John Oliver Boston Tickets
John Oliver, the star of the HBO show Last Week Tonight, is one of the most prominent political comedians in the US and the UK. Beginning his comedy career at the turn of the millennium, the multitalented Englishman has made notable appearances in television and standup comedy on both sides of the Atlantic. Renowned for John Oliver’s New York Stand Up Show, his shelf is adorned with awards and accolades such as three Emmy Awards and Writer’s Guild Award. He is currently touring major cities in the US as part of his standup routine. The tour is bringing him to Boston, Massachusetts for performances at the Wilbur Theatre. So grab John Oliver Boston tickets and enjoy his show.
John Oliver was introduced to the US in 2006 when he filled in the role of the UK correspondent for Jon Stewart in his show The Daily Show with Jon Stewart. He has also guest hosted the show several times including an eight week long run when Stewart ventured off to direct his Rosewater. Three months later to that occasion, he was considered to replace Craig Ferguson after his retirement from The Late Late Show. But in 2014, Oliver signed up with HBO for his own show Last Week Tonight. The show features his unique satirical take on the week’s politics, news and current affairs that he is famed for. HBO’s ad free subscription model gives Oliver the freedom to criticize corporations, a creative freedom he cites to enjoy.
For his work on The Daily Show, he received the ‘Breakout Award’ at the Aspen Comedy Festival in 2007. His later television ventures include an hour long standup special John Oliver: Terrifying Times for Comedy Central and four seasons of his standup series John Oliver’s New York Stand Up Show among others. The latter show was for the same comedy network and featured some of Oliver’s handpicked favorite comedians such as Deon Cole, Chris Hardwick, Hannibal Buress, Marc Maron and JaneaneGarofalo.
The renowned English political satirist is now on a tour and will be visiting major cities in the US. His tour is bringing him to Boston, Massachusetts for performances at the famous Wilbur Theatre. So grab John Oliver Boston tickets and enjoy his show.