Lewis Black Easton Tickets
Lewis Black is a Grammy Award winning standup comedian, actor and author. He has received critical acclaim for his performances which have spanned Europe, Canada, The United States and New Zealand. The American performed eight sell out shows on Broadway in 2012. His hilarious performances often include ridiculing politics, history and religion. His trademark antic is the simulation of a mental breakdown which always has the audience doubling over with laughter. In 2008 he was voted fifth in comedy central’s Standup Showdown. Get Lewis Black Easton PA tickets, as he takes stage at the historic State Theatre in Easton.
Lewis Black was born in Washington D.C, to Jeannette a school teacher and Sam Black an engineer. He developed an early affection towards theatre when his father took him to watch a play when he was twelve years old. Pursuing a career in drama, he enrolled in the University of North Carolina and Yale Drama School.
He started to gain popularity with his segment for The Daily Show on Comedy Central. What initially began as a three minute rant, evolved into Black in Black, the longest running and most popular segment on the show. It also laid the foundation of a long running partnership between Comedy Central and Lewis Black. He went on to co-create Last Laugh with Lewis Black and began the popular show Lewis Black’s The Root of All Evil. His flair for comedy has led him to six Grammy nominations out of which he was won the award twice.