A Joyful Heart Is Good Medicine
Presented by Universal Designs Production
A Joyful heart is Good Medicine! Universal Laugher is a 90 minute CLEAN, KNEE SLAPPING, SIDE- SPLITTING comedy show. Be prepared for a Joyous night of humor as comedians’ Sonny Speaks, Mike Toomey, and Carl Strong entertain you. Ages18 and up.
Doors Open at 6:30pm. Show Time: 7:30pm to 9:00pm. Open Seating. Ticket Price: $25.00 after October 31st $35.00
Sonny has been making people laugh his entire life. He’s just naturally funny! Being the only male sandwiched between two demanding sisters has enhanced Sonny's comedic abilities; it was either laugh or cry. As a teacher/instructor in the urban community he has gained priceless experiences that are incorporated into his material. His experiences have culminated to create a comedic entertainer extraordinaire!
With his Sharp Delivery, quick wit, and unique style, Mike Toomey has been a favorite at comedy clubs and special events since 1982. A regular contributor on The WGN Morning News in Chicago, Mike has appeared in concert with such names as Wayne Newton, Crosby, Stills & Nash, and Reba McIntyre. He has performed on numerous television programs including; HBO's U.S. comedy Arts Festival in Aspen Colorado; MTV's Half Hour Comedy Hour; and A&E's Comedy on the Road.
The Chicago Tribune calls Mike, "One of the funniest and most talented performers to ever work in Chicago."
Carl Strong has shared the stage with such entertainment luminaries as Gladys Knight, Chaka Kahn, Dionne Warwick, Guess Who, and Smokey Robinson. His universal appeal is reflected by the varied venues in which he has performed. From “An Evening at the Improv,” and the BET Network to “Politically Incorrect,” “Comedy Central,” “Full Frontal Comedy” and MTV’s “Half Hour Comedy Hour,” Carl Strong has the ability to entertain…anyone!... Continue Reading