LAS VEGAS (August 30, 2017) – The Aces of Comedy series welcomes Emmy nominated comedian Howie Mandel to the Terry Fator Theater, along with special guest Puddles Pity Party, November 24 – 25 at 10 p.m. inside The Mirage Hotel & Casino. Mandel has starred in countless comedy specials, both on cable and network television. Puddles Pity Party, known as the “sad clown with the golden voice” who recently appeared on “America’s Got Talent,” will bring his brilliant sense of the absurd, mixing humor with awkward, tender moments.
Tickets starting at $39.99, plus service charges, are now on sale. Tickets can be purchased at the Terry Fator Box Office, online at mirage.com or ticketmaster.com, or by calling (800) 963-9634 or (702) 792-7777. Children over the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult (18 years of age or older). Children under 16 are not permitted.
Mandel has remained a constant force in show business for more than 30 years. He is executive producer of many shows through his production company Alevy Productions, which has produced the series “Take It All” and “Howie Do It” for NBC, “Deal With It” for TBS and “Mobbed” for FOX, among others. He is currently serving his eighth season as a judge on NBC’s hit summer talent competition series “America's Got Talent,” now in its 12th season. Mandel received an Emmy nomination for “Outstanding Host For a Reality or Reality-Competition Program” for “Deal or No Deal” and a Daytime Emmy nomination for “Outstanding Game Show Host” for the syndicated version of the show. Mandel’s versatile career has encompassed virtually all aspects of the entertainment spectrum including television, film and stage which has led him to become a mainstay of the American comedy scene.
A veritable “Pagliacci by way of Pee-Wee Herman and David Lynch,” Puddles Pity Party has 260k fans on Facebook and more than 74 million views on YouTube, including his unforgettable mash-up of “Pinball Wizard/Folsom Prison Blues” and contemporary hits like Lorde’s “Royals” and Sia’s “Chandelier.” Puddles has toured extensively throughout the U.S. in legendary venues like the Regency Ballroom in San Francisco, the Kennedy Center in D.C. and the Troubadour in Los Angeles. He also has performed many times in the UK at Soho Theatre London and the Edinburgh Fringe Festival. Other worldwide festival appearances include the Adelaide Fringe Festival, Perth Fringe World, Melbourne International Comedy Fest, Just for Laughs Montreal, Belgium’s Gent Festival, Festival Supreme (LA), Bumbershoot Festival (Seattle), Moontower Comedy Festival (Austin), and Bethlehem’s MusikFest. Puddles comes to the Aces of Comedy stage with a suitcase full of emotional anthems, plenty of Kleenex and free Puddles Cuddles for all the party people!
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About Aces of Comedy
The Aces of Comedy series at The Mirage Hotel & Casino features one of the most comprehensive and diverse comedic line-ups nationwide. The 1,257-seat Terry Fator Theatre at The Mirage hosts more than 100 annual performances. The Aces of Comedy series, launched in 2010, has featured some of the most popular comedians worldwide including Daniel Tosh, Jay Leno, Ron White, Ray Romano, David Spade, Tim Allen, and Gabriel Iglesias among others.
About The Mirage
Ideally located, The Mirage Hotel & Casino is the place to stay and play. From the iconic Volcano to the lush tropical pool, guests experience an exotic world-class destination unlike any other. The resort features contemporary accommodations; dynamic entertainment including The Beatles LOVE by Cirque du Soleil, Terry Fator: The Voice of Entertainment, Boyz II Men and the Aces of Comedy series; tantalizing restaurants created by the world’s most renowned chefs including Tom Colicchio; a luxurious spa and salon; and Siegfried & Roy’s Secret Garden and Dolphin Habitat. The Mirage is a wholly owned subsidiary of MGM Resorts International (NYSE: MGM). For more information and reservations, visit mirage.com, call toll free at (800) 374-9000 or find us on Facebook and Twitter.