Posts Tagged “standup comedy”

Hanania offers humor, politics at library appearances Sept. 12 and 17

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Hanania offers humor, politics at library appearances Sept. 12 and 17

Hanania offers humor, politics at library appearances Sept. 12 and 17 Join columnist Ray Hanania as he discusses Chicago politics, growing up Arab in America, and offers up some of his unusual standup comedy at the Orland Park Library, 14921 Ravinia Avenue, on Thursday, Sept. 12 beginning at 6:30 PM, and at the Palos Heights…

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Gelsosomo’s in Lemont offers great food and hilarious comedy shows

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Gelsosomo’s in Lemont offers great food and hilarious comedy shows

Gelsosomo’s in Lemont offers great food and hilarious comedy shows There are not a lot of comedy clubs in Chicago’s Southwest Suburbs but two stand out you should visit, Riddles in Alsip and Gelsosomo’s in Lemont. Riddles offers the traditional award winning comedy experience while Gelsosomo’s offers a mix that includes music entertainment, great Italian food…

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The mad, mad, mad, mad world of Tomasulo’s “Man of the People”

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The mad, mad, mad, mad world of Tomasulo’s “Man of the People”

The mad, mad, mad, mad world of Tomasulo’s “Man of the People” “Common sense perspective” returns to American TV late night comedy in Pat Tomasulo’s “Man of the People” on Saturday nights at 10 pm on WGN TV. Tomasulo is the only host on TV offering original comedy that isn’t driven by the boring and…

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Israeli Palestinian Comedy Tour: B’nei Yehuda Beth Shalom

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Israeli Palestinian Comedy Tour: B’nei Yehuda Beth Shalom

Israeli Palestinian Comedy Tour: B’nei Yehuda Beth Shalom This is an audience video from a performance of the Israeli Palestinian Comedy Tour at B’nei Yehuda Beth Shalom Synagogue in Homewood-Flossmor Illinois in Jun 2008. The performers included Palestinian Ray Hanania, Israeli Charley Warady, and Egyptian Sherif who is the emcee in this video segment. The…

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Muslim, Christian & Jew bring house down in Deerfield Comedy show

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Muslim, Christian & Jew bring house down in Deerfield Comedy show

Muslim Arif Choudhury, Jewish writer Aaron Freeman and Christian Palestinian Ray Hanania rocked the Casbash at a comedy show on Saturday night at an interfaith gathering that filled the gymnasium at Holy Cross Catholic Church in Deerfield. The show included the special comedy debut of Hanania’s son, Aaron Illinois News Network More than 250 Muslims,…

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Hanania standup Comedy reviews

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Hanania standup Comedy reviews

Hanania standup Comedy reviews The Baba Ghanoush Belt (the Arab American “Borscht Belt”) Read References & Comedy Reviews? Arab American PAC Dinner OCT 29, 2009 Winnipeg Free Press April 2008 First ever New York Comedy Festival in 2002 Comedian Carl Kozlowski on Ray Hanania Chicago Sun-Times on “Chicago Jokes” 1-14-08 JERUSALEM POST: Comedy in Jerusalem,…

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