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Karen Morgan, far left, Nancy Witter and Sherry Davey perform "Mama's Night Out" at Columbia Theatre April 16

Mama needs a night out at Southeastern's Columbia Theatre April 16

Contact: Tonya Lowentritt


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     HAMMOND – Three funny moms take center stage at Southeastern Louisiana University’s Columbia Theatre for the Performing Arts on April 16. “Mama’s Night Out” will provide an evening of non-stop laughter at 7:30 p.m. in the downtown Hammond theater. 

     Moms and dads alike will enjoy the comedic performances of Karen Morgan, Nancy Witter and Sherry Davey, finalists in Nick at Nite’s “Search for the Funniest Mom in America.” All three comediennes were selected as finalists from over 1,000 entries, and they have more than 25 years of collective stand-up comedy experience. Friends ever since the filming, the southerner, sassy Brit and native New Yorker see the humor in everyday life and aren’t afraid to share it.
     “Being a mom is a stressful proposition, but it helps if you can giggle about it,” said Columbia Theatre Director Donna Gay Anderson. “Mamas of all ages will love this hilarious show.”
     Tickets for “Mama’s Night Out” are $39, Loge; $35, Orchestra; and $31, Balcony. Tickets are available at the Columbia box office, 220 East Thomas Street, at, or by calling the box office at 985-543-4371. Box office hours are 11 a.m.-4 p.m., Monday, Wednesday and Friday, and one hour before performance times. 
     For information about upcoming Columbia Theatre events, visit or call (985) 543-4366.


TREAT MAMA TO A NIGHT OF LAUGHTER – Karen Morgan, far left, Nancy Witter and Sherry Davey will give theater goers a night of non-stop laughter when they take the stage to present “Mama’s Night Out” at Southeastern’s Columbia Theatre April 16 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are available at or at 985-543-4371.

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