Queen Extravaganza Tour

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Queen Extravaganza Tour
Queen Extravaganza.jpg
Tour by Queen Extravaganza
Start date May 26, 2012
End date May 31, 2014
Legs 5
Shows 76 in North America
30 in Europe
106 in Total

The Queen Extravaganza Tour is a concert tour by official Queen tribute band the Queen Extravaganza.[1]

Background[edit]

It was announced on March 28, 2012 that Queen Extravaganza would tour North America visiting twenty-six cities in the United States and Canada.[2]

On October 26, 2012 a second tour of North America was announced via Queenonline.com.[3]

Setlist[edit]

Tour dates[edit]

The Queen Extravaganza performing "Bohemian Rhapsody" at the Fox Theatre in 2012
Marc Martel performing in the Queen Extravaganza Tour at the O2 Academy Oxford in 2013
Jennifer Espinoza performing in the Queen Extravaganza Tour at the O2 Academy Oxford in 2013
Brian Gresh performing in the Queen Extravaganza Tour at the O2 Academy Oxford in 2013
Francois-Olivier Doyon performing in the Queen Extravaganza Tour at the O2 Academy Oxford in 2013
Date City Country Venue
North America (First leg)[6][3]
May 26, 2012 Quebec City Canada Grand Théâtre de Québec
May 27, 2012 Montreal Théâtre Saint-Denis
May 29, 2012 Toronto Queen Elizabeth Theatre
May 31, 2012 Detroit United States Fox Theatre
June 1, 2012 Chicago House of Blues Chicago
June 2, 2012 Minneapolis The Brick Minneapolis
June 4, 2012 Cleveland House of Blues Cleveland
June 5, 2012 St. Louis The Pageant
June 7, 2012 Philadelphia The Theatre of the Living Arts
June 8, 2012 Washington, D.C. 9:30 Club
June 9, 2012 Wallingford Toyota Presents: The Oakdale Theatre
June 10, 2012 Bethlehem Bethlehem Events Center
June 11, 2012 Boston House of Blues Boston
June 12, 2012 Huntington Paramount Theatre
June 15, 2012 Tampa Ferguson Hall
June 17, 2012 Orlando The Plaza Live
June 19, 2012 Grand Prairie Verizon Theater at Grand Prairie
June 20, 2012 Houston House of Blues Houston
June 23, 2012 Las Vegas House of Blues Las Vegas
June 24, 2012 San Diego Humphrey's Club
June 25, 2012 Los Angeles Club Nokia
June 26, 2012 San Francisco Regency Ballroom
June 28, 2012 Seattle Showbox SoDo
June 30, 2012 Vancouver Canada Orpheum Theatre
July 2, 2012 Calgary Jack Singer Concert Hall
July 3, 2012 Edmonton Northern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium
North America (Second leg)[3]
January 11, 2013 Tarrytown United States Tarrytown Music Hall
January 12, 2013 Wallingford Toyota Presents: The Oakdale Theatre
January 13, 2013 Huntington Paramount Theatre
January 15, 2013 Englewood Bergen Performing Arts Center
January 16, 2013 Hershey Hershey Theatre
January 17, 2013 Verona Bergen Performing Arts Center
January 18, 2013 Hamilton Canada Hamilton Place Theatre
January 20, 2013 Ottawa National Arts Centre
January 21, 2013 Toronto Sony Centre for the Performing Arts
January 22, 2013 Quebec City Capitole de Québec
January 23, 2013[A]
January 25, 2013
January 26, 2013
January 27, 2013
January 29, 2013 Sherbrooke Granada Theatre
January 30, 2013 Montreal Bell Centre
February 1, 2013 Saint John Imperial Theatre
February 2, 2013 Moncton Casino New Brunswick
February 3, 2013 Halifax Dalhousie Arts Centre
North America (Third leg)[7]
August 6, 2013 Quebec City Canada Capitole de Québec
August 7, 2013
August 9, 2013
August 10, 2013
August 11, 2013
August 13, 2013
August 14, 2013
August 16, 2013
August 17, 2013
August 18, 2013
August 20, 2013
August 21, 2013
August 23, 2013
August 24, 2013
August 25, 2013
August 27, 2013
August 28, 2013
August 30, 2013
August 31, 2013
September 1, 2013
September 3, 2013 Ottawa Scotiabank Place
September 5, 2013 Halifax Rebecca Cohn Auditorium
September 6, 2013 Moncton Casino New Brunswick
September 8, 2013 Lebanon United States Lebanon Opera House
September 9, 2013 Red Bank Count Basie Theatre
September 10, 2013 Niagara Falls The Rapids Theatre
September 11, 2013 Morristown Mayo Performing Arts Center
September 13, 2013 Bethlehem Bethlehem Events Center
September 14, 2013 Westbury NYCB Theatre at Westbury
September 15, 2013 New Bedford Zeiterion Performing Arts Center
Europe[8]
October 25, 2013 Southampton England The Brook
October 27, 2013 Birmingham O2 Academy Birmingham2
October 28, 2013 Oxford O2 Academy Oxford2
October 29, 2013 Bournemouth O2 Academy Bournemouth2
October 30, 2013 Liverpool O2 Academy Liverpool2
November 1, 2013 Sheffield O2 Academy Sheffield2
November 2, 2013 Leicester O2 Academy Leicester2
November 3, 2013 Newcastle O2 Academy Newcastle2
November 4, 2013 Glasgow Scotland O2 ABC Glasgow2
November 6, 2013 London England O2 Shepherd's Bush Empire
November 7, 2013 Reading Sub 89
November 8, 2013 Worthing Assembly Hall
November 10, 2013 Bath Komedia
November 11, 2013 Manchester Gorilla
November 12, 2013 Bristol Fleece & Firkin
May 10, 2014 Bournemouth O2 Academy Bournemouth
May 12, 2014 Antwerp Belgium Stadsschouwburg
May 13, 2014 Tilburg Netherlands 013
May 15, 2014 Cologne Germany Live Music Hall
May 16, 2014 Hamburg Gruenspan
May 18, 2014 Munich Alte Kongresshalle
May 19, 2014 Frankfurt Batschkapp
May 20, 2014 Berlin Fritzclub
May 21, 2014 Vienna Austria Wien Arena
May 22, 2014 Padua Italy Gran Teatro Geox
May 24, 2014 Paris France L'Olympia
May 26, 2014 Copenhagen Denmark Koncerthuset
May 28, 2014 Oslo Norway Sentrum
May 29, 2014 Stockholm Sweden Tyrol
May 31, 2014 Helsinki Finland Circus Helsinki
September 5, 2014 Reading England The Hexagon
September 6, 2014 Leamington Spa The Assembly
September 8, 2014 Cardiff Wales St David's Hall
September 9, 2014 Tunbridge Wells England Assembly Hall Theatre
September 11, 2014 Bristol O2 Academy Bristol
September 12, 2014 Nottingham Rock City
September 13, 2014 London O2 Shepherd's Bush Empire
September 15, 2014 Cambridge Cambridge Corn Exchange
September 16, 2014 Leeds O2 Academy Leeds
September 18, 2014 Glasgow Scotland O2 ABC Glasgow
September 19, 2014 Newcastle England Newcastle City Hall
September 20, 2014 Salisbury Salisbury City Hall
September 22, 2014 Cheltenham Cheltenham Town Hall
September 23, 2014 Worthing Pavilion Theatre
Festivals and other miscellaneous performances
A Two performances

Box office score data[edit]

Venue City Tickets Sold / Available Gross Revenue
Grand Théâtre de Québec Québec City 1,671 / 1,671 (100%) $84,163[9]
Théâtre Saint-Denis Montreal 2,077 / 2,077 (100%) $89,692[9]
The Brick Minneapolis 441 / 1,077 (41%) $13,440[10]
9:30 Club Washington, D.C. 907 / 1,200 (76%) $31,745[10]
Ferguson Hall Tampa 810 / 1,042 (78%) $34,051[10]
Plaza Live Orlando 787 / 837 (94%) $26,907[11]
Club NOKIA Los Angeles 1,010 / 2,400 (42%) $32,448[12]
Regency Center Grand Ballroom San Francisco 481 / 1,424 (34%) $16,256[13]
Orpheum Theatre Vancouver 2,005 / 2,600 (77%) $54,650[14]
Jack Singer Theatre Calgary 1,493 / 1,710 (87%) $46,714[14]
Northern Jubilee Auditorium Edmonton 1,860 / 2,605 (71%) $53,303[14]
Theatre Granada Sherbrook 776 / 776 (100%) $30,402[15]
Bell Centre Montreal 3,337 / 3,550 (94%) $190,664[15]
Imperial Theatre St. John's 667 / 700 (95%) $26,310[15]
Casino New Brunswick Moncton 1,705 / 1,790 (95%) $72,590[15]
Rebecca Cohn Auditorium Halifax 922 / 1,035 (89%) $37,923[15]
TOTAL 20,949 / 26,494 (79%) $841,258

Personnel[edit]

Current members


Former members
  • Tristan Avakian — Lead Guitar & Rhythm Guitar, Backing vocals[16] (2012 tour only)[17]
  • Yvan Pedneault — Vocals, Backing vocals[16] (2012 tour only)[18]
  • Jeff Scott Soto — Vocals, Backing vocals[16] (2012 tour only)[19]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Queen's Roger Taylor Reveals Finalists for "The Queen Extravaganza Tour"". prnewswire. 2011-11-30. Retrieved 2012-03-28. 
  2. ^ "Press Release: Queen Extravaganza Tour Dates Announced". QueenOnline. 28 March 2012. Retrieved 28 March 2012. 
  3. ^ a b c "The Return Of The Queen Extravaganza! 20 New Dates For 2013 on Sale Now!". QueenOnline. 26 October 2012. Retrieved 26 October 2012. 
  4. ^ "Queen Extravaganza: Montreal Set List". QueenOnline. Retrieved 30 May 2012. 
  5. ^ "Queen Extravaganza Rocks The Paramount / Set List". QueenOnline. Retrieved 15 January 2013. 
  6. ^ "Tour & Tickets". QueenExtravaganza. 28 March 2012. Retrieved 28 March 2012. 
  7. ^ "Nine New Queen Extravaganza Dates Announced!". QueenOnline. Retrieved 29 May 2013. 
  8. ^ "Press Release: The Queen Extravaganza Coming to The UK". Queen Online. 28 June 2013. Retrieved 28 June 2013. 
  9. ^ a b "Current Boxscore". billboard.biz. 2012-06-01. Retrieved 2012-06-01. 
  10. ^ a b c "Current Boxscore". billboard.biz. 2012-06-24. Retrieved 2012-06-24. 
  11. ^ "Current Boxscore". billboard.biz. 2012-06-28. Retrieved 2012-06-28. 
  12. ^ "Current Boxscore". billboard.biz. 2012-07-05. Retrieved 2012-07-06. 
  13. ^ "Current Boxscore". billboard.biz. 2012-09-07. Retrieved 2012-09-08. 
  14. ^ a b c "Current Boxscore". Billboard. 2 February 2013. Retrieved 2 February 2013. 
  15. ^ a b c d e "Current Boxscore". Billboard. 2 February 2013. Retrieved 2 February 2013. 
  16. ^ a b c d e f g h i j "Queen Extravaganza: Roger Reveals The Band...". QueenOnline. 2011-12-08. Retrieved 2012-03-28. 
  17. ^ http://www.queenextravaganza.com/the-band/
  18. ^ http://www.queenextravaganza.com/the-band/
  19. ^ http://www.queenextravaganza.com/the-band/

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