Celebrating 25 Years of Living in Full Color, the Blue Man Group World Tour Kicks Off a Year of Brand New Projects for the Iconic Group
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NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - Feb 11, 2016) - Blue Man Group will bring audiences around the globe together for an unforgettable, euphoric celebration of life in full color with the launch of a World Tour beginning March 29, 2016 in Singapore.
The tour serves as the first of several new projects celebrating 25 years of the international entertainment phenomenon that is Blue Man Group. Co-produced by Nick Grace Management (NGM), the World Tour will be comedy, theatre, rock concert and dance party all rolled into one. The shows will feature classic Blue Man favorites along with brand new content including new music, fresh stories, custom instruments and state-of-the-art technology.
"When we first began creating performances centered around this innocent, curious character called Blue Man, we never dreamt where he would lead us," remarked Chris Wink, co-founder of Blue Man Group. "We are thrilled to celebrate our 25th year with fans around the world."
Tickets for Blue Man Group's World Tour are on-sale now and can be purchased at www.blueman.com. Initial dates are as follows, with additional cities and countries to be announced soon:
NGM are the Associate Producer, General Manager and Booking Agent of the MAMMA MIA! International Tour. The hugely successful English-language International Tour premiered in Dublin in September 2004. To date the tour has visited 85 cities in 38 countries and been seen by over 5 million people. NGM's other current credits include: Associate Producer for the 2008 South African production of SATURDAY NIGHT FEVER (Johannesburg) and the 2010-11 South African production of MAMMA MIA! (Cape Town and Johannesburg); General Manager and Booking Agent for WALKING WITH DINOSAURS - The Arena Spectacular for the 2009-10 & 2012-13 tours in the UK, Europe, Japan and S.E. Asia, which in its first year alone was seen by over 1.8 million people; Producer of BATMAN LIVE - World Arena Tour, which was performed in 16 countries (in Europe and South America) in 6 different languages in its first year (2011-12) and which went on to tour North America later in 2012; Tour Consultants for The Walt Disney Company on THE LION KING season in Basel, Switzerland for 2015.
ABOUT BLUE MAN GROUP
In 2016, global entertainment phenomenon Blue Man Group celebrates 25 years of living in full color with a series of new projects and appearances. The company is best known for the award-winning Blue Man Group show, performed in 15 countries and seen by more than 35 million people worldwide since 1991. A dynamic combination of music, comedy and technology, the show appeals to a broad range of age groups and cultural backgrounds. It is continually refreshed with new music, fresh stories, custom instruments and state-of-the-art technology.
The company developed through a creative collaboration among three close friends, Chris Wink, Phil Stanton and Matt Goldman on Manhattan's Lower East Side. Blue Man Group now has permanent theatrical productions in Las Vegas, Orlando, Boston, Chicago, New York and Berlin, a North American tour and a World Tour.
This creative collective is part of the pop culture zeitgeist. Beyond the stage show, they have toured the globe with the "Megastar World Tour" rock concert parody, released 5 albums, including the Grammy-nominated Audio, and contributed to numerous film and TV scores. They've served as the face of branding campaigns for Intel and TIM/Brasil and appeared countless times on hit shows like "The Tonight Show", "Arrested Development", "Ellen", "Schlag den Raab" (Germany), "WOWOW" (Japan), and "Caldeirão do Huck" (Brasil).
Based in New York City, Blue Man Productions has extensive production facilities, recording studios and a 6,000 square foot Research & Development Lab with numerous new creative projects in the pipeline.
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