Wildly popular comedian, Jim Gaffigan will make a stop at the Santa Barbara Bowl on Friday, July 24 at 7:00 PM as part of his “Contagious” Summer Tour. Tickets go on sale Friday, March 6 at 11 AM.
Jim Gaffigan is a Grammy nominated Comedian, New York Times Best Selling author, top touring performer, and multi-platinum selling father of five.
His fourth hour special (“Beyond the Pale” 2006, “King Baby” 2009, “Mr. Universe” 2012), “Obsessed” premiered on Comedy Central in 2014 and the DVD/CD was released soon after by Comedy Central Records. “Obsessed” premiered at #1 on iTunes which gave Gaffigan five albums in the Top 25 Comedy category on iTunes. The album also earned a nomination for ‘Best Comedy Album of the Year’ at the 2015 Grammy’s.
In 2013, Jim’s first book ‘Dad is Fat’ was released by Crown Publishing and debuted at #5 on the New York Time’s Bestseller’s List and remained on the list for 17 weeks after. His second book, ‘Food: A Love Story’ was released in the fall of 2014 and debuted at #3 on the New York Time’s Bestseller’s List.
Jim Gaffigan will serve as Executive Producer and star in “The Jim Gaffigan” Show which will premier in July of 2015 on TV Land and Comedy Central.
Gaffigan has had guest appearances on many TV comedies and dramas ranging from Portlandia to HBO's cult hits Flight of the Concords and Bored to Death to dramatic roles in all three versions of Law & Order. He also starred in the movie The Experimenter that debuted at the 2015 Sundance Film Festival.
Ted Alexandro was called "One of the funniest comedians working today" by Time Out NY magazine. Ted has performed on David Letterman, Conan O'Brien, Jimmy Kimmel and two half-hour specials on Comedy Central. Ted co-created the award winning comedy web series "Teachers Lounge" with Hollis James. It stars Jim Gaffigan, Lewis Black, Judy Gold, Michael Che, Dave Attell and many other great comedians. All ten episodes can be seen on youtube.
Ted has appeared on the television series "Oz," "Inside Amy Schumer," "Dr. Katz," and "Louie."
For more please visit www.tedalexandro.com
Don’t miss your chance to see Jim Gaffigan at the Santa Barbara Bowl on Friday, July 24.