Top 5 Comedy Shows You Can’t Miss This Year!

July 25, 2017

2017 is turning out to be a stellar year for comedy because many of our favourite comedians will be touring all over the word! Check out these can’t miss tours happening soon:

Gad Elmaleh: Comedy Night with Gad

Gad Elmaleh is considered the most popular comedian in Europe for a reason. His 2016 tour Oh My Gad was his first to target North American audiences and his 2017 follow-up tour Comedy Night with Gad will have him return to America to continue his acclaimed success. The tour will begin in California and continue in Chicago with more dates sure to be announced. Don’t miss the chance to see one of our favourite comedians before he returns to Europe, and get ready to laugh!

Iliza Shlesinger 2017

American comedian Iliza Shlesinger tours North America often because audiences can’t get enough of her fresh, extravagant stage presence that keeps them in stitches. This year Iliza will visit a number of American cities and perform at some stellar venues. Don’t miss hilarious monologues about her love life, pop culture and her dog that will keep you laughing all night. Don’t miss this all-American comedy mastermind on the rise!

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Marlon Wayans

An American comedy legend, Marlon Wayans is famous for his hilarious film and TV appearances and for his sidesplitting stand-up routines. Wayans will perform several special events throughout the states this year that are not to be missed. Starting now and lasting until the summer, Wayans will perform shows in Phoenix, Philadelphia and California. If you have not had the chance to see the famous Fifty Shades of Black star live then you have to attend one of these shows.

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Eric Andre Live

Eric Andre rose to fame as the host of The Eric Andre Show and will bring his contagious sense of humor to the stage this year in a tour that will visit cities in Australia and New Zealand. If you happen to be in this part of the world and want a taste of his wacky American stand-up, don’t miss the chance to see any of these shows.

Ali Wong

Netflix queen Ali Wong made a name for herself with her hysterical special Baby Cobra and will bring her grimy sense of humor to the stage in 2017 to make audiences laugh again, hopefully with more of her signature pregnancy jokes. Wong broke ground by being the only famous pregnant comedian and will continue breaking ground this year with what is sure to be a notable set of shows that will visit New York, Baltimore, San Francisco and other cities this summer.

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Written by Kent Austin

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