Andre Rieu and the Johann Strauss Orchestra Tour Additional Tickets Just Released
Tuesday 19th April 2011
- Doors Open:
£40.85, £66.38, £81.70 & £91.91
LEAVE HOME EARLY AND ARRIVE IN GOOD TIME
In normal circumstances with a sell out show the Arena and roads leading to the Arena are very busy. Also on this evening there is a
re-scheduled Newcastle v Manchester United game at St James Park, Kick Off 7.45pm. This will add significantly to the waiting times in traffic and restrict the amount of off street parking in the vicinity of the Arena.
It is recommended that you:
1. Park and Ride the Metro System wherever possible. The Arena in only 7- 8 mins walk from Central Station Metro Station.
2. Check Bus Transport to the vicinity of the Arena including last bus times. http://www.nexus.org.uk/bus or Traveline North East on 0871 2002233 may help.
By arriving early you will:
1. Importantly - Not miss the start of a spectacular show. Late comers will not be admitted until a suitable break in the performance.
2. Not inconvenience or spoil the enjoyment of others in the vicinity of your seats.
3. Be less stressed and more relaxed to enjoy what you want to be a good night out.
4. Be able to find seats, purchase refreshments / merchandise in a more relaxed situation.
5. Avoid longer queues to entry and services.
6. Have more chance of gaining an Arena Car Parking place or a space at the NCP car park near the Arena or off street parking.
7. If coming from outside the region why not make a day or ½ day of it by parking up early and visiting the many attractions of the City, Quayside etc.
Current timings are:
1. Arena Car Park Open from 9am. ALL CARS before 4pm £4
After 4pm £6. First come first served.
2. Arena doors open 6.15pm
3. Show commences 8pm PROMPT
Interval 9pm - 9.20pm
Finish 10.40pm approx after Encore
* Please note friends of ticket holders coming to collect them should note traffic may still be busy at the end of the Newcastle Match (approx 9.50pm)
Andre Rieu has confirmed that he will be returning to the UK & Ireland in April 2011 following the hugely disappointing postponement of his 2010 tour due to illness. The tour will commence Tuesday 19th April at the Metro Radio Arena Newcastle.
Recovering from his illness at his home in Maastricht, Andre said "I am so thrilled and excited to finally be able to play in the UK & Ireland in April. I look forward to the most amazing concerts! Thank you all for your support and love, it has been the best medicine for my recovery! See you in April!"
Tickets on sale now.
Fans of André Rieu, who have already purchased tickets to the 2010 shows, will automatically be transferred to the new date. Ticket holders unable to attend the new dates are asked to contact their point of purchase for a refund (refunds are available up to October 31st). All shows will commence at 8pm.