Mar 21, 2016

Peppa Pig Live! Coming to DPAC September 27

March 21, 2016 (Durham, NC)  Due to popular demand, Peppa Pig’s Big Splash ( is adding 31 additional cities, extending the brand’s first-ever U.S. tour through fall 2016. The Peppa Pig stage show is based on Entertainment One’s (eOne) top-rated TV series which airs daily on Nick Jr. The U.S. tour has sold 200,000 tickets to date with some venues completely selling out. From coast-to-coast the fun-filled show has been giving young fans an unforgettable first live theater experience and the fall tour will kick off in Greenvale, NY at Tilles Center for the Arts on September 14 and return to DPAC on September 27, 2016.   DPAC’s Peppa Pig Live! show scheduled on April 7, 2016 sold out quickly and Peppa fans can expect this show to follow suit.

Tickets go on sale Friday, March 25 at 10a.m.:

  • Online at
  • The Ticket Center at DPAC: 919.680.2787, 123 Vivian Street, Durham, NC
  • / Ticketmaster Charge by phone at 800.745.3000

Citi® Cardmember and Facebook presale tickets as well as VIP packages that include a meet and greet, will be available starting Wednesday, March 23 at 10:00 a.m. (local time). Citi® Cardmember Preferred Tickets and general public tickets go on sale beginning Friday, March 25 at 10:00 a.m. (local time).

“Peppa has brought all her friends and family to North America in a very unique production for preschoolers and their families,” said Jonathan Shank, Executive Producer, Red Light Management. “The live show has fans literally singing and dancing in the aisles, and, of course, jumping in muddy puddles!”

Peppa Pig’s Big Splash is a high-quality, vibrant show that brings Peppa Pig to life on stage, giving families the opportunity to engage with their favorite character like never before,” said Joan Grasso, VP, Licensing – North America, eOne Family.

Based on eOne’s popular Peppa Pig television series, Peppa Pig’s Big Splash is a fully immersive musical production featuring a dozen familiar and original songs, as well as a sing-a-long.

In Peppa Pig’s Big Splash, the nursery roof is leaking and Peppa and her friends need to fix it quickly. They set up a fair to raise money so Mr. Bull can do the repairs. There’s plenty of fun to be had as Peppa, George, Mummy and Daddy Pig, along with Danny Dog, Pedro Pony and Suzy Sheep work together to organize an exciting day out complete with a Champion Puddle Jumping competition judged by Mr. Potato, where everyone gets wet! An interactive experience full of singing, dancing, games, and muddy puddles, Peppa Pig’s Big Splash is a guaranteed blast for the whole family.

Peppa Pig has been steadily winning over children and families around the globe. The series is a top-rated show on Nick Jr. for kids ages 2-5 reaching 76 million households daily. The brand’s extremely popular apps, toys and other consumer products, as well as its strong presence on social media, help make the Peppa Pig property a powerhouse worldwide.

For more information about Peppa Pig, please visit, Facebook and Twitter.

New tour dates include:

September 14

Greenvale, NY

Tilles Center for the Arts

September 15

Syracuse, NY

Crouse-Hinds Theatre at John H. Mulroy CC at Oncenter

September 16

Binghamton, NY

The Forum Theatre

September 17

Morristown, NJ

Mayo Performing Arts Center

September 18

New Brunswick, NJ

State Theatre

September 21

Portland, ME

Merrill Auditorium at City Hall

September 22

Orono, ME

Collins Center For The Arts

September 23

Waterbury, CT

The Palace Theater

September 24

Kingston, NY

Ulster Performing Arts Center

September 25

Williamsport, PA

Williamsport Community Arts Center

September 27

Durham, NC


September 29

Charleston, WV

Clay Center for Arts & Sciences

September 30

Norfolk, VA

Chrysler Hall Theatre

October 1

Roanoke, VA

Berglund Performing Arts Theatre

October 2

Charlotte, NC

Belk Theater at North Carolina Blumenthal PAC

October 4

Savannah, GA

Johnny Mercer Theater - Savannah Civic Center

October 5

Chattanooga, TN

Tivoli Theatre

October 6

Asheville, NC

Thomas Wolfe Auditorium

October 7

Columbia, SC

Township Auditorium

October 8

Richmond, KY

Eastern Kentucky University - EKU Center for the Arts

October 9

Columbus, OH

Palace Theatre

October 11

South Bend, IN

Morris Performing Arts Center

October 13

Joliet, IL

Rialto Square Theatre

October 14

Merrillville, IN

Star Plaza Theatre

October 15

Appleton, WI

Fox Cities Performing Arts Center

October 16

Waukegan, IL

Genesee Theatre

October 18

Lincoln, NE

Lied Center for Performing Arts

October 20

Davenport, IA

Adler Theatre

October 21

Bowling Green, KY

Southern Kentucky Performing Arts Center

October 22

Memphis, TN

Orpheum Theatre

October 23

Augusta, GA

Bell Auditorium

Show Credits:

  • Directed by Richard Lewis
  • Composer Mani Svavarsson
  • Matt Lewis is lyricist
  • Simon Scullion is designer
  • Andy Booth is music director
  • Produced by Red Light Management, Fiery Angel and eOne

About Entertainment One

Entertainment One Ltd. (LSE:ETO) is a leading international entertainment company that specializes in the acquisition, production and distribution of film and television content.  The company’s comprehensive network extends around the globe including Canada, the U.S., the UK, Ireland, Spain, Benelux, France, Germany, Scandinavia, Australia, New Zealand and South Africa.  Through established Film and Television divisions, the company provides extensive expertise in film distribution, television and music production, family programming, merchandising and licensing, and digital content. Its current rights library is exploited across all media formats and includes more than 40,000 film and television titles, 4,500 hours of television programming and 45,000 music tracks.