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Doctor Who Monsters On Tour!

Posted on September 6th, 2010 in Doctor Who PR,Tour PR.

LONDON, Monday 6th September 2010: A selection of the scariest and most iconic monsters from the smash hit television show Doctor Who – will continue to land in some of the UK’s most iconic regional locations this week to celebrate the forthcoming Doctor Who Live tour.

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The tour will give fans of the show a chance to get up close and personal with their favourite monsters who will be appearing at local landmarks in the morning before heading off for further adventures at local Tesco stores in the afternoon.

From 10am each day, monsters including Cybermen, Scarecrows Ood, Silurian and Clockwork Droids will invade a different city centre and revelers are encouraged to get down early to catch them all!

With an out-of-this-world set, Doctor Who Live will feature special FX, optical illusions and spectacular pyrotechnics building to an epic finale. Specially edited video clips, drawn from the TV Programme will be shown on a massive screen and accompanied by the music of longtime Doctor Who composer Murray Gold. These iconic scores will be brought to life by a live band on stage.

Doctor Who Live has been conceived as a fully immersive music and monsters spectacular and promises the same excitement, adventure and suspense that viewers have come to expect from the TV programme.  Please note that actors from the TV series will not be appearing live on stage.

Press: Taylor Herring PR 0208 206 5151

Doctor Who Live: Monsters On Tour!

Posted on May 17th, 2010 in Doctor Who Live,Event PR,Television PR,Tour PR,Toy PR.

LONDON: Monday, 17th May 2010: BBC Worldwide has announced a series of arena dates for the very first production of Doctor Who Live.

The new stage show, based upon the BBC’s smash-hit, award-winning series Doctor Who, promises to deliver a spectacular audio/visual experience featuring live music, special effects and appearances from the show’s most popular monsters.

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Taking in nine cities and 25 dates, Doctor Who Live kicks off in London at Wembley Arena on 8th October, and will visit Sheffield, Glasgow, Birmingham, Manchester, Nottingham, Cardiff and Liverpool, culminating in Belfast on the 7th November.

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Developed in association with Doctor Who’s Executive Producer and show runner, Steven Moffat, Doctor Who Live promises the same excitement, adventure and suspense that viewers have come to expect from the TV programme and will feature specially filmed new video scenes.

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Steven Moffat said: “This is everything I ever wanted since I was eleven. A live show, with all the coolest Doctor Who monsters, a proper story, and brand new screen material for Matt Smith’s Doctor! I’ll be writing scenes for it, and probably attending every single night!”

Opening in wartime London and concluding in an epic onstage battle, audiences should expect the unexpected as the The Doctor’s arch-enemies the Daleks are joined by some of the best-loved and most terrifying monsters from the TV series including the Cybermen, Weeping Angels, Judoon and Oods to name but a few.

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With an out-of-this-world set, Doctor Who Live will feature special FX, optical illusions and spectacular pyrotechnics building to an epic finale. Specially edited video clips, drawn from the TV Programme will be shown on a massive screen and accompanied by the music of longtime Doctor Who composer Murray Gold. These iconic scores will be brought to life by a 16 piece orchestra live on stage.

Murray Gold said: “The live element always adds something extra, but these will also be brand new arrangements for a new band of very talented musicians. It’s very exciting.”

Doctor Who Live has been conceived as a fully immersive music and monsters spectacular. Please note that actors from the TV series will not be appearing live on stage.

Tickets go on sale at 9am on Friday 21st May 2010.

www.Doctorwholive.com

Press Contact: Taylor Herring PR, 0208 206 5151

DOCTOR WHO: CHRISTMAS SPECIAL

Posted on December 17th, 2008 in Television PR.

Doctor Who Christmas SpecialDoctor Who makes an explosive return to TV screens for this years’ Christmas special, entitled The Next Doctor. David Tennant resumes his role as The Doctor travelling through time alongside guest stars Dervla Kirwan and David Morrissey. The episode also sees the welcome return of The Cybermen, The Doctor’s most relentless enemies. The Next Doctor, will be aired on BBC One and it is set to be as spectacular as its predecessors. Last year’s Christmas special, guest starring Kylie Minogue, saw 13.3 million viewers giving it the second-highest audience of the year.

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