Thu, Mar 30
YouTube Star Dan TDM coming to DPAC on June 18, 2017
DOUBLES DOWN ON NORTH AMERICAN TOUR
INCLUDING A STOP AT DPAC ON JUNE 18
– 21 Shows Added After Over 22 Shows Sell Out –
DURHAM, NC (March 30, 2017) Due to overwhelming demand, Dan TDM, one of the world’s biggest YouTube creators, has added 21 additional shows to his North American tour. The second leg expands the tour to 51 performances, and will run throughout the summer visiting cities including Durham, Charlotte, Nashville, Orlando, and San Diego. Promoted by Live Nation, Dan TDM On Tour was created and produced by Endemol Shine UK, part of Endemol Shine Group. The tour, which features the YouTube star and his digital friends, sold out 22 shows from its first leg. Dan TDM will play DPAC on June 18.
Tickets go on sale on Friday, March 31 at 10a.m.:
- Online at DPACnc.com
- The Ticket Center at DPAC: 919.680.2787, 123 Vivian Street, Durham, NC
- Ticketmaster.com / Ticketmaster Charge by phone at 800.745.3000
Dan TDM is a household name for young families across the globe and now Dan can be seen…in real life! Having already sold out 32 shows across the UK and 4 shows at the iconic Sydney Opera House, the show takes families on a journey through the digital world as Dan, his online and real life friends and maybe even a few audience members try and save the day, solving puzzles and playing games as they go. See Dan live in action with his pugs, Dr Trayaurus, Craig the Mailman and lots of other well-loved friends, for an amazing Diamond Minecart adventure!
With more than 16.5 million subscribers and nearly 10 billion views across his two award-winning YouTube channels, Dan TDM is one of the most revered members of the online community! Adored by fans across the globe, British gamer Dan Middleton is a happily married Pug enthusiast who has been celebrated by his peers winning two Kid's Choice Awards in 2015 and 2016 for the UK Tipster Award, a BONCA Award for the British Gamer Award, as well as an award presenter at the Bafta Game Awards in 2015. Middleton holds the Guinness World Record for most views for a dedicated Minecraft video channel. Adding author to his resume, Middleton’s first book, Dan TDM: Trayaurus and the Enchanted Crystal, is a graphic novel inspired by his adventures in Minecraft and spent 3 weeks at #1 in the UK. His most recent announcement confirmed his voicing the character “Cy” in the new animated Netflix series, Skylanders Academy.
Since its opening in 2008, DPAC has become the center for live entertainment in North Carolina. Recognized for its contemporary design, DPAC features 2,700 seats, intimate sightlines and state-of-the art sound and video. Listed seven times in the top 10 in Pollstar magazine’s annual worldwide theater attendance rankings, DPAC is currently the #5 ranked theater in the U.S.
With a mission of presenting one-of a-kind live entertainment events, DPAC truly has “something for everyone”, hosting over 200 performances a year including spectacular touring Broadway productions, high-profile concert and comedy events, family shows and the heralded American Dance Festival. Owned by the City of Durham and operated under the direction of Nederlander and Professional Facilities Management (PFM), DPAC has been listed for seven consecutive years as the #1 performing arts organization in the region by the Triangle Business Journal.
For more information please go to www.DPACnc.com.
About Live Nation Entertainment
Live Nation Entertainment (NYSE: LYV) is the world’s leading live entertainment company comprised of global market leaders: Ticketmaster, Live Nation Concerts, Live Nation Advertising & Sponsorship and Artist Nation Management. For additional information, visit www.livenationentertainment.com.
About Endemol Shine UK
Endemol Shine UK is part of Endemol Shine Group – the global content creator, producer and distributor behind a diverse range of hits including Masterchef, Peaky Blinders, Big Brother, Black Mirror, Deal or No Deal, The Fall, Your Face Sounds Familiar, The Brain, The Island, Humans, Grantchester and Broadchurch. As a producer and distributor of hit content for all platforms, Endemol Shine Group works on a unique local and global axis, with a network of 120 companies across all the world’s major markets. Recent live event successes from Endemol Shine UK include Legends of Gaming Live, which ran for its second consecutive year in September 2016 at Alexandra Palace in London and the first ever British Online Creator Awards (BONCAs) from Endemol Shine UK’s social talent management agency FlipSide, held at London Palladium to celebrate and honour the UK’s best digital stars.