Aurora Theatre has been hosting the best local and national comedians since opening our new location in 2007. Aurora Comedy Nights is hosted by bright young comedienne Katie Causey. Katie is a member of multiple improv and sketch comedy groups in Athens and in Atlanta. She is a recent UGA grad and an alumnus of the very first Aurora Theatre Apprentice Company.
Friday & Saturday, August 26 & 27
7:15pm and 9:15pm
About the Comedians:
You’ve seen BIG KENNY on Shaquille O’Neal’s “All Star Comedy Jam”, Bounce TV’s “Off The Chain” & Bill Bellamy’s “Who’s Got Jokes!”. He mixes a great blend of down home humor with side splitting everyday situations that makes him one of the best comics touring today!
Damon Sumner has been bringing laughter to people’s lives even before he held a mic on a stage. Since starting standup in Atlanta in 2010, Damon has shared the stage with numerous headliners, nationally and internationally, like Todd Glass, Iliza Shlesinger, Duncan Trussell, George Wallace and many more. Damon has performed overseas and even helped open the first mainland comedy club in China, Kungfu Comedy Club. Fresh off the recent birth of his third child, Damon is seeking to take his comedy career to the next level, one stage at a time.
Joel Byars’ unique style has been developed over years of sharing the stage with veteran comedians like: Ron White, Brian Regan, Kathleen Madigan, Donnell Rawlings, and Margaret Cho. When not touring around the country, Mr. Byars can be found hosting Decatur’s longest running comedy show, Funny Monkey at Java Monkey, every Wednesday. His hosting skills can also be heard on his critically acclaimed Hot Breath! Podcast that NPR describes to be “discovering the desire to be a comedian, their craft and their unifying bond found within the world of stand up comedy.” Comedy legend Paul Provenza has also acclaimed Joel “more than funny – he’s a true and fearless comedian.” Most recently, he was crowned the 2016 National Champion of Search For The One Comedy Competition.
Katie Causey is an actor and comedian living in Atlanta, Georgia. She graduated from the University of Georgia (with two degrees she’s currently not using) and was a member of the first ever Apprenticeship Company at the Aurora Theatre. Since completing the Apprenticeship Katie has immersed herself in Atlanta’s ever growing film industry working with Burger King, the PGA, and Coca-Cola for a variety of commercials. Katie’s main passion, however, is comedy. Whether she is performing stand-up, improvising with the group, BANSHEE Improv, or acting, Katie loves making people laugh. When performing stand-up, Katie enjoys making current events as silly as possible and sharing stories from her time growing up in middle Georgia. For updates check out her website: www.KatieCausey.com or her improv group’s website: www.BansheeImprov.com
4 Tickets to an Aurora Comedy Nights show = $80.32
6 Flexible Admissions (that NEVER expire) to ANY Aurora Comedy Night = $69.60
You know you want this deal, right?
Call 678.226.6222 and ask about the ComedyTix punchcard or Inquire at the Box Office. You’d be crazy not to.
August 26-27 with Headliner Big Kenny
June 17 2017
Season Finale on the Mainstage