Children’s Theatre of Annapolis presents Red Carpet Comedy on February 21

| February 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

Kelly TerranovaNeed a pick-me-up to get you through the dead of winter? Then join Children’s Theatre of Annapolis (CTA) for a night of standup and socializing at the first-ever Red Carpet Comedy event. The exciting night out at CTA, set for Saturday, February 21, will feature three back-to-back standup performances by professional artists, as well as a pre-show reception with refreshments and prizes.

“It’s the coldest part of winter and we want to warm up your heart with a night of professional comedy,” said Ginny White, president of CTA, who encourages all audiences members and arts supporters – whether new to CTA or longtime fans – to come out and take part in this unique event.

CTA Comedy Night (3)Susan Baum, executive director of CTA, added, “You’ll enjoy a cocktail hour with appetizers following by a nationally recognized headliner and two regionally established comedians – what could be better?”

Doors will open for the reception at 7:00pm, when guests will be treated to an hour of socializing and enjoying beer, wine and hors d’oeuvres. The reception will also include a sale of mystery box prizes, which will include prizes and gift certificates for local restaurants, services and entertainment opportunities.

CTA Comedy Night (2)At 8:00pm, the show will begin. The slate for the evening will include opener/emcee Brandon McCoy, featured act Jared Stern and headliner Kelly Terranova, who was named by Joan Rivers as the funniest comedian in his price range.

General admission tickets for Red Carpet Comedy are $35 and will include the performance and pre-show reception. VIP Admission tickets are available for $50 and will include priority seating, a special VIP reception at 6:30pm and a meet-and-greet with the comedians. Proceeds from ticket sales and raffles will go to support CTA’s mission of providing professional-quality theater education and production experiences to children ages 5 to 18.

Reservations are now available online at www.cta.ticketleap.com/redcarpetcomedynight or through the CTA box office at 410-757-ACT1. Businesses interested in donating an item or gift certificate to the mystery box auction should email [email protected]. For more information, visit www.childrenstheatreofannapolis.org.

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