Top comedians Max Mitchell, Shann Carr and Evan Warner perform June 23 at Runway Bar & Restaurant Cathedral City along with fab musicians Chip Prince and Dwane Hathorn. Come early for dinner by Runway’s great chef.
“Full Length & Uncut” is an evening of standup comedy and fun songs you won’t soon forget! Spend a memorable night with friends laughing at side splitting jokes and listening to fun songs by Cole Porter, Noel Coward, Kander & Ebb, Sandy Wilson, Jacque Brel, Fats Waller, Sheldon Harnick, Noble Sissel, Eubie Blake, and Rogers & Hammerstein.
Local comedian & singer MAX MITCHELL, Headliner, is an award-winning filmmaker, writer and comedian living in Southern California. He has performed stand-up comedy in top clubs across the United States and his native Canada.
Max started out as an actor, singer before writing many screenplays, stage plays and novels. Max’s play “Life Support” was published in The Best American Short Plays along with plays by such distinguished playwrights as Steve Martin and David Mamet and was called “a tour de force achievement … and unforgettable” by the LA Times. Mitchell was a two-time finalist in the Writers Film Project and received an Edward Albee Artist’s Fellowship and Canada Council.
He has written, produced and directed two feature-length film comedies “Get Your Stuff” and “Horror in the Wind.”
Max studied acting with the legendary Uta Hagen at HB Studio in New York.
Comedy credits include: Gotham NYC, New York Comedy Club, Comedy Store Hollywood, Flappers, Yuk Yuks Toronto, Second City Toronto and Agua Caliente Casino Palm Springs, to name a few. Comedy-Max.com
CHIP PRINCE, Music Director/piano, has had over 30 years of experience playing piano and conducting Broadway shows and tours, including 22 years living in New York City. He served as Associate Conductor on the National Tour of Newsies and can be heard playing piano in the Broadway HD movie. Originally from New Hampshire, Chip attended Brigham Young University in Utah and music-directed shows at Sundance Summer Theatre in the 1980s. New York and National Tour keyboard and/or conducting credits include Les Misérables, Sunset Boulevard, Miss Saigon, Mary Poppins, Ragtime, The Fantasticks, Deaf West’s Big River, Baz Luhrmann’s La Bohème, and A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder. Other musical interests include choral singing, arranging, playing French horn and euphonium, and accompanying English, Scottish, and contra dance.
SHANN CARR, Comedian, has been making Palm Springs audiences laugh for a long time. Known as the gay man’s lesbian, Carr has been entertaining audiences from deserts to high seas cruises for longer than she’ll admit. A tireless fundraiser for local charities, Shann is so popular almost anyone in town has a punchline of hers that they use as their own! Don’t be surprised if someday Shann is elected Mayor of Palm Springs! ShannCarr.com
EVAN WARNER, Comedian, is an LA based comedian mostly known for his work on Road Battle at the Comedy Store in Hollywood. Recently, Evan won the title Roast Battle Undercard Champion. Openly bisexual, he grew up in Hawaii with his twin sister. Evan entertains audiences with personal stories and self-criticism. @tisevanwarner
DWANE A. HATHORN, drums, aka “da pocket,” has been a professional drummer for more than 25 years. Equally comfortable with all kinds of music, Dwane shines playing Blues, Jazz, R&B, Big Band and Rock & Roll. He has played in many different bands showcasing all styles. Dwane created the blues band Aunt Kizzyz Boyz, that represented San Diego, in the International Blues Challenge in Memphis Tennessee 2006, and placed 2nd. He also won the San Diego Music Award twice with The Bill MaGee Blues Band.
Admission: $20 Pre-sale + $20 minimum per person Food/Drink. 21+ yrs.
Seating: 7:30 pm | Dinner Reservations can be made during the ticket buying process