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Lewis Black: The Rant Is Due 2013 Tour

                    Lewis Black: The Rant Is Due 2013 Tour

Tickets go on sale Friday, November 16

"Hallelujah, our long national nightmare is over. Now we face a fiscal cliff.
Sounds like an event from the X Games. Here's hoping both parties start
talking to each other and stop talking to us." - Lewis Black

PR Newswire

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 12, 2012

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 12, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --Following the long and arduous
journey of the presidential election, Grammy Award-winning standup comedian,
Lewis Black announces "The Rant Is Due," his 2013 standup tour.Tickets for
"The Rant Is Due" go on sale Friday, November 16 ^ at LiveNation.com.

Black isone of the most prolific and popular performers working today. He
executes a brilliant trifecta as stand-up comedian, actor and author.
Receiving critical acclaim, he performs over 200 nights a year to sold out
audiences throughout Europe, New Zealand, Canada and United States. Black is
one of a few performers to sell out multiple renowned theatres including
Carnegie Hall, Lincoln Center, Brooks Atkinson Theatre, New York City Center,
the Main Stage at the Mirage in Las Vegas and most recently a sold out
Broadway run at the Richard Rodgers Theatre in NYC.

His live performances provide a cathartic release of anger and disillusionment
for his audience. He is a passionate performer, more of a pissed-off optimist
than mean-spirited curmudgeon. Black is the rare comic who can make an
audience laugh while making compelling points about the absurdity of our
world.

Black came into national prominence with his appearances on The Daily Show in
1996. His appearances on The Daily Show led to comedy specials on HBO, Comedy
Central, Showtime and Epix. In 2001, he won the award for "Best Male Standup"
at the American Comedy Awards. Black has released eight comedy albums,
including the 2007 Grammy Award-winning "The Carnegie Hall Performance."He
won his second Grammy Award for the album "Stark Raving Black." He has also
published three bestselling books, Nothing's Sacred (Simon & Schuster, 2005),
Me of Little Faith (Riverhead Books, 2008) and I'm Dreaming of a Black
Christmas (Riverhead Books, 2010).

2013 Lewis Black Tour Itinerary
DATE  CITY VENUE
Thurs, Jan. 10   Toledo, OH    Stranahan Theatre
Fri, Jan.11      Erie, PA  Warner Theatre
Sat, Jan.12       Pittsburgh, PA     Heinz Hall For The
                                                     Performing Arts
Sun, Jan 13       Reading, PA     Sovereign Performing
                                                     Arts Center
Thurs, Jan 17     Ft. Collins, CO     Lincoln Center
Fri, Jan 18   Denver, CO      Ellie Caulkins Opera
                                                     House
Sat, Jan 19  Colorado Springs, CO            Pikes Peak Center
Fri, Jan 25        Rochester, NY         Auditorium Theatre
Thurs, Jan 31       Bellingham, WA           Mount Baker Theatre
Fri, Feb 1    Seattle, WA         Paramount Theatre
Sat, Feb 2     Portland, OR          Arlene Schnitzer Concert
                                                     Hall
Thurs, Feb 7     Fresno, CA           William Saroyan Theater
Sat, Feb 9  San Francisco, CA                Nob Hill Masonic Center
Thurs, Feb 21    Richmond, VA               Carpenter Center
Fri, Feb 22     Philadelphia, PA               Academy of Music
Sat, Feb 23     Stamford, CT               Stamford Center For The
                                                     Arts
Sun, Feb 24     Morristown, NJ                Community Theatre
Thurs, Feb 28    Columbus, OH        Palace Theatre
Fri, Mar 1    Peoria, IL   Peoria Civic Center
Sat, Mar 2    Dekalb, IL     Egyptian Theatre
Sun, Mar 3    Madison, WI        Overture Center For The
                                                     Arts
Thurs, Mar 14    Grand Rapids, MI           Devos Hall
Fri, Mar 15  Akron, OH         E.J. Thomas Performing
                                                     Arts Hall
Sat, Mar 16       Baltimore, MD            Modell Performing Arts
                                                     Center at the Lyric
Thurs, Mar 21       Hershey, PA             The Hershey Theatre
Fri, Mar 22    Albany, NY             Palace Theatre
Sat, Mar 23    Boston, MA               Citi Wang Theatre
Sun, Mar 24    Providence, RI               Providence Performing
                                                     Arts Center
Thurs, Apr 18   Tampa, FL                Tampa Performing Arts
                                                     Center
Fri, Apr 19 Jacksonville, FL                 Florida Theater
Sat, Apr 20  Fort Meyers, FL       Barbara B. Mann
                                                     Performing Hall
Sun, Apr 21   Coral Springs, FL        Coral Springs City Center
                                                     Theatre
Thurs, Apr 25   New Brunswick, NJ            State Theatre

For more information, visit: lewisblack.com, facebook.com/lewis-black or tweet
@TheLewisBlack

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SOURCE Live Nation

Website: http://www.livenation.com
Contact: LEWIS BLACK, Glenn Schwartz, comedypr@sbcglobal.net, +1-818-224-2990,
LIVE NATION, Liz Morentin, lizmorentin@livenation.com, +1-310-975-6860
 
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