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2019 Fargo Comedy Fest Presented by Captain Morgan

Details

Start:
February 15
End:
February 16
Doors:
7:00 pm nightly
Tickets:
$79 - $199
Audience:
Mature
Seating:
Reserved Seats
Event Categories:
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Venue

Fargo Theatre
314 Broadway
Fargo, ND 58102
Website:
fargotheatre.org

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Presale: December 20 (10am to 10pm)
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Onsale: December 21 at 10am

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Get tickets by clicking the link above, or in person at the Tickets300 box office (located at 302 N. University Drive in Fargo), or by calling 866-300-8300.


Event Info

Jade Presents is thrilled to bring Fargo its first annual comedy festival!

The inaugural year of Fargo’s premier standup comedy event will feature a dynamic lineup of national and regional comedians bringing the laughs to multiple local venues over the course of two days.

Enjoy headlining performances at the Fargo Theatre Friday and Saturday night, with local and regional talent appearing throughout the week in The Cellar at Front Street Taproom. An official festival kick-off party showcasing local talent will take place Thursday, February 14. Friday and Saturday performances at The Cellar will feature David Harris, Mike Early, Trevor Anderson, and Senthil Rasejekarahn with more to be announced. Ticketing for performances at The Cellar will be separate from the standard two-day Fargo Comedy Festival pass, however Thursday’s kick-off, Friday and Saturday shows will be included with the purchase of a VIP pass.

“We’ve hosted so many great comics in Fargo-Moorhead… and they’ve been so well supported. A comedy festival is a natural progression and something I’ve wanted to do for years,” said Jade Nielsen, president of Jade Presents. “Laughter is good for the soul.”

John Hodgman (Friday’s headliner) is a writer, comedian, and actor. He is the author of three books of fake facts and invented trivia, all of them New York Times Bestsellers, and his writing has also appeared in The Paris Review, This American Life, The New Yorker, and Mad Magazine.

Gary Gulman (Saturday’s headliner) is a stand-up comedian and has four one-hour comedy specials, including, Gary Gulman: In This Economy?, recognized as one of the five best comedy specials airing on Netflix. He is one of only a handful of comedians to perform on every single late-night comedy program.

Brian Posehn (support for John Hodgman on Friday) is a comedian/actor/writer that always has a full plate in front of him. He is constantly touring as a stand-up comedian in the best comedy clubs and rock venues in the country. 2013 marked the release of his first hour long special, The Fartist, through Netflix.

Alex Edelman’s (support for Gary Gulman on Saturday) one-hour BBC radio special, Peer Group, was released this year. He won the prestigious Foster’s Best Newcomer prize at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival for his one man show, Millennial, only the second American ever to have done so.

The First Annual Fargo Comedy Fest is presented by Captain Morgan. Jade Presents would like to thank Ketel One Vodka for being an additional sponsor.


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