Juston McKinney, Tick, Tick, Boom and Don Campbell
Saturday, February 7th 2015 at 7PM and 9PM
Maine Deputy turned comedian Juston McKinney returns to the Biddeford City Theater on Saturday February 7th, 2015. For the past two years the show has sold out, in his home county. This year a second show has been added, as well as a fundraising partner. Juston has generously agreed to donate a portion of proceeds from both shows to the American Cancer Society’s Relay For Life of York County event on Saturday June 20, 2015.
About the show: Juston McKinney former Maine deputy with multiple Tonight Show appearances and two Comedy Central Specials returns to The Biddeford City Theater with a brand new show! After a side-splitting SOLD OUT performances the past two years, Juston is back with an all new show. Juston's topics include marriage, kids, and his New England life.
About Juston: Juston grew up living on the border of New Hampshire and Maine. After earning an associates degree from the very prestigious Southern Maine Community College, he was hired as a deputy Sheriff patrolling the same border in which he grew up. But in 1997 Juston turned in his gun and badge and left the dangerous streets of rural Maine and moved to the quiet community of Queens, New York. While living in NYC he worked his way into the weekend line-up at Comic Strip Live, Stand-up New York, Dangerfield’s, Gotham, and Caroline’s on Broadway. He has had sitcom development deals with Warner Brothers, CBS Productions and Comedy Central. And in 2000 the New York Times called him “destined for stardom”
Juston has appeared on a half dozen Comedy Central shows including his half hour Comedy Central Presents and most recently his 1-hour special Juston McKinney-A Middle-Class Hole, which was released by Warner Bros. on DVD/CD. He has appeared numerous times on the Tonight Show with Jay Leno and appeared on the Tonight Show with Conan O’brien. He was chosen to be part of the Blue Collar Comedy Next Generation Tour, with Bill Engval, which aired on TBS and had his own weekly show on Sirius/XM radio, Live From the Woods with Juston McKinney. His TV credits include; The King of Queens, the Sidney Lumet drama 100 Centre Street. His movie credits include The Zoo Keeper and Here Comes the Boom. He currently lives in New Hampshire with his wife, kids and dogs.
President Debbie Litalien and the City Theater board of directors accepts a check from Bernice Wood of Saco and Biddeford Savings Institution for their 2014-2015 sponsorship of RENT
City Theater in Biddeford Maine is a fully restored 1890's Opera House offering theater, music, dance and more to the surrounding southern Maine communities. Our 2013-2014 season includes: Rumors, Gunmetal Blues, You Can't Take it With You, The Full Monty and Bingo! The Winning Musical. We are a performing arts venue as well, and welcome inquiries for musical performances.
Built in 1860, this community theater is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.