The Worldwide Phenomenon Coming to Macao for the first time
(Macao, May 9 2016) The international entertainment phenomenon, BLUE MAN GROUP is pleased to announce that their wildly popular, award-winning production will be coming to Macao for a limited time. The show Blue Man Group in Macao is part of a new worldwide tour from Aug. 11 to 28, 2016 at The Venetian® Macao’s Venetian Theatre. The acclaimed stage show, best known and recognised for its trio of bald and blue performers, promises an outrageous evening of entertainment to give audiences an unforgettable night. Tickets go on sale on May 10, 2016 at all Cotai Ticketing box offices.
BLUE MAN GROUP is a comedy, theatre, rock concert and dance party all rolled into one and have been performing to sellout crowds all around the world including extended seasons in Las Vegas. Born of the creative urge to explore and celebrate humankind, the show is a combination of science, comedy, music and vibrant visual effects. The show provides audiences with a fully immersive audiovisual experience complete with electrifying music, sensational technology, a captivating live band and its signature interactive, audience experiences. Having performed their first show almost 25 years ago, to date, over 35 million people in more than 15 countries have seen one of the various BLUE MAN GROUP productions.
“.....like nothing you have you’ve ever seen before”
The Mirror UK
Chessman Production Ltd. Macau, together with Sliding Doors Entertainment and BASE Entertainment Asia brings the world-class blue phenomenon to Macao. Milan Rokic, CEO of Sliding Doors Entertainment adds: “With no spoken language, except for a narrator, BLUE MAN GROUP is perfect for all ages, languages and cultures. It gives everyone the freedom to reconnect with their inner child, to re-experience mischievousness and sheer joy!”
“So much fun it must be experienced to be believed”
BLUE MAN GROUP was first founded by three close friends in New York in 1991, as a way to celebrate the human spirit through music, science, art and theatre. It has grown to include permanent shows in Las Vegas, New York, Orlando, Boston, Chicago and Berlin, as well as a touring production in North America. Two of the original Blue Men, Chris Wink and Phil Stanton, remain Co-CEOs of the company and actively create new music and new material for all the Blue Man Group productions.
Beyond the stage show, BLUE MAN GROUP has toured the globe with the ‘Megastar World Tour’ rock concert parody, produced five albums, including the Grammy-nominated Audio, and contributed to numerous film and TV scores. They have also appeared in several commercials and hit TV shows.
Jones Chong, Managing Director of Chessman Entertainment Production Ltd, says: “It is a great opportunity for us to introduce this world-class show to Macao. With new high technology performances and creative elements added compared to the first time I saw the show years ago, the show keeps surprising audiences.''
With more creative elements added in the show, it brings the audience closer to the Blue Men on stage and emphasises the audience as an integral part of theoverall elements within the show. BLUE MAN GROUP, is not just a 90-minute performance show, it is an experience showcasing the messages about life, and about us. Throughout the show it evokes the meaning of self expression, the connection between self and the world and its energetic atmosphere.
BLUE MAN GROUP– it’s not just a show, it’s a state of mind.
Co-founder Chris Wink says: “When we first began creating performances centred on this innocent, curious character called Blue Man, we never dreamt where he would lead us. We believe the Blue Man’s universal message of joyful exuberance and euphoric celebration resonates within all of us.”
Dave Horton, Global Chief Marketing Officer, Las Vegas Sands Corp. & Sands China Ltd says,“We are excited to welcome the world renowned Blue Man Group to The Venetian Theatre as part of our extensive summer entertainment schedule. Bringing world-class entertainment to Macao is one of the key elements of Sands China’s multi-tiered entertainment strategy. We know that this show will appeal to our many visitors and guests alike and is just one of the manyentertainment offerings we have at our integrated destination."
In 2016, the BLUE MAN GROUP now approaching their 25th year of creativity, this artistic group is continually updating and refreshing BLUE MAN GROUP with new music, fresh stories, custom instruments and state-of-the-art technology.
This August, Chessman Production Ltd. Macau, together with Sliding Doors Entertainment and BASE Entertainment Asia is pleased to bring the world-class blue phenomenon to The Venetian Macao. The show provides an opportunity for audiences of all ages all over the world to enjoy an unforgettable celebration of life in full color.
|| Blue Man Group in Macao
Date and Time
Aug. 11 - 28, 2016
8p.m. (Tuesdays to Fridays)
5p.m. and 8p.m. (Saturdays)
2p.m. and 5p.m. (Sundays)
|Note: There will be no performances on Mondays|
|Venue||The Venetian Theatre, The Venetian Macao|
MOP/ HKD 880(A Reserve)
MOP/ HKD 380(C Reserve)
||20% off for Tuesday to Thrusday shows if booked by 18th of June|
AWESOME Ticket Prices
MOP/ HKD 704 (A Reserve)
MOP/ HKD 544 (B Reserve)
MOP/ HKD 304 (C Reserve)
*Tuesday to Thursday shows only
Add MOP/HKD 108 to ticket price for a round trip Cotai Water Jet ferry ticket between Hong Kong and Macao
*Not applicable to C Reserve ticket
o The Venetian Macao – Cotai Arena and Main Lobby box offices
o Four Seasons Hotel Macao – The Plaza™ Macao box office
o Sands® Macao – Level 1 box office
o Sands®Cotai Central – Sheraton Main Lobby and Holiday Inn Main Lobby box offices
o Macao: +853 2882 8818
o Hong Kong: +852 6333 6660
o China toll-free: 4001 206 618
Hong Kong Ticketing (customer service fee applies)
Macao Kong Seng Ticketing Network
For the BLUE MAN GROUP highlights video, please access the following:
For high resolution photos, please access the following:
More information about Blue Man Group:
Chessman Entertainment Production Ltd
Tel: +8538299 7928
Public Relations, Venetian Macau Limited
Tel: +853 8118 2013
AboutChessman Entertainment Production Ltd
Based in Macau, Chessman Macau has established itself not only a production house but also a superior provider of stage entertainment production, artist management as well as film and video production since 2001.
We also play an important role in local music industry. Chessman Entertainment & Production Co. Ltd. is one of the leading music production companies in Macau. We are proud to support and provide experienced singers, music composers and producers, making the best sound for our city.From a three-man house to a thirteen-man company to many more and now expanding their horizons to Hong Kong, Chessman Macau shall keep on endeavouring to provide excellence service and creative solutions to clients, realising the house’s vision which is to position itself as a premier design and production professional in the industry.
About SLIDING DOORS ENTERTAINMENT
Sliding Doors Entertainment (SDE) was founded by Milan Rokic, a 17 year veteran in the entertainment industry. Milan has forged a reputation as an industry leader in the Asia Pacific region via his extensive experience with Cirque du Soleil and BASE Entertainment and is renowned as one of the most respected entertainment specialists.
Whether it’s promoting Broadway and West End musicals, touring international ballet companies, providing enthralling world class children’s entertainment or launching the wonder of Cirque du Soleil across Asia Pacific, Sliding Doors Entertainment is dedicated to entertaining audiences across the region. The first live entertainment show brought to Singapore by SDE is Blue Man Group.
About BASE Entertainment Asia
BASE Entertainment Asia is one of Asia Pacific’s leading presenters of live entertainment. Based at the spectacular Marina Bay Sands Integrated Resort in Singapore, the company has presented many of the world’s most recognised musicals including Phantom of the Opera, Disney’s The Lion King, Wicked, Jersey Boys, CATS, My Fair Lady, Annie, Starlight Express, The Sound of Music and Disney’s Beauty and the Beast. Additionally BASE Entertainment Asia also presented concerts such as Michael Bolton, Thriller Live, Beatlemania, Bjorn Again, Cliff Richard, AR Rahman, and Elvis Costello.Thecompany has also presented Disney Live on behalf of Feld Entertainment for the past 4 years plus global children’s performers Hi 5 and The Wiggles. In 2014 BASE Entertainment Asia presented the Asian premiere of the equestrian spectacular Cavalia which enjoyed a sellout season in Singapore. BASE Entertainment founders Brian Becker and Scott Zeiger, have 45 years combined experience in the live entertainment industry. The company has offices in Singapore, New York, Las Vegas, andHouston. For more information please visit www.BASEentertainmentAsia.com
Entertainment at Sands China Properties
Sands China Ltd. has as a clear vision to establish Macao as Asia’s top entertainment destination.
The 15,000-seat Cotai Arena and 1,800-seat Venetian Theatre are the only venues in Asia ranked in Pollstar’s Top 100 Worldwide Arena Venues and Pollstar’s Top 200 Worldwide Theatre Venues based on ticket sales. It is the top entertainment destination in southern China, hosting the world’s and the region’s biggest names in music, sports and awards shows. Superstars frequently choose the venue as the starting point of their Asian tours.
The 1,800-seat, multi-purpose Venetian Theatre is one of the most luxurious entertainment venues in greater China. Featuring ushers in black-tie, champagne service, gourmet food and beverage items and other unique, premium amenities, it offers an intimate, luxurious and exclusive venue experience. The Venetian Theatre is playing a key role in bringing the best in international and Chinese entertainment to Macao, with a luxury theatre experience like no other in the region.
The 650-seat Sands Theatre regularly features internationally-renowned singers, performers and artists of the highest calibre. From traditional Chinese-costumed dancers to modern performances, and from singing troupes to contemporary bands, everything from Western rock to Cantonese pop is covered.
With an unbeatable diversity, the entertainment offering of Sands China Ltd. is ushering in a new era of entertainment in Macao.