Ellen DeGeneres Announces First Stand-Up Tour Dates In Over 15 Years
According to The Hollywood Reporter, comedian and talk show host Ellen DeGeneres is set to embark on a three city comedy tour later this year. The tour is called "An Evening With Ellen DeGeneres". The announcement comes after word that she is also going to be filming a live stand-up special for Netflix. Check out the announced dates here:
August 10 - San Diego, CA - Balboa Theatre
August 11 - San Diego, CA - Balboa Theatre
August 12 - San Diego, CA - Balboa Theatre
August 15 - San Francisco, CA - Davies Symphony Hall
August 16 - San Francisco, CA - Davies Symphony Hall
August 17 - San Francisco, CA - Davies Symphony Hall
August 22 - Seattle, WA - Benaroya Hall
August 23 - Seattle, WA - Benaroya Hall
Read more about the news from The Hollywood Reporter here!
The Ellen DeGeneres Show (often shortened to Ellen and stylized as ellen) is an American television comedy talk show hosted by comedian/actress Ellen DeGeneres. Debuting on September 8, 2003, it is produced by Telepictures and airs in syndication, including stations owned by NBCUniversal. For its first five seasons, the show was taped in Studio 11 at NBC Studios in Burbank, California. From season 6 onwards, the show moved to being taped at Stage 1 on the nearby Warner Bros. lot. Since the beginning of the sixth season, Ellen has been broadcast in high definition. The show has won 59 Daytime Emmy Awards as of 2017, including four for Outstanding Talk Show and six for Outstanding Talk Show Entertainment, surpassing the record held by The Oprah Winfrey Show, which won nine. The show also won 17 People's Choice Award. THE TALK show's Youtube channel is currently charted as being in the top 20 most-subscribed Youtube channels. On January 20, 2016, it was announced that the show had been renewed for three additional seasons through 2020. In 2017, the show got a game show.
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