• My Little Pony Live - Full Tour Dates Revealed

    As announced a while ago, Hasbro plans to do a USA wide tour with a brand new stage performance called My Little Pony Live. Today they released the full list of dates and extra information on what you can all expect if you want to see it.

    The story they will be showing off is completely new:

    The fantastical, sensation-filled musical tells an exciting new tale. As the ponies prepare for the blossoming of Ponyville’s Rainbow Tree, promising another hundred years of friendship, trouble arises in Equestria. The Mane Six must set out to save the ailing Rainbow Tree with strength, determination, creativity and — of course — the magic of friendship! Come one pony, come all, on this unforgettable journey to Equestria!
    22 locations will be visited from March to July of 2020.

    Head on down below for the exact list and presser!

    Tickets Go on Sale to the Public Friday, August 9

    PAWTUCKET, RI (August 5, 2019) – The whimsy and wonder of MY LITTLE PONY is heading to your town in an all-new musical delight for all ages! Hasbro, Inc. (NASDAQ: HAS), a global play and entertainment company, and Mills Entertainment, a leading producer and promoter of branded live entertainment, today announced the inaugural U.S. tour of MY LITTLE PONY LIVE, set to premiere March 2020.

    Inspired by the My Little Pony’s signature themes of friendship and magic, the original stage production features the beloved pony characters affectionately called “the Mane Six”—Twilight Sparkle, Pinkie Pie, Rarity, Fluttershy, Applejack and Rainbow Dash.  Rounding out the lineup is Spike the Dragon, a fan favorite from the hugely successful MY LITTLE PONY: Friendship is Magic television series, which is currently airing its ninth season.

    The fantastical, sensation-filled musical tells an exciting new tale.  As the ponies prepare for the blossoming of Ponyville’s Rainbow Tree, promising another hundred years of friendship, trouble arises in Equestria.  The Mane Six must set out to save the ailing Rainbow Tree with strength, determination, creativity and — of course — the magic of friendship!  Come one pony, come all, on this unforgettable journey to Equestria! 

    MY LITTLE PONY LIVE is the ultimate live celebration of the magic of MY LITTLE PONY – brought to life for the whole family!

    The production kicks off in March 2020 and tours throughout the country with stops including Boston, Milwaukee, Atlanta, Houston and more.

    “We’re thrilled to work with Mills Entertainment to bring MY LITTLE PONY and the magic of friendship to life in a whole new way,” said Samantha Lomow, President, Hasbro Entertainment Brands.  “Mills Entertainment has produced some of the most exciting stage shows with a variety of brands, and we can’t wait for fans to experience MY LITTLE PONY LIVE.”

    “Having expanded from a consumer products brand in its early days to a powerful entertainment player, MY LITTLE PONY is an iconic brand that has touched people everywhere.  We’re proud to partner with Hasbro to bring the live show to fans across the country,” says Michael Mills, CEO of Mills Entertainment.

    MY LITTLE PONY LIVE is a creative collaboration between Hasbro and Mills Entertainment.  The original stage production was developed by writer and lyricist, Jeremy Desmon (Disney’s Rockin’ Ever After, Nick Jr.’s Move To The Music!Nancy Drew), composer, Jeff Thomson (JawbreakerPump Up The Volume, Nancy Drew), and director, Jenn Rapp (Broadway’s The Illusionists, Disney’s D CappellaDaniel Tiger’s Neighborhood Live).

    Tickets and VIP packages go on sale Friday, August 9, 2019, in select cities.  For more information, please visit www.mylittleponylive.com

    (Should additional dates confirm, the full tour schedule will be reflected on the official tour website, www.mylittleponylive.com)

    3/07/20                        The Ordway Center                                         St. Paul, MN
    3/08/20                        Riverside Theatre                                            Milwaukee, WI
    3/21/20                        Rosemont Theatre                                           Rosemont, IL
    3/28/20                        Clowes Memorial Hall                                      Indianapolis, IN
    3/29/20                        Palace Theatre                                                Columbus, OH
    4/08/20                        The Tower Theatre                                          Philadelphia, PA
    4/09/20                        Tilles Center for the Performing Arts                Brookville, NY
    4/10/20                        Chevalier Theatre                                            Boston, MA
    4/11/20                        Mayo Performing Arts Center                          Morristown, NJ
    4/15/20                        Count Basie Theatre                                        Red Bank, NJ
    4/17/20                        The Hanover Theatre                                      Worcester, MA
    4/18/20                        Shubert Theatre                                              New Haven, CT
    4/19/20                        Kodak Theatre                                                 Rochester, NY
    5/02/20                        Times Union Center                                         Jacksonville, FL
    5/03/20                        Carol Morsani Hall at the Straz Center             Tampa, FL
    5/30/20                        Fox Theatre                                                     Atlanta, GA
    6/02/20                        Steven Tanger Center                                     Greensboro, NC
    6/09/20                        The Theatre at Grand Prairie                           Grand Prairie, TX
    6/10/20                        Wagner Noel Performing Arts Center              Midland, TX
    6/11/20                        The Tobin Center                                            San Antonio, TX
    6/26/20                        Center for the Performing Arts                         San Jose, CA
    6/28/20                        Gallo Center for the Arts                                  Modesto, CA

    About Hasbro
    Hasbro (NASDAQ: HAS) is a global play and entertainment company committed to Creating the World's Best Play Experiences. From toys and games to television, movies, digital gaming and consumer products, Hasbro offers a variety of ways for audiences to experience its iconic brands, including NERF, MY LITTLE PONY, TRANSFORMERS, PLAY-DOH, MONOPOLY, BABY ALIVE, MAGIC: THE GATHERING and POWER RANGERS, as well as premier partner brands. Through its entertainment labels, Allspark Pictures and Allspark Animation, the Company is building its brands globally through great storytelling and content on all screens. Hasbro is committed to making the world a better place for children and their families through corporate social responsibility and philanthropy. Hasbro ranked No. 13 on the 2019 100 Best Corporate Citizens list by CR Magazine, and has been named one of the World’s Most Ethical Companies® by Ethisphere Institute for the past eight years. Learn more at www.hasbro.com, and follow us on Twitter (@Hasbro) and Instagram (@Hasbro).

    About Mills Entertainment
    Mills Entertainment, a live entertainment content studio, and division of Creative Artists Agency (CAA), collaborates with top talent and property holders to create unforgettable live experiences.  With full global distribution and partnerships worldwide, our specialty is taking shows from concept to stage, serving as the complete solution in realizing the vision.  Current projects include The Elf on the Shelf: A Christmas Musical, American Girl Live and Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood Live!  www.millsentertainment.com
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