LAS VEGAS (December 9, 2019) – The Aces of Comedy series adds Theo Von and Whitney Cummings to its already impressive 2020 lineup at The Mirage Hotel & Casino. Theo Von will return Friday, Jan. 31 – Saturday, Feb. 1, 2020 and Whitney Cummings is scheduled to make her debut Saturday, May 2, 2020. Tickets for Theo Von are on sale now and tickets for Whitney Cummings will go on sale Friday, Dec.13 at 10 a.m. All shows are scheduled to begin at 10 p.m.

Theo Von’s podcast, "This Past Weekend," is one of the top comedy podcasts, garnering five million listens a month on audio alone. Theo has a Netflix special titled "No Offense" from 2015. Theo has appeared numerous times on Joe Rogan’s podcast, "The Joe Rogan Experience," regularly on Joey Diaz’s "The Church of What’s Happening Now," and was voted guest of the year on "The Fighter and The Kid" by TFATK listeners in both 2017 and 2018. Previously, Theo was the host of TBS’s hidden camera show "Deal With It" from EP Howie Mandel, which ran for three seasons. He also hosted Yahoo’s popular daily recap show "Primetime in No Time" - one of the most-watched shows on the web with nearly one million views per day. Theo also made appearances on "Inside Amy Schumer," "Why?" with Hannibal Buress, "Arsenio," "Last Comic Standing," and was the winner of Comedy Central’s "Reality Bites Back," and "Live at Gotham."

Theo can be seen in season four of Comedy Central’s “This Is Not Happening,” episode premiered in March 2018. He also co-hosts “The King and the Sting” with his friend, comedian Brendan Schaub. Theo lists his favorite entertainers as Joe Rogan, Tom Segura, Chris D’elia, Bill Burr, Jerry Clower, and Richard Pryor; and his role models as Joe Rogan, Jocko Willink, Maurice Clarett, Dustin Poirier, and his brother Zefferino vonKurnatowski.

Whitney Cummings is a Los Angeles-based comedian, actor, writer, producer and director. She is best known for creating and starring in the NBC series “Whitney” and co-creating and co-writing the Emmy-nominated CBS comedy series “2 Broke Girls” with Michael Patrick King. She will soon embark on her latest tour, “How Dare You” which kicks off March 13th in Royal Oak Michigan and will span 22 cities. Last month she launched her own podcast titled “Good For You” where she asks a lot of questions of a lot of different people, voices her opinions and features a robot in her show. New episodes of “Good For You” are released on Wednesdays and self-produced by Whitney Cummings alongside Made By Super. In July, she debuted her fourth stand-up special, “Can I Touch It?,” on Netflix. Filmed at the Sidney Harmon Hall in her hometown of Washington, D.C., the special touches her take on everything including her signature incisive commentary on gender dynamics and why we should give sex robots a chance.

Tickets for Theo Von are on sale now and start at $39.99 (not including applicable tax and service charges). Tickets for Whitney Cummings will go on sale Friday, December 13 at 10 a.m. PST and start at $29.99 (not including applicable tax and service charges). Tickets 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.

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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 lineups nationwide.  The 1,257-seat 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, Iliza Shlesinger, Jay Leno, Tiffany Haddish, Ron White, Kathleen Madigan, 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, Shin Lim: LIMITLESS, 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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