The Wonder Bread Years brings comedy and nostalgia to the Holmes
DETROIT LAKES, MN – Comedian Pat Hazell is bringing his show, The Wonder Bread Years, to the Holmes Theatre on Thursday, Jan. 18 at 7:30 p.m. Hazell is one of the original writers for the TV series Seinfeld and a regular performer on the Tonight Show.
A fresh and funny salute to Americana, The Wonder Bread Years is a fast-paced, hilarious production that gracefully walks the line between standup and theater. Audiences across the country are enjoying a show that not only restores a much-needed sense of wonder, but leaves audiences laughing and savoring the past like never before. From sitting at the kids table to riding in the way back of the Country Squire Wagon, The Wonder Bread Years is a comic bullseye for Baby Boomers everywhere.
Showtime once declared Pat Hazell one of the five funniest people in America. His 30 years of experience as a writer, producer and director have made him a go-to guy for new American theater. Hazell is one of the original writers for NBC’s Seinfeld, a veteran of The Tonight Show, a critically acclaimed playwright and a contributing commentator to National Public Radio. He is recognized for his genuinely funny Americana humor and his salute to nostalgia.
As a playwright, Pat’s first endeavor, Bunk Bed Brothers, was optioned by Columbia Pictures, then gained the attention of the TV industry and was filmed as the sitcom, American Pie, for NBC. Hazell’s signature work, The Wonder Bread Years, a grand salute to the baby-boomer generation, aired on PBS where they referred to Hazell as "America's foremost pop culture anthropologist." Currently, the live theatrical tour of The Wonder Bread Years is enjoying success across the US.