PROFESSOR Brian Cox is to bring his critically-acclaimed show to Dudley as part of the final leg of a record-breaking tour, it was announced today.

Horizons: A 21st Century Space Odyssey has already been seen by more than 250,000 people across three continents.

The physicist will be bringing it to Dudley Town Hall on Wednesday March 20.Tickets

Using state-of-the-art screen technology, Professor Cox will talk about far away galaxies, supermassive black holes and the latest theories on the origin of the universe.

Rupert Knowlden, manager for Dudley Borough Halls, said: “Having set two Guinness world records with his previous sell-out global tour, Professor Brian Cox has taken this show all over the world.

“The final leg is in regional UK theatres – and we are absolutely over the moon that Dudley Town Hall has been chosen as one of a select few venues.

“It is a once in a lifetime opportunity to see a genius in his field up close and personal."

Tickets are now on sale and are expected to be snapped up quickly.