The SPACE Tour

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The SPACE Tour
Tour by StarKid Productions
The SPACE Tour.jpg
Location North America
Start date November 4, 2011 (2011-11-04)
End date November 27, 2011 (2011-11-27)
No. of shows 21
StarKid Productions concert chronology

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[2] City Country Venue
November 4, 2011 Ann Arbor United States Michigan Theater
November 5, 2011
2 shows
London Canada London Music Hall
November 6, 2011
2 shows
Toronto Mod Club Theatre
November 7, 2011 Cleveland United States House of Blues
November 8, 2011 Chicago Bottom Lounge
November 10, 2011 New Orleans House of Blues
November 12, 2011 Austin Antone's Nightclub
November 13, 2011
2 shows
Dallas House of Blues
November 15, 2011 Atlanta Center Stage Theatre
November 16, 2011 Orlando House of Blues
November 19, 2011 Charlotte The Fillmore
November 20, 2011 Silver Spring The Fillmore
November 22, 2011 Cincinnati Bogart's
November 25, 2011
2 shows
Boston House of Blues
November 26, 2011
2 shows
New York City Irving Plaza
November 27, 2011 Gramercy Theatre

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"

[3]

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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