Comedians Petey DeAbreu and Joe “Mr. D” Dombrowski Added to Lineup

28 August 2019

SPRINGFIELD, MASS. (August 28, 2019) – MGM Springfield and John Tobin Presents announced today the addition of two new comedians, Petey DeAbreu and Joe “Mr. D” Dombrowski, to the exciting Roar! Comedy Series lineup inside the historic Armory at MGM Springfield.

Petey DeAbreu
Petey DeAbreu is a Bronx born-and-raised comedian. Over the last year, DeAbreu debuted two half-hour stand-up specials at Union Hall, “POVerty” and “A Dead Ass Half.” DeAbreu hosts several popular weekly shows in Brooklyn and Manhattan including White Chocolate with Christi Chiello, which was featured at the 2018 NY Comedy Festival. Most recently, he toured with Ilana Glazer and performed at Comedy Central’s Clusterfest.

Tickets starting at $28 go on sale to the general public Friday, Aug. 30 at 10 a.m. EST.

Tickets for Petey DeAbreu will be available Friday, Aug. 30 at 10 a.m. EST at mgmspringfield.com/roar, Ticketmaster and at the MGM Springfield M life Rewards & Cashier desk. M life Rewards loyalty members will receive access to a pre-sale Wednesday, Aug. 28 from 10 a.m. to Thursday, Aug. 29 at 10 p.m. EST. To join the M life Rewards program, or for more information, visit mlife.com.

Joe “Mr. D” Dombrowski
Joe “Mr. D” Dombrowski is an educator, comedian and influencer best known for his viral social media content. Most notably, his Spelling Bee prank video  captured the hearts of 20 million people and was featured on Good Morning America, the Ellen DeGeneres ShowPickler & Ben and BuzzFeed.

Tickets starting at $33 go on sale to the general public Friday, Aug. 30 at 10 a.m. EST.

Tickets for Joe “Mr. D” Dombrowski will be available Friday, Aug. 30 at 10 a.m. EST at mgmspringfield.com/roar, Ticketmaster and at the MGM Springfield M life Rewards & Cashier desk. M life Rewards loyalty members will receive access to a pre-sale Wednesday, Aug. 28 from 10 a.m. to Thursday, Aug. 29 at 10 p.m. EST. To join the M life Rewards program, or for more information, visit mlife.com.

The scheduled performances are:

  • Petey DeAbreu
    • Thursday, Oct. 17 at 8 p.m.
    • Friday, Oct. 18 at 7:15 p.m.
    • Saturday, Oct. 19 at 7:15 p.m. and 9:45 p.m.
  • Joe “Mr. D” Dombrowski
    • Sunday, Nov. 3 at 7 p.m.

Roar! Comedy Series, the exclusive comedy experience developed by John Tobin Presents, opened January 2019 inside the Armory at MGM Springfield and has delivered more than 100 hilarious shows to downtown Springfield. For more information, please visit mgmspringfield.com/roar.

About John Tobin Presents
John Tobin has been a mainstay in the Boston Comedy scene since 1992, when he started as a doorman at a local comedy club. Today, John Tobin Presents, produces and operates shows in and around Boston at well-known clubs and venues such as Laugh Boston, The Comedy Scene at Patriot Place, The Boch Center, The Norwood Theatre, WooHaHa! Comedy Club and the legendary Nick’s Comedy Stop.

About MGM Springfield
MGM Springfield covers three city blocks in the heart of downtown Springfield, Mass. As the world’s first LEED™ Platinum-certified gaming resort, MGM Springfield ignites a cultural and economic renaissance in a historic New England city by seamlessly blending new design with restored historic buildings. The resort offers more than 125,000 square feet of gaming space, a 250-room boutique hotel on Main Street, superior spa services, diverse retail and inspired dining headlined by award-winning Chef Michael Mina’s Cal Mare. MGM Springfield also features a seven-screen Regal luxury cinema complex, bowling lanes, a seasonal skating rink and outdoor marketplace displaying local art, events and talent. The property opened on August 24, 2018. For additional information, please visit mgmspringfield.com.

Media Contacts:
Saverio Mancini / Ellanje Ferguson
MGM Springfield Communications
(413) 273-5580 / (413) 273-5581
smancini@mgmspringfield.com / eferguson@mgmspringfield.com