The Bow Wow Comedy Series is an on-going series of stand-up comedy shows to benefit animal shelters and rescue organizations throughout upstate New York. Comedy shows are hosted by The Comedy Works in Albany, NY and organized by Camp Bow Wow® staff along with an all-volunteer event steering committee.  


DATE: Sunday, July 27, 2014

VENUE: The Comedy Works, 500 Northern Blvd., Albany, NY 12204


  • $30/each ($20 from each ticket is designated to the animal shelter/rescue of your choice.)
  • Tickets should be purchased in advanced on the Upstate Comedy website.   

The following animal welfare organizations are participating in the upcoming event:

  • Companion Animal Placement Program
  • Dog House Adoptions
  • HeartsHerd Animal Sanctuary
  • Homeward Bound Dog Rescue of NY
  • Mohawk Hudson Humane Society
  • Out of the Pits Rescue
  • Peppertree Rescue
  • Steve Caporizzo's Pet Connection
  • Whiskers Animal Benevolent League

A Bow Wow Comedy Series sponsorship is a terrific way to positively impact your community, increase brand awareness, reward employees or entertain clients, and heighten your corporate image.  Sponsorships are available at the $250, $500, and $1000 level.  Locate the 2014 Sponsorship Opportunities document located to the right for a printable PDF version of the sponsorship document.  

If you have any questions regarding our sponsorships or would like to discuss creative options, please contact Samuel Dearth at

The Bow Wow Comedy Series online auction will include a collection of terrific items available for bidding whether you go to the live event or not.  Our last auction included Disney Park Hopper passes, tickets to The Daily Show with Jon Stewart, Major League Baseball items, and more!

The auction will be marketed to more than 54,000+ pet lovers throughout the Capital Region and beyond. Items will be available for bidding a week prior to the event on our customized Bow Wow branded BiddingForGood auction platform. Final bids will be accepted on event night.


Kelly MacFarland has an extensive and well-rounded resume including comedy clubs, theaters, colleges and several television appearances. Kelly has appeared on Comedy Central's Premium Blend. She is currently touring clubs and colleges across the country and has entertained our US troops overseas. Kelly was first runner up in the 2009 Boston Comedy Festival and voted Best of the Fest 2010 Aspen Rooftop Comedy Festival. She captivates the crowd with her charm, and her refreshing yet playful point of view makes her irresistible.

Sherry Davey is the ultimate bi-coastal lady. She was born in the United States but raised in England. For years her family went back and forth between the two countries, but her parents always made sure she saw American dentists regularly. Sherry was seen most recently on Nick At Nite's Search for America’s Funniest Mom II series. She has regularly appeared on Comedy Central's Tough Crowd with Colin Quinn and Premium Blend.



Click image to purchase tickets to the Bow Wow Comedy Series.  You will be redirected to the Upstate Comedy website.


Click image for a printable PDF event flyer to share with friends, family, volunteers, and co-workers:


Click image for a printable PDF sponsorship document.  A Bow Wow Comedy Series sponsorship is a terrific way wo positely impact your community, increase brand awareness, reward employees, and heighten corporate image.