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Just for Laughs Gala is the one of the foremost and the largest international comedy events in the world. Since getting established in 1983, it is held every summer in Montreal, Quebec. The event was found by Gilbert Rozon. Initially it was a two day event and the performances were held primarily in French. After Andy Nulman joined the creative team of the event he expanded it to include segments in English language as well. This significantly added to the number of attendees and as a result the event was stretched over a month.

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Performances held at the festival are both vocal and visual. Participants include established acts, upcoming acts and also street performers. Mega names in the genre have performed at the event. These include Jerry Seinfeld, Mitch Hedberg, Bill Hicks, Jimmy Carr and Tim Allen. This year the British comedian Eddie Izzard will be returning to the festival. An established name in showbiz he has been included in the 100 Greatest Stand-ups of All Time compiled by Comedy Central. Equally liked by his fellow performers he has the distinction of being ranked in the twenty greatest comedy acts in the Comedians' Comedian poll. Get Just For Laughs Gala Hosted By Eddie Izzard tickets to see the artist live on stage.
The standup comedian developing an interest in comedy left an Accounting and Financial Management degree to pursue a career in showbiz. He started as a street performer and entertained audiences across Europe and the US. Soon earning recognition for his comic style he rose to be a highly sought after act. His act includes varied topics like Pavlov's dogs, transvestitism, human evolution, Noah's Ark, European languages, emergency services, Greek mythology, siege of Troy and many more. A crowd pleaser his hilarious act is known to get laugh upon laugh out of the audiences.
He is known for his acting skills as well. He has appeared in the hits Ocean Twelve and Ocean Thirteen. He has also played the role of Charlie Chaplin in the film The Cat's Meow. Other films he has appeared in include Across the Universe, Velvet Goldmine, Mystery Men and Blueberry. Additionally he has provided the voice over for animations including Cars 2, The Wild, Igor and The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian. Eddie Izzard has also created a name for himself in theatre. He made his West End debut at the Ambassadors Theatre. The show proved to be a major success and was so much in demand that its date was extended twice. His Broadway debut earned him a Tony Award nomination.
The artist gained fame in the US after performing on stage with the renowned artist Robin Williams. Izzard went on to win two Emmy Awards. He has toured across the US. Venues that he has performed at include the famous Radio City Music Hall. He also holds the distinction of being the first ever solo comedy act to perform at the Hollywood Bowl. He has made an appearance on the American legal TV series The Good Wife. Other TV appearances by the artist include The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, The Sharon Osbourne Show, Have I Got News for You and Late Show with David Letterman.
Now he is all set to entertain the audience at the Just For Laughs Gala Hosted By Eddie Izzard stage performance. The performance will be held at the Salle Wilfrid-Pelletier. The historic venue having state of the art facilities seats around three thousand people. The show will also feature guest appearances by other stand up comedians. These include Trevor Noah and Gad Elmaleh. Great act at a great venue is what Just For Laughs Gala Hosted By Eddie Izzard show is all about. Cheap Just For Laughs Gala Hosted By Eddie Izzard tickets are available to be part of the event which is sure to be top class entertainment.