Playboy Comedy announces August 2011 headliners
Award-winning Playboy Comedy announces the August 2011 schedule of comedians. Hosted by Cort McCown, all shows take place inside The Lounge at the Palms Casino Resort.
Playboy Comedy Headliners:
- August 4-6 – Tommy Davidson, “In Living Color”
- August 11- 13 – Neal Brennan, “Chappelle’s Show” co-creator
- August 18-20 – Marc Maron, “WTF” Podcast #1 on iTunes
- August 25-27 – Andy Kindler, “Last Comic Standing”
- Thursday – 10 p.m.
- Friday – 10 p.m.
- Saturday – 8 p.m. and 10 p.m.
Ticket prices start at $39.99 (inclusive of taxes), which includes entry into the legendary Playboy Club following the show. VIP tickets are also available for $59.99, which includes a line pass into Playboy Comedy, VIP seating at the show and entry into Playboy Club following the show.
A buffet dinner package is now available, which includes VIP ticket amenities and a dinner buffet pass for $69.99.
Tickets can be purchased at 702-944-3200, http://www.palms.com/or at the Palms Box Office. The Box Office is open Sunday from noon – 7:00 p.m., Monday from noon – 10:30 p.m., Tuesday and Wednesday from noon – 7:00 p.m., Thursday, Friday and Saturday from noon – 10 p.m. For more information on upcoming events, please call 702-942-6888. Follow The Lounge on Twitter for updates @loungeatpalms.
About Tommy Davidson
Tommy Davidson’s versatile range spreading from stand-up comedy and acting to music has earned him the reputation of an exceptional performer. Best known for being an original member of the primetime hit television show “In Living Color,” Davidson’s reach was built on the show’s and its stars’ groundbreaking talent. In Davidson’s live show, fans can expect to hear plenty of his infamous impersonations, along with his innovative comedic delivery of personal stories.
About Neal Brennan
Neal Brennan has had a long career in writing, directing, producing and performing stand-up comedy. He is best known for being the co-creator of the Comedy Central series “Chapelle’s Show,” and for co-writing the comedic classic “Half Baked.” In Brennan’s live show, fans can expect to hear plenty of outlandishly funny jokes and stories with his own spin based on personal experiences.
About Marc Maron
Marc Maron has been writing and performing raw, honest and thought-provoking comedy for more than 15 years. He has headlined two Comedy Central specials and currently produces a podcast called “WTF with Marc Maron,” ranked #1 on iTunes. In Maron’s live show, fans can expect to hear his uncut and philosophical take on life and his experiences. Maron was recently featured in Entertainment Weekly in an article titled “The Comedian’s Comedian.”
About Andy Kindler
Andy Kindler has been known over the years for his comedic troublemaking and outlandishly funny jabs at people in the industry. He has notably been a favorite on “Late Show with David Letterman” and most recently a judge on “Last Comic Standing”. In Kindler’s live show, audiences can expect to hear his cynically entertaining opinions and attacks on industry types, fellow comedians and anyone else in his path.
UPCOMING PLAYBOY COMEDY HEADLINERS (headliners subject to change):
28-30 – Chris Franjola
4-6 – Tommy Davidson
11-13 – Neal Brennan
18-20 – Marc Maron
25-27 – Andy Kindler
1-3 – Guy Torry and Ian Edwards
8-10 – Chris Porter and Skyler Stone
15-17 – Dom Irrera
22-24 – Dave Foley
29- October 1 – Robert Kelly
About The Palms:
The Palms Casino Resort, heralded as one of Las Vegas’ hippest resorts, is an all-encompassing, one-stop destination. Owned by the Maloof family, the boutique property boasts three distinct towers and a diverse mix of bars and restaurants across a 95,000-square-foot casino. Amenities include the legendary Playboy Club; Ghostbar; Rain Nightclub; the Pearl Concert Theater; Moon Nightclub; N9NE Steakhouse; Nove Italiano; Little Buddha; Simon Restaurant & Lounge; The Palms Pool & Bungalows; Palms Spa and AMP Salon; Drift Spa & Hammam; LA Sunset Tan; Brenden Theatres, a 14-theatre Cineplex; Huntington Ink Tattoo Lounge; the Fantasy Suites, including the Hardwood Suite, the only hotel room in the world with its own basketball court; and over 60,000 square-feet of meeting space. The Palms has played host to MTV’s Video Music Awards, Real World: Las Vegas, Bravo’s Celebrity Poker Showdown and E!’s Girls Next Door and Sunset Tan feature the resort on a regular basis. The Palms Casino Resort is located just west of the Las Vegas Strip and I-15 on Flamingo Road. For room reservation information, call toll free at (866) PALMS-RES, (866) 725-6773, or visit www.palms.com. For groups of 15 rooms or more, contact the Sales Department at (866) PALMS-MTG or (866) 725-6768