Jerry Seinfeld Performs Stand-Up in All Five NYC Boroughs Starting Oct. 4 at the Beacon; Colin Quinn Guests

By Andrew Gans
04 Oct 2012

Jerry Seinfeld
Jerry Seinfeld

For the first time in 14 years, Emmy winner Jerry Seinfeld presents full performances of his signature stand-up comedy in New York City beginning Oct. 4 at the Beacon Theatre.

Seinfeld is offering five stand-up shows — one in each New York City borough — on five Thursday nights. The evenings feature special guest Colin Quinn, who Seinfeld directed in Broadway's Colin Quinn: Long Story Short at the Helen Hayes Theater in 2010-11.

In a previous statement the comic/actor said, "I was born in Brooklyn, went to school in Queens and started out as a comedian in Manhattan. I feel like New York City taught me how to be funny. I'm so excited to perform a special series of shows for my beloved home town."

Seinfeld has not performed a full show in New York City since his sold-out Broadway engagement, I'm Telling You For The Last Time, at the Broadhurst Theater in 1998, shortly after the final episode of his TV show, "Seinfeld."



All performances begin at 8 PM.

The playing schedule follows:

Manhattan
Thursday, Oct. 4, 2012
The Beacon Theatre located at 2124 Broadway
Tickets are available online at BeaconTheatre.com or by calling  (866) 858-0008

Bronx
Thursday, Oct. 11, 2012
Lehman Concert Hall located at 250 Bedford Park Boulevard West
Tickets are available online at LehmanCenter.org or by calling (718) 960-8833

Queens (Flushing)
Thursday, Oct. 18, 2012
The Colden Auditorium at Queens College located at 65-30 Kissena Blvd.
Tickets are available online at KupferbergCenter.org or by calling (718) 793-8080

Staten Island
Thursday, Nov. 1, 2012
The St. George Theatre located at 35 Hyatt Street
Tickets are available online at TicketMaster.com or by calling (718) 442-2900

Brooklyn
Thursday, Nov. 8, 2012
The Walt Whitman Theatre at Brooklyn College located at 2900 Campus Road
Tickets are available online at BrooklynCenter.com or by calling (718) 951-4500