Ralphie May to Perform at Hard Rock Casino Vancouver

COQUITLAM, BC (September 8, 2015) – Comedian Ralphie May will be bringing his hilarious, no-holds-barred stand-up to Hard Rock Casino Vancouver on Thursday, November 19, 2015.

Voted one of Variety’s “10 Comics to Watch”, May has built his career on observational comedy inspired by such greats as Richard Pryor, Sam Kinison and Lenny Bruce. It was in 2003 when he got his start as a contender on the first season of NBC’s Last Comic Standing where he finished as first runner-up.

He went on to make appearances on CBS’s The Late Late Show with Craig Kilborn, ABC’s Jimmy Kimmel Live and NBC’s The Tonight Show with Jay Leno. In 2004, he released his debut CD/DVD set, Just Correct. Two years later, he filmed his first Comedy Central special entitled Girth of a Nation followed by Prime Cut in 2007, Austin-Tatious in 2008 and Too Big to Ignore in 2012.

His most recent TV special, Unruly premiered on Netflix earlier this year.

Tickets go on sale on Friday, September 11, 2015 at 10:00 am and are $39.50 & $29.50 (plus service charges).

For more information and to purchase tickets, go to HardRockCasinoVancouver.com.

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About Hard Rock Casino Vancouver:
Hard Rock Casino Vancouver is situated in the thriving City of Coquitlam, British Columbia in Metro Vancouver and is home to unparalleled entertainment, dining and gaming offerings. With an 80,000 square foot casino floor, Hard Rock Casino Vancouver offers more than 950 interactive slot machines and popular table games such as blackjack, roulette, baccarat, poker, pai gow, craps, VIP high limit salons and others. With multiple performance spaces including a state-of-the-art 1,100 seat theatre, Hard Rock Casino Vancouver boasts the best in music and comedy as well as local artists. To complement the gaming and entertainment experience, Hard Rock Casino Vancouver serves a variety of culinary options and is home to chefs that dish up unique and flavourful fare in a modern atmosphere. For the latest news and events, follow Hard Rock Casino Vancouver on Facebook facebook.com/HardRockCasinoVancouver and Twitter twitter.com/HardRockCasinoV.

Hard Rock Casino Vancouver is owned and operated by Great Canadian Gaming Corporation under license from HRHH IP, LLC (“HRHH”). Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas is the flagship property owned by an affiliate of HRHH.

MEDIA CONTACT:

Donnie Gordon
Manager, Entertainment Publicity
Great Canadian Gaming Corporation
604.247.4127
dgordon@gcgaming.com