Ventriloquist Jeff Dunham comedy tour coming to St. John’s

Published on October 9, 2012
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Ventriloquist Jeff Dunham is bringing his worldwide “Disorderly Conduct” standup tour to St. John’s.

Dunham will perform at Mile One Centre Jan. 9, 2013, complete with his troupe of puppet sidekicks: Walter the Grumpy Retiree, Achmed the Dead Terrorist, Bubba J., Peanut, José Jalapeno, and Little Jeff, a mini ventriloquist dummy of Dunham himself.

Dunham’s Comedy Central special have set worldwide records for ratings and sales. “Controlled Chaos,” which debuted last fall, premiered to 8.3 million viewers. He has been named Pollstar’s No. 1 Comedy Tour in America for three years running, and has made Forbes magazine’s Celebrity 100 list of the most powerful entertainers over the past four years.

Tickets for Dunham’s show at Mile One are $58 (including tax, plus surcharge) and will go on sale Friday at noon at the Mile One Centre box office and online at www.mileonecentre.com.