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Weird Al Yankovic

Presented by Akron Civic Theatre at Akron Civic Theatre, Akron OH

Jun 24 2016
Weird Al Yankovic

“Weird Al” Yankovic – The Return of The Mandatory World Tour

presented by Live Nation

Friday, June 24, 2016 8:00 PM

Akron Civic Theatre

Few would have guessed that “Weird Al” Yankovic, who as a shy, accordion-playing teenager got his start sending in homemade tapes to the Dr. Demento Radio Show, would go on to become the biggest-selling comedy recording artist in history with over 12 million album sales.  Now in his fourth career decade, he has won 4 Grammys (with 14 nominations) and countless awards and accolades for Weird Al classics like “Eat It,” “Like a Surgeon,” “Fat,” “Smells Like Nirvana,” “Amish Paradise” and “The Saga Begins.”  His 2011 album Alpocalypse (featuring the Lady Gaga parody “Perform This Way”) debuted in the Billboard Top 10, and was nominated for two Grammy Awards (Best Comedy Album and Best Short Form Video).

Weird Al released his 14th studio album Mandatory Fun on July 15th.  The album features parodies of some of the biggest

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Reserved: $55, $49.50, and $37.50

Contact: 330-253-2488

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Akron Civic Theatre

182 South Main Street, Akron, OH 44308

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