From Jan. 17-19, comic Leslie Jones made headlines internet hosting Comedy Central’s “The Daily Show.”
In a now-viral clip, the previous “Saturday Night Live” forged member questioned the brand new Martin Luther King Jr. statue unveiled in Boston Commons.
Her tackle the unconventional design was NSFW to say the least.
And now that her three-day stint because the visitor host for “The Daily Show,” you can catch her hot takes live onstage.
Jones is about to conduct a brief tour she’s calling “Leslie Jones: Live” from Jan. 28 all the way to June 15.
Along the best way, she’ll cease into Atlantic City’s Sound Waves at Hard Rock Hotel and Casino on March 11 and Red Bank’s Hackensack Meridian Health Theatre on June 16.
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We’re pleased to report that some tickets to see the one-time “Ghostbuster” can be discovered for as little as $51 before fees on Vivid Seats on the time of publication.
That’s virtually a steal contemplating you’ll get to see the comedian the New York Times known as “a pressure of nature, the work of uncooked charisma and a twister of vitality.”
Plus, in any respect dates, she’ll be joined by comic and the “Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore’s” Lenny Marcus.
Want to hitch in the raucous enjoyable?
Here’s every thing you must know.
Leslie Jones 2023 tour schedule
A whole calendar together with all of Leslie Jones’ upcoming tour dates, venues, present begin occasions and hyperlinks to purchase tickets can be discovered beneath.
|March 10 at The National in Richmond, VA||$55|
|March 11 at Sound Waves on the Hard Rock Hotel in Atlantic City, NJ||$93|
|March 24 on the Royal Oak Music Theatre in Royal Oak, MI||$74|
|March 25 on the Agora Theatre in Cleveland, OH||$70|
|May 12 on the Tampa Theatre in Tampa, FL||$99|
|May 13 on the Lillian S. Wells Hall in Fort Lauderdale, FL||$51|
|May 26 at The Theater at Virgin Hotels in Las Vegas, NV||$54|
|June 2 on the Carolina Theatre (Fletcher Hall) in Durham, NC||$84|
|June 3 on the Charleston Music Hall in Charleston, SC||$58|
|June 15 on the Wilbur Theatre in Boston, MA||$54|
|June 16 on the Hackensack Meridian Health Theatre in Red Bank, NJ||$57|
|June 25 on the Murat Egyptian Room in Indianapolis, IN||$58|
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Leslie Jones on “The Daily Show”
From Jan. 17-19, the 55-year-old Jones introduced her signature model of uncompromising, take no prisoners standpoint to the desk where she skewered Stephen A. Smith for saying “Rihanna is not any Beyonce,” George Santos and the college TikTok ban.
If you wish to catch her sizzling takes, brutal honesty and hilarious, hardened knowledge your self, try her 12-minute monologue from the Jan. 19 episode beneath.
Leslie Jones comedy specials
Although Jones has been performing since 1987, she’s solely launched two specials over the course of her profession.
Her first, the 2010 Showtime particular “Leslie Jones: Problem Child” can be streamed on Amazon Prime.
More lately, Jones recruited “Game of Thrones” present runners David Benioff and D.B. Weiss to direct her second particular “Time Machine.”
Decider raved that “giving Jones an hour or extra in the highlight affords her the chance to shine in a manner she by no means might on ‘SNL.’”
Want to see? You can check out “Time Machine” here.
Leslie Jones opening act
At all shows, Jones might be joined by workhorse New York comic Lenny Marcus.
Marcus, recognized for his podcast “The Fckry” with Leslie Jones in addition to appearances on the Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon and The Late Show with David Letterman, works with Jones typically.
He co-wrote her “Time Machine” particular and works and government produces “Supermarket Sweep,” which Jones hosts.
You can see his acerbic arise beneath.
Leslie Jones podcast
Jones has been internet hosting the weekly podcast “The Fckry” with Marcus since August 2022.
Over the previous 5 months, the 2 have introduced on comics like Seth Meyers, Jay Pharoah, Fortune Feimster, Judy Gold and Zarna Garg.
All 25 episodes, which usually run an hour, can be heard here.
Comedians on tour in 2023
While not all comics can placed on a present fairly like Jones, there are a variety of mega stars who will deliver their strongest punchlines to venues everywhere in the U.S. this yr.
Want extra comedy? You’re in luck. Here’s our checklist of the 51 largest comics on tour in 2023.