The Sing Off is Coming to the Peoria Civic Center Theater
Monday, December 8, 2014, 6:10 A.M.
THE SING-OFF ANNOUNCES 2015 LIVE TOUR
THE SING-OFF LIVE! TOUR COMES TO THE SMG MANAGED PEORIA CIVIC CENTER THEATER ON MARCH 31AT 7:30 PM AND WILL HIT 55 CITIES ACROSS THE UNITED STATES.
FAN FAVORITES FROM THE HIT NBC A CAPPELLA MUSIC COMPETITION COME TOGETHER TO BRING FANS THE ULTIMATE EVENING OF A CAPPELLA.
TICKETS GO ON SALE DECEMBER 12 AT 10:00 AM.
LOS ANGELES, CA (December 8, 2014) – The Sing-Off, NBC’s No. 1 rated a cappella music competition, returns to the road this February for its second national The Sing-Off Live! Tour. The tour comes to the SMG Managed Peoria Civic Center on March 31 at 7:30 pm. Ticket prices are $49.50 and $39.50. General tickets are on sale December 12 at 10:00 am and are available at Ticketmaster.com, the Peoria Civic Center Box Office, all Ticketmaster locations, or by phone at 1 (800) 745-3000.
The Sing-Off Live Tour! will feature The Sing-Off fan favorite groups VoicePlay (season 4) and Street Corner Symphony (season 2) plus one more group from this year’s 2-hour The Sing-Off television special which airs Wednesday, December 17th at 9PM ET/PT on NBC. On tour the groups will perform their a cappella versions of this year’s chart topping hits as well as favorite arrangements from the TV show.
The tour will offer the ultimate a cappella experience, giving fans of the show a unique opportunity to see their favorite groups perform live, and fans of a cappella music an incredible evening of some of the country’s top talent. In addition to headlining talent, each concert will feature local a cappella groups to open the show, allowing fans of the genre the chance to discover top local talent as well.
The 2015 tour will feature musical direction by Deke Sharon, known among the a cappella community as “The Godfather of Contemporary A Capella.” In addition to working as arranger, consultant, and producer on The Sing-Off, Sharon served as musical director and arranger for the hit film Pitch Perfect and the upcoming Pitch Perfect 2. The tour will include individual sets from each act, brand new group numbers, ultimate sing-off’s and a few surprises.
"A cappella is at its very best when experienced in person, which is why I'm thrilled to be working with The Sing-Off Live! Tour once again, bringing some of the world's greatest groups to theaters around the country,” said musical director Deke Sharon. “People will not believe their ears when they hear our Sing-Off stars, and we love introducing audiences to their own fantastic local groups."
Tune in for the 2 hour special airing on December 17th at 9PM ET/PT on NBC.
VIP Nation is proud to provide exclusive access to incredible VIP ticket package experiences for the tour. Fans should visit www.singofftour.com for more information and to purchase tickets and VIP packages.
The Sing-Off Live! Tour is produced by Faculty Productions.
The Sing-Off is the No.1 rated a cappella music competition series hosted by multi-platinum recording artist Nick Lachey, airing on NBC. This season a two-hour holiday special of the hit musical competition series showcases six new groups who compete for a first-place prize of $50,000. Returning judges Jewel and Shawn Stockman will be joined by Fall Out Boy frontman Patrick Stump, while Nick Lachey once again hosts. The program showcases the country's top a cappella groups performing popular songs in all new ways. The Sing-Off has no lip-synching, backup bands or safety net. The Sing-Off airs Wednesday, Dec. 17 (9-11 p.m. ET) on NBC.
THE SING-OFF LIVE! TOUR PUBLICITY CONTACT:
Melissa Munafo: firstname.lastname@example.org /818.761.7136
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