Press Release from Big Idea Entertainment
FRANKLIN, TN (December 14, 2011) Big Idea Entertainment, a leading studio and producer of children’s and family programming, characters and brands, announced today they will debut their all-new VeggieTales Live! God Made You Special tour in over 30 major markets nationwide—including Atlanta, Nashville, Jacksonville, Birmingham and more—beginning February 23, 2012. For the current tour itinerary, ticket information and group sales, please visit veggietales.com/live or iTickets.com. Popular VeggieTales characters Bob, Larry and the rest of the cast bring zany antics to the stage with amusing, engaging storytelling and lots of music! The show includes crowd-pleasing Silly Songs like “His Cheeseburger,” “Love My Lips,” “The Hairbrush Song” and many more. Plus, families will enjoy the timeless values and lessons that celebrate just how unique and special each person is in a high-energy musical extravaganza. “We’re delighted to have an entirely new VeggieTales Live! tour kick off this spring,” said Leslie Ferrell, General Manager of Big Idea Entertainment. “Our live tours are fun for the whole family and filled with memory-making experiences for parents and their children. We have some surprises in store with the God Made You Special tour that we’re looking forward to sharing with fans across the country!” World Vision® has partnered with Big Idea Entertainment as a sponsor for the VeggieTales Live! God Made You Special tour. Through World Vision’s child sponsorship efforts, countless lives have changed for children and their whole communities by providing access to necessities like clean water, health care, education and much more. About Big Idea Entertainment Big Idea Entertainment is a leading studio and producer of children’s and family programming, characters and brands. Big Idea’s best-selling series VeggieTales® is the #1 animated home video series in the US with moms of pre-schoolers*. Since 1993, VeggieTales® has sold 56+ million videos, 13 million books and more than 7 million CDs. VeggieTales® and Big Idea’s property, 3-2-1 Penguins!®, enjoyed four seasons as top-rated series on NBC Saturday mornings, Telemundo and ION TV via the qubo® children’s programming block. The studio's two theatrical releases, Jonah-A VeggieTales Movie® (2002), and Universal Pictures' and Big Idea's The Pirates Who Don’t Do Anything®-A VeggieTales Movie® (2008), are distinguished among the most successful faith-based films of all time. Big Idea also maintains an extensive presence in publishing, licensing and live entertainment arenas. For more information on Big Idea, visit: www.VeggieTales.com.
*Spring 2010 Q-Score