The show that brings together the funniest, most ridiculous, scariest and amazing record attempts from around the world, OFFICIALLY AMAZING is coming to Australia! Featuring LIVE attempts at Guinness World Records titles, Officially Amazing tours Melbourne, Brisbane, Sydney, Hobart, Adelaide and Perth throughout September and October 2017.
Officially Amazing is the incredible Guinness World Records TV series produced by Lion TV and airing on ABC ME that brings weird and wonderful world records attempts from around the world. From the Biggest to the Smallest, the Fastest to the Tallest, not to mention Longest… and err Hairiest!
Never one to shy away from taking part in some ridiculous and sometimes hair-raising challenges, chief Officially Amazing presenter Ben Shires hosts this national tour. Also starring Mr Cherry and his assistant Chikki, Sizzlin’ Steve and US Ray, plus special guests Marawa the Amazing and freestyle footballer John Farnworth. Keeping a close eye on the contestants is Official Guinness World Records adjudicators Shantha Chinniah and Mark McKinley.
- Japan’s No.1 record breaker, Mr Cherry: most jelly eaten with chopsticks in one minute (663 grams); most socks put on one foot in 30 seconds (26 in total)
- Stephen Kish, also known as Sizzlin’ Steve, is certainly one of the hottest names in record-breaking: fastest time to sort 500grams of Peanut M&M’s (2mins12secs); most toots of a party blower in 30 seconds (97)
- US Ray – aka Raymond Butler – an American record breaker who has achieved some incredible Guinness World Records titles: longest backflip into a pair of trousers; fastest time to burst 20 balloons (3.94secs); most star jumps on one minute (77)
- Australian Marawa Ibrahim, the world-renowned brunette who is a virtuoso of the Hula Hoop, can tackle 180 rings all at once!
- John Farnworth is known worldwide as an innovative and influential football freestyler. He holds numerous Guinness World Records including: most football/soccer touches with the heel in 1 minute (154).
“Creating Officially Amazing has been an exhilarating journey and we are thrilled to be able to present a cast that combined have broken a staggering 128 Guinness World Records to Australia. We look forward to breaking even more records, meeting our fans and have an Amazing time.” Ben Shires, Presenter on Officially Amazing
Australian Tour Dates
Palais Theatre, Melbourne*
Tuesday September 26; 2pm & 6pm
Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre**
Saturday September 30; 2pm
State Theatre, Sydney*
Tuesday October 3; 2pm & 6pm
Wrest Point Entertainment Centre, Hobart**
Friday October 6; 2pm
Adelaide Entertainment Centre**
Monday October 9; 6pm
Riverside Theatre, Perth**
Saturday October 14; 2pm & 6pm
Tickets On Sale Thursday June 15
My Live Nation pre-sale:
10am June 13 until 10am June 15