West Virginia University at Parkersburg’s Distinguished Performance Series presents Dan Kamin’s “Comedy in Motion” on Thursday, March 26 at 7 p.m. in the College Activities Center.
In this evening of satirical fun, Kamin will take you on “a cheap tour of the expensive performing arts.” Using incredible physical and verbal skills, Kamin lampoons everyone from pompous opera singers to sleazy magicians. To preview his talents, visit: www.dankamin.com.
Kamin created Johnny Depp’s comedy moves in “Benny and Joon” and trained Robert Downey Jr. for his Oscar-nominated performance in “Chaplin.” Dan also played Old Chief Wood’nhead in the cult classic “Creepshow 2” and created the weird movement of the Martian girl in Tim Burton’s horror film spoof “Mars Attacks.”
Tickets are currently on sale in the WVU Parkersburg Business Office (8 a.m. – 4 p.m.). For tickets by mail, call (304) 424-8223 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for students. WVU Parkersburg students may purchase special advance tickets for themselves and one guest for $2 each in the Business Office. All tickets at the door will be regular price.
This performance is presented in partnership with the Smoot Theatre where Kamin will present “Funny Bones: The Comedy of Charlie Chaplin” on Friday, March 25. For tickets, call (304) 422-PLAY.
West Virginia University at Parkersburg encourages persons with disabilities to participate. If you anticipate needing any type of accommodation or have questions about the physical access provided, please contact (304) 424-8248 or (304) 424-8227 for TTD in advance of your participation.