From stand-up comedy to one-person shows to laughter yoga—yes, you read that correctly—the 2012 Minneapolis Jewish Humor Festival should have something for just about everyone.
Starting Saturday with a performance by comedian Julie Goldman, the third annual event will be held at the from Jan. 14-28.
The two-week festival will feature a number of comedians and performing artists, as well as a laughter yoga workshop. The unique exercise routine is designed to trigger chemical reactions in the brain and strengthen core muscles through laughter.
Here is a complete rundown of the festival's schedule:
- Jan. 14, 7:30pm:
- Jan. 15, 7:30pm:
- Jan. 19, 7:30pm; Jan. 20, 10am:
- Jan. 21, 7:30pm:
- Jan. 22, 12pm:
- Jan. 22, 2pm; Jan. 23, 7:30pm:
- Jan. 25, 7:30pm:
- Jan. 26, 7:30pm:
- Jan. 28, 7:30pm:
To get a little taste of what the festival will be like, check out the video above, which comes from last year's event.