Hugh Jackman announces his first ever UK tour for 2019 - here's how to get tickets

30 November 2018, 11:20

Hugh Jackman
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By Tom Eames

He's one of the world's best entertainers, and he's coming to the UK next year!

Hugh Jackman has announced plans for a world tour in 2019, including four UK dates in May and June.

The Oscar-nominated actor and singer will host The Man. The Music. The Show., which will see him performing hit songs from The Greatest Showman, Les Miserables and other classic Broadway and film tunes, accompanied by a live orchestra.

Tickets go on sale at 9am on Friday, December 7, and will be available at

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The dates are:

Friday, May 24: Manchester Arena
Monday, May 27: Birmingham Resorts World Arena
Sunday, June 2: The O2 Arena, London
Monday, June 3: The O2 Arena, London

Hugh Jackman is best known for playing Wolverine in the X-Men movies, his Oscar-nominated performance as Jean Valjean in Les Misérables, and as PT Barnum in The Greatest Showman, among many others.