2018 Featured Entertainment : Comedian Jenny Zigrino


Date: Saturday, October 13 2018

Time: 9:30 pm

Location: Smith Auditorium


With the sweetness of the Midwest and the iron balls of the East Coast, Jenny Zigrino is a comedian that packs a punch of truly original humor. She’s charmed audiences across the country with her wit, keen observations, embarrassing anecdotes, and brilliant honesty for a compelling performance you can’t ignore.  She made her late night debut on Conan O’Brien and was a recent guest on the hit shows @Midnight and Adam DeVine’s House Party Season 3 on Comedy Central. She’s been featured on TBS, Oxygen, TruTV, MTV Fox, and IFC.  A rising star in Hollywood, her first film appearance was a leading role in the film 50 Shades of Black with Marlon Wayans. She also stars in the film Bad Santa 2 with Billy Bob Thornton, the sequel to the 2003 hit film Bad Santa.  She exploded onto the Just For Laugh’s New Faces Showcase for 2016 and has been featured in many festivals across the country. She is an alumni of The New York Comedy Festival, Women in Comedy Festival, Bridgetown Comedy Festival, Moontower Comedy Festival, and many more.  She recently released an IFC Web series with her friend and comedian Jen Saunderson “The Filling is Mutual” available on IFC Digital, and just finished taping her own Comedy Central Presents 30 minute special.

Learn more about Jenny on her website.

Ticket Information:

Tickets will be available online from late August - October 1 2018. On-site ticket sales will be available during Family Weekend check in and at the Smith Auditorium Box Office 60 minutes before showtime.

Guests: $10

Students: FREE with Willamette Student ID (no advance tickets needed).