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Comedian Jim Jefferies Coming to UH This Spring

Jeff Jefferies

Houston, Oct. 6, 2016 — Comedian Jim Jefferies will be bringing his Unusual Punishment Tour to the University of Houston this spring.

The show is scheduled for 8 p.m. Friday, March 31, at Cullen Performance Hall. Tickets are available through Ticketmaster's website or by phone at 800-745-3000. Tickets also may be bought on the day of the show with cash only at the Cullen Performance Hall box office, while supplies last.

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.

He 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."

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About Cullen Performance Hall

Nestled among the tree-lined sidewalks in the heart of the University of Houston campus is the historic Cullen Performance Hall, which has been one of the premier entertainment venues in the city of Houston since it opened in 1950. Its cozy, relaxed atmosphere provides the ideal setting for music concerts, public lectures, dance performances and theatrical productions.