Tracy Morgan is back, baby.
The “30 Rock” star is returning to stand-up comedy the way he does everything else: in a big way. Morgan will performfive shows, calledAn Intimate Evening with Tracy Morgan,at Carolines on Broadway from June 2-4. Tickets start at $60 and are on sale now — two of the shows are already sold out.
The comedian was sidelined by aJune 2014 crashon the New Jersey Turnpike that killed the friend he was riding with and left Morgan in a coma with a traumatic brain injury. He spent more than a year recovering, telling Matt Lauer in June 2015,“I love comedy. I’ll never stop loving her. And I can’t wait to get back to her, but right now, my goal is just to heal and get better.”
Since then,the glimpses we’ve seen of Morgan, includinga hosting gig on”Saturday Night Live” last fall, show he’s found his wayback.Check him out on “The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon” from January: