100 Years of Boston Comedy: A presentation by Nick Zaino
August 23 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Calling all comedy enthusiasts! Join us at Lynn Community Television for a captivating presentation on “100 Years of Boston Comedy” by veteran arts journalist, Nick Zaino!
Save the date: WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 23, 2023, at 6 PM, for this special event that delves into the rich comedic history of Boston.
Step back in time as LCTV transforms our studio into an engaging presentation space. Nick Zaino will take us on a journey through Boston’s comedy scene, from vaudeville to YouTube, highlighting the iconic personalities who have defined laughter in America for a century. Don’t miss this unique opportunity to gain insights into the vibrant world of comedy!
Admission is a $5 suggested donation and seats are first-come, first-served. The presentation will run approximately 1 hour, followed by a Q&A session where you can interact with Nick and dive deeper into the fascinating history of Boston’s comedy legends.
Discover how Fred Allen, Bob and Ray, Rusty Warren, Tom Lehrer, Jay Leno, Denis Leary, Paula Poundstone, Steven Wright, and many more, played pivotal roles in shaping American entertainment. Their stories mirror the evolution of comedy, and you won’t want to miss this extraordinary event!