Comedian Kira Soltanovich to Entertain
Feb. 18, 2013
BLOOMINGTON, Ill.— Comedian Kira Soltanovich will entertain the Illinois Wesleyan
community on Friday, March 1 in the Hansen Student Center (300 Beecher St., Bloomington)
at 8 p.m.
The event is free and open to the public.
Soltanovich, born in the former Soviet Union, grew up in San Francisco after her parents
immigrated with her to the U.S. She has done stand up comedy, sketches, hidden cameras
She has appeared on Comedy Central’s “The World Stand Up,” “Jimmy Kimmel Live” “3rd
Rock from the Sun.” A regular as the voice of the wildly popular Phony Photo Booth
on both “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno” and “The Jay Leno Show,” she has also been
seen in Disney channel’s “Boy meets world” and “Prank Stars.”
In addition to numerous other television appearances, Soltanovich has appeared in
movies such as “The Proposal” and “Wearing Hitler’s Pants.” She can also be seen on
the Showtime Network’s LOL in her own half hour comedy “Here Comes Trouble.”
Saltonovich has been a winner, finalist and semi-finalist in a myriad of comedy competitions
and festivals, including Comedy Central's “Laugh Riots,” California's Funniest Female,
Seattle International Comedy Festival and the Boston Comedy Festival.
For additional information contact the Office of Student Activities at (309) 556-3850.
Contact: Mallika Kavadi’15 (309) 556-3181, email@example.com