Arts preview: OG king of comedy Cedric the Entertainer knows he must entertain

Jackie Mantey, Columbus Alive

Cedric is most recognizable for his role as the loveable king of drama sidekick on "The Steve Harvey Show," but as an original king of comedy, his standup is worth seeing live.

And considering that this show is to make up for Cedric cancelling a Columbus appearance in May, the heat to kill it is on - and he knows it.

Palace Theatre

8 p.m. Saturday, July 13

34 W. Broad St., Downtown