Lady Gaga announces European tour dates
Lady Gaga has announced 21 European dates in her Born This Way Ball tour, starting on August 14 in Bulgaria
This article is from 2012.
Lady Gaga has announced 21 European dates in her Born This Way Ball tour.
The 'Judas' singer will kick off the tour in Asia later this month, before bringing it to Europe, starting in Sofia, Bulgaria, on August 14.
She tweeted: "ATTENTION EUROPEAN LITTLE MONSTERS: THE BORN THIS WAY BALL FIRST 21 DATES ARE HERE. #ImGoingToTheBTWBall (sic)."
The concerts will be the first in Europe performed by Gaga since her The Monster Ball in December 2010.
The 'Edge of Glory' singer is has previously told how she has been pushing herself with gruelling workouts in preparation for the tour.
She recently tweeted: "Hot yoga time, post rehearsal. Though my ass is kicked from dancing I may succumb to the heat and focus on conditioning. No pain, no fear."
The stage set for the 'Born This Way Ball' includes decorating the stage as a gothic medieval castle, and having semi-circular a ramp which extends into the crowd and creates a 'Monster Pit' around the main stage.
Gaga will be supported on the dates by rock outfit The Darkness.
Lady Gaga European tour dates 2012:
Aug 14, Sofia, Bulgaria, Vasil Levski National Stadium
Aug 16, Bucharest, Romania, Arena Nationala
Aug 18, Vienna, Austria, Wiener Stadthalle
Aug 21, Vilnius, Lithuania, Vingis Park
Aug 23, Riga, Latvia, Riga Mezaparks
Aug 25, Tallinn, Estonia, Tallinn Song Festival Grounds
Aug 27, Helsinki, Finland, Hartwall Areena
Aug 30, Stockholm, Sweden, Ericsson Globe
Sep 2, Copenhagen, Denmark, Parken Stadium
Sep 4, Cologne, Germany, Lanxess Arena
Sep 8, London, England, Twickenham Stadium
Sep 11, Manchester, Manchester Arena
Sep 15, Dublin, Ireland, Aviva Stadium
Sep 17, Amsterdam, Netherlands, Ziggo Dome
Sep 22, Paris, France, Stade de France
Sep 24, Hanover, Germany, TUI Arena
Sep 26, Zurich, Switzerland, Hallenstadion
Sep 29, Antwerp, Belgium, Sportpaleis
Oct2, Milan, Italy, Mediolanum Forum
Oct4, Nice, France, Stade Charles-Ehrmann
Oct6, Barcelona, Spain, Palau Sant Jordi