Sandy Hackett in My Buddy

Press Release

Posted: October 8, 2013


Legendary comedian Buddy Hackett is brought to life in this one-man show, “My Buddy,” told by the person closest to him – his son Sandy Hackett – at 7:30 p.m., Monday, October 28 at Lorain County Community College’s Stocker Arts Center.

“My Buddy” is part of Stocker’s 2013-2014 Performing Artists Series. Single tickets are $36 for orchestra seating and $29 for mezzanine seating. Call the Stocker box office at (440) 366-4040 or visit to order tickets.

As he explores the personal side of the deep bond between father and son, Sandy Hackett will share a collection of hysterical and charming anecdotes. In this funny, witty and entertaining show, Sandy tells some surprising stories about the comic genius that changed comedy forever.

Through original, distinctive, humorous and poignant Hackett storytelling, Sandy takes the audience on a journey of comedy and life – as he shares songs, video, and never-before-seen photos from the personal Hackett archives and recreates some of his father’s legendary comedy moments. Many may remember Sandy Hackett from his hilarious performance in Sandy Hackett’s Rat Pack Show, which was part of Stocker’s 2011-2012 Performing Artists Series.

Please note this show contains some colorful, adult language that may not be suitable for a younger audience.


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