Saturday, March 13, 2010

Cancer Benefit Comedy Shows for Screenwriter Joseph Kenny Featuring Kevin Nealon and Friends

Scottsdale Arizona News -- Cancer benefit comedy shows for screenwriter Joseph Kenny at The Comedy & Magic Club Featuring Kevin Nealon, David Spade, Dana Carvey, Roseanne Barr, Garry Shandling, Sarah Silverman, Howie Mandel & More

The Comedy & Magic Club in Hermosa Beach, CA is the host venue for a series of benefit comedy shows for Joseph Kenny, also known as "Big Joe," who is battling in-transit metastatic squamous cell skin cancer.

Kenny says in the last year he has had two surgeries, more than 38 radiation treatments and over 45 scans. During this time he was not able to work because he has was in recovery.

Kenny is a 70' graduate of Phoenix's Brophy College Preparatory (Jesuit High School) and was the Outstanding Graduate of Tempe's College of Fine Arts at Arizona State University.

He served as the director of the 1986 Scottsdale Film Festival, produced in association with the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences and the American Film Institute.


The Comedy & Magic Club
1018 Hermosa Avenue
Hermosa Beach, CA 90254
Phone: (310) 372-1193

Big Joe Shows:

Friday, January 15 & 16, 2010
Kevin Nealon

Thursday, February 4
Chelsea Handler

Wednesday, February 17
Ray Romano

Tuesday, March 2
Dana Carvey

Tuesday, March 9
David Spade
Kevin Nealon

Tuesday, March 23
Roseanne Barr
Garry Shandling
Sarah Silverman
Kevin Nealon

Thursday, April 1
Howie Mandel
Kevin Nealon

Tuesday, August 3
Brad Garrett and Bob Saget
The Comedy & Magic Club

Wednesday, August 11
Louie Anderson and Kevin Pollak
The Comedy & Magic Club

Tuesday, August 17
Jay Leno
The Ice House in Pasadena

Thursday, August 19
Sarah Silverman, Tom Arnold and Todd Glass
The Comedy & Magic Club