London, 18th, April, 2017— Channel 5 today announced that the newest Milkshake! Live show, Milkshake! Live, The Magic Story Book, will embark on a nationwide tour beginning on 26th May at Edmonton Millfield Theatre, London. Tickets are available here. Fans can also find out more on the show at facebook.com/milkshakelive/.
“We cannot wait to be back touring the country with our brand-new show, The Magic Storybook,” said Milkshake Presenter and Show Director Derek Moran, “It’s a magical show full of audience participation. The Milkshake audience will love the classic fairytale storylines, the songs and seeing lots of their favourite Milkshake! characters live on stage"
Milkshake! Live, The Magic Storybook, stars Milkshake! favourites Bob the Builder, Little Princess, Noddy, Toyland Detective, Fireman Sam, Shimmer and Shine, Pip Ahoy!, Winnie and Wilbur, Wissper as well as Milkshake!’s very own Milkshake! Monkey and two Milkshake! presenters at every show. The show will take audiences on a journey through their favourite fairy tales featuring much-loved stories that will be familiar to everyone – young and old. With music, singing and dancing, Milkshake! Live, The Magic Storybook is the fourth nationwide live tour from Channel 5’s Milkshake! The tour will run until October this year with additional dates set to be announced for 2018.
“It’s incredibly important that we are able to take Milkshake!to our audiences around the UK so that everyone can have the opportunity to experience the brand in an immersive way,” said Sarah Muller, Head of Children’s, Channel 5. “Through our live tours, we can give families a Milkshake event that they won’t find anywhere else, one where they can meet their favourite characters and presenters whilst enjoying a brilliant family day out.”
UK families can find out more about Milkshake! Live, The Magic Storybook by visiting milkshake.tv/milkshakelive or facebook.com/milkshakelive/ or by following the tour on twitter @milkshaketour or Instagram @milkshakelive.
Channel 5’s Milkshake is home to some of the world’s favourite preschool characters.There is a range of stimulating and engaging programmes that include strong story led animation, genuine documentaries for pre-schoolers and presenter led high quality musical entertainment.2016 saw Milkshake achieve its strongest year to date amongst Children, 4-9s, HWKs and HWKs 0-3. Milkshake was the number one breakfast destination (6-9am) for Children and 4-9s in 2016. Channel 5 broadcasts 24 hours of children's programmes every week.Milkshake is on air from 0600 - 0915 every weekday and 0600 - 10.00 on Saturday and Sunday.For further information visit www.milkshake.tv
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