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Comedian Scott Hansen to perform in Nisswa

Comedian Scott Hansen will perform Nov. 17 at the Nisswa American Legion Club.

Tickets are $20 in advance and $25 the day of the show. For tickets, call 218-963-9946, ext. 0, or stop at the bar at the Legion.

Hansen is a five-time winner of the Minnesota Comedian of the Year award. He has made national TV appearances on HBO, Showtime, A&E and E!.

He has developed and created two pilots and a series for Comedy Central including “Access America” and “Seriously Weird Magazine.”

On regional television, Hansen has produced, written, directed and hosted “Comedy Gallery: The TV Show” on KMSP-TV (FOX). He has been the director, producer and head writer of the award-winning, live comedy specials “April Fools Live” and “Halloween Live.”

Hansen’s 20-plus years of performances have set attendance records at comedy clubs, colleges and corporate events nationwide.

He has appeared in concert with Jay Leno, Jerry Seinfeld and Drew Carey. Scott has been a guest host or regular feature on nearly every Minnesota news, talk, entertainment or sports TV program. He has done the weather and guest hosted sports shows on all network stations.

Scott has written comedy material that has been performed on the “Tonight Show” or “David Letterman” by Jay Leno, Louie Anderson and Roseanne Barr.

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