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Saturday, March 16: Great Friends, Good Beer & Lots of Laughs at Wild Bean

Well folks, they’re at it again.  The Wild Bean and present “Laughin’ In Lewisburg”, a night of great friends, good beers, and lots of laughs. On Saturday, March 16th at 8 PM, a great line up of comedians from around the globe (yeah, they booked an Irishman) are set to bring their “A” game to the stage and provide a night of laughs you won’t soon forget. This is an uncensored, no holds barred comedy show so please leave the kids at home or let them watch the car!

Headliner Dave Yates is a Los Angeles based comedian, entrepreneur, writer, and actor.  Dave performs his stand-up comedy nationally while simultaneously selling his own brand of hot sauce called Ha Ha Hot Sauce. Dave’s television appearances include the upcoming season of Amazon’s Laugh After Dark, Rain Wilson’s Soul Pancake Network, and Kendra On Top on WeTV. In addition, Dave has been a featured performer at comedy festivals across the country such as Gilda’s Laughfest, The Wild West Comedy Festival, and Milwaukee’s Summerfest. Dave’s comedy has been described as a mixture of whit and whimsy. Wherever Dave performs, laughs and spicy fun times are sure to follow.

Show host and producer Ian Lutz is a West Virginia native who cut his teeth for several years in the Las Vegas comedy scene. He’s performed clubs and comedy festivals around the U.S. and brings a unique and gritty story-telling style of comedy to the stage.

Feature comedian Christopher Shanklin is a social media internet sensation who has also been performing stand-up comedy for over 4 years now. He mostly goes by the nickname of Shank and he has performed his gritty urban style of comedy across WV and other neighboring states. He recently has performed during Marshall University’s Homecoming festivities for two years in a row, has opened for numerous touring comedians and just recently was the topic of a documentary filmed by Greystorm Productions.

Opening comic Kevin Tobin an Irishman living in the USA for 8 years now. A former professional jockey turned comedian, he is now a well-known character in the Charlotte, NC comedy scene. With a face for radio and a body only family members are ok with, it’s a good job he’s funny.

Again, the show is 18 years and up only, so ages 18 and up only! Beers will be available for those 21 and up. So go get your people together and come ready to have a good time. The doors will open at 8, show starts at 9. Tickets are $10 in advance and $12 at the door, available at the Wild Bean location on Washington St. and at Sponsored by The General Lewis Inn and See you there!!

– HashtagWV #111. March 2019.

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