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Trevor Noah, Farrelly Brothers part of Lucille Ball comedy fest

Trevor Noah, Lewis Black and Brian Regan will headline the 2016 Lucille Ball Comedy Festival.

The annual comedy festival will take place Aug. 4-7 in Jamestown, the comedian's hometown. More than 50 events are scheduled including headlining evening performances for Black (Aug. 4), Noah (Aug. 5) and Regan (Aug. 6) at the Reg Lenna Center for the Arts, 116 E. Third St., Jamestown.

Additionally, the Farrelly Brothers ("Dumb and Dumber," "Kingpin") will be part of a discussion moderated by Kliph Nesteroff, author of “The Comedians: Drunks, Thieves, Scoundrels, and the History of American Comedy.”

The 25th anniversary event also includes a roundtable discussion with the daughters of Lenny Bruce, Richard Pryor and George Carlin (Kitty Bruce, Rain Pryor and Kelly Carlin) and an "I Love Lucy" 65th anniversary exhibit.

A members presale starts at noon April 27 with tickets going on sale to the public at noon May 4 through or by calling the festival box office at (716) 484-0800.

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