Do your children love the movie Madagascar as much as mine? If so, they’ll be thrilled to learn that the Madagascar Live may be coming to a city near you. Alex the Lion, Marty the Zebra, Melman the Giraffe, Gloria the Hippo, King Julien, and those crazy penguins will be visiting 70 cities nationwide! The show will be coming to the Detroit Fox Theatre from April 29th – May 1st and tickets go on sale tomorrow, Friday, February 25th at 10 am.
Madagascar Live brings to life the original story on stage in an exciting 90-minute show. The show will transport the audience from the Central Park Zoo to the wilds of Madagascar.
Children will be excited to see their favorite characters in the action-packed adventure. Madagascar Live brings to the stage an imaginative set and impressive costume and puppet design. The fun singing and dancing numbers include the hit song, “Move It, Move It” in a show the whole family will enjoy.
Tickets for the Fox Theatre performance of Madagascar Live will be $15.50, $28.50, $38.50, and VIP $85.50 and may be purchased at the Fox Theatre, Joe Louis Arena Box Offices, Hockey Town Authentics in Troy, at OlympicEntertainment.com, at all Ticketmaster locations and at TicketMaster.com. To charge tickets by phone, call (800) 745-3000. Groups of 10 or more save, call (313) 471-3099. For additional information, call (313) 471-6611.
Madagascar Live is also running a fantastic family contest right now. One lucky family will win the trip of a lifetime to see the show at New York City’s legendary Radio City Music Hall. To enter visit the DreamWorks Theatricals site and submit your information for a chance to win. The winning family will receive airfare, hotel, a meet and greet with the Madagascar Live characters and a VIP backstage tour.
Madagascar Live 2011 Tour Dates (visit the Madagascar Live website for schedule updates)
|January 28-30||York, PA||Pullo Center|
|February 3-6||Pittsburgh, PA||Benedum|
|February 8-9||Norfolk, VA||Chrysler Hall|
|February 11-13||Houston, TX||Hobby Center|
|February 15-16||Birmingham, AL||BJCC|
|February 18-20||Durham, NC||Durham Performing Arts Center|
|February 22-23||Toledo, OH||Stranahan Theater|
|February 25-27||Columbus, OH||Palace Theatre|
|March 1-2||Peoria, IL||Peoria Civic Center|
|March 4-6||Louisville, KY||Palace Theatre|
|March 8-9||Kalamazoo, MI||Miller Auditorium|
|March 11-13||Des Moines, IA||Civic Center of Greater Des Moines|
|March 16-20||Chicago, IL||Rosemont Theater|
|March 22-23||Saginaw, MI||Dow Theatre|
|March 25-27||Memphis, TN||Orpheum Theater|
|March 29-30||Indianapolis, IN||Murat Theater|
|April 1-3||Minneapolis, MN||Orpheum Theatre|
|April 5-6||Ft. Wayne, IN||Embassy Theatre|
|April 8-10||Providence, RI||Providence Performing Arts Center|
|April 15-24||New York City, NY||Radio City Music Hall|
|April 26-27||Knoxville, TN||Tennessee Theatre|
|April 29 – May 1||Detroit, MI||Fox Theater|
|May 3-4||Appleton, WI||Fox Cities Performing Arts Center|
|May 6-8||Wallingford, CT||Oakdale Theatre|
|May 11-15||Philadelphia, PA||Academy of Music|
|May 18-22||Washington, DC||Warner Theater|
|May 25-29||Toronto, ON||Sony Centre|
For more information visit Madgascar Live on Facebook.