THE WORLD’S MOST POPULAR CHILDREN’S GROUP -
THE WIGGLES - RETURN TO CANADA FOR THEIR BIGGEST TOUR
(TORONTO, ON – July 20, 2017) – Get ready to Wiggle, Canada! Tickets go on sale Friday for the world’s most popular children’s entertainment group, The Wiggles, as they prepare to return to Canada for their Big Show! tour - their biggest show yet!
Last year was a great year for the Aussie Fab Four, as they played 332 high-energy shows around the world to enthusiastic crowds. Emma, Lachy, Simon and Anthony are once again ready to delight families across the country with their incomparable brand of preschool entertainment. Audiences across the country will Wiggle down to their biggest and best show yet! Best of all - since The Wiggles want every Canadian family to be able to enjoy their fun songs and dances, ticket prices for their new Canadian tour are the lowest yet.
The tour kicks off on September 27th and runs until November 2nd, 2017. Canadian audiences will get the chance to see Anthony Field (Blue Wiggle), Emma Watkins (Yellow Wiggle), Simon Pryce (Red Wiggle) and Lachlan Gillespie (Purple Wiggle), along with their Wiggly friends Dorothy the Dinosaur, Captain Feathersword, Wags the Dog and Henry the Octopus!
“We can’t wait to bring our favourite songs, both new and classic, to Canadian audiences this year!” says Emma. “It’s so exciting to see parents who grew up singing and dancing to The Wiggles now bringing their own children to experience the magic for themselves!”
The Big Show! tour will include classic Wiggles songs like Hot Potato, Rock-A-Bye Your Bear, Do the Propeller and Get Ready to Wiggle and new music from the Nursery Rhymes album. The Wiggles will be bringing a full band (including bagpipes!), and will be joined by Scottish highland dancers, ballet dancers, Irish dancers, and many more!
Canadian Tour Dates and Cities Include:
Wednesday, 9/27 Halifax, ON Scotiabank CENTRE
Thursday, 9/28 Moncton, NB The Capitol Theatre
Friday, 9/29 Fredericton, NB The Fredericton Playhouse
Sunday, 10/1 Québec City, QC Le Capitole de Quebec
Wednesday, 10/4 Montreal, QC The Théâtre St-Denis
Thursday, 10/5 Ottawa, ON Centrepointe Theatres
Saturday, 10/7 Toronto, ON The Sony Centre for the Performing Arts
Sunday, 10/8 Hamilton, ON FirstOntario Concert Hall
Tuesday, 10/10 Brantford, ON The Sanderson Centre for the Performing Arts
Wednesday, 10/11 London, ON Centennial Hall
Thursday, 10/12 Kitchener, ON Centre In The Square
Friday, 10/13 Burlington, ON The Burlington Performing Arts Centre
Sunday, 10/15 Cornwall, ON Aultsville Theatre
Monday, 10/16 Belleville, ON The Empire Theatre
Wednesday, 10/18 Guelph, ON River Run Centre
Friday, 10/20 Peterborough, ON Showplace Performance Centre
Monday, 10/23 Winnipeg, MB Burton Cummings Theatre
Tuesday, 10/24 Brandon, MB Western Manitoba Centennial Auditorium
Thursday, 10/26 Saskatoon, SK TCU Place, Saskatoon’s Arts & Convention Centre
Friday, 10/27 Lloydminster, AB Vic Juba Community Theatre
Saturday, 10/28 Edmonton, AB Northlands Coliseum
Monday, 10/30 Red Deer, AB Central Alberta Theatre
Tuesday, 10/31 Calgary, AB Arts Commons, Jack Singer Concert Hall
Thursday, 11/2 Vernon, BC Vernon and District Performing Arts Centre
Plus more cities to be announced soon! Tickets go on sale to the general public on Friday, July 21st (check venue for local time). For a complete list of tour dates and ticket information for the Big Show! tour, please visit: www.thewiggles.com. Tour date and ticket information is subject to change.
Anthony, Simon, Emma and Lachy can also be seen on ABC Kids in their wonderful Wiggle Town TV series. In 2016 The Wiggles performed 332 shows across the globe to some 330,000 fans, at 143 locations. 2017 will have seen The Wiggles tour extensively through Australia, New Zealand, the UK, Ireland and North America.
For even more Wiggly fun, like The Wiggles official Facebook page Facebook.com/TheWiggles, follow them on Twitter via Twitter.com/TheWiggles, follow them on Instagram @thewiggles, and subscribe (it’s free) to The Wiggles Youtube channel youtube.com/thewiggles. Join in on the conversation using the hashtag #wigglescanadabigshow.
About The Wiggles
The Wiggles are the world’s most popular children’s entertainment group which formed in Sydney, Australia in 1991. Having performed for over 26 years, it’s now the case that children who once saw the fab four of fun are now bringing their children to enjoy the best in early childhood entertainment! The last year has seen The Wiggles confirmed (GFK charts) as the #1 selling children’s artist on DVD, the #1 children’s entertainment live concert attraction, awarded a record 13 ARIA (Australian Recording Industry Association) awards for the Best Children’s Album (making them the most awarded artist in any one category).