Nephew Tommy | November 23

Nephew Tommy

This Thanksgiving Nephew Tommy presents the D Pact featuring Howie Bell, Mike Bonner, Coco, Karen Addison and Bill Hill at DeVos Performance Hall on Friday, November 23rd at 8:00PM.


Thomas "Nephew Tommy" Miles has built a career that encompasses radio, television, film and more. Thomas' role as co-host of the nationally syndicated Steve Harvey Morning Show puts him in front of a live radio audience of mroe than 8 million listeners daily. Nephew Tommy provides a key role in the morning show, lighting it up with his own cast of colorful characters and zany humor. Thomas also has a loyal following as a stand-up comedian and has earned a reputation for wowing crowds. He continues to keep the crowds laughing as he tours nationally to sold out crowds across the country. 


Karen Addison, a Detroit native and the true mastermind behind the D-Pact is making her much anticipated return! Her comedic style is raw, authentic and undeniably hilarious. Addison is guarenteed to bring pure heat to any stage she graces. She has traveled across the country bringing laughter to the stages of A&E "Evening at the Improv", BET's "Comic View", HBO "Def Comedy Jam", MTV Comedy Show, "The Byron Allen Show" and "Star Search" as a three-time winner. Karen has had the grand privilege to open for and work alongside some of the world's most prestigious names: Chris Tucker, Kevin Hart, Martin Lawrence, D.L. Hughley, Bernie Mac, Eddie Murphy Productions and many more. 


Howie Bell took the comedy world by stomr 18 years ago, born and raised in Detroit, Bell has single handedly taken the ccomedy game to the "next" level and he will now enhance the already legendary D-Pact with his irrefutable talent! He's appeared on several stand-up specials such as, MTV's "Comedy After Darl", 6 seasons of BET's "Comic View" including the most recent edition "One Mic Stand" hosted by Kevin Hart, "Jamie Foxx's LAFFAPALOOZA!", "P. Diddy Presents the Bad Boys of Comedy", "Byron Allan's Comics Unleashed", and "Black Men Revealed". Bell has been nominated for "Best Comedic Performance" by the "NAMIC" Awards. Bell has also toured countless comedy clubs; The Improv, Funny Bone, The Laugh Factory, and The Comedy store just to name a few. Don't miss the dominant comedic figure cultivate Detroit and the world!


CoCo comedian, actress, motivational speaker and radio personality COCO, will also be taking over the D-Pact stage! COCO has worked with Steve Harvey, Cedric the Entertainer, Bernie Mac, JB Smooth, Anthony Anderson, Kevin Hart and DeRay Davis. But comedy isn't enough for COCO, she is also the executive director of, working in anti-bullying, conflict resolution and peer mediation within the LGBTQ community. COCO brings a contagious and overwhelmingly joyous spirit wherever she goes. Aside from her one woman show, she has been seen on "BET Comic View" and HBO. 


Mike Bonner has ripped stages all across the country for 14 years with his incontestable comedic genius. He has appeared on "Jamie Foxx's LAFFAPALOOZA!", "Def Comedy Jam All Stars", and seven seasons of BET's "Comic View"; where he won his own Grandstand Special. Bonner was also the grand prize winner of the Bay Area Comedy festival in Oakland, California. Be prepared for the fire he brings to any stage he hits.


Bill Hill is a 20-year-old comedic vet and icon, making his way back to the big stage. Hill has made appearances on HBO's "Def Comedy Jam", "The Chris Rock Show" and "BET Comic View". He has written comedic scripts for countless theatrical productions, such as: David E. Calvert "What Goes Around Comes Around", Angela Barrow Dunlap's "Why Good Girls Like Bad Boys" and Faith Entertainment's "I Won't Be The Other Woman". Get ready for the nonstop laughter! 


Ticket prices are subject to change. For current ticket prices, visit Ticket prices may vary, as market pricing applies to all tickets. Prices may fluctuate based on supply and demand. Tickets may be purchased at, Van Andel Arena and DeVos Place box office or charge by phone at 1-800-745-3000. Age restriction: 18 and over. Ticket prices will increase by $5 on the day of the show. 


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Event Times:
Fri, Nov 23, 2018
8:00 PM
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