Ben Fogle brings his ‘Tales of the Wilderness’ to Tyne Theatre

Tuesday 12th November

Thrilling tales from a modern dayexplorer. From crossing Antarctica to conquering Everest, Ben Fogle will take the Tyne Theatre & Opera House audience on an inspiring adventure. 

Join Ben in this uplifting and exciting show, when he’ll be sharing his stories of the wilderness. Benhas climbed Everest, been swimming with crocodiles, saved elephants, dodged pirates, been marooned for a year on an uninhabited island, walked to the South Pole, crossed the Empty Quarter with camels, rowed across the Atlantic Ocean, tracked the migration of the wildebeest, swum from Alcatraz, had a flesh eatingdisease and messed around with ferrets!  

The much-loved TV adventurer will recount, with warmth and honesty, his thrilling tales. If you like Ben’s TV showsthen you’ll love this personal and intimate evening of stories from around the world.  The show will include multi-media and an opportunity for Q&A’s. 

The UN Patron of the Wilderness, Ben Fogle has travelled the world, has published 10 bestselling books & his TV shows are a global hit watched by millions around the world. 

Theatre Director Joanne Johnson said: “Ben Fogle is such an inspiration, we can’t wait for him to share his stories on our stage. We love a good explorer here at Tyne Theatre, having welcomed Michael Palin and Levison Wood to our stage in recent years, and in April this year we also have one of the greatest mountaineers of our time, Conrad Anker, at the theatre, so expect plenty of fascinating tales!”

“Adventurer in a class of his own.”– BBC

“A wholesome, ethical, environmental adventurer.”– The Guardian

Tickets are priced: £27

Tickets are available now via www.tynetheatreandoperahouse.uk