By Times staff
© St. Petersburg Times, published September 13, 2001
Seven comics, most of them veterans of HBO's Def Comedy Jam and BET's Comicview, will share the stage Friday at the Mahaffey Theater, 400 First St. S, St. Petersburg. The bill includes B. Cole, Tony Roberts, CoCo, Diane Corder, Tony Sculfield, Kenny Howell and Damon Williams.
Tickets are $32.50 in advance, $35 at the door. Show time is 8 p.m. For more information, call the box office at (727) 892-5767.
Richard Jeni has starred in four HBO comedy specials, a bad sitcom (UPN's Platypus Man) and several movies, including The Mask with Jim Carrey. He has been a regular on The Tonight Show with both Johnny Carson and Jay Leno. And, after two decades in the comedy biz, he's one of the big names on the circuit.
Jeni comes to the Improv in Tampa for seven shows this weekend: 8 p.m. today; 8 and 10:30 p.m. Friday; 7, 9:30 and 11:30 p.m. Saturday; and 8 p.m. Sunday. Tickets are $18-$22. For more information, call (813) 864-4000.