NEW YORK, July 19, 2013 – Deliciously dark comedy from Anthony Jeselnik, host of COMEDY CENTRAL’s “The Jeselnik Offensive,” is coming this fall when he hits the road in a nationwide stand-up tour. Anthony Jeselnik: Live begins on Thursday, September 12 at Tarrytown Music Hall in Tarrytown, NY and travels to more than 25 cities with more to be announced (full tour schedule at the end of this release).
Tickets for Anthony Jeselnik: Live are now on sale. For tour info and links to purchase tickets, go to www.comedycentral.com/comedy-tours and http://www.anthonyjeselnik.com.
Currently in its second season, “The Jeselnik Offensive” airs Tuesdays at 10:30 p.m. ET/PT following new episodes of “Drunk History.” This weekly, topical series unleashes Jeselnik’s wicked take on must-see news ripped from the headlines of Gawker, Reddit and the places we all troll for the darker, more shocking and lurid stories.
Each episode also features two guest panelists to further bash pop culture and gleefully rip the veil of sanctity from off-limit topics in segments like “Best Worst Thing” and “Latino Voices,” as well as making Twitter a better place with “Defending Your Tweet.” Panelists this season include Eric Andre, Doug Benson, Pete Holmes, Rob Huebel, David Koechner, Nick Kroll, Marc Maron, T.J. Miller, John Mulaney, Kumail Nanjiani, Jim Norton, Adam Pally, Joan Rivers, Amy Schumer and Casey Wilson.
|September 12||Tarrytown, NY||Tarrytown Music Hall|
|September 13||Asbury Park, NJ||Paramount Theatre|
|September 14||Philadelphia, PA||Merriam Theater|
|September 15||Harrisburg, PA||Whitaker Center|
|September 19||Toronto, Canada||Queen Elizabeth Theatre|
|September 20||Toronto, Canada||Queen Elizabeth Theatre|
|September 21||Mashantucket, CT||The Fox Theater at Foxwoods Resort Casino|
|September 22||Boston, MA||Wilbur Theatre|
|September 26||Kansas City, MO||Midland Theatre|
|September 27||Nashville, TN||Tennessee Performing Arts Center|
|September 28||Durham, NC||Carolina Theatre|
|September 29||Charlotte, NC||The Fillmore|
|October 3||Indianapolis, IN||Egyptian Room at Old National Centre|
|October 4||Columbus, OH||Capitol Theatre|
|October 5||Cleveland, OH||PlayhouseSquare|
|October 6||Buffalo, NY||Mary Seton Hall at Kleinhans|
|October 11||Ft. Lauderdale, FL||Parker Playhouse|
|October 12||Tampa, FL||Ferguson Hall|
|October 13||Orlando, FL||Hard Rock|
|October 18||Los Angeles, CA||Wilshire Ebell Theatre|
|October 19||Chandler, AZ||Wild Horse Pass Casino|
|October 24||Royal Oak, MI||Royal Oak Music Theatre|
|October 25||Richmond, VA||The National|
|October 26||Baltimore, MD||The Lyric Theater|
|November 1||San Francisco, CA||Palace of Fine Arts|
|November 2||San Diego, CA||House of Blues|
|November 7||Chicago, IL||Vic Theatre|
|November 8||Albany, NY||The Egg|
|November (date TBA)||New York, NY||TBA|
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