March 08, 2010

‘Rated L Comedy Show’ coming to SIUC

by Christi Mathis

CARBONDALE, Ill. -- With appearances on national television and more to their credit, comedians Damon Williams and Lil Duvall are coming to Southern Illinois University Carbondale.

The Student Programming Council is presenting “Rated L Comedy Show” at 8 p.m. March 19 in Shryock Auditorium. Comic Lil Duval will host and Chicago funny man Damon Williams is the headliner for the evening of hilarity. A special surprise guest will join the pair of comedians onstage too. Kappa Alpha Psi is event co-sponsor.

Duval and Williams have appeared on BET’s “Comic View” and Williams has hosted several episodes of “It’s Showtime at the Apollo” as well as performing as the opening act on “The Original Kings of Comedy” tour.

Tickets are $7 for SIUC students and $10 for the general public and they go on sale March 9. You can purchase tickets at Shryock Auditorium, the Student Center Central Ticket Office on the second floor, the SIU Arena box office or through Ticketmaster.

For more information, contact the Student Programming Council at 618/536-3393 or visit them online at