(Saturday) 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
51 N. Swinton Avenue
Crest Theatre and Catch A
Crest Theatre and Catch A Rising Star present acclaimed stand-up comedian, Ben Bailey, who is the most desired cabbie in New York. He is the host of the highly successful shows Cash Cab and Cash Cab: After Dark on the Discovery Channel. He was singled out by publications such as Entertainment Weekly, who put Ben on their MUST LIST in 2006, People magazine who said “All Hail Cash Cab,” and the New York Post.
As a stand-up he has also been profiled in publications such as the New York Times, Maxim, the Associated Press and other reputable publications as well. In fact, Cash Cab has gained such a following that he received a Daytime Emmy nomination last year for “Outstanding Game Show Host.” He has appeared at the Aspen Comedy Arts Festival in 2002 and again in 2004 while promoting the movie Bad Meat.
He performed at the Edinburgh Festival in 2000 and again in 2004 as well as the Masters show at the Montreal Just for Laughs festival in 2005. Ben was also a Star Search semifinalist in 2003 and was an audience favorite where 16.2 million people saw him perform. Ben has guest starred on numerous television comedies and dramas such as: ABC’s The Knights of Prosperity and Hope & Faith, NBC’s Law and Order SVU, and Fox’s Mad TV, as well as a recurring role on One Life To Live. His special YouSpoof 2.0 made its debut on the Discovery Channel in 2008.
Saturday, 8 pm; tickets $47/$67
Individual, group and online ticket sales open September 1st.