Pride Presents: Tig Notaro with special guest Fortune Feimster /

When:
June 22, 2017 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
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Where:
State Theatre
805 Hennepin Ave
Minneapolis, MN 55403
USA
Cost:
$30 - 79

Twin Cities Pride is excited to announce their lineup for Pride Presents! Well-known comedian Tig Notaro  with special guest Fortune Feimster will be performing on Thursday, June 22 at the State Theatre.  Tig Notaro is a comedian, actor and writer originally from Mississippi, who Rolling Stone named one of the 50 best stand-up comics of all time.  Tig writes, produces and stars in the semi-autobiographical Amazon series, One Mississippi.  Fortune Feimster, who first made a name for herself as a performer and writer on Chelsea Lately, has quickly risen to new heights having sold an autobiographical TV pilot with Tina Fey and is now in a recurring role as Nurse Collette on The Mindy Project.  Join us in welcoming these two hilarious women to the stage and help kick off Pride weekend!

Tickets start at $30 and will go on sale Friday, May 19 at 1:00 pm at Ticketmaster.  Thank you to our sponsor, Delta Air Lines!

About Tig Notaro

Tig Notaro is a comedian, actor and writer originally from Mississippi, who Rolling Stone named one of the 50 best stand-up comics of all time.  Tig writes, produces and stars in the semi-autobiographical Amazon series, One Mississippi.  Season 1 yielded several nominations including – WGA, GLAAD and The Critic’s Choice Awards.  Tig was also nominated for an Emmy as well as a Grammy for her 2016 HBO special Boyish Girl Interrupted, a GLAAD Award nomination for the Netflix Original Documentary Tig, and her memoir I’m Just a Person is a New York Times Bestseller.

In 2013, Tig was nominated for a Grammy Award for her sophomore release, Live, which sold over 100,000 units in just six weeks.  Live is a stand-up set delivered just days after Tig was diagnosed with invasive bilateral breast cancer, of which she is now in remission.  Tig remains a favorite on late night talk shows, public radio, tours around the world regularly and most recently sold out Carnegie Hall. In her time off, Tig enjoys bird watching with her wife Stephanie, their twin sons and cat Fluff, at home in Los Angeles.

Website: www.tignotaro.com

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/tignotarocomedy

 

About Fortune Feimster

Fortune Feimster, who first made a name for herself as a performer and writer on “Chelsea Lately,” has quickly risen to new heights having sold an autobiographical TV pilot with Tina Fey and is now in a recurring role as Nurse Collette on “The Mindy Project.” Fortune first made her TV debut in 2010 on “Last Comic Standing” where she finished as a semi-finalist. Since then, Variety named her one of their “Top 10 Comics to Watch” in 2014. She’s appeared on “Glee,” “Two Broke Girls,” “Workaholics,” “Drunk History,” “@Midnight,” and “Conan.” She’s also had a recurring role on Fox’s “Mulaney” and E’s “After Lately.” When not acting, Fortune is headlining standup comedy clubs all over the country. You can catch her half-hour comedy special on Comedy Central or check her out live!

Website:  http://www.fortunefeimster.com/

Facebook:  https://www.facebook.com/fortunefunny/

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