What started as a two-man comedy show in New York’s East Village in 2008 quickly sparked the career of comedian John Mulaney. He is now gearing up to take the stage at 8 p.m. Oct. 1,
at the Martin Woldson Theater at the Fox, 1001 W. Sprague Ave., Spokane. Ticket prices for Mulaney’s performance range from $34 to $49 and can be purchased online at www.ticketswest.com. Mulaney’s first comedy special, “The Top Part” was released in 2009 and received praise by the Huffington Post. He has also appeared on “Saturday Night Live’s” “Weekend Update.” Mulaney is starring in FOX’s new comedy “Mulaney,” which follows the story of a rising stand-up comic trying to take his career to the next level, no doubt with appearances like this one.
Standup comedian Ralphie May will be performing at 8 p.m. Nov. 14 at the Clearwater River Casino, 17500 Nez Perce Road, Lewiston. Ticket prices for the show range from $15 to $45 and can be purchased online at www.ticketswest.com. In 2003, May was chosen to participate in the first season of “Last Comic Standing” and came in second. Two years later he released his comedy album “Just Correct.” Since then, he has recorded four Comedy Central specials as well as a Netflix special, “Unruly.”
Country and Christmas will join forces during Joe Nichols’ concert at 7:30 p.m. Dec. 2 at the Northern Quest Resort and Casino’s Pend Oreille Pavillion, 100 N. Hayford Road, Airway Heights. Ticket prices range from $45 to $55 and can be purchased online at www.northernquest.com or by calling the box office at (509) 481-6700. With eight albums under his belt and 14 Top 40 singles on the BillBoard Hot Country Songs, Nichols (shown at left) has been entertaining audiences for nearly 20 years. His most recent album, “Crickets” was released in 2013. Nichols will play many of his top hits along with several songs featured on his Christmas album, which was released in 2004.