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Spotswood Firehouse to Host Comedy Fundraiser

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SPOTSWOOD, NJ - Shake off the winter doldrums for a night of laughs at the Spotswood Firehouse on Main Street on Saturday, February 20. The volunteer fire department is hosting a fundraiser from 7 p.m. until 11 p.m., featuring comedians Jeff Pirrami and Eric McMahonhttp://www.ericmcmahon.com/.

The evening of comedy also features a hot and cold buffet that includes beer, wine and soda. Tickets for the event encompasses dinner and the comedy show. The cost is $50 per person. All the proceeds for the event will go to benefit the Spotswood Volunteer Fire Department.

McMahon regularily headlines at New York City comedy clubs like Caroline's and The Comic Strip. He's also performed in nightclubs in Las Vegas, Reno and Atlantic City. McMahon has also opened up for numerous comedians including Kevin James, Ray Romano and Drew Carey. The comedian is also a writer and actor that recently appeared in an off-off Broadway production titled, "The Chill on Lake St. Claire."

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Pirrami also regularity performs in clubs and casinos in Las Vegas and Atlantic City. Currently, he is in the cast of "The Burlesque Show" in Atlantic City. Pirrami uses his comedic talents in acting roles and works as a chef and friar as well.

Tickets and additional information can be obtained by calling 732-251-3460 and choosing option seven.

The Spotswood Firehouse is located at 495 Main Street.

 

 

 

 

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