Leslie Jones Announces Show in Sarasota

Arts & Culture

The Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall is excited to welcome LESLIE JONES to Sarasota on Friday, November 22, 2024 at 8pm. Tickets go on sale this Friday at 10am EDT. Leslie Jones is a three-time Primetime Emmy Award nominee as well as a Writer’s Guild Award and NAACP Award nominee for her work on SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE. She has also been honored as one of Time Magazine’s 100 Most Influential People. Jones recently wrapped production on season two of the HBO Max series OUR FLAG MEANS DEATH. The week of January 17th, 2023, Jones kicked off a new era of THE DAILY SHOW as the program's first guest host. In 2021, she starred opposite Eddie Murphy in COMING 2 AMERICA for which she won an MTV Movie Award and was nominated for a People’s Choice Award. Jones will next produce an untitled Christmas comedy for Lionsgate which she is currently developing as a potential future starring role. Additionally, Jones co-hosts the podcast THE FCKRY with comedian Lenny Marcus. Each week, Jones and Marcus interview guests and answer listener questions, while exposing “the fckry” of any given topic. Tickets start at $35 and can be purchased at www.VanWezel.org, by calling the box office at 941-263-6799 or by visiting the box office Monday through Friday between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. Groups of 10 or more should contact Group Sales Manager Ellen Dyer at ellen.dyer@sarasotafl.gov.

« View The Friday Jun 21, 2024 SRQ Daily Edition
« Back To SRQ Daily Archive

Read More

Sarasota Ballet Wows London Audiences, Prepares 2024-25 Season

Sarasota Ballet Wows London Audiences, Prepares 2024-25 Season

Philip Lederer | Jul 12, 2024

 DANCE: On Stage 2024 featuring Don Quixote

DANCE: On Stage 2024 featuring Don Quixote

Jul 4, 2024

Pirouetting Through Time

Pirouetting Through Time

Dylan Campbell | Jul 1, 2024

The Return of the Summer Circus Spectacular

The Return of the Summer Circus Spectacular

Dylan Campbell | Jun 28, 2024