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Review: Sebastian Maniscalo the Palace Theatre, 9/15/18

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Sebastian Maniscalo is as much showman as he is comedian. The 45-year-old, Chicago-born comic performs with such an exaggerated physicality, using face, body and limbs, that the acting-out of his jokes and stories is at times more important, and funnier, than the material. He's entertaining to watch, which, combined with his largely apolitical stance and only briefly foul-mouthed delivery, has sent his popularity soaring in recent years.
On Saturday night, during the first of two soldout shows at the Palace Theatre, Maniscalo became a recalcitrant alpaca, for which Maniscalo had to...
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