Carson City Nugget hosting comedian Justin Berkman July 17 |

Carson City Nugget hosting comedian Justin Berkman July 17

Nevada Appeal staff report
Comedian Justin Berkman, as seen on MTV and FX, is visiting Carson City on July 17.

A Los Angeles native and Stanford University graduate is taking center stage at 7 p.m. Friday, July 17, at Carson Nugget’s comedy venue.

Justin Berkman, who prides himself on not just telling jokes but putting on a show, was a headliner on The New Generation of Comedy Tour. A cohost and cocreator of The Perfect Pair, he recently filmed his first one-hour special, “All In.”

The comedian was also featured on MTV’s “Yo Momma” and FX’s “The People’s Champion.”

When he’s not visiting comedy clubs, Berkman hosts events for the Children’s Hospital Los Angeles to raise money for pediatric cancer research. He also entertains U.S. troops and State Department personnel in 15 countries.

Doors open at 6:45 p.m. Tickets are $13 in advance and $15 on the day of the show. Audience members must be 21 or older.

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