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Superstar chef, TV presenter and all round food lover James Martin has announced a UK tour, kicking off in Grimsby on the 3 October 2018 and running through to Harrogate on the 24 October 2018. James’ On The Road Again will take in a total of nineteen towns and cities.
On The Road Again sees James Martin build on the success of his 2016 tour, merging his French Adventure, American Adventure and Saturday Morning with James Martin experiences to host his brand new live show.
His latest live show will pull together his legendary cooking skills in a fast-moving immersive live experience. On The Road Again promises exciting twists, big surprises and very special additions.
With food at the forefront, the former BBC and current ITV host will be welcoming some special guests too.
“I can’t wait to get back on the road for this tour.” James Martin announces. “Last time around I was absolutely blown away by the reception. It was really thrilling to be able interact more directly with an audience, which is something I can’t do on TV.
“Lots has happened since the last tour, I’ve been on a culinary journey of a lifetime with my French and American Adventure TV shows and my Saturday morning show. I hope to integrate these fabulous food experiences in to a tasty live show! I’ll be pulling together my favourite recipes and mixing in plenty of surprises and special guests in what I hope is going to be feast of a performance!”
The tour will also showcase some of James’ other passions, including the great outdoors and fast cars. He’ll be joined on stage by regional guests chefs, as well as celebrities friends and audience members.
“It’s very important for me that we put on a show and a performance,” James adds. “It’s not just going to be me standing at an oven baking some bread! I had such great feedback from the first tour that I am determined to put all my energy into this one to make it even better!”
We caught up with James Martin to find out more about his live tour, what happens to all the food, and eating habits on the road:
Catch James Marin On The Road Again on the following dates:
3 October 2018 – Auditorium, Grimsby
4 October 2018 – Barbican, York
5 October 2018 – Victoria Hall, Stoke On Trent
7 October 2018 – Venue, Hull
8 October 2018 – City Hall, Sheffield
9 October 2018 – Guildhall, Preston
10 October 2018 – Royal Concert Hall, Nottingham
11 October 2018 – Opera House, Manchester
13 October 2018 – The Anvil, Basingstoke
14 October 2018 – Symphony Hall, Birmingham
15 October 2018 – City Hall, Newcastle
16 October 2018 – Empire Theatre, Liverpool
17 October 2018 – New Wimbledon Theatre, London
19 October 2018 – Pavilions, Plymouth
20 October 2018 – Pavilion Theatre, Bournemouth
21 October 2018 – Brighton Centre, Brighton
22 October 2018 – St David Hall, Cardiff
23 October 2018 – Guildhall, Portsmouth
24 October 2018 – Convention Centre, Harrogate
26 October 2018 – SEC Armadillo, Glasgow
Tickets for James Martin’s On The Road Again 2018 tour are available to book now through Ticketmaster.co.uk.