The Young Turks Live: No Apologies Tour

The Young Turks Live: No Apologies Tour

Cenk Uygur

Ana Kasparian

Ben Mankiewicz

Jimmy Dore

Thu, May 1, 2014

8:00 pm

Adv Tix $20.00 / Day of Show Tix $22.00

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The Young Turks Live: No Apologies Tour
The Young Turks Live: No Apologies Tour
The world's largest online news show is coming to the stage. Join your favorite Young Turks -- Cenk Uygur, Ana Kasparian, Ben Mankiewicz and Jimmy Dore, plus special guests for an evening of laughter, politics and stories you won't hear anywhere else.

Experience everything you love about TYT live, in 3D! From Cenk's epic rants, Ana's razor-sharp analysis, Ben's magnificent hair, and the hilarious brilliance of professional comedian Jimmy Dore. The unscripted, unvarnished take on news that made The Young Turks a leading voice in the the progressive revolution will be on full display. No politician is safe, no corporation can hide, no story is too personal -- this is the kind of politics and insight they're afraid of.

This is The Young Turks:
Cenk Uygur
Ana Kasparian
Ben Mankiewicz
Jimmy Dore

“The Young Turks” is the largest online news show in the world, covering politics, pop culture and lifestyle. The teleprompter-free show is one of the top 50 YouTube partners, with more than 35 million views a month and more than 1 billion total views on The Young Turks YouTube channel. “The Young Turks” received the 2013 People's Voice Webby Award for best news and politics series, 2011 News/Politics Shorty Award, Best Political Podcast 2009 at the Podcast Awards and Best Political News Site 2009 at the Mashable Awards.

“The Young Turks” is the flagship show of the TYT Network, which includes “What the Flick?!,” “TYT University,” “TYT Sports,” “TYT Interviews” and “The Point” (on Town Square, a YouTube original channel), as well as new shows and channels, including “Pop Trigger,” “Nerd Alert” and “TYT Comedy.”
Cenk Uygur
Cenk Uygur
Cenk Uygur is the host and founder of “The Young Turks”, the largest online news show in the world, and CEO of the TYT Network.

TYT Network online has a verified global audience of more than 60 million views a month and 1.5 billion total video views, making it one of the most watched online news networks in the world.

The Young Turks premiered on Sirius Satellite Radio in the first quarter of 2002 as the platform's first original program before moving to XM Satellite Radio in 2006. The show has also been on Air America and Current TV.

“The Young Turks” is the flagship show of the TYT Network. TYT Network channels include “What the Flick?!,” “PopTrigger,” “TYT University,” “TYT Sports” among others. In 2012, the network launched “The Point” on a new online channel, Town Square, as part of YouTube’s new original channels initiative.

Uygur is the former host of “MSNBC Live” and “The Young Turks with Cenk Uygur” on Current TV. He has also appeared numerous times on CNN, CNN Headline News, E! Entertainment Channel, Al Jazeera, ABC News, Voice of America, NPR and Fox News Channel. Uygur is among the top five most popular bloggers on The Huffington Post.

A graduate of the University of Pennsylvania Wharton School of Business and Columbia University Law School, Ugyur was a lawyer, television writer and television host before founding The Young Turks.
Ana Kasparian
Ana Kasparian
Ana Kasparian is the host and producer of "The Young Turks," which has been named the largest online news show, and first online news network. In addition to co-hosting on the network's flagship program, Kasparian also hosts her own weekly panel show called "The Point." Her news coverage usually focuses on political and current events.

Although her expertise is mainly in new and digital media, she has worked for CBS Radio, MSNBC, RT, Pivot TV and Current TV. Kasparian is a proud alum from California State University Northridge, with both a Bachelor of Arts in Broadcast Journalism, and a Master of Arts in Political Science. In the Fall of 2013, she began teaching upper division journalism at her alma mater.
Ben Mankiewicz
Ben Mankiewicz
Ben Mankiewicz made his debut on Turner Classic Movies a decade ago, in September of 2003, becoming only the 2nd host in TCM’s history, securing the 2nd best job in television in the process.

Prior to that, Ben worked as reporter and anchor in Charleston, SC and Miami, FL, twice being named Best Anchor in South Florida by The New Times. Ben is also a film critic, co-hosting the nationally syndicated At the Movies and currently co-hosting What The Flick?! on the TYT Network.

He also hosts TYT Sports & regularly contributes to the network's main show, The Young Turks, a show he co-hosted daily from its inception in 2002 until 2007.

Ben is also a regular panelist on The Jimmy Dore Show, a comedy podcast with nearly as many subscribers as it claims.

Ben also hosted Hot Set on SyFy, a show highlighting production design in movies and has contributed to ABC's pre-Oscar telecast.

He moved to Los Angeles nearly 75 years after his grandfather, screenwriter Herman Mankiewicz, came west and cabled his friend Ben Hecht back in New York, “Millions are to be grabbed out here and your only competition is idiots. Don’t let this get around.” Ben is now proudly one of those idiots.

He’s a graduate of the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism (Go Lions!), Tufts University (Go Jumbos!) and Georgetown Day High School in Washington, DC (Go, uh, Grasshoppers!). Ben lives in Santa Monica with his beautiful wife, their beautiful daughter, one beautiful dog and two other dogs.
Jimmy Dore
Jimmy Dore
Jimmy Dore is the star of several Comedy Central specials, a writer-performer for the Off-Broadway hit “The Marijuana-Logues,” and is the host of "The Jimmy Dore Show" carried nationally by Pacifica Radio and worldwide on the web by the Young Turks.

His latest effort “Citizen Jimmy” is the award-winning one-hour Comedy Central Special that was chosenBest Of 2008 by iTunes, and was named one the the Top 5 comedy DVDs of the year by Punchline Magazine.

Jimmy has been invited to perform at the most prestigious comedy festivals around the world including the Montreal Just For Laughs Festival, the HBO US Comedy Arts Festival and the Melbourne Comedy Festival in Australia, just to name a few. He's also a regular on late night television with appearances on NBC's Late Friday, The Late Late Show on CBS and ABC's Jimmy Kimmel Live. He can be seen in Los Angeles headlining the Hollywood Improv and clubs and colleges throughout the nation.
Venue Information:
Troubadour
9081 Santa Monica Blvd
Los Angeles, CA, 90069
http://www.troubadour.com/

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