GET READY FOR A LOT OF LAUGHTER AS FIREKEEPERS STARTS OFF THE NEW YEAR WITH WAYNE BRADY
(Battle Creek, Mich.) Oct. 27, 2016 – FireKeepers Casino Hotel is excited to welcome popular comedian and improvisation master Wayne Brady to the FireKeepers event center on Thursday, Jan. 12 at 8 p.m. Tickets go on sale Saturday, Oct. 29 at 10 a.m. Tickets for the show start at $19; purchases can be made at FireKeepersCasino.com or StarTickets.com. To avoid service charges, purchase your tickets at the box office located inside the FireKeepers Casino Hotel lobby.
Brady has been a king of improv hilarity ever since his 1998 debut on “Whose Line Is It Anyway?,” a longstanding T.V. hit recently renewed for its fifth season on the CW Network.
“Wayne has one of the highest popularity ratings on television and his show will be upbeat, whether he's singing and dancing or performing stand-up,” said Jim Wise, Vice President of Marketing at FireKeepers Casino Hotel. “His jokes always land safely yet hilariously, a testament to his effortless ability to make people laugh.
Brady is a highly recognizable part of daytime television, thanks to his hosting role on the iconic hit show, “Let’s Make a Deal.” A man in demand, Brady recently appeared in an episode of “Aftermath” on the Syfy Network and in December takes to the stage to star in the stage classic, “Merrily We Roll Along.”
Brady previously played key roles on "Don't Forget the Lyrics!," and has appeared on other popular shows including "Drew Carey's Improv-A-Ganza," "Chappelle's Show" and "How I Met Your Mother." Throughout his impressive career, Brady has received a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Individual Performance in a Variety, Musical or Comedy as well as four Daytime Emmy Awards for “The Wayne Brady Show.”
FireKeepers Casino Hotel, located just off Interstate 94 at Exit 104 in Battle Creek, MI, has been named Best Casino by audiences in Western Michigan and Northern Indiana, plus earned 9 first place awards in the Casino Player Magazine Best of Gaming 2015 Native Midwest category, including Best Overall Gaming Resort. FireKeepers was also selected one of the Best Casinos to Work For by Casino Player Magazine. Our signature restaurant, Nibi, is a multiple recipient of the Wine Spectator Award of Excellence. The property features 2,900 slot machines, 70 table games, a live poker room and bingo room. FireKeepers offers a AAA-rated Four Diamond resort-style hotel with 243 rooms, a functional multi-purpose event center, six distinctive dining destinations, and multiple lounges. FireKeepers is the title sponsor of the FireKeepers Casino 400, a Sprint Cup Series race at Michigan International Speedway, and host of the FireKeepers Casino Hotel Championship a Symetra Tour-Road to the LPGA golf event.