Friday, July 26



For Immediate Release
Contact: Treena Parvello, 520-342-2905
Matt Smith, 520-321-1111


TUCSON, Ariz. — “Last Comic Standing” champion Felipe Esparza is making a return visit to Desert Diamond Casinos & Entertainment’s Diamond Center on Friday, July 26, 2019. Tickets start at $25 and are on sale now. Tickets can be purchased through Star Tickets and at Desert Diamond Casino’s Box Office. Doors open at 7 p.m.; show starts at 8 p.m. This is an ages 18 and older show.

Comedian and actor Felipe Esparza is best known for his raw, real-life comedy that audiences everywhere can relate to. After 17 years of stand-up comedy, various television appearances, and two movies, Felipe competed on NBC’s “Last Comic Standing” in 2010, walking away with the top prize. Two years later he produced and released on Showtime his first one-hour stand-up special, “They’re Not Gonna Laugh at You.” In 2014 he launched his podcast, “What’s Up, Fool?” on the All Things Comedy network where it entered the top 15 comedy podcasts and the top 70 podcasts in all categories within the first week of its release.

Over the course of his career, Felipe has appeared in a national Honda campaign and a national Target commercial. He has also been on “The Eric Andre Show,” regular segments on TruTV’s “World’s Dumbest…,” “The Arsenio Hall Show,” “Comics Unleashed,” Comedy Central’s “Premium Blend,” Showtime’s “Comics Without Borders,” TBS’s “Lopez Tonight,” and Galavision’s first English-speaking show “Que Locos.”

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