Please Don’t Destroy Live Comes to the Carolina Theatre on August 19

May 22, 2023 by Sandy Lerebours

Tickets On Sale Now 

DURHAM, NC — May 22, 2023 — Please Don’t Destroy Live comes to the Carolina Theatre of Durham on August 19, 2023.

Tickets to see Please Don’t Destroy Live at the Carolina Theatre are available at the box office and on the venue’s website,

The comedic writing and stand-up group, Please Don’t Destroy is made up of Ben Marshall, John Higgins, and Martin Herlihy. They currently write and make videos for “Saturday Night Live” – favorites include “Three Sad Virgins” featuring Taylor Swift and Pete Davidson, “Good Variant,” “Hard Seltzer,” “The Stakeout,” “Hangxiety,” and more. Ben, John, and Martin wrote and will star in their first movie, produced by Judd Apatow, coming out on November 17th on Peacock. 

Even before their viral videos online, the guys performed live sketches together all over NYC, and have headlined the Netflix is a Joke Festival, the New York Comedy Festival, The Life is Beautiful Festival in Las Vegas, and consistently sell out colleges and marquee shows across the country.

Don’t miss your chance to see Please Don’t Destroy Live at the Carolina Theatre on August 19, 2023. 


About The Carolina Theatre of Durham: 

Carolina Theatre of Durham, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization which manages the city-owned Carolina Theatre at 309 W. Morgan Street, Durham, NC 27701. Carolina Theatre of Durham, Inc. is dedicated to presenting vibrant, thought-provoking film and live performances that contribute to the cultural and economic vitality of downtown Durham and the Triangle Region. More information at 


Contact: Jordan Hewitt Beard 

Senior Director of Marketing, Carolina Theatre of Durham