Augie T tour will benefit nonprofit

Local comedian Augie T has announced that his “Laugh Da Island Way” statewide comedy tour will take place in September.

The Maui show will be on Sept. 15 at the Historic Iao Theater in Wailuku. Opening for Augie T will be Shawn Garnett.

The show begins at 8 p.m. Tickets are $20 at

All shows in the “Laugh Da Island Way” tour, sponsored by Island Air and Primo, are benefits for B.R.A.V.E Hawai’i in an effort to bring an anti-bullying message to school-age youth. Over 3,000 students on Oahu and Hawaii Island have experienced B.R.A.V.E. presentations, and the organization will be going to middle schools on the Big Island this year.