Amy Schumer, others, launch Trainwreck Tour

Amy Schumer, whose very funny Comedy Central series is in the midst of its third season, stars in one of this summer’s most anticipated comedies, Trainwreck, which she wrote and was directed by Judd Apatow and also stars Bill Hader, Colin Quinn, Mike Birbiglia, Vanessa Bayer and Dave Attell. All those funny folks (except for Hader) will be out promoting the film on the Trainwreck Tour which has multiple stops in North America, each one benefitting a different charity. It’ll hit NYC at Beacon Theatre on June 15. Tickets, which benefits the National Multiple Sclerosis Society, are on sale now.
Trainwreck, much of which was filmed in Williamsburg (including at the soon-to-close Trash Bar) is out July 17. All Trainwreck Tour dates are listed below… June 14–The Wilbur Theatre–Boston, Massachusetts (benefitting Boston Health Care For The Homeless Program Inc.) June 15–The Beacon Theatre–New York, New York (benefitting the National Multiple Sclerosis Society) June 17–Massey Hall–Toronto, Ontario (benefitting the David Lynch Foundation) June 18–Harris Theater–Chicago, Illinois (benefitting Youth Guidance and YMCA Chicago’s Urban Warriors) June 19–The Nourse–San Francisco, California (benefitting 826 National and 826 Valencia) June 20–The Moore Theatre–Seattle, Washington (benefitting Hilarity For Charity) June 21–The Wiltern–Los Angeles, California (benefitting Rape Treatment Center’s Stuart House serving child victims)