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You’ll be Laughing in the Aisles This April stupid Day!

Get ready for the hottest, funniest comedy display of the year as the April fools Comedy Show return to the Theater at Madison Square Garden top top Saturday night, April 1st with hostess v the mostess, Sommore and a killer heat up of top comics including Arsenio Hall, Arnez J, Don D.C. Curry, Tommy Davidson, and Michael Blackson.

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The theatre at Madison Square Garden is situated at:7th Avenue in between West 31st and West 33rd Streets.

ABOUT THE COMICS:

SOMMORE

Sommore reigns together the undisputed “Queen of Comedy." through a winning combo the class and sass, she offers audiences a hilarious, yet piercing look in ~ today’s worries from a woman’s perspective. Frank and also fearless, she tackles topics ranging from the mundane come the controversial v wit, intelligence and also style. Sommore to be the first woman to host BET’s ”Comic View” (1994-1995 season), and also received the Richard Pryor Award for Comic the the Year in 1995. She has additionally hosted Russell Simmons’ “Def Comedy Jam,” and also “Showtime at the Apollo.” She was part of 2000’s record-breaking “Queens that Comedy” tour which garnered she a broader fan base and placed her in Guinness’ book of civilization Records as soon as she performed to an audience of end 50,000 in Atlanta. Never ever one to remainder on she laurels, Sommore to be a featured comic in the “Latham entertain Presents” tourism in 2002, wherein she to be the only woman performer. In 2002, Sommore made her film debut in Friday after Next. She has additionally been featured in a number of other movies including, household Reunion (2002), Soul airplane (2004), Something brand-new (2006), and Dirty to wash (2007). She TV credits include: “The Hughleys” and also “The Parkers,” HBO’s “SNAPS” and MTV’s “Wild ‘N Out.”

ARSENIO HALL

It to be the success that his Emmy Award-winning late night talk display “The Arsenio hall Show” the made Arsenio Hall a family name. In 1987, Arsenio was asked to replace Joan Rivers top top the Fox Network collection “The late Show.” ~ above the stamin of his job-related as interim host, he to be signed to a film and television attend to Paramount Pictures, i m sorry subsequently led to the opportunity to co-write and also co-star in the struggle (Paramount) comedy “Coming come America.” In 1998, Arsenio join the cast of the CBS dramedy “Martial Law,” play “Terrell Parker,” a streetwise L.A.P.D. Detective, for 2 years. He adhered to this up through a 2 season insignificant as hold of the new “Star Search” (CBS). And also then, acquisition on his most daunting task to date, he returned to stand-up comedy and toured for the very first time in end a decade.Arsenio was featured together the comical “Carl Cristall” in Exodus Films’ animated function “Igor,” in 2008. Arsenio showed up in a memorable cameo starring together “Tasty Freeze” in the very touted feature comedy “Black Dynamite,” one homage to standard blaxploitation films in 2009, i beg your pardon debuted as a brand-new animated series on Adult swimming in July, 2012. In addition, Arsenio was featured in the HBO sports Documentary “Magic & Bird: A Courtship of Rivals” i beg your pardon premiered in March, 2010, as well as the A&E two-hour documentary special “The battle For so late Night,” which premiered in April, 2010. He to be featured together a “Guest Mentor” ~ above the very own Network’s “Your very own Show,” and appearing as guest hold on the daily talk display “Access Hollywood LIVE!,” CNN’s “Piers Morgan Tonight” and “The View.” On might 20, 2012, Arsenio to be crowned the “Celebrity Apprentice” because that Season 5 of Donald Trump’s struggle reality display on NBC, whereby he contended for his charity, The Magic Johnson Foundation. Many recently, he went back to late-night television as executive, management producer and also host that the CBS tv Distribution/Tribune Broadcasting country syndicated “The Arsenio hall Show,” which aired ~ above stations roughly the country during the 2013 – 2014 season.

ARNEZ JWhile working as a trip attendant, comedian Arnez J discovered his comedic calling. The realized that he had actually the capability to save the passengers and also crew laughing and with encourage from friends, that made his an initial attempt in ~ stand-up comedy. ~ that an initial night ~ above stage, that knew what he wanted to do. He left his project with the airlines and made the decision come devote every one of his time come a career in comedy. Rapidly coming to be one of the many talked around comedians, his charisma and also physical agility space unforgettable. V the physicality that Jim Carrey, his brand that comedy has referred to as him “the black color Jerry Lewis.”

DON D.C. CURRYStand increase comic, writer, and actor Don D.C. Curry is ideal known for starring as Craig’s sex-crazed Uncle Elroy Jones in following Friday and Friday after ~ Next and also for his role on the sitcom Grace Under Fire. He to be seen most recently in the TV show Black Jesus in the function of City Councilman Bowers. He gained his very first start on BET’s Comic View and later hosted the display in 2013.

TOMMY DAVIDSONAn exceptional selection from stand-up comedy and acting to versatile music capacity have earn Tommy Davidson a reputation together an extraordinary performer. Best known as one of the initial stars that the struggle TV show In life Color, his reach is built on the show’s and its stars’ groundbreaking and innovative talent. Starting as a stand-up comedian in Washington DC, the earned one ardent complying with via difficult work in miscellaneous comedy clubs. As one of the cutting-edge, young stand-ups, he to be spotted by vast concert promoters, that booked him as the opening act for major touring acts consisting of Patti LaBelle, Kenny G and also Luther Vandross. Climate he concerned Hollywood performing stand-up at countless clubs, including the Comedy plot Theatre, whereby he met Robert Townsend which led to his first national TV appearance v a starring function in “Partners in Crime.” This was the conduit to Keenan cream color Wayans, that proved instrumental in Davidson’s career by supplying the possibility to audition and join the unique talented cast of the most adventurous primetime variety show that its day, In living Color.

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MICHAEL BLACKSONMichael Blackson, aka: ‘The african King that Comedy’, has been entertaining audience all across the country and also around the globe for an ext than a decade. Born in Ghana, Michael relocated to USA in 1987 and began dreaming of gift a wake up comic. Having actually been influenced by the comedy styling that Eddie Murphy, Blackson arisen his comedic talent in the unkind comedy clubs that Philadelphia, PA start in 1992. Blackson’s comedic appeal prospered from his involvement with BET’s ComicView series, HBO’s Def Comedy Jam, Showtime in ~ Harlem, and also Live in Hollywood. However, it remained in a Los Angeles comedy club wherein he obtained his large break as soon as actor/director ice cream Cube to be at the Comedy save (to check out Mike Epps perform). Yet after enduring Blackson’s performance, ice Cube invite the young comic because that a reading… and the remainder is a comedic note in history! Blackson’s outstanding and unforgettable power in the smash hit comedy, Next Friday, attracted praise and also a fan adhering to like no other.