'The Daily Show' host stops by Cobb Energy Centre this Sat., Oct. 14
By Olivia CathcartSaturday October 7, 2017 03:14 am EDT
Trevor Noah stops by Cobb Energy Centre this Sat., Oct. 14. | Byron Keulemans
As the new Jon Stewart, Trevor Noah has been skewing the news and politics on Comedy Central’s “The Daily Show.” Lately that means ripping apart the Trump administration and its nonstop awfulness. Before making fun of the Cheeto in Chief, Noah toured all over the world performing as a stand-up comedian. He hosted many television shows in South Africa and has released an impressive number of stand-up specials, including this year’s "Afraid of the Dark," as well as published a book, Born a Crime, about his childhood and path to television. Tickets are in high demand so grab yours ASAP.
$36.50-$72. 8 p.m. Sat., Oct. 14. Cobb Energy Centre, 2800 Cobb Galleria Parkway. 770-916-2800.www.cobbenergycentre.com.
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