Born in the South, Louis Ramey (pictured) began his standup comedy career over 10 years ago in Atlanta jazz clubs. Since then, he's won the 1999 U.S. Comedy Arts Festival Jury Award for Best New Artist. You may have seen him on television on Comedy Central's Premium Blend and Stand and Deliver. Ramey is known as a master of improvisation who tailors his material to the vibe of each audience. See what vibe you're giving off when Ramey visits Charlie Goodnights in Raleigh this Wednesday and Thursday, Dec. 19 and 20, at 9 p.m., and Friday and Saturday, Dec. 22 and 23, at 8 and 10 p.m. Call 828-5233 for details.