The SPACE Tour

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The SPACE Tour
The SPACE Tour.jpg
Tour by StarKid Productions
Location North America
Start date November 4, 2011 (2011-11-04)
End date November 27, 2011 (2011-11-27)
Shows 21
StarKid Productions concert chronology
The SPACE Tour
(2011)
Apocalyptour
(2012)

The StarKid Precarious Auditory Concert Experience Tour,[1] more commonly referred to as The SPACE Tour, was the debut concert tour of musical theatre production company StarKid Productions. The tour visited fifteen cities in North America,[2] and featured songs from the group's previous soundtrack albums.

Tour dates[edit]

# Date City Country Venue
1 November 4, 2011 (2011-11-04) Ann Arbor USA Michigan Theater
2 November 5, 2011 (2011-11-05) London Canada London Music Hall
3
4 November 6, 2011 (2011-11-06) Toronto Canada Mod Club Theatre
5
6 November 7, 2011 (2011-11-07) Cleveland USA House of Blues
7 November 8, 2011 (2011-11-08) Chicago USA Bottom Lounge
8 November 10, 2011 (2011-11-10) New Orleans USA House of Blues
9 November 12, 2011 (2011-11-12) Austin USA Antone's Nightclub
10 November 13, 2011 (2011-11-13) Dallas USA House of Blues
11
12 November 15, 2011 (2011-11-15) Atlanta USA Center Stage Theatre
13 November 16, 2011 (2011-11-16) Orlando USA House of Blues
14 November 19, 2011 (2011-11-19) Charlotte USA The Fillmore
15 November 20, 2011 (2011-11-20) Silver Spring USA The Fillmore
16 November 22, 2011 (2011-11-22) Cincinnati USA Bogart's
17 November 25, 2011 (2011-11-25) Boston USA House of Blues
18
19 November 26, 2011 (2011-11-26) New York City USA Irving Plaza
20
21 November 27, 2011 (2011-11-27) Gramercy Theatre

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Setlist[edit]

The tour consisted of performances of songs from the group's previous soundtrack albums: Little White Lie, A Very Potter Musical, Me and My Dick, A Very Potter Sequel, A Very StarKid Album and Starship. Some songs are performed by their original performers; however, as only seven members of the group performed on the tour, most are performed by different performers.

Part 1:

  1. "I Wanna Be"
  2. "Harry Freakin' Potter"
  3. "Gettin' Along"
  4. "Ready to Go"
  5. "The Coolest Girl"
  6. "Granger Danger"
  7. "To Have a Home"
  8. "It's Over Now"
  9. "Stutter"

Part 2:

  1. "Get Back Up"
  2. "Different As Can Be"
  3. "The Way I Do"
  4. "Boy Toy"
  5. "Kick It Up a Notch"
  6. "No Way"
  7. "Status Quo"
  8. "Beauty"

Encore:

  1. "Even Though"
  2. "Liam's Got a Phone Call"
  3. "Days of Summer"
  4. "Goin' Back to Hogwarts"

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Personnel[edit]

Support acts[edit]

  • Charlene Kaye
  • Jim and the Povolos
  • George Watsky (The Fillmore, Siver Spring)[5]
  • The Gregory Brothers (Gramercy Theatre, New York City)[5]

Live album[edit]

A live album of the tour, recorded at the Gramercy Theatre concert,[2][6][7] was released on March 13, 2012 through iTunes and Amazon.com.[8][9] All of the songs, except for "It's Over Now", feature on the album.

DVD release[edit]

A DVD of the tour, also recorded at the Gramercy Theatre concert, was released on March 24, 2012.[10][11] Besides capturing the tour on-stage, the DVD offers behind-the-scenes footage and interviews by the film's director, Liam White.[11]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "StarKid Announcement Stardate 9.27.11 AD". YouTube. September 27, 2011. Retrieved March 19, 2012. 
  2. ^ a b c "TOUR". StarKid Productions official website. Retrieved March 14, 2012. 
  3. ^ The SPACE Tour (DVD). StarKid Productions. 
  4. ^ a b "Team StarKid Launches Space Tour Tonight!". broadwayworld.com. November 4, 2011. Retrieved March 14, 2012. 
  5. ^ a b "George Watsky, The Gregory Brothers Lead THE SPACE TOUR". broadwayworld.com. October 21, 2011. Retrieved March 19, 2012. 
  6. ^ Saunders, Dylan (March 13, 2012). "SPACE Tour album drops today! This was our final show at the Gramercy Theatre in New York City.". Twitter. Retrieved March 18, 2012. 
  7. ^ Richter, Joey. "Even Though". The SPACE Tour (Album). StarKid Productions. Event occurs at 2:49. Yeah. It's the last show... I'm gonna kiss you on the mouth. 
  8. ^ "The Space Tour - Download The Space Tour on iTunes". iTunes. March 13, 2012. Retrieved March 13, 2012. 
  9. ^ "Amazon.com: The Space Tour: The Space Tour Cast: MP3 Downloads". Amazon.com. March 13, 2012. Retrieved March 13, 2012. 
  10. ^ "StarKid Announcement Stardate 3.14.12 AD". YouTube. March 14, 2012. Retrieved March 19, 2012. 
  11. ^ a b "The SPACE Tour DVD - Official Trailer". YouTube. March 23, 2012. Retrieved March 30, 2012. 

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