Besties Tina Fey and Amy Poehler Unite for "Restless Leg" Comedy Tour

Tina Fey & Amy Poehler Comedy Tour

Comedians Tina Fey and Amy Poehler recently announced that they will be teaming up and hitting the road for a series of comedy shows across the United States.  The duo openly admits that they don't exactly know what the shows will entail but they promise, "it's gonna be awesome" via their Instagram account.  The "Restless Leg Tour" will bring a night of laughs to Washington DC, Chicago, Rosemont, Boston and Atlantic City.  Tickets to these shows quickly sold out via their website but it sounds like additional dates may be added due to overwhelming demand.  

Tina Fey and Amy Poehler are two of the most beloved comedians of our time, known for their sharp wit and effortless chemistry. They have been friends and collaborators for over 25 years, and their comedic partnership has produced some of the most memorable moments in recent pop culture history. Fey and Poehler met in 1993 when they were both performing at Chicago's Second City, a comedy troupe that has launched the careers of many famous comedians, including Steve Carell, Stephen Colbert, and Chris Farley. They quickly became close friends and began working together on various projects, including the improv show "The Upright Citizens Brigade," which they co-created with fellow Second City alums Matt Besser and Ian Roberts. The show premiered on Comedy Central in 1998 and ran for three seasons, earning critical acclaim and a devoted fan base.

In 2001, Fey and Poehler both joined the cast of "Saturday Night Live," where they became instant standouts. Fey served as the head writer of the show for several years, while Poehler became one of the most popular cast members thanks to her spot-on impressions and her work on the Weekend Update segment. Fey and Poehler often appeared together in sketches, showcasing their chemistry and comedic timing.

After leaving "Saturday Night Live," Fey and Poehler continued to work together on various projects. In 2008, they co-starred in the hit comedy "Baby Mama," which they also produced. The film was a critical and commercial success, and it cemented their status as a dynamic comedic duo. They also hosted the Golden Globes for the first time in 2013, earning rave reviews for their hilarious and irreverent monologue. They went on to host the Golden Globes for two more years, earning a reputation as one of the most entertaining hosting duos in awards show history.

In 2015, Fey and Poehler co-starred in "Sisters," a comedy about two siblings who throw one last party in their childhood home before their parents sell it. The film received mixed reviews but was a box office success, further solidifying Fey and Poehler's status as a comedic powerhouse.

Despite their busy schedules, Fey and Poehler have remained close friends over the years and they continue to collaborate whenever they can.  This tour will celebrate that friendship much to the delight of fans across the country.  If you missed out on tickets, be sure to check out the Ticket Lodge's great selection of seats available for all Tina Fey and Amy Poehler, including front row seats and exclusive VIP packages.

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