Carlos Mencia brings stand-up act to Lake Tahoe’s MontBleu |

Carlos Mencia brings stand-up act to Lake Tahoe’s MontBleu

Carlos Mencia performs His stand-up routine Saturday at MontBleu.
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If you go

What: Carlos Mencia

When: 9 p.m. Saturday, July 18

Where: MontBleu Resort Casino & Spa

Tickets: $45.50 and up


Comedian Carlos Mencia will bring his popular stand-up comedy routine to MontBleu Resort Casino & Spa this weekend.

Mencia performs in the casino’s theater Saturday night.

The comedian was born in San Pedro Sula, Honduras, the 17th of 18 children and grew up in Los Angeles.

“Mencia began his career doing stand-up on amateur night at the comedy club, Laugh Factory,” according to his online biography. “He later showcased at The Comedy Store and became a regular, performing nightly. After he found success on the L.A comedy circuit, Mencia was named ‘International Comedy Grand Champion’ from Buscando Estrellas (the Latino version of Star Search). This led to appearances on ‘In Living Color,’ ‘The Arsenio Hall Show,’ ‘Moesha’ and ‘An Evening at the Improv.’

“In 2002, he received a CableACE Award nomination for Best Stand-Up Comedy Special for his HBO special. That same year, Mencia was featured on ‘Comedy Central Presents.’ Mencia remained busy and after the success of his solo dvd, ‘Carlos Mencia: Not For The Easily Offended.’”

“Mind of Mencia” debuted on Comedy Central in 2005 and was an hit in its first season. The show averaged 1.5 million viewers.

More information on Saturday’s performance is available at Tickets are available at

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