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also been a boundary-pushing, Grammy-nominated
standup comedian for over 30 years.
Prepare to be shocked and amused as Saget
embraces his dark side during his rowdy routine.
Tickets $27. San Jose IMPROV, 62 S.
Second St., San Jose. 408/280-7475.
Sugar Sammy. Feb. 7-10, times vary. This
polyglot comedian has performed over 1,400
shows in 28 countries in English, French,
Hindi and Punjabi. Catch his globally inspired
humor as he hits on cultural, social and political
themes with wry charm. Tickets $17-$25.
Rooster T. Feathers, 157 W. El Camino Real,
Trae Crowder Live! Featuring Drew Morgan
& Corey Forrester. Feb. 10, 7 p.m. Trae
Crowder (The Liberal Redneck), Drew Morgan
and Corey Forrester have firmly established
themselves as three of the most exciting
new voices in comedy of their generation. The
trio of comedians and writers challenge stereotypes
and deeply-held beliefs about what is
means to grow up humbly in the South. Tickets
$27. San Jose IMPROV, 62 S. Second St.,
San Jose. 408/280-7475.
Joey Coco Diaz. Feb. 14-16, times vary. Born
in Havana, Cuba and raised in North Bergen,
NJ Joey ‘Coco’ Diaz has is a big guy
with an enormous personality
to match. His love of storytelling
is reflected in each
role he takes: whether it is on
film or on stage, his passion
through every performance. Tickets $25. San
Jose IMPROV, 62 S. Second St., San Jose.
Whose Live Anyway? Feb. 16, 8 p.m. Join
the cast from the Emmy Award-winning TV
show “Whose Line Is It Anyway?” for a night
of interactive improv comedy and song. The
show is 90 minutes of solid laughter all based
on audience suggestions. Bring your ideas and
you might be asked to join the cast onstage.
Featuring Greg Proops, Ryan Stiles, Jeff B.
Davis, & Joel Murray. Tickets $29-$60. Flint
Center, 21250 Stevens Creek Blvd., Cupertino.
Gabriel Iglesias. Feb. 17, 7 p.m. Known
comically as “Fluffy,” Iglesias shot to fame
as a contestant on the 2006 season of “Last
Comic Standing.” Since then, the larger-thanlife
comedian has become one of the most
watched comedians on YouTube with over
380 million views and more than 14 million
fans across social media. Tickets $40-$75.
SAP Center, 525 W. Santa Clara St., San Jose.
Shawn Wayans. Feb. 22-23, times vary. Born
into one of Hollywood’s largest and most successful
comedic families, Wayans seemed destined
to be naturally gifted
with the ability to make people
laugh. His career on TV
and on the big screen has
been prolific, and he brings
decades of carefully
honed humor skills
to work in his live
2Cellos, Feb. 19, SAP Center, San Jose
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