Ellen DeGeneres returns to the world of standup after 15 years

first_imgEllen DeGeneres is going on tour with her stand-up comedy for the first time in 15 years. Share this:TwitterFacebookLike this:Like Loading… From 10-23 August, the comedian and TV host will travel along the West Coast with eight peformances. Her stops include San Diego, San Francisco, and Seattle.An Evening With Ellen DeGeneres, presented by Live Nation, is a preamble for her Netflix special later this year.I’m doing my first standup shows in 15 years. I’m coming to Seattle, San Francisco and San Diego. Come see me. https://t.co/KTmQLV14kl pic.twitter.com/TfLarGG1t3— Ellen DeGeneres (@TheEllenShow) June 14, 2018Here is a full list of her performances:August 10 – San Diego, CA – Balboa TheatreAugust 11 – San Diego, CA – Balboa TheatreAugust 12 – San Diego, CA – Balboa TheatreAugust 15 – San Francisco, CA – Davies Symphony HallAugust 16 – San Francisco, CA – Davies Symphony HallAugust 17 – San Francisco, CA – Davies Symphony HallAugust 22 – Seattle, WA – Benaroya HallAugust 23 – Seattle, WA – Benaroya Hall Getting back to her rootsOver the past year, DeGeneres has experienced and opened up about tragedies she’s gone through.In 2017, she faced deadly mudslides and fires in California, as well as the loss of her father.Earlier this year, she discussed a girlfriend she had when she was 20 who died in a car accident.Now she is getting back to her roots with this new tour. In 1981, she was the emcee at Clyde’s Comedy Club in New Orleans. By 1984, Showtime named her the funniest person in America.Presale tickets will be available 19-21 June. General public tickets go on sale 22 June. Find out more information here.Got a news tip? Want to share your story? Email us . These are the 20 best retirement cities in the US for LGBT senior citizensEllen DeGeneres on the heartbreaking tragedy she suffered age 20Kelly Clarkson is officially getting her daytime talk show and we are livingRead the full article on Gaystarnews:  :https://www.gaystarnews.com/article/ellen-degeneres-returns-stand-up/center_img eTN Chatroom for Readers (join us) GAYSTARNEWS- Ellen DeGeneres | Photo: YouTube/TheEllenShowlast_img read more