“Angry Birds Live: The Slingshot Adventure!” live interactive theatrical production will tour locations across North America starting in 2023.
In a collaboration between Kilburn Live global family entertainment marketing company and Rovio Entertainment Corporation, makers of the Angry Birds mobile gaming, the comedy show will feature popular characters from the franchise, including Red, Silver, and Leonard, as they make their way through misadventures in a world filled with enough challenges to make any bird angry.
“‘Angry Birds Live: The Slingshot Adventure’ is a landmark production and interactive theatrical experience that allows the audience to participate and impact the outcome of the story in a way that has never been done before,” said Mark Manuel, CEO of Kilburn Live. “We are going to once again push the boundaries of live entertainment and allow the audience to catapult objects onto the stage during the performance that will impact the outcome of the show. It’s going to be a lot of fun.”
Hollywood screenwriters James Johnston and Bennet Yellin were brough on board as writers for the production, following on from their past hit films such as “Dumb and Dumber” and “Stuck on You.”
“Angry Birds is a beloved brand, and our over five billion downloads are a testament to that,” said Hanna Valkeapää-Nokkala, senior director, brand licensing at Rovio Entertainment. “We always want to give fans and audiences new ways to experience and interact with the brand, and ‘Angry Birds Live: The Slingshot Adventure’ is a completely new, innovative, and exciting way of doing that. We are thrilled to be working with Kilburn Live on this first-ever audience interactive experience, and look forward to seeing how audiences shape the story of Red and his companions.”
More information will be revealed at a later date.