Comedy Central has joined forces once again with Jon Stewart’s Busboy Productions for it’s fourth biennial event, Night of Too Many Stars: America Comes Together for Autism Programs. The event happens October 13th at the Beacon Theatre in New York City. The benefit will feature Jon Stewart hosting an evening filled with live performances, sketches, and short films from a roster of comedy and celebrity all-stars. Past participants have included Will Arnett, Fred Armisen, Jack Black, Lewis Black, Matthew Broderick, Steve Carell, Kristin Chenoweth, George Clooney, Stephen Colbert, Elvis Costello, and many more.
The Killers are preparing to take stage next month at the Paradise Theatre in Bronx, New York for the “American Express Unstaged” music series. This is the 11th edition of Unstaged and the show coincides with the release date for the Las Vegas rock band’s fourth studio album, “Battle Born.” Directing the live-stream is German film director Werner Herzog who’s filmography includes “Nosferatu the Vampyre” (1979), “Fitzcarraldo” (1982) and “Invincible” (2001). The show is September 18th and you can also can the band at a Toronto performance September 22nd.
Action at the US Open Tennis Championship in Flushing, New York, is well underway with defending champion Novak Djokovic and world No. 1 Roger Federer easily sweeping through their first round matches. Victoria Azarenka and Serena Williams have enjoyed the same success in their first rounds with three-time US Open championKim Clijsters losing in her second round match. Andy Roddick also announced today that this will be his final tournament, hopefully we will see him make it deep into the event. US Open action continues until September 9th.
To mark their 40th year of television, The Price is Right, has created The Price Is Right Live Stage Show Tour, a nationally touring version of the studio show. Expect the same excitement, games, cash and merchandise prizes, with even more audience interaction, where many audience members can win right from their seat. From Plinko, Cliffhangers, the Big Wheel, to the fabulous Showcase, enjoy the exhilaration of being a part of your favorite game show as it comes to Las Vegas, Atlantic City, El Paso, Jacksonville, Sioux City, Indianapolis, Green Bay, Rochester, Merrillville, and more.
With Britain’s Got Talent and America’s Got Talent already producing such worldwide superstars as Paul Potts, Susan Boyle, and Terry Fator, here’s your chance to experience the best of AGT in person with America’s Got Talent Live. Hosted by Jerry Springsteen, the 10-week limited Las Vegas run will feature the winner of the current year’s competition along with your favorite runner-ups and special guests. The show runs from September 29th to November 17th at the Palazzo Theatre in Las Vegas.
Last week Smashing Pumpkins released the Canadian dates for their fall tour in support of their latest album “Oceana.” Now they’ve announced more dates for the U.S. that includes Everett, San Francisco, San Diego, Universal City, Broomfield, Saint Louis, Rosemont, Saint Paul, Auburn Hills, Boston, Brooklyn, Camden, Fairfax, and more.
The 26th Annual Bridge School Benefit has been announced for October 20th and 21st at Shoreline Amphitheatre in Mountain View,California. The event, organized by musician Neil Young and his wife, Pegi, is an annual, all acoustic, charity event with proceeds directly benefitting the operations of The Bridge School. Stay tuned for lineup announcements.
The 2013 US Gymnastics Championships features men’s and women’s gymnastics in both the junior and senior divisions. The Championships determine all-around and individual national champions, and the national team for junior and senior elite levels. The USA Gymnastics National Congress and Trade Show will be held in conjunction with 2013 U.S. Gymnastics Championships at the XL Center in Hartford,Connecticut.
Grammy Award winning Christian rock band Casting Crowns has announced select dates for The Story Tour with Jeremy Camp and Natalie Grant. The band is still supporting their late 2011 release “Come To The Well.” The tour comes to Greensboro, Duluth, Tampa, Hoffman Estates, and San Antonio with more to be announced.
World Championship Boxing returns to Brooklyn at the brand new, state-of-the-art Barclays Center, featuring a stacked card and a super-lightweight match up between unbeaten Danny “Swift” Garcia who will be defending his WBA Super, WBC & Ring Magazine Super Lightweight World Championships against legendary future Hall of Famer Erik “El Terrible” Morales. Also featured is Brooklyn’s own Paulie “Magic Man” Malignaggi as he puts his World Boxing Association (WBA) Welterweight World Championship on the line against hard-hitting Pablo Cesar “El Demoledor” Cano. Catch all the action October 20th.
Tons of new tour dates are also now in the exchange for:
Falling In Reverse,
3OH!3 & Sammy Adams,
Coheed and Cambria,
Less Than Jake,
Drive By Truckers, and
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- Michigan State Spartans vs. Boise State Broncos 8/31 @ East Lansing
- Auburn Tigers vs. Louisiana-Monroe Warhawks 9/15 @ Auburn
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