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July 12, 2007 07:30 ET

Russell Peters Just For Laughs New Seats Available for July 19th & 20th at Place des Arts Montreal

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - July 12, 2007) -

Attention: Assignment Editors, Comedy Editors, Entertainment Editors

Due to the overwhelming demand for tickets to Russell Peters' Homecoming Tour, Just For Laughs announced today that Peters' show will move to a larger venue at Place des Arts in order to accommodate the high demand of ticket sales. An additional thousand tickets will be release for each show and Peters will now be performing at the Wilfred-Pelletier Theatre at Place des Arts on July 19th and July 20th . The Homecoming Tour features a ninety-plus minutes of all new material since the release of Peters' DVD/CD Outsourced.

After completing a successful tour across Canada, performing at eleven sold out shows in less than two weeks; Peters drew in over 45,000 people to his Edmonton, Calgary, Toronto and Vancouver shows this past June. Reaching all new heights the international comedy phenomenon is the first comedian to sell out the Air Canada Centre (two sold-out shows no less!).

Peters is also going back out West this fall, performing in Winnipeg, Saskatoon and Victoria in September.

Peters performs at the Just For Laughs Festival presented by Videotron on Thursday, July 19th and Friday, July 20th at the Wilfred-Pelletier Theatre at Place des Arts.

For tickets contact Place des Arts Box Office 514.842-2112, www.pda.qc.ca or Admission 514.790.1245, www.admission.com. Visit in person to the Visa Just For Laughs Box Office, 2111 St-Laurent Boulevard.

For more information, visit www.russellpeters.com or www.hahaha.com.

For a recent photo of Russell Peters please email sonya.bhatia@sadharana.com.

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