Comedy Works Downtown at Larimer Square Announces Their Upcoming Show Calendar
Craig Ferguson January 8 - 9 Friday 8:00 & 10:00pm $50
Saturday 8:30 & 10:30pm $50 Craig Ferguson entered the world of late night comedy following a diverse and eclectic career that encompasses film, television and the stage. Since taking the helm of The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson in 2005, the show has set all-time viewer records and achieved the highest ratings since the show's inception in 1995.
After several stints on the English comedy circuit, Ferguson brought his act to America to star with Betty White and Marie Osmond in the short-lived ABC comedy Maybe This Time. After the show ended, ABC decided to add the talented Scotsman to The Drew Carey Show, playing Drew Carey's boss, Nigel Wick.
February 3 - 7
Wednesday 8:00pm $15
Thursday 8:00pm $15
Friday 8:00 & 10:00pm $23
Saturday 8:30 & 10:30pm $23
Sunday 7:00pm $15 With his catchy phrase "I love orange chicken," Jo Koy continues to embark on a comedy career that transcends his goals. Named one of the "ten comics to watch" by Daily Variety, comedian Jo Koy continues to raise his fame and stature in the comedy and entertainment world. ??Jo Koy is a regular guest on E!'s Chelsea Lately and recently debuted his first Comedy Central Presents: Jo Koy. Jo has been seen on The Tonight Show, Jimmy Kimmel, Comedy Central's Premium Blend, BET's Comic View, VH-1's I Love the 80's, and Showtime at the Apollo.
February 19 - 20
Friday 8:00 & 10:00pm $25
Saturday 6:30, 8:30, 10:30pm $25 Aziz Ansari is having a breakout year starring in the popular NBC comedy series Parks & Recreation, a number of films, and debuting his first hour-long standup special and album. Entertainment Weekly named him one of the top 12 future stars of comedy and LA Weekly put him on the cover of their annual People Issue.
Ansari currently co-stars opposite SNL's Amy Poehler in Parks & Recreation from the producers and creators of The Office. ??Ansari can also be seen in a handful of feature films. He appears in Judd Apatow's comedy Funny People opposite Adam Sandler, Seth Rogen, and Jonah Hill. Ansari recently wrapped production on another Judd Apatow film Get Him to the Greek, which he will star in alongside Russell Brand, Jonah Hill and Sean ‘Diddy' Combs. Ansari also had roles in the hit comedies I Love You, Man with Paul Rudd and Jason Segel, and opposite Seth Rogen and Anna Faris in Observe and Report.
Ansari first came to audiences' attention on MTV's hit sketch comedy series, Human Giant. Last year, Ansari also had a very memorable guest-starring role on HBO's Flight of the Conchords. Rolling Stone named him their choice for "Hot Standup" on their annual "Hot List," and he was also awarded the Jury Award for Best Standup at the US Comedy Arts Festival in Aspen.
February 25 - 27
Thursday 8:00pm $17
Friday 8:00 & 10:00pm $25
Saturday 6:30, 8:30, 10:30pm $25
Acclaimed stand-up comedian, Ben Bailey is the most desired cabbie in New York. He is the host of the highly successful shows Cash Cab and Cash Cab: After Dark on the Discovery Channel. In fact, Cash Cab has gained such a following that he received a Daytime Emmy nomination for Outstanding Game Show Host.??Ben has appeared at the Aspen Comedy Arts Festival a couple times while promoting the movie Bad Meat. He has performed at the Edinburgh Festival as well as the Masters show at the Montreal Just for Laughs festival. Ben was also a Star Search semi-finalist. Ben has also guest starred on numerous television comedies and dramas such as: ABC's The Knights of Prosperity & Hope & Faith, NBC's Law and Order SVU, and Fox's Mad TV, as well as a recurring role on One Life To Live. ??Some television highlights of Ben's career include his own Comedy Central Presents Special, and performances and interviews on shows such as: The Tonight show w/Jay Leno, the Late Late Show with Craig Kilborn, Last Call with Carson Daly, Comedy Central's Premium Blend, The World Stands Up, and Tough Crowd w/Colin Quinn. Film roles include a featured role in Spiderman 2, and the independent comedies; Bad Meat, Don't Shoot The Pharmacist, They're Made Out of Meat, and Meet Me at Rays, (also co-wrote/directed).