• Date/time: October 8th, 12:00am to 3:59am
  • Venue: Music Hall


October 7, 2011

Music Hall

Visit www.cincinnatiarts.org for tickets or call 513.621.ARTS.

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Sommore, the original ‘Queen of Comedy’, has emerged as one of America’s top comedic performers consistently delivering sharp sarcasm with an amazing presence. The Trenton, New Jersey native has appeared various shows including Russell Simmons’ ‘Def Comedy Jam’, BET’s ‘Live From LA’, ‘Showtime At The Apollo’ and featured on ‘The Oprah Winfrey Show’. Starring in the ground-breaking Queens of Comedy tour, Sommore was featured on the Showtime special and now has her own successful DVD ‘The Queen Stands Alone’. Her film appearances include Soul Plane, A Miami Tail, Friday After Next and Something New.

Damon Williams is a Chicago native has had numerous television appearances including BET’s ‘Comic View’ annually since ’94 and his own one hour special. He’s been featured on BET LIVE, hosted several episodes of the legendary ‘Showtime at the Apollo’, Showtime Network’s half-hour comedy series ‘JAMIE FOXX presents LAFFAPALOOZA’ and opened for the highly successful Kings Of Comedy Tour. Most recently he was featured on ‘Martin Lawrence presents First Amendment Standup’ on Starz and is currently a regular feature on ‘The Tom Joyner Morning Show’ with a segment called ‘The Seriously Ignant News’.

Mark Curry is an American actor and comedian. He is best known as the star of the ABC sitcom ‘Hangin’ with Mr. Cooper’, and as one of the various hosts of the syndicated series ‘It’s Showtime at the Apollo’.

Gary Owen has been entertaining America for over a decade with his side-splitting comedy performing in all of the major comedy rooms across America. The Cincinnati native can be seen on Tyler Perry’s extremely successful ‘House Of Payne’ as the new barber, Zach. Additionally, Owen has been seen in such films as Little Man with the Wayans Brothers, Rebound, and Daddy Day Care with Eddie Murphy.

Earthquake is an explosive comedic performer unlike any other. His stand-up comedy is at its peak, his ability to engage an audience is nationally known and he is now being heralded by critics as one of the most talented comedians in the country. Earthquake’s charm and good nature are apparent as he delivers his straight-ahead humor. Yet he pulls no punches, touching on a variety of topics in his comedy act. Aside from keeping everyone in stitches, Earthquake is also a talented actor, soon to be seen in the upcoming movie Getting Played with Vivica Fox and Bill Bellamy.