ON FRIDAY, APRIL 16, 2021 AT 7:30 P.M. WITH SOCIALLY DISTANCED PERFORMANCE
Tickets Will Be Available to Purchase, Online Only, Beginning Friday, February 12 at 10 A.M.
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. – (February 9, 2021) – Considered by critics, fans and fellow comedians as one of the best stand-ups in the country, comedian BRIAN REGAN announces new Florida tour dates for his upcoming comedy tour, including a socially distanced performance at the Duke Energy Center for the Arts – Mahaffey Theater in downtown St. Petersburg on Friday, April 16 at 7:30 P.M.
Tickets to this socially distanced performance go on sale to the general public starting on Friday, February 12 at 10 A.M. local time. Tickets start at $55 and will be available for purchase, online only, at TheMahaffey.com. Members of Bill Edwards Foundation for the Arts will have access to an exclusive presale starting on Thursday, February 11 at 10 A.M.
The Duke Energy Center for the Arts – Mahaffey Theater has put together new health and safety protocols to ensure all guests can come and enjoy live entertainment in a safe setting. New procedures include requiring all guests to wear face coverings while inside the venue, deep cleaning and sanitizing the theater before and after every performance, increased cleaning measures in the lobby, and a new safety screening upon arrival with temperature checks performed by members of St. Anthony’s Clinic. For more information about our New Experience, please visit TheMahaffey.com/About/NewExperience.
Brian Regan is one of the most respected comedians in the country with Vanity Fair calling Brian, “The funniest stand-up alive,” and Entertainment Weekly calling him, “Your favorite comedian’s favorite comedian.” Having built his 30-plus year career on the strength of his material alone, Brian’s non-stop theater tour continuously fills the most beautiful venues across North America, visiting close to 100 cities each year.
On February 23, Brian will star in his second Netflix stand-up special, Brian Regan: On The Rocks.Brian’s first Netflix special, Brian Regan: Nunchucks And Flamethrowers, premiered to rave reviews on November 21, 2017, and is also available as a vinyl album.
Brian stars in his own Netflix series, Stand Up And Away! With Brian Regan, which premiered on Christmas Eve 2018. Brian and Jerry Seinfeld Executive Produce the four-episode original half-hour series that combines sketch comedy and stand-up.
Brian received accolades for his portrayal of “Mugsy,” a recovering addict who is estranged from his family, in the Peter Farrelly TV series, Loudermilk, starring Ron Livingston. Farelly personally cast Regan in the series, which premiered on October 17, 2017. The first two seasons aired on The Audience Network. Season 3 was just released on Amazon Prime in the UK, Germany, Italy and Canada.
Brian made his London debut on February 2, 2019 at The Leicester Square Theatre and he made his Kennedy Center debut with two sold-out shows on March 21 & 22, 2019. He appeared at Carnegie Hall on November 11, 2017 following years of performances in New York City’s finest theaters including Lincoln Center’s Avery Fisher Hall, The Beacon Theater and Radio City Music Hall. Brian’s tour has included visits to Denver’s legendary 8,600-seat Red Rocks Amphitheater and the 12,500-seat EnergySolutions Arena in Salt Lake City.
The Duke Energy Center for the Arts – Mahaffey Theater – Under the management of Big3 Entertainment, The Duke Energy Center for the Arts – Mahaffey Theater is one of Tampa Bay’s top-rated performing arts venues. Home to the Florida Orchestra, the world class Mahaffey Theater hosts top-quality national and international artists and performances across all genres, including pop, rock, comedy, theater, dance, classical and interactive engagements and exhibitions. Located in the heart of downtown St. Petersburg, the 2,031-seat cultural jewel boasts spectacular waterfront views and is located only minutes away from white sandy beaches and world-renowned museums.
Bill Edwards Foundation for the Arts – Founded as a 501(c)3 nonprofit in 2009, the Bill Edwards Foundation for the Arts is dedicated to the success and future of The Mahaffey Theater and to the notion that through diverse programming and patron membership support, performing arts should be enjoyed by all of St. Petersburg’s citizens. It’s your theater! Bill Edwards Foundation for the Arts is committed to supporting and presenting all genres of the performing arts at The Mahaffey Theater, funding arts education for school children through the Class Acts performance series and providing its member patrons with unequaled services, entertainment and cultural experiences.