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Tommy Dare, Hypnotist is Featured Performer at Great Northwoods Sales Warm-Up Enterprise Rent-A-Car Comedy Club

Posted: November 3rd, 2008

Tommy Dare will entertain Sales Warm-Up participants at the Enterprise Rent-A-Car Comedy Club, Friday, November 14 at the Holiday Inn - Campus Area, Eau Claire, WI. Dare's performance, which is sponsored by Enterprise Rent-A-Car, is part of the UW-Eau Claire Great Northwoods Sales Warm-Up.

Tommy's quick wit, along with mesmerizing stage presence, will make for an evening of fast-paced entertainment. Audience participation is a must, as the hypnotist demonstrates the fascinating abilities of the human mind.

Tommy Dare was born to parents who were both Lutheran ministers. He spent much of his childhood on stage, performing gospel music with his parents and five siblings. While working on his degree in business, he was a member of a rock and blues band.

After a year of working in business management, he attended a stage hypnosis performance by his sister, the famous Sami Dare, and the rest is history. Tommy began to study hypnosis, and developed a show that he has been performing for the last 10 years.

 

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The names of the top three finalists as well as the individual school champions will be posted on the Great Northwoods Sales Warm-Up website the week following the event.

Team photos and photos of individual students are available free to competing universities for their use. Photos will be posted on the UW-Eau Claire College of Business Flickr site. Please use the following photo citation: Image courtesy of UW-Eau Claire.