14 Dates in North America Announced!
Mon Feb 26, 2007, 4:04 pm
VIDEO GAMES LIVE ANNOUNCES 14 NEW SHOWS ACROSS NORTH AMERICA
Cities Include Los Angeles, Houston, Dallas, New Haven, Columbus, Calgary, Louisville, Salt Lake City and More!
Concert Series Brings Video Game Music to Over 60,000 People Worldwide
LOS ANGELES, CA – February 26, 2007 - Having already performed around the globe to over 60,000 people, making it the largest and most successful video game concert in the world – Video Games Live will continue its ground-breaking tour with the announcement of 14 new shows across North America. Video Games Live is produced and created by veteran video game composers Tommy Tallarico and Jack Wall. It features music from the most popular video games performed by top orchestras and choirs, combining exclusive video footage and music arrangements with synchronized lighting, solo performers, electronic percussionists, and unique interactive segments.
The highest and most prestigious level of symphony and venue quality continues with the announcement of some of North America’s most renowned orchestras and local theatres, halls, auditoriums and arenas. To further attract the biggest audience possible, Video Games Live also partners with gaming’s most important conferences and conventions.
San Francisco, CA March 9th, 2007 MasonicCenter Game Developers Confernce
New Haven, CT March 31st, 2007 Woolsey Hall Yale Symphony
Columbus, Ohio April 26th, 2007 Mershon Auditorium Columbus Symphony
Dallas, TX June 20th, 2007 Meyerson Hall Dallas Symphony
Dallas, TX June 21st, 2007 Meyerson Hall Dallas Symphony
Houston, TX July 13th, 2007 Jones Hall Houston Symphony
Houston, TX July 14th, 2007 Jones Hall Houston Symphony
Louisville, KY July 20th, 2007 KentuckyArtsCenter Louisville Orchestra
Los Angeles, CA October 20th, 2007 Nokia Live E for All Expo
Calgary, Canada November 9th, 2007 Jack Singer Hall Calgary Philharmonic
Calgary, Canada November 10th, 2007 Jack Singer Hall Calgary Philharmonic
FT. Wayne, IN February 15th, 2008 Embassy Theatre Ft. Wayne Philharmonic
Salt Lake City, UT March 28th, 2008 Abravanel Hall Utah Symphony
Salt Lake City, UT March 29th, 2008 Abravanel Hall Utah Symphony
In addition, there are approximately 20 European, Asian & South American dates currently being planned as well as a variety of other North American dates to be released soon. All tour date and ticket information can be found at: www.videogameslive.com/dates
“Our goal of building Video Games Live as a worldwide brand is becoming a reality,” said Marc Geiger, Senior Executive Vice-President of Touring for the William-Morris Agency. “Tommy & Jack have created a very special event experience that is not only a hit with gamers but also speaks to a general mainstream global audience as well.”
About Video Games Live™ (www.videogameslive.com)
Created by two industry leading video game composers Tommy Tallarico and Jack Wall, Video Games Live (produced under their company Mystical Stone Entertainment, LLC) is the front runner in the field of live game music performance. Video Games Live is an immersive concert event celebrating music from the biggest video games of all time. The debut performance launched on July 6th, 2005 at the world famous Hollywood Bowl in Los Angeles with the LA Philharmonic with over 11,000 people in attendance making it the largest video game concert in the world.