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Wisecrackers to Begin Comedy Shows at The Basement Nightspot

by on January 09, 2019 3:10 PM

Wisecrackers Comedy Club will begin a new season in State College at a new location.

The Basement Nightspot, 112 W. College Ave., will host the stand-up comedy shows beginning Friday. Shows are lined up every weekend through the end of March and the club has worked to bring in stand-up comics from New York City to fill feature and headliner spots.

See the full calendar and lineup of comics here.

Kevin Brennan and Carie Karavas headline this weekend’s shows  at 7 p.m. on Friday and Saturday, respectively. James Tierney, Penn State economics lecturer and founding member of Happy Valley Improv, will emcee the first set of shows.

In previous years, Wisecrackers has hosted State College shows at the former Lettermans Sports Grill, the former Celebration Hall and at Ramada Hotel and ConferenceCenter

Wisecackers Comedy Club is a Pennsylvania-based group with shows in Wilkes-Barre, Allentown, State College, and more. Tickets for the State College shows are $20 and are available on the Wisecrackers website.


Derek Bannister is a writer for Onward State.
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