Gabriel Iglesias is returning to Davenport


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Posted Online: Nov. 13, 2012, 11:00 am
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Press release submitted by Lauren DeGiulio


Gabriel Iglesias has been described as witty, electrifying and a talented performer who has the ability to consistently deliver a uniquely hilarious comedy experience. His high-octane show is a sure-fire hit: a mixture of storytelling, parodies, characters and sound effects that bring all his personal experiences to life. Gabriel's unique and animated comedy style has made him popular among fans of all ages.
Gabriel's first two DVD specials "Hot & Fluffy" and "I'm Not Fat...I'm Fluffy" have sold well over 1 million copies. In response to the robust demand, Gabriel will record a third one-hour Comedy Central DVD special, "Aloha Fluffy" to air on Comedy Central in Spring 2013.
"Gabriel Iglesias Presents Stand-Up Revolution," premiered on Comedy Central in October 2011 and was one of the highest rated stand-up series on the network. The series starred Gabriel, who hosted and performed stand-up material and featured an array of talented and diverse comedians, which he personally selected. The highly anticipated second season of "Stand-Up Revolution" was taped in Ft. Lauderdale and premieres on Comedy Central in Fall of 2012. Gabriel was individually nominated for a 2012 ALMA Award in the category: Favorite TV Reality, Variety, or Comedy Personality or Act.
Gabriel's numerous television credits include: Cartoon Network's "The Annoying Orange," "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno," "Conan," "Jimmy Kimmel Live," FOX TV's "The Family Guy," "Good Morning America," and "The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson." Gabriel has co-hosted top rated YouTube series', Ray William Johnson's "=3" and "Epic Meal Time." Gabriel also starred in the Warner Bros. mega-hit movie, "Magic Mike." He was top billed at the Just for Laughs Comedy Festivals in Montreal and Toronto. In 2009 and 2010, Gabriel was selected to headline the unique Amman Jordan Comedy Festival, the first of its kind in the Arab world. He has sold out performances around the globe, including Australia, Europe, the U.K. and Saudi Arabia. Touring in 2012 and 2013 will include: U.S., Canada, Australia (Perth, Brisbane, Melbourne & Sydney), Europe (Netherlands, Belgium, Denmark, Sweden & Norway), the U.K. (London & Nottingham), Singapore, Saudi Arabia (Riyadh, Khobar), Qatar (Doha) and the United Arab Emirates (Dubai). Gabriel Iglesias' appeal continues to expand worldwide.
THURSDAY, MARCH 7, 2013 at 8PM
ADLER THEATRE
Tickets: $40.00 (additional fees may apply)

Tickets go on sale Friday, November 16th at 10AM at the Adler Theatre box office, Ticketmaster outlets, Ticketmaster.com or charge by phone at 1-800-745-3000. The Adler Theatre is located at 136 East 3rd Street in Davenport.

















 



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