Funny woman Whitney Cummings, the former star of Whitney and the co-creator and writer of the successful comedy sitcom 2 Broke Girls, is making a return to the stand-up comedy scene, including a stop in our city as part of a tour she’s doing around the United States. Her one-night stint at the House of Blues is her first trip to Houston in a while. “I haven’t really been to Houston to perform there. I did an improv there ages ago, but I haven’t been to the House of Blues, so I’m really looking forward to it,” she told us.
It’s been a busy couple of years for the former model. Between making appearances on E!’s Chelsea Lately and writing for her hit show 2 Broke Girls, now in its third season, Cummings hasn’t really had time for stand-up, and she’s looking forward to returning to it. “Stand-up ultimately will always be what is my soul, what is the most important thing to me.”
If you like this story, consider signing up for our email newsletters.
SHOW ME HOW
You have successfully signed up for your selected newsletter(s) - please keep an eye on your mailbox, we're movin' in!
8 p.m. 1204 Caroline. For information, visit houseofblues.com/houston. $35.
Sat., Oct. 26, 8 p.m., 2013