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19 ENTERTAINMENT AND DICK CLARK PRODUCTIONS LOCK IN SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE TOUR 2009

Jul 17, 2009
<p>July 17, 2009</p> <p><i>19 Entertainment, dick clark productions and AEG Live Announce on Sale Date of July 25, 2009 for Dance Tour Kicking Off in Manchester, NH on September 20th.</i></p> <p><em>Los Angeles, CA (July 10, 2009) </em>- The highly anticipated &#34;So You Think You Can Dance Tour&#34; will once again give fans a chance to see all their favorite dancers up close and in person when the tour kicks off on September 20th. The heart pounding show will feature the season's most popular routines as well as original pieces created specifically for the nationwide tour. 19 Entertainment chief executive and series creator Simon Fuller, co-creator Nigel Lythgoe, dick clark productions and AEG Live announce tickets go on-sale Saturday, July 25, 2009 (see below for details).</p> <p> Finalists participating include your Season 5 Top 10 dancers, Ade, Brandon, Evan, Janette, Jason, Jeanine, Kayla, Kupono, Melissa and Randi. </p> <p>&#34;For five years we have seen the popularity of 'So You Think You Can Dance' steadily grow and we are thrilled to showcase our unique talent for thousands of fans across the country,&#34; stated Simon Fuller, creator and executive producer of the hit Fox show. &#34;With the show premiering again this fall, the tour creates the unique opportunity for fans to watch the high caliber dancing from their living room one night and then attend a live performance the following night.&#34; </p> <p>Most tickets are available at Ticketmaster locations, online at AEG Live.com or ticketmaster.com. Check your local venue for proper ticket sale information. Tickets subject to applicable service charges and event time and date are subject to change. Log on to fox.com/dance for full list of dates and links.</p> <p> SEPT 20 Manchester, NH Verizon Wireless Arena<br /> SEPT 22 Boston, MA Agganis Arena at Boston University<br /> SEPT 24 Newark, NJ Prudential Center<br /> SEPT 25 Mashantucket, CT MGM Theater - Foxwoods<br /> SEPT 26 Trenton, NJ Sovereign Bank Arena<br /> SEPT 29 Toronto, ON Air Canada Centre<br /> OCT 1 Columbus, OH Nationwide Arena<br /> OCT 3 Detroit, MI Joe Louis Arena<br /> OCT 4 Champaign, IL University of Illinois Assembly Hall<br /> OCT 6 Chicago, IL United Center<br /> OCT 7 Minneapolis, MN Target Center<br /> OCT 9 Milwaukee, WI Bradley Center<br /> OCT 10 Toledo, OH Lucas County Arena<br /> OCT 11 Indianapolis, IN Conseco Fieldhouse<br /> OCT 14 Long Island, NY Nassau Coliseum<br /> OCT 15 Baltimore, MD 1st Mariner Arena<br /> OCT 17 Richmond, VA Richmond Coliseum<br /> OCT 19 Charlotte, NC Time Warner Cable Arena<br /> OCT 20 Duluth, GA Arena at Gwinnett Center<br /> OCT 22 Miami, FL American Airlines Arena<br /> OCT 23 Tampa, FL St. Pete Times Forum<br /> OCT 24 Tallahassee, FL Tallahassee-Leon Co Civic Center<br /> OCT 26 Houston, TX Reliant Arena<br /> OCT 27 Austin, TX Frank Erwin Center<br /> OCT 28 Grand Prairie, TX Nokia Theatre at Grand Prairie<br /> OCT 30 Tulsa, OK BOK Center<br /> OCT 31 St. Louis, MO Chaifetz Arena at St. Louis University<br /> NOV 1 Kansas City, MO Sprint Center<br /> NOV 3 Omaha, NE Qwest Center<br /> NOV 5 Colorado Springs, CO Colorado Springs World Arena<br /> NOV 7 West Valley City, UT The E Center<br /> NOV 9 Los Angeles, CA Nokia Theatre LA LIVE<br /> NOV 12 San Diego, CA San Diego Sports Arena<br /> NOV 13 Glendale, AZ jobing.com Arena<br /> NOV 14 Las Vegas, NV Orleans Arena<br /> NOV 16 Sacramento, CA ARCO Arena<br /> NOV 17 Fresno, CA SaveMart Center<br /> NOV 18 San Jose, CA HP Pavilion at San Jose<br /> NOV 20 Portland, OR Rose Garden<br /> NOV 21 Everett, WA Comcast Arena at Everett Events Center</p> <h2><strong><u>About 19 Entertainment Ltd.</u></strong></h2> <p> Simon Fuller's 19 Entertainment Ltd. is recognized as a lead creator, provider and promoter of globally successful entertainment and music brands of today. The company has attracted a unique team of exceptionally creative executives, who work together to integrate and leverage activity across television, sports, film, touring, merchandising, music publishing, recording and artist management. 19 Founder/CEO Simon Fuller has developed and managed some of the biggest entertainment properties of our time, with credits that include the creation of TV phenomenon AMERICAN IDOL, SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE and the HBO series &#34;Little Britain USA.&#34; 19's unique talent includes legendary musical icon Annie Lennox, country music sensation Carrie Underwood, the pop group sensation Spice Girls, IDOL alumni Chris Daughtry and David Cook, supermodel Claudia Schiffer and soccer icon David Beckham.</p> <h2><strong>About dick clark productions</strong></h2> <p> Since its inception in 1957, dick clark productions (dcp) has been a leading independent producer of television programming. dcp produces perennial hits such as &#34;Dick Clark's New Year's Rockin' Eve with Ryan Seacrest,&#34; the American Music Awards, the Golden Globe Awards and the Academy of Country Music Awards. dcp also produces popular weekly television programming, including &#34;So You Think You Can Dance,&#34; and owns and maintains one of the world's most unique and extensive entertainment libraries, which includes more than 30 years of &#34;American Bandstand&#34; footage.</p> <h2>About AEG Live</h2> <p>AEG Live, the live-entertainment division of Los Angeles-based AEG, is dedicated to all aspects of live contemporary music performance, touring for a variety of programming, and multi-media production. AEG Live, the nation's second-largest concert promotion and touring company, is comprised of special event, broadcast and exhibition divisions, fourteen regional offices, and numerous state-of-the-art venues nationwide. The company's national promotion arm is currently producing tours and productions including Bette Midler &#34;The Showgirl Must Go On&#34; and Cher at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas; and &#34;Tutankhamun and the Golden Age of the Pharaohs,&#34; an international tour of the artifacts of King Tut. Recent and upcoming promoted concert tours have included artists such as Taylor Swift, Leonard Cohen, Justin Timberlake, Bon Jovi, Celine Dion, Hannah Montana, Spice Girls, Prince, Britney Spears, Kenny Chesney, So You Think You Can Dance, Paul McCartney, American Idols Live and The Color Purple. Goldenvoice, the company's Southern California-based regional promotion division, created and operates the award-winning annual Coachella Valley Music &amp; Arts Festival as well as Stagecoach: California's Country Music Festival. The company operates Nokia Theatre at Grand Prairie in Texas, Nokia Theatre Times Square, Nokia Theatre L.A. LIVE and the recently opened Club Nokia. For more information, go to <a href=&#34;http://www.aeglive.com&#34; target=&#34;_blank&#34;>www.aeglive.com</a>.</p>