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DOUG BENSON

 

BIO: Douglas Robert "Doug" Benson is an American stand-up comedian and actor who has appeared on Comedy Central Presents, Best Week Ever and was a contestant on Last Comic Standing in the show's fifth seas... (read more...)

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Doug Benson at Stand Up Live
8/20/2015
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Stand Up Live
50 W. Jefferson Street
Phoenix, AZ
Doug Benson at The Improv
12/28/2015
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The Improv
4255 Campus Dr. Suite 138
Irvine, CA




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7/28 @ 9:48 AM
DougBenson - Austin, TX! I'm performing at @funfunfunfest's Yellow Stage on Nov 7! Single Day passes are on sale now. #FFFfest http://t.co/hU0At3OioW
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7/28 @ 6:35 AM
DougBenson - London, UK! Only three single seats left for the DLM taping on 8 Aug at 16:20. Snap 'em up, loners! http://t.co/2FCl94Mo39
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7/28 @ 6:31 AM
DougBenson - @dennismelledg It's been more than a month. I got it checked. Guess you didn't see last night's show. :)
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Hale Centre Theatre in West Valley does not disappoint with its sumptuous production of Disney's THE LITTLE MERMAID--a Broadway musical as much deserving of success as the hit animated film on which it's based. With a shimmering score that features both old and new favorites, it has all the makings... (more...)
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Artistic Director, Akia, announced today that Rising Sun Performance Company will present their fourth 'Theatre Mash Up' event.  The event will act as a Fundraiser for their upcoming production of The Firebird By Tim Errickson.   ... (more...)
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Tickets for the West End production of Motown the Musical, opening at the Shaftesbury Theatre in February 2016, are released for sale today (15 May 2015).  With music and lyrics from the legendary Motown catalogue and book by Motown founder Berry Gordy, Motown the Musical is directed by Charles Rand... (more...)
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