LACONIA — Comedy legends Kenny Rogerson and Ace Aceto who are regulars in Las Vegas, Atlantic City, and on cruise ships will be appearing together on the same show, Saturday, Sept. 14 at 8 p.m. at Pitman's Freight room in Laconia.
Tickets are $15 and may be purchased in advance by contacting Pitman's at (603) 527-0043 or (603) 494-3334 or tickets may be purchased at the door the night of the show. Pittman's is a BYOB venue and it is air conditioned.
"These are two of the best in the business," said Dick Mitchell, owner of Pitman's. "The comedy shows have been just great but these are two of the top names in New England comedy and beyond. We're coming back to our busy time and we wanted to start the fall with a great lineup."
For the past 20 years Rogerson has been one of the top comedians in the region and among the best comics nation wide. As well as making regular stops to perform in Las Vegas and Atlantic City, Rogerson has made appearances on the late night talk shows including Letterman, and Conan O'Brien as well as having been seen on Comedy Central, Showtime's "A Pair of Jokers," Evening at the Improv, Fox Television Network's "Sunday Comics," MTV and has made film appearances in "Fever Pitch" and "There's Something About Mary." He has also performed at the prestigious Comics Come Home.
Rogerson has appeared as "Kevin the Biker Fireman" on the FX hit show "Rescue Me" and as "Pat the Cop" on ABC's "It's All Relative."
Frequently referred to as "the funniest man you've never heard of," Rogerson combines a brilliant wit and an understated sarcasm that has led him to the nation's top clubs. He is simply one of the funniest comedians in the business.
Aceto has appeared on Stand Up-Stand-Up and Short Attention Span Theater for Comedy Central as well as having appeared at the top clubs across the country. He is a regular at the Comedy Connections in New England, as well as Catch a Rising Star, The Comedy Factory, Joker's Wild, and Comix at Foxwoods.
Ace Aceto (Courtesy photo)
Kenny Rogerson (Courtesy photo)