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Bill EngvallStarting at $35.00
Get ready for an evening of standout stand-up as six-year Blue Collar Comedy Tour veteran Bill Engvall shares the hilarious tales about everyday situations that have made him one of the most popular comedians in the country. The Grammy nominated, multi-platinum selling recording artist starred on his own sitcom, The Bill Engvall Show, the hit sketch comedy show Blue Collar TV and in several solo specials for Comedy Central. Known for his clean-cut humor and ‘common man’ approach, Engvall will showcase his iconic brand of observational satire that is as relatable as it is laugh out loud funny. From beating up his body as a finalist o.n Dancing with the Stars to some of his new favorite “Here’s Your Sign” jokes, audiences are in for a fun-filled night of side-splitting non-stop laughter.
Bill Engvall is a Grammy nominated, multi-platinum selling recording artist and one of the top comedians in the country. Most recently, Bill was a contestant on season 17 of ABC’s Dancing with the Stars, and as a fan favorite, he made it to the finals. Earlier this year, Bill lent his voice to the animated comedy series Bounty Hunters, which aired on CMT. He previously starred in, and executive produced, the TBS sitcom The Bill Engvall Show. Bill was part of the enormously successful Blue Collar Comedy concert films, which sold over 9 million units and received a Grammy nomination. He also starred on the WB’s hit sketch comedy show Blue Collar TV and in several solo specials for Comedy Central. In 2012 he reunited with Jeff Foxworthy and Larry the Cable Guy on the Them Idiots Whirled Tour, which aired as a special on CMT. Bill’s first album, Here’s Your Sign, is certified platinum and held the #1 position on the Billboard Comedy Chart for 15 straight weeks. His second album, Dorkfish, also debuted at #1 on Billboard’s Comedy Chart, as did his subsequent comedy albums. Bill has written several books, including his 2007 autobiography Bill Engvall –Just A Guy. Bill recently filmed a new special entitled Just Sell Him For Parts.
A native of Galveston, Texas, Bill moved to Dallas and worked as a disc jockey with plans of becoming a teacher. While in a nightclub one evening, he tried his hand at stand-up comedy and found that making people laugh was truly his forte. Soon after, he moved to Los Angeles and went on to star in the Showtime special, A Pair of Joker’s, hosted A&E’s Evening at the Improv and appeared on The Tonight Show and Late Show with David Letterman. In 1992, Bill won the American Comedy Award for “Best Male Stand-up Comedian.” He appeared in several episodes of Designing Women and co-starred in Delta and The Jeff Foxworthy Show. Bill resides in Southern California with his family. More information is available at www.billengvall.com.
$59.00 – Pit, Orchestra, Main, Lower Boxes, Upper Boxes, Royal Boxes, Mezzanine, and 1st Balcony
$35.00 – 2nd Balcony and 3rd Balcony
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Convenient event parking is available at the public garage on the corner of Main and Colfax and at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel/1st Source Bank Complex. Parking is also available on the streets within walking distance of the Morris and also at the Leighton Center on Washington Street between Main and Michigan Streets. PLEASE NOTE: The surface parking lots immediately to the north of the Morris Performing Arts Center are private lots. No public parking is permitted in the Hoffman or LaSalle Building lots. Vehicles risk being towed.