The stars of the Lionsgate-produced and distributed hit series “Nashville” played to three sold-out audiences at London’s Royal Albert Hall on Saturday and Sunday. Stars Clare Bowen, Chris Carmack, Charles Esten, Jonathan Jackson and Sam Palladio kicked off their second international tour on Friday, June 9 to sell-out audience in Birmingham.
“’Nashville In Concert’ delivered in spades yet again. The whole cast are all hugely talented – and it was clear that they and the audience were having the time of their lives. Here’s hoping they come back in 2018!” – Entertainment Focus (review of London’s Royal Albert Hall performance).
The stars are set to play for more audiences in England, Scotland, and Ireland during a second international tour throughout the month. Tour stops feature songs from the series as well as artists’ original material. Additional dates include: Brighton, Nottingham, Glasgow, Manchester, Dublin, and Belfast. All shows are on sale now with limited tickets still available. “Nashville” staged a sold-out tour in the UK and Ireland in 2016 as well.
Tickets for the Ireland shows are available at http://www.ticketmaster.ie.
To purchase tickets for the UK shows, go to www.ticketmaster.co.uk, www.gigsandtours.com and www.axs.com.
6/16 Glasgow The SSE Hydro
6/17 Manchester Manchester O2 Apollo – matinee and evening shows
*6/19 Dublin 3 Arena
*6/20 Belfast SSE Arena
*Sam Palladio included
The tour is produced by Opry Entertainment.
“Nashville” airs on six continents and 225 territories worldwide, including the United Kingdom. In its fifth season in the U.S., the series has been a record-breaker for CMT, where episodes have become the network’s most-watched original series telecasts ever. Since its debut, the show has inspired multiple “Music of Nashville” soundtracks as well as a Christmas album, collectively selling more than a million soundtracks and millions more single tracks to date. Season 5 of “Nashville” airs in the U.S. Thursday nights at 9pm CT on CMT.
About “Nashville” Now in its fifth season, the critically-acclaimed series “Nashville” is set against the backdrop of the city’s music scene and follows the personal and professional challenges as country music royalty including Rayna Jaymes, Juliette Barnes and Deacon Claybourne navigate their paths as artists and individuals. Surrounding them and often complicating their lives are their family, friends and, in some cases, lovers, as well as the up-and-coming performers and songwriters trying to get ahead in the business. Music City can mean so many things to different people. In “Nashville,” musicians and songwriters are at the heart of the storm driven by their own ambitions. Some are fueled by their creativity and passion for fame. Others struggle to cope with the pressures of success and doing everything in their power to stay on top.
“Nashville” stars Connie Britton as Rayna Jaymes, Hayden Panettiere as Juliette Barnes, Clare Bowen as Scarlett O’Connor, Chris Carmack as Will Lexington, Charles Esten as Deacon Claybourne, Jonathan Jackson as Avery Barkley, Sam Palladio as Gunnar Scott, Maisy Stella as Daphne Conrad and Lennon Stella as Maddie Conrad. “Nashville” is executive-produced by Marshall Herskovitz, Ed Zwick, Callie Khouri and Steve Buchanan. The series is produced by Lionsgate, ABC Studios, and Opry Entertainment.
About Opry Entertainment Opry Entertainment®, a division of Ryman Hospitality Properties (NYSE: RHP), is a producer of multi-media entertainment experiences with primary interests in location-based entertainment and television and stage production. Based in Nashville, Tennessee, its core business segments include the world-famous Grand Ole Opry®, the historic Ryman Auditorium®, and legendary radio station 650 AM-WSM.
About Lionsgate Lionsgate (NYSE: LGF.A, LGF.B) is a vertically integrated next generation global content leader with a diversified presence in motion picture production and distribution, television programming and syndication, premium pay television networks, home entertainment, global distribution and sales, interactive ventures and games and location-based entertainment.
With the acquisition of Starz, Lionsgate adds to its portfolio of businesses the flagship STARZ premium pay network serving 24.3 million subscribers and the STARZ ENCORE platform with 31 million subscribers. The combined company will operate five over-the-top (OTT) streaming services and the STARZ app delivering content directly to consumers.
The Company’s feature film business spans eight labels and includes the blockbuster Hunger Games franchise, the Now You See Me and John Wick series, the critically-acclaimed box office hit La La Land, which earned a record-tying 14 Academy Award® nominations, Hacksaw Ridge, Tyler Perry’s Boo! A Madea Halloween, CBS Films/Lionsgate’s Hell or High Water, Roadside Attractions’ Manchester by the Sea, Codeblack Films’ breakout concert film Kevin Hart: Let Me Explain and Pantelion Films’ Instructions Not Included, the highest-grossing Spanish-language film ever released in the U.S.
One of the largest independent television businesses in the world, Lionsgate’s slate of premium quality series encompasses nearly 90 shows on more than 40 different networks. These include the ground-breaking Orange is the New Black, the fan favorite Nashville, the syndication success The Wendy Williams Show, the hit drama The Royals, the acclaimed Casual, the breakout success Greenleaf and hit STARZ series including Outlander, Black Sails, Survivor’s Remorse and Power, the second highest-rated premium pay television series of 2016.
Lionsgate’s home entertainment business is an industry leader in box office-to-DVD and box office-to-VOD revenue conversion rates. Lionsgate handles a prestigious and prolific library of more than 16,000 motion picture and television titles that is an important source of recurring revenue and serves as a foundation for the growth of the Company’s core businesses. The Lionsgate, Summit Entertainment and Starz brands are synonymous with original, daring, quality entertainment in markets around the world. www.lionsgate.comhttps://www.countryschatter.com/2017/06/nashville-sell-out-first-weekend-of-international-tour-limited-tickets-remaining-for-glasgow-and-manchester/Concert InfoPress ReleaseTours"nashville"Lionsgate,charles esten,chris Carmack,Jonathan Jackson,Opry Entertainment,Sam Palladio,SClare Bowen