Get ready to laugh your head off with one of the funniest and popular stand-up comedians. Carlos Mencia is coming to the Addison Improv Feb. 22 to the 25th. Having achieved just about every accolade from being named International Grand Champion on “Buscando Estrellas” to headlining “The Three Amigos” tour with Freddy Soto and Pablo Francisco and doing multiple TV specials and movies, Mencia is sure to have you laughing until your sides hurt. Whether he’s doing parodies, street interviews or stand up tours, Carlos is always sharp and quick to roll with the flow.
Carlos comes from very humble roots and has worked his way to the top of the stand-up world with his honest style of comedy. Carlos has also starred with Ben Stiller and Michelle Monaghan in the film “The Heartbreak Kid” and in the family comedy “Our Family Wedding” with America Ferrara and Forrest Whitaker. His Comedy Central show “Mind of Mencia” was one of the most watched shows on comedy central, averaging 1.5 million total viewers!
He current tour, “C 4 Urself Tour” has him going all over the country bringing his comedy to all his fans. He will be performing Thursday, Feb. 22 at 8 p.m., then two shows Friday at 7:30 p.m. and again at 9:45 p.m. On Saturday, he will again do two shows, 7 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. and his final show Sunday at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are available on the Addison Improv website and the shows are 21 and up. For more on Carlos, check out his website where you can get subscribe to his podcast. You can also get more information about upcoming shows, tours, and comedians on their website. And when the show is over, you don’t have to wonder too far for great food or a cool spot to hang out. Try one of the many restaurants, all within walking distance of the Improv. Gloria’s Latin Cuisine, The Social House, Mercy Wine Bar or RA Sushi Bar are all open late.