HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - In his first televised comedy program in three years, comedian Augie T will star in "LIVE from the NBC" on Saturday, July 18 at 8 p.m. The half-hour special, taped at Honolulu's Neal Blaisdell Center, will feature Augie's signature lighthearted look at local life, family, and current events. The special will be broadcast live on KFVE.
On August 1, the first annual "Laugh Under The Stars" family-friendly night of music and comedy will be held at the Waikiki Shell beginning at 5 p.m. This event will feature comedians Augie T, Frank DeLima, Andy Bumatai, Bu La'ia, and last founding member of Booga Booga Ed Kaahea with musical guests Nesian N.I.N.E., Kolohe Kai, Koa'uka, Natural Vibes, Taz Vegas, Brown Bags to Stardom winners Levity and Eden Kai, Brown Swell, Mike T, Leikia Williams and Gender Bender Lip Gloss Review, Isle 5 and more.
Tickets for the Waikiki Shell show are $15 for students, $20 for the lawn, $30 in the terrace, and $40 for VIP seating including a free Augie T DVD. Tickets can be purchased at Walmart stores, online via Ticketmaster.com, or at the Blaisdell Box Office.
"Laugh Under The Stars" travels to the Kaua'i War Memorial Stadium on Friday, September 11 featuring Augie T, Frank DeLima, Ed Ka'ahea, Shar Carillo, and Shilo Pa. The Hilo stop of the tour will be on Friday, September 18 at Hilo's Afook-Chinen Civic Auditorium featuring Augie T, Taz Vegas, Frank DeLima, Shar Carillo, and Bu La'ia.
Doors for Kaua'i and Hawai'i Island shows open at 7 p.m., show starts at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $15 in advance, $20 at the door, and $25 for VIP seating including a free Augie T CD. Tickets for both shows are available at AugieT.com, and Hawai'i Island tickets are also available at Hilo Blane's Drive Inn locations. Find out more about the shows at LaughUnderTheStars.com.
All three shows are benefits for B.R.A.V.E Hawai'i in an effort to bring an anti-bullying message to school-aged youth. Over 3,000 students on O'ahu and Hawai'i Island have experienced B.R.A.V.E. presentations, and the organization will be coming to students across Hawai'i soon with your support. Find out more about B.R.A.V.E. Hawai'i at BRAVEhawaii.org.