Paul Reiser Coming to Centenary Stage Company, 9/13
Stand-up comedian, actor, and writer PAUL REISER, re-emerges on the comedy scene with his quick wit and comedic timing. Hitting the road again and making a stop at Centenary Stage Company! Audiences are in for a real treat as Reiser splits the sides of CSC's new season with his hilarious and distinctive take on life in CURTAIN UP! WITH PAUL REISER. Voted one of the "100 Greatest Stand-ups of All Time" CSC brings Reiser's return to stand-up comedy to the Lackland Center on Saturday, September 13th at 8pm for the 2014 - 2015 Season Opening Gala.
As a seasoned entertainer, Reiser continues to add to his ever - expanding list of accomplishments. In addition to co - creating and starring in the acclaimed NBC series, "Mad About You," which garnered him Emmy, Golden Globe, American Comedy Award and Screen Actors Guild nominations, his successes also include his most recent book, Familyhood, the long awaited follow-up to Babyhood and Couplehood, his first book, which sold over two million copies and reached the number one spot on The New York Times bestseller list.
Currently Reiser can be seen in the FX series "Married," opposite Oscar - winner Nat Faxon and Jenny Slat. He also recently appeared alongside Michael Douglas and Matt Damon in the HBO movie "Behind the Candelabra" based on the life of Liberace. Some of Reiser's other film roles include "Aliens," "Beverly Hills Cop (I and II)," "Diner," "Bye, Bye Love," "The Marrying Man," and "The Thing About My Folks" - (starring alongside Peter Falk) which Reiser also wrote and produced. Over the course of his diverse and successful career, Reiser has shown his passion and talent for entertaining, and always returns to what he does best - making people laugh. Laughter that's sure to heard ringing through the halls of the Lackland Center!