Blue Man Group Announces New Valentine's Day, President's Day, Martin Luther King Jr. Day Performances

Blue Man Group announces additional performances for the Martin Luther King, Valentine's Day and Presidents Day holidays at Chicago's Briar Street Theatre, 3133 N. Halsted Street. Throughout the special holiday shows, audiences will have additional opportunities to see the production's original, visually striking material that combines original music, state-of-the-art technology and hilarious comedy to create a one-of-a-kind entertainment experience.

Additional Blue Man Group Chicago performances include:

  • Martin Luther King Day: January 20, 2014, 2 p.m.
  • Valentine's Day Weekend: February 14, 2014, 6 p.m. and 9 p.m.; February 15, 2014 2 p.m., 5 p.m. and 8 p.m.; February 16, 2014, 1 p.m., 4 p.m. and 7 p.m.
  • President's Day: February 17, 2014, 2 p.m.

For a full show schedule, visit

For the perfect Valentine's Day date night, Blue Man Group Chicago has partnered with Jack's on Halstead, a delicious restaurant conveniently located in the Lakeview neighborhood, walking distance from the Briar Street Theatre. The exclusive package includes dinner and tickets to one of the evening performances. In addition, Blue Man Group Chicago, in conjunction with Hampton Inn & Suites, River North, has created the "Ultimate Theater Package" that is perfect for Valentine's Day weekend. The "Ultimate Theater Package" includes: two tickets to Blue Man Group, an overnight stay at the Hampton Inn and Suite, River North, free breakfast and a gift card to Jack's on Halsted for a romantic Valentine's Day dinner. For more information and pricing on special packages please visit: or call the box at: (773) 348-4000.

Blue Man Group is a unique and thrilling multi-sensory experience that fuses innovative theatrical spectacle and powerful original music with hilarious comedy to create a performance experience unlike any other.

The iconic, silent, inquisitive Blue Man character has remained consistent since the show's opening, but the world he reacts to is continuously changing, allowing for a production that continuously evolves.

One of the world's most popular theatrical productions, today's Blue Man Group is a blend of signature material that has been in the show since the opening, as well as newer passages that examine the influence of technology on today's world with a funny and perceptive look at contemporary communication vehicles. The performance then closes with a pulsating finale that has audiences up and out of their seats, featuring an original Blue Man Group music score.

Currently, Blue Man Group theatrical shows can be seen in New York, Boston, Chicago, Las Vegas, Orlando, Berlin, and on tour throughout the U.S. Blue Man Group can also be seen onboard the Norwegian Epic by Norwegian Cruise Line - the Official Cruise Line of Blue Man Group.

The company's music, featuring custom made instruments and signature, percussive sound, can be heard on five albums, including the Grammy-nominated "Audio," as well as various film and television projects. As the company grows, it remains true to its vision of providing exciting experiences in a variety of media, appealing to a broad range of age groups and cultural backgrounds.

Blue Man Group's appeal is multi-generational, with several projects specifically designed for young people, including "Making Waves," a popular touring exhibit for children, and the recently launched national "Invent an Instrument" competition.

Tickets are available from $49-$97. Tickets may be purchased at the Briar Street Theatre by calling the box office at (773) 348-4000; by calling Ticketmaster at (800) 982-2787; at all Ticketmaster ticket centers or via the Internet at For more information, visit

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