Steve Martin Philadelphia Tickets
Steve Martin is without a doubt, one of the greatest entertainers of our times. Primarily known as a comedian and actor, Martin is also an accomplished, musician, author and playwright. In recent years, he has put his acting career on the back burner and has instead focused on his music career; since 2009 he has released five number one Bluegrass albums and has toured all over the world as a banjo player. The iconic star is now setting off on a tour alongside his long term collaborator, fellow comedian and best friend, Martin Short. Their shows will include a mixture of rib tickling comedy sketches, musical performances and great banter between the two stars. To catch the show live, get Steve Martin Philadelphia tickets today.
Steve Martin began his career as a standup comedian in the late 1960s. For almost fifty years, the talented artist has entertained people of all ages and still looks to be going strong.
Steven Martin’s first major gig was as a writer on The Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour in 1969. He won his first Emmy Award at the age of 23 for his work on the show. After working several small time gigs, Martin started appearing regularly as a standup comedian on popular television shows like The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson, The Muppet Show and Saturday Night Live.
Based on his success as a television personality, Martin released several comedy albums during the 70s. Most of them were certified platinum and spawned famous catchphrases like “Just a wild and crazy guy” and “Excuse Me.”
Actor and Musician
Martine moved on to acting after establishing himself in the entertainment industry. His first commercial success was the 1979 hit, The Jerk, while other hit films to feature him include Little Shop of Horrors, Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, Father of the Bride, Parenthood, Cheaper by the Dozen and Pink Panther.
As a musician, Martin is one of the most respected banjo players in the world and has done tremendous work to promote bluegrass music all over the world. Over the course of his music career, Steve Martin has won five Grammy Awards.
You can now catch him live in action at the Academy of Music in Philadelphia alongside Martin Short. All you need are Steve Martin Philadelphia tickets.