University of Rochester

EVENT: Comedian Pablo Francisco

TIME, DATE, AND PLACE: 9:00 p.m. Friday, Feb. 3, in Strong Auditorium on the University of Rochester's River Campus

ADMISSION: $15 for the general public; $10 for University of Rochester faculty, staff, and graduate students; $5 for University of Rochester undergraduates. Tickets go on sale 5 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 20, and will be available in advance at the Common Market in Wilson Commons on the River Campus and, if not sold out, at the door.

January 17, 2006

Known for his spoofs of Spanish language soap operas and Arnold Schwarzenegger action movies, Francisco was a cast member on the sketch comedy show Mad TV and has appeared on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, Showtime's Full Frontal Comedy, and Comedy Central's Short Attention Span Theater. He starred in his own Comedy Central Presents special and can be seen regularly as the host of Latino Laugh Festival: The Show on SíTV. Francisco, who made his first comedy appearance at 17, has released three comedy CDs. His local performance is sponsored by the Campus Activities Board.

FOR MORE INFORMATION: Contact the Common Connection at (585) 275-5911.