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BLUE MAN GROUP TO BE FEATURED ON PREMIERE SEASON OF NBC’S “I CAN DO THAT,” JUNE 2 AND 9

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NEW YORK CITY – The international entertainment phenomenon, Blue Man Group, will be featured on NBC’s new reality series “I Can Do That” on Tuesday, June 2 and Tuesday, June 9 at 10 p.m. EST.

Six of America’s brightest entertainers will come together for the premiere season of “I Can Do That” to showcase their hidden talents. Celebrities include acclaimed dancer and choreographer Cheryl Burke, superstar recording artists Ciara, Joe Jonas and Nicole Scherzinger, national stand-up comedian Jeff Dye and actor Alan Ritchson. Each week, the cast members are presented with spectacular performances from some of the most successful, talented and engaging performance groups in the country. The celebrities vie for the opportunity to learn the unique skills involved in each act, and then perform it in front of a live audience.

Blue Man Group will perform a never-before-seen set on the Tuesday, June 2 episode, and the following week, two of the featured celebrities attend the Las Vegas production of Blue Man Group and engage in training on how to portray the unique mannerisms, drumming and non-verbal acting skills that define the curious Blue Man character. On the Tuesday, June 9 episode, the two celebrities will show off their new-found abilities in a performance with Blue Man Group.

For updates on “I Can Do That” and Blue Man Group’s involvement, please visit www.nbc.com/i-can-do-that. Fans can also keep up with Blue Man Group through Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, and online at www.blueman.com.

About Blue Man Productions
Blue Man Productions is a global entertainment company best known for the award-winning Blue Man Group show, performed in 15 countries and seen by more than 35 million people worldwide since 1991. A dynamic combination of music, comedy and technology, the show appeals to a broad range of age groups and cultural backgrounds. It is continually refreshed with new music, fresh stories, custom instruments and state-of-the-art technology.

The company developed through a creative collaboration among three close friends, Chris Wink, Phil Stanton and Matt Goldman on Manhattan’s Lower East Side over 25 years ago. Blue Man Group now has permanent theatrical productions in Las Vegas, Orlando, Boston, Chicago, New York and Berlin, and a tour in North and Latin America.

This creative collective is part of the pop culture zeitgeist. Beyond the stage show, they have toured the globe with the “Megastar World Tour” rock concert parody, produced 5 albums, including the Grammy-nominated Audio, and contributed to numerous film and TV scores. They've served as the face of branding campaigns for Intel and TIM/Brazil and appeared countless times on hit shows like “The Tonight Show”, "Arrested Development", “Ellen”, “Schaag-den-Raab” (Germany), “WOWOW” (Japan), and “Calderão” (Brazil).

Based in NYC, Blue Man Productions has extensive production facilities, recording studios and a 6,000 square foot R&D Lab with numerous new creative projects in the pipeline.

 

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For More Information
Laura Bucklin / Allie LeClair                                                                                          
Kirvin Doak Communications: 702.737.3100                                                         
lbucklin@kirvindoak.com / aleclair@kirvindoak.com

Laura Camien
Blue Man Productions: 917.689.3688
laurac@blueman.com