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TV host, comedian Trevor Noah will play Illinois State Fair

Trevor Noah host of the The Daily Show will bring his standup comedy to the Illinois State Fair on Friday August 19.The South Africanborn comedian has written produced and starred in 11 comedy specials including his most recent Trevor Noah Son of Patricia on Netflix. He was also nominated for a Grammy Award for Best Comedy Album. He is also a bestselling author reaching number one on the New York Times bestseller list with his book Born a Crime Stories from a South African Childhood.

This is one of our most diverse lineups in years with multiple music genres represented a popular comedian and harness racing to kick it all off. We cannot wait to welcome fairgoers in August Illinois State Fair Manager Rebecca Clark said.Tickets go on sale Thursday June 23 at 10 a.m. at the Illinois State Fair Box Office and online at ticketmaster.com. Fairgoers are reminded that Ticketmaster is the only authorized ticket broker for the Illinois State Fair. All other websites and offers may be fraudulent and buyers should beware.

Dominic Genetti was born and raised in St. Louis and has been in the media industry since 2003. He holds a bachelors degree in journalism from Northwest Missouri State University and has covered a variety of subjects including hard news courts enterprise features and sports. From 2011 to 2013 Genetti wrote a syndicated baseball column that published daily throughout the country. He was also awarded the Community Service award from the Missouri Press Association for his efforts to bring light to a historic cemetery in disrepair in Hannibal Missouri. Multimedia coverage is also part of Genettis repertoire of him. In 2011 he was named the GateHouse Media Videographer of the Year. Genetti has worked for newspapers in Missouri Iowa Texas and Illinois.

WSIL Awardwinning host of the The Daily Show Trevor Noah will bring his standup comedy to the Illinois Lottery Grandstand stage on Friday August 19.Noah has written produced and starred in 11 comedy specials and is a best selling author.Tickets for Trevor Noah will go on sale Thursday June 23 at 10am at the Illinois State Fair Box Office and online at ticketmaster.com. Fairgoers are reminded that Ticketmaster is the only authorized ticket broker for the Illinois State Fair. All other websites and offers may be fraudulent and buyers should beware.

To be able to secure a big name in comedy to round out our 2022 grandstand lineup is something we are really excited about said Illinois State Fair Manager Rebecca Clark. This is one of our most diverse lineups in years with multiple music genres represented a popular comedian and harness racing to kick it all off. We cannot wait to welcome fairgoers in August.

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