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Ames Center - Proscenium Main Stage Hall
formerly Burnsville Performing Arts Center 12600 Nicollet Ave. Burnsville, MN 55337
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The Burnsville Performing Arts Center is happy to announce the annual fundraising event for the Burnsville Rotary. Burnsville Rotary, with the generous support of the Walser Foundation, will proudly host Comedy for Caring, their 36th annual community fundraising event. Featuring Chicago’s famous comedy theatre group, this special performance will include some of the very best sketches, songs and improvisations from The Second City’s 50-year history. No topic or subject matter is off limits during this night of hilarious satire and cutting-edge improv!

Founded in Chicago in 1959, The Second City has become the premier training ground for the comedy world’s best and brightest. Its alumni list reads like a “who’s who” of American comedy: Joan Rivers, Peter Boyle, Harold Ramis, John Belushi, Dan Aykroyd, Bill Murray, Gilda Radner, George Wendt, Martin Short, John Candy, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Tim Meadows, Chris Farley, Mike Myers, Steve Carell, Stephen Colbert, Tina Fey and countless others

<em>Darlings</em> Joke Joint Comedy Club <em>The Master Builder</em> <em>Booty and the Beast</em> <em>Urinetown: The Musical</em> Metropolitan Ballet: <em>Sleeping Beauty</em>