Shopkins Live! Shop It Up!
Best Day Ever! On the heels of last month’s premiere of its first national tour, Shopkins Live! Shop It Up! (www.shopkinslive.com) announced it will travel to The Hanover Theatre for the Performing Arts on Friday, March 2. The tour will visit more than 115 North American cities through April 2018. 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. 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,” says Gilles Paquin, President and CEO of Koba Entertainment, who also serves as Executive Producer of Shopkins Live! Shop It Up!. “
Based on America’s #1 toy brand, Youtube sensation and international toy phenomenon created in Australia by Moose Toys, Shopkins Live! Shop It Up! 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.
Shopkins Live! Shop It Up! runs for approximately 90 minutes, with one 15-minute intermission. For more information, visit www.shopkinslive.com and sign-up to be the first to hear about the pre-sale offer, on-sale dates and North American tour dates.
The Shopkins Live! U.S. tour is represented by APA.
About Koba Entertainment
A prominent producer of original family musicals, Koba Entertainment has been captivating audiences around the world with celebrated characters from literature, television, and pop culture since 2004. Koba Entertainment productions have enchanted people of all ages in more than 165 North American cities, 12 countries and 4 continents. Production credits for young audiences include: Bubble Guppies Live! Ready to Rock, Dora the Explorer Live! Search for the City of Lost Toys, Toopy and Binoo: Fun and Games, The Backyardigans: Sea Deep in Adventure, and Max & Ruby in the Nutcracker Suite.
About Moose Toys
Moose Toys exists to make children happy. The team has innovation in their DNA and are famous for the design, development and manufacture of award winning toys that continue to disrupt the market! Moose Toys dominates in categories including collectables, craft, dolls, games and youth electronics and is consistently recognised as the most creative company in the industry.
The family run business disrupted the toy industry with the global phenomenon Shopkins and through these pintsized characters, reinvigorated the way children play. The success of the company extends to the development of content, entertainment and global licensing deals. Moose calls Australia home, has over 400 staff and distributes to over 100 countries.
- Friday, Mar 02 Hanover Theatre for the Performing Arts