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[01/11/12 - 07:17 AM]
IFC Announces Six New Cities for "Portlandia: The Tour" - February 19-24
Tickets for Philadelphia, Boston, Washington DC, Durham, Atlanta and Nashville go on sale tomorrow, Thursday, January 12.

[via press release from IFC]

*** EXTENDED DUE TO POPULAR DEMAND ***

PORTLANDIA: THE TOUR IS COMING TO SIX NEW CITIES

Stops Include Philadelphia, Boston, Washington DC, Durham, Atlanta & Nashville

Tickets for February Dates Go On Sale Thursday, January 12, 2012

New York, NY -January 11, 2012- Due to an overwhelming response, Fred Armisen (Saturday Night Live) and Carrie Brownstein (Wild Flag, Sleater-Kinney) from IFC's hit original comedy Portlandia have just added a third week to their sold out live tour hitting six new cities. The second season of Portlandia premiered last Friday and is one of the most talked about series of the New Year with Salon calling it the "smartest sketch comedy show on TV."

Portlandia: The Tour features Armisen and Brownstein, the co-creators, writers and stars of Portlandia, bringing their romanticized and dreamy rendering of Portland, OR to life. They perform live music, present special clips from the show's second season, share personal anecdotes about the creation and inspiration of Portlandia and even bring along surprise special guests in each market.

Portlandia: The Tour is presented by IFC and Broadway Video in support of the second season of Portlandia which airs Fridays at 10pm ET/PT on IFC. The third leg of Portlandia: The Tour continues in Philadelphia, PA on Sunday, February 19, 2012; tickets go on sale at 10:00AM (local time) on Thursday, January 12, 2012. For more ticket information go to: http://www.ifc.com/portlandia/the-tour

Portlandia: The Tour Dates and Venues:
*UPCOMING SOLD OUT DATES*
Mon, January 16 Echoplex Los Angeles, CA
Tues, January 17 Echoplex Los Angeles, CA
Wed, January 18 The Hideout Chicago, IL
Fri, January 20 Music Hall of Williamsburg Brooklyn, NY
Sat, January 21 Bowery Ballroom New York, NY
*JUST ADDED DATES- ON SALE THURSDAY*
Sun, February 19 Trocadero Philadelphia, PA
Mon, February 20 Berklee Performing Arts Center Boston, MA
Tues, February 21 9:30 Club Washington DC
Wed, February 22 Carolina Theatre Durham, NC
Thurs, February 23 Variety Playhouse Atlanta, GA
Fri, February 24 Marathon Music Works Nashville, TN

For continued updates on the new season and Portlandia: The Tour, please check out:
Facebook: facebook.com/portlandia
Twitter: @ifcportlandia/#portlandia
Online: http://ifc.com/portlandia/the-tour/





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