 38 Chuck C

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Posted February 07 2004 - 11:54 AM

rainbow suspenders

#4 of 38 Joseph S

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Posted February 07 2004 - 12:14 PM

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With a Puffy Shirt. Posted Image Have fun.

#5 of 38 Mark Fitzsimmons

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Posted February 07 2004 - 12:16 PM

Any serious answers?

Is this a come as you are affair? Or is it expected to be shirt/tie?
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#6 of 38 Nick Sievers

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Posted February 07 2004 - 12:16 PM

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Who's ready to laugh?? Posted Image

I went to see Seinfeld when he came out about 5 or 6 years ago at a Sydney theatre, just long pants and a shirt will suffice.
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#7 of 38 Jeff Gatie

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Posted February 07 2004 - 12:18 PM

An Armani jacket and sneakers.

#8 of 38 Scott L

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Posted February 07 2004 - 01:28 PM

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#9 of 38 Carl Miller

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Posted February 07 2004 - 01:43 PM

I'm sure there will be people there wearing jeans and sneakers. But I'd go a bit less casual than that...Maybe dockers with a decent sweater, or even a jacket over a button down casual dress shirt.

....For outerwear, I recommend a suede jacket with a white and pink striped lining...Or if it rains, the Executive trench coat Posted Image
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#10 of 38 Tom Meyer

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Posted February 07 2004 - 01:46 PM

I'm sure khakis & decent shirt will be fine. Throw on a sportcoat if you're worried about being underdressed. It's not like you're going to opening night at the opera. Just wear what you'd normally wear for a non-jeans date and don't sweat it. Odds are that many of the people will be wearing jeans anyhow.

#11 of 38 Mark Fitzsimmons

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Posted February 07 2004 - 01:53 PM

Cool, thanks.
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#12 of 38 Kirk Gunn

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Posted February 07 2004 - 03:36 PM

Make sure you've got your "Manssiere" on underneath....

#13 of 38 McPaul

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Posted February 07 2004 - 03:57 PM

here's what you need: (I'll give you some options)


a bro
boxers - you need a good neighborhood for your boys
a puffy shirt (golden boy is an option)
a russian hat (or urban sombrero, OR a Baltimore Orioles cap)
Timberlands (or himalayan walking shoes)
and tight tight tight jeans that you'll need the jaws of life to get out of
since it's still February, you'll also need a good sized goretex jacket.
and a fat ass wallet that explodes when you try to stuff the tickets in it...
finally, a soup nazi bandana


orrrrr...... you can skip it all and just go for cruisewear.


(edit: btw I'm very jealous)

#14 of 38 Ricardo C

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Posted February 07 2004 - 04:01 PM

I'd go for an inside-out suede jacket myself Posted Image
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#15 of 38 Nick Sievers

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Posted February 07 2004 - 04:58 PM

and if you need an accessory take a European Caryall don't be phased if people think it is a purse.
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#16 of 38 Scott L

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Posted February 07 2004 - 06:23 PM

ohhhh, y'all forgot the cape!

#17 of 38 Mark Fitzsimmons

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Posted February 07 2004 - 06:30 PM

How about I go with the technicolor dreamcoat?
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#18 of 38 WayneO

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Posted February 07 2004 - 06:54 PM

Man you guys are brutal......lol. I'd wear some black dress pants and shoes with a buttoned collared shit, long or short.

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#19 of 38 Jason Harbaugh

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Posted February 07 2004 - 08:18 PM

No no no. You have to drape yourself in velvet! Posted Image

#20 of 38 Khoa Tran

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Posted February 07 2004 - 08:47 PM

freddie mercury style





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