FREE Laugh Factory Comedy Camp This Summer

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The Laugh Factory is looking for children and youths aged 9-16 to be part of its annual free Comedy Camp. It’s a community service for at-risk kids. Need to move fast if interested. Tryouts are this Saturday, see information below.


Hosted by: Dane Cook

WHAT: FREE 8-10 Week Laugh Factory Comedy Camp for Kids

WHO: Urban Children ages 9-16, Particularly Those Considered

“At-Risk,” Who Want to Learn Stand-Up Comedy.

WHY: To Teach a Talent That Promotes Self-Esteem

WHEN: Saturday, June 27th from 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

WHERE: Laugh Factory
8001 Sunset Boulevard
Hollywood, CA 90046

CONTACT: Laugh Factory: Phone (323) 656-1336 ext. 1

VIDEO: Supervisor Ridley-Thomas Honors 'The Whispers'

Supervisor Ridley-Thomas honors the sensational R&B group The Whispers – Walter Scott, Wallace Scott, Nicholas Caldwell and Leaveil Degree – in recognition of their more than 45 years of success in the music industry and in honor of National Black Music Month. The group formed in Watts.

The Whispers To Be Honored At Tuesday's Board Meeting


The all-time great R&B group, The Whispers, who formed 45 years ago in Watts, will be honored at next Tuesday’s Board of Supervisors meeting by Supervisor Ridley-Thomas. With 30 albums to their credit and countless hits including, “Rock Steady,” “And the Beat Goes On,” and “It’s a Love Thing,” The Whispers will be presented with a Scroll of Appreciation at 9:30 a.m. on June 23rd in the Board Hearing Room at 500 West Temple Street.