Award-winning Irish comedian, Dylan Moran, announces the North American tour of his critically-acclaimed new show, Off The Hook, running October 14 through November 12. The tour will take Moran to theatres in Toronto, Ottawa, Halifax, New York City, Washington DC, Chicago, Minneapolis, Philadelphia, Boston, Calgary, Vancouver, Victoria, Seattle, Portland, Los Angeles and San Francisco. Tickets go on sale on Friday, July 22. For full tour dates and links to tickets visit www.DylanMoran.com. The tour is presented by WestBeth Entertainment.
Receiving rave reviews, Off The Hook, is a hilarious glimpse into Moran’s unique take on love, politics, misery and the everyday absurdities of life, all delivered with poetical panache. Prior to his return visit to North America, Moran has toured Off The Hook in theaters throughout the UK, Australia and South Africa.
Called, “The Oscar Wilde of comedy,” by The London Evening News and “The greatest comedian, living or dead,” by Le Monde, Dylan Moran is regarded internationally as the premier comedian of his generation. He has performed in Kiev, Moscow, Kazakhstan and was the first Western comedian to perform in St Petersburgh.
A comedic force on stage and screen, Moran’s BAFTA Award-winning UK series, Black Books, is now available on Netflix, and he starred in the hugely popular films, Shaun of the Dead, Run Fatboy Run, Notting Hill and the 2014 film Calvary alongside Brendan Gleeson and Chris O’Dowd.
October 14 – Toronto, ON – Queen Elizabeth Theatre
October 15 – Ottawa, ON – Centerpointe Theatre
October 17 – Halifax, NS – Rebecca Cohn Auditorium
October 30 – Calgary, AB – McEwan Hall
November 2 – Vancouver, BC – Vogue Theatre
November 3 – Victoria, BC – McPherson Playhouse
WestBeth Entertainment has consistently delivered critically acclaimed, financially successful, groundbreaking productions and performances for over 30 years. WestBeth’s ability to meld creative vision with financial and production savvy has created a unique company out of making artists’ and audience’s dreams come true.
From Billy Connolly to Eddie Izzard, and The Jim Henson Company to John Leguizamo, WBE has been the creative catalyst, partner and producer of some of the most innovative performances and productions on the continent in venues throughout North America including Madison Square Garden, The Hollywood Bowl, Toronto’s Massey Hall, Chicago’s Chicago Theatre and even New York’s Radio City Musical Hall.
With entertainment and audience enjoyment being a key element, our most recent productions include: Noel Fielding’s first U.S. tour, Eddie Izzard’s 67 city Force Majeure American Tour; Billy Connolly’s High Horse tour of Canada, the off-Broadway run of comedian Trevor Noah’s Born a Crime; Eric Idle’s What About Dick at the Orpheum Theatre in Los Angeles; John Leguizamo’s Ghetto Klown on Broadway, the West End, and Colombia, South America; and the national tour, Off-Broadway, Australia tour and Edinburgh Fringe Festival runs of The Jim Henson Company’s Puppet Up, Uncensored!