A nationally known ventriloquist, comedian and musician comes to Hannibal Friday, May 9.

Todd Oliver brings his family friendly, animal loving, rock 'n comedy show to the Hannibal High School Auditorium at 7:30 p.m. It's a benefit for the Northeast Missouri Humane Society.

Oliver was a headliner in Branson, Missouri for 16 years. He's been a regular on the late night talk shows from a number of years. Two years ago, he got to the semi-finals on "America's Got Talent."

Todd Oliver is a perfect fit for the NEMO Humane Society. He's best known for featuring his live talking dogs, Irving and Lucy, as part of his show.

Tickets for Friday's show are $20 for adults and free for kids five and under. For more information, go to funnydog.com.