First Night of Funny

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  • First Night of Funny at the Shubert Theatre

  • If ever there was a year that needed to end with a laugh... it’s this year!  

    This New Year's Eve say goodbye to 2017 with a hilarious night - in a beautiful theatre close to home - at a price you can afford - and be home well before midnight!  The “First Night of Funny” showcases four professional comedians with four unique and hilarious perspectives on the world.  With a lineup of comics from Netflix, HBO & Comedy Central, this show provides non-stop laughter.  

    The line-up for the evening includes:

    DWAYNE MURPHY JR. will be the host of the show

    EDDIE BRILL (pictured above leftis a veteran stand-up comic who has been on every major comedy stage in the country. Part of a crop of comics from Boston that included his friends Dennis Leary & Kevin Meaney, Eddie moved to New York where he became the talent coordinator for “The Late Show” with David Letterman for over a decade.

    EARL DAVID REED (pictured above top rightgot his comedy career started years ago in Bridgeport (where he attended Notre Dame High School and Trumbull High School. He has spent the past 15 years performing stand-up at over 100 comedy clubs.  He is a favorite in both Las Vegas & Atlantic City and has been seen on everything from FOX’s “Comic Strip Live” to A & E’s “Evening at the Improv” to being a two time winner on “Star Search".

    MIKE GAFFNEY (pictured above lower righthas been performing for over a decade and most recently was a semi-finalist on NBC’s “Last Comic Standing.” Mike is a single father of two whose comedy discusses what it’s like to be outnumbered at home.  

    All tickets are the same price everywhere in the theatre, so the earlier you purchase, the closer you are to the stage. Ticket prices increase closer to the day of the show so get your seats today and save!

    Now thru December 30: $35.00
    Day of show: $40.00

    Showtimes & Prices

    Date Time Venue Pricing
    December 31, 2017 Sunday 8:00 pm Shubert Theatre

    Prices vary by date purchased

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