The Joplin Globe, Joplin, MO

Lifestyles

January 18, 2013

Comedians to raise money for new Stained Glass Theatre

JOPLIN, Mo. — Two comedians will help raise funds for a new theater building for Stained Glass Theatre. Marian Kelly and Kent Rader will be featured in "A Night of Comedy," which will be presented at 7 p.m. Saturday at Mount Hope Church of Christ, located at 2830 Mount Hope Road in Webb City.

Both comedians have a reputation for clean and clever comedy that is inspirational and uplifting.

Kelly is a comedian who has been featured on "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno," A&E's "An Evening at the Improv" and "Sweet Valley High." She has shared a stage with Tim Allen, Jeff Foxworthy and Christopher Titus.

Rader is also a motivational speaker and author who has been featured on NPR's "Talk of the Nation," Sirius satellite radio and "Who's Laughing Now." He is a winner of the Branson Comedy Festival and the author of "Let it Go, Just Let it Go."

Tickets: $20. Proceeds will go toward the theater's capital campaign for a new building on land donated by Mercy Hospital. Stained Glass Theatre's former building was destroyed in the May 22 tornado.

Details: 417-626-1293.

1
Text Only
Lifestyles
Speaking of Gardens

Facebook
Poll

Have you ever served as a volunteer for your state's conservation department?

A. Yes.
B. No.
     View Results
Parade
Magazine

Click HERE to read all your Parade favorites including Hollywood Wire, Celebrity interviews and photo galleries, Food recipes and cooking tips, Games and lots more.
Twitter Updates
Follow us on twitter