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American-German Comedy Night Aug 19


Liz Matthis will bring her German-American comedy show to the Austrian-Hungarian “Donau” Club at 545 Arch Street in New Britain, CT on Friday, August 19 at 8:00 p.m. Liz will have you laughing as you learn about German-American differences. Her unforgettable body language combined with amazing anecdotes has made her “Intercultural Training for Laughs” popular in Germany. Born in the U.S., she has lived in several states including CT. She attended Keene State, UCONN, Univ. of Hamburg, Eastern CT; and completed her degree thru Charter Oak. She was a high school exchange student to Australia; and has lived and worked as a translator, teacher and personal tutor in and around Hamburg, Germany for over 20 years. She has performed in Germany since 2014 and she usually does her show in German but will perform here in English. This is her only U.S. show this summer. Tickets for the show are $10 at the door, and $7 for Donau members. Call 860-229-2375 for more information or to reserve tickets