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Theo Von
Saturday, October 04, 2014 7:30 PM
Penguin's Comedy Club - Cedar Rapids, Cedar Rapids, IA
  • 21 & over
  • Two drink minimum
  • Special Event
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  • 07:30 AM - Theo Von
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  • Ticket Price: $15.00
  • Door Time: 6:30 PM
  • Show Type: Stand Up
  • Restrictions: 21 & over
    Two drink minimum
    Special Event
Theo Von is the host of TBS’s new hidden camera show “Deal With It” from Howie Mandel which was just picked up for a second season. He also currently hosts Yahoo!’s popular daily recap show “Primetime in No Time” - one of the most-watched shows on the web with nearly one million views per day. As a standup performer, Theo had the highest rated half hour special on Comedy Central in all of 2012. Furthermore, he is a contributing writer for Laughspin.com and the genius behind CrankTexts.com, a website where he texts random numbers and gets into conversations with total strangers. CrankTexts was a weekly featured column on
CollegeHumor.com. and has had 10 million page views and averages 18 clicks per visit.  
Theo has garnered numerous accolades for his many appearances on TV. He was voted “Fan
Favorite” as a semi-finalist on “Last Comic Standing,” was the winner of Comedy Central’s “Reality Bites Back,” and has hosted The Comedy Sideshow podcast – consistently one of the 10 most downloaded video podcasts on iTunes. He was also featured on G4’s “The Top 100 Video Games of All Time” and Comedy Central’s “Live at Gotham.”  In addition to headlining clubs across the country, Theo has performed internationally at The South African Comedy Festival and for the troops at Guantanamo Bay. He has also appeared at the prestigious Montreal Just For Laughs Festival, the Chicago Just For Laughs Festival and Comedy Central’s South Beach Comedy Festival.  
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