Partial proceeds benefit: Institute on Aging’s "Friendship Line" AND Legal Assistance to the Elderly. http://www.koshercomedy.com/beneficiaries
This year’s headliner is Wendy Liebman (Tonight Show, David Letterman, Showtime, America’s Got Talent...).
*Dana Eagle (Last Comic Standing, Comedy Central)
*Mike Fine (NY-based comedian whose style is reminiscent of the Borscht Belt comedians, NY Friars Club Roasts staff writer)
*Kung Pao creator, Lisa Geduldig
Kung Pao features Yiddish proverbs in its fortune cookies, including: With one tuchus, you can’t dance at two weddings and A goat may have a beard, but that doesn’t make it a rabbi.
Attendees sit family-style at either an 5pm Dinner Show or an 8:30pm Cocktail Show at tables of 10 named (in ABC order): Barbra Streisand, Borscht Belt, Bubbelah, Catskills, Chicken Soup, Chopped Liver, Chutzpah, Fanny Brice, Farklempt, Gefilte Fish, Gilda Radner, Guilt, Hava Nagilah, Henny Youngman, Jackie Mason, Joan Rivers, Kasha Varnishkas, Kvetch, Latkes, Lenny Bruce, Mah Jongg, Manischewitz, Marx Brothers, Matzoh Brei, Meshugganah, Milton Berle, New York Bagel, Nosh, Rodney Dangerfield, Sammy Davis Jr, Schmooze, Seinfeld, Totie Fields, Treyf, Woody Allen, and Yenta.
Wendy Liebman (Photo credit: Dana Patrick)
Dana Eagle (Photo credit: Laura Burke)
Mike Fine (Photo credit: Brian Berkowitz/Twilight Artistry)