VGL Bay Area mailing list invited to rehearsals.

Dear Bay Area VGL Supporter!

Thank you so much for sticking with us while we grow Video Games Live into the most successful video game music concert in the world!  Our last two shows in Seattle and Vancouver had an incredible turn out and we wanted to make sure you didn’t miss our next show in
San Jose on Friday, March 24th at the Civic Auditorium at 8pm!

Because you’ve stuck with us and taken the time to sign up on our website, we wanted to make you a special offer:

The first 50 people to respond to our Marketing Coordinator Becky Young
(becky@videogameslive.com)  will receive a special printable invitation to come down to the Civic Auditorium at 2:00pm on Friday to catch rehearsals, meet Tommy and Jack, and receive a signed copy of our souvenir program!  In order to get into the rehearsal you'll need the invitation and a ticket for the show.  Doors to the public are opening at 7:00pm for the pre-show festivities which will include playable games and a costume contest.  After the show we'll be having an industry Meet and Greet with the composers and game designers.  Many of the industries top designers and developers will be on hand since the concert is being presented in association with the Game Developers Conference (www.gdconf.com). 

By partnering with events like the Game Developers Conference, it helps us to ensure greater success with a built in audience.  Further information about the event can be found on the Game Developers Conference website here:
  http://www.gdconf.com/networking/VGL.htm
Tickets to the show may be purchased here:
http://www.ticketmaster.com/event/1C003C23D2AF9232?artistid=977261&majorcatid=10001&minorcatid=60

So be one of the first 50 to respond to Becky
(becky@videogameslive.com) and we’ll look forward to seeing you before the show!

Best regards,

Tommy and Jack

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GDC presents
Video Games Live™
Friday, March 24th, 2006
8:00pm
San Jose Civic Auditorium

The
Game Developers Conference (GDC) in conjunction with Video Games Live™ is currently offering tickets to one of the industry's most spectacular events. This special GDC closing night performance will be held at the San Jose Civic Auditorium - directly across the street from the GDC at the San Jose Convention Center - on Friday, March 24 at 8:00pm. Purchase tickets now at TICKETMASTER Video Games Live™ is an immersive concert event featuring music from the biggest video games of all time. At the GDC production, the renowned Symphony Silicon Valley and its full chorus will be accompanied by exclusive video footage and music arrangements, lasers, synchronized lighting, solo performers, electronic percussionists, live action and unique interactive segments to create an explosive one-of-a-kind entertainment experience.

This special performance will be the first time video game music has been performed in
San Jose, the "birthplace of video games." Don't miss this amazing industry celebration! Video Games Live™ is a complete celebration of the video game industry which includes pre-and post-show festival activities including a costume contest and meet-and-greet with designers and composers.

View new
Video Games Live™ trailers!

Windows Media (.wmv): www.videogameslive.com/video/vglpromo2.wmv
Quicktime (.mov):
www.videogameslive.com/video/vglpromo2.mov

Game franchises represented in
Video Games Live™ include:
Mario™, Zelda®, Halo®, Metal Gear Solid®, Warcraft®, Myst®, Final Fantasy®, Castlevania®, Medal of Honor™, Sonic™, Tron, Tomb Raider®, Advent Rising, Headhunter, Beyond Good & Evil™, Splinter Cell®, Ghost Recon™, EverQuest® II and a special retro Classic Arcade Medley featuring over 20+ games from Pong® to Donkey Kong® including such classics as Dragon's Lair, Tetris, Frogger, Gauntlet, Space Invaders, & Outrun!