While many movie fans likely know Jackman for his major film roles especially in the X-Men franchise, his star turns as P. T. Barnum in The Greatest Showman and Jean Valjean in Les Misérables spotlighted that singing prowess that musical fans have been aware of for years.
Actor Hugh Jackman has announced his debut world tour, performing songs from The Greatest Showman live for the first time.
Tickets for the gig go on sale on Friday, December 7 at 9am from the usual Ticketmaster outlets. The Show., will see Jackman perform four dates in the United Kingdom in spring 2019, as well as eight further dates across Europe and 22 in North America, closing with two concerts at the Hollywood Bowl. A man so talented, he might very well be a mutant, Jackman has also released several albums of Broadway standards.More news: Canada Post Back-To-Work Legislation Introduced To End CUPW Strike
The tour starts in Europe, officially kicking off in Hamburg, Germany, on May 13, 2019, and comes to the Gila River Arena in Glendale on Sunday, July 14, 2019.
Jackman will perform songs from these musicals on the tour, which will visit Manchester on 24 May, Birmingham on 27 May and London on 2 and 3 June. So a show featuring Les Miserables' One Day More, The Boy From Oz's I Go to Rio and The Greatest Showman's title track and A Million Dreams?