Octonauts Launch First Ever U.S. Tour - Dates Announced

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Today the Octonauts announced a brand new, action packed and interactive children’s stage show based on the hit Disney Junior television series (also a popular children’s book series). The Octonauts and the Deep Sea Volcano Adventure (www.octonautsliveus.com) launches September 22 in San Diego before heading coast-to-coast to more than 60 cities including Los Angeles, Atlanta, Boston, Chicago and Dallas.

Tickets go on-sale this Saturday, April 30.

Explore. Rescue. Protect!

Octonauts 1 (photo credit - Dan Tsantilis)

The Octonauts Live features brand new and fan favorite songs led by the entire Octonauts eight-member crew including Captain Barnacles, Lieutenant Kwazii and Medic Peso. They invite audiences aboard an underwater quest through a world full of adventure, interactivity, and tons of sea life surprises. This is a high-tech production featuring costume characters and animated projections to a massive screen on stage.

“We are thrilled for kids and families to see Octonauts come to life on stage,” said Amy Koudelka, SVP of Product Development and Brands, Silvergate Media. “The Octonauts and the Deep Sea Volcano Adventure is an opportunity for Octo-Cadets to be a real part of the action.”

Octonauts 2 (photo credit - Dan Tsantilis)

The tour comes on the heels of new Octonauts episodes premiering throughout the year on Disney Channel and Disney Junior. Seasons one, two and three are also available on Netflix, and the first ever Octonauts 4D movie adventure is coming later this year.

“We are calling on all cadets and their families across the country to assist our very dynamic team of adventure heroes on their fast-paced, exciting underwater adventure,” says Jonathan Shank, executive producer at Red Light Management. “This stage show is packed with sing-a-longs. Audiences can expect a high level of interactivity with their favorite characters on stage.”

For more information, visit www.octonautsliveus.comwww.facebook.com/octonautslive or search on social media using #octonautslive.

The tour is produced by Red Light Management & Fiery Light, in association with Silvergate Media.

The tour schedule includes:

Date City Venue
September 22 San Diego, CA Balboa Theatre
September 23 Riverside, CA Fox Performing Arts Center
September 24 Santa Barbara, CA Arlington Theatre
September 25 Stockton, CA Bob Hope Theatre
September 27 San Jose, CA City National Civic
September 28 Redding, CA Redding Civic Auditorium
September 29 Bakersfield, CA Fox Theater
September 30 Las Vegas, NV Cox Pavilion
October 1 Los Angeles, CA Microsoft Theater
October 2 Phoenix, AZ Comerica Theatre
October 5 Austin, TX ACL Live at the Moody Theater
October 6 San Antonio, TX Majestic Theatre
October 7 Grand Prairie, TX Verizon Theatre at Grand Prairie
October 8 Tulsa, OK Brady Theater
October 9 Houston, TX Revention Music Center
October 10 New Orleans, LA Mahalia Jackson Theatre
October 14 St. Louis, MO Fox Theatre – St. Louis
October 15 Kansas City, MO Arvest Bank Theatre at the Midland
October 16 Topeka, KS Topeka Performing Arts Center
October 18 Peoria, IL Civic Center Theatre
October 20 Louisville, KY Palace Theater
October 22 Columbus, OH Palace Theatre
October 23 Rosemont, IL Rosemont Theatre
October 24 Minneapolis, MN Northrop Auditorium – University of Minnesota
October 26 Cedar Rapids, IA Paramount Theater
October 27 Milwaukee, WI Riverside Theater
October 28 Detroit, MI Fox Theatre – Detroit
October 29 Indianapolis, IN Murat Theatre
October 30 Akron, OH Akron Civic Theatre
November 2 Cincinnati, OH Taft Theatre
November 6 Nashville, TN Andrew Jackson Hall, Tennessee Performing Arts Center
November 9 Wilmington, NC Cape Fear Community College’s Humanities and Fine Arts Center
November 10 Charleston, SC Charleston Gaillard Center
November 11 Durham, NC Durham Performing Arts Center
November 12 Baltimore, MD Hippodrome Theatre
November 13 Washington, DC Warner Theatre
November 16 Wilkes-Barre, PA Kirby Center
November 17 Albany, NY Palace Theatre
November 19 Morristown, NJ Mayo Performing Arts Center
November 20 Boston, MA Orpheum Theatre
November 23 Red Bank, NJ Count Basie Theatre
November 25 Wallingford, CT Toyota Presents the Oakdale Theatre
November 26 Brookville, NY Tilles Center for The Performing Arts
November 27 Richmond, VA Carpenter Center
November 29 Atlanta, GA Cobb Energy Performance Arts Centre
November 30 Jacksonville, FL Florida Theatre
December 2 Clearwater, FL Ruth Eckerd Hall
December 3 Orlando, FL Dr. Phillips Center
December 4 Miami Beach, FL Fillmore Miami Beach

Show credits: the show is directed by Richard Lewis. Lyrics are by Matt Lewis. Set design is by Simon Scullion. Lighting design is by Matt Haskins, music is composed by Mani Svavarsson and sound design is by Helen Atkinson.

-Dan Grody, TGPR