SCOOBY DOO LIVE! MUSICAL MYSTERIES Begins at The Beacon Theatre Tonight
The much-loved Scooby-Doo and the Mystery Inc. Gang takes center stage in an all-new family musical, SCOOBY-DOO LIVE! MUSICAL MYSTERIES, presented by Warner Bros. Consumer Products and Life Like Touring. Featuring everyone's favorite characters from one of television's longest-running animated series, SCOOBY-DOO LIVE! MUSICAL MYSTERIES is set to thrill audiences at the Beacon Theatre from tonight, February 22 to Sunday, February 24, 2013.
In this exciting new production, Scooby-Doo and the Mystery Inc. Gang have been called upon to help solve an epic mystery. A trouble-making ghost is haunting a local theatre and Shaggy, Fred, Daphne, Velma, and Scooby-Doo are on their way in the Mystery Machine to crack the case. With crazy ghosts, perplexing puzzles, and an abundance of Scooby Snacks, it's Scooby-Doo and friends at their best, travelling across the country, solving mysteries wherever they go.
SCOOBY-DOO LIVE! MUSICAL MYSTERIES features big musical numbers including the evergreen Scooby-Doo theme song, "Scooby-Doo, Where Are You?," alongside original groovy tunes including "Round Every Corner" and "We're Mystery Inc." Filled with wacky new characters and uproarious antics, SCOOBY-DOO LIVE! MUSICAL MYSTERIES has young audiences on The Edge of their seats in traditional Scooby-Doo fashion from the moment the lights go down.
"The timeless antics of Scooby-Doo and his mystery solving Gang have been delighting kids for generations," said Brad Globe, President, Warner Bros. Consumer Products. "We are thrilled to be bringing the Scooby Gang home to North America in this exciting new musical for the whole family. Scooby fans of all ages will truly enjoy this immersive and entertaining experience."
The North American tour of SCOOBY-DOO LIVE! MUSICAL MYSTERIES reunites the Australian tour's creative team: writer and director Theresa Borg, composer Craig Bryant, and choreographer Katie Ditchburn. This team was also responsible for the recent tour of Sesame Street Presents Elmo's World Tour.
Scooby-Doo has been delighting families for decades, and today, with 99 tour stops, sold out performances and thousands of fans attending each show throughout Australia, WBCP and Life Like Touring are thrilled to bring SCOOBY-DOO LIVE! MUSICAL MYSTERIES to all Scooby fans in North America.
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MSG Entertainment (MSGE), the live entertainment arm of The Madison Square Garden Company (Nasdaq: MSG), is a Worldwide Entertainment company recognized for its signature combination of event production and entertainment marketing. In addition to the nearly 900 entertainment concerts and events that take place each year at Radio City Music Hall, Madison Square Garden, The Theater at Madison Square Garden, the Beacon Theatre, The Chicago Theatre, and the Forum arena in Inglewood, California, MSGE has an exclusive co-booking agreement with Boston's Citi Performing Arts Center/ Wang Theatre. MSG Entertainment's live events include the Radio City Christmas Spectacular, which has played to more than 70 million people in 88 different cities across North America. More than five million people attend MSG Entertainment branded events annually including concerts, special events, and family attractions.
Warner Bros. Consumer Products, a Warner Bros. Entertainment Company, is one of the leading licensing and retail merchandising organizations in the world.
Life Like Touring has been delivering quality live family entertainment to international audiences for over 10 years. During this time, this Australian-born Production Company has written, produced and toured live theatre shows for many of the biggest brands in family entertainment, not only in major international cities but in remote and regional areas, often overlooked by touring productions, in countries around the world.
Past Life Like Touring productions include Sesame Street Presents Elmo's World Tour (Australia 2012), Scooby-Doo Live! Musical Mysteries (Australia 2011-12), Nick Jr.'s Dora the Explorer LIVE! Search for the City of Lost Toys (Asia, Australia and New Zealand 2010-2012), Cartoon Network's BEN 10 LIVE: Time Machine (Asia, Australia and New Zealand 2011-12), and Nick Jr.'s Yo Gabba Gabba! LIVE (Australia 2009, 2011). Life Like Touring successfully promoted the arena tour of Cartoon Network's BEN 10 LIVE: Power of the Omnitrix (Australia 2010) The company also toured Dorothy the Dinosaur's Dance Party on behalf of The Wiggles (Australia and New Zealand 2006-2008).