An Intimate Evening With Tony Woods & Richelle Claiborne
Venue: The Ante Room
Address: 219 W. Water St. Charlottesville, VA 22902
Tony Woods is recognized by fans and peers as one of the most engaging comedians to get behind a microphone. He talks about nothing and everything the same time, with a profound prophetic aloofness that seems to encompass everything. With his own half hour Comedy Central special under his belt and appearances on BET’s Comic View, the Apollo, P. Diddy’s Bad Boys of Comedy on HBO, as well as three appearances on the legendary Def Comedy Jam, Tony has solidified his place in stand up comedy. His recent travels to comedy festivals in Australia, China, Japan, the Middle East, the Netherlands and all over the United Kingdom, coupled with his performance on the Comedy Central World Tour and USO Tour has made Tony Woods a favorite not only at home, but also across the world. Hear it said time and time again…”everyone loves Tony Woods!”
Richelle Claiborne has been performing since the age of 4. Her musical styling is an eclectic mix of genres and attitudes, and her soulful voice will move you. Richelle has performed up and down the East Coast singing everything from jazz to metal to her own blend of original tunes and spoken word poetry aptly named “The Richelle Show”. Richelle has written 2 albums, several chap books, a one-woman show, and has made music with with countless other gifted musicians for the past 20 years.
Ayinde Williams, awarded jazz pianist, known for playing with Dan Nimmer, Benny Green, Christian McBride, Trombone Shorty, and Dee Dee Bridgewater, will be accompanying Richelle Claiborne.
21+ // $12 ADV // $15 DOS // 7:30 PM Doors // 8:30 PM Show