Comedy Works South at the Landmark announces new comedy performances for the fall of 2009, including Lisa Landry, Christopher Titus, and Norm McDonald.
November 12 - 15
Thursday 7:30pm $15
Friday 7:30 & 9:30pm $23
Saturday 7:00 & 9:30pm $23
Sunday 7:00pm $15
Lisa Landry is one of the most fearless and innovative women working in comedy. She starred in her own half-hour special Comedy Central Presents Lisa Landry, then placed 3rd in Comedy Central's Stand Up Show Down. She can also be seen on Comedy Central's popular shows Premium Blend and Live at Gotham. The Louisiana native has been a member of The Southern Belles of Comedy as well as the MILFs on The Edge of a Nervous Breakdown, and a commentator on E!'s Forbes Top 100 Celebrities. She's made guest appearances on Fox's Mike and Juliet in the Morning Show and on the outrageous Hollyweird segment on MSNBC's Scarborough Country.
November 19 - 21
Thursday 7:30pm $19
Friday 7:30pm & 9:30pm $27
Saturday 7:00pm $27 & 9:30pm $20
Christopher's television credits include two cable specials, Norman Rockwell is Bleeding for Showtime and The 5th Annual End of the World Tour for Comedy Central. With his third one hour special in the last 4 years debuting on Comedy Central Saturday night February 14th Christopher Titus is proving to be one of the most prolific comedians of our time. Titus is constantly pushing the envelope to the very edge each time he takes the stage. He appears regularly on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno. He has guest hosted Comedy Central's Live at Gotham, USO Comedy Tour and Friday Night Stand-Up, Fox's Good Day LA, E!'s Talk Soup, and VH-1's Dashboard Dreams. Christopher was the star, executive producer and co-creator of the Fox hit sitcom Titus, a dark comedy based on Norman Rockwell Is Bleeding. Christopher starred in a futuristic one-hour pilot for NBC called Future Tense and Special Unit, for Comedy Central. His original screenplay, Five Seconds, is currently in development with Mandalay. He also stars in the upcoming 3-D horror film Scar and an indie film called Remarkable Power.
Wednesday 7:30pm $12
Seen most recently as a finalist in the Great American Comedy Festival, veteran comedian and wanderlust word-flirt Troy Baxley is a nationally touring headliner and two-time national finalist for HBO's US Comedy Arts Festival. A prolific writer, Troy has produced three comedy C.D. 's entitled LIFETIME C STUDENT, NUDE, and LIFE SMART. See a man who knows comedy.
Chuck Roy's 10th Anniversary Show
Thursday 7:30pm $12
Chuck Roy celebrates ten years of Fat Tire Beers and telling jokes at Comedy Works. You may know Chuck as that mouthy Bear that makes fun of Highlands Ranch. Since 1999 Chuck's created the Crop Report, hosted Film on the Rocks at Red Rocks Amphitheater and scored as a semi-finalist on Last Comic Standing. For a great night of entertainment join us for the Bear's 10th Anniversary as Chuck hosts an all-star comedy showcase of friends including Hippieman, Dr. Kevin Fitzgerald, Louis Johnson, Lori Callahan and Steve McGrew.
New Talent Night
September 13th, 20th, 27th, & Oct 18th
They all started here. Every comedian making a living at making us laugh started on a night just like this. The Comedy Works New Talent Night has launched the careers of Roseanne and Josh Blue alone! Join us for a night of laughs. You never know who you might see before they hit the big time!
September 11 - 12
Friday 7:30pm & 9:30pm $30
Saturday 7:30pm & 9:30pm $30
Perhaps best known for his offbeat delivery of the "fake news" for "Weekend Update" on Saturday Night Live for five seasons, Norm Macdonald is a major comedic presence. Aside from his notable characterizations of Bob Dole and Burt Reynolds, Macdonald proved that his acerbic wit and writing were not to be contained to just the small screen. Macdonald starred in the film Dirty Work, which he also co-wrote; and, as the voice of Lucky the Dog in the Eddie Murphy hit, in Dr. Doolittle. Macdonald was also seen in Billy Madison with Adam Sandler, and in Milos Foreman's Academy Award-nominated The People Vs. Larry Flint.
September 17 - 19
Thursday 7:30pm $25
Friday 7:30 & 9:30pm $30
Saturday 7:00 & 9:30pm $30
Originally from Maine, Bob Marley began performing stand up comedy in his hometown of Portland. He moved to Boston early in his career, gaining experience in a city known for spawning comedy all-stars. Marley continually proves he is no exception to the tradition. He quickly became a New England favorite, headlining his own shows. After making his first television appearance on Comedy Central, he's become a regular stand-up on many shows, including The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, The Late Show with David Letterman, and Late Night with Conan O'Brien.