Conquering Late Night, One Night Stand at a time....Born in Livingston, N.J., to a Jewish father and a Mormon mother, Chelsea Handler is the youngest of six children...all good material for a career in comedy. Not only was this disappointing on many levels, but she was also born just fiveand a half years after her sister Shoshanna burst onto the scene and had since embraced and relished in being theyoungest of the Handler clan. Shoshanna was pissed that her parents had failed to use birth control and didnt know whyher mother, Rita, didnt exercise her right to choose.In July 2007 Chelsea broke into the world of male-dominated late-night talk shows with her E! Entertainment series,Chelsea Lately, airing weeknights at 11:00 p.m. Consistently the highest-rated program on E!, Chelsea Lately has beenpicked up through 2012, providing Chelsea with the perfect showcase for what she does best: comment on pop-cultureand entertainment news while interacting with the public. The daily program offers a tongue-in-cheek look at entertainmentnews, celebrity truths and, rumors that just wont die, and other hot topics of the day. Bringing refreshing new energy to thelate night arena, Chelsea Lately is an authentic and hilarious commentary on the celebrity culture around us.As one of the nations fastest-rising female stand-ups, Chelsea has performed to sold out -out audiences at venues andfestivals everywhere, including, most recently, the prestigious Carnegie Hall. Her comedy intermixes fearless honesty, http://chelseahandler.com/index.htmlironic riffs and self-deprecations with no shortage of material. In March 2007 her first half-hour stand-up special, airing onComedy Central, was a ratings hit. She regularly appears on The Tonight Show With Jay Leno, has co-hosted The View, wasprofiled on Nightline and has appeared on the Today show and Late Night With David Letterman.Chelsea has been featured in the New York Times, W, People and is a special guest columnist for the Cosmopolitan.Vanity Fair proclaimed her one of the "Queens of Comedy," and she was recently named by Entertainment Weeklyas one of the top 10 Breakout Stars of 2008. In April 2009, Bravo honored Chelsea with its A-List Funny Award,beating out fellow comedic heavyweights Tina Fey, Conan OBrien, Ricky Gervais and Amy Poehler.
cont’dFor all of its four seasons, Chelsea was the star of Oxygens Girls Behaving Badly which is now syndicated in morethan 90 markets. She also starred on E!s The Chelsea Handler Show. In 2007 and 2008, Chelsea starred withJenny McCarthy and Leah Remini in the hugely popular MSN online web series In the Motherhood. Chelseas firstbook, entitled My Horizontal Life: A Collection of One Night Stands (Bloomsbury) was released in the U.S. and morethan 20 other countries, and is currently in its 60th week on the New York Times Best-Seller list. It has become abest-seller on several lists. Her follow-up book, entitled Are You There, Vodka? Its Me, Chelsea (Simon Spotlight)debuted April 22, 2008 at No. 1 on the New York Times Best-Seller list. It remained on the list for 66 weeks. Herthird book, Chelsea Chelsea Bang Bang, was released by Grand Central Publishing March 9.Capitalizing on the continued success of “Chelsea Lately”, Chelsea Handler now brings audiences a new show,“After Lately”, which premieres March 6th on E! The semi-scripted show will follow the outside lives of the originalseries’ stars including Chelsea, Chuy Bravo, as well as those who write for and appear regularly on Chelsea’s show.Made to feel like a true reality show, each episode is outlined (a la CURB YOUR ENTHUSIASM) and draws upon theentirely ridiculous – yet absolutely real – stories, events and people encompassing the world of “Chelsea Lately”.Going behind the camera on yet another TV project, Chelsea will also be an executive producer on a scripted series http://chelseahandler.com/index.htmlcurrently in development at NBC that will be based on her second bestselling book,Are You There, Vodka? It’s Me Chelsea.Chelsea was honored with the prestigious Ally for Equality Award by the Human Rights Campaign, recognizing theoutstanding efforts of those who dedicate time, energy, spirit and wholehearted commitment to better the lives ofLGBT people. Chelsea was the celebrity grand marshall for the 2009 Los Angeles Gay Pride Parade, which drew closeto 500,000 spectators from across the country.Read more: http://www.eonline.com/on/shows/chelsea/chelseaness/index.jsp?cid=bio#ixzz1DpMB9TEP
- One of Americas most acclaimed and controversial comedians, Chelsea Handler, will bring her ‘Lies that ChelseaTold Me’ Book Release/ ComedyTOUR to Los Angeles for one exclusive night only at The Gibson Amphitheater onMarch 10. The show will later appear on E! network to be ran concurrently with and subsequently after the bookrelease.- Chelseas style is a combination of fearless honesty, ironic riffs and self-deprecations with no shortage ofmaterial.- In July 2007, Chelsea Handler broke into the world of late-night talk shows with her E! Entertainment series"CHELSEA LATELY". Consistently one of the networks highest rating shows, "Chelsea Lately" offers a tongue incheek look at entertainment news, celebrity truths and rumours that just wont die, along with other hot topics of theday.- 3 books, 2 of which have been on the New York’s Best seller list- This is the second Book Release/Comedy tour that Chelsea has headlined- Chelsea is wildly popular as a comedian and has had major success in television, as an actress, stand up comedian, and now late night host / television show producer http://chelseahandler.com/index.html- Chelsea hosted the VMA’s in 2011, headlined a comedy show called ‘The Comedians of Chelsea Handler’, the ‘Chelsea Bang Bang Comedy Tour’, and has a new show coming to E! called ‘After Lately’. ‘After Lately’ is a scripted sketch comedy series featuring the writers and comedians featured in the roundtable on ‘Chelsea Lately’. http://www.ticketmaster.com.au/event/13004632EDD9CE99?artistid=1048344&majorcatid=10002&minorcatid=51
Gibson Ampitheatre Universal City, CAChelsea lives in Los Angeles, California so transportation costs will be lower.The Gibson Amphitheatre box office limits the seating capacity to 6,189.It seats up to 6,189 for concerts, including 6,089 chairback seats (3,900 in the main level and 2,189 in the mezzanine)Over 8,000 parking spaces.It is the third-largest indoor theatre in California, behind Nokia Theatre and the Shrine Auditorium - two other Los Angeles venues. http://chelseahandler.com/index.htmlThe theatre is best known for its acoustics and its sightlines, considered the best of any theatrein North America.http://www.citywalkhollywood.com/concerts.php
March 10, 2011Event Production Schedule 11:00AM Arrive at Amphitheater 12:00-4:00 Rehearsal, equipment,and lighting checks 4:00PM - 6:00PM Finalize stage preparations 6:00PM- 8:00PM Dinner and Break 9:00PM Chelsea takes the Stage 11:00PM Show Finishes http://chelseahandler.com/index.html
MerchandisingChelsea Handler, or designee, shall have sole and and exclusive right, without obligation to anyparty, to sell and distribute merchandise of any kind at the performance including, withoutlimitation, merchandise containing the name, voice, likeness, and logo of Chelsea Handler or anymember of Borderline Amazing Comedy. Unless otherwise agreed to in writing, Chelsea Handlershall retain 100% of the gross receipts resulting from the sale of the merchandise. Purchaser shallprovide at sole cost, well-lit, secure, prime locations for merchandising. Chelsea Handler Shallhave sole approval over any vendors selling Chelsea Handler/Borderline Amazing product.Production OfﬁcePurchaser shall provide one(1) Production Ofﬁce for the sole use of Chelsea Handler’s productionstaff, to include one(1) large table, four(4) chairs, minimum of three(3) unrestricted incoming/outgoing phone lines with the numbers to these lines be made available to the production crew inadvance. The room must provide wireless internet access. Please also provide a working coffeepot with all condiments, including coffee sugar, 2% milk and solo brand hot cups. http://chelseahandler.com/index.htmlDressing RoomPurchaser shall provide at his sole cost and expense Two(2) adjoining dressing rooms with lockabledoors. The dressing rooms shall be clean, comfortable, and climate controlled, and shall containadequate lighting & mirrors. Dressing rooms need to have comfortable seating. Please also provideshowers and toilet facilities within the dressing rooms or in close proximity.
Purchaser shall provide the following items in the dressing room:Assorted Fruits: Apples, oranges,grapes, bananas, lime, leemon and a fresh pineapple with a knifeVeggie tray for ten(10) with dipDeli tray with assorted pre-made sandwiches: turkey, roast beef, salami, and chicken for ten(10)One(1) pack of Oreo cookiesOne(1) package of Ham & Cheese hot pocketsHummus and Pita Bread (wheat)Cool Ranch and Nacho DoritosAltoidsGreen & Red Seedless grapesAssorted Chocolate candies (m&m’s peanut and plain, snickers, twix, almond joy and otherassorted candies)2 dozen Krispy Kreme Donuts3 large pizzas20 Hot wings http://chelseahandler.com/index.html20 BBQ wingsRanch dipping sauceThere is an option of a $20 buyout per person to be advanced with tour manager
Thirty-six (36) bottles of Evian waterOne (1) six pack of San pellegrinoTwo (2) bottles of red wine. Shiraz or Merlot (corkscrew and wine glasses)Two (2) bottles of chardonnayOne (1) twelve pack of Stella ArtoisOne (1) twelve pack of Dos aquisOne (1) twelve pack of HeinekinOne (1) twelve pack of Bud-LiteTwo (2) bottles of Belvedere VodkaTwo (2) bottles of tonic waterFive (5) six pack sodas (one each, coke, diet coke, sprite, dr.pepper, Fanta orange soda)One (1) gallon of Orange JuiceOne (1) gallon of Cranberry JuiceTwo (2) Vanilla scented candlesPurel hand SanitzerTwo (2) dozen 16oz or larger solo cups http://chelseahandler.com/index.htmlTwo (2) dozen Bath size towels (no bar towels)Please provide plastic silverware, cups, napkins, and condiments for all the above itemsThree (3) director type chairs with Full length mirrors and adequate lighting for makeupapplication
Income: Gross Sales Revenue $510,000.00 Net Sales $510,000.00 Expenses: http://chelseahandler.com/index.html Performer Salary $100,000.00 Stage & Equipment $50,000.00 Venue & Staff $20,000.00 Transportation $1,000.00 Management Fee $10,000.00 Rider Fee $5,000.00 Total Expenses $186,000.00 Net Proﬁt $324,000.00**Plus the sale of all Chelsea Handler Merchandise sold prior too an after the show***Equipment/Lighting/Labor costs for show taping will be the sole responsibility of the E! Television Network
Risk Consequences Avoidance Mitigation Acceptance Check with Chelsea Make preparations to Make sure that The Show is delayed or Handler periodically postpone or delay the Cheslea gets sick everything included in postponed for a few days before the show to show. Inform ticket the rider is Fresh ensure health purchasers and vendors Check with local media revenues to ensure Make sure that publicity proper promotion of the Cancel or Delay the The Show is delayed or for the show is superior show. Supply comp Low ticket sales show until tickets are cancelled on print ,web ,television, tickets to tv and radio to sold to ensure proﬁt and radio promote show. Talk about show on Chelsea Lately and other avenues. Perform Checks before Check with venue staff Cancel or Delay show Venue Issues Show is postpone and/or and on the day of the periodically to ensure depending on severity ofTechnical, building etc. delayed for repair show to ensure success equipment success failure http://www.borderlineamazingcomedy.com/proﬁle/ChelseaHandler
- Artist Like Chelsea who perform, write, and tour are normally hugely popular. - I learned what a rider is and what it contains - I learned that tours require a large amount of planning and poor planning can result chaoshttp://www.borderlineamazingcomedy.com/proﬁle/ChelseaHandler