Comedy Shows Headline Friday Tickets On Sale
Several comedians are releasing tickets to stand-up shows on Friday, including Jerry Seinfeld and Eric Andre. Seinfeld’s October performances in Calgary will have tickets up-for-grabs tomorrow. Seinfeld’s shows will be a fundraising event presented by the Owen Hart Foundation, which raises money for scholarships, low-income housing assistance and other... Read more
Mel Brooks Set for Limited Two-Night Run on Broadway
Legendary comedy writer and director Mel Brooks is heading back to Broadway, slated to perform a two-night solo show at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre in June. Brooks, the creative force behind the smash hit The Producers (which itself stemmed from his cult classic film from 1967), hits the stage on... Read more
Steve Martin, Martin Short Break Civic Center Theater Ticket Record
Comedians Steve Martin and Martin Short, who are currently on tour together, broke the ticket sales record this weekend at the Peoria Civic Center in Illinois. The duo’s performance on Saturday became the highest-grossing show at the venue in the theater’s history, according to a press release. While no... Read more
Ticketholders Left In Limbo As Washington Venue Abruptly Closes
The Parlor Live Comedy Club, located in Bellevue, Washington, abruptly closed last week, leaving many ticketholders confused and out of money. According to Komo News, the front door of the Parlor has a sign that reads “closed for business permanently.” However, the club never officially released a statement that... Read more
Queer Eyes’ Jonathan Van Ness Announces Additional ‘Road To Beijing’ Tour Dates
Netflix’s Queer Eye has returned for a third season, and grooming expert Jonathan Van Ness is continuing to steal the hearts of fans with his funny and charming personality. He’s extending his comedy tour this fall, making stops in even more cities. Van Ness is scheduled to kick-off his... Read more
Communities Across Nation Offer Free Tickets To Furloughed Workers
Free tickets to events across the country are being offered to furloughed workers after the ongoing government shutdown has left more than 800,000 people without a paycheck. The shutdown was issued on December 22, 2018, and is now officially the longest government shutdown in U.S. history. Across the country,... Read more
Comedian Trevor Noah Postpones December Shows To Heal Voice
The South African comedian Trevor Noah, known for hosting Comedy Central’s Daily Show, had to postpone his stand-up tour dates for the rest of the year due to bruised vocal cords. During his appearance on the Daily Show last week, correspondents Desi Lydic, Michael Kosta, and Roy Wood Jr. read... Read more
Comedian Aziz Ansari Returns For 2019 “Road To Nowhere” Tour
Comedian Aziz Ansari will return to the spotlight with a comedy tour throughout 2019. This will be Ansari’s first tour since he was accused of sexual misconduct in January. Ansari, 35, reportedly was accused by an anonymous woman of allegedly forcing himself on her at his apartment. While he... Read more
Jerry Seinfeld To Tour In 2019, Return to New York For Residency
Comedian Jerry Seinfeld has announced a string of tour dates throughout 2019, as well as another residency at New York’s historic Beacon Theatre. To round out 2018, Seinfeld can be found performing in cities like Richmond, Denver, Utica, and New Orleans before wrapping-up in Thackerville, Oklahoma on December 15.... Read more
Conan O’Brien Plots First Comedy Tour In Eight Years
This November, comedian Conan O’Brien will take a break from his late-night comedy show for an 18-date tour, “Team Coco Presents Conan & Friends: An Evening of Stand-Up and Investment Tips.” The tour, kicking-off on November 2 in Washington, D.C., will be his first standup comedy tour since 2010.... Read more