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Trevor Noah with Special Guest Angelo Lozada

December 09, 2018

The “NIU Presents Trevor Noah” originally scheduled for November 10, 2018 at the NIU Convocation Center has been cancelled and all tickets will be refunded in the form of purchase on Wednesday, February 6th at 10am.

  • Tickets purchased at ticketmaster.com or by phone will be refunded automatically.
  • If you purchased your tickets at the Convocation Center box office, please return your tickets with the method of payment used. Our box office hours are Monday – Friday, 9:00am – 5:00pm.

*** Trevor Noah is confirmed to perform at the NIU Convocation Center in October 2019.  Specific dates and times will be released later this year.  

 Thank you for your support and we hope to see you in October for what is promised to be a great night with Trevor Noah! 




Join us at the Convocation Center for a night of laughter with Trevor Noah on Sunday, December 9, 2018.  Doors will open at 6:00pm with the show starting at 7:00pm. Special guest includes a writer for the today show Angelo Lozada.


Tickets for Trevor Noah are on sale. Tickets start at $25.00 and are reserved seats. Tickets can be purchased at the NIU Convocation Center box office, all Ticketmaster Outlets, Ticketmaster.com, or by phone at 800-745-3000. NIU Students may buy their tickets in advance starting Wednesday, September 5th at 10am with a valid NIU OneCard at the Convocation Center box office (limit 4).  


Trevor Noah is the most successful African comedian and the host of the Emmy® and Peabody® Award-winning “The Daily Show” on Comedy Central. This year “The Daily Show” has been nominated for a Writers Guild Award (Comedy/Variety Series). Noah joined “The Daily Show with Jon Stewart” in 2014 as a contributor.


Noah debuted his 9th new comedy special “Afraid of the Dark” in February 2017 on Netflix. The special was shot before a packed house in New York City at the Beacon Theatre on November 5, 2016. Last year, Noah debuted his one-hour stand-up special, Trevor Noah: Lost in Translation, on Comedy Central. Noah was the subject of David Paul Meyer's award-winning documentary film You Laugh But It's True which tells the story of his remarkable career in post-apartheid South Africa. His Showtime comedy special, Trevor Noah: African American premiered in 2013. He was nominated for "Personality of the Year" at the 2014 and 2015 MTV Africa Music Awards and won the award in 2015. Trevor's success has also spanned to sold out shows over 5 continents.