LOS ANGELES — Comedy Store founder and owner Mitzi Shore has died, The Comedy Store announced Wednesday. She was 87.
Shore died in Los Angeles Wednesday morning after battling Parkinson’s disease for years, TMZ first reported.
The Comedy Store tweeted the following statement announcing her death:
It is with great sadness and very heavy hearts that we report the passing of Mitzi Shore. Mitzi was an extraordinary woman and leader who identified, cultivated and celebrated comedy’s best...