Shopkins Live! Shop It Up!
Travels to Worcester
Best Day Ever! On the heels of last month’s premiere of its first national tour, Shopkins Live! Shop It Up! will play at The Hanover Theatre for the Performing Arts on Friday, March 2. The tour will visit more than 115 North American cities through April 2018. Tickets are now on sale to members and go on sale to the public Friday, October 27 at 10 a.m.
Shopkins Live! Shop It Up! is the first theatrical production based on the phenomenally successful Shopkins toy brand. Social media is raving about #ShopkinsLive including CookieBSwirl in her video to her more than five million subscribers.
“We’re so thrilled to see all the besties in attendance with ear-to-ear smiles,” said Gilles Paquin, president, and CEO of Koba Entertainment, who also serves as executive producer of Shopkins Live! Shop It Up! “They get so enthralled by the vibrant, colorful set and costumes, and soon enough the catchy songs will have BFFs singing along and dancing in their seats.”
The photos offer a glimpse into the world of Shopkins Live! Shop It Up! which immerses audiences in the world of Shopville using custom-designed theatrical costumes, creative onstage characters, state-of-art video, and set design. Original music, song, dance, and interactive sing-a-longs are a huge part of the live show with performances from Shoppies Jessicake, Bubbleisha, Peppa-Mint, Rainbow Kate, Cocolette, Polli Polish, and more.
Since its launch in 2014, the Shopkins brand continues to be a hot ticket item for children worldwide. Shoppies dolls consistently rank as the #1 kids toy in the U.S. The first-ever Shopkins movie, “Shopkins Chef Club,” was released last year by Universal Pictures Home Entertainment, and numerous dedicated apps continue to expand the brand’s ever-growing world.
Based on America’s #1 toy brand, YouTube sensation and international toy phenomenon created in Australia by Moose Toys, Shopkins Live! Shop It Up! features the fun and fashionable Shoppies, joined by the Shopkins – the grocery store-themed mini collectible toys – Apple Blossom, Strawberry Kiss, Lippy Lips, Kooky Cookie, Poppy Corn, Slick Breadstick and Shady Diva. Shopkins Live! Shop It Up! runs for approximately 90 minutes, with one 15-minute intermission. For more information, visit www.shopkinslive.com. The Shopkins Live! U.S. tour is represented by APA.
Tickets to Shopkins Live! Shop It Up! are $35 and $45, with VIP Meet & Greet packages available for $100. Discounts are available for members of The Hanover Theatre and groups of 10 or more. Tickets are available online at TheHanoverTheatre.org, by phone at 877.571.SHOW (7469) or at The Hanover Theatre box office located at 2 Southbridge Street in downtown Worcester.