Chelsea Handler is a liar and she’s celebrating that with a brand new book and tour. Following the success of her “Chelsea Chelsea Bang Bang” tour, Handler is spreading those lies all over the country on her new “Lies That Chelsea Handler Told Me” tour. The book, “Lies That Chelsea Handler Told Me,” is a new collection of stories from her friends and family about, what else, the untruths told by their ultra-successful comedian pal.
Comedians Heather McDonald, Brad Wollack, and Josh Wolf, all regulars on the “Chelsea Lately” roundtable, all wrote chapters for the book and are also joining her for the 19-date tour.
The tour is set to kick off on May 10th in Boston’s Agganis Arena and continue on through June 25th at the Paramount Theatre in Seattle, WA.
Tickets for the tour are set to go on sale Friday, February 18th on Ticketmaster.com and LiveNation.com.
Meanwhile, “Lies That Chelsea Handler Told Me,” is set to be released on May 10th and is sure to be another best-seller for Handler.
As if that weren’t enough, we’re going to see even more of Handler and her stand-up friends on the new show “After Lately,” which premiere’s next month on E!.
“Lies That Chelsea Handler Told Me”
2011 Tour Dates
•May 10, 2011 Boston, MA Agganis Arena
•May 11, 2011 Chicago, IL Chicago Theatre
•May 12, 2011 Denver, CO Wells Fargo Theatre
•May 13, 2011 Phoenix, AZ Comerica Theatre
•May 14, 2011 Los Angeles, CA Pantages Theater
•May 15, 2011 Oakland, CA Paramount Theatre
•May 20, 2011 Philadelphia, PA Tower Theatre
•May 21, 2011 New York, NY Beacon Theatre
•June 3, 2011 Detroit, MI Fox Theatre
•June 4, 2011 Minneapolis ,MN US Bank Theater at Target Center
•June 10, 2011 Atlanta, GA Chastain Park Amphitheatre
•June 11, 2011 Washington, DC DAR Constitution Hall
•June 12, 2011 Austin, TX Bass Concert Hall
•June 17, 2011 Houston, TX Verizon Wireless Theater
•June 18, 2011 Dallas, TX Verizon Theatre at Grand Prairie
•June 19, 2011 Kansas City, KS Starlight Theatre
•June 24, 2011 Portland, OR Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall
•June 25, 2011 Seattle, WA Paramount Theatre
Justin Bieber Set To Release Memoir. He may only be 16 but Justin Bieber has a lot to share about his life, a book full of it actually. The tween sensation is set to publish his memoir for his hardcore fans. According to our source HarperCollins will be releasing the platinum-selling Canadian singer’s first official illustrated memoir that will tell the behind-the-scenes story of his success. “Justin Bieber: First Step 2 Forever: My Story” will also include his never-before-seen photos. The hardcover version will sell for $21.99 in October. Bieber became a tween idol after he was discovered on YouTube. His manager Scooter Braun first noticed him when he saw one of his videos on the online video sharing site by accident. He later nabbed a recording contract with Island Record. His single “Baby” is his biggest hit upon today.
The Ig Nobels are a highlight of the scientific calendar and award research that makes people laugh as well as think. The awards were presented last week at Harvard University in the U.S, and winning research included a bra that doubles as two face masks, a process for making diamonds from tequila, and Zimbabwe’s scheme to simplify the handling of money. The Ig Nobels began in 1991 and are awarded each October from Oslo and Stockholm. The awards are presented at a ceremony at Harvard, run by the university magazine Annals of Improbable Research. The Ig Nobels are awarded in categories such as Biology, Chemistry, Economics, Literature, Mathematics, Medicine, Peace, Physics, Continue reading →
Taking place on 16th – 19th July, near Suffolk’s stunning sea-side town of Southwold, organisers Festival Republic are promising Latitude will be the perfect British summer destination.
Now in its fourth year Latitude continues to inspire and innovate; bringing the very best from the worlds of music, film, comedy, theatre, cabaret, dance, poetry, literature and art together for a fun-filled, cultural adventure by the sea.
Festival Republic’s plans are already underway for the fourth edition of Latitude and will be bringing back BAFTA, The Royal Court Theatre, Royal Shakespeare Company and Sadler’s Wells to name but a few.
Add to this the diverse, unparalleled line-up of music to come, plus much, much more still to be confirmed and announced across all arenas over the next five months; this year’s event will no doubt shape up to be yet another glorious slice of cultural heaven. So why not book the time off now and rest assured that you’ll have the time of your life, holidaying on the Sunrise Coast at Latitude Festival 2009.
16th – 19th July 2009
Henham Park Estate, Southwold, Suffolk