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88.9 Presents: The Opening Ceremony w/ Carmen Lagala
May 9 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm CDTFree
88Nine Radio Milwaukee Presents: The Opening Ceremony with Carmen Lagala DOORS – 5PM COMEDY – 6:30PM About Carmen Lagala: CARMEN LAGALA is a New York City based stand-up comedian who made her network television debut in 2018 on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert. Originally from Vermont, Carmen endears audiences with her small-town charm, delivering jokes that are smart, dark, dirty and playful. She regularly features for comedian Hari Kondabolu at the best clubs and theaters across the country, and recently appeared in the web sketch “Dollar Store Therapist” for Comedy Central. FEATURING STAND-UP BY: Raegan Niemela Duval Culpepper Elizabeth Norman Karl Hess Carmen Lagala COME EARLY FOR 414 LIVE with Caley Conway (5:30PM) FACEBOOK RSVP: https://www.facebook.com/events/344907749489011/ *LINE-UP SUBJECT TO CHANGE* About the Cream City Comedy Festival: CCCF is Wisconsin’s Premiere Independent Stand-Up Comedy Festival. All shows are free to attend! At the end of each show, we collect donations for the year’s local/regional organization of choice. In past years, we have benefited Wisconsin NAMI, ACLU, The Milwaukee COA, and the Wisconsin Humane Society. We are a non-profit group, showcasing the unique voices that Milwaukee, the surrounding areas, and the country has to offer; We’ve featured comedians that have been on Netflix, HBO, Comedy Central, NBC, and more! ___________________________________________________________________ About the United Performer Arts Fund: UPAF has been setting the stage for more than 50 years by providing critical investment in our region’s vibrant performing arts scene. Since its inception, UPAF has raised over $300 million for the performing arts. UPAF funding is critical to the sustainability of these community treasures and allows them to focus on what they do best: creating, performing, inspiring and educating. UPAF receives NO government funding. All dollars raised come from generous individuals, companies and foundations. In fiscal year 2018, UPAF allocated more than $9 million to support the performing arts in our community. Learn more at UPAF.org