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January 2017

Kathleen Madigan: “The Mermaid Lady” Standup Comedy Tour

January 8, 2017 @ 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Lyric Theatre, 1800 Third Avenue North
Birmingham, AL 35203 United States
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Buy Tickets Kathleen Madigan is a regular panelist on Comedy Central’s The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore, and she was nominated for a 2014 American Comedy Award for “Best Concert Comic.” Her third one hour special, Madigan Again, is currently available on Netflix and was named one of iTunes Best Comedy Albums. Her second one hour special, Gone Madigan, premiered on Showtime and is also available on Netflix. Previously she's released 5 CDs, 3 DVDs and starred in 2 HBO…

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August 2017

Tig Notaro

August 12, 2017 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Lyric Theatre, 1800 Third Avenue North
Birmingham, AL 35203 United States
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Buy Tickets Tig Notaro is a standup comedian, storyteller, and writer originally from Mississippi. Tig writes, produces, and stars in the semi­-autobiographical comedy series One Mississippi, premiering this fall through Amazon Studios. Her memoir, I'm Just A Person, released this year through Harper Collins Publishing, is a New York Time s Bestseller. The Television Academy has acknowledged Tig with an Emmy nomination for her HBO stand­up special Boyish Girl Interrupted. Her Netflix Original documentary, TIG, premiered to critical acclaim and…

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September 2018

Live at the Lyric: Jake Shimabukuro

September 16, 2018 @ 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Lyric Theatre, 1800 Third Avenue North
Birmingham, AL 35203 United States
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We're excited to announce that Sunday's show with Jake Shimabukuro at the Lyric Theatre has been moved to the intimate setting of the WorkPlay Theatre. All original tickets pictured will be honored will at the WorkPlay Box Office on the night of the show. To request a refund, please email lauren@alabamatheatre.com. Jake Shimabukuro can still vividly remember the first time he held a ukulele, at age four. It was an encounter that would shape his destiny and give the world one of the most exceptional and innovative uke players…

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October 2018

Anthony Jeselnik: Funny Games

October 27, 2018 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Lyric Theatre, 1800 Third Avenue North
Birmingham, AL 35203 United States
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Buy Tickets Jeselnik is a comedy industry veteran wowing audiences for over 15 years. 2017 was a banner year for Anthony as he toured with Chris Rock's Total Blackout tour and perfected his new hour, workshopping in clubs across North America. He started his comedy career by starring in and creating Comedy Central’s THE JESELNIK OFFENSIVE, which ran for two seasons. He went on to write and appear for several Comedy Central Roasts, most notable: THE ROAST OF DONALD TRUMP…

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November 2018

David Cross Oh Come On Tour

November 2, 2018 @ 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Lyric Theatre, 1800 Third Avenue North
Birmingham, AL 35203 United States
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Buy Tickets Doors open at 7 p.m., show begins at 8 p.m.

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February 2019

Fred Armisen: Comedy For Musicians But Everyone Is Welcome Tour

February 5 @ 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Lyric Theatre, 1800 Third Avenue North
Birmingham, AL 35203 United States
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Buy Tickets Get ready to laugh because Fred Armisen is bringing his ‘Comedy For Musicians but Everyone Is Welcome’ tour to the Lyric Theatre on February 5th. Don’t wait – tickets are ON SALE NOW: http://bit.ly/2GdbUFd

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March 2019

Jeff Tweedy with special guest Buck Meek

March 8 @ 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Lyric Theatre, 1800 Third Avenue North
Birmingham, AL 35203 United States
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Buy Tickets Friday, 11/30 at 7 p.m. Doors open at 6:30, show starts at 7:30. A PERSON GETS TO A CERTAIN STAGE IN LIFE — I’m there myself — no longer in the throes of child-raising (that magnificent distraction), when he starts to think of death not as some abstraction that happens to other people but as a big, indifferent train that, even at this moment, is rolling out of a station located at an unknown, but not infinite, distance…

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May 2019

John Crist – Live Filming

May 12 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Lyric Theatre, 1800 Third Avenue North
Birmingham, AL 35203 United States
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3:00 show tickets 7:00 show tickets Since this show is a live filming event and there has to be space for cameras and production, seating is very limited for this event. Doors open one hour before showtime.

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John Crist – Live Filming

May 12 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Lyric Theatre, 1800 Third Avenue North
Birmingham, AL 35203 United States

3:00 show tickets 7:00 show tickets Since this show is a live filming event and there has to be space for cameras and production, seating is very limited for this event. Doors open one hour before showtime.

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CANCELLED – Piff the Magic Dragon – CANCELLED

May 25 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Lyric Theatre, 1800 Third Avenue North
Birmingham, AL 35203 United States
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Due to unforeseen circumstances, we must cancel Piff the Magic Dragon’s upcoming show scheduled for May 25, 2019. We apologize for any inconvenience this may have caused. Refunds for this show will be available at point of purchase. Buy Tickets 50% Comedian. 50% Magician. 100% Dragon. After earning national acclaim as the standout star of NBC’s America's Got Talent and Penn & Teller: Fool Us, Piff The Magic Dragon continues to win over audiences across the globe with his mythical…

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