Comedian actor Chris Rock has announced he is going on tour for the first time in nine years.

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His tour, Total Blackout, will begin next February and will feature brand-new material. This news piggybacks on the Netflix announcement that the streaming service will pay Rock $40 million for two specials to be released on the site.

Total Blackout Tour 2017

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The tour is set to kick off on Feb. 14 in Durham, North Carolina. Not all dates have been released, but the last as of now is June 3 in Atlantic City.

Haven’t done it in a while, been a little busy y’know writing Pooty Tang 3 and everything,” he quipped. “But hey, it’s time.” This year has been huge for Rock, who also hosted the Oscars this past February.

Check out the listed tour dates below.

February 14 – Durham, NC @ DPAC
February 16 – Cincinnati, OH @ Aronoff Center for the Arts
February 18 – Columbus, OH @ Palace Theatre
February 21-23 – Niagara Falls, ON @ Fallsview Casino Resort
February 24 – Reno, NV @ Reno Events Center
February 25 – Phoenix, AZ @ Comerica Theatre
March 3 – Denver, CO @ Bellco Theatre
March 5 – Richmond, VA @ Altrea Theatre
March 10 – Minneapolis, MN @ Orpheum Theatre
March 24 – Birmingham, AL @ BJCC Concert Hall
March 25 – New Orleans, LA @ Saenger Theatre
March 29 – Hollywood, FL @ Hard Rock Live
April 6 – Tulsa, OK @ River Spirit Casino Resort
April 7 – Thackerville, OK @ Global Event Center at WinStar World Casino
April 8 – St. Louis, MO @ Peabody Opera House
April 14 – Tampa, FL @ David A. Straz, Jr. Center for the Performing Arts
April 19 – Cleveland, OH @ State Theatre
April 22 – Uncasville, CT @ Mohegan Sun
April 28 – Detroit, MI @ Fox Theatre
May 3 – Indianapolis, IN @ Murat Theatre
May 13 – Sugar Land, TX @ Smart Financial Center
May 14 – Austin, TX @ Bass Concert Hall
May 17 – Pittsburgh, PA @ Benedum Center
May 25 – Cherokee, NC @ Harrah’s Cherokee Resort Event Center
May 26 – Atlanta, GA @ Fox Theatre
June 3 – Atlantic City, NJ @ Borgata Event Center

 

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