MinnRoast 2017

Songs, Skits & Politics
Friday, April 28 at 8:00 pm
Presented by MinnPost

MinnRoast is MinnPost’s annual song-and-skit variety show featuring your favorite local politicians, journalists and media types. Marvel as they shed their serious personas to sing, dance, act and poke fun at each other and the state of the state we…

Presented by Live Nation

For over twenty years, Marc Maron has been writing and performing raw, honest and thought-­provoking comedy for print, stage, radio, online and television. A legend in the stand-­up community, Maron has appeared on many television talk shows, including David Letterman,…


Mother’s Day Comedy Jam

Starring Earthquake with Tommy Davidson
Saturday, May 13 at 8:00 pm
Presented by TaLuk Presents

This show contains mature language and content. Washington D.C.’s own Earthquake has a knack for gut instinct. It’s how he came to have thousands of adoring fans and has graced every media opportunity afforded a stand- up comedian in this…

Presented by Hennepin Theatre Trust

Multi-award winning comedy legends Steve Martin and Martin Short are set to reunite on stage in STEVE MARTIN AND MARTIN SHORT: AN EVENING YOU WILL FORGET FOR THE REST OF YOUR LIFE WITH THE STEEP CANYON RANGERS. The evening includes stand-up,…


Sebastian Maniscalco

Sunday, May 21 at 8:00 pm
Presented by Hennepin Theatre Trust

Saying what we’re all thinking has always been Sebastian Maniscalco’s specialty. Except when he says it, it’s a whole lot funnier, and that has fans across North America showing up in droves for his shows and millions tuning in for his…


Demetri Martin

Let’s Get Awkward Tour
Saturday, June 17 at 8:00 pm
Presented by Hennepin Theatre Trust

Demetri Martin started doing stand-up comedy in New York City. Then he worked as a staff writer at Late Night with Conan O’Brien. After that he became a regular performer on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart. In 2003, Demetri…


Tim & Eric

10th Anniversary Awesome Tour
Wednesday, July 26 at 8:00 pm
Presented by Hennepin Theatre Trust & AEG Presents

It’s all been leading to this, chip chips. Tim and Eric are bringing their 10 Year Anniversary Awesome Tour to The State Theatre on July 26. Tim & Eric are the American Comedy duo and creators of the Adult Swim…


Red Green’s I’m Not Old – I’m Ripe Tour

Wednesday, October 18 at 7:00 pm
Presented by Rocklands Entertainment
On Sale: Fri, Apr 21 at 10:00 am

The man who is known worldwide for his humor, his insight and his wisdom about life and the people one encounters in it, is back with his latest show….. “I’m Not Old, I’m Ripe!” After 20 successful years on television…


Trevor Noah

Friday, November 17 at 7:30 pm
Presented by Live Nation

Trevor Noah is the most successful comedian in Africa and is the host of the Emmy and Peabody Award-winning The Daily Show on Comedy Central. This year The Daily Show has been nominated for a Writers Guild Award (Comedy/Variety Series). Noah joined The Daily…