Comedy by Pat Dennis

Great Comedy at Great Rates


Classic Stand-Up Comedy
Corporate Events
Keynote Speaker
Retirement Parties
Women's Clubs
Professional Organization
CEO Roasts
Senior Groups
Sales Meetings
Church Groups
Spousal Luncheons
Breakfast Meetings


Meet Pat Dennis, Minnesota’s own funny lady and best-selling author. Pat is in high demand as a comedienne and keynote speaker. She is the author of the popular book “Hotdish To Die For.” Her gentle, good-natured and clean comedy routines are suitable for any occasion. Her comedy style, utilizing classic stand-up combined with audience participation entertains everyone from high school students to seniors. Her 1,000 plus performances include Dudley Riggs, comedy clubs, corporate events, Women’s Expos and national television. Her fiction and humor have been published in Minnesota Monthly, Woman’s World and The Pioneer Press.

"I would like to thank you for the entertainment you provided to us for our Annual Awards Banquet. The evaluations of the program were excellent. Comments regarding your entertainment were "I loved how she included the audience." 'Great Entertainment" "Loved the comedy by Pat Dennis." " Barbara Miller, RN, FOURTH DISTRICT MINNESOTA NURSES ASSOCIATION

The Books

“Hotdish To Die For” A hilarious collection of culinary mystery short stories that prove it's a crime to serve hotdish (18 hotdish recipes included). Story titles are "Death by Idaho", "Cabin Fever", "The Elder Hostile", "Hotdish To Die For", "The Lutheran Who Lusted", and "The Maltese Tator Tot".

Rave Reviews:

Frank Vascellero, KARE 11, NBC Television, "A very funny new book...the stories are wonderful."

Lisa Brock, The Minnesota Women's Press, "A wickedly funny collection ...."Hotdish" should be required reading for born-and-raised Midwesterners and newcomers alike."

The Books

“Stand-Up and Die” is a mystery novel set in Minnesota and the funny, dark and neurotic world of stand-up comedy. Meet Mannie Grand - comedienne, self-confessed neurotic and amateur sleuth.

Great Reviews:

Lady M's Mystery International, "Dennis introduces the reader to a different kind of sleuth who is adept with bad people as she is with bad jokes. Let Mannie show you a real good time. "

Heartland Reviews, "Her characters are as wacky as one would expect from a professional comedienne. This book won't scare you from sleep, but it may make you die from laughing. We rated it four hearts."

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