Children’s entertainment firm Ludorum is to embark on its first US stage show with Chuggington Live! The Great Rescue Adventure.
Produced and managed by Life Like Touring, the show will tour North America and Canada from January 2015.
Scheduled to run for 21 weeks, the show will tour a total of 50 venues, reaching an estimated 100,000 people before it concludes on Broadway, New York next June.
Chuggington Live! The Great Rescue Adventure will follow the story of the first day of Advanced Training and a collection of eager trainees.
‘But when Koko finds herself in trouble at Rocky Ridge Mine, it’s up to her friends to help her. The trainees must put their newly learnt skills in to practice to come to her rescue.’
Natalie Setton from Ludorum, said: “The Chuggington live tour is an exciting development for the brand that will delight fans across the US.
“We are excited about the effect the live shows will have on property and believe this is a concept that can be rolled out globally further down the line.”
Anton Berezin, producer at Life Like touring, added: “We have been watching the Chuggington brand for some time now. We are excited to bring this new live show concept to chuggington fans in North America for the very first time in 2015.”
Chuggington Live! The Great Rescue Adventure will be announced to consumers on August 1st, 2014 with tickets going on sale from October 1st this year.