Hannah Gadsby announces 'Douglas' World Tour 2019

Australian comedian Hannah Gadsby earned a plethora of new fans with the release of her Netflix stand-up special Nanette. Strangely enough, she had plans to quit comedy following that special's release. Fortunately, her newfound fame has led Gadsby to her new show titled Douglas. This year, she's breaking out of Australia and landing into various venues across North America on her world tour.

The U.S. portion of the trek, which was revealed on Monday, kicks off on April 30, and it will make stops at Portland's Newmark Theatre on May 15, Denver's Paramount Theatre on May 22, Houston's Jones Hall for the Performing Arts on June 2, and Minneapolis' Pantages Theatre on June 13 before concluding at Los Angeles' Theatre at The Ace Hotel on July 12.

Tickets will go on sale to the general public this Friday (Feb. 8) at 10 a.m. local time. More dates for Gadsby's comedy tour, which will have stops in Europe and Canada, will be revealed in the near future.

Outside of the tour, Gadsby will unveil her new memoir Ten Steps to Nanette later this year. Inspired by her Netflix stand up special, the book follows Gadbsy's life and her original decision to leave comedy behind.

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Hannah Gadsby tour dates

March 27 – April 7– Melbourne, Australia – Arts Centre Melbourne 
April 30 – San Francisco, CA – Palace of Fine Arts 
May 10 – San Diego, CA – Balboa Theatre 
May 15 – Portland, OR – Newmark Theatre (Tickets)
May 22 – Denver, CO – Paramount Theatre (Tickets)
May 30 – Austin, TX – Paramount Theatre 
June 2 – Houston, TX – Jones Hall for the Performing Arts (Tickets)
June 8 – Seattle, WA – Moore Theatre 
June 12 – Minneapolis, MN – Pantages Theatre (Tickets
June 13 – Minneapolis, MN – Pantages Theatre (Tickets)
June 16 – Chicago, IL – Chicago Theater 
June 23 – Philadelphia, PA – Merriam Theater 
June 25 – Washington, DC – Kennedy Center 
June 29 – Nashville, TN – James K Polk Theater 
July 12 – Los Angeles, CA – Theatre at The Ace Hotel (Tickets)
July 13 – Los Angeles, CA – Theatre at The Ace Hotel (Tickets)