Arts & Culture

Stand clear! TikTok star Nurse Blake stops at UK for Shock Advised Tour

Nurse Blake's Shock Advised Tour comes to Singletary Center Nov. 12.

LEXINGTON, Ky. (Nov. 10, 2023) — Brace yourselves for a healthy dose of laughter as Nurse Blake, the hilarious nurse-turned-comedian, takes center stage at the Singletary Center for the Arts. In what promises to be an evening of side-splitting humor and medical insights, Nurse Blake will hit the stage 8 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 12.

Nurse Blake, also known as Blake Lynch, has taken the internet by storm with his relatable and lighthearted takes on the world of health care. A registered nurse himself, Lynch combines his medical knowledge with a keen sense of humor to deliver comedy that resonates with health care professionals, patients and comedy lovers alike.

The Shock Advised comedy tour has received rave reviews nationwide, with audiences praising his ability to find humor in the often challenging and chaotic world of health care. From relatable patient stories to the quirks of medical professionals, Nurse Blake's comedy is a heartwarming and hilarious tribute to those who dedicate their lives to healing others.


8 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 12, 2023

Singletary Center for the Arts

Tickets are $79.50/$69.50/$39.50 by location and can be purchased online at, by phone at 859-257-4929, or visiting the SCFA Ticket Office in person. 

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