OFFICIAL TOUR ARRIVES IN ST. PETERSBURG ON APRIL 13
Kendra Scott is National Tour Sponsor
Tickets and Information at bachelorliveonstage.com
St. Petersburg, FL (Oct. 27, 2021) – MagicSpace Entertainment and producers Mark Swanhart and Guy Phillips, in partnership with Warner Bros. Themed Entertainment and Warner Bros. Unscripted Television announced today The Bachelor Live On Stage Official Tour will arrive at the Duke Energy Center for the Arts – Mahaffey Theater on Wednesday, April 13. As the ultimate Bachelor Nation fan party, the show is a wildly fun, flirtatious and interactive evening hosted by former Bachelorette Becca Kufrin, who is also host of the Bachelor Happy Hour podcast and was most recently seen in the newest season of Bachelor in Paradise. The nationwide tour kicks off in Peoria, IL on March 16, 2022, before traveling to over 40 cities from coast to coast. Tickets are available at bachelorliveonstage.com
Tickets for this performance range from $35 – $79.50 and will go on sale to the public on Friday, October 29 at 10 a.m. Tickets can be purchased online through Ticketmaster, or by calling Bill Edwards Foundation for the Arts at (727) 300-2000. Members of Bill Edwards Foundation for the Arts have access to an exclusive presale beginning Wednesday, October 27 at 10 a.m. For more information on this event, visit TheMahaffey.com.
This time around, the tour will feature men from recent seasons of The Bachelorette and Bachelor in Paradise as the on-stage Bachelor; cast members to be announced at a later date. Once again, the live show fits an entire season of The Bachelor drama into one evening, as the audience and on-stage participants will leave the theater feeling like they just spent an evening at the mansion. It’s a thrilling night of laughter, lively games and lighthearted connections with a handful of local ladies, hand-picked from the audience to experience first-hand what life at the mansion is really like. From glamorous limo entrances to outrageous group dates and all the memories that come along with it, Bachelor Nation fans dressed to the nines can bring their watch party crew to cheer on those vying for the final rose of the evening.
And, for the first time ever, Bachelor Nation will have a say! Audience members will help along the journey by asking questions, making suggestions and cheering on the participants on stage. From the first impression rose to group date challenges and the coveted one-on-ones, the production gives fans the chance to watch live from their seats as the journey unfolds on stage.
“I hope the audience will feel that unique energy, positivity, hope and connection (fingers crossed) that I felt when I joined Bachelor Nation,” said host Becca Kufrin. “I can’t wait to get back out on the road again.”
The tour is the latest extension of the hit franchise, which already includes The Bachelor, The Bachelorette and Bachelor in Paradise, all produced by Warner Bros. Unscripted Television. The Bachelor television series is entering its 20th year on ABC and airs in over 100 countries around the world. The Bachelor Live On Stage Official Tour guarantees a wild night of fun, shocking surprises and a front-row seat to the journey fans have been watching on television for years. There’s only one question – are you here for the right reasons?
The Bachelor Live On Stage is a production of MagicSpace Entertainment in association with Warner Bros. Unscripted Television and Warner Bros. Themed Entertainment. Creative team Mark “Swany” Swanhart and Guy Phillips are producing in partnership with MagicSpace. Their broad experience across television, film and live entertainment includes bringing television hits Dancing with the Stars and America’s Got Talent to the live stage. The Bachelor franchise series are a production of Next Entertainment and Warner Bros. Unscripted Television in association with Warner Horizon.
The Bachelor Live On Stage will follow all local and state health department guidelines for COVID-19 to ensure a healthy and safe environment for everyone.
The Bachelor Live On Stage tour schedule can be found here: bachelorliveonstage.com
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About the Duke Energy Center for the Arts – Mahaffey Theater
Under the management of Big3 Entertainment, the Duke Energy Center for the Arts – Mahaffey Theater is one of Tampa Bay’s top-rated performing arts venues. Home to the Florida Orchestra, the world class Mahaffey Theater hosts top-quality national and international artists and performances – pop, rock, comedy, theater, dance, classical and interactive engagements and exhibitions. Located in the heart of downtown St. Petersburg, the 2,031-seat cultural jewel boasts spectacular waterfront views and is located only minutes away from white sandy beaches and world-renowned museums.
About Bill Edwards Foundation for the Arts
Bill Edwards Foundation for the Arts supports performing arts programming at the Duke Energy Center for the Arts – Mahaffey Theater. Our mission is to educate, engage and entertain everyone in our community through culturally diverse performances. We present inspiring arts education programs, community outreach initiatives, live mainstage performances and concerts, as well as special events for the enjoyment of the entire community.
About Warner Bros. Unscripted Television
Warner Bros. Unscripted Television is the leading unscripted studio in America, currently producing over 60 series and documentaries, totaling nearly 2,500 hours of programming annually across broadcast, cable, streaming, digital, first-run syndication and podcasts. Led by studio president Mike Darnell, the division is comprised of Warner Horizon, Shed Media and Telepictures and produces leading and award-winning series and franchises such as “The Bachelor,” “The Bachelorette,” “The Voice,” “Who Do You Think You Are,” “Friends: The Reunion,” “The Ellen DeGeneres Show,” “Extra” and “The Real,” as well as “Family Game Fight,” “Home Sweet Home,” “The Real Housewives of New York City” and “The Bradshaw Bunch,” among others. Upcoming projects include “The Wheel,” “Paris in Love,” “True Story with Ed Helms and Randall Park,” “Finding Magic Mike” and the first television projects based on the world of Harry Potter to celebrate the franchise’s 20th anniversary.
About Warner Bros. Themed Entertainment
Warner Bros. Themed Entertainment (WBTE), part of WarnerMedia Global Brands and Experiences, is a worldwide leader in the creation, development and licensing of location-based entertainment, live events, exhibits and theme park experiences based on WarnerMedia’s iconic characters, stories, and brands. WBTE is home to the groundbreaking global locations of The Wizarding World of Harry Potter, Warner Bros. World Abu Dhabi, WB Movie World Australia, and countless other experiences inspired by DC, Looney Tunes, Scooby, Game of Thrones, Friends and more. With best-in-class partners, WBTE allows fans around the world to physically immerse themselves inside their favorite brands and franchises.
About MagicSpace Entertainment
The Bachelor Live On Stage is produced by MagicSpace Entertainment, a boutique producing and presenting firm focused on first-class properties and productions. Based in Park City, UT, the company has produced and presented national tours, Broadway shows, concerts, museum exhibits and sporting events worldwide for over 40 years with a powerhouse producing team focused on providing creative, marketing and general management expertise. www.MagicSpace.net