On Friday, October 21st international comedy sensation Comic/Ventriloquist Jeff Dunham makes his debut performance at the prestigious Carnegie Hall in New York, NY. Jeff has performed in front of sold out audiences worldwide showcasing the undeniable power of induced laughter. Dunham along with his cast of hilarious characters are set to embark on the second leg of their hugely successful “Perfectly Unbalanced” Tour. The show is packed with new surprises and old favorites. The second leg of the tour kicks off October 19th in Erie, PA with stops in 57 cities including; NYC, Charlotte, Knoxville, Atlanta, Houston, Chicago, Cleveland, Phoenix, Raleigh and includes several cities in Canada. Tickets on sale now in select cities at www.jeffdunham.com.
The first leg of Dunham’s red hot “Perfectly Unbalanced” tour launched in December of 2015, selling out hundreds of thousands of seats across North America. Fans came out in masses to find themselves intoxicated by the non-stop hilarity, proving his continued overwhelming popularity.
This fall Jeff and his hilariously devilish partners can be seen hosting the Food Networks “Halloween Baking Championships.” The countries top bakers will compete to create ghoulishly delicious confections. Baking has never been so funny!
Jeff’s dedication to his craft and relentless innovation will be recognized as his one of a kind comedy empire has been nominated to the Hollywood Walk of Fame, and in October, the legendary team will play the prestigious Carnegie Hall, one of the most famous venues in the world. “How do you know when the hard work has paid off? In Hollywood you get a star on the Walk of Fame, and in New York, you get to play Carnegie Hall. This is amazing and I can’t wait.” Says Dunham.
Over the past 46 years Dunham and his world famous characters; Walter, Achmed, Bubba J, Peanut and Jose Jalapeno have garnered numerous accolades; from being named Forbes’ Celebrity 100 list of Most Powerful Entertainers, as well as setting the Guinness World Records for the “Most Tickets Sold for a Stand-Up Comedy Tour,” to setting the record for viewership on Comedy Central. He has sold more than 7 million DVDs worldwide and has nearly a billion views on YouTube.
Dunham’s seventh comedy special Jeff Dunham: “Unhinged in Hollywood,” aired on NBC earning the top spot as the Most-Watched Non-Sports program in primetime viewing in the period. “Unhinged in Hollywood” is available on DVD/Blu-ray nationwide.
Dunham hand-crafts each character personally from conception to the final coat of paint then brings them to life on stage. His beloved troupe of sidekicks are: Walter the Grumpy Retiree, Ached the Dead Terrorist, the beer-fueled redneck Bubba J, the manic purple creature Peanut, the spicy pepper from south of the border Jose Jalapeno and Little Jeff, a mini-version of the ringmaster himself.
The famed comedian has literally been all over the map, visiting five continents and twelve countries including the UK, South Africa, Australia, the Middle East, and Asia where he continuously performed to sold-out arenas.
Dunham has carved a unique corner in the comedy world that’s as funny as it is popular. The New York Times Magazine declared Jeff Dunham “the most successful comedian working in America.” He has been named Pollstar’s #1 Comedy Tour in North America for three years running as well as their Top Worldwide Tour for two years in a row.
Visit: www.jeffdunham.com, twitter: @jeffdunham, facebook.com/JeffDunham
Upcoming Tour Dates:
10/20/16 University Park, PA Bryce Jordan Center
10/21/16 NYC Carnegie Hall
10/23/16 Norfolk, VA The Constant Center
11/2/16 Fairfax, VA EagleBank Arena
11/3/16 Charlotte, NC Time Warner Cable Arena
11/4/16 Birmingham, AL BJCC
11/5/16 Charleston, SC North Charleston Coliseum
11/6/16 Knoxville, TN Thompson-Boling Arena
11/16/16 Shreveport, LA CenturyLink Center
11/17/16 Southaven, MS Landers Center
11/18/16 Atlanta, GA Phillips Arena
11/19/16 Pensacola, FL Bay Center Arena
11/20/16 New Orleans, LA Smoothie King Center
11/30/16 San Antonio, TX AT&T Center
12/1/16 Houston, TX NRG Park
12/2/16 Oklahoma City Chesapeake Energy Arena
12/3/16 Wichita, KS Intrust Bank Arena
12/4/16 Little Rock, AR Verizon Arena
12/11/16 Las Vegas, NV The Colosseum at Caesars Palace
12/28/16 Minneapolis, MN Target Center
12/29/16 Milwaukee, WI BMO Harris Bradley Center
12/30/16 St Louis, MO The Family Arena
12/31/16 Chicago, IL Allstate Arena
1/11/17 Duluth, MN AMSOIL Arena
1/12/17 Fargo, ND Scheels Arena
1/13/17 Bismarck, ND Bismarck Civic Center Arena
1/14/17 Billings, MT Rimrock Auto Arena
1/15/17 Missoula, MT Adams Event Center
1/25/17 Toronto, ON Air Canada Centre
1/26/17 Kingston, ON K-Rock Centre
1/27/17 Syracuse, NY The Oncenter
1/28/17 Detroit, MI Joe Louis Arena
1/29/17 Cleveland, OH Wolstein Center
2/8/17 Moline, IL iWireless Center
2/9/17 Kansas City, MO Sprint Center
2/11/17 Springfield, MO JQH Arena
2/12/17 Dallas, TX American Airlines Center
2/22/17 Casper, WY Casper Events Center
2/23/17 Loveland, CO Budweiser Events Center
2/24/17 Rio Rancho, NM Santa Ana Star Center
2/25/17 Phoenix, AZ Talking Stick Resort Arena
3/9/17 Fresno, CA Save Mart Center
3/10/17 Oakland, CA The Oracle Arena
3/11/17 Boise, ID Taco Bell Arena
3/12/17 Yakima, WA Yakima Valley Sundome
3/22/17 Victoria, BC Save-On-Foods Memorial Centre
3/23/17 Kelowna, BC Prospera Place
3/24/17 Lethbridge, AB ENMAX Centre
3/25/17 Saskatoon, SK SaskTel Centre
3/26/17 Regina, SK Brandt Centre
4/5/17 Huntington, WV Big Sandy Superstore Arena
4/6/17 Richmond, VA Richmond Coliseum
4/7/17 Raleigh, NC PNC Arena
4/8/17 Trenton, NJ Sun National Bank Center
4/9/17 Hartford, CT XL Center
Showtime: 8:00PM / For Tickets Call: 212-247-7800 / Tickets: $61 – $111
Carnegie Hall is located at 881 7th Ave New York, NY 10019