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Tempe Comedy Concert Series

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 The best Valley comics come
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Enjoy free appetizers from 5 to 7 p.m.
on most nights. Beverages available.
Shows begin at 7:30 p.m.
Recommended for age 18 and older.

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Travis Thurman

Travis Thurman
Studio

7:30 p.m., Sept. 26
Local star Travis Thurman is regularly seen in commercials that run non-stop in the Valley of the Sun. He is not just a funny guy but a singer, dancer, actor and all-around entertainer. Thurman is a much in demand performer regularly headlining the Improv, Stand Up Live and opening for major acts at The Celebrity Theater. He is an Arizona native who will have you busting a gut as he describes every town and neighborhood in and around Phoenix.

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Omar the Magician
Lakeside

7:30 p.m., Oct. 3

For the past nine years, magician and comedian Omar Covarrubias has delighted audiences throughout the greater Los Angeles area, playing frequently at the Ice House, Hollywood Laugh Factory, House of Blues and other notable clubs. Covarrubias incorporates vaudevillian comedy and musical bits while calling forth constant audience participation. The versatile quality of his show allows him to appear in a variety of forums, including community festivals, fundraisers, and sideshow-type showcases. 

Comedy Schools Class Clowns 
Lakeside

7:30 p.m., Oct. 10
Tony Vicich brings his long-running stand-up comedy show, Class Clowns, to TCA. This is the show where it all starts. Comics have gone from Class Clowns shows all the way to Last Comic Standing, Jimmy Kimmel Live and more. See the show that has taken comics from their first stage experience to national prominence. 
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Jay Penn
Lakeside

7:30 p.m., Oct. 17
After moving to Arizona in the early 2000′s, Penn won “Funniest Person in the Valley” contest three times, an honor that has allowed him to open for nationally recognized comics like Larry the Cable Guy, Jim Breuer and Billy Ray Cyrus or now known as “Miley Cyrus’ Dad.” Penn’s act consists mainly of funny stories called from life with his wife and family. Penn takes audiences on a funny ride from child birth to adolescence, entertaining audiences from California to New York.

Amy Blackwell

Amy Blackwell
Theater stage

9:30 p.m., Oct. 24 (Note the time)

G-rated but unrepentant. Amy Blackwell is one of the hottest comics coming out of the red hot Phoenix comedy scene. If you like your comedy clean, but with an edge, check out this very funny lady.

Tempe Comedy Concert Series

Ritch Shydner (Two Shows)
Lakeside

7:30 & 9:30 p.m., Oct. 31
As a stand-up comedian, Ritch Shydner appeared on the Johnny Carson, David Letterman and Jay Leno shows numerous times. As an actor, Shydner played Al Bundy's co-worker on Married... with Children and made guest appearances on other TV shows, including Designing Women and Roseanne and has had roles in films, including Steve Martin's Roxanne and Eddie Murphy's Beverly Hills Cop II. Shydner was a staff writer on Roseanne, The Jeff Foxworthy Show and Titus and wrote scripts for Becker.

Comedy Schools Class Clowns 
Lakeside

7:30 p.m., Nov. 14
Tony Vicich brings his long-running stand-up comedy show, Class Clowns, to TCA. This is the show where it all starts. Comics have gone from Class Clowns shows all the way to Last Comic Standing, Jimmy Kimmel Live and more. See the show that has taken comics from their first stage experience to national prominence. 
Comedy Schools Class Clowns 
Lakeside

7:30 p.m., Dec. 19
Tony Vicich brings his long-running stand-up comedy show, Class Clowns, to TCA. This is the show where it all starts. Comics have gone from Class Clowns shows all the way to Last Comic Standing, Jimmy Kimmel Live and more. See the show that has taken comics from their first stage experience to national prominence.