Bill Hicks will be in theaters on Monday, April 27th for the first and only time. Comedy Dynamics is putting on a Fathom Events special called “Comedy Dynamics: Bill Hicks”. The special which will be in select movie theaters across the country features the legendary comedian features 90 minutes of Bill Hicks stand up. The movie event will consist of Bill Hicks’ comedy including his 1992 “Relentless” special plus a montage of Bill’s performances through the years and home videos provided by the Hicks family.
Bill’s brother Steve Hicks will narrate throughout the special.
Bill Hicks: Relentless was taped in Montreal in 1992 at the Centaur Theatre just after the Just For Laughs Festival that year. Comedy Dynamics describes the performance as Bill Hicks “at the top of his game”. It includes Bill taking on some of his favorite targets including non-smokers, musicians who won’t do drugs plus his take on the first Gulf War which was a hot topic at the time.
Brian Volk-Weiss, President of Production for Comedy Dynamics said, “Working with the Hicks legacy is an honor for all of us at Comedy Dynamics and we are thrilled to partner with Fathom Events to bring his work to the big screen.” Fathom Events known for its one night only theater spectaculars said, “This late, great comedian truly set the bar for modern stand-up and was an influential creative force behind many of today’s most popular comedians. Even decades after his passing, this comedic genius is still lauded.”
Comedy Dynamics: Bill Hicks is in select theaters on Monday, April 27th. Start times at all theaters is 8pm local time. For more information, tickets and list of theaters near you, go to FathomEvents.com.