The Aces of Comedy Series at The Mirage Hits the Jackpot with 2019 Lineup
Tickets for Select 2019 Performances Go on Sale Friday, Sept. 21 at Noon
LAS VEGAS (September 20, 2018) – A full house of top-tier comedians are scheduled to headline the 2019 Aces of Comedy series inside The Mirage Hotel & Casino. “Fluffy” comedian Gabriel Iglesias, “Last Comic Standing” champion Iliza Shlesinger and Comedy Central host Daniel Tosh, among others, are set to deliver the royal flush of comedy next year inside the Terry Fator Theatre. Conquering the stage for the first time is Travel Channel host Bert Kreischer who will make his debut at The Mirage early next year.
Tickets for the 2019 Aces of Comedy series go on sale Friday, Sept. 21 at noon with the exception of Bert Kreischer, Jay Leno, Jim Jefferies and Ron White. Tickets for White go on sale Friday, Sept. 28 at noon, tickets for Leno and Jefferies will go on sale Wednesday, Oct. 5 at noon and tickets for Kreischer will go on sale Monday, Oct. 1 at noon. All performances are scheduled to begin at 10 p.m. unless otherwise noted.
Bert Kreischer will make his Aces of Comedy debut inside the Terry Fator Theatre this February. Kreischer is a standup comedian who performs to sold-out crowds across the country and is known as one of the best storytellers of his generation. His latest special, “Bert Kreischer: Secret Time,” recently debuted on Netflix. TV audiences know him as host of the Travel Channel’s “Trip Flip” and “Bert the Conqueror.” He is a regular guest on “The Joe Rogan Experience,” hosts the popular web-series “Something’s Burning” and hosts his own podcast “The Bertcast.” Ticket prices start at $29.99 plus tax and service fees.
- Sunday, Feb. 17
HBO star Bill Maher will return to the Aces of Comedy series with his combination of unflinching honesty and big laughs which have garnered him 40 Emmy nominations. For the last 16 years on HBO’s “Real Time,” and before that on “Politically Incorrect,” Maher has set the boundaries of where funny, political talk can go on American television. Ticket prices start at $59.99 plus tax and service fees.
- February 15 – 16
- April 12 – 13
- September 6 – 7
- November 15 – 16
Chris D’Elia is best known for his hysterical standup comedy and starring role on the NBC comedy series “Undateable.” His latest standup special “Man on Fire” is currently streaming on Netflix. He currently hosts a highly successful weekly podcast “Congratulations with Chris D’Elia,” which launched in February 2017 and has since been a mainstay on iTunes’ comedy podcast charts. Ticket prices start at $39.99 plus tax and service fees.
- Friday, April 26
- Saturday, Aug. 24
Known as the “fluffy” comic in a Hawaiian shirt, Gabriel Iglesias has been described as unbelievably funny and electrifying. Iglesias returns to The Mirage 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. Iglesias is one of America’s most successful standup comedians performing sold-out shows around the world. Ticket prices start at $59.99 plus tax and service fees. Iglesias will perform at 8 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 20.
- January 18 – 20
- April 19 – 20
- May 24 – 26
Daniel Tosh is back for more when he returns to the Terry Fator Theatre as part of the 2019 Aces of Comedy series. Tosh will host an evening of standup comedy featuring writers and comedians from his Comedy Central show “Tosh.0.” His casual style and sharp material have garnered fans both young and old. Ticket prices start at $59.99 plus tax and service fees. All Friday performances will begin at 10 p.m. and Saturday performances will begin at 7:30 p.m.
- February 1 – 2
- May 10 – 11
George Lopez is set to return to the Terry Fator Theatre to showcase his multi-faceted career that encompasses television, film, standup comedy and late-night television. For two seasons, Lopez hosted “Lopez Tonight,” a late-night television talk show on TBS. This represented Lopez’s return to television after starring in the groundbreaking hit sitcom “George Lopez,” which aired for six seasons on ABC. Lopez is currently on his standup comedy tour, The Comedy Get Down, with Eddie Griffin, D.L. Hughley and Cedric the Entertainer in arenas across the country. The comedians recently debuted their BET scripted comedy series based on their tour. Ticket prices start at $59.99 plus tax and service fees.
- February 22 – 23
- June 14 – 15
- August 30 – 31
Iliza Shlesinger will return to the Aces of Comedy stage this summer. Since becoming the youngest and only female to win NBC’s “Last Comic Standing,” Iliza is now one of today’s funniest touring comedians with a legion of loyal fans who go so far as to create their own Iliza-inspired swag to wear to her shows. She recently completed filming her fourth Netflix special, “Elder Millennial,” as well as a supporting role the upcoming Paramount Pictures film, “Instant Family,” starring Mark Wahlberg and Rose Byrne. Ticket prices start at $29.99 plus tax and service fees.
Jay Leno will return to The Mirage with the comedic style and generous personality that has earned him millions of fans worldwide. Leno was a longtime host of NBC’s “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno” and was inducted into the Television Hall of Fame in 2014. He is currently the host of his hit CNBC show “Jay Leno’s Garage” where he highlights one of his passions – collecting cars – across America. Ticket prices start at $59.99 plus tax and service fees.
- Friday, May 17
- Saturday, June 22
Jim Jefferies, known for his provocative and belief-changing standup style, will return to the Aces of Comedy series. Jefferies has established himself as one of the most popular and respected comedians of his generation and was recently named one of the top 5 touring comedians in the world. Currently he hosts the Comedy Central late-night talk show, “The Jim Jefferies Show,” which received a nomination for the 2018 WGA Awards in the category of Comedy/Variety Talk Series. Ticket prices start at $49.99 plus tax and service fees.
- March 15 – 16
- August 2 – 3
- November 29 – 30
Kathleen Madigan, one of the most respected comedians of her generation, will be returning to the Terry Fator Theatre in 2019. Throughout her 29-year career, Madigan has performed on nearly every standup television show ever produced: Leno, Letterman, Conan and Ferguson, among others. She has performed internationally at festivals and theaters in Ireland, England, Hong Kong and Australia and has filmed six Montreal Gala Shows at the Montreal Comedy Festival for CBC TV. Her most recent special, “Bothering Jesus,” is her fifth hour-long standup special and is available now on Netflix. Ticket prices start at $29.99 plus tax and service fees.
- Friday, June 21
- Friday, Sept. 20
RAY ROMANO & DAVID SPADE
Comedic duo Ray Romano and David Spade will return to The Mirage as part of the 2019 Aces of Comedy series. Romano, best known for his Emmy Award-winning series “Everybody Loves Raymond” and NBC’s “Parenthood.” 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.” He continues to be a box office draw while performing in standup tours nationwide. Ticket prices start at $79.99 plus tax and service fees. Romano & Spade will perform at 8 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 21.
- March 8 – 9
- April 5 – 6
- October 4 – 5
- November 22 – 23
- December 20 – 21
Ron White, best known as the cigar-smoking, scotch-drinking funnyman from the Blue Collar Comedy Tour, will perform his hilarious standup comedy inside the Terry Fator Theatre. 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 $62.39 plus tax and service fees.
- February 8 – 9
- June 28 – 29
- August 16 – 17
- October 25 – 26
- December 6 – 7
- December 13 – 14
Renowned comedian Tim Allen will return to the Aces of Comedy series in 2019 with his unique style of comedy. The award-winning actor is currently in production on the seventh season of his hit sitcom “Last Man Standing,” which has been revived by FOX after airing for six seasons on ABC. He also was the star on the long-running ABC television series “Home Improvement.” His film credits include leading roles in “The Santa Claus,” “Galaxy Quest,” “Wild Hogs” and “Toy Story,” for which he will be reprising his role as Buzz Lightyear in an upcoming sequel set for release in 2019. Ticket prices start at $59.99 plus tax and service fees.
- March 1 – 2
- Saturday, May 18
- November 8 – 9
Tickets for all shows can be purchased at any MGM Resorts International box office, online at mgmresorts.com/mirage or ticketmaster.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.
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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 1,257-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, and Gabriel Iglesias among others.
About The Mirage
Ideally located, The Mirage Hotel & Casino is the place to stay and play. From the iconic Volcano to the lush tropical pool, guests experience an exotic world-class destination unlike any other. The resort features contemporary accommodations; dynamic entertainment including The Beatles LOVE by Cirque du Soleil, Terry Fator: The Voice of Entertainment, Boyz II Men and the Aces of Comedy series; tantalizing restaurants created by the world’s most renowned chefs including Tom Colicchio; a luxurious spa and salon; and Siegfried & Roy’s Secret Garden and Dolphin Habitat. 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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