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STG Presents

Tom Papa

September 16, 2022 | The Neptune Theatre

Event Notes

Friday, September 16, 2022
Doors at 6:00pm
Show at 7pm

Reserved Seating / General Admission Standing Bar
All Ages, Bar with Valid ID

Prices start from $35.00 (not including fees)

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STG Presents Tom Papa, Friday, September 16, 2022 at The Neptune.

With more than 20 years as a stand-up comedian, Tom Papa is one of the top comedicvoices in the country finding success as an author, in film, TV, radio and podcasts aswell as on the live stage.

Tom recently released his second book, You’re Doing Great! - And Other Reasons ToStay Alive, which was the follow-up to Your Dad Stole My Rake: And Other FamilyDilemmas both released by St Martin’s Press, making “Summer Must Read” lists fromParade Magazine to The New York Post. Tom is also a contributing writer to the NewYorker Magazine.

Tom has four hour-long stand-up specials, the latest Tom Papa: You’re Doing Great!was a wildly successful Netflix Original. His other critically acclaimed specials includeHuman Mule, Freaked Out and Tom Papa Live in New York City, two of which weredirected by Rob Zombie.

He is a regular guest on The Joe Rogan Experience podcast and Tom’s own podcast,Breaking Bread with Tom Papa, features Tom and his guest for an hour of eating,drinking and enjoying life. Listeners are invited to take a seat at the table as Tom andhis guests celebrate the true meaning of breaking bread with insightful, revealing andalways funny conversations.

Tom is host of the daily Netflix radio show, What A Joke With Papa And Fortune, onSiriusXM’s Netflix Channel, airing Mondays through Thursdays from 10:00 AM – NoonET. Tom also hosts of the hit SiriusXM show, Come to Papa with residencies at Largo inLos Angeles and The Village Underground in NYC. Tom writes the script for each showand casts top actors and comedians to play the roles or perform stand-up, all backed bya live band. Performers include Matt Damon, Sarah Silverman, Joel McHale, Bill Burr,Jim Gaffigan, John Mulaney, Kevin Nealon, Kevin Pollack and many more.

Tom was a regular performer on the nationally syndicated radio show, Live From Here,formerly A Prairie Home Companion, that featured his own regular segment, “Out. In.America. With Tom Papa,” heard by the 2.6 million fans of the weekly radio show.Tomalso appears on National Public Radio as a guest panelist on Wait, Wait Don’t Tell Mewhich he also had the honor of guest hosting.

In the fall of 2018, Tom hosted his own Food Network TV series, Baked, where he tookhis love of baking and explored bakeries throughout the country. The show developedfrom Tom’s love of making sourdough bread using his own sourdough starter andvisiting expert bakers while on tour.

As an actor Tom recently starred opposite Lily Taylor in the film Paper Spiders and theappears in the newly released North Hollywood. Tom has starred opposite MattDamon in the Steven Soderbergh film, The Informant, and opposite Paul Giamatti inRob Zombie’s animated feature, The Haunted World of El Superbeasto, as the voice ofEl Superbeasto. Tom has appeared in the films Analyze That, opposite RobertDeNiro,and Comedian; he had a voiceover role in the Tom was seen in Rob Zombie’s film, 3From Hell, alongside Clive Owen in Steven Soderbergh’s Cinemax series, The Knick,and he was seen in Chris Rock’s film, Top Five.

Tom was seen alongside Michael Douglas and Matt Damon in the HBO film, Behind theCandelabra, which was directed by Steven Soderbergh and won 11 Emmys

On TV Tom hosted the NBC series, The Marriage Ref, which ran for two seasons. Tomhad a recurring role opposite Julia Louis-Dreyfus on the CBS series, The NewAdventures of Old Christine, and starred in his own NBC series, Come to Papa.

As a film and television writer, Tom’s credits include the Rob Zombie film, The HauntedWorld of El Superbeasto, the Jerry Seinfeld film, Bee Movie and the TV series RedOaks, The Marriage Ref and Come To Papa.

When not touring the country, Tom lives in Los Angeles with his wife, two daughters, acat and dog where he spends most of his time writing and baking bread.

For more on Tom visit his website tompapa.com and follow Tom on Twitter, Instagramand Facebook.

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Venue

The Neptune Theatre

1303 Northeast 45th Street
Seattle, WA 98105-4502

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