Thursday Aug 08

 

TOKENS R' US IS A RAIN OR SHINE INDOOR EVENT!  

 

Enjoy a splash of live comedy and music from local performers of color at the Blue Cross RiverRink Summerfest edition of Tokens R' Us.

 

Kick back in our air-conditioned Lodge and watch a panel-style comedy show Tokens R' Us where ethnically diverse comedians of color discuss being “the only one” who looks like them, followed by live music performances and a stand-up comedy hour called Universally Funny featuring performers from all walks of life.

Experience Tokens R' Us every second Thursday of the month at 9 pm, starting June through August at Blue Cross RiverRink, 101 S Christopher Columbus Blvd, Philadelphia, PA 19106.

 

Show dates:

Thursday, July 11: Comedians Danish Maqbool, Edward Liu, Yeyode Travis, Alyssa Al-Dookhi, Oprah Keys, Alejandro Morales, Franklin Neblett, and more with DJ Mr. Smith and a special musical performance by Great Time.

Thursday, August 8: Comedians Franklin NeblettBrittany Johann, Darryl Charles, Tarshara Baker, Neeharika Simha, and many more with DJ Mr. Smith and a special musical performance by Missy Belgre.

 

Hosted by comedian and writer Malaika Carpenter

 

Tickets are just $10 each. ORDER NOW.

 

Here’s what to expect:

  • Arrive at 9:00 PM to catch Tokens R' Us. This panel-style comedy show brings together ethnically diverse comedians of color to play games and tell stories about what it means to be “the only one” who looks like them in a room. Hopefully, everyone leaves the show more culturally aware.

  • Stay for a live music performance. There’s an all-new guest every time!

  • Then hang out for a stand-up comedy hour called Universally Funny. See the comedians from the Tokens R' Us panel PLUS enjoy a wide range of culturally diverse comedians—both local and out-of-town.


Be sure to catch all the shows in this monthly series since there’s a new lineup every time!

To learn more, follow Tokens R' US on social media @tokensruscomedy!

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