John Pinette - Special Event
All tickets may be picked up at the box office prior to the show (they are generally available 1.5-2 hrs prior to showtime).
Learn more about John Pinette
When asked to describe his stand-up, John Pinette says, "I talk about my life, it is the funniest thing I can think of. For some reason, people enjoy seeing me lose my cherub like demeanor".
John Pinette was born outside of Boston and has been entertaining audiences around the world for over twenty years. He has enjoyed a long career in stand-up, television, film and stage.
His big break came in 1991 when he was asked to tour with Frank Sinatra. Since then, John has starred as Edna Turnblad in the hit Broadway musical “Hairspray.” His film credits include “Duets,” starring Gwenyth Paltrow; “Dear God,” starring Greg Kinnear; “Junior,” starring Arnold Schwarzeneger; and “The Punisher,” starring John Travolta. His latest film is “The Last Godfather” starring opposite Harvey Keitel. His television credits include “Parker Lewis Can’t Lose,” the final episode of “Seinfeld,” multiple stand-up comedy appearances on “The Tonight Show,” “The Dr. Phil Show” and “The View.”
His Comedy Central stand-up special and DVD, “I’m Starvin’” was released in January 2007 as a follow up to his enormously successful CD “Show Me the Buffet.” Pinette’s latest one-hour stand up special, “John Pinette: Still Hungry,” premiered in July 2011.