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Tracy Morgan is Coming to Penn State York

Tracy Morgan
12/18/2008 —

Tracy Morgan is coming to Penn State York’s Pullo Family Performing Arts Center (The Pullo Center) on Saturday, April 18 at 7:30 p.m.  Morgan, who plays wild and unpredictable movie star Tracy Jordan in Emmy Award-winning "30 Rock" brings his standup comedy to York.  Tickets to the general public go on sale Dec. 19 at 10 a.m.  Penn State York students may purchase tickets now at the box office with their student I.D.

A standup comic who headlines across the country, TV audiences first met Morgan in his role as "Hustleman" on the hit comedy series "Martin." Morgan next joined "Saturday Night Live" in 1996 where he appeared for seven seasons and created such memorable characters as "Astronaut Jones" and "Brian Fellows." After leaving "Saturday Night Live," Morgan went on to star in his own comedy series "The Tracy Morgan Show" for NBC and as the voice of "Spoonie Luv" on "Crank Yankers." Film credits include: "The Longest Yard," "Little Man," "Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back," and "Head of State."

Tickets are $42.50 general admission and can be purchased by calling (717) 505-8900 or visiting The Pullo Center Web site at http://www.pullocenter.psu.edu/.  Thanks to the student activities fee at the campus, Penn State York students may receive one of 235 free tickets by finding the Nittany Lion on campus the week of December 15-19 and answering the Tracy Morgan trivia questions or by attending specially announced activities during spring semester.  Penn State York students may also purchase a ticket at the box office for $22.50 with their Penn State York I.D.

With seating for just over 1,000, The Pullo Center offers an intimate venue with full theatre capabilities. The Pullo Center opened at the campus in August 2005. 

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