The Wilbur presents
Fri, June 8, 2018
Doors: 8:00 pm / Show: 9:00 pmONCE Ballroom
This event is minors under 18 with parent or legal guardian
The Wilbur presents
TODD BARRY - 30TH ANNIVERSARY CROWD WORK TOUR
With Ken Reid
Todd celebrates 30 years of telling jokes by doing a tour where he won’t be telling any jokes. That's right, an entire show of riffing and bantering with the audience. To get an idea what you’re in store for, check out Todd’s special The Crowd Work Tour on louisck.net.
*Presale: 3/14 @ noon est
*Using Promo Code - crowdwork
General Onsale: 3/16 @ noon est
8pm doors/9pm showtime
This is a partially seated, general admission show with no assigned seats.
Physical tickets are available at:
A Curated World by Kay McGowan
160 Highland Ave
Wed - Fri: 1pm to 8pm
Sat - Sun: 12pm to 6pm
Boasting multiple stand-up appearances on The Late Show with David Letterman, Late Night with Conan O’Brien, Jimmy Kimmel Live!, and two Comedy Central Presents specials, and his latest one hour Comedy Central special Super Crazy. Todd’s resume also includes such hit TV shows as Louie, Delocated, Bored to Death, Tim and Eric, Chappelle’s Show, Sex and the City, and even Sesame Street. Among his additional feature-film highlights are Todd Phillips’s Road Trip, Louis CK’s Pootie Tang, and Mitch Hedberg’s Los Enchiladas. You can see him soon at Sigourney Weaver's right hand man in Amy Heckerling's Vamps, and as Paul Rudd's co-worker in David Wain's Wanderlust. Internationally he has performed at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe, the Melbourne International Comedy Festival, Montreal’s Just For Laughs Festival, the Vancouver International Comedy Festival, and Kilkenny, Ireland’s Cat Laughs Festival.
Todd has been heard on both The Howard Stern Show and The Bob & Tom Show, and his albums Medium Energy, Falling Off the Bone, and From Heaven are available from Comedy Central Records, Amazon and iTunes. He has earned the U.S. Comedy Arts Festival’s Jury Award, praise from Ricky Gervais as one of the best comedians of 2009, and accolades from The Onion’s A.V. Club, which declared Medium Energy one of the best comedy albums of the decade.
Todd was the subject of a recent New York Times Arts section cover story, which referred to him as a “master of standup” and noted “when it comes to live performance, few comics are more consistently funny.”
In April 2013 the Todd Barry Podcast debuted. It reached #1 on the iT
“Comedy savants revere this Conan and Letterman veteran’s hushed, singsong sarcasm.” – Entertainment Weekly
“Piercing, blinding, slaying, violating wit.” – NPR
He's appeared in the Riot LA Comedy Festival, The Boston Comedy Festival, The Women in Comedy Festival, The Bridgetown Comedy Festival and the Eugene Mirman Comedy Festival Several times.
He's was twice nominated by the Boston Phoenix as "Best Comedian in Boston" and was named "Best Comedian" by
He is known for his storytelling style and has appeared on The Moth, Stripped Stories, KCRW's Unfictional and the Risk! podcast.
In addition, Ken has appeared on podcasts such as Doug Loves Movies, Competitive Erotic Fan Fiction, Put Your Hands Together, Ask Me Another, Hang Out With Me and Jonathan Katz' "Hey We're Back"
In 2014 Reid also started his own podcast, "TV Guidance Counselor" which has had guests from Emmanuel Lewis to Amy Sedaris and everyone in between. The show has steadily been gaining popularity and is frequently iTunes Top 100.
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Somerville, MA, 02143