It's Handler

Lately, Chelsea Handler's been busy. Calling out Piers Morgan for sucking, dishing on ditching Anna Wintour's fashion advice, and stirring up trouble with Oscars-related tweets have been filling up her schedule. Oh, yeah, her current comedy/book tour, too. And her schedule won't let up much when she gets to Phoenix Saturday, March 22.

The host of E! talk show Chelsea Lately, comedian, and writer will swing by Changing Hands Bookstore, 6428 South McClintock Drive in Tempe, with her latest and fifth book, Uganda Be Kidding Me ($27). It's a collection of personal stories and not-to-be-followed advice from Handler, who details trips she's taken to Telluride, the Bahamas, and Germany. That evening, she'll perform at Comerica Theatre, 400 West Washington Street. After that, she'll sign more copies of her book in the lobby. Phew. Somebody get this lady a drink.

The book-signing is at 2 p.m. A signing ticket is free with book purchase. Call 480-730-0205 or visit for more information. Handler's stand-up show starts at 8 p.m. Tickets are $55 to $85 and available via

Sat., March 22, 8 p.m., 2014
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Becky Bartkowski is an award-winning journalist and the arts and music editor at New Times, where she writes about art, fashion, and pop culture.
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