The Healing Power of Comedy July 4 – July 10 | It’s intuitive: Laughter makes us feel better. Now more than ever, let’s tap into comedy’s incredible power to uplift us, foster empathy, and boost our emotional health.
Sister Act | Join us for our FREE “Riverside Saturday” series at Comedy Center Park, featuring live music from We Speak Canadian, a showing of Sister Act and more! When vivacious lounge singer Deloris (Whoopi Goldberg) is witness to a crime, she is relocated and set up as a nun in a California convent for her protection. Deloris proceeds to change the quiet lives of the her new sisters when she joins the convent’s choir — and quickly turns them into a vibrant and soulful act that gains widespread attention.
Limited seating is available, so we recommend bringing lawn chairs and blankets. Beer, wine, and snacks will be available for purchase.
JULY 10, 2021
WE SPEAK CANADIAN @ 7:00PM
MOVIE @ DUSK APPROX. 8:45PM
NATIONAL COMEDY CENTER
The National Comedy Center, the United States’ official cultural institution dedicated to the art form of comedy, announced its full event schedule for this summer, featuring the debut of themed Summer Fun Weeks from June 20 through August 7, 2021, celebrating many of the most beloved comedy genres and talent. Each week, a special type of comedy will be honored, including slapstick comedy, comedy in the workplace, buddy comedies, cartooning and animation, and more.
Summer Fun Weeks will culminate with a weekly, free outdoor comedy movie during the Comedy Center’s Riverside Saturdays at Comedy Center Park, situated behind the National Comedy Center alongside the Jamestown Riverwalk on the Chadakoin River. Riverside Saturdays will run from June 26 through August 7 and feature music, a new outdoor patio café/bar and fun activities for the entire family on Saturday evenings starting at 7 pm, with entertainment by live bands, including The Untouchables, St. Vith, Uptown Fever and For the People, and family comedy shows from comedian and variety entertainer Nels Ross. The feature film will start each Saturday at dusk (8:45 pm) on two jumbo outdoor screens.