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October 2, 2021
Hilarious comic Mike Birbiglia has released two critically acclaimed albums and four Comedy Central specials with the latest being 2019's The New One. At 24, Mike was one of the youngest comedians ever to appear on The Late Show With David Letterman. From there, Mike took his act on the road: headlining colleges, then clubs, then concert halls nationwide, becoming the star we all know and love!
October 8, 2021
Hailed as one of comedy's fastest rising stars, Southern funnywoman Fortune Feimster has worked tirelessly in the entertainment industry ever since she moved to Tinseltown from her native North Carolina in 2003. After making her TV debut on Last Comic Standing in 2010, she quickly solidified her status as newcomer-to-watch with writing and acting roles on Chelsea Lately, The Mindy Project and NBC's champions, amongst other prime time hits.
October 15, 2021
Self-described as "your favorite high functioning hot mess", social media star turned one-woman comedy tour de force Heather McMahon has fast become the poster girl for the kind of gal that finds the humor in everyday things. From PMS to Trader Joe's to her love for the sunset-colored Aperol Spritz cocktail, the mundanities of life turn into sparkling nuggets of comedy gold in the hands of this funny woman. Don't miss her when she hits US shores on her hilariously titled Farewell Tour (it's her first tour).
October 17, 2021
Scottish-born Tony Award-winning Broadway thespian and star of the large and small screen, the immensely talented Alan Cumming joins forces with NPR's All Things Considered's Ari Shapiro for their brand new show 'Och & Oy! A Considered Cabaret'. Promising to take you on an odyssey of story and song, expect an evening of heart and hilarity as the duo bring the show to you.
October 23, 2021
Food lovers rejoice. The mad scientist of the kitchen is back this year with his third serving of live culinary wonder: Beyond The Eats. Once again, the ingenious chef combines the ingredients of comedy, science, music, mayhem, multimedia presentations and audience interaction, to create one unforgettable dish!
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The Theatre was built by the Shubert Organization in 1918, formerly known as the Sam S. Shubert Theatre, and continuously hosts touring Broadway shows. It is located within the Avenue of the Arts cultural district of Center City, Philadelphia. It was re-named the Merriam Theater, and in 1972 the theater came under the ownership of the Academy of Music, and is currently owned by the University of the Arts. It is also associated with the Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts.
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