Craig Shoemaker Tickets
Craig Shoemaker is a standup comedian and voice actor from Philadelphia. He is also a writer who has written for many notable shows over the years. He is perhaps most known for his role in “The Lovemaster” in which he was a voice actor. This character became so popular that he now tends to reprise the role in his other standup acts as well. In 1997, he held the honor of being the “Funniest Male”, an award presented by the American Comedy Awards. His style of comedy is largely observational, oscillating from topics like parenting to marriage. He also talks of one’s everyday lives and is particularly talented in doing impressions. The common main theme behind all his shows has always been to be relevant to the audiences. It is for this reason that Craig Shoemaker tickets are sold all over the country.
The comedian has had quite a successful career in the mainstream. He has been on the television on numerous occasions and with many hit standup specials. Moreover, he has also appeared in many films and popular shows and has written and produced for both. His talent as a writer can also be seen in his children’s books which rightly portray his clear wit and the ability to create clever storylines. He is often also known by the name "Dr. Shoe" because he has earned a doctorate.
Shoemaker kick started his career around the 1970s in Philadelphia, his hometown. He would take the stage to perform his standup routines in the bars he used to work at. His main job was that of a bartender but his charming personality and sharp comedic skills were a standout to anyone who had the chance of meeting him. At the time, he was also studying at the Temple University, but would perform at various local comedy bars in the evenings. His hard work earned him the award for "Best Comedian" presented by the Philly Magazine. He gained a reputation around town as a storyteller who would shock the audience with unusual instances from his life.
Shoemaker has also worked as a radio host to much critical acclaim. He once received a prestigious award for a show he did that had only been on the radio for a short 10 months. No other radio comedian had achieved this feat at the time. Amongst the routines he would perform everyday at the show; two in particular reached legendary status where they were immortalized by the XRadio as one of their most memorable moments. His Love Master skit was named the most popular routine in the entire channel. Moreover, one of his podcasts, "Laugh it Off!" reached number 35 on iTunes. This podcast was especially popular in the mainstream because Shoemaker would carry it off like a conversation, going in depth of the topics he chose and inviting interesting guests to co-host with him. These shows can still be accessed by his fans through his website.
Shoemaker’s most recent work is a comedy special, "Daditude". This was premiered at the "SRO Webb Theatre" in Anaheim, CA, and was aired on the "SHOWTIME" network. It received great reviews from most critics. The Los Angeles Times called it insightful and thoroughly amusing, where the audience is reduced to tears from laughing too much.
He has also appeared in many television shows and films, and has also received a "Best Supporting Actor" nomination from the Elevate Film Festival. He has worked alongside some of the most proficient names of the industry such as Whoopi Goldberg, Will Smith, Samuel L. Jackson and Steve Martin. He also wrote for and produced "Totally Baked", a show that ended up gathering a cult following. The specials that he has recorded for the Comedy Central have also been elevated above all others. One of his shows was voted by the audience as being in the "Top 20" best routines of all time. His second special, "Unzipped" was turned into a DVD and proved to be a huge hit by sitting comfortably in the Billboard Top 20 for over 6 weeks.
Shoemaker has often been applauded for being passionate about his art form, going beyond the hilarity and into the depths of the subjects he talks about. He is also a philanthropist and is the founder of LaughterHeals.org, which is a nonprofit organization working to make the lives of people better by making them laugh. Therefore, part of all Craig Shoemaker tickets sold will be entrusted upon the organization.