(UPDATE 4/7/16) Stand up comedian, movie star and soon-to-be author Amy Schumer will launch her 2016 stand up tour at Santander Arena in Reading, PA tonight. The 34-year-old comic is slated to make 19 stops in the U.S. through the end of June, and over that time the average price for Amy Schumer tickets on the resale market is $134.93.
Schumer will make her most expensive stop on June 23 at Madison Square Garden. That show currently owns a secondary market average of $484.70, 259% above tour average, and the cheapest ticket is listed from $169. Other top-priced shows include April 28 at North Charleston Coliseum ($179.52 avg./$93 get-in), May 16 at CFE Arena ($174.49 avg./$76 get-in) and April 23 at CenturyLink Center ($166.67 avg./$76 get-in).
Conversely, her cheapest gig comes on April 9 at Bryce Jordan Center in University Park, PA, where tickets own a secondary market average of $29. The cheapest ticket to that show is just $3. One other show averages below $100 - April 9 at Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, CT ($97.80 avg./$52 get-in).
Schumer will follow a strict tour route through mid May, playing 18 of her 19 dates over that time. She'll return home to her native New York for the MSG show in late June, which currently serves as the final scheduled date of tour.
Amy Schumer Announces 2016 Stand Up Tour
(ORIGINALLY PUBLISHED 3/15/16) As if a hit television show and the box office success of her 2015 movie Trainwreck weren't enough, comedian-turned-actress Amy Schumer is raising the stakes this spring. The 34-year-old has announced a stand up tour that will take her across the U.S. between April and June, which coincides with the fourth season of her Comedy Central show Inside Amy Schumer.
The stand up tour kicks off on April 7 at Santander Arena in Reading, PA and makes it way to 18 more cities through June 23, when it wraps with a mammoth show at Madison Square Garden in New York City. Amy Schumer tickets to most dates will undergo a pre-sale beginning this Wednesday, March 16 at 10 a.m. local time and run through Thursday, March 17 at 10 p.m. General onsale will start on Friday, March 18 at 10 a.m.
Schumer is also poised to release her first book later this summer. Titled "The Girl with the Lower Back Tattoo", the book will showcase the comedian's observational tales of love and lust in her patented comedic form. The book will hit shelves everywhere on August 16.
Check out the complete list of tour dates below:
Amy Schumer 2016 Stand Up Tour Dates
04/07 – Reading, PA @ Santander Arena
04/08 – University Park, PA @ Bryce Jordan Center
04/09 – Wilkes Barre, PA @ Mohegan Sun Arena
04/14 – West Valley City, UT @ Maverik Center
04/15 – Oklahoma City, OK @ Chesapeake Energy Arena
04/16 – Tulsa, OK @ BOK Center
04/21 – Minneapolis, MN @ Target Center
04/23 – Omaha, NE @ CenturyLink Center
04/28 – North Charleston, SC @ North Charleston Coliseum
04/29 – Greenville, SC @ Bon Secours Wellness Arena
04/30 – Lexington, KY @ Rupp Arena
05/01 – Hampton, VA @ Hampton Coliseum
05/05 – Albany, NY @ Times Union Center
05/06 – Rochester, NY @ Blue Cross Arena
05/07 – Buffalo, NY @ First Niagara Center
05/14 – Estero, FL @ Germain Arena
05/15 – Jacksonville, FL @ Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena
05/16 – Orlando, FL @ CFE Arena
06/23 – New York, NY @ Madison Square Garden