Russell Peters on Maui
October 26, 7pm doors
Maui Arts and Cultural Center Castle Theater
You've seen him on “The Green Card Tour LIVE from the O2 Arena” on Showtime and “Red, White and Brown” on Comedy Central; now watch comedy rockstar, Russell Peters up-close and personal with his new act and his trademark lightening fast improv when he comes to Maui and Oahu with all new material as part of his Notorious World Tour 2012. Both shows go on sale on Monday, September 10th at 10am.
Peters has spent the last three years setting attendance records around the globe; in 2009, he had the largest comedy show in UK history at London's O2 Arena with 16,000 fans in attendance. He repeated that same feat in 2010 at Sydney, Australia's Acer Arena, where he had the largest comedy show in Australian history with over 13,000 fans in attendance. In March of this year, Peters became the fastest selling show in Dubai history. His two shows in Dubai sold-out in eight minutes - faster than Madonna and received rave reviews.
Starting in 2008, Peters was one of the first stand-up comedians to self-finance, self-produce and distribute his own comedy specials and DVD's, with Red, White and Brown and 2011's, The Green Card Tour LIVE from the O2 Arena. The DVD's went on to sell over 200,000 units across North America. Both specials were broadcast on Showtime Networks and Comedy Central in the States as well as Netflix globally. Peters is currently working on developing original content for Netflix.
Listed on the Forbes List as one of the top ten Highest Earning Comics in the U.S. in 2009 and 2010, Russell Peters has spent the past 23 years building a career to become one of the biggest comics in the world. Thanks to YouTube and a global following, Peters has sold-out arenas from Madison Square Garden to the Sydney Opera House. Peters has also performed for the troops in Afghanistan, Iraq and on the USS Eisenhower and HMCS Winnipeg, and appeared on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, Lopez Tonight, Jimmy Kimmel Live, The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson and on HBO, CNN, MTV, BBC and Al Jazeera. Peters 2010 memoir, "Call Me Russell" was a Globe and Mail number one bestseller in Canada and will be released in the US in April, 2012. Peters was recently seen in the movies, Source Code and the 2011 highest grossing English language film in Canada, the Punjabi-Canadian ice hockey film, Breakaway. He can also be seen in the upcoming, Girl in Progress with Eva Mendes.
If you are not familiar with Russell Peters, visit his website at http://www.russellpeters.com
All ages welcome
Get your tickets NOW at the MACC Box Office, http://www.mauiarts.org, http://www.bampproject.com or call 808.242.SHOW (7469) for more info or to purchase.
$65 (premium seats and tables), $45 (reserved seats), and $25 (general admission) (In advance plus applicable fees)
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Date: Friday, October 26th, 2012
Time: 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm
Cost: $65 (premium seats and tables), $45 (reserved seats), and $25 (general admission) (In advance plus applicable fees)
Categories: Concerts / Music
Maui Arts & Cultural Center Castle Theater
1 Cameron Way
Kahului, HI USA 96732
Contact: BAMP Project