Chris Tucker announces stand-up comedy tour

By | July 11, 2011 at 1:52 pm | No comments | News | Tags: , , ,

Chris TuckerLongtime comedian and actor Chris Tucker has announced an 18-date stand-up comedy tour. Produced by Live Nation, the shows starts August 19th in Long Beach, CA. Tickets go on sale July 15 through ticketmaster.com and livenation.com.

Early in his career, Tucker gained a reputation throughout the Los Angeles comedy circuit for his trademark style, incomparable delivery and signature voice and was invited to be on Russell Simmons’ Def Comedy Jam where he became somewhat of a regular. Tucker has appeared in notable roles such as Smokey in Friday, and Detective Carter in the Rush Hour film series alongside Jackie Chan.

You can check out all of Tucker’s tour dates after the jump.

August 19 Terrace Theater Long Beach, CA
August 20 Comerica Theatre Phoenix, AZ
September 2 Borgata Events Center Atlantic City, NJ
September 3 Palace Theatre Albany Albany, NY
September 4 NYCB Theatre at Westbury Westbury, NY
September 9 Shea’s Performing Arts Center Buffalo, NY
September 10 Citi Wang Theatre Boston, MA
September 16 Chicago Theatre Chicago, IL
September 23 UNO Lakefront Arena New Orleans, LA
September 24 The Fillmore Miami Beach at Jackie Gleason Theater Miami, FL
September 30 Murat Theatre at Old National Center Indianapolis, IN
October 1 Fox Theatre Detroit, MI
October 7 DAR Constitution Hall Washington, DC
October 14 Verizon Wireless Theater Houston, TX
October 21 Paramount Theatre Seattle, WA
October 22 Sacramento Memorial Auditorium Sacramento, CA
November 25 Civic Theatre San Diego, CA
November 26 Paramount Theatre Oakland, CA

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