Eddie Izzard
Eddie Izzard (McClatchy Tribune News Service)
Discounted tickets went on sale today for University of Colorado students to see Emmy winning comedian Eddie Izzard at Macky Auditorium on Oct. 13.

There are a limited number of the discounted, student-only tickets priced at $30. Tickets will go on sale to the public on Saturday for $35. Tickets are available at macky.colorado.edu.

The celebrated comedian will preform his stand-up routine at the campus auditorium before his 2012-2013 world tour, "Force Majeure." The show is sponsored by Boulder's Amplitude Entertainment and CU's Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer Resource Center and Gay-Straight Alliance.

The English comedian, actor and writer visited Denver's Paramount Theatre in 2008.