Mike Toomey in "TV and Me"
By Mike Toomey
Directed by Mike Toomey
Mike Toomey grew up glued to the tube, and “TV and Me” is the manifestation of his obsession. Travel back in time to TV Land, circa 1960-70. This multimedia presentation features over 300 slides and sound bites, plus Toomey’s dead-on impersonations of TV celebrities. He’ll share unique observations about his favorite programs and characters, and relate how his childhood television watching led to a career and shaped his adult life.
Toomey has been endorsed by celebrities featured in his act:
“I don’t have to do this anymore, Mike Toomey, you’re that good.”—Adam West, aka Batman
“Fantastic stuff, Mike, I wish you happy days.”—Anson Williams, Potsie on “Happy Days”
“Michael, congratulations to you for succeeding and making people laugh all over the country!”—Henry Winkler, The Fonz on “Happy Days”
One lucky audience member will be going home with a flat-screen TV on January 7. The TV is being donated by Comedy Tonight series sponsor Tri City Bank. Raffle tickets will be sold for $1 each only at the performance on January 7. All proceeds benefit the Racine Theatre Guild.
Produced by Racine Theatre Guild at Racine Theatre Guild Auditorium, 2519 Northwestern Ave., Racine
Performances: January 7, 2012
Performance Times: 8:00 p.m.
Ticket Prices: $15-17
Call 262-633-4218 for reservations or more information.