STG Announces Jeff Ross, Sarah Vowell & Stephanie Miller
Seattle Theatre Group (STG) announces the following concerts going on sale this week.
STG's mission is to make diverse performing arts and education an integral part of our region's cultural identity while keeping three historic venues, The Paramount, Moore and Neptune, alive and vibrant. STG presents a range of performances from Broadway, off-Broadway, dance and jazz, to comedy, concerts of all genres, speakers and family shows - at these three iconic theatres in Seattle and venues throughout the Puget Sound region and in Portland, Oregon.
Based on Pollstar, the Concert Hotwire Magazine's 2011 Mid-Year Worldwide Ticket Sales, STG ranked #43 of the Top 100 promoters and The Paramount (ranked #12) and The Moore (ranked #44) were placed very well among the Top 100 Theatre Venues.
STG is the 501 (c)(3) non-profit arts organization that operates the historic Paramount, Moore and Neptune Theatres in Seattle, Washington.
Date: January 19, 2012 @ 7:30pm
Venue: The Neptune (1303 NE 45th St)
Price: $26.00 not including applicable fees
Seating: General Admission Seated (All Ages / Bar w/ ID)
On Sale: Friday, November 18th @ 10am
Ticketing Information: Available online at Tickets.com, in person at the Paramount Theatre box office (M-F 10am-6pm), 24-hour kiosks located outside the Paramount & Moore Theatres, charge by phone at (877) 784-4849, or online at STGPresents.org.
Jeff Ross's blistering performances at celebrity roasts honoring mega stars like Joan Rivers, Hugh Hefner, Pamela Anderson, Jerry Stiller, Drew Carey, Shaquille O'Neal, David Hasselhoff, Donald Trump and most recently Charlie Sheen has crowned him as a "One-Man Verbal Assault Unit". Jeff also just finished taping a pilot for his very own show on Comedy Central where he "Roasts" the hot topics of the week. As a stand-up comic, Jeff has appeared on dozens of TV shows including David Letterman, Jay Leno, Jimmy Kimmel, Conan O'Brien, Carson Daly, ABC's "The View" and HBO's "Real Time with Bill Maher". Jeff also continues to perform regularly for American men and women in uniform stationed all over the world. In addition to Jeff's recent dramatic turn on the hit CBS show, "C.S.I.", he has appeared on HBO's "Six Feet Under" and Showtime's "Weeds". It was also recently announced that the script Jeff wrote with producer Art Linson will go into production in 2012. The film, entitled "The Comedian", will star Robert De Niro and Kristen Wigg and will be directed by Sean Penn. In film, he has appeared in the Farrelly Brothers' "Stuck on You", Paul Weitz's "American Dreamz" and critically acclaimed comedy, "The Aristocrats". Jeff has also written for some cool shows including the MTV Video Music Awards for hosts Jamie Foxx and Chris Rock and the 2000 Academy Awards for host Billy Crystal. He's also helped write the first season of "The Man Show" on Comedy Central and consulted on "Who's Line is it Anyway" for ABC. Occasionally Jeff even punches up movies for big shots like The Farrelly Brothers and Dreamworks Animation. Check out his CD/DVD NO OFFENSE: LIVE FROM NEW JERSEY. Ross's first book, I Only Roast the Ones I Love: Busting Balls without Burning Bridges by Simon Spotlight Entertainment, a division of Simon & Schuster is now available in Paperback.