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Kind of Blue

September 05, 2016
Blue Man Group

Who’d have thought a load of men covered in blue paint would prove such a smash? Years before rainbow fitness dash The Color Run saw the light of day, the idea of daubing some fellas in a vibrant Yves Klein-esque hue was born.

Weird, yes, but there’s a reason this surreal US show has been a hit since it first started in 1991. Theatre, comedy, performance art, music and dance party all rolled into one, Blue Man Group offers an unforgettable, immersive, multi-sensory experience that plays on the emotions.

Approaching its 25th anniversary, this cobalt-coloured global phenomenon has blown away audiences off Broadway and on the Las Vegas strip, reaching a stagger-worthy 35 million people over 15 countries. From mid-September, its tantalising trio will brighten up Manila’s The Theatre at Solaire at Entertainment City, sharing fab fresh content.

You’ll rediscover your inner child as three guys let loose with 30 litres of paint and 55 mashed-up bananas over 90 minutes. It’s not all laughs, mischief and exhilaration though, with this intelligent, category-defying journey taking you to unexpectedly moving places. Keeping the tribal rhythms coming is a live band driving this blue bonanza to its visually stunning, blissful trademark finale.

As co-founder Chris Wink says of his curious aqua-hued hombre, “We believe the Blue Man’s universal message of joyful exuberance and euphoric celebration resonates within all of us.” It’s time to feel blue…

14-25 Sep, 2016.

Blue Man Group / The Theatre at Solaire / 1 Aseana Ave / Entertainment City /
Parañaque / +63 2 891 9999 /