Dave Chappelle to make Broadway debut with new standup special


Dave Chappelle is taking his comedic talents to the stage with a limited Broadway run of his new standup show.

The star will hit The Great White Way next month (July 2019), at New York’s Lunt-Fontanne Theatre, for Dave Chappelle Live on Broadway, with five performances taking place from July 9-13.

The comedian’s most recent stand-up specials include The Bird Revelation and Equanimity, which debuted on streaming service Netflix in 2017.

News of the special engagement follows the announcement that Chappelle will receive the coveted Mark Twain Prize for American Humor in a ceremony at the Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C. in October (2019).