Tyler Perry Philadelphia Tickets
Get these Tyler Perry Philadelphia PA tickets if you want to watch America’s beloved character, Madea, take a final bow. Tyler Perry’s popular rendition of an aged black woman, Madea, will be seen on her farewell tour this year. Talking about bidding farewell to Madea, Perry said, “I just don’t want to be her age (still) playing her”. The tour kicked off in January, 2019 in Oakland at the Paramount Theater and will wrap up in Mid-May with a four-night sting at the Radio City Music Hall in New York. This will be Perry’s 21st stage play and will feature other big names such as Tamela Mann, Cassi Davis and David Mann.
Fans of Madea in Philadelphia can rejoice, as the iconic mouthy, grey-haired senior citizen will be heading to The Met for a series of shows. The shows are expected to continue all through the end of March.
Who is Tyler Perry?
Tyler Perry is an American actor and comedian, known for his popular portrayal of Madea. He has been writing and producing sage plays since the 1990s and has also been behind the development of several television series. His Tyler Perry’s House of Payne ran for eight seasons on TBS. He has also worked with Oprah Winfrey on bringing scripted television to the Oprah Winfrey Network. Perry has also worked in films such as Star Trek, Alex Cross, Gone Girl and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows. He also played the critically acclaimed role of Colin Powell in Vice in 2018.
Who is Madea?
Mabel “Madea” Simmons is a character created by Tyler Perry, with inspiration from his mother and aunts. The 68-year old character first appeared in the 1999 stage play “I Can Do bad All By Myself”, which was then followed by an appearance in the play and film “Diary of a Mad Black Woman”.
Since then, Madea has appeared in multiple productions and her films alone have grossed around $500 million across the globe.
Join Perry as he finally bids this dear character farewell – get these Tyler Perry Philadelphia PA tickets as soon as you can.