Thursday, April 16, 2009 1:20pm ET by  
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Elton John has added Sheffield and Newcastle dates onto European Red Piano tour

Elton and the band are to perform The Red Piano show in England later this year. They will play the final Las Vegas Red Piano show on April 22, and the production will then head across the Atlantic.

The latest dates to be announced are in the north of England: Friday, October 23 at the Arena, Sheffield, and Saturday, October 24 at the Metro Radio Arena, Newcastle. More dates will be announced soon.

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Tickets will be on public sale from Thursday 16 April at 10am and can be purchased by calling the venue box offices or the Marshall Arts 24hr Credit Card Hotline on 0844 847 2450 
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Here are the venue hotline numbers:
SHEFFIELD Arena - Tel: 0114 256 5656
NEWCASTLE Metro Radio Arena - Tel: 0844 493 6666
24hr NATIONAL CREDIT CARD HOTLINES: 0844 847 2450, 0871 2200 260, 0844 888 9991

Watch Elton John perform 'Bennie and the Jets' below: