Basketball was invented in the 1800s as an activity for people who didn't want to play volleyball but did want to bat around something about the size of a human head. Have old-fashioned fun with this GrouponLive deal.
- Admission to the Comedy Slam Celebrity Hoop Jam
- When: Saturday, April 26, at 11 a.m.
- Where: Los Angeles Southwest College
- Ticket values include all fees.
- $15 for one VIP ticket (up to $27.37 value). VIP admission includes priority entrance, courtside seating, celebrity photo opportunities, and access to a hospitality room with food and drinks.
- $15 for two general-admission tickets (up to $33.64 value)
Comedy Slam Celebrity Hoop Jam
Females in Comedy Association hosts this charity basketball jam featuring rising stars in the Los Angeles arts scene. The roster includes actor Thai Edwards, seen in Shameless and CSI, radio personality Speedy, Kellita Smith–”Wanda” on The Bernie Mac Show, Jensen Atwood from Noah’s Arc, Brian Hooks from Eve and Laughing to the Bank, and surprise guests who may make you reach for your best autograph quill. R&B singer Miki Howard takes the court for the halftime show, performing her new single “Panther.” The festivities are for a good cause—a portion of the event’s proceeds will benefit A Nickel of Hope, Inc., an organization mentoring at-risk young women.