SNL Comedian Jay Pharoah Brings His Stand Up Comedy Act to the LSU Student Union

May 6, 2016
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 BATON ROUGE, LA – The LSU Student Union Theater is proud to present current Saturday Night Live cast member and comedian, Jay Pharoah next
Tuesday, March 15, 2016 at 7:00 p.m. With a wide array of energetic impersonations and contemporary dialogue, Pharoah’s performance appeals to a diverse crowd with material that is sure to keep his audience laughing.
Pharoah developed his comedy skills at a young age, training in local comedy clubs as he toured in the U.K., U.S. and Canada. He is best known for his wide

variety of celebrity impressions including Barack Obama, Will Smith, Denzel Washington, Kanye West and recurring character of school principal, DanielFry. Pharoah recently released a series of music videos through Above Average, including, “Bad Kisser”, a parody of Usher’s “Good Kisser” and “Problems”.  Pharoah’s previous Kanye West parody “I Am a Dog” became an instant viral video reaching over a million views within the first week. His past feature film credits include “Ride Along” with Kevin Hart and Ice Cube, “Get a Job” with Bryan Cranston and Ana Kendrick, “Finally Famous” and “Intramural”. In a recent article, Rolling Stone ranked Pharoah the 55th greatest Saturday Night Live cast member.
LSU Student Tickets: $10 with a valid student ID. Students MUST purchase tickets at the LSU Student Union Box Office to get the LSU Student ticket price. May not be purchased online at this price.
LSU Faculty & Staff: $35 with valid LSU Faculty/ Staff ID. Faculty & staff  MUST purchase tickets at the LSU Student Union Box Office to get the LSU Faculty/ Staff ticket price. May not be purchased online at this price.
General Public: $50 for the General public. Tickets can be purchased online or at the LSU Student Union Box Office located on the first floor of the LSU Student Union Theater
More information is available by phone at (225) 578-5128, by e-mail at unionbox@lsu.edu and online at uniontheater.lsu.edu.  For further information on group discount pricing, please contact Terry Serio, Assistant Theater Director at (225) 578-0236 or by email at  tserio@lsu.edu.

LSU Student Union Box Office Hours are Monday-Friday 10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.