Cartoon Network Live Coming To South Africa June And July 2018
Cartoon Network’s live stage show – Cartoon Network Live! Heroes Unite will be continuing its Europe, Middle East and Africa tour later this year, the tour’s next stop will be in South Africa in June/July 2018. The stage show will be in Cape Town at the Grand Arena located at the GrandWest Casino and Entertainment World complex from Tuesday 26th June until Sunday 1st July and at Montecasino in Johannesberg from Tuesday 3rd July to Sunday 15th July.
Cartoon Network Live! will feature characters from Ben 10, The Amazing World of Gumball and The Powerpuff Girls. The live stage production follows the story of a scientist named Kelvin Gizmo, who takes the audience into the world of Cartoon Network which is under-threat by an evil robot named Zarr, the live performance will take its audience to Elmore, Townsville and the Land of Ooo where Kelvin will team up with Cartoon Network’s heroes to stop Zarr’s evil plans.
More info about Cartoon Network Live! on the link below:
Daisy And Ollie Live Show At Manchester’s Winter Wonderland 2017
Cartoonito UK’s Daisy and Ollie are appearing in their very own live stage show at Manchester’s Winter Wonderland Christmas theme park this year. Winter Wonderland Manchester is the UK’s largest indoor Christmas theme park, with rides, live shows and of course, Santa. The theme park will be open until New Year’s Day (1st January). The producers of Daisy and Ollie – CHF Media Group are currently running a competition for a chance to win a Winter Wonderland family ticket to see Daisy and Ollie’s live show, to enter the competition, either retweet the embedded tweet or like and share the embedded Facebook post below.
Daisy and Ollie is an animated pre-school show exclusive to Cartoonito UK, the show is about two inquisitive young children named Daisy and Ollie, with the help of Daisy’s dad and their two toy friends – Boo the Monkey and Whizzy the Robot, they find out the answers to their many questions.
Competition ends Wednesday 20th December, entrants must be aged 18 and over, full terms and conditions can be viewed on the link below:
More Information About Cartoon Network Live Stage Show Tour
The website for Cartoon Network’s interactive live stage show tour – Cartoon Network Live! (http://www.cartoonnetworklive.com) is now open to the public ahead of the show’s world premiere at du Forum, Yas Island in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. In Abu Dhabi, the show will run from Wednesday 11th October to Saturday 14th October. On the website, there’s more information about the show, including the character bios and there’s also a video preview too. Cartoon Network Live! is Cartoon Network’s first ever touring live show, where the animated stars of the channel get together for one amazing crossover with an original story.
The show will feature Ben 10 characters including the alien battling hero himself – Ben Tennyson, his sister – Gwen, the creepy clown villain from the show – Zombozo and the Omnitrix alien – Heatblast. Also joining along the Ben 10 characters are three other famous heroes from the channel – The Powerpuff Girls – Blossom, Bubbles and Buttercup, also with their creator and father – Professor Utonium. Also, tagging along is the mischievous blue cat who always gets into mishaps – Gumball, also his goldfish brother – Darwin and clever-clogs sister – Anais. A special Cartoon Network stage tour can never be complete without Adventure Time, the show’s heroes Finn and Jake will be performing on stage alongside the ruler of the Candy Kingdom – Princess Bubblegum.
In Cartoon Network Live! Kelvin Gizmo, teenager and scientist extraordinaire, transports the audience into the world of Cartoon Network which is under threat of Zarr, the evil robot. Locations include Adventure Time’s Land of Ooo, the city of Townsville in The Powerpuff Girls and The Amazing World of Gumball’s Elmore. Kelvin, the heroes of Cartoon Network and the audience must work together to stop Zarr and his evil plans.
The show features a professional cast and crew including the award winning creative director – Bart Doerfler and Disney live show costume designer – Cynthia Nordstrom. Playing the role of the show’s hero – Kelvin Gizmo is the American stage actor – Michael J. Austin, who has performed on several live stage productions including The Full Monty, Chicago, Peter Pan and Madagascar Live. Playing the role of the show’s villain – Zarr, is British actor and longtime Cartoon Network fan – Harrison Spiers. Harrison has performed in live shows such as Avenue Q, Happy Days: A New Musical, Aliens Love Underpants and The Cat In The Hat. The show’s cast also includes: Laura Hudson (USA), Frankie Marcello (UK), Jo Matcham (UK), Nick Pack (UK), Ashley Pekrul (USA), Louis Rayneau (UK), Jaylaa Speed (UK) and Adam Tipping (UK).
Cartoon Network Live! is organised by Live Nation Middle East and Cartoon Network and is planned to tour various cities in the Europe, Middle East and Africa region, with Riyadh and Jeddah in Saudi Arabia named as the next two locations on the tour, more locations will be announced soon. The first performance in Abu Dhabi has already sold out, but there’s still five showings with seats available. Tickets start from 75 AED (£15.16 GBP, €17.24 EUR, $20.42 USD*) with the most expensive VIP ticket costing 500 AED (£101.03 GBP, €114.89 EUR, $136.13 USD*). Tickets are now available on http://www.ticketmaster.ae.