Video Games Live announces new shows around the globe
Video Games Live has just announced its new tour dates, which begin this week in Omaha, Nebraska.
The tour will include over 30 stops, including:
- The 7th returning performance (and ALL NEW SHOW) at Jones Hall with the amazing Houston Symphony celebrating its 100th year!
- The 4th returning performance (and ALL NEW SHOW) with the United States’ National Symphony Orchestra at the 7,500 seat outdoor Filene Center at Wolf Trap National Park in Vienna, VA.
- The first ever video game concert in Orange County, CA including 2 World Premieres with Blizzard Entertainment and the Pacific Symphony (orchestra used to record Diablo III) taking place at the 18,000 seat Verizon Irvine Amphitheatre.
- A FREE SHOW in San Diego sponsored by Amazon.com and UbiSoft during the San Diego Comic Con. 7 World Premieres and 15 very special game composer guests from around the world to perform.
- 2 shows with the San Francisco Symphony at Davies Hall. The San Francisco Symphony is one of the most highly respected and talented orchestras in the world having won worldwide awards including 11 Grammy’s (and they performed and recorded with Metallica!)
- 2 incredible Blizzard Entertainment shows in Shanghai and Beijing taking place in the biggest indoor stadiums in China (over 20,000+ per arena). Sponsored by the biggest computer and technology company in Asia (Lenovo), these special shows will include 7 Blizzard World Premieres.
- Massive Latin America tour including return dates in Mexico, Chile and (for the 8th year in-a-row) multiple cities in Brazil. First ever video game concert in Peru and first time Video Games Live show in Argentina.
- An ALL NEW SHOW for the return to Dubai in the United Arab Emirates with the UAE National Symphony at the Dubai World Trade Center.
The stops are as follows:
|June 29, 2013||Omaha/Ralston, NE||Ralston Arena|
|July 5, 2013||Houston, TX||Jones Hall|
|July 11, 2013||Chattanooga, TN||Memorial Auditorium|
|July 13, 2013||Vienna, VA||Wolf Trap/Filene Center|
|July 14, 2013||Allentown, PA||Miller Symphony Hall|
|July 17, 2013||Irvine, CA||Irvine Amphitheatre|
|July 20, 2013||San Diego, CA||San Diego Civic Theatre|
|July 25, 2013||San Francisco, CA||Davies Symphony Hall|
|July 26, 2013||San Francisco, CA||Davies Symphony Hall|
|July 27, 2013||Shanghai, China||Mercedes-Benz Arena|
|August 3, 2013||Beijing, China||MasterCard Center|
|September 25, 2013||Mexico City, Mexico||Auditorio Blackberry|
|September 27, 2013||Lima, Peru||TBA|
|September 28, 2013||Santiago, Chile||Teatro Caupolicán|
|September 29, 2013||Buenos Aires, Argentina||Estadio Malvinas|
|October||Brazil (various cities)||TBA|
|November 8, 2013||Schenectady, NY||Proctors Theatre|
|November 10, 2013||Ridgefield, CT||Ridgefield Playhouse|
|November 15, 2013||Dubai, UAE||Dubai World Trade Center|
|March 8, 2014||Phoenix, AZ||Comerica Theatre|
|April 24, 2014||Seattle, WA||Paramount Theatre|
|April 26, 2014||Spokane, WA||FOX Theatre|
|May 17, 2014||West Palm Beach, FL||Kravis Center|