Catch Some Of The Hottest Comedy Acts At Mohegan Sun

2010-02-17

Stand-up comedy live in The Cabaret Theatre on Saturday nights, presented by Treehouse Comedy Productions
Mohegan Sun’s Cabaret Theatre will host some of the biggest names in stand-up this March, beginning on Saturday, March 6th at 9:00pm with Rich Vos, known for his hilarious work on the Opie & Anthony Show.
Tickets for March 6th & 13th are $22.00 and tickets for March 20th & 27th are $20.00. Tickets are on sale now at the Mohegan Sun Box Office and through Ticketmaster.  Ticketmaster customers may log on to ticketmaster.com; call Ticketmaster’s national toll free Charge By Phone number 1.800.745.3000; or visit any Ticketmaster outlet.
Rich Vos has done it all in the comedy world.  He was a finalist on NBC’s Last Comic Standing, he has starred in two Comedy Central stand-up specials and is a regular guest on such shows as The View, HBO’s Def Comedy Jam and BET’s Comic View.  Vos will be joined by special guests Dom Fig and Nore Davis.
On Saturday, March 13th, The Cabaret Theatre will host Jim Florentine and special guests Perry Gardner and Larry DeFelice.  Jim Florentine is an Emmy Award-winning comic who is best known as the host of VH1’s That Metal Show. He has also been seen on Comedy Central’s Crank Yankers and Jimmy Kimmel Live
On Saturday, March 20th, The Cabaret Theatre will host stand-up sensation Richie Byrne and special guests Tina Giorgi and Bob DiBuono.  Richie Byrne is a long-time veteran of stage, screen and stand-up. Aside from working comedy venues around the world, Richie has also had television appearances on Comedy Central, VH1, The RosieO’Donnell Show and The Morning Show with Mike & Juliet.
On Saturday, March 27th, The Cabaret Theatre will host headliner Mitchell Walters with special guests Jay Black and RC Smith.  Mitchell Walters is one of America’s funniest comedians. He is a regular at all the best comedy clubs in New York and Los Angeles including The Comic Strip and The World Famous Improv. He has been seen on NBC’s The Tonight Show, A&E’s Comedy On The Road, Showtime Comedy Club Network, Rascal’s Comedy Hour and Comedy Central and was one of Sam Kinison’s original “Outlaws of Comedy.”
Treehouse Comedy Productions was born out of the Treehouse Comedy Club, Connecticut’s first and original full-time comedy showcase that began in Westport in 1983.  The original club featured then up-and-comers Rosie O’Donnell, Denis Leary and Jon Stewart.  With the opening of various satellite venues throughout the state, Treehouse Comedy Productions hosted and helped launch the careers of such noteworthy comics such as Jim Gaffigan and Lisa Lampanelli.  Treehouse Comedy Productions have staged more than 10,000 shows in the last twenty-five years, presenting the very best in live stand-up comedy in Connecticut.
For more information on The Cabaret Theatre Presents a Treehouse Comedy Production and other great events at Mohegan Sun, visit mohegansun.com. For information on this week’s schedule, call the Entertainment and Special Events hotline at 1.888.226.7711, ext. 27163.