Rickey Smiley and Friends

Comedy legend and entertainment mogul Rickey Smiley is set to bring comedy back to the Donald L. Tucker Civic Center this fall. Smiley is a television host, actor, and top rated nationally syndicated radio personality, and has become one of the entertainment industry’s most celebrated performers.


Openers include Blame the Comic, Marvin Hunter & Sean Larkins


Most recently, Smiley’s memoir Stand by YourTruth And Then Run for Your Life was released by Gallery Books, he joined the Martin Lawrence 2018 LIT AF nationwide tour as well as the Mike Epps Platinum Comedy Tour, and he co-hosted the Black Music Honors for the second time. In 2017, the National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) recognized Rickey's excellence in broadcasting and awarded him the Marconi Award for Network/Syndicated Personality of the Year.


He is known for having made millions laugh for over 27 years. As a celebrated comedian, television host and top-rated nationally syndicated radio personality, Rickey has earned a reputation for delivering to audiences both on and off stage. With the distinct ability to take everyday observations and turn them into comedic gold, Rickey is one of the few “clean” comics amongst the upper echelon of contemporary comedians.

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  • Fri, Oct 28, 2022 at 8:00PM Cal