It’s no secret that KINGDOM HEARTS is a beloved franchise among many gamers. KINGDOM HEARTS is the story of Light overcoming Darkness through the power of friendship and is the perfect mashup between Disney© and FINAL FANTASY characters. While everyone is still awaiting a release date for the highly anticipated KINGDOM HEARTS III, we are excited to share details regarding the first-ever official concert world tour of KINGDOM HEARTS.
The KINGDOM HEARTS Orchestra played concerts in Tokyo, Paris and London this past March and are now coming to stateside. The shows will be taking place in Los Angeles on June 10, 11, and 14 at the Dolby Theatre as well as in New York on June 23 and 24 at the United Palace Theatre.
Fans and music lovers alike will soon be able to enjoy the first-ever official concert of the KINGDOM HEARTS video game series. From the music to the HD video and syncing, the show will feature a selection of the saga’s best and most beloved music from the original soundtrack. The concert features more than 100 orchestral musicians and choir singers on stage, with amazing HD video cinematics supervised by director Tetsuya Nomura.
†Source: Press Release
The tour celebrates the 15th anniversary of the multi-million selling video game series and the upcoming release of its latest episode. So if you’re a KINGDOM HEARTS fan, this is one show you absolutely should not miss because it will feature the following:
- Exclusive Scenario Content
Entirely supervised by game director Tetsuya Nomura himself, this concert series is considered part of the KINGDOM HEARTS universe and will feature some content and stories. Voice actors Risa Uchida (Kairi / Xion) and Megumi Toyoguchi (Aqua) have recorded three short voice sequences featured specially in the concert.
- Composer Yoko Shimomura in Attendance
Each show will feature music composer Yoko Shimomura as a special guest. She will appear on stage, and 150 VIP tickets are available for each show to meet and greet with her after the performance (one signature and one photo per person).
- Exclusive Merchandising Lineup
The KINGDOM HEARTS Orchestra – World Tour – features an exclusive line of products that are only available for sale at each performance. A stunning 48-page concert program will be available featuring the first ever cross-interview between director Tetsuya Nomura and composer Yoko Shimomura, and with many music notes and gorgeous illustrations. In addition to the program, fans will find an official T-shirt with an original illustration of Sora’s Chief Conductor Keyblade with a stand in a deluxe box, and an elegant pouch and cardholder.
- Special Featured CD
Twelve pieces of the concert have been recorded in their concert’s arranged version for a special CD edition, with a gold-embossed CD package. Now, fans can relive their experience at the concert from the comfort of their home after the show! The CD is available at each concert and at http://shop.wildfaery.com in countries where a performance has already been held (now available in France, United Kingdom, Singapore, Malaysia and Japan)
For more information on where to purchase tickets or event details, please visit the appropriate link below:
- Los Angeles (USA) – June 10, 11 & 14, 2017 at the Dolby Theatre
Buy Tickets: http://www.ticketmaster.com
- New York (USA) – June 23 & 24, 2017 at the United Palace Theatre
Buy Tickets: http://www.ticketfly.com
- Osaka (Japan) – July 8th, 2017 at the ORIX Theatre
Limited number of tickets for non-Japan residents are available at shop.wildfaery.com.
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