Darren Criss, of Glee fame, announced via Twitter and a YouTube video that he’ll be embarking on his first solo tour. He plans to visit 16 cities throughout the United States and Canada, beginning with San Francisco on May 29th. He'll perform in New York City on June 27th at the Roseland Ballroom. More information can be found on his official website.
Criss is also working on his first full-length solo album, and in addition to these new songs he’ll be performing favorites from his Human EP, Glee hits, and StarKid shows. Criss first became an Internet sensation as the star of A Very Potter Musical, but he didn’t become a household name until his breakthrough role as Blaine Anderson on Glee.
His Facebook page held a pre-sale on Thursday, April 25that 10am, with many venues selling out within minutes, including all pre-sale VIP packages. General tickets, as well as additional VIP Packages, go on sale Saturday, April 27th at 10am.