Comedy Night – Scott Novotny

Free comedy show. Tonight’s featured comedian is Scott Novotny.

Scott Novotny was born and grew up in Mayo Clinic, MN (aka Rochester). He attended Gustavus Adolphus College in St. Peter, MN where he double-majored in Theatre/Speech and English. He taught junior high English and was Theatre Director at Dassel-Cokato High School for two years, and has been performing stand-up comedy for 25 years.

A versatile performer, Scott headlines comedy clubs throughout the United States, has acted in numerous stage productions, worked at the “Brave New Workshop” as an improvisational actor/writer, owned and operated The Comedy Cabaret– MN’s first fulltime comedy theatre, and has written for “Saturday Night Live” and the comic strip, “Strange Brew.” His comedy CD “Monu-Mental” was released in 2005.

He is married, has two children and currently resides in New Richmond, WI. He teaches classes in stand-up comedy and improvisation and is currently working on a motivational speech as well as working on teaching a class in Comedy Therapy.

One of his favorite gigs has been performing twice so far at Medora, ND at the huge outdoor musical as one of the featured entertainers. What a fun locale, a huge amphitheatre set right in the middle of the Badlands of North Dakota!