Providence, RI — More than 50 million people around the world have experienced the phenomenon of the hit that is BLUE MAN GROUP and now it’s your turn! BLUE MAN GROUP returns to Providence Performing Arts Center (PPAC) for a limited engagement on its new North American tour, May 20-22, 2022. It’s All You Know and Love BLUE MAN GROUP– iconic drumming, colorful creative moments and quirky comedy – the men are still blue, but the rest is all new! With heart-pounding original music, bespoke instruments, surprise audience interaction, and hilarious absurdity, join the Blue Men in a joyous experience that unites audiences of all ages.
To Providence, BLUE MAN GROUP is sponsored by HarborOne Bank and is part of the Encore series. Cox Media is the media sponsor of the Encore series.
Tickets for BLUE MAN GROUP are on sale now at the PPAC Box Office (located at 220 Weybosset Street in downtown Providence), online at ppacri.org, and by phone at 401.421.ARTS (2787). Tickets cost between $80 and $20; all ticket prices include a $4 catering fee per ticket and are subject to change without notice. Box office window and phone hours are Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Saturday, 10 a.m. to 2 a.m. and two hours before curtain time on show days.
Groups of 10 or more can contact Group Sales Specialist Paul Hiatt at 401.574.3162 or [email protected] to order group tickets.
BLUE MAN GROUP is the global entertainment phenomenon, known for its award-winning theatrical productions, iconic characters and multiple creative explorations. BLUE MAN GROUP the performances are euphoric celebrations of human connection through art, music, comedy and non-verbal communication. Since its debut at New York’s Astor Place Theater in 1991, the live show has expanded to further national residencies in Boston, Chicago and Las Vegas, an international residency in Berlin and multiple North American and world tours, affecting more than 35 million people worldwide. . BLUE MAN GROUP is universally appealing to a wide range of age groups and cultural backgrounds.
Part of the pop culture zeitgeist, BLUE MAN GROUP has appeared countless times on hit shows, including Dancing with the stars, The show tonight, Development stopped, The Ellen DeGeneres Show, Schlag of Raab (Germany), WOWOW (Japan), and Caldeirao do Huck (Brazil). Besides, BLUE MAN GROUP served as the face of branding campaigns for Intel and TIM/Brasil.
Identify and continuously develop new ways to impact the entertainment industry, BLUE MAN GROUP contributed to various film and television scores and released several albums, including the Grammy-nominated audio. The rock concert parody, “Megastar World Tour”, has performed in arenas around the world. The book, blue man’s worldis a visually stunning anthropological exploration of the curious bald, blue character.
the BLUE MAN GROUP The North American tour is presented in L-ISA Hyperreal Sound by L-Acoustics, the world leader in high-end professional sound systems for live events. L-ISA is a revolutionary audio technology that goes beyond traditional systems to deliver extremely realistic ultra-high definition sound. This result is a deeper sense of involvement in the spectacular antics, music and mayhem that is BLUE MAN GROUP.
BLUE MAN GROUP is owned and operated by Cirque du Soleil Entertainment Group. The North American tour is produced and promoted by Cirque du Soleil Entertainment Group in partnership with NETworks Presentations.
Please note: All BLUE MAN GROUP the show is a party! Although this production is family friendly, please note that it features loud music, bright lighting, strobe lights, mist, and other atmospheric effects. Please also be aware that there are times of audience participation and that certain physical elements of the show, including paint and other non-toxic materials, may reach some audience members.
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