June 30, 2017
Qualla Ballroom hosts international comedian Mark Normand
WEST SILOAM SPRINGS, Okla. – Another night full of fun and laughter comes to West Siloam Springs Hotel & Casino on July 15 as Mark Normand takes the Qualla Ballroom stage.
The doors open at 8 p.m. Normand begins the show at 9 p.m.
Normand is known for his "relentlessly punchy writing and expert delivery," as described by “The Laugh Button,” that has made him an internationally known touring comedian.
Normand now does comedy clubs and colleges across the country and has been involved in many festivals, including Portland, Seattle, D.C. and Boston, and was featured as a New Face at the Montreal Comedy Festival. The comedian also performed at the Melbourne Comedy Festival and Moontower Comedy and Oddity Festival in 2016.
Over the past year, Normand has performed on Comedy Central’s “The Half Hour” and has appeared on Louis CK’s “Horace and Pete,” CBS’s “Late Show with Stephen Colbert,” Comedy Central’s “Roast Battle” and “This is Not Happening.” He has also had return appearances on Comedy Central’s “Inside Amy Shumer” and TBS’s “Conan.”
He has previously shared his punchy humor on MTV Other’s “Inside Joke,” Showtime's "Live at SXSW,” Comedy Central’s “@Midnight,” NBC’s “Last Comic Standing,” and the TruTv series “Comedy Knock Out,” “World’s Dumbest” and “How To Be A Grownup.”
In 2013, Mark won Caroline's March Madness competition, beating out 63 other comedians. He was also voted Village Voice's "Best Comedian of 2013.” In 2012, Mark appeared on “John Oliver’s New York Standup Show” on Comedy Central, and in 2011 was picked as one of Comedy Central's "Comics to Watch."
Normand won Carolina's March Madness competition in 2013 and was voted Village Voice’s “Best Comedian of 2013.” He was named one of Comedy Central’s “Comics To Watch” for the 2011 New York Comedy Festival, Esquire’s “Best New Comedians 2012,” Splitsider’s “Top 10 Up and Coming Comedians on Each Coast,” Time Out New York’s “21 New York Comedy Scene Linchpins” and Paste Magazine’s “10 Comics That Deserve Their Own Show.”
An autograph signing and photos will follow the performance. Tickets can be purchased at the hotel front desk or online at https://WSSTickets.showare.com.
For more information on the comedian, visit www.marknormandcomedy.com.
Cherokee Casino & Hotel West Siloam Springs is located off U.S. Highway 412 and State Highway 59 in West Siloam Springs. For more information, visit www.cherokeecasino.com or call (800) 754-4111. All guests must be at least 21 years of age to attend.