Regional Comedy Showcase

Thursday, Mar 09 from 7:30pm to 9:30pm
Thursday, Mar 09, 7:30pm to 9:30pm
Regional Comedy Showcase

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Three professional touring comedians with Midwestern roots take to the Arts Center MainStage for an evening of laughter-filled entertainment.

 

Maeret Lemons
Fearless and unique, Maeret Lemons is a Kansas City native known for her quick wit and sharp tongue.  A professionally trained designer and fine artist, Maeret regularly headlines and features all over the Midwest. Featured in Ambitious.com’s list of top 10 Up and Coming Female Comedians of 2015, she has shared the stage with seasoned pros like Marc Maron, T.J. Miller, David Koechner, Big Jay Oakerson, Josh Wolf, April Macie, Tony Hinchliffe, Pablo Francisco and Louis Katz.
 
Tim Gaither
Tim Gaither is a seasoned comedy veteran who has performed in almost every state in the U.S. as well as Canada, Ireland and Korea for the US troops. A  regular Vegas headliner, Tim recently filmed a special at the Tropicana Hotel and Casino Laugh Factory where he was introduced by Russell Peters. Tim is also a regular on the Bob and Tom Show and Comedy Central.
 
Justin Leon
Justin Leon is a native Kansas City Comic who has made a name for himself throughout the comedy scene across the US. His unique style stems not from focusing on our differences but rather our commonalities. Most recently, he was a semi-finalist in the Boston Comedy Festival and Seattle Comedy Competition. He has also been fortunate enough to perform for the troops in the Middle East on a tour dedicated to the U.S. armed forces in Iraq and Afghanistan.