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Mohegan Sun’s Signings & Sightings Presents Chelsea Handler

Friday, February 28th, 2014

Comedian Chelsea Handler meets fans and will sign copies of her new book, Uganda Be Kidding Me after her Mohegan Sun Arena performance.

Saturday, May 24, 2014
Immediately Following Arena Show – Book Signing Event
The Shops at Mohegan Sun

In Detail:
The laughs don’t end after Chelsea Handler’s Mohegan Sun Arena show. The hilarious comedian and talk show host heads to The Shops at Mohegan Sun after her performance for a special Signings & Sightings Event. Meet the best-selling author as she signs copies of her new book, Uganda Be Kidding Me.

Handler, who got her start doing stand-up comedy, is best known for her sarcastic celebrity commentary on her late-night talk show, Chelsea Lately. Along with her hilarious hosting, Handler has also become a best-selling author. Her latest publication, Uganda Be Kidding Me, will be her fifth book.

***Participation is on a first-come, first-served basis. Due to time restrictions, signing personalization or photos taken with personal cameras are prohibited. This event is bracelet-only. A limited number of bracelets will be distributed starting at 8:00pm at the signing area. Participants must have a bracelet in order to gain entry into the signing line.

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Chelsea Handler Announces 2014 Uganda Be Kidding Me Live Tour

Wednesday, January 8th, 2014

Mohegan Sun Arena welcomes the comedian on Saturday, May 24th

Superstar comedian, author and talk show host, Chelsea Handler, is set to embark on a national stand-up comedy tour in support of the release of her fifth book, Uganda Be Kidding Me.  The tour heads to Uncasville for a 8:00pm show at Mohegan Sun Arena on Saturday, May 24th.

Tickets are $65.00 and $45.00 and go on sale Friday, January 17th through Ticketmaster at 10:00am.  Ticketmaster customers may log on to; call Ticketmaster’s national toll free Charge By Phone number 1.800.745.3000; or visit any Ticketmaster outlet.  Tickets will also be available at the Mohegan Sun Box Office starting Saturday, January 11th, subject to availability.  American Express® Card Members can purchase tickets before the general public beginning Thursday, January 9th at 10:00am through Monday, January 13th at 10:00pm.

Perhaps best known as the outspoken host of E!’s late night talk show, Chelsea Lately, Handler continues to offer international audiences her fearless honesty and tongue-in-cheek commentary every weeknight. “I’ve decided to go on tour and support my new book, Uganda Be Kidding Me. I think we all know how much I love the sound of my own voice” said Handler.

Handler’s latest book Uganda Be Kidding Me will release on March 4th. In this hilarious and absurd collection of travel essays, Chelsea delivers some of her favorite stories while also giving travelers her (not to be believed) guide to etiquette, hot spots and answers to some of the most asked travel questions.

In 2010, Chelsea partnered with Live Nation and Belvedere Vodka for the “Chelsea Chelsea Bang Bang” comedy tour, which was extended three times, drawing more than 250,000 fans in 44 markets and grossing more than $16 million. In 2011, she brought along her friends and regulars from Chelsea Lately on her “Lies That Chelsea Handler Told Me” comedy tour, which sold out in the top 20 U.S. markets.

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