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Designs & Punchlines
A Celebrity Comedy and Fashion Show

Designs & Punchlines: A Celebrity Comedy and Fashion Show, is a NuAge Marketing Firm & BET Comedian Spank E Production that will be one of the hottest shows to hit the city of Memphis! Get ready for an evening exploding with laughter and style with the elite of the city!

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July 26, 2014

6:00 pm – 7:00 pm : VIP Reception

Our VIP guest will enjoy a reception which includes a Catered Buffet, Meet & Greet with our Celebrity Guests, Models, Designers and Media as well as Preferred Seating, Swag Bag and our DNP Signature Drink. Purchase your VIP tickets in advance!

7:10 pm – 7:15 pm : Welcome: Celebrity Host Roxanne Shante

Let the show begin! We will ask our guests to be seated while our host Roxanne Shante’,  gets you ready for the evening!

7:15 pm – 7:25 pm : Comedian AC

Enjoy our first Comedian! 10 Minutes of laughter from Comedian AC.

7:30 pm – 7:50 pm : Scenes 1-3

Enjoy the fashionable style provided by our highlighted boutiques and designers. From Sexy Summer Fashions to Hollywood Glam…we have you covered! Check out our GOTHam City Scene!

7:55 pm – 8:05 pm : Special Guest Performance

Be sure you’re seated for our Special Guest Performance! You don’t want to miss it!

8:05 pm – 8:15 pm : Intermission

Take this time to visit our vendors, mix and mingle, and take pictures.

8:15 pm – 8:45 pm : Feature Comedian – Howie Bell

Sit back and get ready to laugh, with our Feature Comedian Howie Bell!

8:45 pm – 8:55 pm : Scene 4 and Grand Finale

Swimwear and Grand Finale!

8:55 pm – 9:00 pm : Celebrity Host Roxanne Shante

Celebrity Host Roxanne Shante will thank our guests and close us out for the evening!

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Howie Bell
Howie Bell

The Headliner

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Roxanne Shante’

Fashion Host

Roxanne Shanté (born Lolita Shanté Gooden; November 9) is an American hip-hop pioneer. Born and raised in the Queensbridge Projects of Queens, NYC, Shanté first gained attention through the Roxanne Wars and her association with the Juice Crew. Shanté’s career began at the age of fourteen when she entered the influential world of record producer Marley Marl, radio DJ Mr. Magic, and Tyrone Williams, who were talking about how UTFO had canceled…

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Comedian AC

Spotlight Comedian

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Vashaunna Renee

Red Carpet Host

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Vivian Brown


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Cassandra Brown


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