The Komedy for Kidneys All Star show is in memory of comedian, Rodney Pentland, who grew up in Niagara Falls and performed on the first Komedy for Kidneys Benefit Show. Unfortunately Rodney passed away in 2009 from complications related to kidney disease but throughout his long battle with the disease, Rodney continued to perform and make people laugh. That was important to him and it’s important to the organizers of the new event to continue that legacy.
Komedy for Kidneys Memorial Benefit
Some of the top comics from around Canada will take the stage at the Greg Frewin Theatre on Thursday, March 3rd, 2016 to raise funds to benefit the new Dialysis Centre in Niagara Falls.
In 2016 come see:
- Glen ‘That Canadian Guy’ Foster
- Mark Matthews
- Jason Allen
- Marc Calaguiro
- Darren Frost
- Johnny Gardhouse
- Mini Holmes
- Chris Quigley
This all-star group will be bringing you coast-to-coast and back home to Niagara Falls.
A short list of past performers includes Chuck Bryn, Simon Cotter, Glen ‘That Canadian Guy’ Foster, Darren Frost, Johnny Gardhouse, Paul Haywood, Mark Matthews, Terry McGurrin, Nikki Payne, Kenny Robinson, Marc Sinodinos, Ian Sirota, Winston Spear, Jeff McEnery, Marc Sinodinos, Mark Matthews, Herb Irving, Nikki Payne, Paul Haywood, Steve Cox, Gavin Stephens, Mark Walker and Pete Zedlacher.
It’s all for a great cause! Join us in March and enjoy the comedic talents of some of Canada’s top funny people.