RECORD SALES CONFIRMED FOR THE SHOW ON
SATURDAY 3rd JUNE 2017
Following last week’s announcement of Paul Heaton & Jacqui Abbott return to Hull to perform at the KC Lightstream Stadium on Saturday 3rd June, 15,000 tickets have so far been sold beating the previous record attendance of 12,500 at the stadium. The record sales over the first weekend puts the show on course to sell out the full capacity of 23,500 tickets next summer.
Paul said: “We’re totally taken back by the ticket sales and incredible reaction to the show. 2017 is set to be a great year for Hull, and we’re absolutely delighted that we can join in the celebrations with so many of you.”
Martin Green, CEO and Director of Hull UK City of Culture 2017, said: “We’ve had a fantastic response to Paul and Jacqui returning to Hull during its City of Culture year. Their show adds to a rich mix of cultural events throughout 2017 and the stadium is going to be buzzing when fans head there next June.”
Paul and Jacqui will perform songs from their two top 5 albums and classic tracks from The Beautiful South and The Housemartins. This is their first headline show announced for 2017 and is also part of the Hull UKCity of Culture celebrations.
PAUL HEATON AND JACQUI ABBOTT
BEAUTY IN THE EAST
SATURDAY 3RD JUNE 2017
HULL KC LIGHTSTREAM STADIUM (HOME OF HULL KR)
Plus Special guests The Divine Comedy and Billy Bragg