"Glee Live! In Concert!" Launches European Tour in Manchester June 22

News   "Glee Live! In Concert!" Launches European Tour in Manchester June 22
 
The European tour of the Golden Globe Award-winning series "Glee," with Lea Michele, Cory Monteith, Amber Riley and Chris Colfer in tow, begins performances June 22 in Manchester, England.

Following a run through June 22 in Manchester, "Glee Live! In Concert!" will play London's O2 Arena June 25-30, followed by Dublin's O2 Arena July 2-3.

The tour features Michele (Rachel), Monteith (Finn), Riley (Mercedes), Colfer (Kurt), Kevin McHale (Artie), Jenna Ushkowitz (Tina), Mark Salling (Puck), Dianna Agron (Quinn), Naya Rivera (Santana), Heather Morris (Brittany), Harry Shum, Jr. (Mike), Chord Overstreet (Sam) and Darren Criss (Blaine).

Also performing are the Dalton Academy Warblers (who famously redid Katy Perry's "Teenage Dream") and actress Ashley Fink (Lauren Zizes).

As previously reported, Twentieth Century Fox Television and Twentieth Century Fox Film have partnered to present "Glee Live! 3D!," a film of the U.S. summer concert tour, which will play a limited two-week release in cinemas worldwide beginning Aug. 12. Kevin Tancharoen, who directed the remake of the hit film "Fame," will direct.

"Glee" creator Ryan Murphy conceived the live event, which features songs from both seasons of "Glee," including "Empire State of Mind," "Toxic," "My Life Would Suck Without You," "It’s My Life" and "Don’t Stop Believin'." Previous U.S. concerts featured a set suggesting McKinley High School.  For tickets, phone (800) 745-3000 or visit Ticketmaster.

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The FOX comedy "Glee," packed with pop songs and show music, continued to draw starry guests and dominate in the ratings.  A European concert tour featuring the cast is planned.
The FOX comedy "Glee," packed with pop songs and show music, continued to draw starry guests and dominate in the ratings. A European concert tour featuring the cast is planned. Miranda Penn Turin/FOX
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