Bo Burnham to tape Comedy Central special at House of Blues

, Staff

As part of a new partnership between Comedy Central, Live Nation and the House of Blues, Boston comedic singer-songwriter Bo Burnham will tape a performance at the House of Blues in April for a special to air on Comedy Central later this fall. Tickets for the show, which is scheduled for Friday, April 16, are $15 and go on sale Friday at 10 a.m. through Ticketmaster.

Burham, the 19-year old Hamilton, Massachusetts native, is quickly becoming a comedy star after becoming an Internet sensation while recording videos from his bedroom and posting them on YouTube while in high school. His self-titled full-length album, released last year, and is currently #3 on the Billboard Comedy Chart. Burham also has a deal to pen a film for Judd Apatow.

The Boston performance, dubbed “Words, Words, Words”, will be taped as an one-hour stand up special to air later this fall on Comedy Central. It will also be released on CD and DVD.

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