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Margaret Cho to Launch Mother! Tour in August

Poster art for Margaret Cho's Mother! tour
(© Michael Gaughan)
Poster art for Margaret Cho’s Mother! tour
(© Michael Gaughan)

Stage and television star Margaret Cho will launch a tour of her new show, Mother! at The Art House in Provincetown, Massachusetts, August 11-18.

The all-new stand-up show offers up an untraditional look at motherhood and how we look at maternal figures and strong women in queer culture.

Additional Mother! tour stops will include Cherry Grove, NY (Fire Island) – The Ice Palace (August 19); Las Vegas, NV – The Mirage (September 6); Shreveport, LA – Robinson Film Center (September 8); Atlanta, GA – Punchline (September 16); Charlotte, NC – Comedy Zone (September 17); Louisville, KY – Improv (September 18); Nashville, TN – Zaines (September 19); Birmingham, AL – Stardome (September 20); Knoxville, TN – Bijou Theater (September 21); Asheville, NC – Orange Peel (September 22); Carrboro, NC – Cat’s Cradle (September 24); Annapolis, MD – Ram’s Head OnStage (September 25); Charlottesville, VA – The Jefferson (September 26); Ridgefield, CT – The Ridgefield Playhouse (September 28); Portland, ME – State Theater (September 29); Concord, NH – Capital Center for the Arts (September 30); Burlington, VT – Higher Ground (October 2); Albany, NY – The Swyer Theater at The Egg (October 3); London, UK – Leicester Square Theater (October 26-29).

Cho has previously toured extensively in numerous solo shows, including I’m the One That I Want, Notorius C.H.O., Revolution, State of Emergency, and Assassin. She also starred in the burlesque variety show, The Sensuous Woman. Cho currently co-stars in the Lifetime series Drop Dead Diva, with previous TV credits including starring in the ABC sitcom All-American Girl and competing in the11th season of ABC’s Dancing With the Stars.

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