A few months back we got news that Chris Rock inked a $40 million deal with Netflix for two brand new stand-up comedy specials. Rock’s last comedy special was 2008’s Kill the Messenger. And now we got confirmation that the comedian will in fact be going on tour. The tour, which is called Total Blackout, will kick off on February 14th, 2017 in Durham, North Carolina and close out on June 3rd in Atlantic City, New Jersey. The tour will be Rock’s first in nine years. Rock made the announcement in front of Los Angeles’ Comedy Store via a video posted to Facebook. Rock also promised that he would perform new material. Watch the announcement below. Tickets, according to Ticketmaster, will go on sale at 10:00 am this December 7th. Peep the full itinerary for Chris Rock’s Total Blackout tour below.
Chris Rock Total Blackout Tour Dates
February 14 – Durham, NC @ DPACFebruary 16 – Cincinnati, OH @ Aronoff Center for the ArtsFebruary 18 – Columbus, OH @ Palace TheatreFebruary 25 – Phoenix, AZ @ Comerica TheatreMarch 3 – Denver, CO @ Bellco TheatreMarch 10 – Minneapolis, MN @ Orpheum TheatreMarch 24 – Birmingham, AL @ BJCC Concert HallMarch 25 – New Orleans, LA @ Saenger TheatreMarch 29 – Hollywood, FL @ Hard Rock LiveApril 7 – Thackerville, OK @ Global Event Center at WinStar World CasinoApril 8 – St. Louis, MO @ Peabody Opera HouseApril 14 – Tampa, FL @ David A. Straz, Jr. Center for the Performing ArtsApril 19 – Cleveland, OH @ State TheatreApril 28 – Detroit, MI @ Fox TheatreMay 3 – Indianapolis, IN @ Murat TheatreMay 5 – Pittsburgh, PA @ Benedum CenterMay 13 – Sugar Land, TX @ Smart Financial CenterMay 14 – Austin, TX @ Bass Concert HallMay 25 – Cherokee, NC @ Harrah’s Cherokee Resort Event CenterMay 26 – Atlanta, GA @ Fox TheatreJune 3 – Atlantic City, NJ @ Borgata Event Center