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Comedian Aziz Ansari to perform at West Gym
April 12, 2011Tweet
Comedian and actor Aziz Ansari will perform a stand-up comedy show at 7 p.m. Friday, April 29, in the West Gym.
Ansari will be performing as part of his “Dangerously Delicious Tour,” which has produced sold-out shows in Los Angeles’ Orpheum Theatre, New York’s Beacon Theatre and San Francisco’s Fillmore Auditorium. Ansari, who has been doing stand-up since 2001, was recently named one of Entertainment Weekly’s top 12 “Future Stars of Comedy” and was named by Paste Magazine as one of “The 10 Best Comedians of the Decade.” He was also featured on his own Comedy Central special titled, “Intimate Moments for a Sensual Evening.”
Ansari started his acting career in the critically acclaimed MTV show, Human Giant, which lasted two seasons. Recently, he has been seen as the host of the 2010 MTV Movie Awards and now stars in the hit NBC sitcom Parks and Recreation alongside Amy Poehler.
He has appeared in such movies as Get Him to the Greek, I Love You, Man, Funny People and Observe and Report. He also made appearances in Scrubs, The Flight of the Conchords and Reno 911!.
This program is sponsored by the Student Association Programming Board.
Tickets can be purchased by visiting www.binghamtonsa.org or by calling the ticket office at 607-777-6004.