The 'Aces of Comedy' Lineup at The Mirage Keeps Getting Funnier
Tickets Now On-sale for Select 2016 Performances
LAS VEGAS (October 28, 2015) – Aces of Comedy newcomers Tracy Morgan, Bill Maher, Jim Norton and Sebastian Maniscalco will ignite evenings of laughter when they join longtime favorites on the Terry Fator Theatre stage at The Mirage Hotel & Casino in 2016. Renowned comedian Ron White, the witty Kathy Griffin and the hysterical Daniel Tosh, among others, also return for another hilarious season of comedy. All performances are scheduled to begin at 10 p.m. unless otherwise noted.
Daniel Tosh is back for more when he returns to the Terry Fator Theatre January 15 – 16, February 5 – 6, March 25 – 26 and April 8 – 9 as part of the 2016 Aces of Comedy series. Nominated for “Comedy Special of the Year” at the 2012 Comedy Awards, Tosh is one of the country’s most-requested headliners on the comedy circuit. His casual style and sharp material have garnered fans both young and old. Tosh currently stars in “TOSH.0,” a series he created for Comedy Central. Ticket prices start at $59.99 plus tax and service fees. All Saturday performances will begin at 7:30 p.m.
- Friday, Jan. 15
- Saturday, Jan. 16
- Friday, Feb. 5
- Saturday, Feb. 6
- Friday, March 25
- Saturday, March 26
- Friday, April 8
- Saturday, April 9
, best known as the cigar-smoking, scotch-drinking funnyman from the “Blue Collar Comedy Tour,” will perform his hilarious stand-up comedy inside the Terry Fator Theatre February 12 – 13, March 4 – 5, April 29 – 30 and June 10 – 11. White has established himself as a star in his own right with multiple comedy albums and videos including Drunk In Public
, They Call Me Tater Salad
and You Can’t Fix Stupid
. Ticket prices start at $59.99 plus tax and service fees.
RAY ROMANO & DAVID SPADE
- Friday, Feb. 12
- Saturday, Feb. 13
- Friday, March 4
- Saturday, March 5
- Friday, April 29
- Saturday, April 30
- Friday, June 10
- Saturday, June 11
Funnymen Ray Romano
and David Spade
will return to The Mirage February 19 – 20 and May 20 – 21. Romano, best known for his Emmy-award winning series, "Everybody Loves Raymond" and NBC's "Parenthood," is currently working on HBO's upcoming series "Vinyl" which will debut January 2016. Romano and Spade will again team up at the Terry Fator Theatre for the Aces of Comedy series. Spade, known as Dennis Finch, the wise-cracking, power-hungry assistant on “Just Shoot Me,” became a household favorite during his five-year stint as a cast member of NBC’s “Saturday Night Live.” The comedian was most recently seen in his Comedy Central special “David Spade: My Fake Problems” and released his memoir “David Spade is Almost Interesting” in October 2015. Ticket prices start at $79.99 plus tax and service fees. Ray Romano and David Spade’s performances will begin at 9 p.m. Saturday, May 21.
- Friday, Feb. 19
- Saturday, Feb. 20
- Friday, May 20
- Saturday, May 21
will be back at The Mirage February 26, May 13, June 4 and July 2 with the comedic style and generous personality that have earned him millions of fans worldwide. Leno was a longtime host of NBC’s “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno” and was recently inducted into the Television Hall of Fame. Ticket prices start at $59.99 plus tax and service fees.
- Friday, Feb. 26
- Friday, May 13
- Saturday, June 4
- Saturday, July 2
Two-time Emmy, Grammy Award winning and New York Times #1 Best Selling comedian Kathy Griffin
will return to the Aces of Comedy lineup at The Mirage Saturday, Feb. 27 and Friday, July 1, 2016. Currently in the middle of her 80-city, "Like A Boss" tour, Griffin breaks through the entertainment clutter with her universally recognized brand of pull-no-punches comedy to sold-out audiences around the globe. Ticket prices start at $59.99 plus tax and service fees.
- Saturday, Feb. 27
- Friday, July 1
, a comedian known for giving audiences big laughs along with unflinching honesty, will join the Aces of Comedy series for the first time March 11 – 12 at The Mirage. For the last 13 years on HBO’s “Real Time,” and before that on “Politically Incorrect” (Comedy Central, ABC, 1993-2002), Bill Maher has set the boundaries of where funny, political talk can go on American television, earning 34 Emmy nominations in the process. Ticket prices start at $59.99 plus tax and service fees. Bill Maher’s performance will begin at 8 p.m. Sunday, March 13.
- Saturday, March 12
- Sunday, March 13
Known as the “fluffy” comic in a Hawaiian shirt, Gabriel Iglesias
has been described as unbelievably funny and electrifying. Iglesias returns to The Mirage March 18 – 19 and May 28 – 29 as part of the resort’s Aces of Comedy series with a mixture of storytelling, parodies, characters and sound effects that bring his personal experiences to life. Ticket prices start at $59.99 plus tax and service fees.
- Friday, March 18
- Saturday, March 19
- Saturday, May 28
- Sunday, May 29
Comedian, actor, writer and producer Nick Swardson
returns to The Mirage Saturday, April 2 for a night of hysterical comedy as part of the resort’s Aces of Comedy series. Nick's latest stand up special for Comedy Central is "Taste It", and he is best known for such movies as "Grandma's Boy," "Benchwarmers" and "Just Go With It". Ticket prices start at $49.99 plus tax and service fees.
Stand-up comic Sebastian Maniscalco
will make his Aces of Comedy debut at The Mirage April 22 – 23. Maniscalco can currently be seen in his Showtime special “Aren’t You Embarassed?” His jokes also can be heard on his comedy specials on Showtime and Comedy Central “Sebastian Maniscalco: What’s Wrong with People” and “Sebastian Live!” Ticket prices start at $39.99 plus tax and service fees.
- Friday, April 22
- Saturday, April 23
The long-awaited return of beloved comedian Tracy Morgan
is finally here. Morgan is sure to bring guests to tears of laugher with his performances May 6 – 7 when he joins the Aces of Comedy series at The Mirage for the first time. Best known for his longtime role as Tracy Jordan on “30 Rock,” Morgan also served as a cast member of “Saturday Night Live.” Tickets go on sale Friday, Oct. 30 at noon and start at $49.99 plus tax and service fees. Guests must be 18 years of age or older to attend.
- Friday, May 6
- Saturday, May 7
Renowned comedian Tim Allen
will return to The Mirage Saturday, May 14 as part of the resort’s Aces of Comedy series. The award-winning actor stars on the ABC hit sitcom “Last Man Standing” and was the star on the long-running ABC television series “Home Improvement.” His film credits include leading roles in “The Santa Claus,” “Toy Story,” “Galaxy Quest” and “Wild Hogs,” among others. Ticket prices start at $59.99 plus tax and service fees.
American comedian, radio personality, bestselling author and actor, Jim Norton
, will step onto the Terry Fator Theatre stage for the first time Friday, May 27 as part of the Aces of Comedy series. Norton is the co-host of the “Opie with Jim Norton” show on Sirius XM Radio and currently has 3 one-hour comedy specials available on Hulu. He has regularly guest-starred on “The Tonight Show,” and “Late Show with David Letterman,” as well as “Louie” and “Inside Amy Schumer”. Ticket prices start at $29.99 plus tax and service fees. Guests must be 18 years of age or older to attend.
Emmy Award-winning actor, improvisationalist and television personality Wayne Brady
will return to The Mirage Friday, June 3. Brady can be seen daily on CBS as the host of the daytime classic “Let’s Make A Deal.” Brady’s career took off in 1998 with “Whose Line Is It Anyway?” for which he won a 2003 Emmy Award for “Outstanding Individual Performance in a Variety, Musical or Comedy Series.” Ticket prices start at $39.99 plus tax and service fees.
Tickets for all shows can be purchased at any MGM Resorts box office, the Terry Fator box office, online at mirage.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. Additional age restrictions as noted above. Tickets for Tracy Morgan shows go on sale Friday, Oct. 30 at noon PST. Tickets for Jim Norton’s show go on sale Thursday, Nov. 12 at 10 a.m. PST. All other tickets are now on sale.
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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 1,256-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, Gabriel Iglesias and Kathy Griffin, among others.
About The Mirage
Ideally located in the center of the famed Las Vegas Strip, The Mirage Hotel & Casino is the place to stay and play. The resort features contemporary accommodations; tantalizing restaurants created by the world’s most renowned chefs including Tom Colicchio’s Heritage Steak; dynamic nightlife venue 1 OAK Nightclub; a luxurious spa and salon; the enticing Bare pool lounge; and 170,000 square feet of meeting and convention space. Unique entertainment options include The Beatles LOVE by Cirque du Soleil celebrating the musical legacy of The Beatles; the Aces of Comedy series featuring one of the most comprehensive and diverse comedic line-ups nationwide; Terry Fator: The VOICE of Entertainment; four-time GRAMMY Award-winning R&B musical sensation Boyz II Men; and the lush animal sanctuary of Siegfried & Roy’s Secret Garden and Dolphin Habitat. From the iconic Volcano and 20,000-gallon lobby aquarium to the lush tropical atrium and pool, guests experience an exotic world-class destination unlike any other. 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.
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