The Wiggles

The Wiggles

September 11, 2009 10:53 ET

Monkey See, Monkey Do, The Wiggles! Tour Is Coming To You!

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Sept. 11, 2009) -

THE WORLD'S #1 PRESCHOOL BAND SWINGS THEIR WAY INTO SCOTIABANK PLACE ON FRIDAY, OCT. 23 AT 3 & 6:30 p.m.

TICKETS FOR THE WIGGLES®

GO BANANAS LIVE! SHOW

IN OTTAWA ON SALE BEGINNING SEPT. 18

The most beloved family entertainment band in the world, The Wiggles, are setting out on their wildest adventure to date. The fab four from down under are back with a brand new live show. This spectacular musical extravaganza will showcase old favourites as well as their hit "Monkey Man," featuring Australian pop sensation Kylie Minogue from "The Wiggles Go Bananas" album. The Wiggles, Captain Feathersword, Dorothy the Dinosaur, Henry the Octopus, Wags the Dog and all the Wiggly Dancers invite their fans to join them as they "Go Bananas Live!" in Ottawa.

The Wiggling commences at Scotiabank Place on Friday, Oct. 23 for shows at 3 and 6:30 p.m.

Tickets for the Ottawa performances go on sale on Friday, Sept. 18 at noon, and can be purchased by visiting www.CapitalTickets.ca, by phone at 613-599-FANS (3267) or 1-877-788-FANS (3267); in person at The Sens Store at Rideau Centre and Place d'Orleans, any Ottawa Sports Experts location and at the Scotiabank Place box office. Tickets are $40, $30, $20 and $10. Prices include all taxes, but exclude CRF or services charges. For group ticket information, please call 613-599-0210 or email groupsales@scotiabankplace.com. Tickets purchased at the $40 level will see patrons seated in the "hot potato seats" and will include an exclusive Wiggles' giveaway.

Come and wiggle in the aisles as The Wiggles Go Bananas Live! Tour brings The Wiggles' highly interactive, fun and educational message to Ottawa. Audience participation features include:

- Having fun with your favourite wiggly pal as they sing and dance through the audience

- Start the fun at home by creating a Wiggles sign and/or dressing up as your favourite character

- Yelling "Wake up, Jeff!" whenever the loveable Purple Wiggle falls asleep onstage.

- Bringing roses, for dancing pal Dorothy the Dinosaur, and bones, for canine comedian Wags the Dog, that The Wiggles and Wiggly Dancers collect during the show

Children can have even more wiggly fun while they wait for the big day, as The Wiggles are proud to announce the launch of www.WiggleTime.com, their brand new virtual world for children. The site has been created specifically for preschoolers and their parents. WiggleTime.com provides toddlers with a safe and fun learning environment online. Parents can monitor their child's progress and have access to premium promotional offers, competitions, merchandise discounts and presale Wiggles tickets.

About The Wiggles

The Wiggles, the world's No. 1 pre-school entertainers, have performed more than 300 shows to more than 1.5 million fans since 2005 in the United States alone. The Wiggles perform greater than 200 shows annually across four continents. The Wiggles are seen on TV in more than 110 countries worldwide. Fans in Canada can catch The Wiggles weekdays on Treehouse. The Wiggles have sold more than 22.5 million videos and seven million CDs in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, Australia and New Zealand.

Contact Information

  • For artwork, interview requests or more information:
    Alicia McAllister
    Rob Bailey Communications
    201-760-0200 x105 / 973 464 1032 (after 6pm EST & weekends)
    Amcallister@rbcpr.com