January 25th-26th, 2008 — Friday-Saturday
from "The Daily Show"
Born and raised in England, John Oliver is a regular writer & correspondent on the Emmy award wining “Daily Show with Jon Stewart.” He was recently invited to perform at the Aspen Comedy Festival 2007, where he won the “Breakout Award” as the act who most impressed the judging panel.
Since 2001 John has starred in his own sell-out shows at the Edinburgh festival as well as performing Edinburgh and London runs as the host of the satirical standup show “Political Animal” with Andy Zaltzman. “Political Animal” was successfully transferred to BBC Radio 4, and is due to record a second series this year.
John has additionally written and stared in three series’ of "The Department" (BBC Radio 4) alongside Chris Addison and Andy Zaltzman. Further credits include "Mock the Week" (BBC Radio 2), "Bremner, Bird & Fortune" (Channel 4), "The Last Word" (More 4); and as an actor "Green Wing" (Channel 4), "Chambers" (BBC 1), "People Like Us" (BBC 1) and the Ardal O’Hanlon sitcom "My Hero" (BBC 1).
Plus special guests:
Roy Zimmerman on Friday
Johnny Steele on Saturday
1/25 (Fri) -- 8PM (tickets) & 10:15PM (tickets) --- $23.50
1/26 (Sat) -- 8PM (tickets) & 10:15PM (tickets) ---$23.50
$.50 is included in all ticket prices to go to
The Bill Graham Foundation and other local charities.
Official Website: http://www.cobbscomedy.com/calendar.html
Added by stuartzero on January 24, 2008