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        Contents:

Press Kit, with Bio, Booking information, unedited VIDEOS, Media Images etc.
Email List Know when we're going to be in your area - no spam; no sharing; no advertising
Free Comedy for Charity: (PDF)
Open / Host for Lou Are you a comedian? Are you funny?
Past Comedy Appearances for Arizona Lou (PDF): 1,238 appearances; at 328 venues; in 152 cities; in all 50  states; in 5 countries; on 1 planet... so far
(PG-16, Lou's invention, means no foul language, but may include some audience-appropriate adult concepts)

1:06 minute video;                Lou picking on William Cole, Mayor of Billings
Appearance #882   Fun for all, including the mayor           G        Billings, Montana
5:29 minute video at Cozzy's Comedy Club;                Lou's 5:05 set    
Appearance #666 ?76? Holding;;         PG                   Newport News, VA

FUTURE APPEARANCES       (back to TOP of page)


Arizona Lou's Veterans Appreciation National Tour 2021             (back to TOP of page)
            8 States; 26 Cities; 31 Shows; 5 On a Beach; 26 For Veterans' Posts; 6 open mics; several radio appearances
         eastbound                             (back to TOP of page)
  1. Fri Apr 9, 2021; 7:00pm; VFW Post#10354; 9170 Cananea Ln; El Paso, TX 79907     - with John Cowan
  2. Sat Apr 10, 2021; 7:00pm; VFW Post#812; 2400 Davis-Seamon Rd; El Paso, TX 79930     - with John Cowan
  3. Sat Apr 17, 2021; 7:00pm; VFW Post#7108; 8759 FM1560; San Antonio, TX 78254 - with Dr. Mike
  4. Sun Apr 18, 2021; 8:000pm; Hibernia Irish Tavern ; 9700 N Rodney Parham Rd # K; Little Rock, AR 72227 - Open Mic
  5. Wed Apr 21, 2021; 3:00pm; KWOZ Radio; 103.2 FM; Batesville, AR
  6. Wed Apr 21, 2021; 5:00pm; KWOZ Radio; 103.2 FM; Batesville, AR
  7. Wed Apr 21, 2021; 7:00pm; VFW Post#4501; 1680 Chaney Dr; Batesville, AR 72501
  8. Thu Apr 22, 2021; 7:00pm; The Rail Yard Little Rock; 1212 E 6th St; Little Rock, AR 72202 - guest
  9. Sat Apr 24, 2021; 7:00pm; VFW Post#2330; 2107 Davis Dr; Searcy, AR 72143 -
  10. Sun Apr 25, 2021; 8:000pm; Hibernia Irish Tavern ; 9700 N Rodney Parham Rd # K; Little Rock, AR 72227 - Open Mic
  11. Sun Apr 25, 2021; 9:300pm; Hibernia Irish Tavern ; 9700 N Rodney Parham Rd # K; Little Rock, AR 72227 - Open Mic
  12. Wed Apr 28, 2021; 8:00pm; Four Quarter Bar; 415 Main St; North Little Rock, AR 72114
  13. Sat May 8, 2021; 7:00pm; American Legion Post#119; 12320 Ashley Dr; Gulfport, MS 39503 -
  14. Wed May 12, 2021; 5:00pm; VFW Post 4526; 15206 Dedeaux Rd; Gulfport, MS 39503
  15. Sat May 15, 2021; 7:00pm; VFW Post#3373; 4274 Eugene Majure; Pascagoula, MS 39581
  16. Thu May 20, 2021; 7:00pm; VFW Post#4848; 2402 Amnicola Hwy; Chattanooga, TN 37406
  17. Wed May 26, 2021; 7:00pm; VFW Post#2108; 2518 Jim Funkhouser Rd; Johnson City, TN
  18. Sat May 29, 2021; 9:30am; Radio Interview WJSQ ; 101.7 mHz FM; Athens, TN
  19. Sat May 29, 2021; 7:00pm; VFW Post#5146; 706 Congress Pkwy N; Athens, TN 37303
         eastern US                             (back to TOP of page)
  1. Tue Jun 1, 2021; between 6 & 7am; Call-in Beach 104 Radio; 104.1 mHz FM; Kill Devil Hills, NC
  2. Tue Jun 1, 2021 2-4:00pm; Merch Signing for Charity Kitty Hawk Kites; 39432 NC-12; Avon, NC 27915
  3. Tue
    Family friendly if children are present. Else no foul language but may contain some adult content
    June 1, 2021; 7:00pm; Comedy-n-Sunset; at Haulover; (1.6 mi S of Avon, NC) - with Geo Wagner
  4. Tue Jun 8, 2021; between 6 & 7am; Call-in Beach 104 Radio; 104.1 mHz FM; Kill Devil Hills, NC
  5. Tue Jun 8, 2021 2-4:00pm; Merch Signing for Charity Kitty Hawk Kites; 39432 NC-12; Avon, NC 27915
  6. Tue
    Family friendly if children are present. Else no foul language but may contain some adult content
    June 8, 2021; 7:00pm; Comedy-n-Sunset; at Haulover; (1.6 mi S of Avon, NC) - with Geo Wagner
  7. xThu Jun 10, '21; 7:00pm (members); Am Legion Post#368; 368 Am Legion Dr; Newport News, VA - with Geo Wagner
  8. Fri Jun 11, '21; 7:00pm; American Legion Post 327; 705 Lessner Ave; Norfolk, VA 23518
  9. Tue Jun 15, 2021; between 6 & 7am; Call-in Beach 104 Radio; 104.1 mHz FM; Kill Devil Hills, NC
  10. Tue Jun 15, 2021 2-4:00pm; Merch Signing for Charity Kitty Hawk Kites; 39432 NC-12; Avon, NC 27915
  11. Tue
    Family friendly if children are present. Else no foul language but may contain some adult content
    Jun 15, 2021; 7:00pm; Comedy-n-Sunset; at Haulover; (1.6 mi S of Avon, NC) -
  12. Sun Jun 20, 2021; 7:00pm; American Legion Post#28; 17934 Liming Ln; Triangle, VA 22172 - with Geo Wagner
  13. Tue Jun 22, 2021; between 6 & 7am; Call-in Beach 104 Radio; 104.1 mHz FM; Kill Devil Hills, NC
  14. Tue Jun 22, 2021 2-4:00pm; Merch Signing for Charity Kitty Hawk Kites; 39432 NC-12; Avon, NC 27915
  15. Tue
    Family friendly if children are present. Else no foul language but may contain some adult content
    June 22, 2021; 7:00pm; Comedy-n-Sunset; at Haulover; (1.6 mi S of Avon, NC) - with Geo Wagner
  16. Tue Jun 29, 2021; between 6 & 7am; Call-in Beach 104 Radio; 104.1 mHz FM; Kill Devil Hills, NC
  17. Tue Jun 29, 2021 2-4:00pm; Merch Signing for Charity Kitty Hawk Kites; 39432 NC-12; Avon, NC 27915
  18. Tue
    Family friendly if children are present. Else no foul language but may contain some adult content
    June 29, 2021; 7:00pm; Comedy-n-Sunset; at Haulover; (1.6 mi S of Avon, NC) - with Geo Wagner
         westbound                             (back to TOP of page)
  1. Sat Jul 3, 2021; 7:00pm; Am Legion Post#530; 11100 Winton Rd; Greenhills, OH (Cincinnati) -
  2. Sat Jul 10, 2021; 7:00pm; American Legion Post#69; 9000 Reading Rd; Cincinnati, OH 45215
  3. Sat Jul 17, 2021; 7:00pm; AmVetes Post#22; 1517 State Rt 60; Vermilion, OH - with Geo Wagner
  4. Wed Jul 21, 2021; 8:00pm; Ottawa Tavern; 1815 Adams St; Toledo, OH 43604 - Open Mic
  5. Sat Jul 24, 2021; 7:00pm; VFW Post#3360; 201 Clinton St; Defiance, OH 43512 - with TJ & guitar at 6pm
  6. Wed, Jul 28, 2021; 9:00pm Lakewood Village Tavern; 13437 Madison Ave, Lakewood, OH 44107 - Open Mic
  7. Fri Jul 30, 2021; 7:00pm; VFW Post#2133; 4435 W 131st St; Cleveland, OH 44135 -
  8. Wed Aug 4 2021; 8:00pm; The Loony Bin; 215 N. St. Francis; Wichita, KS 67202 - Open Mic
  9. Wed Aug 5 2021; 8:00pm; The Loony Bin; 215 N. St. Francis; Wichita, KS 67202 - Guest


Phoenix Area, Lou may be at some open mics tweaking old material and working on new stuff.             (back to TOP of page)
Sat Sep 4, 2021; 3:30pm; Urban Beans; 3508 N 7th Street; Phoenix, Arizona
Thu Sep 9, 2021; 9:15pm; JP'S Comedy Club ; 860 E Warner Rd; Gilbert, AZ 85296
Thu Sep 16, 2021; 7:00pm; Improv Mania ; 250 S. Arizona Ave.; Chandler, AZ 85225
Wed Sep 22,2021; 7:00pm; El Charro Hipster; 1325 NW Grand Ave; Phoenix, AZ 85007 - Open Mic
Sat Sep 25, 2021; 5:30pm; Phoenix Has Talent 3; Urban Beans, 3508 N 7th Street; Phoenix, Arizona 85014
Wed Sep 29, 2021; 8:00pm; CB Live; Desert Ridge (21001 N. Tatum Blvd); Phoenix, AZ 85050
      FREE,   if before 7:30, you show this ticket to the box office or say you're there to see Arizona Lou for the 8pm show.
                                    Ticket


Alaska, 2021 (mostly the Matanuska Valley)             (back to TOP of page)
  1. Wed Nov 3, 2021; 7:00pm?; American Legion Post# 29; 1467 Muldoon Rd; Anchorage, AK 99504 -
  2. Fri Nov 5, 2021; 7:00pm; Elks Lodge 2868; 1101 East 76th Suite B ; Anchorage, AK 99518 -
  3. Sat Nov 6, 2021; 7:00pm; American Legion Post 1; 840 W Fireweed Ln; Anchorage, AK 99503 -
  4. Sun Nov 7, 2021; 7:00pm; American Legion Post# 33; 21426 Old Glenn Hwy; Chugiak, AK 99567 -

    Arizona Lou's Veterans Appreciation National Tour 2022             (back to TOP of page) `
  1. Sat Mar 12, 2022; 7:00pm; VFW Post 1763; 2485 E 14th St; Yuma, AZ 85365
  2. *Sat Apr 9, 2022; 7:00pm; VFW Post#812; 2400 Davis-Seamon Rd; El Paso, TX 79930 -
  3. Wed Apr 13, 2022; 7:00?pm; VFW Post 7110; 600 Peace Ave; New Braunfels, TX 78130 -
  4. Wed Apr 20, 2022; 7:00pm; VFW Post#4501; 1680 Chaney Dr; Batesville, AR 72501 -
  5. Fri Apr 22, 2022; 7:00pm; VFW Post#8845; 3005 Tilles Ave; Fort Smith, AR 72901
  6. Wed May 11, 2022; 5:00pm; VFW Post 4526; 15206 Dedeaux Rd; Gulfport, MS 39503
  7. Fri May 20, 2022; 7:00pm; VFW Post#4848; 2402 Amnicola Hwy; Chattanooga, TN 37406 -
  8. Fri Jun 24, 2022; 7:00pm; American Legion Post#28; 17934 Liming Ln; Triangle, VA 22172 - with Geo Wagner
  9. Sat Jun 25, 2022; 7:00pm; Elks Lodge 315; 13813 Warwick Blvd; Newport News, VA 23602 -
                  * Engagement is tentative       x Engagement has been canceled


ARIZONA LOU POSTERS             (back to TOP of page)       (Past Posters)
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ARIZONA LOU STAND UP COMEDY FIRSTS:       (back to TOP of page)

On-Stage Stand Up Comedy Performance; Tempe Center for the Arts, Jan 3, 2014

T-Shirt sold Dec 1, 2015 to Patric Chandler in S Tempe AZ
Patrick

Marquee, Jul 8, 2018 Mill House Pub, Mechanic Falls, ME and first 100% Lou marquee, Jul 10, 2020 in Cincinnati, OH
Marquee Marquee

Flag set presented to Lou; Jul 24, 2019
flags

Stage named after Arizona Lou, Nov 2, 2019, Tap Inn, Billings, MT
Stage

1,000 Shows and Roast; Nov 25, 2019; CB Live, Phoenix, AZ

Internet Show Mar 29, 2020 Opened for We All Bond Over Bombs

Merch Signing; Jun 23, 2020; Kitty Hawk Kites, in Rodanthe, NC
Merch

Three-foot poster; Aug 2, 2020; American Legion Post 69, Cincinnati
Lou in Cincinnati

Show out in a field; August 20,2020; American Legion Post 35 in Wasilla Alaska set up this stage just for the show! (spread out due to COVID-19)
Field

Five-foot poster; Dec 18, 2020; American Legion Post 54, Coolidge, AZ
Poster poster

Opening Comediation Liz Frisius; Jan 15, 2021; American Legion Post 54; Cooliedge, AZ
certificate

Certificate of Appreciation; April 10, 2020; VFW Post 812; El Paso, TX
certificate

Unsolicited Guest Appearance; April 22, 2021; Rail Yard; Little Rock, AR

Charged admission tickets as a headliner; July 3, 2021; American Legion Post 530; Greenhills, OH
ticket

Name In Lights; July 12, 2021; AMVETS Post 22; Vermilion, OH
Sign

Name on a mirror; July 16, 2021; AMVETS Post 22; Vermilion, OH
Sign

Musical opening act; TJ Reno; July 24, 2021 VFW Post 3360; Defiance, OH, OH
Sign

Additional Videos       (back to TOP of page)

Venue Information: Video (Unedited)

79; Alive; Yoga T-Shirts Alive
The Loony Bin

Wichita, KS
Appearance #1242
August 4, 2021
Video length: 4:55
PG-16

76; Suplemnets; Gym; T-Shirts
The Winner's Circle

Salisbury, MA
Appearance #677
July 10 2018
Video length: 5:45
PG-16

Signature Old Man Routine
St Louis Funny Bone

Maryland Heights, MO
Appearance #249
April 26, 2016
Video length: 3:33
PG
EARLY VIDEOS OF LOU ON STAGE - The Good, the Bad and the Ugly.

RESOURCES:       (back to TOP of page)
Some of Lou's Favorite Comedians
Note: some of the open mics and shows in the following listings have been changed or canceled due to COVID-19.
Treavor Skies's excellent list of open mic oportunities in the Phoenix, AZ area. It is one of the most helpful and up-to-date I've seen.
Arizona Comedy Open Mics offers something every day of the week.
Bird City Comedy Festival is a good list of Arizona open mics, clubs etc.
BadSlava is an excellent source of open mic opportunities, listed by state and city, although some of the information is out of date
comedy.openmikes.org is searchable within a radius of a US city or zip code
Comedy Festivals listed by month by badsalva.com
Stand-up Comedy Classes in the Phoenix area.
Beginner open mic comedy advices: Good 37 minute video by Kevin Gilroy
Headshots - DIY
Comedy definitions, particularly related to Vaudeville.
StandUp Comedy Rules includes good information and lots of opinions from Curt Shackelford of Washington DC.
Typing got you down? Send Rev, an audio or video of your performance and in a few hours get a TRANSRIPTION back.
Past Appearances Spreadsheet: It doesn't take long to log your appearances with Lou's template. One of his comedian friends asked for it. Here is the PDF result for Lou.

Arizona Lou about lost some fingers. PHOTOS       (back to TOP of page)

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