Breaking: Glee! Live in Concert! North American Tour Dates Announced!

Gleeks, allow me to introduce you to your summer plans.

The dates for Glee‘s second annual North American concert tour have been announced, and they are…

May 21/Las Vegas, NV/Mandalay Bay Event Center
May 22/Sacramento, CA/Arco Arena
May 24/San Jose, CA/HP Pavilion
May 27/Anaheim, CAHonda Center
May 28/Los Angeles, CA/Staples Center
May 29/San Diego, CA/ Valley View Casino Center
June 1/Minneapolis, MN/Target Center
June 2/Indianapolis, IN/Conseco Fieldhouse
June 3 /Chicago, IL/Allstate Arena
June 6/Boston, MA/TD Garden
June 8/Philadelphia, PA/Wells Fargo Center
June 11/Toronto, Canada/Air Canada Centre
June 13/Detroit, MI/Palace of Auburn Hills
June 14/Cleveland, OH/Quicken Loans Arena
June 16/East Rutherford, NJ/Izod Center
June 18/Uniondale, NY/Nassau Colliseum

Participating in this summer’s tour — titled Glee! Live in Concert! — will be castmembers Lea Michele (Rachel), Cory Monteith (Finn), Amber Riley (Mercedes), Chris Colfer (Kurt), Kevin McHale (Artie), Jenna Ushkowitz (Tina), Mark Salling (Puck), Dianna Agron (Quinn), Naya Rivera (Santana), Heather Morris (Brittany), Harry Shum, Jr. (Mike), as well as tour virgins Chord Overstreet (Sam) and Darren Criss (Blaine).

The previously-announced European leg of the tour kicks off June 22 in Manchester, England.

And now for the ticket info: Select tix will be available to AMEX cardholders in an exclusive presale beginning Friday, Feb. 11; tickets go on sale to the general public for most cities on Saturday, Feb. 19 at 10:00 a.m. (Tickets for the Boston concert go on sale Friday, Feb. 18 at 10:00 a.m.; Toronto goes on sale Friday, Feb. 18 at noon and Sacramento Saturday, Feb. 19 at noon.) Tickets will be available via www.ticketmaster.com.

Any questions (aside from the obvious, “Manhattanites seriously have to travel to Jersey to see this thing”)?