Broad Ripple Village is a center of Indianapolis nightlife activity. With Indianapolis restaurants and Indianapolis bars, Broad Ripple offers plenty to do. Favorite Indianapolis comedy club in the heart of Broad Ripple, Crackers Comedy Club, heightens the fun in Broad Ripple. This week Tom Rhodes headlines Crackers Comedy Club in Broad Ripple Village, offering a raspy voice with a zany attitude. Tickets to this Indianapolis event range from $10.00 to $20.00. Show times are as early as 8:00 pm to as late as 10:30 pm. Don’t miss Tom Rhodes all week at Crackers Comedy Club.
Tom Rhodes has had a raucous stand up career that spans more than twenty five years. He has appeared on HBO, “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno” and filmed two half hour comedy specials for Comedy Central’s “Comedy Central Presents. . . Tom Rhodes.”He was even the host of his own late night talk show in Amsterdam for Dutch television. His entire life has been dedicated to the pursuit of stand up comedy.
Rhodes started on his path to the comedy spotlight at the very young age of seventeen, in Orlando, Florida. He soon got a gig touring the Southern United States and up the east coast to New York City. However, it wasn’t until he moved to San Francisco that his true comedic voice emerged. It was their that he was discovered by Comedy Central and given the channel’s first ever development deal contract. This led directly to his critically acclaimed hour special “Viva Vietnam!: A White Trash Adventure Tour.”
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A year later after playing a hilarious set at the Montreal Comedy Festival, Tom Rhodes was “discovered” for a second time. This time it was NBC who was offering him his very own sitcom called “Mr. Rhodes.” Though the project was short lived, Rhodes took the money and ran to New York City. There he rededicated himself to the art of stand up comedy. Eventually, Tom found himself performing regularly in London and across Europe.
It was on a European tour that he was offered a deal by the Dutch television network Yorin. They gave him his very own late night talk show called “The Kevin Masters Show: Starring Tom Rhodes.” The late night show ran for two years, with Tom hobnobbing with Holland’s biggest celebrities. After production shut down, he was offered travel show called “Yorin Travel,” where he filmed highlights on Peru, Russia, France and the Dutch Caribbean. He continues to perform across Asia, Australia, Europe and in the United States.
Don’t miss a hilarious routine from Tom Rhodes at Crackers Comedy Club in Broad Ripple all week. Take advantage of the sights and sounds of this Indianapolis cultural district as your soak up some Indianapolis nightlife. Stay tuned to Indianapolis News, Events and Information on Fun City Finder.com for all the latest on fun things to do in Indianapolis. We cover Indianapolis arts to Indianapolis sports and everything in between. Get out in Indy and find some fun!
April 28 through May 1
Crackers Comedy Club in Broad Ripple Village
6281 North College Avenue
Indianapolis, IN 46220