Celebrations to mark the 25th year of the Power Rangers franchise is officially underway and “you’ve got the power!” Just recently, a couple exciting events were announced including:
- A special episode of Power Rangers Super Ninja Steel commemorating the 25 years of the franchise in which past Rangers are said to appear) airing on Nickelodeon in 2018
- An interactive role playing game streaming live on Hyper RPG
- A Power Rangers escape rooms and virtual reality centers
and a national live tour through Red Light Management and Creative Artists Agency: Power Rangers Live!
Go! Go! Power Rangers! Power Rangers, the global pop culture phenomenon, is celebrating 25 morphinomenal years and is heading to a city near you with the awesome martial arts spectacular, Power Rangers Live! Witness the epic, stunt-filled, live event for the whole family, Power Rangers Live! as five ordinary teens morph into the Power Rangers to help save your town and the world from an alien threat and destruction!
In celebration of Power Rangers’ 25th Anniversary, the iconic Rangers are set to morph onto stages around North America in an epic live show based on one of the longest running series in television history! Power Rangers Live will be an interactive, mixed media stage production for the whole family with endless action-packed stunts and epic martial arts. CID Entertainment is excited to partner with the tour to offer the Ranger Pass including a premium ticket in the first 15 rows, exclusive merchandise, and access to the Ranger Base after the show featuring a photo opportunity with the Power Rangers, a green screen photo booth to morph into your favorite Power Ranger, and more.
Read the Press Release below:
SABAN’S POWER RANGERS MORPH INTO ACTION LIVE ON STAGE
In Celebration of Power Rangers’ 25th Anniversary, Power Rangers Live Tour to Launch in Spring 2018 in 50 North American Cities, Including Los Angeles and Toronto
Los Angeles – October 10, 2017 – In celebration of Saban’s Power Rangers’ 25th Anniversary, the iconic Rangers are set to morph onto stages around North America in an epic live show based on one of the longest running series in television history. Power Rangers Live will be an interactive, mixed media stage production for the whole family with endless action-packed stunts and epic martial arts. Featuring themes from Power Rangers Ninja Steel, six ordinary teens will morph into the Power Rangers to help save cities and the world from an alien threat! Kicking off in Phoenix, AZ on February 17, 2018, the tour will visit an additional 50 North American cities in Spring 2018, including Los Angeles and Toronto.
Citi is the official card of Saban’s Power Rangers Live. Beginning Tuesday, October 10, 2017, at 12pm (local time), Citi card members will have access to a special pre-sale, as well as VIP packages that include a meet and greet with the Power Rangers through Citi’s Private Pass Program. The public on sale date will be Friday, October 13 at 10:00 a.m. (local time).
The live tour will be part of a year-long celebration of 25 powerful years of Saban’s Power Rangers and the core pillars of the brand: inclusivity, diversity, and teamwork.
Created by Haim Saban and launched in 1993, Mighty Morphin Power Rangers quickly became a pop culture phenomenon. Today, Power Rangers is one of the longest running kids live-action series in television history. The series, currently in its 24th season with Power Rangers Ninja Steel, and subsequent movies, including 2017’s feature film with Lionsgate, follows the adventures of a group of ordinary teens who morph into superheroes and save the world from evil. Power Rangers currently airs in 150 markets around the world and is translated into numerous languages.
“Power Rangers Live incorporates state of the art video and technology, jaw dropping live action stunts and amazing martial arts to make for a first class theater experience for Ranger fans of all ages,” says Jonathan Shank, Executive Producer, Red Light Management.
“Power Rangers Live, in partnership with Red Light Management and CAA, will be a celebration of Saban’s Power Rangers’ 25th Anniversary. Fans across the franchise’s 25 year history, from those who grew up with the original Mighty Morphin Power Rangers to our fans currently watching Power Rangers Ninja Steel, will connect with this action-packed, live Power Rangers experience,” said Janet Hsu, CEO at Saban Brands.
- Directed by Amy Tinkham
- Written by James Bates and David McDermott
- Produced by Red Light Management
Power Rangers Live! will visit more than 50+ cities across North America, including:
DATE CITY VENUE
2/17/18 Phoenix, AZ Comerica Theatre
2/18/18 El Paso, TX Abraham Chavez Theatre
2/20/18 Salt Lake City, UT Eccles Theater
2/21/18 Denver, CO Bellco Theatre
2/23/18 Grand Prairie, TX Verizon Theatre at Grand Prairie
2/25/18 San Antonio, TX Majestic Theatre
2/27/18 Sugar Land, TX Smart Financial Centre
2/28/18 New Orleans, LA Mahalia Jackson Theatre
3/1/18 Nashville, TN Grand Ole Opry House
3/2/18 Chattanooga, TN Tivoli Theatre
3/5/18 Clearwater, FL Ruth Eckerd Hall
3/7/18 Jacksonville, FL Florida Theatre
3/8/18 Melbourne, FL King Center for the Performing Arts
3/9/18 Fort Lauderdale, FL Au-Rene Theater – Broward Center for the Performing Arts
3/10/18 Orlando, FL Hard Rock Live
3/11/18 Atlanta, GA Fox Theatre – Atlanta
3/12/18 Knoxville, TN Tennessee Theater
3/13/18 Durham, NC Durham Performing Arts Center
3/15/18 Upper Darby, PA Tower Theater
3/16/18 Mashantucket, CT Foxwoods Resort Casino
3/17/18 Red Bank, NJ Count Basie Theatre
3/18/18 Reading, PA Santander Arena
3/20/18 Wilkes Barre, PA FM Kirby Center
3/21/18 Lowell, MA Lowell Memorial Auditorium
3/23/18 Toronto, ON Sony Centre For Performing Arts
3/24/18 Kitchener, ON Centre in the Square
3/25/18 Montreal, QC Bell Centre
3/28/18 Cincinnati, OH Taft Theatre
3/29/18 Youngstown, OH Stambaugh Auditorium
3/30/18 Royal Oak, MI Royal Oak Music Theatre
3/31/18 Rosemont, IL Rosemont Theatre
4/3/18 Minneapolis, MN State Theatre
4/4/18 Milwaukee, WI Riverside Theatre
4/5/18 Indianapolis, IN Murat Theatre
4/6/18 St. Louis, MO Peabody Opera House
4/7/18 Tulsa, OK Brady Theater
4/8/18 Kansas City, MO Arvest Bank Theatre at the Midland
4/11/18 Ralston, NE Ralston Arena
4/13/18 Boise, ID Taco Bell Arena Theater
4/14/18 Spokane, WA INB Performing Arts Center
4/15/18 Seattle, WA Paramount Theatre
4/18/18 San Diego, CA San Diego Civic Center
4/19/18 San Jose, CA San Jose Civic Auditorium
4/20/18 Los Angeles, CA Microsoft Theater
4/21/18 Santa Barbara, CA Arlington Theater
4/22/18 Las Vegas, NV Cox Pavilion
Special fan-driven pre-sale starting today at 12 NOON (local time) across the tour using the pre-sale code: MIGHTYMORPHIN
Ranger Pass pre-sale starts today, October 10 @ 12PM local time
Public on sale is Friday, October 13 @ 10AM local time
VIP Ranger Passes are available here: http://bit.ly/fbPRLIVEVIP
VIP passes include:
- One (1) premium reserved ticket in the first (15) rows to see “Power Rangers Live”
- Invitation to the Ranger Base after the show featuring:
- Strike a pose and get a photo with the Power Rangers!
- ‘It’s Morphin Time!’ green screen photo booth (morph into your favorite Power Ranger!)
- Create your own Power Rangers mask
- One (1) exclusive Power Rangers gift
- Healthy snacks and water
- On-site Ranger Base host
Official Site: https://powerrangerslive.com/
Official Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/PowerRangersLiveUS
The Power Rangers Live theatrical show was first mentioned by Jonathan Shank of Red Light Management back in August. In an interview with Amplify where he chose his top 5 live show experiences, it listed a couple of his works including:
Magic!, Victoria Justice, and Sam Tsui and executive produces Disney Junior Live, Peppa Pig Live, and Power Rangers Live.
Stay tuned for more information on Power Rangers Live at The Power Scoop.
About Saban’s Power Rangers
Saban’s Power Rangers franchise is the brainchild of Haim Saban, creator and producer of the original, Mighty Morphin Power Rangers hit series that launched in 1993. Following its introduction, “Power Rangers” quickly became the most-watched television program in the United States and remains one of the top-rated and longest running kids live-action series in television history. The series follows the adventures of a group of ordinary teens who morph into superheroes and save the world from evil. It is seen in more than 150 markets, translated into numerous languages and a favorite on many key international children’s programming blocks around the world. The feature film with Lionsgate premiered worldwide in March 2017 and the franchise will celebrate its 25th anniversary year in 2018. For more information, visit www.powerrangers.com.
About Saban Brands
Formed in 2010 as an affiliate of Saban Capital Group, Saban Brands (SB) acquires and develops a word-class portfolio of properties in the entertainment and lifestyle sectors. SB applies a global 360-degree management approach to growing and monetizing its brands through content, media, marketing, distribution, licensing and retail to markets worldwide and consumers of all ages. Saban Brands Entertainment Group (SBEG) develops innovative branded content that resonates with consumers across all media platforms. SBEG’s growing entertainment portfolio of brands includes Power Rangers, Popples, Glitter Force, Cirque du Soleil Junior – Luna Petunia, La Banda and others in development. Saban Brands Lifestyle Group (SBLG) drives major expansion within the company’s diverse portfolio of fashion and lifestyle properties. SBLG’s portfolio currently includes Paul Frank, Macbeth, Mambo and Piping Hot. SB operates a global network of offices in Los Angeles, London and Sydney. For more information, visit www.sabanbrands.com.
About Red Light Management
With offices in New York, Los Angeles, Charlottesville, Nashville, Atlanta, Bristol and London, Red Light Management is one of the most innovative artist management companies in the industry. Founded by Coran Capshaw in 1991 when he began managing the Dave Matthews Band, RLM’s roster now also includes Phish, Luke Bryan, Lady Antebellum, Alabama Shakes, Victoria Justice, Magic!, Lionel Richie and many more. RLM is a leader in live family entertainment having produced the national touring productions of Peppa Pig Live and The Octonauts along with the Fresh Beat Band Live concert. RLM is known for taking an entrepreneurial approach with its diverse roster of clients. Its managers are also at the forefront of defining the expanding role of personal management in the music and entertainment business. The company’s capabilities include a broad expertise in artist development, touring, commerce, festivals, licensing, branded entertainment, tour production services, artist driven philanthropy, and more.