It was just over a month ago that Tyler Perry shocked fans of his most beloved character, Mabel “Madea” Simmons, by announcing that he would be ending the near 20-year run of the mouthy, grey-haired senior citizen who started it all.
But don’t despair too much—there will be a lot of Madea on tap in 2019 for you to get your final fix.
Perry will be hitting the road in January in what is being billed as “Madea’s Farewell Play Tour”. The nationwide tour kicks off in Oakland, CA on January 19th, with a stop at Smart Financial Centre with four shows March
Tyler Perry’s “Madea’s Farewell Play Tour” will be Perry’s 21st stage play. The play will also star Tamela Mann, David Mann, and Cassi Davis Patton.