The KINGDOM HEARTS Orchestra – World Tour 2018 launched on June 9th with an unforgettable sold-out show at the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion in Los Angeles. With composer Yoko Shimomura on stage, and surprise special appearance by director Tetsuya Nomura who announced the long-awaited release date of KINGDOM HEARTS III along with a brand-new unseen trailer (a few minutes before it was officially announced worldwide), this was truly a night to remember!
The show is currently touring the U.S. and beyond from July to October 2018, with upcoming shows in Philadelphia (August 2), Phoenix (August 4), Las Vegas (August, 5) and Honolulu (August, 12). The concert will also be performed for the first time in Mexico DF show on October 20th. Tickets are still available (see details below for ticketing).
KINGDOM HEARTS Orchestra – World Tour – features a full orchestra and choir for a total of more than 100 musicians on stage, with big-screen video projection of the most memorable moments from the whole series. With an unprecedented level of synchronization between video and audio, it brings all the emotion to the next level. No fans should miss the experience of seeing the beloved classic songs of the game being performed live on stage, such as “Destati,” “Hikari – KINGDOM Orchestra Instrumental Version,” “Vector to the Heavens,” or “Passion – KINGDOM Orchestra Instrumental Version.”
As a special addition to the 2018 tour, three new songs have been added this year: “Traverse Town,” “KINGDOM HEARTS III – TOY STORY Medley” and “Dearly Beloved – KH? Back Cover Version.” Composer Yoko Shimomura will be attending upcoming shows in Honolulu, Milan, Munich and Seoul with a Meet & Greet after show for VIP ticketholders, providing the opportunity to have her sign a personal photo taken with her.
Schedule and Ticketing information
Philadelphia (USA) – August 2, 2018 – Mann Centre
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Phoenix (USA) – August 4, 2018 – Symphony Hall
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Las Vegas (USA) – August 5, 2018 – The Joint at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
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Honolulu (USA) – August 12, 2018 – Neal S. Blaisdell Concert Hall
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Sao Paolo (Brazil) – September 8-9, 2018 – Teatro Bradesco
Munich (Germany) – September 15, 2018 – The Gasteig
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Milan (Italy) – September 22, 2018 – Teatro Dal Verme
Seoul (South Korea) – October 6, 2018 – KBS Hall
Buy now at Interpark
Mexico City (Mexico) – October 20, 2018 – Auditorium Blackberry
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Keep in touch by subscribing to the official tour Facebook page: http://kh.wildfaery.com
About KINGDOM HEARTS Orchestra – World Tour
Uniting the worlds and characters of FINAL FANTASY and Disney to create a brand new thrilling mythology, KINGDOM HEARTS follows the adventures of Sora, Goofy and Donald as they rescue their friends and the whole world. With two major games, KINGDOM HEARTS I and II, released on PlayStation 2 (and re-released in HD on PlayStation 3 and PlayStation 4), and six-spin off games over multiple platforms, the saga has touched millions of fans around the globe. KINGDOM HEARTS Orchestra- World Tour- is the first-ever official concert world tour of the saga, celebrating the fifteenth anniversary of the multi-million selling video game series and the upcoming release of its latest episode.
About Disney Concerts
Disney Concerts is the concert production and licensing division of Disney Music Group, the music arm of The Walt Disney Company. Disney Concerts produces concerts and tours, and licenses Disney music and visual content to symphony orchestras and presenters on a worldwide basis. Disney Concerts’ concert packages include a variety of formats, such as “live to picture” film concerts and themed instrumental and vocal compilation concerts, and range from instrumental-only symphonic performances to multimedia productions featuring live vocalists and choir. Current titles include the Star Wars Film Concert Series (Episodes IV-VII), Beauty and the Beast, The Little Mermaid, Fantasia, Pixar In Concert, The Nightmare Before Christmas, Alice In Wonderland, Frozen, Ratatouille, The Pirates of the Caribbean series (Episodes I-IV), and Silly Symphonies, which last year collectively accounted for over 400 performances in many of the world’s top concert venues, including Lincoln Center, Royal Albert Hall, Sydney Opera House, Tokyo Forum and the Hollywood Bowl. Numerous new concert packages and touring productions from Disney’s portfolio of studios, including Disney’s feature animation and live action studios, Pixar, Lucasfilm and Marvel, are currently in development.