The 50-year-old actor will perform ‘The Man. The Music. The Show’ for multiple dates across Europe and the UK, before he heads to the USA for shows in the likes of
Hugh will perform tracks from The Greatest Showman, Les Misérables and more from Broadway and films, accompanied by a live orchestra.
He really IS the Greatest Showman! Hugh Jackman has announced his first world tour featuring music from Les Misérables, Broadway and Hollywood
In the UK, Hugh will perform at Manchester Arena on Friday, May 24 and then onto Birmingham Resorts World Arena on May 27.
After a show at the 3Arena in Dublin, Ireland on May 30, he will return to Britain for two shows at London’s famous O2 Arena on June 2 and June 3.
The world tour kicks off on May 13 at the Barclaycard Arena in Hamburg, followed by shows at the Mercedes-Benz Arena in Berlin, the Lanxess Arena in Cologne and the Ziggo Dome in Amsterdam.
All singing, all dancing! Hugh will perform tracks from The Greatest Showman, Les Misérables (pictured) and more from Broadway and films, accompanied by a live orchestra
There are also shows in Hallenstadion, Zurich, the SAP Arena in Mannheim and the AccorHotels Arena in Paris, France.
Back in the United States, Hugh will perform over 20 shows across the length and breadth of the country, in what promises to be an exciting show.
Tickets for the UK shows go on sale at 9am on Friday 7 December at
The Australian actor, 50, first announced the tour during an appearance on the U.S. Today show on Thursday.
‘This is a dream come true for me,’ he said.
‘I’ve done it in Australia and now I’m going to go around the world. I’m going to cities all over America, we’re going to Europe, we’re going to the UK, we’re going back to Australia and New Zealand. I’m singing, I’m dancing, I’m telling stories.’
The secret’s out! The Australian actor, 50, first announced the tour during an appearance on the U.S. Today show on Thursday
The Wolverine star said the show would be a highlight reel of his life and career, and include special guests on stage – as well as a few surprises.
He continued: ‘I’m on the back nine of my life now, this is about the front nine – the best parts of the front nine. I’m going to sing stuff from The Greatest Showman, from Les Misérables, stuff I’ve done on Broadway, stuff that I auditioned for that I didn’t get cast for.’
Promising an unforgettable experience, Hugh added: ‘I love going to a concert where I feel something happens that night that could only happen that night. So I try to keep it loose – I’m just gonna have a party.’
Hugh also confirmed that his wife Deborra-lee Furness, 62, and their children Oscar, 18, and Ava, 13, will be joining him on the road.
‘I’m just gonna have a party’: The Wolverine star said the show would be a highlight reel of his life and career, and include special guests on stage – as well as a few surprises
HUGH JACKMAN – TOUR DATES
May 13 – Barclaycard Arena, Hamburg
May 14 – Mercedes-Benz Arena, Berlin
May 16 – Lanxess Arena, Cologne
May 17 – Ziggo Dome, Amsterdam
May 19 – Hallenstadion, Zurich
May 21 – SAP Arena, Mannheim
May 22 – AccorHotels Arena, Paris
May 24 – Manchester Arena, Manchester
May 27 – Birmingham Resorts World Arena, Birmingham
May 30 – 3Arena, Dublin
June 2 – The O2 Arena, London
June 3 – The O2 Arena, London
June 18 – Toyota Center, Houston
June 19 – American Airlines Center, Dallas
June 21 – United Center, Chicago
June 22 – Xcel Energy Center, St. Paul
June 24 – Little Caesars Arena, Detroit
June 25 – Scotiabank Arena, Toronto
June 27 – TD Garden, Boston
June 28 – Madison Square Garden, New York City
June 29 – Madison Square Garden, New York City
June 30 – Wells Fargo Center, Philadelphia
July 1 – Capital One Arena, Washington, D.C.
July 3 – State Farm Arena, Atlanta
July 5 – Amalie Arena, Tampa
July 6 – BB&T Center, Sunrise
July 10 – Pepsi Center, Denver
July 11 – Vivint Smart Home Arena, Salt Lake City
July 13 – MGM Grand Garden Arena, Las Vegas
July 14 – Gila River Arena, Glendale
July 16 – Valley View Casino Center, San Diego
July 17 – SAP Center at San Jose, San Jose
July 19 – Hollywood Bowl, Los Angeles
July 20 – Hollywood Bowl, Los Angeles