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Hasan Minhaj – The King’s Jester

May 20 @ 8:00 PM - 9:30 PM

This is a YONDR show. All phones will be placed in locked pouches for the duration of the performance. To ease lobby traffic, we highly encourage patrons not to bring their mobile devices into the venue.

Hasan Minhaj brings his brand new one-man show, “The King’s Jester” to The Ridgefield Playhouse stage with a rare, intimate performance! Minhaj was the host and creator of the weekly comedy show Patriot Act with Hasan Minhaj that premiered on Netflix in October 2018. The series explored the modern cultural and political landscape with depth and sincerity through his unique comedic voice. The show received a 2019 Peabody Award, a 2019 Primetime Emmy Award for “Outstanding Motion Design,” and was recognized for a 2020 Television Academy Honor. In 2017, Minhaj earned rave reviews for his performance hosting the 2017 White House Correspondents’ Dinner, and for his one-hour Netflix comedy special Hasan Minhaj: Homecoming King, which earned him a 2018 Peabody Award. A first generation American, Minhaj joined The Daily Show with Jon Stewart as a correspondent in November 2014, where he was Jon’s last hire. He continued on in that role after Trevor Noah took over as host the following year and remained on the show through August 2018.

This show is for Audiences 13+

Details

Date:
May 20
Time:
8:00 PM - 9:30 PM
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Website:
https://ridgefieldplayhouse.org/event/hasan-minhaj-the-kings-jester/

Venue

The Ridgefield Playhouse
80 East Ridge
Ridgefield, CT 06877 United States
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Phone:
203.438.5795
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Organizer

The Ridgefield Playhouse
Phone:
(203) 438-5795
Email:
info@ridgefieldplayhouse.org
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