Just Announced: Matt Rife coming to Akron in October


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Get ready to experience side-splitting laughter as renowned comedian Matt Rife brings his highly anticipated ProbleMATTic World Tour to Northeast Ohio this fall.

The Akron Civic Theatre will host Rife’s hilarious performance on Saturday, October 14th, offering fans a chance to witness his stand-up comedy prowess live on stage.

Tickets for this uproarious event will be available to the general public starting at 10 a.m. on Friday, June 9th. Be sure to secure your seats promptly through the official ticketing website here: BUY TICKETS

With a massive following on social media platforms, Rife has garnered immense popularity through his viral videos, captivating millions of viewers worldwide. His exceptional engagement on TikTok has amassed over 13 million followers and an astonishing 2 billion views globally. As a result, Rife has become one of the fastest-growing comedians in the industry, selling out comedy clubs and theaters across the nation. Now, he is gearing up for his largest tour to date, promising an unforgettable experience for his fans.

In addition to the Akron show, Rife’s ProbleMATTic World Tour includes two other stops in Ohio, showcasing his comedic brilliance:

  1. Columbus: Palace Theatre on Wednesday, October 11th
  2. Cincinnati: The Andrew J. Brady Music Center on Friday, October 13th

Hailing from a small town near Columbus, Rife embarked on his comedy journey at the young age of 15. Two years later, he made his way to Los Angeles, where he kick-started his career in the entertainment capital of the world, Hollywood. Rife’s exceptional talent soon caught the attention of MTV, leading to his television debut on the hit show Wild ‘N Out. Notably, Rife became the youngest cast member in the show’s history, entertaining audiences for four seasons. His impressive resume also includes appearances on popular shows such as Brooklyn Nine-Nine, Fresh Off The Boat, BET’s North Of The 10, and NBC’s comedy competition show Bring The Funny.

Prepare for an evening filled with laughter and pure comedic genius as Matt Rife brings his unmatched talent to Akron. The ProbleMATTic World Tour promises to be an unforgettable experience that showcases Rife’s unique comedic style and magnetic stage presence. Don’t miss your chance to witness this rising star in action on Saturday, October 14th, at the Akron Civic Theatre. Get your tickets now and get ready to laugh until your sides ache.