June 17, 2019 (Joliet, IL) – Famous funny man and multiplatinum recording artist, Larry the Cable Guy, will play the Rialto Square Theatre on Saturday, December 7, 2019 at 5 & 8 PM. These lives shows will be used to film his latest comedy special. Tickets go on sale Friday, June 21st at 10 AM online at RialtoSquare.com, Ticketmaster.com or in-person at the Rialto Square Theatre box office.
Larry’s road to stardom included the Blue Collar Comedy Tour, which grossed more than 15 million dollars. The ensemble cast of comedians included Jeff Foxworthy and Bill Engvall. The tour’s success led to Blue Collar Comedy Tour, The Movie, which premiered on Comedy Central in November of 2003 and at the time, was the highest rated movie in the channel’s history. The DVD has sold more than 4 million units. The sequel Blue Collar Comedy Tour Rides Again, has sold more than 3 million units. In March of 2006, the Blue Collar boys reunited to shoot Blue Collar Comedy Tour, One For The Road in Washington, DC at the Warner Theater. The movie had its world premiere on Comedy Central June 4, 2006, again receiving some of the highest ratings. The soundtrack was nominated for a 2006 Grammy award.
Since then, Larry the Cable Guy has gone on to star in movies, TV shows, and live comedy specials. He recently completed a tour with Styx and launched his own SIRIUSXM channel with Jeff Foxworthy, “Jeff and Larry’s Comedy Roundup.” Larry has won Billboard’s 2005 Comedy Artist of the year and Comedy Album of the year and he received the Billboard Top Comedy Tour Award in 2006.