This showcase, hosted by Scott Novotny, is the culmination of a stand-up comedy class offered by Novotny at the The Phipps. These students of all ages are preparing to launch their comedy careers. Who knows, maybe you’ll catch the next comedy star.
Thursday, October 5 at 7:30 p.m.
General admission tickets are $12 for this PG 13-rated performance in the Black Box Theater.
A professional comedian for more than 30 years, Novotny has appeared on “Comedy Central,” MTV, and “America’s Funniest People.” He is also a former company member of Dudley Riggs’ Brave New Workshop, appeared at the Minnesota State Fair and The Corn Palace, is an award-winning writer, and was the founder and artistic director of The Comedy Cabaret, the first comedy club in Minnesota. He has also taught improvisation and stand-up comedy classes for over 30 years as well. Graduating from Gustavus Adolphus College, Novotny majored in theater/speech and English, and has directed and acted in numerous theatrical and film productions.