Mon, Apr 2
Comedian Brian Regan Returns to DPAC Friday, Sept 28, 2018
Durham, NC (April 2, 2018) – Family favorite comedian, Brian Regan, makes his ever comical way back to DPAC on Friday, September 28, 2018.
Tickets go on sale Friday, April 6 at 12 p.m.:
- Online at DPACnc.com
- Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina Ticket Center at DPAC: 919.680.2787, 123 Vivian Street, Durham, NC
- Ticketmaster.com / Ticketmaster Charge by phone at 800.745.3000
"We are excited to announce that we will be hosting Brian Regan at DPAC once more. It's quite an honor to be chosen time after time by one of comedy's biggest stars. Regan could have his pick of any venue in the region, but he keeps coming back to Durham with DPAC’s great audiences that loves to laugh," said Candice Terrell – Assistant Director of Marketing – Concerts & Comedy at DPAC.
Critics, fans and fellow comedians agree: 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.
Brian premiered his seventh hour of comedy, the Netflix special, Brian Regan: Nunchucks And Flamethrowers, on November 21, 2017. This is the first special in a two-special deal with Netflix, joining Brian with Dave Chappelle, Chris Rock, Jerry Seinfeld and others in multi-special deals with the leader in worldwide streaming. Brian’s second Netflix special is planned for release in 2019.
Taking a leap into the acting world, director Peter Farrelly personally cast Brian in his new TV series, Loudermilk, on The Audience Network. Loudermilk premiered to rave reviews on October 17, 2017, with Brian earning accolades in the role of “Mugsy,” a recovering addict who is estranged from his family. Brian will shoot the second season of Loudermilk this summer.
Brian 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 regular visits to Denver’s legendary 8600-seat Red Rocks Amphitheater and the 12,500-seat EnergySolutions Arena in Salt Lake City.
In 2015, Brian made history with his stand-up special, Brian Regan: Live From Radio City Music Hall, as the first live broadcast of a stand-up special in Comedy Central’s history.
A regular on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, Brian is the rare guest who the show invites on for two segments: a performance segment and a segment on the couch to chat with Jimmy. Previously, Brian was a regular guest on The Late Show with
David Letterman, making 28 appearances on the CBS show.
Brian made a scene-stealing cameo in Chris Rock’s film, Top Five, and he is a guest on Seinfeld’s Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee, which is now streaming on Netflix.
Brian has seven hour-long comedy releases:
Brian Regan: Nunchucks and Flamethrowers (2017) – Available on Netflix
Brian Regan: Live From Radio City Music Hall (2015) – Broadcast live on Comedy Central, now available on CD & DVD and as a video or audio download
All By Myself (2010) only available as a CD or download only through his website
The Epitome of Hyperbole (2008) – Premiered on Comedy Central, now available on DVD
Brian Regan Standing Up (2007) – Premiered on Comedy Central, now available on DVD
I Walked on the Moon (2004) - Available on DVD or as an audio or video download only through his website
Brian Regan Live (1997) - Available on CD
For more visit www.BrianRegan.com
Twitter - @BrianReganComic
Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/BrianReganComedian
For more information and to purchase tickets, please visit DPACnc.com