About the show:
The Worcester Fire Fighters Local 1009 presents a night of comedy featuring Kendra Cunningham, James Dorsey, Jimmy Dunn, Chris Tabb and Tony V. 100% of the proceeds will benefit the Ava Roy Fund. Come out and enjoy this great event with some of the funniest comedians on the East Coast, while honoring fallen hero and firefighter Christopher Roy. A limited number of VIP tickets are available that include a pre-show party with the comedians beginning at 6:30 PM. The VIP party is generously catered by The Flying Rhino Cafe, 278 Shrewsbury Street, Giovanni's Bakery, 207 Hope Ave, and Pepe's Italian Restaurant, 274 Franklin Street, and also includes a cash bar.
About the comedians:
About the comedians:
Kendra Cunningham has been named as a comic to watch by Time Out New York and has been compared to Groucho Marx and Mae West by the UK’s Chortle. She has twice appeared on NBC’s “Last Comic Standing,” gaining two spots in the top 100 jokes of the season.
Winner of the Catch a New Rising Star competition and the Plymouth Rock Comedy Festival, James Dorsey has shared the stage with Jerry Seinfeld, Patrice O’Neal, Jim Gaffigan, Michael Ian Black, Joe Rogan, Gilbert Gottfried, Lenny Clarke, Mick Foley and Steven Wright.
Jimmy Dunn is most recognized from the CBS sitcom “The McCarthys,” where he co-starred as Sean McCarthy. He has performed on some of the comedy world's biggest stages, including Montreal’s Just For Laughs Comedy Festival, “The Late Show with David Letterman,” “Conan” and Comics Come Home with Denis Leary.
Chris Tabb’s hilarious performances and huge stage presence have led him to appear on television shows such as “NESN Comedy All Stars,” BET’s “ComicView” and even The Food Network’s “Cake Challenge.”
Named “Funniest Person in Massachusetts” by Showtime television, Tony V has appeared on HBO, the Arts and Entertainment Network, Comedy Central and MTV. He has also worked with Jay Leno, Adam Sandler, Ice T, Conan O’Brien and countless other friends and nationally known acts.