Grand Rapids – CoComelon Live! JJ’s Journey today reveals 30 new dates for its massive upcoming United States tour, bolstering the total to 62 dates so far including a stop in Grand Rapids, MI at DeVos Performance Hall on Tuesday, December 20 at 6 PM. Parents searching for an exciting activity for their families this back-to-school season won’t want to miss this must-see event from Michael Cohl’s powerhouse production company EMC Presents and Moonbug Entertainment. Tickets for the Grand Rapids date go on sale this Friday, September 16, at 10AM at DeVosPerformanceHall.com. For complete tour, ticket, and official VIP package information please go to CoComelonLive.com.
Inspired by CoComelon, the #1 most watched entertainment brand on YouTube, fans and press have been raving about the first leg of the tour, saying “The visuals and choreography were nothing short of amazing!” and “So much fun for the kids and even the adults!” The Macaroni Kid blog writer added, “My kids were so excited to dance and sing along to some of their favorite songs along the way but also learn some new ones that had them equally excited to join in.”
CoComelon LIVE! JJ’s Journey is a Broadway-style musical production and an unforgettable adventure, encouraging parents and kids alike to get out of their seats and sing and dance along. Each stop on the journey is a fun-filled, interactive musical romp with magical special effects. JJ and his family are putting on a show where JJ is writing his own song and he needs a little help. In the end, JJ learns that by using his imagination, he can create, solve problems, and have wonderful adventures–proving that with a little help from your family and friends, you can make your dreams come true. With all your favorite characters and over 20 songs, including new original music, the show is a terrific journey through the world of CoComelon.
“We’re so glad JJ and his family are back and can share their exciting journey with other families around the country,” said Michael Cohl. “The response we received from the first leg of the tour was extraordinary and I have heard from many parents that this is a perfect live event to bond with their child.”
“If you know kids who are obsessed with CoComelon and parents or family members who catch themselves singing along, this show is the perfect combination of a high-quality production for adults and consistent audience engagement to keep the kids entertained,” said producer Glenn Orsher. CoComelon has become a perennial leader on major streaming platforms like Amazon, Spotify, AppleMusic, Roku and Netflix, where it set the record for consecutive days in the Top 10 ‘Most Watched TV Show.’ As the #1 most-watched entertainment brand on YouTube, CoComelon generates billions of monthly views and has over 139 million subscribers. CoComelon Live is produced and promoted globally by EMC Presents. The tour is presented in association with Premier Productions and S2BN Entertainment.
About EMC Presents
EMC Presents is a partnership between CTS Eventim, one of the leading international providers of ticketing services and live entertainment, and award-winning tour promoter and producer Michael Cohl, creating one of the strongest global networks of promoters and venues. The partnership provides a comprehensive worldwide live entertainment platform, creating extraordinary shows and experiences, from concept creation to production and promotion."
About Moonbug Entertainment
Moonbug Entertainment is an award-winning global entertainment company behind some of the most popular kids’ titles in the world. Moonbug’s line-up includes global sensations CoComelon, Blippi, Little Baby Bum, Little Angel, My Magic Pet Morphle, Supa Strikas, Go Buster, Playtime with Twinkle, Gecko’s Garage, ARPO and many more.
Moonbug’s shows are on more than 150 platforms globally, including YouTube, Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, Sky, Super RTL, BBC iPlayer, HBO Max, Tencent, Youku and Roku. The company’s portfolio currently stands at 29 Ips and 100+ brand partners. Moonbug content is currently available in 32 languages.
Moonbug is part of Candle Media, an independent, creator-friendly home for cutting-edge, high-quality, category-defining brands and franchises. By bringing together elite talent operating at the intersection of content, community, and commerce, it helps to position leading entertainment businesses for accelerated, sustainable growth in the current market and beyond. Candle is run by its Co-Chairmen and Co-CEOs, leading entertainment executives Kevin Mayer and Tom Staggs, and backed by investment capital from funds managed by Blackstone’s flag ship private equity business.
About ASM Global
Van Andel Arena, DeVos Place and DeVos Performance Hall are managed by ASM Global. ASM Global is the world’s leading producer of entertainment experiences. It is the global leader in venue and event strategy and management—delivering locally tailored solutions and cutting-edge technologies to achieve maximum results for venue owners. The company’s elite venue network spans five continents, with a portfolio of more than 350 of the world’s most prestigious arenas, stadiums, convention, and exhibition centers, and performing arts venues Follow us on Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn and Twitter. asmglobal.com.
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