Performing: 02/12/2016 - Buy Tickets
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Trevor Noah comes to The Wilbur
WHAT: On Friday through Sunday, February 12th – 14th, 2016, Trevor Noah is coming to The Wilbur in Boston’s historic Theatre District.
Trevor (@TrevorNoah) has hosted numerous television shows in his native country, including South Africa’s music, television and film awards, the South African Comedy Festival and two seasons of his own late night talk show. He had his U.S. television debut on “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno” and has also appeared on “Late Show with David Letterman,” becoming the first South African stand-up comedian to appear on either late night show. He’s slated to do the Jimmy Kimmel show in January. His Showtime comedy special, “Trevor Noah: African American” premiered in 2013 and he’s slated to take over for John Stewart on The Daily Show this fall.
Trevor(www.trevornoah.com)presented his one man show “The Racist” at the 2012 Edinburgh Fringe in a sold out run that became the buzz of audiences and journalists and the same year was the subject of David Paul Meyer’s award-winning documentary film “You Laugh But It’s True”which tells the story of Trevor’s remarkable career in post-apartheid South Africa.He continues to tour all over the world and has performed in front ofsold outcrowds atthe Hammersmith Apollo in London and the Sydney Opera House in Australia, among others. Trevorhas been profiled inRolling Stone,NewsweekandThe Wall Street Journal, and byCNNand NPR’s “Talk of the Nation.”Hewas nominated for “Personality of the Year” at the 2014 MTV Africa Music Awards and is currently featured on the cover ofGQ South Africa.
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WHEN: Friday, February 12th, 2016 – 10:00 PM
Saturday, February 13th, 2016 – 7:00 PM & 9:45 PM
Sunday, February 14th, 2016 – 6:00 PM & 8:45 PM
COST: $37.00 – $52.00
WHERE: The Wilbur | 246 Tremont Street | Boston, MA 02116 | 617.248.9700
TICKETS: Visit www.thewilbur.com, or call the box office at 617.248.9700
About The Wilbur:
Celebrating 100 years, The Wilbur, nestled in Boston’s historic Theatre District, is the premiere destination for comedy and music in Boston, MA. Built in 1914 by The Shubert Brothers, The Wilbur opened in 1915 and was named for The Shubert Theatre’s manager A.L. Wilbur. Recently revitalized by former Comedy Connection owner Bill Blumenreich in July of 2008, The Wilbur has become a first-class venue showcasing A-list comedians and musicians. A Comedy Central verified venue, the theater has attracted the best of the best in comedy including Aziz Ansari, Louis CK, Kevin Hart, Katt Williams and Jim Gaffigan. They also boast award-winning musicians from all genres such as Boyz II Men, Lauryn Hill, Lyle Lovitt and Smoky Robinson. Offering an intimate show setting, The Wilbur provides the perfect environment for enjoying comedy sensations and chart topping artists in the heart of Boston’s historic Theater District.
The Wilbur is located at 246 Tremont Street in Boston, MA. For more information, please visit www.thewilbur.com, or call 617.248.9700.