“The band that rocks the cradle”- The New York Times
Worcester, MA (PRWEB) June 20, 2014
The all-new live show THE WIGGLES “READY, STEADY, WIGGLE”® will come to The Hanover Theatre for the Performing Arts in Worcester for one performance on Wednesday, September 24, 2014 at 6:30PM. Tickets are on sale today at 10AM and can be purchased online at TheHanoverTheatre.org, by phone at 877.571.SHOW (7469), or at The Hanover Theatre box office located at 2 Southbridge Street in downtown Worcester.
After years of captivating children from around the globe, the number one children’s entertainment group, The Wiggles, are bringing their “catchy brand of preschool pop” (Chicago Tribune) back to North American audiences. This fall, “the band that rocks the cradle” (The New York Times) will delight families across the country in support of their new CD and DVD, “Apples and Bananas” (available August 26), as well as a new season of their hit television show airing on Sprout.
Founding member Anthony Field (Blue Wiggle) along with Emma Watkins (Yellow Wiggle), Simon Pryce (Red Wiggle) and Lachlan Gillespie (Purple Wiggle) will be joined on stage by the lovable Dorothy the Dinosaur, Captain Feathersword, Wags the Dog and Henry the Octopus for a wiggly good time! The Aussie Fab Four will treat North American audiences to new music from “Apples and Bananas,” a collection of classic nursery rhymes such as "This Old Man" and "The Wheels on the Bus," as well as old favorites including “Hot Potato”, “Rock-A-Bye Your Bear”, “Do The Propeller” and “Get Ready to Wiggle.”
Don’t miss your chance to see the “forever-young” (Detroit Free Press) quartet enchant legions of fans with a Wiggly dose of singing and dancing designed to educate and inspire healthy choices in children.
Tickets to THE WIGGLES “READY, STEADY, WIGGLE” are $29.50 and $39.50* with a 10% discount available to members of The Hanover Theatre, groups of 10 or more, and WOO Card holders. Tickets are available online at TheHanoverTheatre.org, by phone at 877.571.SHOW (7469), or at The Hanover Theatre box office located at 2 Southbridge Street in downtown Worcester.
About The Hanover Theatre
The Hanover Theatre continues to draw over 170,000 patrons annually with world-class performances and headlining acts including Broadway hits (“Les Misérables,” “Mary Poppins,” “Jersey Boys”); comedians (Steve Martin, George Carlin, Bill Cosby); musical acts (Neil Young, Aretha Franklin, The Moody Blues, Diana Ross); and everything in between (“A Christmas Carol,” Maya Angelou, Rudy Giuliani, “Alvin Ailey American Dance Theatre”). Ranked by POLLSTAR as one of the top 15 theatres in the world, the theatre opened in March of 2008, following a $32 million historic renovation. Over the last six seasons, the theatre has established its place as a world-class performing arts venue, acting as a catalyst for the economic development of downtown Worcester. For more information, visit TheHanoverTheatre.org. Worcester Center for the Performing Arts, a registered not-for-profit 501(c)(3) organization, owns and operates The Hanover Theatre for the Performing Arts. All donations are tax deductible to the fullest extent allowed by law.
About The Wiggles
After more than 24 years of performing, The Wiggles are the world’s #1 children’s entertainment group. With seven million albums, 23 million DVDs and eight million books sold, The Wiggles have performed to millions of fans across the globe. Since releasing their self-titled album in 1991 the group has wiggled its way to worldwide fame. More than 50 CD and DVD releases later, they have earned 17 x gold, 12 x platinum, three-time double-platinum, 10 x multi-platinum awards for their music and DVD sales and winning 11 x ARIA Awards (Australian Recording Industry Association) for Best Children’s Album (making ARIA history as the most awarded ARIA winner in the one category.) North American fans can catch The Wiggles daily on Sprout in the U.S and Treehouse in Canada. You can also follow the gang on Twitter via Twitter.com/TheWiggles or become a fan of their official Facebook page Facebook.com/TheWiggles.
*Ticket prices are subject to change without notice.
5W Public Relations