Pasadena Civic Auditorium Welcomes Brett Goldstein for “The Second Best Night of Your Life”

November 21, 2023

The Pasadena Civic Auditorium, one of the most revered performance halls in the nation, will welcome celebrated actor/writer/producer/comedian/podcaster Brett Goldstein on December 10 for his live comedy show, “The Second Best Night of Your Life.”

“Brett Goldstein’s television work has brought great exposure to Pasadena and locals praise his show ‘Shrinking’ for its fantastic portrayal of the city. And that’s not counting the Roy Kent fans,” said Pasadena Center Operating Company CEO Michael Ross. “It’s truly an honor to prepare our legendary stage for such an incredible and multifaceted talent, as he brings laughter to Pasadenans and SoCal audiences.”

Most notably recognized for his role as Roy Kent in Ted Lasso, Goldstein is a co-creator behind Pasadena-based Apple TV+ series ‘Shrinking,’ which highlights the sunny city in all its lush, pretty and bucolic charm. The double Emmy winner has had several appearances at Pasadena’s iconic Ice House Comedy Club this year, the oldest comedy club in the nation.

Presale for Brett Goldstein’s “The Second Best Night of Your Life” LIVE at the Pasadena Civic Auditorium starts today and is accessible with code “CIVIC.” General sale begins November 22. Tickets are available for purchase on Ticketmaster at

About Pasadena Civic Auditorium

The Pasadena Civic Auditorium opened in 1932 and is one of the most revered performance halls in the nation hosting thousands of events. The Civic hosts the NAACP Image Awards, Daytime Emmy Awards, America’s Got Talent, film and televsion events, cultural performances, musical shows and graduation ceremonies. The 3,000-seat theater is a part of the Pasadena Civic Center District which is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The Pasadena Center Operating Company operates the Pasadena Convention Center, Civic Auditorium, Convention & Visitors Bureau, and Ice Skating Center. For more information, visit