[SUMMER ARTS PREVIEW] Laugh Your Way to Fall: Must-see comedy

Eugene Mirman
Eugene Mirman

“Pretty Good Friends with Eugene Mirman”
Featuring H. Jon Benjamin, Kristen Schaal, Wyatt Cenac, Bobcat Goldthwait, and more.
June 28, 8 p.m.
Wilbur Theatre
246 Tremont St., Boston
$27, 617-248-9700
ticketmaster.com

Bill Burr
Head out to the Cape to catch notoriously un-muzzled funnyman Bill Burr for one of a handful of Northeast shows this summer (he’s stopping in Newport and Hampton Beach, as well).
July 12, 8 p.m.
Cape Cod Melody Tent
21 West Main St., Hyannis
$35-$55, 508.775.5630
melodytent.org

Paula Poundstone
The veteran humorist will likely be dressed in her signature suit and tie this evening.
July 27, 7:30 p.m.
Wilbur Theatre
246 Tremont St., Boston
$22-$35, 617-248-9700
ticketmaster.com

Adam Carolla and Dr. Drew, in love again.
Adam Carolla and Dr. Drew, in love again.

“The Adam and Drew Reunion Tour”
Former “Loveline” hosts Adam Carolla and Dr. Drew (taking a break from counseling troubled celebs on TV) reunite for a big comedy tour.
August 24, 7 p.m.
Wilbur Theatre
246 Tremont St., Boston
$29-$39, 617-248-9700
ticketmaster.com

Nick Offerman + Megan Mullally
The meat and woodworking-loving “Parks and Rec” star and his ribald real-life wife Mullally (along with her band) take the stage.
August 31, 7 p.m.
Wilbur Theatre
246 Tremont St., Boston
$35, 617-248-9700
ticketmaster.com



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