July 23, 2017
In this episode, Jim Krenn is out for lunch at Burgr’z on 8 in Bakerstown, PA with KDKA Radio’s Larry Richert and WWE Hall of Fame wrestler Bruno Sammartino. Jimmy, Bruno and Larry are headed to Italy in August for the dedication of a statue of Bruno in his hometown of Pizzoferrato. While at lunch, Jim and Larry ask Bruno about his mother fighting the Nazi SS in World War II, the worst injury in his wrestling career, the origins of the cage match, the time Bruno wrestled a monkey and so much more…
Following all those 4th of July of celebrations, we’re keeping the party going at the 2017 WINE, BEER & COMEDY FESTIVAL! Taking place at the Monroeville Convention Center on Friday, July 7 and Saturday, July 8, both days will include sessions from 4:00pm to 8:30pm featuring unlimited sampling of hundreds of different wines and beers along with exhibitors, souvenirs, live music and door prizes. Following the sampling sessions will be a great Comedy Show! On Friday, see Jimmy Krenn and Mike Marino; on Saturday, see Bill Crawford and Kathleen Madigan.
Tickets are $30 in advance and $35 at the door. Find more details and buy tickets here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/2017-wine-beer-comedy-festival-friday-july-7-tickets-34981079350
Mark your calendars! Friday, May 12, you don’t want to miss Jimmy Krenn’s return to the Oaks Theater! The show begins at 8:00pm with opener Derrick Knopsnyder. Ticket prices range from $20 to $27 VIP front table seats.
Buy tickets here: https://www.showclix.com/event/jim-krenn
Continue your holiday celebrations on Easter Monday, April 17 – a.k.a. Dyngus Day. This Polish Easter tradition will be held at Polish Falcons on the South Side and include emcee Jimmy Krenn, music, and some good eats and drinks including pierogis, kielbasa and beer.
In Poland, Easter Monday is known as Smigus Dyngus or Lany Poniedzialek. In the US, Dyngus Day is a celebration of Polish culture, heritage and tradition. Along with Pittsburgh, there are celebrations in Buffalo, Chicago and Cleveland.
The full event runs from 2:00pm to 8:00pm, and Jimmy will be emceeing from 5:00pm to 7:00pm.
Find more details here:
PFA Nest 8
60 S. 18th St.
Pittsburgh, PA 15203
March 24, 2017
In this episode, Jim Krenn is in Los Angeles, talking with his friend Greg Nicotero, special make-up effects creator, television producer and director. Jim and Greg talk about Greg coming from Pittsburgh to Los Angeles, the movie business, The Walking Dead, and so much more…