Wednesday, July 16, 2008

Three-Day Comedy Fest Starts Thursday

(Image: comedian Johnny Millwater)

The Laugh Your Asheville Off comedy festival returns Thursday, expanding last year’s two nights of stand-up into a three-day festival including:
  • a workshop for aspiring comedians
  • a comedy magic show for kids
  • three nights of performances from 12 nationally touring comedians
Mountain Xpress has an article here.

Get in FREE to any LYAO event by volunteering as an usher/gopher/photographer by emailing Greg Brown at

Shows are at the Wortham and 35 Below. Check the LYAO website for details.

Thursday, July 17, 8 p.m.
LYLAS and many comics featuring Mike Storck $12

Friday, July 18, 7 p.m. and 9:30 p.m.
five comics featuring Alonzo Bodden $22

Saturday, July 19
11 a.m. comedy for kids $7

2 p.m. Johnny Millwater stand-up comedy workshop $15

8 p.m. Stand-up Comedy Blowout show, many comics featuring Johnny Millwater $15

Emcee Joe Zimmerman of Charlotte at the 2007 fest, skewering Asheville:

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