Los Angeles, CA (June 21, 2016) – Comedian Jim Jefferies has announced the Unusual Punishment Tour, his latest major multi-city standup comedy tour that will take him across the United States and Canada throughout the rest of the year.   

Jefferies has firmly established himself as one of the most popular and respected comedians of his generation, with a controversial and belief-challenging standup style that continues to surprise and entertain audiences across the globe. The tour announcement comes hot on the heels of his much-anticipated fifth major standup comedy special “Freedumb,” which was filmed in Nashville and will premiere on Netflix on July 1st

Jefferies burst on to the scene in the United States after his popular debut HBO special “I Swear to God.” His additional successful comedy specials include “Contraband,” “Alcoholocaust,” and “Fully Functional.” 

The list of the just-announced dates can be found below. Tickets for his shows are available for purchase now at


DATE                                  CITY                                       VENUE                                                      

August 5                      Kansas City, MO               Arvest Bank Theatre at The Midland

August 6                      Omaha, NE                     Holland Center

August 7                      Des Moines, IA                Hoyt Sherman Place

August 18                    Regina, SK                      Conexus Arts Centre – Shirley Bell Theatre

August 19                    Saskatoon, SK                  TCU Place

August 20                    Edmonton, AB                  Northern Alberta Jubile Auditorium

August 26                    Boise, ID                        Morrison Center

August 27                    Spokane, WA                   Martin Woldson Theater at The Fox

September 16               Los Angeles, CA               Theatre at Ace Hotel

September 23               Detroit, MI                      Masonic Temple Theatre

October 14                   Denver, CO                     Temple Hoyne Buell Theatre

November 10               Seattle, WA                      Paramount Theatre

November 11               Portland, OR                     Keller Auditorium

November 12               San Francisco, CA              Warfield Theatre

December 2                 Columbus, OH                  Capitol Theater

December 3                 Munhall, PA                     Carnegie Music Hall

December 8                 Austin, TX                       Paramount Theatre

December 9                 Dallas, TX                       Majestic Theatre

December 10               New Orleans, LA                The Joy Theatre


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