COMEDIANS ROCKY LAPORTE, BILL BUNKER, & MIKE MERCURY
October 22, 2021 at 7 PM
Rocky LaPorte’s appeal comes from his everyman, streetwise style of comedy. Delivering laughs in his trademark Brooklyn accent, he has become one of the most sought after comedians in the country, and he just recently appeared on the season 8 of NBC’s Last Comic Standing! Rocky received 5th place out of 10 contestants. A former Chicago truck driver and dock worker, Rocky has accumulated a slew of performances throughout his career, including being a featured comic on Showtime‘s The Godfathers of Comedy, a special starring five of America’s most hilarious Italian-American comics. On the big screen, he has been seen in two Tim Allen movies – Crazy on the Outside and The Shaggy Dog.
COMEDIANS JOHNNY BEEHNER, CHRIS SCHLICTING, & MIKE MERCURY
October 23, 2021 at 7 PM
Johnny Beehner made his network television stand up debut on the Late Show with David Letterman in 2015. Johnny puts on a hilarious show. He’s got everything you want from a comic: He’s silly, he’s likeable, and he’s fun. With a background in improvisational theater including training at Chicago’s prestigious Second City, as well as the Upright Citizens Brigade in Los Angeles, Johnny brings a very unique style to the stage. He has made numerous appearances on the FOX “Laughs” television show, and regularly appears on the nationally syndicated Bob & Tom Show. His comedy can be heard regularly on XM/ Sirius Satellite radio. Johnny also recently appeared on “Gotham Comedy Live” on AXS tv. Other notable accomplishments of Johnny’s include winning First place in Comcast’s “Trial By Laughter” series, and being named one of Ricky Gervais’ Top 5 picks in the “Just Sayin” stand up contest. Johnny was also recently named one of 2021’s Top 10 “Hot Comics to Watch” by his wife. She says that he would have a shot at the #1 spot if he would “work just a little bit harder.” He’s a married man, a fantastic father, and his current life goal is to win just one argument with his beautiful wife. https://www.johnnybeehner.com/
COMEDIANS SONYA WHITE, LESLIE TOWNSEND, & MICHELLE KRAJECKI
October 30, 2021 at 7 PM
Sonya White is originally from Virginia, she has combined southern charm with big city street smarts to create a show that won her multiple appearances on CBS’s “Star Search” and a promo spot on NBC’s “Last Comic Standing 4”. Sonya has appeared on CMT’s comedy production “Southern Fried Chicks” which continues to tour live today. She has been featured on Comcast’s “Comedy Spotlight” and at “The U.S. Comedy Arts Festival 1999,” which aired on HBO, E, and Comedy Central. Sonya has been cast in a Richard DeWitt Film as Pickle Annie a wisecracking farm lady during the Civil War. The production is presented by New Film Group, LLC to be released fall/winter 2022. The new Circle Network is premiering Sonya on ZANIES “Stand Up Nashville!” in conjunction with Opry Entertainment. Sonya is the host of her own series “Sonya White Fire Pit Chat” launched April 2020. Also, soon to be released is “Boot It Up!” Sonya’s Dry Bar Comedy Special produced by VIDANGEL Studios.