Q: Introduce yourself to the LMD Readers
A: I am Mike Townsend, a comedian, comedy show promoter, and club owner in Jackson.
Q: What made you decide to open a comedy club?
A: “My motto is a dream never sleeps, so why sleep on your dreams? I worked in finance for 10 years as a branch manager, and I decided to step out on faith become a business owner. My beautiful wife gave me her support to open Mike Town Comedy Club. I have the only comedy club in Mississippi.
Q: How often do you have comedy shows?
A: Established comedians take the stage on Saturday nights. Aspiring comics are welcome during the week for open mic. You will know if you hear a laugh in the first 10 seconds. You are onto something.
Q: What is next in your comedy career?
A: I want to make my comedy club bigger and better. Also start touring to other states doing what I love.
Q: What is your social media and contact info for fans and other comedians?
A: Facebook.com/MiketownComedyClub instagram.com/miketownlive
Photo courtesy Mike”s IG