Return of the stand-up comic

Live comedy is back on the menu at Arkansas clubs

Posted: January 27, 2013 at 2:12 a.m.

Comedian Ralphie May, formerly of Clarksville, performs Jan. 17 at the UARK Bowl on West Dickson Street in Fayetteville. The bowl holds an open mic night on Thursdays that reportedly drew up to 200 people at peak times in 2012.

Live comedy is making a comeback after hitting the skids in recent years.

Patrons react during a comedy show at the UARK Bowl.

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Business, Pages 61 on 01/27/2013