LOS ANGELES, Feb. 18, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Bento Box Entertainment, in partnership with Loren Bouchard's Wilo Productions, is bringing BOB'S BURGERS LIVE! back to Los Angeles, returning from a sold out tour, for an extra special event. Since this tour began in 2013, every show across the country has been a sell-out and, in 2015 alone, BOB'S BURGERS LIVE! averaged nearly 3,000 fans at eight events in Minneapolis; Chicago; Madison; Detroit; Washington; Philadelphia; New York City and Boston.
The first BOB'S BURGERS LIVE! date of 2016 will take place April 29 at 8:00 p.m. at The Wiltern in Los Angeles. It will bring together the cast and creator of the Emmy® award-winning FOX hit BOB'S BURGERS for an exclusive comedy and musical extravaganza, celebrating 100 episodes of the series, with the 100th scheduled to air May 22, 2016 on FOX. The night will include a live table reading of a classic episode script by the cast, standup-comedy performances, a sneak-peek of clips from future episodes, musical performances and more that will bring the fans an unforgettable and unique experience. Tickets go on sale on February 19 at 10:00 a.m. PST at wiltern.com and livenation.com, with prices ranging from $49.50 to $69.50. Additionally, merchandise from the live show may be purchased at www.bobsburgerslive.com.
The cast of BOB'S BURGERS scheduled to perform – and participate in a fan Q&A – at the live show includes H. Jon Benjamin (Bob Belcher); Kristen Schaal (Louise Belcher); Eugene Mirman (Gene Belcher); Dan Mintz (Tina Belcher); John Roberts (Linda Belcher); and Larry Murphy (Uncle Teddy). They will be joined by show Creator and BOB'S BURGERS LIVE! Executive Producer Loren Bouchard and surprise celebrity guests.
In regard to the announcement, Greg Lombardo, Senior Vice President of Global Live and Location- Based Entertainment for Twentieth Century Fox Consumer Products, stated: "BOB's BURGERS LIVE! has sold out venues across the country, as fans of the hit Sunday night series have flocked to see the incredible voice talent and creative team behind the show live and in person. Now, we're happy to be bringing the experience to the show's home town of Los Angeles, and what better time than on the eve of our 100th episode broadcast? It's going to be a night to remember."
BOB'S BURGERS LIVE! is produced by Bento Box Entertainment and Wilo Productions in association with 20th Century Fox Consumer Products. Bento Box Entertainment and BOB'S BURGERS LIVE! is represented by WME and promoted by Live Nation.
A 20th Century Fox Television production, BOB'S BURGERS was created by Loren Bouchard ("Home Movies"). Bouchard and Jim Dauterive ("King of the Hill") serve as executive producers and writers, with animation produced by Bento Box Entertainment. Fans can "like" BOB'S BURGERS on Facebook at www.facebook.com/BobsBurgers, follow the series on Twitter @BobsBurgersFOX and join the discussion using #bobsburgers.
About Bento Box Entertainment
Bento Box Entertainment (bentoboxent.com) is an Emmy® award-winning studio that develops and produces quality animated content for all distribution platforms worldwide. With studios in Los Angeles, Atlanta and Toronto, the company is recognized as the leading producer of primetime animated comedy series for broadcast, cable and digital networks. Bento Box Entertainment is currently in production on the Emmy® Award-winning series Bob's Burgers on FOX with 20th Century Fox Television and creator Loren Bouchard; Bordertown on FOX with 20th Century Fox Television, executive producer Seth MacFarlane and creator Mark Hentemann; Legends of Chamberlin Heights on Comedy Central; puppet series Glove & Boots on YouTube; and multiple other projects with the leading creators, studios, networks and distribution platforms. In addition to its production business and Bento Box Digital Studios (bentobox.tv) – which launched in February 2016 – the company is committed to identifying and executing opportunities to maximize the power of its and its partners' entertainment properties by creating new brand extensions and experiences through its live events and brand management divisions. The company can be followed @bentboxent.
About Live Nation Entertainment
Live Nation Entertainment (NYSE: LYV) is the world's leading live entertainment company comprised of global market leaders: Ticketmaster, Live Nation Concerts, Live Nation Media & Sponsorship and Artist Nation Management. For additional information, visit www.livenationentertainment.com.
About Twentieth Century Fox Consumer Products
A division of 21st Century Fox and recognized industry leader, Twentieth Century Fox Consumer Products licenses and markets properties worldwide on behalf of Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation, Twentieth Century Fox Television and Fox Broadcasting Company, as well as third party lines. The division is aligned with Twentieth Century Fox Television, the flagship studio leading the industry in supplying award-winning and blockbuster primetime television programming and entertainment content.
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