Jimmy Tingle's American Dream: Live on Screen & Stage
Saturday, September 15, 2012 from 7:00 PM to 8:45 PM (EDT)
“Jimmy Tingle’s American Dream” is a one-hour tour de force of comedy, commentary and conversation with some of America’s most iconic personalities and social critics, as well as family, friends and total strangers as they speak up and speak out on the American Dream. As he weaves his stand up comedy career into the fabric of the American Dream, you’ll meet Oscar winners and comedians, historians and the homeless as he aspires to make us laugh, to make us think, and encourages us to dream.
Featuring the interviews and opinions of Howard Zinn, Robert Altman, Ed Schultz, Mort Sahl, Janeane Garafalo, Sean Hannity, Lewis Black, Margery Eagan, Jim Braude, Bobcat Goldthwaite, Al Franken, Robert Reich, Colin Quinn, Barry Crimmins, Jimmy’s mother Frances and more. Music with Willie Nelson, The Mighty,Mighty Bosstones, The Neighborhoods, and Jimmy Tingle on harmonica. Written and produced by Jimmy Tingle and edited and directed by Vincent Straggas of Flag Day Productions <http://www.flagdayproductions.com> .
When & Where
Boston Comedy Festival
For over a decade the Boston Comedy Festival has been the “Comic’s Comedy Festival,” showcasing the most innovative up and coming stand-up comedians in the country, the go-to for the industry looking for their next big comedy star. It is a great opportunity for audiences to get an inside look at the best comics of today in a city legendary for producing comedy genius.