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October 2008

Release Date: Oct. 22, 2008ASU Logo

Actor-Comedian to Play ASU Club Caf�

Actor-comedian Baron Vaughn brings his standup comedy routine to the Angelo State University Club Caf� coffeehouse entertainment series on Wednesday, Oct. 29, in the Houston Harte University Center.

Vaughn will take the stage at 7:30 p.m. in the C.J. Davidson Conference Center. Admission is $1 and audience members will receive a free Club Caf� coffee mug. Coffee, cappuccino, hot chocolate, cookies, brownies and other refreshments will be served.

Starting his career in Boston, Vaughn moved to New York where he is a regular at comedy clubs and alternative comedy venues. He also tours the college circuit, has made national television commercials and has acted on television and in films.

Vaughn was part of the American Eagle Campus Comedy Challenge, took part in the 2007 D.C. Comedy Festival and performed at the prestigious 2006 HBO Comedy Arts Festival in Aspen, Colo.

Most recently, Vaughn appeared in “Damn Yankees” at the New York City Center with Jane Krakowski and Sean Hayes. He has performed in the Manhattan Theater Club’s “Drowning Crow” on Broadway and productions at the Williamstown Theater Festival and the Huntington Theater. He also played parts in the movies “Cloverfield” and “Black Dynamite.”

Vaughn, from Las Vegas, went to theatre school at Boston University and counts Richard Pryor, Bill Cosby, Bill Hicks and Dave Chappelle among influences upon his career.

To sample Vaughn’s material, log on to http://www.myspace.com/baronvaughn.

For more information, call ASU’s Center for Student Involvement, 942-2062.