Ant and Dec are taking their Takeaway show on a live tour and we have tickets to be won to see them at Sheffield’s Motorpoint Arena on Tuesday, September 2, 2014, writes Graham Walker.
Tickets for the family fun show, which will follow the format of their TV hit Saturday Night Takeaway, go on sale on Friday, November 8, at 9am.
It will be packed with special guests, pranks, challenges and prizes. For a chance to win a pair of tickets, box office links and to hear our chat with Ant and Dec, read on.
The 16-date tour will see TV’s best loved double act travelling the length and breadth of the country to the UK’s biggest arenas and will give people the chance to experience Takeaway live on stage.
The TV series, which recently attracted over eight million viewers, has gone from strength to strength, running for nine series and picking up every TV award.
After a break in 2010 the show returned for its 10th series this year to hit ratings and accolade with over 8 million people tuning in each week.
The show will be a co-production between James Grant Live/Ant & Dec and ITV Studios. The tour is being promoted by SJM Concerts.
Paul Kanareck, Director of Brands at ITV said: “We are thrilled to be working with James Grant Live to produce the first ever Ant and Dec Tour.
“Taking Saturday Night Takeaway on the road will be a real treat for the many millions of fans and viewers of the ITV show, and we are thrilled that ITV’s Brand Extensions team in partnership with James Grant Live will bring this to life next year.”
Rob Ballantine, Director at SJM Concerts said: “We are delighted to announce that the Nations favourite TV personalities are giving the public the chance they’ve been craving, to experience Ant and Dec live for the very first time.
Tickets for Sheffield will be available from Friday, November 8, at 9am, in person from the Motorpoint Arena Box Office, call 0114 256 5656 or book online at www.motorpointarenasheffield.co.uk. For all venues visit www.gigsandtours.com and www.ticketmaster.co.uk, call 0844 811 0051 and 0844 826 2826. Also visit The Star’s official entertainments and listings web site, where you will find thousands of other things to do, at www.wow247.co.uk.
FULL TOUR DATES:
August 2014: Wed 6th, Cardiff Motorpoint Arena; Sat 9th, Birmingham LG Arena, Sun 10th, Birmingham LG Arena (matinee and evening show); Tue 12th, Leeds First Direct Arena; Fri 15th, Manchester Phones 4u Arena; Sat 16th, Manchester Phones 4u Arena (matinee and evening show); Tues 19th, Nottingham Capital FM Arena; Fri 22nd, Belfast Odyssey; Tues 26th, Glasgow The SSE Hydro; Fri 29th, London The O2; Sat 30th, London The O2 (matinee and evening show).
September: Tues 2nd, Sheffield Motorpoint Arena; Fri 5th, Newcastle Metro Radio Arena; Sat 6th, Newcastle Metro Radio Arena (matinee and evening show); Tues 9th, Liverpool Echo Arena; Fri 12th, London Wembley Arena.
WIN A PAIR OF TICKETS
For your chance to win a pair ofd tickets, for the show in Sheffield, enter our free draw by post or Twitter.
Post your details to Ant and Dec Takeaway Competition, StarCompADT, Graham Walker, The Star, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S1 1PU.
Or follow digital editor Graham Walker on Twitter @GW1962 and tweet him with #StarCompADT.
Deadline is Thursday, November 7, 2013, 10am. Usual SNL rules and data terms below.
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