Apr 13, 2018

My Favorite Murder Podcast Takes The Stage Sept 20, 2018

Durham, N.C. (April 13, 2018) – Following up on their sold-out winter and upcoming European tours, true-crime comedy podcast “My Favorite Murder” has announced a 16-date fall tour with stops in major cities throughout the U.S. and Canada, with tickets on sale to the general public Friday, April 20. My Favorite Murder will start their tour at DPAC on September 20, 2018.

 

Tickets go on sale Friday, April 20 at 10:00am:

  • Online at DPACnc.com
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina Ticket Center at DPAC: 919.680.2787, 123 Vivian Street, Durham, NC
  • Ticketmaster.com / Ticketmaster Charge by phone at 800.745.3000

 

“My Favorite Murder” ” has such a huge following and has shattered download records.   We are thrilled to kick off their live tour right here at DPAC”, said Candice Terrell, Assistant Director of Marketing – Concerts & Comedy at DPAC. “Co-host Karen Kilgariff and Georgia Hardstark are really looking to bring their fans together and connect with them, and our upgraded seats and intimate setting will be paramount in that connection.”

“My Favorite Murder” also has launched a new membership-based fan engagement program, Fan Cult. Members will get priority access to presale tickets, early access to VIP packages (while supplies last), exclusive content and more.

With the goal of engaging fans with the podcast and with the larger “My Favorite Murder” community, co-hosts Karen Kilgariff and Georgia Hardstark said that their Fan Cult is a way to build deeper connections with their top listeners.

“We have such incredibly dedicated and supportive listeners, so we wanted to give them a bunch of bonus content and a place where they can connect and interact with each other,” said Kilgariff and Hardstark.

Tour tickets go on sale first to Fan Cult members, with presale beginning Monday, April 16. Information about additional pre-sales will be sent to fans via the official My Favorite Murder newsletter (sign up at myfavoritemurder.com). Remaining tickets go on sale to the general public April 20.

My Favorite Murder Fall 2018 Tour Dates:‚Äč
Sept. 20: DPAC, Durham, North Carolina

Sept. 21: North Charleston Performing Arts Center, Charleston, South Carolina

Sept. 22: Belk Theater, Charlotte, North Carolina

Oct. 4: Beacon Theatre, New York

Oct. 5: Kings Theatre, Brooklyn, New York

Oct. 6-7: Chevalier Theatre, Medford, Massachusetts

Oct. 19: Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall, Portland, Oregon

Oct. 20: Paramount Theatre, Seattle

Oct. 21: Queen Elizabeth Theatre, Vancouver, Canada

Oct. 26: Community Theater, Sacramento, California

Oct. 27: Paramount Theatre, Oakland, California

Oct. 28: Louise M. Davies Symphony Hall, San Francisco

Oct. 31: Microsoft Theater, Los Angeles

Nov. 9: Fox Theater, Atlanta

Nov. 10:  Bass Hall, Austin, Texas

For information on tickets and how to join Fan Cult, visit myfavoritemurder.com.

“My Favorite Murder” appears regularly on Apple Podcasts’ top-10 comedy podcast chart. Since its inception in early 2016, the show has broken download records and sparked an enthusiastic, interactive “Murderino” fan base.

Aside from being avid true crime enthusiasts, Kilgariff is a stand-up comedian and television writer and Hardstark is a writer and host for the Cooking Channel.

“My Favorite Murder” is represented by United Talent Agency and partners with podcast industry leader Midroll Media on advertising sales.

Media contact:

Kari Wethington, Scripps/Midroll, [email protected]

Tour contact:

Joe Schwartz, United Talent Agency, [email protected]

For more information please go to www.DPACnc.com.