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MinnRoast 2019

Songs, Skits & Politics
Friday, April 26 at 8:00 pm
Presented by MinnPost

MinnRoast is MinnPost’s annual song-and-skit variety show featuring your favorite local politicians, journalists, singers and actors singing, dancing and poking fun at each other and the state of the state we all love. Notable names scheduled to appear in-person or…

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Jim Jefferies

The Night Talker Tour
Saturday, May 18 at 8:00 pm
Presented by Hennepin Theatre Trust

Jim Jefferies is one of the most popular and respected comedians of his generation, entertaining audiences across the globe with his controversial, belief-challenging, and thought-provoking comedy. He was recently named one of the top 5 touring comedians in the world.…

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Eddie Izzard

Wunderbar
Saturday, June 1 at 8:00 pm
Presented by WestBeth Entertainment

‘Wunderbar’ is a delicious insight into the surreal and fantastical world of Eddie Izzard. Five years after his last comedy tour Force Majeure made comedy history having played 45 countries including all 50 U.S. States and in four languages, making…

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Hannah Gadsby

Douglas
June 12 - 14 at 7:30 pm
Presented by AEG Presents

Who is Douglas? Well, apparently, Hannah Gadsby thinks he is the only one who can help her follow up on the trail blazed by her last show: Nanette. Hannah is all set to take the mysterious Douglas for a trot…

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Letterkenny Live

Saturday, June 22
Presented by AEG Presents

Due to popular demand since its U.S. debut on Hulu, cast of the award-winning comedy series “Letterkenny” are bringing “LETTERKENNY LIVE!” tour for the first time ever south of the border to American fans. Starring Jared Keeso (Wayne), Nathan Dales…

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Fortune Feimster

Minneapolis Comedy Festival
Thursday, June 27 at 7:30 pm
Presented by Outback Concerts
On Sale: Fri, Apr 26 at 10:00 am

Fortune Feimster, who first made a name for herself as a performer and writer on Chelsea Lately, has quickly risen to new heights having sold an autobiographical TV pilot with Tina Fey and is now in a recurring role as…

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Bob Newhart

Minneapolis Comedy Festival
Friday, June 28 at 7:00 pm
Presented by Outback Concerts

Bob Newhart was nearly 30 years-old and working as an accountant in Chicago, when he struck comic gold with his first comedy album. More recently, Newhart’s TV contributions have been highlighted on PBS’ popular series, “Pioneers of Television.” His career…

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George Lopez, Cedric the Entertainer and D.L. Hughley

Minneapolis Comedy Festival
Friday, June 28
Presented by Outback Concerts

Numerous motion picture appearances, countless television shows, sitcoms and standup specials, a talk show, three radio shows, and three books- George Lopez, Cedric ‘The Entertainer,’ and D.L. Hughley have been breaking ground in the comedy business and bringing the laughs…

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Seth Meyers

Minneapolis Comedy Festival
Friday, June 28
Presented by Outback Concerts

Seth Meyers is an Emmy Award-winning writer and current host of “Late Night with Seth Meyers.” Meyers was named one of the 2014 TIME 100, Time magazine’s 100 most influential people. Meyers also hosted the 66th Primetime Emmy Awards. Meyers…

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Cody Ko & Noel Miller: Tiny Meat Gang Live

Minneapolis Comedy Festival
Saturday, June 29 at 8:00 pm
Presented by Outback Concerts

Cody Ko and Noel Miller are two former software engineers who left their rock solid, bullet proof careers to become pretty decent comedians with no health insurance. They started the Tiny Meat Gang podcast late last year, and since then,…

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85 South

Minneapolis Comedy Festival
Sunday, June 30 at 7:00 pm
Presented by Outback Concerts

The last few years, the 85 South Show has been shaking up the podcasting scene with improvs and freestyles by some of the fastest rising comedic talent from the South. Join DC Young Fly, Karlous Miller and Chico Bean as…

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Rhett & Link

Minneapolis Comedy Festival
Sunday, June 30 at 8:00 pm
Presented by Outback Concerts

Get your earholes ready for a Mythical evening of songification with your favorite lifelong best friends. Join Rhett & Link as they take you on a musical adventure from past to present and beyond. Whether it’s classic tunes you love…

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Bill Maher

Saturday, August 17 at 8:00 pm
Presented by Hennepin Theatre Trust

For more than twenty years, Bill Maher has set the boundaries of where funny, political talk can go on American television.  First on “Politically Incorrect” (Comedy Central, ABC, 1993-2002), and for the last fourteen years on HBO’s “Real Time,” Maher’s…

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Marc Maron

Hey, There’s More Tour
Sunday, September 22 at 7:30 pm
Presented by Live Nation

For over thirty years, Marc has been writing and performing raw, honest and thought-provoking comedy for print, stage, radio, online and television.  On WTF with Marc Maron, Marc has interviewed iconic personalities like Conan O’Brien, Robin Williams, Keith Richards, Ben Stiller,…

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Dane Cook

Tell It Like It Is
Friday, October 4 at 7:30 pm
Presented by Live Nation

Dane Cook has maintained his reputation as one of today’s most prolific stand-up comedians, while simultaneously distinguishing himself as a charismatic and versatile actor in a variety of film and television projects. Cook recently returned to the stage with his…

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Whose Live Anyway?

Sunday, October 13 at 7:30 pm
Presented by First Avenue

The current cast members of the Emmy-nominated TV show Whose Line Is It Anyway? are proud to present their new improv tour: Whose Live Anyway? Whose Live Anyway? is 90 minutes of hilarious improvised comedy and song all based on…

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Jonathan Van Ness

Road to Beijing
Wednesday, November 6
Presented by Live Nation

Jonathan Van Ness is an Emmy-nominated television personality, podcaster, and hairstylist to the stars. He can be seen starring on Netflix’s Emmy Award-winning reboot series “Queer Eye,” where he shines as the show’s groomer, hair guru and self-care advocate. In…

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My Brother, My Brother and Me

Become the Monster Tour
Friday, November 15 at 7:00 pm
Presented by AEG Presents

Join Justin, Travis and Griffin McElroy for a live episode of their podcast MY BROTHER, MY BROTHER AND ME, an advice show for the modern era. They take your questions, and the questions on Yahoo! Answers, and turn them, alchemy-like,…