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(RED BANK, NJ) -- Armed with nothing but their sharp wit, Whose Line is it Anyway? stars Colin Mochrie and Brad Sherwood bring their uproarious live improv show to The Count Basie Theatre on Thursday, May 3 at 8:00pm. Tickets range from $25 to $65.... READ ON

(ASBURY PARK, NJ) -- Award winning comedian, David Cross announces the 46-city North American theater tour, David Cross: Oh Come On, and will be making a stop at Asbury Park’s Paramount Theater on Friday, June 22nd at 8:00pm. Tickets are $35.... READ ON

(NEWARK, NJ) -- New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC) has added a second performance for Kathleen Madigan on Saturday, November 3.  In addition to the previously announced show at 7:00pm, Madigan will also perform at 9:30pm. Tickets range from $59 to $89.... READ ON

Louie Anderson’s new comedy special Big Underwear was released in April 2018 by Comedy Dynamics and is available on all digital and physical retailers. In his new special, Louie reflects on his experiences traveling across the country, and his journey to a healthier lifestyle. Whether discussing what to do with his massive collection of big underwear, or looking back on the hilarious details of his parents’ idiosyncrasies, Louie keeps his audience in an uproar. The special was taped on November 12, 2017 at the Palace Theatre in Los Angeles, California.... READ ON

(RAHWAY, NJ) -- In honor of National Teacher’s Appreciation Month, the Union County Performing Arts Center (UCPAC) is ready to celebrate those who work in the education profession! Former Teacher of the Year turned professional comedian, Lucas Bohn will perform his hysterical one man show “Lesson Plans to Late Night” at UCPAC's Hamilton Stage on May 19th at 8:00pm. Tickets are $20 with a $5 dollar discount for teachers who bring an ID.   ... READ ON

(NEWARK, NJ) -- New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC) has added a second show with Adam Sandler and special guest Rob Schneider at Prudential Hall on Thursday, April 26, 2018 at 8:00pm. After a long absence from the comedy stage, Sandler has found time between films over the last couple of years to perform in front of live audiences in a sold-out tour in the U.S. and Canada. The pair will also perform at NJPAC on Wednesday, April 25 at 8:00pm. Tickets for either show are available from $59.50 to $129.... READ ON

(NEWARK, NJ) -- Kathleen Madigan makes a welcome return to New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC) with her hilarious new show, Boxed Wine & Bigfoot on Saturday, November 3, 2018 at 7:00pm. For more than 25 years, Madigan has been one of America’s most reliable stand-up performers.  Tickets for her new show range from $59 to $89.... READ ON

(MORRISTOWN, NJ) -- Writer and humorist David Sedaris returns to Mayo Performing Arts Center on Thursday, April 5 at 8:00pm. Tickets range from $39-69. A signing follows the event.... READ ON

(NEWARK, NJ) -- Trevor Noah, the host of Comedy Central’s Emmy-winning Daily Show, will return to New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC) for two nights of stand-up comedy in September.  Performances will take place Friday, September 7 and Saturday, September 8 at 7:00pm.  Tickets range from $49 to $99.... READ ON

(NEWARK, NJ) -- New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC) welcomes two of the world’s biggest YouTube stars when Dan & Phil arrive direct from the UK with their outrageous, brand-new world tour, Interactive Introverts on Saturday, July 14, 2018 at 7:30pm.  Tickets range from $33 to $99.... READ ON

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