Bill Maher Reviews

Comedy & Stand-up

Average customer review: 4.5 star rating (4.3 Stars)

Number of reviews: 15

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5.0 star rating Anne & Donald Burke from Newport, RI

FANTASTIC, AS USUAL

I don't know why the reviewer from Vancouver said it was material from his show because it wasn't! I watch his show every Friday and have been to 8 concerts and it is always new and fresh. He may use the same terminology, but the show is new. Last night he was exceptionally funny and when he first came out he got a standing ovation, which usually doesn't happen. My thoughts on that is that we really, really needed him given what is going on. The concert was great and I will be going to one next year!!!!

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5.0 star rating Linda Brown from Silverton, Oregon

BILL MAHER UNDERSTANDS WHAT WE ARE FACING BETTER THAN MOST

I sat near the front of the Mezzanine and had a great view. Not that you really need to see a comedian's performance. Maher came on 15 minutes late which was a problem as the seats are tiny with no leg room. I was squirming by the time he appeared on stage. The first part of the routine was slow and I wondered if he was stoned. However, he found his groove after that. He sent us a volley of Trump jokes and tried to help us empathize with poor Melania who is an immigrant "doing a job no American wants." I loved that he mentioned that hunters are total assholes. I know he is a vegetarian. Not sure how receptive Portland is to that, though, as the area is surrounded by hunting lands. I noted a few people sitting near me did not clap or holler when he mocked Christianity. I also noted that there was a bit of discomfiture when he mocked people who support Muslims and the MeToo Movement. The latter part of the show, Bill focused on jokes about penises and vaginas. Overall, I give show an A.

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5.0 star rating Kim from Buffalo, New York

THE BEST

Once again, Bill Maher delivered. He poured his heart into it and it showed. He helps us get out of bed in the morning to be able deal with the son of an orangutan who embarrasses us daily. I cannot wait to see him again!

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5.0 star rating JR from Orlando, Florida

AWEOME

Vintage Maher, funny, stinging political and social commentary delivered with his unique sense of humor. First time we've seen him, already looking to see when he will performing in Cent. FL. again.

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5.0 star rating Lisa from Jacksonville, Florida

THE ONE AND ONLY, BILL MAHER!

Bill was smokin' hot, xxx rated, he can turn the naughtiest subject into a biting but hysterical wit. He gives hope that there is still intelligent life on earth. The historic Florida Theatre is a beautiful and very well run venue, great sound and acoustics.

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5.0 star rating Anita Moore from Collinsville, Oklahoma

LOVED THE SHOW!

We had the best time at his show, topical and funny. I just wish he had been able to work in some more material regarding recent events with the investigation but still...no complaints! It was great to hear so many liberals cheering so loud! Not a single heckler in the crowd

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5.0 star rating Mickey from Palm Springs, Ca.

BILL IN VEGAS

Just finished seeing Bill Mahar at the Mirage in Las Vegas. 80 minutes of non stop barbs at many topics. Of course our orange baby as he calls Trump was a large part. But he covered sex, children and religion as well. So funny, small audience but standing ovation at the end. He was hitting on all cylinders. Terrific show

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