Terry Fator, Momtourage and More to Bring Laughs to the Paramount, Oct 2013
An outbreak of uncontrollable belly laughs is forecast for the trifecta of live comedy shows on tap over two consecutive weekends, October 12-19th at the Paramount Theatre, 23 E. Galena Boulevard in downtown Aurora. Visit ParamountAurora.com or call the box office at (630) 896-6666 for information or to purchase tickets to:
Saturday, October 12 8 p.m.
Tickets: $79, $89, $99
He sings; he dances; he does stand-up comedy and ventriloquism - and that's all in just one performance! Terry Fator, the second-highest paid stand up-comedian working the circuit today, is one of The Strip's premier entertainers, and his audiences pack the Mirage's Terry Fator Theatre nightly. Now Fator is bringing his crowd-pleasing act to Aurora - one night only! You'll laugh, cheer and be amazed at Fator's endless talents. Visit terryfator.com. Sponsored by Progressive Energy Group and the Beacon-News.
Friday, October 18 8 p.m.
Whether you're a parent or just remember what you put your own through, you'll love Momtourage, featuring three notable comediennes and comedy writers letting loose with their wit on the ups-and-downs of being a modern day mom. Caroline Rhea (Sabrina The Teenage Witch, Caroline Rhea Show), Carol Leifer (Saturday Night Live, Seinfeld) and Kym Whitley (The Cleveland Show) will have you roaring with laughter and nodding in empathy at stories of family life so funny and familiar that they might be your own. Sponsored by Star96.7.
Larry The Cable Guy
Saturday, October 19 5 p.m. and 9 p.m.
Tickets: $65 and $85
Brash, irreverent and 100 percent blue collar, Larry The Cable Guy is a stand-up comedian and radio personality with a style all his own. Whether recounting stories of his family or offering unique takes on all sorts of other topics, Larry will have you busting out of your overalls. With only two shows at The Paramount on one hilarious evening, you won't want to wait until the last minute to buy tickets! GIT-R-DONE! More information at larrythecableguy.com. Sponsored by
Comfort Suites Aurora and 98.3 WCCQ.
Note: Selected Shorts Live in Performance! FUNNY FICTIONS featuring Denis O'Hare, Kate Burton and Kirsten Vangsness, originally scheduled for Sunday, October 13 at 3 p.m., has been postponed until Spring 2004.
Still to come at the Paramount in Chicago's 2013-14 comedy season are Garrison Keillor (Tuesday, November 19, 8 p.m.; $40/$55), The Second City's Nut-Cracking Holiday Revue(December 6-22, at the Copley Theatre, 8 E. Galena Blvd.; $35), and 3 Redneck Tenors (Friday, May 16, 8 p.m.; $40.)
Visit ParamountAurora.com or call the box office at (630) 896-6666 for information or to purchase tickets.
About The Paramount Theatre: The Paramount Theatre is the center for performing arts, entertainment and arts education in Aurora, the second largest city in Illinois. Named "One of Chicago's Top 10 Attended Theaters" by the League of Chicago Theaters, the 1,888-seat Paramount Theatre, located in the heart of downtown Aurora at 23 E. Galena Boulevard, is nationally renowned for the quality and caliber of its presentations, superb acoustics and historic, Art Deco beauty. ParamountAurora.com