"Tim and Eric Awesome Tour" Opens Nov. 1
Tim Heidecker and Eric Wareheim of Tim and Eric Awesome Show, Great Job! will kick off a nation-wide live tour, Tim and Eric Awesome Tour, Great Job! Chrimbus Spectacular 2010, on November 1.
The tour will be paced like the TV series as a live variety show featuring short films, parodies, pranks, and musical numbers. They will also show never-before-seen videos and clips from the upcoming one-hour holiday special, Tim and Eric Awesome Show, Great Job! Chrimbus Special, which will premiere December 5. Pusswhip Banggang and Neil Hamburger will also perform.
Press release, including cities and dates, below the break.
[Source: Cartoon Network]
From the absurdist comedy of Tim Heidecker and Eric Wareheim, creators and stars of the hit Adult Swim series Tim and Eric Awesome Show, Great Job!, comes their fourth nationwide live tour, Tim and Eric Awesome Tour, Great Job! Chrimbus Spectacular 2010, kicking off in Seattle on Nov. 1, and wrapping up in Atlanta on Dec. 5. Tickets go on sale Friday, Sept. 17.
Much like the television series, Tim and Eric Awesome Tour, Great Job! Chrimbus Spectacular 2010 is a fast-paced, live variety show, complete with short films, parodies, pranks and musical numbers. Tim and Eric will also show never-before-seen videos and clips from their upcoming one-hour holiday special, Tim and Eric Awesome Show, Great Job! Chrimbus Special, which will premiere December 5. Throughout the tour, special performances will include the band Pusswhip Banggang and Neil Hamburger will perform the opening set. The tour is being promoted by AEG Live.
Tim and Eric Awesome Tour, Great Job! Chrimbus Spectacular 2010 will hit the following cities*:
Nov. 1: Seattle-Showbox SODO
Nov. 2: Portland, Ore.-Roseland Theater
Nov. 3: Eugene, Ore.-WOW Hall
Nov. 4: Chico, Calif.-El Rey Theatre
Nov. 5: San Francisco-The Regency Ballroom
Nov. 6: Los Angeles-Club Nokia L.A. Live
Nov. 8: Albuquerque, N.M.-Sunshine Theater
Nov. 9: Denver-Ogden Theatre
Nov. 11: Dallas-Granada Theater
Nov. 12: Houston-Fitzgerald’s
Nov. 13: Austin, Texas-Paramount Theatre
Nov. 15: Kansas City, Mo.-Midland by AMC
Nov. 16: Milwaukee-The Pabst Theater
Nov. 17: Minneapolis-State Theatre
Nov. 18: Chicago-The Vic Theatre
Nov. 20: Columbus, Ohio-Newport Music Hall
Nov. 21: Detroit-Royal Oak Music Theatre
Nov. 22: Pittsburgh-Carnegie Library Music Hall
Nov. 23: Buffalo, N.Y.-Town Ballroom
Nov. 24: Philadelphia-The Trocadero Theatre
Nov. 26: Boston, Mass.-Wilbur Theatre
Nov. 27: New York, N.Y.-Nokia Theatre Times Square
Nov. 28: Burlington, Vt.-Higher Ground
Nov. 29: Hartford, Conn.-The Webster
Nov. 30: Albany, N.Y.-Northern Lights
Dec. 1: Falls Church, Va.-State Theatre
Dec. 3: Nashville, Tenn.-Cannery Ballroom
Dec. 4: Louisville, Ky.-Headliners Music Hall
Dec. 5: Atlanta, Ga.-Variety Playhouse
*Dates and venues are subject to changes. Contact venue box office for ticket information.
Heidecker and Wareheim got their start on Adult Swim as creators of themuch-loved series Tom Goes to The Mayor. Tim and Eric Awesome Show, Great Job!, produced by Absolutely Productions, completed its fifthseason earlier this year. On December 5 at midnight (ET/PT), Tim andEric will debut their first one-hour holiday special, Tim and EricAwesome Show, Great Job! Chrimbus Special. Chrimbus is a holidayobserved on December 5th to commemorate gift receiving. As folkloregoes, each year Winter Man travels through the forest bearing gifts forthose who have kept their Chrimbus Bushes trimmed and wet. Unlike trees, the Chrimbus Bush is typically best kept neat, compact and ornamented.
On September 14, Warner Home Video and Adult Swim release Tim and Eric Awesome Show, Great Job! Season 4 on DVD. The unique series’ fourth season features tons of unconventional comedy and uncomfortable situations. Additionally, the release boasts must-see guest appearances by Alan Thicke, Ben Hur, Michael Ian Black, Fred Willard, Richard Dunn, Jonah Hill and James Quall.