Longview: Stand-up Rickey Smiley's comedy show Saturday

Published on Thursday, 17 July 2014 22:45 - Written by From Staff Reports

Rickey Smiley will bring his Rickey Smiley & Friends Comedy Show to Longview on Saturday.

For over 25 years, Smiley has entertained as a stand-up comic television host and nationally syndicated radio show personality.

His comedy routines are filled with his funny observations of everyday life. He also is known for his original characters: Mrs. Bernice Jenkins, Lil’ Daryl, Joe Willie and Beauford.

The show is set for 8 p.m. Saturday at Maude Cobb Convention and Activity Complex.

Funds raised will benefit the Boys & Girls Club of Longview, Beautiful Inc., East Texas Barber School and Women’s Center of East Texas, said information from show promoters.

General admission is $42.50 and front-row seating is $52.50.

Tickets may be purchased at Gabriel’s Menswear in Longview, East Texas Barber School in Tyler, Legacy Beauty Salon in Marshall and C&M Entertainment in Henderson.