RENO, Nev. (Nov. 7, 2022) – Renowned Latin standup comedian, singer/songwriter and radio personality Franco Escamilla is set to perform at Grand Sierra Resort and Casino (GSR) on Friday, June 2, 2023 at 8 p.m.
Tickets for Franco Escamilla at GSR go on sale Friday, Nov. 11 at 10 a.m. and start at $59, plus additional taxes and fees. Infinity Rewards members will have access to presale beginning Thursday, Nov. 10 from 10 a.m. PT through 10 p.m. PT. For more information or to purchase tickets, visit grandsierraresort.com or call 1-800-648-3568.
Regarded as one of the top stand-up comedians in Mexico, Escamilla’s unapologetic wit and dark sense of humor have earned him the nickname “El Amo del Sarcasmo” or “The Master of Sarcasm.” Born in Cuautla, Morelos, Mexico, Escamilla embarked on his comedy career following his time at Monterrey College of Music and Dance. After garnering a loyal following from his YouTube channel, Escamilla hosted his own comedic talk show “El Show de Franco Escamilla” on Estrella TV in 2016. In 2017, he continued to enjoy mainstream success with the release of his debut acoustic album “Fe” and his Comedy Central Special “Franco Escamilla: El Comediante del Sombrero.”
Escamilla’s celebrity status skyrocketed after historic performances at the Arena Ciudad de México, Carnegie Hall and the Staples Center. The beloved entertainer is celebrated internationally for his unique, immersive style that features classic standup comedy, live music, poetry, parodies, crowd interaction and more. Doors open at 7 p.m.