Glee tour coming to UK
The cast of Glee will performing hits from the show in the UK next year, it has been announced.The smash hit comedy drama from America will be touring Europe next year, have announced that they will be coming to two UK venues in 2011. The cast will sing hits from the show at the M.E.N Arena in Manchester, and two dates at the O2 Arena in London. The first concert in Manchester is for 22nd June 2011. Full details of the show, and to obtain tickets can be found at link below.
Glee has been one of the breakout hits from America in the past year. In the UK, the show is screened on digital channel E4, attracting high ratings for the channel. Series 2 is currently being screened in America on FOX, and will be back on UK screens in January 2011. Glee co-creator Ryan Murphy has said that the tour is a way of thanking then fans for “embracing our little show”.
The cast of Glee have already completed a successful tour in America, performing hits seen on the show. Many of the songs have gone on to make it into the UK Top 40 singles chart, as viewers flock to buy songs that have just aired on television. Fans of the show in Ireland will also have a chance to see the cast perform, with dates planned for the beginning of July 2011.