Live Nation Urban & TCG Entertainment Announce Inaugural “4U: A Symphonic Celebration of Prince” Concert Tour
Tour Will Open September 8th at the Prestigious Wolf Trap Amphitheater in Washington DC and will hit 35 Markets4U Will Present the Music of Prince like Never Before with a Full Symphony OrchestraLive Nation Urban and TCG Entertainment announced today an agreement with The Prince Estate for a global musical partnership celebrating the music of Prince.Live Nation Urban and TCG Entertainment will create and tour the first and only official Estate approved symphonic Prince celebration, titled 4U: A Symphonic Celebration of Prince. 4U will present the music of Prince like never before, with a full symphony orchestra. In addition, each show will feature a live band with world class musicians and vocalists who will perform alongside the orchestra. 4U will draw from Prince’s singular and extensive music catalog, highlighting many of his hits that captivated generations of fans, alongside lesser known gems. Questlove, an avid Prince fan, has helped curate the music and orchestral arrangements that will be played by the symphony.The 2018 tour officially starts on September 8th, in Washington DC at Wolf Trap with the Wolf Trap Orchestra, followed by an extensive US and European Tour. Click HERE to purchase tickets.“We’re looking forward to working with Live Nation Urban and TCG Entertainment on this production and giving fans a unique experience” says Troy Carter of The Prince Estate.“It’s such a blessing to be able to pay homage to and celebrate the music of a creative genius like Prince. One of the goals of Live Nation Urban is to create unique live platforms and to redefine what the norms of the live experience are. We are beyond excited to be working alongside the Estate in creating what we hope to be a long standing artistic celebration of an artist who inspired so many”— says Shawn Gee, President of Live Nation Urban.“TCG Entertainment is honored to be working with The Prince Estate and Live Nation Urban to create 4U: A Symphonic Celebration of Prince. 4U will entertain audiences globally and we are humbled to work on a show based on Prince and his music given how important he is to people around the world” – says Stephen Cook, President of TCG Entertainment.4U: A Symphonic Celebration of PrinceTour Routing:September 6, 2018 New Brunswick, NJ State TheatreSeptember 8, 2018 Washington, DC WolftrapSeptember 9, 2018 Richmond, VA Altria TheatreSeptember 11 2018 Norfolk, VA Chrysler HallSeptember 12, 2018 Charlotte, NC Metro Credit Union AmphitheatreSeptember 13, 2018 Raleigh, NC Red Hat AmphitheatreSeptember 14, 2018 Asheville, NC Cellular CenterSeptember 15, 2018 Atlanta, GA Verizon AmphitheatreSeptember 19, 2018 Buffalo, NY Buffalo Center for the ArtsSeptember 20, 2018 Brooklyn, NY Kings TheatreSeptember 21, 2018 Binghamton, NY Anderson CenterSeptember 22, 2018 Lynn, MA Lynn Memorial HallSeptember 24, 2018 Cincinnati, OH Taft TheatreSeptember 25, 2018 Columbus, OH Ohio TheatreSeptember 26, 2018 Nashville, TN Jackson Hall (TPAC)September 27, 2018 Nashville, TN Jackson Hall (TPAC)September 28, 2018 Detroit, MI Fox TheatreSeptember 29, 2018 Cleveland, OH State TheatreSeptember 30, 2018 Chicago, IL Chicago TheatreOctober 2, 2018 Huntsville, AL Von Braun CenterOctober 3, 2018 Gainesville, FL O’Connell CenterOctober 4, 2018 Ft. Lauderdale, FL Broward CenterOctober 5, 2018 Tampa, FL Sun DomeOctober 6, 2018 Jacksonville, FL Florida TheatreOctober 7, 2018 Orlando, FL Dr. Phillips CenterOctober 10, 2018 Grand Rapids, MI 20 MonroeOctober 11, 2018 Milwaukee, WI Riverside TheatreOctober 12, 2018 Louisville, KY The PalaceOctober 13, 2018 Indianapolis, IN Murat TheatreOctober 14, 2018 St. Louis, MO Fox TheatreOctober 16, 2018 Midland, TX Wagner NoelOctober 17, 2018 Dallas, TX Music FactoryOctober 18, 2018 Houston, TX Smart Financial CentreOctober 19, 2018 San Antonio, TX Majestic TheaterOctober 21, 2018 Kansas City, MO Arvest Bank Theatre at The MidlandBUY TICKETSNote: Additional performances through 2018-19 will be announced at a later date, including international shows through Europe.