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Comedian Mike Paramore to Bring Powerful Punchlines to Heritage Center

By University Relations Staff

DUBUQUE, Iowa - Comedian Mike Paramore will bring his smooth delivery and powerful punchlines to the 10th annual Live at Heritage Center Performing Arts Series at 8:00 p.m. Friday, September 9, 2022, in John and Alice Butler Hall, Heritage Center on the University of Dubuque campus. Guest comedian Doug Thompson will open the show.

WHAT: Comedian Mike Paramore
WHEN: 8:00 p.m. Friday, September 9, 2022
WHERE: John and Alice Butler Hall, Heritage Center, University of Dubuque

- Public: $21 - $30
- UD Affiliates (UD Faculty and Staff, UD Alumni, Parents of Current UD Students, Military/Veterans, Groups of 10 or More): $16 - $25
- UD Students: First ticket free. Additional tickets $16 - $25. Free UD student admission made possible by the Student Government Association.
- Ticket prices increase by $5 at midnight the day of the event.

Mike Paramore is the guy you fight to sit next to in a movie theater, on a long car ride, or during a boring lecture. His natural ability to infuse everyday situations with energetic, uplifting humor, combined with the ability to put you at ease, is key to his personal brand of comedy.

Winner of the Cleveland Comedy Festival in 2015, Laughing Devil Festival in New York City in 2016, and Laugh Fest's Best in the Midwest competition in 2017, Mike Paramore is a force in stand-up comedy. His debut album, The Things We Tell Ourselves, is available on iTunes and Amazon.

Tickets for Mike Paramore can be purchased from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Monday through Friday at the Farber Box Office, Heritage Center, University of Dubuque, 2255 Bennett Street; by calling 563.585.SHOW; or by visiting The box office will also be open 90 minutes prior to events starting Monday, August 15, 2022.

New this season, the Heritage Performing Arts Loyalty System (H-PALS) allows patrons to earn rewards. For every $200 spent on eligible events, patrons receive one free ticket (valued up to $50) to their choice of eligible event. For more details, please visit

Conlon Construction is the presenting sponsor of the 2022-2023 Live at Heritage Center Performing Arts Series.

To request a season brochure, please call the Farber Box Office at 563.585.SHOW.