Comedian, ventriloquist Jeff Dunham returns to Duluth


Stand-up comedian and ventriloquist Jeff Dunham will return to Duluth’s Amsoil Arena in January.

Dunham, who previously appeared at Amsoil Arena in 2011 and 2012, is scheduled to perform on Jan. 11 at 7:30 p.m. as part of his “Perfectly Unbalanced” tour.

Tickets, priced at $33 and $50, will go on sale starting at 10 a.m. Friday at, by phone at (800) 745-3000 or in person at the Duluth Entertainment Convention Center ticket office.

Dunham, one of the top earning comedians in the world, is known for his edgy entourage of dummies, including grumpy old man Walter; beer-and-NASCAR aficionado Bubba J; Achmed, the skeletal remains of a failed suicide bomber; and “manic purple creature” Peanut.