via press release:
“THE DAILY SHOW WITH JON STEWART” ANNOUNCES
WEEK-LONG COVERAGE FROM THE 2012 REPUBLICAN NATIONAL CONVENTION
TAPING AT DAVID A. STRAZ, JR. CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS IN TAMPA, FL
TUESDAY, AUGUST 28-FRIDAY, AUGUST 31
Free Tickets to “The Daily Show” Tapings in Tampa May Be Requested at www.thedailyshow.com
NEW YORK, May 8, 2012 — “The Daily Show with Jon Stewart” continues its legacy of on the road convention coverage by broadcasting a week of shows during the Republican National Convention in Tampa. “The Daily Show’s” coverage of the 2012 RNC will be taped at the David A. Straz, Jr. Center for the Performing Arts in Ferguson Hall and air nightly at 11:00 p.m. ET/PT from Tuesday, August 28 through Friday, August 31. The show previously announced its coverage of the 2012 DNC which will be taped at ImaginOn: The Joe & Joan Martin Center™ in Charlotte and air nightly at 11:00 p.m. ET/PT from Tuesday, September 4 through Friday, September 7.
“We are incredibly excited to spend a week in the beautiful city of Tampa,” said Rory Albanese, Executive Producer, ‘The Daily Show with Jon Stewart.’ “We look forward to enjoying the beaches and the exciting nightlife, plus we assume this counts as a visit to our grandparents.”