STAND UP FOR KIDS COMEDY FUNDRAISER
On Saturday, September 07, 2019, Kids Talk Child Advocacy Center will host its' 5th Annual Stand Up For Kids fundraising event, featuring Jeff Allen as our headline comedian. Proceeds will benefit abused and neglected children served by Kids Talk. This website is the exclusive site to buy VIP tickets for an amazing night of food, fun, and camaraderie. The VIP evening will feature a night of stand up comedy, heavy hors d'oeuvres, drinks, and a silent auction at the beautiful downtown Paramount Theatre Ballroom. The comedy will kick off with an Amateur Comedy Competition between three local celebrities: Sheriff Scott Mellinger, St. Vincent Hospital's Wendy Buck, and Pastor Rick Vale of Central Christian Church and Artistic Director of The Alley Theatre. The evening will culminate with our headline professional comedian, Jeff Allen. Each celebrity amateur will compete, representing a different Madison County children's-serving charity. The winner will be chosen by audience vote and the charity represented by the winner will receive $1,000 of the event proceeds.
About our headliner:
A favorite of Dry Bar Comedy, Jeff Allen is bringing his The America I Grew Up In tour to Anderson, Indiana as part of the Stand Up for Kids comedy fundraiser. Jeff combines his clean, hilarious humor like no other comedian working today.
Performing comedy for over three decades, Jeff's work has been seen on every cable comedy show in the U.S. including Comedy Central's Premium Blend and VH1's Standup Spotlight including his one-hour special, Happy Wife, Happy Life . He's been featured on the Grand Old Opry, the U.S. Comedy Arts Festival in Aspen and the Montreal Just for Laughs International Comedy Festival-the world's most prestigious comedy venues.
Jeff is regarded as one of the premiere clean comedians working today. Most of his humor centers on marriage and living with teenages - material to which everyone can relate.