NEW YORK, December 2, 2013 — Be sure to get some of Amy Schumer’s comedy when she hits the road next year. Tickets for Inside Amy Schumer’s Back Door Tour will go on sale this Friday, December 6 at 10:00 a.m. (local time) with tour info and links to purchase tickets available at http://www.cc.com/comedy-tours and www.amyschumer.com. This is Schumer’s second national tour with Comedy Central which kicks off on Friday, January 24, 2014 in New York City at Best Buy Theater and travels to more than 30 cities (full tour schedule at the end of this release). The tour is produced by AEG Live.
“Inside Amy Schumer” launched on April 30, 2013 and ranked as a top three program on cable among M18-34 and M18-24 in its Tuesday 10:30P-11P timeslot during its first season. The series is currently in production for its second season and set to debut on Tuesday, April 1, 2014 at 10:30 p.m. ET/PT on Comedy Central. “Inside Amy Schumer,” created by Schumer and Daniel Powell, who executive produces along with head writer Jessi Klein, provides an intimate look into the mind of comedian Amy Schumer, who, through a series of scripted vignettes, stand-up comedy, and man- on-the-street interviews, explores topics revolving around sex, relationships, and the general clusterf*ck that is life.
The upcoming second season will include a stellar line-up of guest appearances including: Paul Giamatti, Parker Posey, Zach Braff, Josh Charles, Janeane Garofalo, Chrissy Teigen, Ahmir “Questlove” Thompson, Eddie Kaye Thomas, Artie Lange, Kathy Najimy, Missi Pyle, Patrick Warburton, Colin Quinn, Michael Ian Black, Abby Elliott, Reggie Watts, Natasha Leggero, Jon Glaser, Mike Birbiglia, Deborah Rush, Scott Adsit and Todd Barry.
Inside Amy Schumer’s Back Door Tour
|January 24||New York, NY||Best Buy Theater (2 shows)|
|January 25||Providence, RI||Veterans Memorial Auditorium|
|January 31||Boston, MA||Wilbur Theatre|
|February 1||Mashantucket, CT||Foxwoods Casino|
|February 7||Las Vegas, NV||The Mirage|
|February 8||Las Vegas, NV||The Mirage|
|February 13||Milwaukee, WI||Riverside Theater|
|February 14||Royal Oak, MI||Royal Oak Music Theatre|
|February 15||Cleveland, OH||State Theatre|
|February 16||Columbus, OH||Ohio Theatre|
|February 18||Miami, FL||Adrienne Arsht Center- Ziff Opera House|
|February 19||Tampa, FL||David A. Straz Center|
|February 20||Orlando, FL||University of Central Florida|
|February 21||Atlanta, GA||Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre|
|February 22||Jacksonville, FL||Florida Theatre|
|March 6||Towson, MD||Towson University|
|March 7||Glenside, PA||Keswick Theatre|
|March 8||Washington, DC||DAR Constitution Hall|
|March 9||Raleigh, NC||Raleigh Memorial Auditorium at Duke Energy Center|
|March 11||Pittsburgh, PA||Carnegie Music Hall of Oakland|
|March 12||Buffalo, NY||UB Center for the Arts|
|March 13||Albany, NY||Palace Theatre|
|March 14||Greenvale, NY||Tilles Center for the Performing Arts|
|March 15||New Brunswick, NJ||State Theatre|
|March 25||Phoenix, AZ||Celebrity Theatre|
|March 26||Denver, CO||Paramount Theatre|
|March 27||Minneapolis, MN||Orpheum Theatre|
|March 28||Chicago, IL||Auditorium Theatre|
|March 29||Memphis, TN||Cannon Center for the Performing Arts|
|March 30||Nashville, TN||Ryman Auditorium|
|April 1||Austin, TX||Bass Concert Hall|
|April 2||Houston, TX||Arena Theater|
|April 3||Grand Prairie, TX||Verizon Theatre at Grand Praire|
|April 4||Kansas City, MO||Arvest Bank Theatre At The Midland|
|April 5||St. Louis, MO||Peabody Opera House|
About AEG Live:
AEG Live, the live-entertainment division of Los Angeles-based AEG, is dedicated to all aspects of live contemporary music performance. AEG Live is comprised of touring, festival, broadcast, merchandise and special event divisions, fifteen regional offices and owns, operates or exclusively books thirty-five state-of-the-art venues. The current and recent concert tour roster includes artists such as Alicia Keys, Bruno Mars, Bon Jovi, Carrie Underwood, Cher, Enrique Iglesias, J Cole, Jennifer Lopez, Justin Bieber, Kanye West, Kenny Chesney, Leonard Cohen, Paul McCartney, Taylor Swift, The WHO, Trey Songz and Juanes. AEG Live has produced many comedy tours including Flight of the Conchords, Portlandia, The Kids In the Hall, Ricky Gervais, Jim Jefferies, Bo Burnham, Chris Hardwick, Tim & Eric and The Shaquille O™Neil All-star Comedy Jam. The company is also currently producing residency shows at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas including Celine Dion, Rod Stewart and Shania Twain and is the exclusive promoter at The Joint at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Las Vegas. AEG Live is also the largest producer of music festivals in North America from the critically acclaimed Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival to Stagecoach Country Music Festival and New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival.www.aeglive.com.
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