It has been announced that the art performance entertaining group "Blue Man Group", who has accomplished 1388 performances in total and marked record of 80,000 visitors during 5 years from 2007 to 2012, is coming to Japan for "BLUE MAN GROUP WORLD TOUR IN JAPAN ", and three blue men rock our world in Tokyo in May 2019, and in Osaka and Nagoya in June 2019, which is when the name of era changes from Heisei.
Blue Man Group started a long run of performances "BLUE MAN GROUP IN TOKYO" at exceptional their own theater in Japan, in 2007. Once they finished the final show in November 2009, they held the revivals in April 2010(ended in March 2012). Although last show in Japan were named "Japan special edition", this tour will definitely means that the world tour is coming to Japan, and the performance is mixed new music, story, original instruments and technology with their original performance, which has been acted for 28 years since they began performing at off broadway in NY. This world tour will be the newest and largest by Blue Man Group who never stop evolving.
"What is Blue Man Group?" And the closest answer you can get is "Blue Man Group is Blue Man Group.". Their innovative, mysterious and also comical show is beyond our imagination and take us to the out of this world. As the name of "Blue Man", three blue-skinned performers act with high-quality sound using their original instruments, which apparently looks like comical, but it is well thought out. Blue Man Group's show has their own worldview, that is far beyond language, race, culture, sex and age. Also it is unexpected and audience participative, but it is not too artistic to understand. This is no doubt an interactive entertainment that everyone can experience the show intuitively. This is the reason why Blue Man Group World Tour has been fascinated 35 million people of all ages and cultures over the world.
Chris Wink, one of the original members formed Blue Man Group, said that "When we began creating our performance with this leading innocent and hilarious character, we never dreamed that he would bring us here. We're very hornored to show our performance to people in Japan."
Another of the founding members, Phil Stanton continued, "That's because we've been having interest in 'human's desire of connecting with others'. The character of Blue Man can connect with people of all ages, cultures and countries becase everybody can sympathize with Blue Man's message 'Experience extreme fun and joy to excite.' "
Blue Man Group is originally formed by three friends Chris Wink, Matt Goldman and Phil Stanton in New York in 1991. Now, they have been continuing theatrical productions in New York City, Las Vegas, Boston, Chicago, Orlando and Berlin, and also having world tour over the world.
In addition to the stage theater show, they had "How to Be a Megastar tour", which was parody of the rock concert. Moreover, they released the Grammy Award nominated album "Audio", the latest album "THREE" and published book "Blue Man World" which is revealing and explaining the blue hilarious character anthoropologically and visually on the occasion of their 25th anniversary.