BLUE MAN GROUP hits Bass Concert Hall on sale Friday
Global phenomenon BLUE MAN GROUP returns to Austin, performing at Bass Concert Hall for a limited three-performance engagement October 28-29, 2022 as part of Texas Performing Arts’ 2022-23 season on Broadway in Austin. Tickets will go on sale to the general public on Friday, August 19, 2022, at 10 a.m.
Over 50 million people worldwide have experienced the successful phenomenon that is BLUE MAN GROUP and now it’s Austin’s turn! BLUE MAN GROUP returns to Austin for a limited engagement on their new North American tour. It’s everything audiences know and love about BLUE MAN GROUP – the signature drumming, colorful moments of creativity and offbeat comedy – the men are still blue but the rest is all new! With heart-pounding original music, bespoke instruments, surprise audience interaction, and hilarious absurdity, Austin is invited to join the Blue Men in a joyous experience that unites audiences of all ages.
BLUE MAN GROUP is the global entertainment phenomenon, known for its award-winning theatrical productions, iconic characters and multiple creative explorations. BLUE MAN GROUP performances are euphoric celebrations of human connection through art, music, comedy and non-verbal communication. Since its debut at New York’s Astor Place Theater in 1991, the live show has expanded to further national residencies in Boston, Chicago and Las Vegas, an international residency in Berlin and multiple North American and world tours, affecting more than 35 million people worldwide. . BLUE MAN GROUP is universally appealing to a wide range of age groups and cultural backgrounds.
Part of the pop culture zeitgeist, BLUE MAN GROUP has appeared countless times on hit shows such as Dancing with the Stars, The Tonight Show, Arrested Development, The Ellen Degeneres Show, Schlag den Raab ( Germany), WOWOW (Japan) and CaldeiraÞo do Huck (Brazil). Additionally, BLUE MAN GROUP served as the face of branding campaigns for Intel and TIM/Brasil.
Continually identifying and developing new ways to impact the entertainment industry, BLUE MAN GROUP has contributed to various film and television scores and released several albums, including Grammy-Nominated Audio. The “Megastar World Tour” rock concert parody has played in arenas around the world. The book, Blue Man World, is a visually stunning anthropological exploration of the curious bald, blue character.
The BLUE MAN GROUP North American Tour is featured in L-ISA Hyperreal Sound by L-Acoustics, the global leader in high-end professional sound systems for live events. L-ISA is a revolutionary audio technology that goes beyond traditional systems to deliver extremely realistic ultra-high definition sound. This result is a deeper sense of involvement in the spectacular antics, music and mayhem that is BLUE MAN GROUP.
BLUE MAN GROUP is owned and operated by Cirque du Soleil Entertainment Group. The North American tour is produced and promoted by Cirque du Soleil Entertainment Group in partnership with NETworks Presentations.
For more information, visit BlueMan.com/tour or follow @bluemangroup on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and YouTube.
Texas Performing Arts is the performing arts presentation program at the University of Texas at Austin and operates venues on campus including Bass Concert Hall and the McCullough Theater. It’s home to the Broadway in Austin series, a curated performing arts program, and a host of comedy events and concerts. In calendar year 2019, Bass Concert Hall had the most ticket sales of any theater in Austin, was No. 2 in the state of Texas, and No. 22 in the world, according to the industry publication Pollstar. Following a nationwide search, Tony Award-winning producer Bob Bursey was named executive director in January 2020.
Broadway Across America (BAA) is part of the John Gore Organization family of companies, which includes Broadway.com, The Broadway Channel, BroadwayBox.com, Group Sales Box Office and Broadway Brands. Led by 18-time award-winning theater producer John Gore (Owner and CEO), BAA is North America’s leading broadcaster of premium touring productions, operating in 48 markets with over 400,000 subscribers. Presentations include Disney’s The Lion King, Wicked, The Book of Mormon, and Hamilton. Current and past productions include Ain’t Too Proud, Beautiful, Cats, Chicago, Dear Evan Hansen, Mean Girls, Moulin Rouge! and kill a mockingbird.
Presented by Texas Performing Arts. Broadway Across America provides production services for Texas Performing Arts. Exempt from sales tax under Section 151.3101(a)(3) of the Texas Tax Code.