Character comedian Etta May headlines Crackers Comedy Club in the Indianapolis cultural district Broad Ripple Village March 31 to April 4. Etta May trades on white trash, poking fun at an entire sector of the United States through imitation, which let’s remember is the highest form of compliment. This rough around the edges lady offers a realistic and unique view of life, family and the world. Tickets to her show in Broad Ripple Village range from $10.00 to $22.00. Show times vary between 8:00 pm and 10:30 pm. Don’t miss Etta May at this favorite north Indianapolis comedy club.
Etta May has made quite a name for herself in the comedy world She has been named Female Comic of the Year at the American Comedy Awards, performed at the Aspen Comedy Festival hosted by Jerry Seinfeld and starred in a CMT special Southern Fried Chicks. She was even invited to perform at the 15th anniversary of The Comedy Story hosted by David Letterman and in the special Greats of Country Comedy hosted by Jeff Foxworthy.
With a make-up free face and a bandanna to cover her hair, Etta May is certainly a haggard beauty, who offers a different kind of comedy. Trading on a southern accent and the ability to get away with saying anything that flies into her mind, Etta May’s stand up is always a fun evening full of deep belly laughs. She touches at the heart of what it means to be a middle class woman struggling to make her way in the world, and she does so with humor and cleverness that can make even the most stoic face crack a smile.
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As a performer, Etta May’s resume offers an impressive list of accomplishments. Television appearances include The Oprah Winfrey Show, CBS Sunday Morning, 20 Greatest Redneck Moments I and II, 40 Sexiest Music Videos (CMT), 20 Greatest Motorsports (CMT), Insiders (CMT), Comedy Stage (CMT), Comedy Club (CMT), ABC’s Hanging with Mr. Cooper, My Two Dads (CBS), Jeff Foxworthy (CBS), Davis Rules (CBS) and Stand Up Spotlight (VH-1). As if these numerous television invitations were not enough, Etta May’s face for radio has gained her acclaim in those airways as well.
She can be heard on XM Satellite Radios and has her own internationally syndicated show Ask Etta. In addition she has appeared many times as a favorite on “The Bob and Tom Show” heard in Indy on WFBQ. This funny lady offers a brand of comedy that appeals to the masses. With quick wit and hilarious observations, Etta May is a bona fide laugh riot. Her southern charm and uncouth opinions will have Indianapolis people in stitches this weekend.
Catch her all week at Crackers Comedy Club in Broad Ripple Village. While you are there, take advantage of the variety of Indianapolis restaurants and Indianapolis bars ready and willing to satisfy your cravings. Indianapolis nightlife is on fire in Broad Ripple Village. Stay tuned to Indianapolis News, Events and Information on Fun City Finder.com for all the latest on fun things to do in Indianapolis. We cover Indianapolis attractions to Indianapolis sports and everything in between. Make the Circle City your playground!
March 31 to April 4
Crackers Comedy Club in Broad Ripple Village
6281 North College Avenue
Indianapolis, IN 46220