The Improv at Harrah’s Las Vegas: This Week’s Headliner – Tommy Savitt

Tommy Savitt
Budd Friedman and Mark Lonow’s world-famous Improv Comedy Club at Harrah’s Las Vegas showcases a different marquee of acts each week. Tommy Savitt takes the stage today through Sunday, with supporting acts Shayla Rivera and Dylan Mandlsohn.  

Improv shows are at 8:30pm and 10:30pm every Tuesday through Sunday. Tickets are $29.05 (plus applicable taxes) or $44.95 (plus applicable taxes) for VIP tickets that include special seating, an Improv t-shirt and post-show meet-and-greet with the comics. Special two-for-one tickets are also available for locals for 10:30pm show. Tickets are available at Harrah’s Box Office (702-369-5223) and online at www.harrahs.com.

Performance artist, comedian and actor, Tommy Savitt was born in New Jersey and bred in Brooklyn. His unique comedic style sets him apart from other comedians. His unorthodox routines envelop his audience, and takes them to a place of non-stop laughs.

Savitt has appeared on multiple television shows: WGN’s “The Bob & Tom Show”, SI Tv’s “Funny is Funny”, Comcast On Demand, “Man Up Stand Up” on MavTv and JLTV’s ” James and Sunda. ” He has also starred in dozens of national commercials, such as: Adidas, Monster.com and Lowe’s. His comedy CD “Who Wants Me Now!” is one of the top requested comedy albums on satellite radio.

Savitt is passionate about bringing laughter to those that sacrifice for our country. This mission has brought him to Air Force, Army and Naval bases in Afghanistan, Guantanamo Bay, Japan, South Korea, Bahrain, the United Kingdom, Germany, Belgium, the Netherlands, Curacao, Honduras and Ecuador. Savitt has done it all – even performing at the United States Embassy in Belarus.

Savitt has also gone international in other ways, making his mark on the Canadian comedy circuit, headlining Saskatoon’s Great Plains Comedy Festival and Calgary’s FunnyFest. He was honored for the “Best In Comedy” category at the 2009 LA Comedy Awards. In 2008 he was named the winner of the Seattle-International Comedy Competition and the 2007 winner of the Boston Comedy Festival.

UPCOMING IMPROV ACTS:

  • August 23-28: Allan Havey, with supporting acts Jim McCue and John Pate
  • August 30- Sept. 4: Bob Zany, with supporting acts Gene Pompa and Ahmed Baroocha
  • September 6-11: Rocky LaPorte, with supporting acts Gary Cannon and Ron Morey
  • September 13-18: Rondell Sheridan, with Scott Kennedy and David Gee