"CONAN" Saddles Up for a Week of Shows from Dallas March 31-April 3
Trip Marks Second Year in a Row CONAN Has Travelled to the Host City of the
NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Final Four(R) and National Championship
TBS's popular late-night series CONAN is heading to Dallas for a week of shows in the host city of this year's NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Final Four(R) and National Championship. CONAN will tape the shows March 31-April 3 at the historic Majestic Theater. Located at 1925 Elm Street in Dallas, the Majestic was built in 1921 and has hosted such legendary comics as Bob Hope and Mae West.
CONAN's Dallas shows will mark the fourth year in a row the late-night hit has gone on the road since premiering on TBS in 2010. Last year, CONAN became the first late-night program ever to tape a week of shows from Atlanta, host city of the 2013 NCAA Final Four Weekend. CONAN went on the road for the first time in 2011, when it travelled to New York City. That trip was followed in summer 2012 with a week of shows from Chicago.
To attend one of CONAN's Dallas shows in person, fans can make a free ticket request at www.teamcoco.com/dallas starting Tuesday, Feb. 18. Guests and programming highlights for CONAN's Dallas shows will be announced soon.
CONAN airs Monday-Thursday at 11 p.m. (ET/PT) on TBS. The series, which earned an Emmy(R) for its innovative mobile app, is produced by Conaco LLC, with Jeff Ross serving as executive producer. The show originates from Stage 15 at Warner Bros. Studios.
About the 2014 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Final Four(R) on TBS, TNT & truTV
For the first time in the event's 75-year history, the 2014 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Final Four(R) will be presented live across three networks - TBS, TNT and truTV - to provide fans with a variety of viewing options for this marquee event. For the 31st consecutive year, CBS will broadcast the NCAA National Championship game in 2014.
TBS is basic cable's reigning champion among young adults in primetime. Available in 101 million households, TBS features original scripted comedies like Cougar Town, Ground Floor, Sullivan & Son and Men at Work, as well as American Dad!, which will become a TBS original series in late 2014. TBS also features original unscripted series like King of the Nerds, Deal With It and Trust Me, I'm a Game Show Host, as well as the upcoming CeeLo Green's The Good Life and Funniest Wins (working title). In late night TBS, is home to the Emmy(R)-winning series CONAN, starring Conan O'Brien, and The Pete Holmes Show. The TBS lineup also includes popular contemporary comedies, such as The Big Bang Theory and Family Guy, along with blockbuster movies and championship sports.
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