Upcoming Events and Series

Friday July 3, 2020 - 8:00pm

Sandusky State Theatre
107 Columbus Avenue, Sandusky, OH 44870 - directions
To reserve a table for groups of 6-8 please contact the
Box Office Mon. – Fri. 10 AM – 5 PM.
There are a limited # of reserved tables available & the
cut-off to reserve a table is the Thurs. before the event.

 

When you mix some personal stories, irreverent opinions, and a lot of youthful energy, you have feature act Kyle Forsyth. Kyle started comedy at the age of 19 and immediately let it consume him. He has performed on stages all over including Mark Ridley’s Comedy Castle, Dr. Grin’s, and Ann Arbor Comedy Showcase. Kyle is also a co-founder of Detroit comedy collective, 313 Comedy, and Motor City Comedy Festival. He has also had the pleasure of opening for comedians such as Brian Posehn, Joe Mande, Erik Griffin, Jay Larson, and Brody Stevens.

Headliner Nick Woodruff is a Meat-Fed comedian. Surprisingly good at nun chucks. Charmingly gross & offensive enough for the whole family. Originally from the area, now residing in Nashville.  His comedy CD just became available in October.

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Friday July 17, 2020 - 8:00pm

Sandusky State Theatre
107 Columbus Avenue, Sandusky, OH 44870 - directions

Noted jazz singer Laura Camara presents a special musical offering of America’s greatest composer, Duke Ellington in “An Evening of Ellington. This special selection of works will cover the grand spectrum of Ellington’s compositions: from the early years, popular song, solo piano works, to sacred music, with special arrangements and lyrics written by Laura. This is an evening not to be missed!
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Friday August 7, 2020 - 8:00pm

Sandusky State Theatre
107 Columbus Avenue, Sandusky, OH 44870 - directions
To reserve a table for groups of 6-8 please contact the
Box Office Mon. – Fri. 10 AM – 5 PM.
There are a limited # of reserved tables available & the
cut-off to reserve a table is the Thurs. before the event.

 

Growing up a huge fan of comedy, the fire to perform slowly simmered inside feature act Chad Jagotka.  Life caught up, and those thoughts took a back seat as his children were born.  Eventually that simmer turned into a fire that couldn’t be contained any longer.  Stepping on stage in 2015, Chad has been crisscrossing the state, and into Ohio, Indiana, and Illinois ever since!

Headliner Kevin Downey Jr. is not related to Robert Downey Jr.  He has, however, been labeled as ‘refreshingly bizarre”.  He has appeared on “Queer Eye for the Straight Guy” and “America’s Got Talent”.  He made his television debut at age six in Detroit on “The Bozo Show” and never looked back.  He has been heard on the Bob and Tom show and SiriusXM and he has been a columnist for Gentleman’s Quarterly and Bachelor Pad Magazine.  He is a regular at the Tropicana in Las Vegas and Comedy Central.

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Friday August 21, 2020 - 8:00pm

Sandusky State Theatre
107 Columbus Avenue, Sandusky, OH 44870 - directions

An evening with beloved Evelyn Wright in honoring the legendary jazz singer Billie Holiday. Celebrate the voice and music that created the incomparable career of Holiday. Nicknamed “Lady Day,” her dramatic performances and recordings have influenced jazz, pop, and commercial music still today. From tunes like “God Bless the Child” to “You’ve Changed,” don’t miss this wonderful night of nostalgia through Evelyn’s beautiful tribute.

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Friday September 4, 2020 - 8:00pm

Sandusky State Theatre
107 Columbus Avenue, Sandusky, OH 44870 - directions
To reserve a table for groups of 6-8 please contact the
Box Office Mon. – Fri. 10 AM – 5 PM.
There are a limited # of reserved tables available & the
cut-off to reserve a table is the Thurs. before the event.

 

Feature act Steve Guy grew up in the Cleveland, OH and is a stand-up comedian, a published author, an ordained minister for weddings, podcast host/moderator, game show host, a pro wrestling ring announcer, and more. They say that one should try to focus and be great at one thing. Steve’s love of the world and life makes him unable to limit himself. In his mind, if he concentrated on just one thing, that’s less opportunity to put more smiles on more faces. He’s the epitome of throwing things at the wall and seeing what sticks.

Headliner Kris Shaw is a fan favorite who tours comedy clubs, colleges and events all across the United States and Canada. He has entertained troops in Iraq, Kuwait, Japan, Korea, Bahrain, Dubai, Kyrgestan and Africa. He also appears in national television commercials and had a recurring extra role on the CBS drama Close to Home.  Kris is a storyteller who, with quick bursts of wit and carefully crafted silences, keeps the audience engaged through everyday observations and tough topics alike. His slightly askew but lovable style disarms and charms from the first set-up to the final punch line. There isn’t so much as a hint of meanness in his spirit, and that good energy spills onto the stage and beyond. You will find yourself laughing out loud, delighted at how easily you relate to this uniquely funny guy.
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