New details have been released by the BBC on two dates for the Doctor Who World Tour, kicking off in Cardiff, Wales, on 7 August.
The Mexico City event, on Sunday, 17 August, will be held at the Teatro Metropólitan. The Rio de Janeiro event, on Monday, 18 August, will be held at the Vivo Rio Auditorium. They will include a Q&A session with Doctor Who stars Peter Capaldi and Jenna Coleman. Further information on both events will be available as they near, from BBC Worldwide.
Fred Medina, executive vice-president and managing director for BBC Worldwide Latin America and US Hispanic, says of the events:
“Doctor Who has one of the world’s most dedicated and
active fans who have helped a great deal to popularize the show in Latin
America. We are excited to bring Doctor Who: The World Tour to both
Mexico City and Rio
de Janeiro. This is a unique opportunity for the fans
in these cities to see for the first time the main cast of the series and have
a memorable experience”
The World Tour begins on 7 August. The new Doctor lands in Deep Breath, on 23 August.
[Source: BBC Worldwide]