WORLD VISION PRESENTS THE STORY TOUR
RETURNING THIS CHRISTMAS WITH ALL-STAR MUSICAL CAST
COMING TO PHILIPS ARENA NOVEMBER 30
FEATURING CASTING CROWNS, STEVEN CURTIS CHAPMAN, NATALIE GRANT, MATTHEW WEST, NICHOLE NORDEMAN, SELAH, RAWSRVNT AND SPECIAL GUEST AUTHOR/SPEAKER RANDY FRAZEE
THE STORY TOUR, presented by World Vision, is a Christmas celebration featuring an all-star cast of some of today’s top Christian recording artists including Casting Crowns, Steven Curtis Chapman, Natalie Grant, Matthew West, Nichole Nordeman, Selah and Rawsrvnt, along with special guest author/speakers Randy Frazee, musical director Bernie Herms, and a full orchestra and children’s choir. THE STORY TOUR is a fully-produced multi-media experience with the artists performing the multi-artist album of the same name in its entirety. The production will include stunning visuals and live-action video to accompany every song, projected on a massive screen encompassing the entire stage. Each evening’s performance will include favorite Christmas carols along with a musical journey from Genesis to Revelations. Based on 2012’s Dove Award-winning Special Event Album of the Year [(Music Inspired By) The Story], THE STORY TOUR has been seen by more than 100,000 people at multiple sell-out performances over the past two Christmas seasons.
Released in late 2011, (Music Inspired By) THE STORY is an unparalleled project from the some of the best-known artists in Christian music. Based on a collaboration with authors Randy Frazee (The Heart Of The Story) & Max Lucado (God’s Story Your Story) as well as Zondervan’s bible The Story, the songs on THE STORY album take timeless biblical stories and provide a completely new context into how God’s story of love and redemption intersects with our story of brokenness and failures resulting in a new story of hope and rescue. The 2 CD set features 18 all-new songs written by multiple Dove Award-Winners Nichole Nordeman and Bernie Herms. The project is produced by Herms and Brown Bannister, and features a stellar lineup of artists across all major labels who combined have sold over 75 million albums.
THE STORY TOUR is partnering with Christian humanitarian organization World Vision (www.worldvision.org). World Vision provides assistance to approximately 100 million people in nearly 100 countries by tackling the causes of poverty and injustice.
Tickets for the November 30 show at Philips Arena go on sale Monday, September 16 at 10 am at the Philips Arena Box Office, by phone (800) 745-3000, at Ticketmaster.com, and at all Ticketmaster outlets.