***This show has been postponed. To maintain this Facebook event for you, false dates are currently shown – please look out for an update from your ticket agent for confirmed dates.***
Due to recent announcements by the Australian and New Zealand Governments restricting mass gatherings Ben Elton’s “Live 2020” Australia and New Zealand Tour is being rescheduled for March/April 2021.
We thank you for your understanding as we work to reschedule the tour and an announcement about the new show dates will be made at the earliest opportunity.
We request that you retain your tickets as all existing tickets will remain valid for the rescheduled shows held in the same venues without the need for exchange.
For any further ticket inquiries please reach out to your point of purchase, or visit: http://bit.ly/ToursLiveNationAU
UK Comedy legend Ben Elton to tour Australia after 15 years! Fresh of the back of a sold-out, 75 date UK tour, Ben will come to Perth, Adelaide, Sydney, Melbourne, Canberra, Newcastle and Brisbane.
As Ben says: "The last time I toured I was still smarter than my phone. Things have definitely taken a funny turn."
Don’t miss out!
Ticket, Tour and VIP info ? http://bit.ly/BenEltonAU
Presale ?Wed 4 Dec, 11am
On Sale ?Thu 5 Dec, 12pm
Ben Elton exploded onto the comedy scene more than 30 years ago, hosting Channel 4’s groundbreaking Saturday Live. Since then Elton has achieved huge success as a stand-up comic, author, playwright, actor and director. He's written television shows such as The Young Ones, Blackadder, The Thin Blue Line, Mr Bean and many more, as well writing and directing two feature films: 2000’s Maybe Baby and 2017’s Australian-made Three Summers.
A highly respected author, Elton has published 16 best-selling novels, six of which became number one bestsellers. Elton is also widely known for his writing for the stage which includes three smash-hit West End plays and the global phenomenon We Will Rock You based on the music of British rock legends Queen.
A serial award winner, he has won three BAFTAs, two Laurence Olivier Awards, The Royal Television Society Writer’s Award, The Golden Dagger UK Crime Writer of the Year Award, The Critics Circle Award for Best Musical and the Eurovision Golden Rose D’Or Lifetime Achievement Award.