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Super WHY Live! Will Tour the U.S. in April & May

Based on the top-rated preschool TV series on PBS KIDS

NEW YORK, Jan. 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- S2BN Entertainment and Out of the Blue Enterprises are pleased to announce the Spring 2013 U.S. tour of Super WHY Live: You've Got the Power! Based on the top-rated, Emmy-nominated preschool TV series that airs on PBS KIDS everyday across the U.S., Super WHY Live brings entertainment and education together in an interactive live experience.

Super WHY Live was written by Super WHY creator Angela Santomero. The TV series has a proven ability to help boost preschoolers' early literacy skills, according to research by the Annenberg School for Communication at the University of Pennsylvania. Super WHY Live dimensionalizes this "edu-tainment" experience for Super WHY fans in a new way. To top that off, Jack Antonoff of the Grammy-nominated band "fun." wrote and produced the live show's soundtrack. The live show was developed and is proudly produced by S2BN Entertainment (Yo Gabba Gabba! Live and Spider-Man on Broadway), in association with Out of the Blue Enterprises.

Super WHY Live will stop in 27 cities across the U.S. in April and May, taking kids and parents on a live reading adventure traveling inside a book to find the answer to the question, "Who has the Greatest Super Power in the World?" The show is uplifting, entertaining, and educational. It features kids' favorite literacy-powered super heroes: Alpha Pig with "Alphabet Power," Wonder Red with "Word Power," Princess Presto with "Spelling Power," Super Why with the "Power to Read," and their puppy pal Woofster.

Fans who want to sing along at the show can get a head start learning the music, as the soundtrack album, Super WHY Live: You've Got the Power Soundtrack from Razor & Tie is available now at iTunes, Amazon.com, and retailers nationwide.

For an extra special experience, You've Got the Power! Party Packages offer premium seats and a meet & greet with your favorite characters after the show.

Super WHY Live: You've Got the Power! Spring 2013 Tour

Date

City

Venue

On-Sale

Tue, Apr 2

Seattle, WA

Paramount Theatre

Fri, Jan 25

Thu, Apr 4

San Jose, CA

San Jose Civic

Fri, Jan 25

Fri, Apr 5

Stockton, CA

Bob Hope Theater

Fri, Jan 25

Sat, Apr 6

Los Angeles, CA

Nokia Theatre L.A. LIVE

Fri, Jan 25

Sun, Apr 7

San Diego, CA

Balboa Theatre

Fri, Jan 25

Tue, Apr 9

Mesa, AZ

Mesa Arts Center - Ikeda Theater

Fri, Jan 25

Fri, Apr 12

Denver, CO

Paramount Theatre

Fri, Jan 25

Sun, Apr 14

Wichita, KS

Orpheum Theatre

Sat, Jan 26

Mon, Apr 15

Austin, TX

Long Center for the Performing Arts

Fri, Feb 1

Wed, Apr 17

San Antonio, TX

Majestic Theatre

Fri, Feb 1

Fri, Apr 19

Tulsa, OK

Brady Theatre

Sat, Feb 2

Sat, Apr 20

Grand Prairie, TX

Verizon Theatre at Grand Prairie

Fri, Jan 25

Sun, Apr 21

Houston, TX

Bayou Music Center

Fri, Jan 25

Thu, Apr 25

Minneapolis, MN

State Theatre

Sat, Feb 2

Fri, Apr 26

Chicago, IL

Chicago Theatre

Sat, Feb 2

Sat, Apr 27

Indianapolis, IN

Clowes Hall

Fri, Feb 1

Sun, Apr 28

Pittsburgh, PA

Byham Theatre

Fri, Feb 1

Tue, Apr 30

Morristown, NJ

Mayo PAC

Fri, Feb 8

Wed, May 1

Washington, DC

Warner Theatre

Fri, Jan 25

Thu, May 2

New York, NY

Beacon Theatre

Fri, Jan 25

Fri, May 3

Hershey, PA

Hershey Theatre

Fri, Feb 8

Sat, May 4

Upper Darby, PA

Tower Theatre

Fri, Jan 25

Sun, May 5

Wallingford, CT

Oakdale Theatre

Fri, Feb 15

Tue, May 7

Akron, OH

Akron Civic Theatre

Fri, Feb 1

Wed, May 8

New Brunswick, NJ

State Theatre

Fri, Feb 8

Thu, May 9

Lowell, MA

Lowell Auditorium

Fri, Jan 25

Fri, May 10

Albany, NY

Palace Theatre

Fri, Feb 8

Just a few of the nice things preview audiences have said:

  • "My son absolutely loved the show! He said it was his favorite that we have ever seen live!"
  • "My husband and I took our daughter and she didn't take her eyes off the stage."
  • "Super Why Live was amazing!"
  • "Very professional, colorful, highly inspirational!!! Loved it from beginning to end."
  • "Entertaining for kids and adults. Love the positive message of the show. Overall, it was spectacular!"
  • "My 2.5 year old was so excited and so happy with the show. I've never seen him smile quite as brightly as he did while watching Super Why Live!"

Fans can visit www.superwhylive.com to sign up to receive the latest tour news and announcements and follow @superwhylive on Twitter.

SOURCE S2BN Entertainment

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