Comforting comedy

As much as we evolve and move our lives ahead, there’s comfort in nostalgia. All the better, when you’re laughing too.

That’s the idea and experience behind the monthly Retro Comedy Night.

Besides seeing some fresh entertainment (This time it’s stand-up comedian LIza Marie.), audiences can reconnect with the familiarity of a bygone TV sitcom – as staged line-for-line by some of Milwaukee’s funniest actors.

Which show they’ll perform is a secret, which adds an element of surprise to the occasion.

The next Retro show is at 8 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 26, in the Arcade Theatre, 161 W. Wisconsin Ave., lower level. Tickets are $10 in advance and $15 at the door. And it’s BYOB.

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