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THE DAILY SHOW WRITERS

  • The Cedar Cultural Center 416 Cedar Avenue South Minneapolis, MN, 55454 United States (map)

First Avenue Presents

THE DAILY SHOW WRITERS

Saturday, October 26th, 2019 / Doors: 7:00 PM / Show: 8:00 PM

All Ages

$25 General Admission

Contains material not appropriate for anyone under the age of 16.

This is a seated show. Tickets are available through First Avenue online (click the "Buy Tickets" button above), at Electric Fetus, and The Cedar during shows.

THE DAILY SHOW WRITERS

The Daily Show Writers Stand-Up Show features the comics behind the jokes that make you laugh every night on Comedy Central's premiere late night show. These comedians tour the country performing their own material that you won't see on The Daily Show. From making fun of their failed dating lives, being a cat owner, or talking Trump, this show has something for everyone!  

Matt Koff:

Matt Koff is a stand-up comedian and writer for The Daily Show With Trevor Noah. He also won an Emmy for his work at The Daily Show with Jon Stewart. Matt’s standup has appeared on Comedy Central and History. Find him on Twitter at @mattkoff and his Donald Trump parody account, @TrumpComedyNerd. Learn about his upcoming shows and other fun things at mattkoff.net.

His debut comedy album, WHO’S MY LITTLE GUY, will be released on 800 Pound Gorilla Records this summer.

Kat Radley:

Kat Radley is a staff writer on The Daily Show with Trevor Noah on Comedy Central, and just last year was featured in Glamour Magazine and The Hollywood Reporter as one of the top female writers in late night. Kat has performed stand-up on FOX’s Laughs, and her jokes can be heard on Sirius XM Radio, Pandora, Spotify, and her debut album on iTunes entitled, The Important Thing Is That I’m Pretty. She has opened for Maria Bamford and headlined SF Sketchfest and the Women in Comedy Festival in Boston. She also toured Europe performing at clubs like The Comedy Store in London as well as the premiere Berlin Comedy Festival. Before getting the full time gig with The Daily Show, she paid her bills doubling as a stand-up comedian by night and a high school English teacher by day.

David Angelo:

Currently a staff writer on The Daily Show. He was judged “New York’s Funniest Comic” at the 2017 New York Comedy Festival.  He wrote and starred in the Comedy Central series, “Nothin’s Easy” and has been a writer on many high-profile television shows. 

Joe Opio:

An Ugandan stand-up comedian and writer on The Daily Show. A trained lawyer and accountant, Opio is an observational satirist whose standup has been seen on three different continents — from South Africa through Switzerland to the biggest comedy clubs in New York. Opio has written over 360 episodes of The Daily Show and is a WGA Award nominee.

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TYRONE WELLS with special guest