The MSNBC political commentator and host will be here April 6.

Photo courtesy UApresents

MSNBC political commentator and host Rachel Maddow is coming to Tucson.

The Emmy-winning and wildly popular host of "The Rachel Maddow Show" will make a rare appearance with UApresents on April 6 at Centennial Hall, 1020 E. University Blvd. on the University of Arizona campus. Tickets ($30 to $55, with student and UA discounts available) go on sale next Friday at the Centennial Hall Box Office.

The show is part of UApresents “An Evening With ...” series, which last weekend hosted Carol Burnett. Next up in that series is legendary Broadway star Barbara Cook on Feb. 22 at Fox Tucson Theatre.

See the full story in Friday's Arizona Daily Star.