Comedy with Paul Rodriguez
. Empress Theatre , Vallejo [All Ages]
- Peggy A
Longtime comedian Paul Rodriguez has been making audiences laugh all over the world (in Spanish and English) for nearly three decades with his unique brand of humor that is a perfect blend of his Latin heritage the American dream and his undeniable universal appeal. As an actor and comedian Paul Rodriguez’s multi-faceted career includes starring roles and featured appearances in over 45 films and countless television series and comedy specials.
As an accomplished writer director and producer for television motion pictures and feature shows Rodriguez has several hit projects to his credit including the comedy concert film "The Original Latin Kings of Comedy " which he executive produced and starred in along with Cheech Marin George Lopez and Carlos Mencia; the feature film "A Million to Juan " which he also wrote directed and starred in; six comedy specials for HBO including "Loco Slam " "Live in San Quentin" and "Idiots and Armadillos." As executive producer he recently struck comedy again with his Comedy Central stand-up concert DVD “Comedy Rehab.” In addition to his many hit comedy specials in English Rodriguez has the distinguished credit of performing the first-ever one-hour standup comedy special in Spanish "Dime Con Quien Andas " for Telemundo.
Among his many credits Rodriguez has also made guest appearances on several Late Night shows including "The Wanda Sykes Show " "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno " "Last Call with Carson Daly " and "Politically Incorrect." Additionally he has guest starred in several television series including "Extreme Makeover: Home Edition " "Kathy Griffin: My Life on the D-List " "Shaken Not Stirred " DIRECTV’s "Supreme Court of Comedy " Showtime's original series "Resurrection Boulevard" and "American Family." He has also lent his voice to popular animated series including "King of the Hill " "Dora the Explorer" and "The Proud Family."
COVID-19 Guidelines for Empress Theatre and Lounge Events
All artists, patrons and staff of the Empress Theatre and Lounge are required to be fully vaccinated for COVID and show proof along with a photo ID for entry. A mask is also required by the City of Vallejo at all indoor events to ensure the safety of all patrons and staff.
- Peggy A