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Famed Comedian's Show will most definitely be a laughing matter

12/17/2015 09:44:32 AM



At Humorist’s Synagogue Performance, Seriousness Won’t Even Have A Prayer  

Plainview, NY, December 17, 2015:  The Young Israel of Plainview and Mikveh Association of Long Island has announced the headliner for their 2016 Comedy Night event. Celebrated comedian Stuart Rappaport, a mainstay on the domestic comedic scene, will be performing live, in person, at their temple. The event, which will start at 8:30 pm, will be held on Saturday, January 9th and will take place at the synagogue’s address, 132 Southern Parkway in Plainview.

Mr. Rappaport is a renowned comedian whose legendary quick wit and fabulous sense of humor have earned him both a slew of awards and widespread acclaim. He is the winner of the prestigious Jewish Week’s Funniest Jewish Comic Contest where he bested a field of venerable comedians. He has performed in many different locations where he brings his own brand of clean comedy. He is highly sought after and has built a loyal following among those in the comedic community.

Joey Grover, a member of the organizing committee, was ecstatic at the opportunity to have Mr. Rappaport perform, saying “when we were planning the 2016 Comedy Night event and deciding on a headliner, the consensus opinion was to try and get Stuart Rappaport to perform. Now that it has been confirmed, we believe it was an absolute coup to be able to have him come. The audience is in store for a night of uncontrollable laughter as Stuart shows us why he is the very best at what he does”.

Those who wish to attend can RSVP by going to or emailing Tickets are $25 per person in advance, $30 at the door. Refreshments and desserts will be served.

The Young Israel of Plainview is a vibrant Modern Orthodox Jewish Congregation in Plainview New York. For more information on this and our other programs and events please visit our website at or contact Rabbi Elie Weissman at

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