Dave Chappelle and Jon Stewart to Perform at 9/11 Benefit Show | Chicago News


Comedian Dave Chappelle arrives at the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts to receive the 22nd annual Mark Twain Award for American Comedy in Washington on October 27, 2019, Left, actor-comedian Pete Davidson attends the ‘Big Time’ premiere Adolescence “on March 5, 2020, in New York City, center, and comedian Jon Stewart performs at the 9th annual Stand Up For Heroes event in New York City on November 10, 2015. (AP Photo)

NEW YORK (AP) – Dave Chappelle, Jon Stewart, Jimmy Fallon and Amy Schumer are among a group of star-studded comedians who will perform one night at Madison Square Garden to mark the 20th anniversary of 9/11.

All proceeds from “NYC Still Rising After 20 Years: A Comedy Celebration” will be donated to 9/11 charities. Proof of vaccination is required.

“We wanted to have a fun celebration to honor the resilience of this great city. It’s nice to be able to do this with friends and people we love, ”Stewart said in a statement.

The show is his brainchild with Pete Davidson, who will also be performing.

A presale of tickets for the September 12 show begins Wednesday at noon on Live Nation, Ticketmaster.com and MSG and continues through 10 p.m. Thursday, with general tickets on sale starting Friday at noon on Ticketmaster.com.

Also in attendance are Bill Burr, Colin Jost, Colin Quinn, Dave Attell, Jay Pharoah, John Mulaney, Michael Che, Ronny Chieng, Tom Segura and Wanda Sykes.

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