On Saturday, Nov. 14, Strolling of the Heifers presents An Evening of Comedy With Rabbi Bob Alper: Honorary Comedic Advisor to Pope Francis. Rabbi Alper is the world's only practicing clergyman doing stand-up comedy intentionally. Audiences adore him, from a standing-room-only crowd at the prestigious Montreal Comedy Festival to New York's famed Chautauqua Institution. Joke with the PopeHe's even appeared at Hollywood's Improv and The Comedy Store. The show begins at 8 p.m. at the Robert H. Gibson River Garden, downtown Brattleboro.

Seating is limited to 200 people, and all seats are $20. Tickets for Rabbi Alper's Brattleboro appearance are available online at www.rabbialper.brownpapertickets.com, or in person at the River Garden, 157 Main St. in Brattleboro (cash, check or credit card). The show benefits Strolling of the Heifers' ongoing renovations at the River Garden. Doors will open at 7:30 p.m. For more information: 802- 246-0982.