Peppa Pig Makes Big Splash In North America

As Peppa Pig Live! jumps into the second leg of its 2016 U.S. tour, promoters are already getting ready for next year with 40 more cities locked in for 2017.

The HotStar act is derived from a television program for preschoolers which is now distributed in 40 languages across 180 global territories. The show is big bucks and tickets have been selling out in U.S. at a remark and continue until May 7 in Springfield, Mass.

Swine time starts soon, as the next U.S. Peppa Pig show will be Sept. 14 in Greenvale, N.Y. at the . The pig is putting in lots of work, with shows most nights until Oct. 23, when the last gig of the year is set for Oct. 23 in Augusta, Ga., at .

Peppa fans across the Atlantic need not fear though, because while all of this is going on in the U.S., the European touring company will still be in full force.

Here is the routing for Peppa Pig Live! in North America next year:

March 25 – Anaheim, Calif., City National Grove Of Anaheim
March 26 – Santa Barbara, Calif., Arlington Theatre
March 28 – Bakersfield, Calif., Fox Theater
March 29 – Sacramento, Calif., Sacramento Community Center Theater
March 30 – Santa Rosa, Calif., Luther Burbank Center For The Arts
March 31 – Fresno, Calif., Warnors Theatre
April 1 – Modesto, Calif., Gallo Center For The Arts
April 2 – Oakland, Calif., Fox Theater
April 4 – Redding, Calif., Redding Civic Auditorium
April 5 – Portland, Ore., Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall
April 6 – Seattle, Wash., Paramount Theatre
April 7 – Vancouver, British Columbia, Queen Elizabeth Theatre
April 8 – Kelowna, British Columbia, Kelowna Community Theatre
April 9 – Calgary, Alberta, Southern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium
April 11 – Edmonton, Alberta, Northern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium
April 12 – Regina, Saskatchewan, Conexus Arts Centre
April 13 – Winnipeg, Manitoba, Burton Cummings Theatre
April 14 – Grand Forks, N.D., Chester Fritz Auditorium
April 15 – Sioux Falls, S.D., Washington Pavilion / Arts And Science
April 18 – Toronto, Ontario, Sony Centre For The Performing Arts
April 19 – Kitchener, Ontario, Centre In The Square
April 20 – Hamilton, Ontario, Hamilton Place
April 21 – Montreal, Quebec, Place des Arts
April 22 – London, Ontario, Budweiser Gardens
April 23 – Ottawa, Ontario, National Arts Centre
April 25 – Lowell, Mass., Lowell Memorial Auditorium
April 26 – Burlington, Vt., Flynn Center For The Performing Arts
April 27 – Newark, N.J., New Jersey Perf. Arts Center
April 28 – Scranton, Pa., Weinberg Theatre
April 29 – Staten Island, N.Y., St. George Theatre
April 30 – Lancaster, Penn., American Music Theatre
May 2 – North Bethesda, Md., Music Center At Strathmore
May 3 – Sewell, N.J., Investors Bank Performing Art Center
May 5 – Asbury Park, N.J., Paramount Theatre
May 6 – Rochester, N.Y., Kodak Hall At Eastman Theatre
May 7 – Springfield, Mass., Symphony Hall      

Citi Cardmembers and Facebook presale tickets for the 2017 shows are available Sept. 12 at 10:00 a.m. local time, with VIP packages including meet and greets up for grabs. Get more about the pig in the States at