The show, happening on Jan. 8, will feature four notable African-American comedians, including Teddy Carpenter, Chris Thomas, Shuckey Duckey and Alonzo "Hamburger" Jones. The host of the show will be the lovely actor/author Bern Nadette Stanis (pictured), whom you should remember as Thelma Evans, aka the original "It" girl from the '70s sitcom, Good Times.
$39.50. 8 p.m. Ovens Auditorium, 2700 E. Independence Blvd. 704-522-6500. www.ovensauditorium.com.