This year's comedy series will feature Trevor Noah, host of Comedy Central's "The Daily Show".
On Saturday March 4th, 2017 @ 9pm, SA will bring Trevor Noah to the Alumni Arena in a show EXCLUSIVELY FOR UB UNDERGRADUATES.
Ticket reservation will be available on February 22nd @ 10am
On Monday, 2/27/17 we will begin distributing tickets for this event in the Student Union Lobby. Monday's ticket distribution times vary based upon the section you reserved for yourself online.
- - The Floor Seating distribution window will begin at 9:30am, ending at 4:30pm.
- - The 100 level, 200 level distribution window will begin at 10:30am, ending at 4:30pm.
- - The General Admission window will open at 11am, ending at 4:30pm.
Please remember that you MUST bring your UB ID with you to receive a ticket. If you want to sit near your friends, you must pickup your tickets together. You CANNOT pickup tickets for others.
If you cannot pickup your ticket on Monday, you will have till Thursday 3/2/17 to pick-up your ticket at the SBI Ticket office (221 Student Union) during their normal office hour’s (10am-4:30pm). A separate window for Comedy Series tickets will be clearly marked, do not confuse with our AMC ticket line.
Any tickets not picked up by 5pm on Thursday 3/2/17 will be released to other UB Undergraduates who may be wait-listed for this event.
Trevor (@TrevorNoah) has hosted numerous television shows in his native country, including South Africa’s music, television and film awards, the South African Comedy Festival and two seasons of his own late night talk show. He had his U.S. television debut on “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno” and has also appeared on “Late Show with David Letterman,” becoming the first South African stand-up comedian to appear on either late night show. Trevor Noah made his debut as host of the Emmy and Peabody Award-winning The Daily Show on Comedy Central October 28, 2015. Noah joined The Daily Show with Jon Stewart in 2014 as a contributor.
Trevor presented his one man show “The Racist” at the 2012 Edinburgh Fringe in a sold out run that became the buzz of audiences and journalists. In the same year he was the subject of David Paul Meyer’s award-winning documentary film “You Laugh But It’s True”which tells the story of Trevor’s remarkable career in post-apartheid South Africa.He continues to tour all over the world and has performed in front of sold out crowds at the Hammersmith Apollo in London and the Sydney Opera House in Australia, among others. Trevor has been profiled in Rolling Stone, Newsweek and The Wall Street Journal, and by CNN and NPR’s “Talk of the Nation.”He was nominated for “Personality of the Year” at the 2014 MTV Africa Music Awards and is currently featured on the cover of GQ South Africa.