Barbra Streisand Reveals Tour

Barbra Streisand returns to the road come August with a nine-city adventure launching in Los Angeles and including stops in Las Vegas, Boston, Chicago, Philadelphia, and Brooklyn. Presales launch this week, general onsales next week.

Photo: AP Photo / Las Vegas News Bureau
MGM Grand Garden Arena, Las Vegas, Nev.

Word from Streisand’s longtime manager, Marty Erlichman, is that Babs will perform songs from each decade of her career plus numbers from her new album, Encore: Movie Partners Sing Broadway, to be released after the tour.  Every ticket purchased online includes the new CD.

Live Nation and S2BN Entertainment are presenting the tour.  Here’s the routing:

Aug. 2 – Los Angeles, Calif., Staples Center
Aug. 4 – San Jose, Calif., SAP Center At San Jose
Aug. 6 – Las Vegas, Nev., T-Mobile Arena
Aug. 9 – Chicago, Ill., United Center
Aug. 11 – Brooklyn, N.Y., Barclays Center
Aug. 13 – Brooklyn, N.Y., Barclays Center
Aug. 16 – Boston, Mass., TD Garden
Aug. 18 – Washington, D.C., Verizon Center
Aug. 20 – Philadelphia, Pa., Wells Fargo Center
Aug. 23 – Toronto, Ontario, Air Canada Centre

American Express will launch presales for its cardholders beginning May 18 at 10 a.m. and running through May 22 at 5 p.m.  The American Express presale for Toronto begins May 19 at 10 a.m. and runs through May 22 at 5 p.m.  All times local.

General onsales start May 25.  Go to for more information.