Located in historic Portsmouth, New Hampshire, The Pearl is nestled in a quaint neighborhood, just blocks from downtown shopping, historic sites and the Piscataqua River waterfront. This former church has been completely renovated with modern amenities into an amazing space a destination with charm.
We specialize in customizing our beautiful space for your special occasion, and offer complete packages including facility rental, catering, linens, place settings, bar service, and all taxes and gratuity. We’ll make your planning easy, so you can enjoy what is really important... your special event!
Comedy June 1st at 8pm
Doors Open at 7pm • Cash Bar
• Free Parking
The monthly Portsmouth Pearl "Stand Up Comedy Series" will continue Sat. June 1 at 8 pm when Las Vegas comedian Artie Januario will be appearing along with Chris Pennie (Comedy Central, CMTV), and Michele Mortensen.
Januario is one of Boston’s top comedians and is a regular in Las Vegas, Atlantic City, and New York, as well as having been seen on Comedy Central, Comcast Comedy, and he recently hosted the prestigious Comics Come Home event in Boston.
Januario has worked alongside some of the top names in the business including Dom Irrera, Brian Regan, Richard Lewis, and many more.
Pennie was a finalist in the 2012 CMTs Next Big Comic nationwide contest which drew the Boston area comedian his first national exposure. He has been an invited performer at the Laughing Skull Festival in Atlanta and the prestigious Boston Comedy festival. And was a finalist in the Mohegan Sun Funniest Comic in New England.
Opening the evening will be Mortensen, a regional favorite who draws on the everyday irritations of life, marriage and raising a family.
The Pearl Comedy Series has drawn some of the top names in the business to the historic venue. Past comedy performances have included such notables as Jim Lauletta, Robbie Printz, Jim Colliton, Frank Santorelli, Brad Mastrangelo, Bob Seibel, Steve Bjork, Ira Proctor, and more. Other name comedians expected to grace the stage at the Pearl include Kenny Rogerson, Tony V, Paul Nardizzi, Joe Yannetty, Paul Gilligan, and others.
• We only book one event per day
• Wide selection of linen colors and fabrics
• Offering fashionable place settings
• Creative seating arrangements and table styling
• Many menu choices and decorating options
• Unique mezzanine views of main floor
• Locally owned and operated
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