This holiday season, you have even more opportunities to experience the unique and innovative theatrical performance that only Blue Man Group can provide. The group’s run at Chicago’s Briar Street Theatre (3133 N. Halsted) continues with additional performances through January 3, including four New Year’s Eve shows.
You can make this New Year’s Eve a family affair with kid-friendly performances at 1 p.m. and 4 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 31. Children can become unofficial members of the Blue Man Group band with a pre-show face painting and also celebrate the New Year with an early “midnight” countdown complete with a performance of “Auld Lang Syne” by the Blue Men.
Additional performances follow at 7 p.m. and 10 p.m. For 7p.m. show, party hats and a pre-show toast will bring adult attendees into the celebratory spirit. Ticketholders for the 10 p.m. show can usher in 2016 with a one-of-a-kind New Year’s Eve countdown party. Noisemakers, a midnight champagne toast, confetti drop and performance of “Auld Lang Syne” by the Blue Men will make this New Year’s celebration one to remember.
As one of the most popular theatrical productions in the world, Blue Man Group entertains audiences with powerful music and engaging comedy. By merging technology, art, science and music, Blue Man Group creates an inventive performance that both thrills and impresses. Spectators will enjoy the signature material that has made Blue Man Group a household name, while also taking in new acts that play off of the influence of technology in today’s world.
To purchase tickets to a Blue Man Group performance, visit the Briar Street Theatre or call the box office at (773) 348-4000. Tickets are also available through Ticketmaster and range in price from $49-$99. For a full show schedule and to learn more about what to expect from a Blue Man Group experience, visit www.blueman.com/chicago.