Events in Shakespeare's Lower Level

Friday
December 6th | Doors: 5:30 pm - Show:6:30 pm

  • Da Manitowc Minute's Charlie Berens Live at Shakespeare's (Early Show)

Comedian, host, actor and Emmy-winning journalist Charlie Berens is a dynamic talent in the comedy world. Berens is the creator and star of the Manitowoc Minute. In 6 months he transformed the viral video series into an hour-long variety show selling out venues, sometimes within minutes. Charlie’s career extends beyond the Manitowoc Minute. From creating content for Funny or Die, TBS Digital and Fox Sports 1, to hosting shows for Fox, CBS Sports Network and Variety, Berens’ skill set proves invaluable in a rapidly changing media landscape.

Advance Tickets: $25

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Friday
December 6th | Doors: 8:30 pm - Show:9:30 pm

  • Da Manitowc Minute's Charlie Berens Live at Shakespeare's (Late Show)

Comedian, host, actor and Emmy-winning journalist Charlie Berens is a dynamic talent in the comedy world. Berens is the creator and star of the Manitowoc Minute. In 6 months he transformed the viral video series into an hour-long variety show selling out venues, sometimes within minutes. Charlie’s career extends beyond the Manitowoc Minute. From creating content for Funny or Die, TBS Digital and Fox Sports 1, to hosting shows for Fox, CBS Sports Network and Variety, Berens’ skill set proves invaluable in a rapidly changing media landscape.

Advance Tickets: $25

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Saturday
December 7th | Doors: 8:00 pm - Show:9:00 pm

  • Gifts Of The Soil Pt. 3: OVACiiR and The Groove Band

OMNI EPIC ENTERTAINMENT PRESENTS: GIFTS OF THE SOIL PT. 3: COSMIC GROOVE ft. OCACiiR wsg: The Groove Band

Advance Tickets: $10
Price At The Door: $15 | Over 21

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Sunday
December 8th | Doors: 7:00 pm - Show:8:00 pm

Price At The Door: $5 | All Ages

Thursday
December 12th | Doors: 8:00 pm - Show:9:00 pm

  • Ryan Singer live at Shakespeare's Lower Level

Ryan Singer is the rarest of breeds: A comic’s comic who electrifies mainstream audiences with material that is both uncompromising and unpretentious. LaughSpin says, “With his high-energy delivery and unpretentious leanings, there’s not a lot to dislike about comedian Ryan Singer. And it’s not just us saying it: In the last few years, he’s won over audiences headlining the nation’s finer comedy clubs and was hailed by Marc Maron in Rolling Stone as a comedian “who should be big.”

Advance Tickets: $7
Price At The Door: $10 | Over 21

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Saturday
December 14th | Doors: 7:00 pm - Show:8:00 pm

Advance Tickets: $5
Price At The Door: $10 | Over 21

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Sunday
December 15th | Doors: 2:00 pm

  • KVBA Winter Blues Series

Hey Kalamazoo Let's get our Blues on. The Winter Blues Series kicks off December 15, 2019 at Shakespeare's Lower Level with Hank Mowery & the Hawktones and Big Trouble!

Saturday
December 21st | Doors: 8:00 pm - Show:9:00 pm

  • UNCLEE'S ANNUAL PAY IT FORWARD COMEDY SHOWCASE

UncLee's Barber Shop has a goal of providing the community with a place rooted in love and giving. As and extension of that and in an effort to raise money for Pay-It-Forward and Kids Who Read programs Unc Lee himself will be taking the stage. Please join us for this amazing night of comedy and community and help us raise money for these great programs while having a great time.

Advance Tickets: $15

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Friday
December 27th

  • The Winter Chill w/ Comedian Mike Bonner

From 2008 - 2012, The Winter Chill was the signature holiday event held in Kalamazoo to kick back and enjoy the wine down from the Christmas season but also get ready to move into the new year. Well after much outcry and public demand, Omni Epic Entertainment & Shakespeare's Lower Level presents The Winter Chill returns Friday December 27 at Shakespeare's Lower Level. We are bringing back all of the chill vibes and grooves just like year's past, BUT, with a twist. Comedian Mike Bonner from Detroit, MI will be the featured act for the evening. With a career spanning two decades, Bonner has featured as a comic on BET’s Comicview, Comics Unleashed, writer and performer for P. Diddy Presents the Bad Boys of Comedy and a litany of other TV, stage & radio appearances. Along with special guest, Dj Chuck setting the mood for dancing, this will be a night filled with laughs and fun.

Friday
January 17th | Doors: 8:00 pm - Show:9:00 pm

Price At The Door: $10 | Over 21

Sunday
January 19th | Doors: 8:00 pm - Show:9:00 pm

  • Brad Wenzel live at Shakespeare's Lower Level

Brad Wenzel is most known for his offbeat, non sequitur comedy / one-liners. His dry delivery and unassuming presence are what set him apart from other comedians. A product of the Detroit comedy scene and now residing in Los Angeles, Brad has made 3 stand-up appearances on CONAN. Brads debut album Sweet Nothings was released on Jack Whites label, Third Man Records and can be heard on Sirius XM. Other credits include: first place at the Great American Comedy Festival, New Faces at the Montreal Just For Laughs Festival, and Bob & Tom. Look, if it helps at all, a handful of comedians you have heard of (Patton Oswalt, Amy Schumer, Brian Posehn) think Brad is funny so thats something.

Advance Tickets: $7
Price At The Door: $10 | Over 21

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Sunday
February 9th | Doors: 7:00 pm - Show:8:00 pm

Advance Tickets: $7
Price At The Door: $10 | Over 21

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Saturday
March 14th

  • Pre-St Patricks Day Party with Rock Rx

Come rock out the Saturday before St. Patrick's day with Rock Rx and Shakespeare's! More info coming soon!!!!!!

Wednesday
April 15th | Doors: 6:00 pm - Show:7:00 pm

  • Pauly Shore Returns to Shakespeares Lower Level!!!!

Pauly Shore tasted super-stardom in 1990 when his precedent-setting MTV show "Totally Pauly" hit the airwaves to major fan approval. The show ran for six years, leading him to numerous TV and film roles, including the one-hour HBO TV special, “Pauly Does Dallas” and starring in films like "Jury Duty," "In the Army Now," "Bio Dome," and those that are currently trending on Netflix, “Encino Man,” “Son In Law,” and “The Goofy Movie.”

Advance Tickets: $25

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