HIGHLAND HEIGHTS, Ky. -- Standup comedian Amy Schumer will bring her world tour to the Tri-State with a stop Oct. 8 at Northern Kentucky University's BB&T Arena.
Schumer is the award-winning creator, star, writer and executive producer of the award-winning Inside Amy Schumer program on Comedy Central. She announced her tour of more than 50 cities Wednesday night before a sold-out crowd at Madison Square Garden in New York City. According to a news release, she was the first female comedian to sell out the Gardens.
Tickets go on-sale at 10 a.m. June 28 at Livenation.com, Ticketmaster.com, the BB&T Arena box office and all Ticketmaster outlets. Charge by phone at (800) 745-300. Further information and tickets are available on Schumer's website here.
Inside Amy Schumer won the 2015 US Writers Guild Award for Best Comedy/Variety Sketch series. Last autumn, the show was honored with the first-ever Emmy Award for “Outstanding Sketch Variety Series.” Schumer was also nominated for “Outstanding Directing for a Variety Series,” and “Outstanding Writing for a Variety Series.”