PRESS | Press Release
Posted on 04/30/2014
Comedienne and Actress Amy Schumer to Bring Her Hilarity to Hard Rock Live on Friday, November 14
Tickets on Sale Friday May 2 at Noon
Hollywood, Fla. (April 30, 2014) – Critically acclaimed comedian Amy Schumer will bring her frank and unapologetic brand of humor to Hard Rock Live at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino on Friday, November 14, 2014 at 8pm. Tickets go on sale Friday, May 2, 2014 at noon.
As one of the funniest, freshest faces on television, Amy Schumer is on the rise in the world of comedy with her candid style. Schumer is the creator, star, writer, and executive producer of Inside Amy Schumer the popular Comedy Central television series which premiered in April 2013 to the network's highest season premiere ratings of the year. The show returned for its second season April 1. Schumer's hit one-hour stand-up special, Mostly Sex Stuff, became Comedy Central's second-highest rated special in 2012. She was also one of the featured comedians on Comedy Central's Roast of Roseanne, which followed her memorable and quotable performance on the 2011 Roast of Charlie Sheen.
Schumer was recently seen in such critically acclaimed series as FX's Louie and HBO's Girls. Previously, Schumer had a recurring role on the third season of Adult Swim's Delocated, and guest starred in the latest season of Curb Your Enthusiasm.
This summer, Schumer will begin production on Universal's Trainwreck, a feature film she wrote and will star in. Judd Apatow will produce and direct the feature film that is scheduled to be released in July 2015. Previous big screen projects have included 2012's Seeking a Friend for the End of the World, and Price Check, an independent feature that premiered at the 2012 Sundance Film Festival.
In 2011, Schumer released her comedy album Cutting, which placed in the top five of the Billboard Charts. The album has also been included on multiple Best Comedy Albums of the Year awards' lists.
The comic made her network debut in 2007 when she starred on NBC's Last Comic Standing, and soon after co-starred on 30 Rock and received her own Comedy Central Presents special.
Schumer is a founding member of The Collective, a New York based Theatre Company, and a graduate of The William Esper studio where she studied for 3 years.
Tickets cost $49 & 39;* all seats are reserved and available at all Ticketmaster outlets online at www.myhrl.com, www.ticketmaster.com or charge by phone: 1-800-745-3000. Doors open one-hour prior to show start time. *Additional fees may apply.
About Hard Rock Live
Hard Rock Live, a spectacular state-of-the-art facility, further expands the ultimate entertainment experience at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino. This 5,500-seat indoor arena has attracted more than 1.5 million people since its opening in 2005, and has regularly hosted South Florida's greatest variety of musical acts such as Bruce Springsteen, Eric Clapton, Marc Anthony, Billy Joel, Andrea Bocelli, Tim McGraw and Carlos Santana; top comedians including Chris Rock, Robin Williams, Kathy Griffin and George Lopez; as well as major sporting events and events of major sports stars, from UFC matches to charity galas for Jason Taylor, Alonzo Mourning, Dwyane Wade and more. For additional information, please visit www.hardrocklivehollywoodfl.com or www.myhrl.com, facebook.com/MyHRL and twitter.com/hard_rock_live.
About Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino invites you to play, stay, dine, and shop at South Florida's premier destination for fun and entertainment, Where Rock Royalty Lives. Over 90 tables offer Blackjack, Mini-Baccarat, Pai Gow Poker, Three Card Poker, Texas Hold'em Bonus Poker, Casino War and Let it Ride on a nearly three-acre casino floor. Additionally, over 2,500 slots include the Native-American Casino linked Multi-Area Progressive Jackpots and Mega Jackpots. Separate high-limit rooms for table games and slots, in addition to a non-smoking room, are available for guests to enjoy. Loyal Player's Club members also have access to the exclusive VIP Plum Lounge and VIP Chef's Table show kitchen. The Poker Room at Seminole Hard Rock hosts various games and tournaments of Limit and No Limit Texas Hold 'em, 7-Card Stud and two dollar and four dollar limit Omaha Hi Lo games. Located inside the casino is Hard Rock Cafe -Hollywood, part of Hard Rock's 138 globally recognized rock 'n' roll restaurants. The Green Lodging Certified by the State of Florida, AAA Four Diamond-rated resort showcases 500 luxurious guest rooms, 40,000 square feet of meeting room space, Rock Spa, award-winning restaurants, high-energy nightclubs, lounges and bars, boutique retail shops, the 350-seat Paradise Live theater and the 5,500–seat Hard Rock Live concert arena. Located on State Road 7 (U.S. 441) in Hollywood, Florida. Take I-95, exit Stirling Rd. and travel west to 1 Seminole Way. For more information, call (954) 327-ROCK, 1 800-937-0010 or visit us online at www.seminolehardrockhollywood.com, facebook.com/seminolehardrockhollywood, twitter.com/SHRHollywood, instagram.com/semhardrockhollywood and youtube.com/semhardrockhollywood.