JAMESTOWN, NY – February 5, 2015 – Comedians Kerri Louise and Jon Rineman have been announced as the featured performers for an Evening of Comedy at the Lucy Desi Museum & Center for Comedy on Saturday, February 14th. Both will perform at two shows taking place at 5:30pm ($37.50) and 9:30pm ($15).
Beer and wine will be served via cash donation. Dinner and cocktail hour will be offered for guests attending the 5:30pm event.
Kerri Louise, a fan favorite from the 2014 Lucille Ball Comedy Festival, was a finalist in Last Comic Standing and has appeared at both the HBO Aspen Comedy Festival and Montreal Comedy Festival. Last August, she took the stage at the Reg with husband Tom Cotter for a performance that is still being talked about in Jamestown.
“I can’t wait to go back to beautiful Jamestown,” Louise said. “Love the people because they love to laugh!”
Jon Rineman is a writer for Late Night with Jimmy Fallon and a regular at all of the top New York City comedy clubs, including Caroline’s and Stand Up NY. This will be Rineman’s first performance in Jamestown.
The annual Valentine’s Day event will take place downtown in the Tropicana Room above Desilu Studios at 2 W. 3rd Street, Jamestown, NY. The Tropicana Room is a re-creation of Ricky Ricardo’s famous Manhattan night club.
Tickets are available by visiting www.lucycomedyfest.com, or by calling the Lucy Desi Museum & Center for Comedy at 716.484.0800.
Lucille Ball’s hometown of Jamestown, NY honors the legacy of “The First Couple of Comedy” with the Lucille Ball Desi Arnaz Museum. The museum attraction is open seven days a week, and features replica sets, Lucille Ball’s Emmy awards, props, costumes, and rare memorabilia from I Love Lucy. For additional information on the Lucy Desi Museum & Center for Comedy visit www.lucy-desi.com.