Wednesday, June 10, 2009 5:01am ET by Britney Spears
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Britney Spears to bring her circus down under
For the first time in her career Britney Spears is set to tour Australia in November.
"The Circus Starring Britney Spears" is a first of it's kind, incorporating a dazzling display of music, dance, magic and theatrics into the years biggest spectacle. With its cast of nearly 50 dancers, magicians, clowns and acrobats and a traveling staff of over 200, the 50 million dollar extravaganza will travel Australia with an unprecedented 60 tons of equipment in 34 trucks for what is sure to be the most electrifying musical event ever.
"The Circus Starring Britney Spears" kicked-off in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA on March 3, 2009, and is the highest grossing tour of 2009 in North America to date. Britney is currently touring Europe to raves reviews.
She revealed, "I've wanted to tour Australia for quite some time and now it's finally happening. My Circus tour is the best show I have ever created and I can't wait to perform it for all of my Australian fans. See you guys soon!"
Tour dates are:
Friday, 6 November Perth Burswood Dome
Wednesday, 11 November Melbourne Rod Laver Arena
Thursday, 12 November Melbourne Rod Laver Arena
Thursday, 19 November Sydney Acer Arena
Friday, 20 November Sydney Acer Arena
Tuesday, 24 November Brisbane Entertainment Centre