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MOONTOWER COMEDY & ODDITY FESTIVAL
ANNOUNCES 2013 DATES: APRIL 24-27TH
SUCCESS OF THE INAUGURAL FESTIVAL EXCEEDED EXPECTATIONS
After the success of the inaugural Moontower Comedy & Oddity Festival in Austin, The Paramount Theatre is proud to announce today the return of the festival in 2013, April 24-27th. Expect new, exciting and hilarious show lineups from the Moontower team, who are already hard at work on ideas for next year.
Attendance for Moontower shows during the festival is estimated at just under 20,000 people, including VIP and general badge holders and single ticket buyers. Comedians at several shows throughout the four days performed to sold-out crowds at many of the 11 venues around Austin.
This year's lineup of over 100 comics included Aziz Ansari, Seth Meyers, Wanda Sykes, Nick Offerman, Steven Wright, Jeffrey Ross, Marc Maron, John Mulaney, Andy Kindler, Maria Bamford, JB Smoove, Hannibal Buress, Moshe Kasher and more. And, if you missed these spectacular performers, you can catch a few short segments and interviews with each from "Inside Joke" the video series on location at Moontower. Check them out at insidejokeshow.com.
Stay tuned for future announcements on the upcoming 2013 festival. Check back atmoontowercomedyfestival.com and the festival's blog at comedymoontower.com for updates. Follow Moontower on facebook and twitter @moontowercomedy.
ABOUT MOONTOWER COMEDY AND ODDITY FESTIVAL
Moontower Comedy and Oddity Festival was established in 2011 by the Paramount Theatre and will hold the first annual festival April 25-28, 2012 in Austin, TX. Moontower is dedicated to bringing world-class comedy to the city through a variety of performances in stand-up, sketch, improv and musical comedy by well know performers and up-and-comers alike.