Public is Invited to ‘Comedy Night’ in Livingston

December 30, 2013 at 7:00 PM

LIVINGSTON, NJ - Once again, top comedians are returning to Livingston for Temple Beth Shalom's annual Comedy Night. This year, Jon Fisch, Andy Pitz and Ray Ellin—top comedians from the New York, Las Vegas and Los Angeles comedy club circuits will be appearing at Hanukkah Hilarity Comedy Night, a special evening of standup comedy presented by the Temple Beth Shalom Men's Club.

The public is invited to attend the event, which will take place on Sat., Jan. 4, at Temple Beth Shalom, 193 East Mt. Pleasant Avenue. Doors open at 8:00 p.m. and show time is at 9:00 p.m. Seating is general admission. Soft drinks and light snacks will be provided at no additional charge. Ticket prices are $25 for advance purchase and $35 at the door. To purchase tickets, go to or the Temple Beth Shalom office. For additional information, call 973-992-3600 or send an email to

This event marks the eleventh year that the synagogue’s Men’s Club will kick off the Livingston entertainment calendar with the look, feel and enjoyment of an evening at a New York City comedy club.

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“Temple Beth Shalom’s Lester Hall will be transformed into a comedy club for a special night of post-holiday laughs open to all in the community,” said the temple’s Men’s Club president, Jeffrey Greif. “We know the holiday season will have come and gone by January 4th and our goal is to extend the holiday spirit into January and help ring in 2014 with a night of laughs and good times for everyone.”  

About the Comedians

  • Headliner Jon Fisch has been featured on Late Night with David Letterman, Comedy Central, and the Montreal Just for Laughs Festival. Fisch regularly appears in New York at the Comic Strip, Comedy Cellar and Gotham Comedy Club, and headlines at comedy clubs from Manhattan to Los Angeles.
  • Andy Pitz can be seen on comedy club stages around the country. He is known as one of “clean faces of comedy” and his CD More Mr. Nice Guy is a major selling comedy album.
  • Ray Ellin has been named one of New York’s “Best Emerging Artists” and “Ten Standout Stand-Ups Worth Watching,” by BackStage magazine. Ellin is the host of LateNet with Ray Ellin and the host of the all new The Gong Show Live.

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