THIS FRI / SAT at 8:00 Red, White and "Blue" Comedy! The funniest stand-up comedian/hypnotist in the world DON BARNHART is JULY 8th-9th!
A HUGE Special Event week with CARLOS MENCIA is JULY 14th-16th! Get your
tickets online ASAP!Every show is world-class AWESOME in this RED-HOT JULY!
Red, White and Blue Humor Showcase!
As you'd expect in the hometown of Richard Pryor and Sam Kinison, Central Illinois has a thriving and talented comedy scene that can be a little "blue" at times. They perform weekly on our Wednesday night showcases and the best of the best strut their stuff on a couple of weekends throughout the year. THIS is one of those weekends! Drift Roberts, Jeff Bailey, Michelle Desutter, Heath Thornton, Jake Merch and more!
Don Barnhart has performed here before doing stand-up and numerous times on The Bob and Tom Show -- he's an award-winning comic -- but THIS time through he's bringing his world-renowned and absolutely hysterical HYPNOSIS SHOW! We are PUMPED! This show will be like NO other you've ever seen in our 25+ years! It's part stand up, part improv, part hypnosis and FULL on funny! It is a musical, fast-paced romp through the volunteers' subconscious creative genius releasing their hidden talents. Barnhart will turn them into the stars of the show, keeping youon the edge of your seats howling with laughter and coming back for morein a show that is as entertaining as it is empowering! He is fast-becoming one of the most sought-after hypnosis acts, breaking attendance records at comedy clubs across the country! The Las Vegas Review/Journal recently called Barnhart's show one of their "Best Bets" and the LV Business Report called him the "Best of Las Vegas". Don has been named "America's Funniest Hypnotist!"
One of the most-anticipated events of the YEAR -- from "The Mind of Mencia" to your ears --get ready for a night of laughs you will never forget! TEN comedy specials and four seasons
as the star of Comedy Central's "Mind of Mencia!" He's made dozens of television and movieappearances. He's performed numerous tours for the troops overseas. He's one of the most controversial and popular comics of the last 20 years ! Don't Miss CARLOS MENCIA ! Get your tickets ASAP !
SHOWTIMES and TICKET PRICES for Carlos' Shows:
THU at 8 p.m. - $26 ( $25 w/ cash ) FRI and SAT at 7:15 p.m. and 9:45 p.m. - $26 ( $25 w/ cash )
HOW TO PRE-PAY ( Required for guaranteed seating ):
The easiest way is by using the secure reservation form on this website. It's easy. If you don't have a debit or credit card ( Visa, MC or Discover ), RESERVE onlineor by phone ( 309-673-5853 ) and let us know you'll need to stop by to pre-pay with cash. The BEST days/times for in-person transactions are WED-SAT 5 p.m. - 10 p.m.
The ONLY JULY BIRTHDAY SPECIAL WEEKEND ! Details Below !
It's the return of ourlong-time friend John Roy ! He grew up in Chicago and not long after turning professional burst on the scene by becoming the first champion on the revival of CBS's "Star Search" in 2003 ! He's also performed on “The Tonight Show,” “The Late, Late Show with Craig Ferguson,” "Conan" and was a semi-finalist on NBC's “Last Comic Standing!” He's appeared as a panelist on VH-1, Fox News, Fuel TV and more. He's been a guest on Comedy Central's "@Midnight with Chris Hardwick."
You can hear clips from his CD "Dressed for Success" all over Sirius !
SHOWTIMES and PRICES for John's Shows:
THU at 8 p.m. - $10 FRI and SAT at 7:15 p.m. & 9:45 p.m. - $15
JULY BIRTHDAY SPECIAL: ALL July birthdays will get in FREE THIS WEEKEND ONLY and get $2 OFF the ticket price of anyone else in the party ! Let us know if you have any July birthdays when you make your reservation. Thanks !
Mike Armstrong is one of the most-requested performers in our 25+ years !
It is ALWAYS a BLAST when the silly "Cop-turned-Comic" returns! One reviewer once wrote "this crazy ex-cop has some kind of magical power that noone can resist!" He is indeed one of the funniest comics you'll ever see. He's a long-time favorite on the powerhouse"The Bob and Tom Show" and has been seen on everything from The Nashville Network to Comedy Central to BET's"Comic View!" Reserve as early as you can! SHOWTIMES and PRICES for Mike's Shows:
THU at 8 p.m. - Just $10 ! FRI and SAT at 7:15 and 9:45 - $15