July Comedy Night - Eddie Brill & Guests

Sat, July 13, 2019, at 8:00 PM

Eddie Brill is a world-renowned comedian, writer and actor. For seventeen years he entertained, engaged and energized audiences as the warm-up talent on the Late Show with David Letterman, pulling double duty as the show’s Stand Up Comedy Talent Coordinator for eleven of those years.

Eddie has taped more than 100 TV shows in six different countries…including ten televised appearances on The Late Show. Brill played himself in the FX hit series, “Louie,” and has roles in a number of films including, “30 Years To Life” with Tracy Morgan.

Tickets starting at $15

August Comedy Night - Chris Gorges Featuring Tiffany Barbee

Sat, August 29, 2019, at 8:00 PM

Chris is originally from Boston, now lives in Florida and has been a staple on the comedy scene for over 25 years. His credits include directing the 2000 "Best of the Bay" Improv troupe "The Charming Hooligans" as well as an award-winning Public Access show called "Mongo Like Candy". He is the host of the "The Double Special Show", Winner of the "2014 Best Comedy Podcast" Talkie Award and has opened for the likes of Dave Chapelle, Pauly Shore, and Bill Bellamy.

Chris studied improvisation under Richard Schaal, Co-Founder of the legendary Compass Theater Group and The Second City in Chicago. High energy, honest and edgy comedy set the tone for a show that is never the same twice. Lots of interaction and improvisation make for a great comedy experience.

Tickets starting at $15


Tribute Tuesday Live

Presented By: Theatre Winter Haven

Theatre Winter Haven's Tribute Tuesday Live series pays tribute to some of the worlds most popular artists and groups. Next up in the series, A Musical Tribute to The Eagles. The Alter Eagles are by far the most authentic representation of The Eagles in their prime in the world! Any fan of the Eagles music will recognize the subtle complexities of instruments and vocals paired with exacting harmonies when attending an Alter Eagles event, and unlike other top touring tributes to the Eagles, the entire show is sung live with no backing vocal tracks....EVER!

Theatre Winter Haven's Season 49 comes to a close with a celebration of the best of Musical Theatre in the final Tribute Tuesday Live concert. See, hear and experience the best songs and great talent from the Theatre Winter Haven stage. See the highlights from Season 49 and past seasons, PLUS, selections from shows to come. This is a night to celebrate the Best of Theatre Winter Haven! Stay tuned because Theatre Winter Haven's Season 50 will have 10 new tribute shows which will all take place here at The Ritz.


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