Expect actor, comedian and Emmy-winning author John Mulaney to get laughs from anything from childhood, pandemics and his past drug addiction on his new tour ‘John Mulaney: From Scratch’ .
In the one hour show, Mulaney – who Entertainment Weekly Once dubbed “one of the best stand-up comedies alive” – likely to tackle some themes that use comedy to deal with disturbing facts.During a show in Rhode Island, he ended the show by reading an excerpt of an interview he gave GQ Magazine when he smoked cocaine (and ate a bowl of Froot Loops).
In May, Mullaney drew criticism from fans when he invited comedian Dave Chappelle to open his From Scratch show in Columbus, Ohio, with what some called a “phobic joke”. “. Chappelle herself faces blowback for 2021 Netflix special closerwhich includes jokes about the trans community.
In addition to this year’s talk show work, Mulaney also voiced Chip, one of the chipmunks in the live-action film version. Chip ‘n Dale: Rescue Rangers at Disney+.Later this year, he will play another animated character “Big” Jack Horner in the sequel Puss in Boots: The Last Wish.
$79.50-$299 Friday, October at 7pm and 10pm. 7. Tobin Center for the Performing Arts, 100 Auditorium Circle, (210) 223-8624, tobincenter.org.
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