Sunset's Barrowman to Launch U.K. Concert Tour in May 2009

News   Sunset's Barrowman to Launch U.K. Concert Tour in May 2009 Stage and screen star John Barrowman, whose Broadway credits include Sunset Boulevard and Putting It Together, will launch a U.K. concert tour May 11, 2009, at Sheffield City Hall.
John Barrowman
John Barrowman

The tour will feature songs from Barrowman's new CD, "Music Music Music," as well as tunes from his best-selling recording "Another Side." The 17-city tour will conclude June 1, 2009, at London's Royal Albert Hall.

About his previous sold-out tour and his forthcoming engagements, Barrowman said in a statement, "I had the time of my life doing [my last tour] — and I can't wait to get back out there again and perform songs from my new album. It's going to be a great show – I'm really excited about it."

The complete tour itinerary, according to Barrowman's website, follows:
May 11, 2009 at the Sheffield City Hall
May 12, 2009 at the Nottingham Royal Centre
May 14, 2009 at the Glasgow Royal Concert Hall
May 15, 2009 at the Newcastle City Hall
May 16, 2009 at the Oxford New Theatre
May 18, 2009 at Birmingham Symphony Hall
May 19, 2009 at the Liverpool Philharmonic
May 20, 2009 at Ipswich Regent
May 22, 2009 at Blackburn King George's Hall
May 23, 2009 at Cardiff Arena
May 24, 2009 at Portsmouth Guildhall
May 26, 2009 at Manchester Bridgewater Hall
May 27, 2009 at Harrogate Centre Auditorium
May 28, 2009 at Bournemouth Pavilion Centre
May 30, 2009 at Brighton Dome
May 31, 2009 at Plymouth Pavillions
June 1, 2009 at Royal Albert Hall

John Barrowman reprised his role as Billy Crocker in the National Theatre's production of Anything Goes at the Theatre Royal, Drury Lane. He originally played the role opposite Elaine Paige in 1989. On Broadway, the actor starred in the Stephen Sondheim revue Putting It Together and also made a guest appearance in the New York company of Sunset Boulevard, repeating his London role as Joe Gillis. Barrowman's other London theatrical credits include Grease!, The Phantom of the Opera, The Fix, Miss Saigon and Beauty and the Beast. He made his London pantomime debut in a production of Cinderella and was also seen in the film of "The Producers." He has also been a judge on several reality TV casting programs and can be seen in the BBC series "Dr. Who" and "Torchwood."

For more information visit www.johnbarrowman.com.