Steven Wright

OCT 3 • 8PM

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Comedian and Academy Award winner Steven Wright’s successful career includes comedy albums, film, television appearances and more.  His 1985 debut album, I Have A Pony, earned him a Grammy nomination.  In 1985, Steven starred in his first HBO Special A Steven Wright Special.  In 1989, Steven was honored with an Academy Award for Best Short Film for his film entitled The Appointments of Dennis Jennings in which he starred and co-wrote.

In September of 1990, Steven starred in his second stand-up special for HBO called “Wicker Chairs and Gravity.”  The special included stand-up from The Winter Garden Theatre in Toronto and a short film shot on location in New York and New Jersey. In October of 2006, Steven premiered the hour special, When The Leaves Blow Away, on Comedy Central.

Steven’s second CD, I Still Have A Pony, was released by Comedy Central Records in 2007.  The CD earned Steven his second Grammy Award nomination for Best Comedy Album.

Steven was seen in a guest role on the hit FX series, Louie.  He is a regular guest with David Letterman, Jay Leno, Conan O’Brien, Jimmy Kimmel and Craig Ferguson and continues touring the U.S., Canada and overseas.

Presented by Count Basie Center for the Arts