October 5, 2018

What’s Happening in Music & Theater This Week!

We are back with your Bi-Weekly Music & Theatre Update. Here are some concerts and shows that have gone on sale over the past two weeks. Check out the list and click on your favorite artist or performer to see if they will be stopping by your city.

Music

Elton John  has added 25 more dates to his “Farewell Yellow Brick Road” tour, taking him nearly to the end of 2019. He’s added multiple dates in Las Vegas, Philadelphia and several Canadian cities.

Presale Date: 09/27 (AMEX)

On Sale Date: 10/05

*Toronto’s public sale is Oct 12

Pittsburgh, Boston and Long Island’s public sale is Oct 19

Nashville’s public sale is Nov 9

Cleveland’s public sale is Nov 16

Billy Joel - Announced 1 show at Orlando's Amway Center in the early part of next year on Jan. 11.

On Sale Date: 10/05

Dave Matthews –  Has announced a 12-city fall 2018 arena tour. The announcement comes after a busy summer, who wrapped up their extensive summer tour at the Hollywood Bowl on September 12th. The tour will span the end of November and beginning of December, and will hit venues along the east coast in addition to a stop in Canada.

Presale Date: 09/29 (FAN) & 10/02 (CITI)

On Sale Date: 10/05

John Legend Xmas Announced that he will release his first holiday album later this month — an LP he’ll support with a 25-date North American end-of-the-year tour. Launches on Nov. 15 at the Ruth Eckerd Hall in Clearwater, Florida. Stops include Atlanta, Boston, Toronto, Chicago, Denver, Seattle, Indianapolis, Salt Lake City, New York City and Los Angeles. He’ll wrap up the tour on Dec. 30 in San Diego.

Presale Date: 10/4

On Sale Date: 10/05

Eric Church is doubling down on his upcoming North American tour with an innovative route that includes two stops in every city (18 double nights). Church has announced this week that he plans on adding even more dates to his tour.

On Sale Date: 10/05

CMA Awards It has been a decade since the dynamic duo of Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood first took the stage as co-hosts of the CMA Awards. Country Music’s biggest night of the year.

On Sale Date: 10/05

iHeartRadio Alter Ego  Twenty One Pilots, The Killers, Muse, Weezer, Rise Against, Bishop Briggs and The Revivalists will headline iHeartRadio’s second annual ALTer Ego concert.The show will take place at the Forum in Los Angeles on Jan. 19, 2019.

Presale Date: 10/4

On Sale Date: 10/05

Bob Seger – Another round of dates were announced this week as his “final” shows, with a caveat that more are to come. Additional shows will be announced in the coming weeks, including dates in Las Vegas, Fresno, San Diego, Vancouver, Florida and more

Presale Date: 09/27

On Sale Date: 09/28

Bruno Mars - Added two NYE dates in Las Vegas at T-Mobile Arena.

On Sale Date: 09/28

Thomas Rhett is continuing his Life Changes Tour in Canada. The star will kick things off April 24th in Montreal with fellow country artist Dustin Lynch along for the ride

On Sale Date: 09/27

2Cellos Have gained a considerable following by combining classical chamber music with modern pop and rock, will be bringing their performances to mid-size venues around North America in 2019.  This follows their remaining 2018 tour dates which span from Atlantic City to Macedonia, Japan, Australia, and New Zealand.

Presale Date: 09/26 (Spotify)

On Sale Date: 09/28

Toby Mac "HITS DEEP Tour" will trek 34 stops nationwide in 2019 with Jeremy Camp, Jordan Feliz, Ryan Stevenson, We are Messengers and Aaron Cole. FUN FACT: The 2018 "HITS DEEP Tour" sold out 18 arenas and was noted as the highest-grossing Christian tour of the year.

On Sale Date: 09/28

Shawn Mendes – Will be making a stop at SAP Center in San Jose. Newly added date to his packed North America Tour.

Presale Date: 09/28

On Sale Date: 09/29

Post Malone After announcing and selling out a show at Brooklyn’s Barclays Center for 12/29, He has now announced another one happening at Barclays Center on New Year’s Eve.

Presale Date: 09/25

On Sale Date: 09/28

Theater

Andrea Bocelli Announced 1 show at Orlando's Amway Center next year on Feb 13th. If you need a good V-Day present, this is a pretty good option.

On Sale Date: 10/5

Jim Jeffries   Taking a break from the behind the desk of his US late-night talk show 'The Jim Jefferies Show', he is returning home this December for his brand new live stand-up comedy arena show 'Night Talker' in what will be his biggest national tour yet.

On Sale Date: 10/05

Dancing with the Stars Tour Going back on tour across America this winter in Dancing with the Stars: Live! – Light Up the Night. Fans of the show have the opportunity to see the best ballroom dancers in the business perform live in their hometowns

On Sale Date: 10/2

Jeff Dunham - The popular ventriloquist and Baylor graduate is bringing his Passively Aggressive comedy tour to 35+ Cities. Last year, Dunham received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, commemorating his successful career.

On Sale Date: 10/01

Ron White - He will be bringing his cigar-smoking, scotch-drinking personality to 30+ cities in 2019.

On Sale Date: 09/28

Tootsie New York - a brand new musical comedy based off the Dustin Hoffman led-movie from 1982, a temperamental actor is willing to do whatever it takes to keep working, including impersonating a woman

Presale Date: 09/20

On Sale Date: 09/21

TMV: No

Tom Segura - The theatrical production starring Martin and Chris Kratt, based on the Emmy-nominated hit PBS KIDS series, will bring audiences along on a "wild" ride with a dynamic mix of live-action and animation. The stage show will be held at the Sandy Springs Performing Arts Center on March 1, 2019.

Presale Date: 09/28

On Sale Date: 10/01