GARY Barlow is set to play a solo show in Blackpool early in the New Year.
The Take That star and X Factor judge will hit the stage of the Opera House at the Winter Gardens on Friday, January 4.
It will be Gary’s first solo tour since Take That reformed six years ago and went on to have massive success – playing to millions of fans and releasing three chart-topping albums.
The Blackpool date is one of 16 shows Gary will be playing – starting on November 13 in Bournemouth.
Tickets – priced at £35, £45, £55 – go on general sale from Friday at 10am. Members of the Gary Barlow fan Club can buy their ‘pre-sale’ tickets from at 9.30am.
To get your tickets either go to the website www.blackpoollive.com, or www.gigsandtours.com or www.ticketmaster.co.uk or by calling 0844 856 1111.
Tickets are NOT available at the Winter Gardens Box Office, so please do not queue up.
The full tour is: Bournemouth International Centre (November 13); Plymouth Pavilions (November 14); Edinburgh Playhouse (November 21); Nottingham Royal Concert Hall (November 22); London Royal Albert Hall (November 27); Sheffield City Hall (November 28); Manchester O2 Apollo (December 6); Manchester Bridgewater Hall (December 7); Newcastle City Hall (December 28); Wolverhampton Civic Hall (December 30); Oxford New Theatre (December 31); Liverpool Philharmonic Hall (January 2); Blackpool Opera House (January 4); Cardiff St David’s Hall (January 5); Dublin The Olympia (January 7); Belfast The Waterfront (January 8).
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