LIVE! IN CONCERT!
“THE WARBLERS” WILL JOIN 9 UK DATES THIS JUNE
Friday 20th May 2011 – Twentieth Century Fox Television and “Glee” co-creator Ryan Murphy are pleased to announce that in addition to the thirteen cast members already scheduled to perform, Ashley Fink (Lauren Zizes), Darren Criss (Blaine Anderson) who has just sold out 2 nights at the Borderline in a matter of minutes; and members of the “Dalton Academy Warblers” will also join the UK tour this summer.
Beginning Wednesday, June 22nd at Manchester’s MEN area, “Glee” stars 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), Chord Overstreet (Sam) and Darren Criss (Blaine) will perform in an all-new singing and dancing celebration of the Emmy and Golden Globe Award winning show.
The European exclusive engagement of “Glee Live! In Concert!,” is a unique concert experience once again conceived by Murphy, that will include live performances of some of the show’s most memorable musical numbers from seasons one and two including “Empire State of Mind”, “Toxic“, “My Life Would Suck Without You”, “It’s My Life”, and of course, the show’s anthem, “Don’t Stop Believin’”. Described by the Los Angeles Timesas “triumphant” USA Todaycalled last year’s concerts “equal parts musical theater, giddy pop culture phenomenon and Journey-loving rock show”.
2011 Glee Live! In Concert! dates:
June 22 Manchester, England MEN Arena – SOLD OUT
June 23 Manchester, England MEN Arena – SOLD OUT
June 25 London, England O2 Arena – Matinee Show – SOLD OUT
June 25 London, England O2 Arena – SOLD OUT
June 26 London, England O2 Arena – Matinee Show
June 26 London, England O2 Arena – SOLD OUT
June 28 London, England O2 Arena
June 29 London, England O2 Arena
June 30 London, England O2 Arena
July 2 Dublin, Ireland O2 Arena
July3 Dublin, Ireland O2 Arena
Tickets for all shows (other than those that are sold out) are available now priced £45.00 / £55.00 (subject to booking fee) available from www.livenation.co.uk
“Glee Live! In Concert!” has also teamed with I Love All Access to provide a variety of fan ticket packages for the show, including premium seats, parties and more. For more information, please visit “Glee” at www.gleetour.com.
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