Aces of Comedy Series Updated Show Dates and Times at The Mirage Hotel & Casino

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ACES OF COMEDY UPDATED SHOW DATES AND TIMES
The Aces of Comedy series at The Mirage Hotel & Casino features one of the country’s most comprehensive and diverse comedic lineups. The 1,265-seat Terry Fator Theatre at The Mirage hosts more than 100 performances annually as part of this comedy series.  Please note all changes have been bolded.  
RAY ROMANO & KEVIN JAMES 
The Mirage welcomes the return of comedians Ray Romano (“Everybody Loves Raymond”) and “Hitch” star Kevin James as they perform together at the Terry Fator Theatre Friday, Oct. 18 at 10 p.m. and Saturday, Oct. 19 at 7:30 p.m. and 10 p.m. Romano will charm the audience with his smooth comedic style while James will entertain audience members with his quick wit. Tickets are $99.99, $110.99 and $120.99 plus tax and service fees.
RAY ROMANO
Comedian Ray Romano will return to the Terry Fator Theatre at The Mirage Friday, Nov. 22 at 10 p.m. and Saturday, Nov. 23 at 7:30 p.m. Romano is a talented stand-up comedian and actor best known for his Emmy-winning sitcom “Everybody Loves Raymond,” and as the voice of Manny in the “Ice Age” franchise. Tickets are $49.99, $59.99 and $69.99 plus tax and service fees. Note that due to scheduling conflicts, Kevin James will not be appearing with Ray Romano for these dates as previously announced.
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New ‘Millionaire’ Host Cedric The Entertainer Makes Aces of Comedy Debut Dec. 29 – 30

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NEW ‘MILLIONAIRE’ HOST CEDRIC THE ENTERTAINER MAKES 
ACES OF COMEDY DEBUT AT THE MIRAGE DECEMBER 29 – 30 
Tickets Now on Sale

The Mirage Hotel & Casino welcomes actor, comedian and new “Who Wants To Be A Millionaire” host Cedric The Entertainer when he makes his Aces of Comedy debut December 29 – 30 at the resort. Cedric, best known for his performances in “The Original Kings of Comedy,” “Barbershop” and “Madagascar” franchises, will take the Terry Fator Theatre stage at 10 p.m. each evening.

Tickets priced at $65.99, $75.99 and $95.99, plus tax and service charges, are now on sale. To charge by phone, call (800) 627-6667 or (702) 791-7111. Tickets also are available for purchase online at mirage.comand ticketmaster.com.

Cedric’s universal appeal, versatility and career achievements span throughout his live performances and television and film appearances, solidifying his place as one of the premier entertainers in the world. Breaking new ground this fall as a game show host, Cedric joins “Who Wants To Be A Millionaire” for its 12th season in national syndication. Cedric will next lend his voice to Disney Pixar’s upcoming film “Planes,” set for theatrical release in August. In 2012, his sitcom “The Soul Man” debuted on TV Land. Currently in its second season, the hit show stars Cedric as the quirky Reverend Boyce Ballentine, a former R&B music star turned minister.

As an entertainer and comedian, the multi-talented funnyman holds a variety of accolades. Cedric’s first-ever HBO comedy special “Cedric The Entertainer: Taking You Higher,” was the network’s highest rated special in 2006. Other notable honors include the American Federation of Television and Radio Artists (AFTRA) Award of Excellence in Television Programming for his FOX Television series “Cedric The Entertainer Presents…” Cedric also received a record-breaking four consecutive NAACP Image Awards for “Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series” for his portrayal of Coach Cedric Robinson on WB’s “The Steve Harvey Show.” Cedric was the recipient of the 1996 Richard Pryor Comic of the Year Award from BET for his groundbreaking work as host of “Def Comedy Jam.”

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About Aces of Comedy
The Aces of Comedy series at The Mirage Hotel & Casino features one of the most comprehensive and diverse comedic line-ups nationwide. The 1,265-seat Terry Fator Theatre at The Mirage hosts more than 100 annual performances. The Aces of Comedy series, launched in 2010, is home to some of the most popular comedians worldwide including Jay Leno, Ron White, Ray Romano, Kevin James, Daniel Tosh, Kevin Hart, Seth Meyers and Jim Gaffigan, among others.

NEW DATES ANNOUNCED FOR ACES OF COMEDY SERIES AT THE MIRAGE

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NEW DATES ANNOUNCED FOR ACES OF COMEDY SERIES AT THE MIRAGE
 
 
The Aces of Comedy series at The Mirage Hotel & Casino features one of the country’s most comprehensive and diverse comedic lineups. The 1,265-seat Terry Fator Theatre at The Mirage hosts more than 100 performances annually as part of this comedy series. Please note all new additions have been bolded.
 
GABRIEL IGLESIAS
Known as the “fluffy” comic in a Hawaiian shirt, Gabriel Iglesias has been described as unbelievably funny and electrifying. Iglesias will return to The Mirage September 13 – 15 at 10 p.m. nightly at the Terry Fator Theatre for a mixture of storytelling, parodies, characters and sound effects that bring his personal issues to life. Tickets are $49.99 and $59.99 plus tax and service fees.
 
GEORGE LOPEZ
Returning to the Aces of Comedy lineup, George Lopez will perform October 4 – 5 at 10 p.m. nightly inside the Terry Fator Theatre. Lopez is a multi-talented entertainer whose career encompasses television, film, stand-up comedy and late-night talk shows. His 2009 comedy special “George Lopez: Tall, Dark and Chicano” was the highest-rated stand-up special on HBO over a five-year span. He recently released a book titled “I’m Not Gonna Lie: And Other Lies You Tell When You Turn 50.” Tickets are priced at $59.99, $69.99 and $79.99 plus tax and service fees.
 
JIM GAFFIGAN
Popular comedian and actor Jim Gaffigan will return to The Mirage, performing his hilarious stand-up routine Friday,
July 12 and November 29 – 30 at 10 p.m. Gaffigan, a true comedic triple threat with major milestones in stand-up, acting and writing, has earned a spot as one of the Top Five most successful touring comedians in the country today due to his clever yet quiet comedic style. Gaffigan’s big-screen appearances include “Away We Go,” starring John Krasinski and Maggie Gyllenhaal, “17 Again” with Zac Efron and “Going the Distance” featuring Drew Barrymore, Ron Livingston and Christina Applegate. Tickets are $59.99 and $69.99 plus tax and service fees.

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Additional Comedians Announced for 2013 Aces of Comedy Series at The Mirage

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ADDITIONAL COMEDIANS ANNOUNCED FOR
2013 ACES OF COMEDY SERIES AT THE MIRAGE
The Aces of Comedy series at The Mirage Hotel & Casino features one of the country’s most comprehensive and diverse comedic lineups. The 1,265-seat Terry Fator Theatre at The Mirage hosts more than 100 performances annually.
RON WHITE
Ron White, best known as the cigar-smoking, scotch-drinking funnyman from the “Blue Collar Comedy Tour,” will perform his hilarious stand-up comedy inside the Terry Fator Theatre April 26 – 27, May 25 – 26, July 5 – 6, August 31 – September 1, November 15 – 16, December 6 – 7 and December 13 – 14. Performance time is 10 p.m. nightly. Tickets are $59.99, $69.99 and $79.99 plus tax and service fees.
AZIZ ANSARI
Actor and comedian Aziz Ansari will make his Aces of Comedy debut May 3 – 4 at The Mirage at 10 p.m. nightly. Ansari has earned praise for his role in NBC’s “Parks & Recreation” from media outlets such as Entertainment Weekly, TV Guide and Yahoo! TV. Additionally, People Magazine named him 2011’s “Funniest Dude in Primetime.” The actor also is keeping busy in the film world and will next appear in “This is the End” alongside Seth Rogan, Jonah Hill and James Franco, scheduled to be released later this year. Tickets are $49.99, $59.99 and $69.99 plus tax and service fees.
RAY ROMANO
Comedian Ray Romano will return to the Terry Fator Theater at The Mirage May 10 – 11 and June 7 – 8 to charm the audience with his smooth comedic style. Performance time is 10 p.m. nightly. Romano is a talented stand-up comedian and actor best known for his Emmy-winning sitcom “Everybody Loves Raymond,” and as the voice of Manny in the “Ice Age” franchise. Tickets are $49.99, $59.99 and $69.99 plus tax and service fees. Note that due to scheduling conflicts, Kevin James will not be appearing with Ray Romano for these dates as previously announced.
BILL BURR
Making his Aces of Comedy debut, Bill Burr will bring his unique comedic style to the Terry Fator Theatre at The Mirage May 17 – 18 at 10 p.m. nightly. Burr sells out theaters worldwide and makes regular appearances on late-night TV including The Late Show with David Letterman, CONAN and Late Night with Jimmy Fallon. Burr’s weekly podcast, “The Monday Morning Podcast,” is one of the most-downloaded comedy podcasts on iTunes. Tickets are $39.99 plus tax and service fees.
KATHY GRIFFIN
The witty Kathy Griffin will return to the Terry Fator Theatre at The Mirage Friday, May 24, Friday, Aug. 2 and Saturday, Sept. 7 at 10 p.m. nightly. The two-time Emmy winner, New York Times best-selling author and three-time GRAMMY Award nominee has been making audiences laugh for years, discussing Hollywood gossip and celebrity blunders. Griffin starred in her own reality show “My Life on the D-List” which ran for six seasons on Bravo. Tickets are $59.99, $69.99 and $79.99 plus tax and service fees.
WAYNE BRADY
Funnyman Wayne Brady returns to The Mirage with his hit show “Making it Up” in the Terry Fator Theatre Friday, May 31 and Saturday, June 1 at 10 p.m. nightly. An improvisational expert, Brady brings an exceptional quality to the Aces of Comedy series. Brady has made several guest appearances on hit TV shows including “30 Rock,” “How I Met Your Mother” and “The Dave Chappelle Show,” among others. Tickets are $39.99, $49.99 and $59.99 plus tax and service fees.
JAY LENO
Jay Leno returns to The Mirage Friday, June 14, Friday, July 19, Friday, Aug. 30, Friday, Sept. 20 and October 25 – 26. Performance time is 10 p.m. nightly. Leno’s comedic style and generous personality have earned him millions of fans worldwide. Tickets are $59.99, $69.99 and $79.99 plus tax and service fees.
SETH MEYERS
Comedian Seth Meyers will perform his entertaining stand-up routine when he returns to The Mirage Saturday, June 15 and Saturday, Aug. 3. He will take the stage at the Terry Fator Theatre at 10 p.m. both nights. Meyers is currently in his seventh season as head writer of the award-winning variety show “Saturday Night Live (SNL).” Tickets are $45.99, $55.99 and $65.99 plus tax and service fees.
LEWIS BLACK
Actor, playwright and comedian Lewis Black brings his dead-on social and political humor to the Terry Fator Theatre at The Mirage June 21 – 22 and November 8 – 9 at 10 p.m. nightly. He appears weekly as “America’s Foremost Commentator on Everything” on Comedy Central’s “The Daily Show with Jon Stewart.” Black has appeared in films including “Accepted,” “Unaccompanied Minors” and co-starred with Robin Williams in “Man of the Year.” Guests under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult. Tickets are $59.99, $69.99 and $79.99 plus tax and service fees.
TERRY BRADSHAW: AMERICA’S FAVORITE DUMB BLONDE…A LIFE IN FOUR QUARTERS
In a special event, Hall of Fame NFL quarterback, actor and television personality Terry Bradshaw will combine comedy, storytelling and singing in his all-new stage production “Terry Bradshaw: America’s Favorite Dumb Blonde…A Life in Four Quarters.” Premiering June 28 – 29 at the Terry Fator Theatre at 7:30 p.m. nightly, the charismatic athlete will entertain audiences with stories from his childhood in Louisiana, the journey behind his four Super Bowl rings and his stint as a toupee model. Tickets are $49.99, $59.99 and $69.99 plus tax and service fees.
JIM GAFFIGAN
Popular comedian and actor Jim Gaffigan will return to The Mirage, performing his hilarious stand-up routine Friday, July 12 at 10 p.m. Gaffigan, a true comedic triple threat with major milestones in stand-up, acting and writing, has earned a spot as one of the Top Five most successful touring comedians in the country today due to his clever yet quiet comedic style. Gaffigan’s big-screen appearances include “Away We Go,” starring John Krasinski and Maggie Gyllenhaal, “17 Again” with Zac Efron and “Going the Distance” featuring Drew Barrymore, Ron Livingston and Christina Applegate. Tickets are $59.99 and $69.99 plus tax and service fees.
KATHLEEN MADIGAN
Best known for appearing on NBC’s “Last Comic Standing,” Kathleen Madigan will return to The Mirage for two “one-night stands” Saturday, July 20 and Saturday, Sept. 21. Performance time is 10 p.m. nightly. In 2012, she launched her Showtime special “Gone Madigan.” Having won the American Comedy Award and the Phyllis Diller Award for “Best Female Comedian,” Madigan also has written and produced for Lewis Black’s special “Root of All Evil” on Comedy Central. Guests under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult. Tickets are $29.99, $39.99 and $49.99 plus tax and service fees.
DANIEL TOSH
Daniel Tosh will perform at the Terry Fator Theatre August 23 – 24, September 27 – 28, October 11 – 12 and November 1 – 2 at 10 p.m. nightly. Nominated for “Comedy Special of the Year” at the 2012 Comedy Awards, Tosh is currently one of the most in-demand headliners in the country. His casual style and sharp material have garnered fans both young and old. Tosh currently stars in TOSH.0, a series he created for Comedy Central. Guests must be 16 years of age or older to attend. Tickets are priced at $65.99, $75.99 and $95.99 plus tax and service fees.
MARGARET CHO
Returning to the Aces of Comedy series, Margaret Cho will bring her fearless stand-up routine to the Terry Fator Theatre at The Mirage Friday, Sept. 6 at 10 p.m. The multiple award-winning performer, known both for her stand-up comedy and her political and social activism, is a true entertainment pioneer with a nearly 30-year career that has included acting, singing and songwriting. In 2010, Cho received her second GRAMMY Award nomination for “Cho Dependent,” a collection of music featuring collaborations with Fiona Apple, Andrew Bird and Grant Lee Phillips, among others. Tickets are $49.99, $59.99 and $69.99 plus tax and service fees.
RAY ROMANO & KEVIN JAMES
The Mirage welcomes the return of comedians Ray Romano (“Everybody Loves Raymond”) and “Hitch” star Kevin James as they perform together at the Terry Fator Theatre Friday, Oct. 18 at 10 p.m. and Saturday, Oct. 19 at 7:30 p.m. and 10 p.m. Additionally, the popular duo will perform together again Friday, Nov. 22 at 10 p.m. and Saturday, Nov. 23 at 7:30 p.m. and 10 p.m. Romano will charm the audience with his smooth comedic style while James will entertain audience members with his quick wit. Tickets are $99.99, $110.99 and $120.99 plus tax and service fees.
Name:                                        The Mirage
Address:                                    3400 Las Vegas Blvd. South
                                                    Las Vegas, NV 89109
Phone:                                       (702) 792-7777
Toll Free:                                   (800) 456-4564
Website Address:                      www.mirage.com
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Actor and Comedian Aziz Ansari Makes Aces of Comedy Debut at The Mirage May 3 – 4

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Actor and Comedian Aziz Ansari Makes Aces of Comedy Debut at The Mirage May 3 – 4

 Tickets Now on Sale

The Mirage Hotel & Casino will welcome actor and comedian Aziz Ansari when he makes his Aces of Comedy debut May 3 – 4.  Ansari, best known for his role as Tom Haverford on NBC’s series “Parks & Recreation” will take the Terry Fator Theatre stage at 10 p.m. each evening.

Tickets priced at $49.99, $59.99 and $69.99, plus tax and service charges, are now on sale.  To charge by phone, call (800) 627-6667 or (702) 791-7111.  Tickets also are available for purchase online at www.mirage.com and www.ticketmaster.com.

Ansari has earned critical praise for his role in NBC’s “Parks & Recreation” from media outlets including Entertainment Weekly, TV Guide and Yahoo! TV.  Additionally, People Magazine named him 2011’s “Funniest Dude in Primetime.” In 2012, Ansari released his second hour-long stand-up special titled “Dangerously Delicious,” a follow-up to his debut special on COMEDY CENTRAL titled “Intimate Moments for a Sensual Evening.” The actor also is keeping busy in the film world and will next appear in “This is the End,” alongside Seth Rogan, Jonah Hill and James Franco, scheduled to be released later this year.

Ansari began performing stand-up comedy in 2001 while attending New York University and continues to perform worldwide. He recently embarked on the multi-city “Buried Alive Tour.” After hosting the highly popular 2010 MTV Movie Awards, Ansari began making regular appearances on late-night television including “The Late Show with David Letterman” and “Jimmy Kimmel Live!”

 

About Aces of Comedy

The Aces of Comedy series at The Mirage Hotel & Casino features one of the most comprehensive and diverse comedic line-ups nationwide.  The 1,265-seat Terry Fator Theatre at The Mirage hosts more than 100 annual performances.  The Aces of Comedy series, launched in 2010, is home to some of the most popular comedians worldwide including Jay Leno, Ron White, Ray Romano, Kevin James, Daniel Tosh, Kevin Hart, Seth Meyers and Jim Gaffigan, among others.

 

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Madame Tussauds Unveils George Lopez Figure in Celebration of National Hispanic Heritage Month

Madame Tussauds Unveils George Lopez Figure
In Celebration Of National Hispanic Heritage Month
Lopez figure on display for a limited time – now through Oct. 14

Earlier this morning (Thursday, August 23), Madame Tussauds Las Vegas welcomed a wax figure of comedian George Lopez to the attraction in celebration of National Hispanic Heritage Month.  The figure will be on display at Madame Tussauds for a limited time, now through Oct. 14. Lopez is one of the biggest names in comedy, has starred in numerous television and film roles, and is a regular headliner in Aces of Comedy at The Mirage Resort & Casino

Lasting from Sept. 15 to Oct. 15, National Hispanic Heritage Month recognizes the contributions of Hispanic and Latino Americans to the country and celebrates their heritage and culture.

Madame Tussauds Las Vegas offers guests the unique opportunity to “interact” with incredibly life-like iconic figures from the celebrity worlds of film, TV, music, sports and politics.  Only at Madame Tussauds Las Vegas can you “grab hold” of your favorite stars, with our many interactive experiences.  With more than 100 wax figures, Madame Tussauds Las Vegas allows you to take pictures, touch and get up close and personal in a themed setting.  Madame Tussauds Las Vegas is located on the Las Vegas Strip at the Venetian Resort Hotel Casino.  The attraction is open 365 days a year from 10AM.  For attraction hours and pricing, please call (702) 862-7800 or visit online at www.madametussauds.com/lasvegas.

 

Photo credit: © Erik Kabik