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Queen Elizabeth Theatre
600 Block Hamilton Street, Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 2P1
JFL NorthWest in association with SiriusXM Canada presents:
Aziz Ansari – Road to Nowhere
at the Queen Elizabeth Theatre
Friday, February 15, 2019
Early Show: Doors 6:00PM
Late Show: Doors 9:00PM
Tickets — http://jflnorthwest.com/show/aziz-ansari-queen-elizabeth-theatre/
Aziz stars in, writes, and directs MASTER OF NONE, a Netflix original comedy series that he co-created with Alan Yang (PARKS AND RECREATION). Now in its second season, Aziz won the 2016 and 2017 Emmy Award for “Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series” and has received five additional nominations for “Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series” (2016 and 2017), “Outstanding Comedy Series” (2016 and 2017), and “Outstanding Directing for a Comedy Series” (2016). He won the 2017 Golden Globe Award for “Best Actor in a TV Series, Comedy” and the show was nominated in 2016 and 2017 for “Best TV Series, Musical or Comedy”. The show was additionally nominated for a 2017 WGA Award for “Writing for a comedy Series” and a 2017 TCA Award for “Outstanding Achievement in Comedy” and Aziz was nominated for “Individual Achievement in Comedy”. He was recently honored with the Charlie Chaplin Britannia Award for Excellence in Comedy (2017), a SAG nomination in 2017 for “Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Comedy Series,” and the 2017 WGAW Evan Somers Award for outstanding writing featuring characters with disabilities, for the MASTER OF NONE episode “New York, I Love You.” Aziz received his first DGA Award for “Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Comedy Series for 2017” for The Thief, and his first PGA Award — The Danny Thomas Award for Outstanding Producer of Episodic Television, Comedy: “Master of None” (Season 2). The show was one of AFI’s “Top Television Programs of the Year” in 2015 and 2017. Additionally, it received a 2016 and 2017 Critics’ Choice nomination for “Best Actor in a Comedy Series.” MASTER OF NONE won the 2015 Peabody Award and the 2016 Critics’ Choice Award for “Best Comedy Series” and was nominated for three Television Critics Association Awards for “Outstanding Achievement in Comedy,” “Outstanding New Program,” and “Individual Achievement in Comedy;” four NAACP Image Award Nominations for “Outstanding Actor in a Comedy Series,” “Outstanding Writing in a Comedy Series” (2016 and 2017) and “Outstanding Directing in a Comedy Series;” and two GLAAD nomination for “Outstanding Individual Episode” for Thanksgiving (2017) and “Outstanding Comedy Series” (2016).
*** No cellphones, cameras or recording devices will be allowed at Aziz Ansari’s show. Upon arrival, all phones and smart watches will be secured in Yondr pouches that will be unlocked at the end of the show. Guests maintain possession of their phones throughout the night, and if needed, may access their phones at designated Yondr unlocking stations in the lobby. All guests are encouraged to print their tickets in advance to ensure a smooth entry process. Anyone caught with a cellphone in the venue will be immediately ejected. We appreciate your cooperation in creating a phone-free viewing experience.