Trans-Siberian Orchestra, one of the top selling concert acts in the world creates one of the most captivating concert experiences on the road today. Insistent on giving their fans the most “value for their dollar,” TSO puts on an over-the-top audio/visual spectacular complete with lasers, pyrotechnics and state of the art lighting with a ticket price that starts as low as $25 allowing generations of fans to be enthralled year after year.

TSO founder, producer and writer Paul O’Neill explains, “When someone goes to a TSO concert, we don’t want them to walk away saying ‘that was a great show’ or ‘that was worth it’ or even ‘that was the best show I’ve seen in a long time.’ We want them to say, ‘Man, that the best show ever; we just ripped that band off.’”

With sales in excess of 7 million – including nearly 2 million CDs and DVDs sold in the past two years -Trans-Siberian Orchestra is among the most popular groups of the modern era. The Orchestra debuted in 1996 with the timeless “CHRISTMAS EVE AND OTHER STORIES.” Highlighted by the remarkable hit single, “Christmas Eve/Sarajevo 12/24,” the album has since achieved 2x platinum certification from the RIAA, with sales now rapidly approaching 3 million. Two further albums completed O’Neill’s planned Christmas Trilogy; 1998’s “THE CHRISTMAS ATTIC” and 2004’s “THE LOST CHRISTMAS EVE,” both of which are currently approaching 2x platinum certification. All three of the Orchestra’s Christmas-themed albums have proven enduring blockbusters, returning annually to the top 10 on Billboard’s “Top Catalog Albums” and “Top Holiday Albums” charts.

TSO’s 2009 Winter Tour played to over 1.2 million fans in 80+ cities, and generating revenues of nearly $45 million, which according to Billboard magazine’s midyear touring chart, put them as the #2 most attended tour.  Since its first Winter Tour in 1999, TSO has been one of the concert business’s most successful acts, consistently rating in the Top 10 for both gross revenues and audience attendance.

In the spring of 2010, TSO debuted the much-anticipated live rock opera “BEETHOVEN’S LAST NIGHT,” TSO’s gold-certified rock opera fantasy about “what could have happened” on Beethoven’s final night of life. The successful tour provided the template for their innovative brand of “Rock Theater” and the much-anticipated World Tour in 2011.

The band’s latest release “NIGHT CASTLE,” which featuring the singles,  “Believe” and a cover of the classic “Nutrocker,” burst onto Billboard’s “Top 200” chart and was certified gold in less than 8 weeks.

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Tour dates for TSO’s 2010 North American Winter Tour are as follows:

Date City Venue Showtime
11/03/2010 Youngstown OH Covelli Centre 4:00 PM & 8:00 PM
11/03/2010 Omaha NE Mid-America Center 4:00 PM & 8:00 PM
11/04/2010 Charleston WV Charleston Civic Center 7:30 PM
11/04/2010 Des Moines IA Wells Fargo Arena 7:30 PM
11/05/2010 State College PA Bryce Jordan Center 8:00 PM
11/05/2010 Springfield MO JQH Arena 8:00 PM
11/06/2010 Hartford CT XL Center 3:30 PM & 8:00 PM
11/06/2010 Peoria IL Peoria Civic Center 3:00 PM & 8:00 PM
11/07/2010 Manchester NH Verizon Wireless Arena 3:00 PM & 7:30 PM
11/07/2010 Fort Wayne IN Allen County War Memorial Coliseum 3:00 PM & 7:30 PM
11/08/2010 Madison WI Kohl Center 7:30 PM
11/10/2010 Dayton OH Nutter Center 7:30 PM
11/11/2010 Toledo OH Huntington Center 4:00 PM & 8:00 PM
11/12/2010 Rochester NY Blue Cross Arena 8:00 PM
11/12/2010 Vancouver BC Rogers Arena 8:00 PM
11/13/2010 Hershey PA Giant Center 3:00 PM & 8:00 PM
11/13/2010 Seattle WA KeyArena at Seattle Center 3:00 PM & 8:00 PM
11/14/2010 Wilkes-Barre PA Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza 3:00 PM & 7:30 PM
11/14/2010 Spokane  WA Spokane Arena 4:00 PM
11/15/2010 Portland OR Rose Garden Arena 7:30 PM
11/17/2010 Uncasville CT Mohegan Sun Arena 8:00 PM
11/17/2010 Boise ID Taco Bell Arena 7:30 PM
11/18/2010 Washington DC Verizon Center 7:30 PM
11/18/2010 Salt Lake City UT EnergySolutions Arena 4:00 PM & 8:00 PM
11/19/2010 Richmond VA Richmond Coliseum 8:00 PM
11/20/2010 Philadelphia PA Wells Fargo Center (f/k/a Wachovia Center) 3:00 PM & 8:00 PM
11/20/2010 Sacramento CA ARCO Arena 3:00 PM & 8:00 PM
11/21/2010 Pittsburgh PA Consol Energy Center 3:00 PM & 7:30 PM
11/21/2010 San Jose CA HP Pavilion 3:00 PM & 7:30 PM
11/24/2010 Cincinnati OH US Bank Arena 4:00 PM & 8:00 PM
11/24/2010 Anaheim CA Honda Center 8:00 PM
11/26/2010 Chicago IL Allstate Arena 3:00 PM & 8:00 PM
11/26/2010 San Diego CA San Diego Sports Arena 3:00 PM & 8:00 PM
11/27/2010 Indianapolis IN Conseco Fieldhouse 3:00 PM & 8:00 PM
11/27/2010 Las Vegas NV Thomas & Mack Center 5:00 PM
11/28/2010 Cleveland OH Quicken Loans Arena 3:00 PM & 7:30 PM
11/28/2010 Phoenix AZ Arena 3:00 PM & 7:30 PM
12/01/2010 Lexington KY Rupp Arena 7:30 PM
12/01/2010 Oklahoma City OK Ford Center 7:30 PM
12/02/2010 Charlotte NC Time Warner Cable Arena 7:30 PM
12/02/2010 Oklahoma City OK Ford Center 7:30 PM
12/03/2010 Columbia SC Colonial Life Arena 8:00 PM
12/03/2010 Austin TX Frank Erwin Center 8:00 PM
12/04/2010 Greenville SC BI-LO Center 3:00 PM & 8:00 PM
12/04/2010 San Antonio TX AT&T Center 3:00 PM & 8:00 PM
12/05/2010 Raleigh NC RBC Center 3:00 PM & 7:30 PM
12/05/2010 Houston TX Toyota Center 3:00 PM & 7:30 PM
12/08/2010 Greensboro NC Greensboro Coliseum Complex 4:00 PM & 8:00 PM
12/08/2010 Bossier City LA CenturyTel Center 8:00 PM
12/09/2010 Jacksonville FL Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena 7:30 PM
12/09/2010 New Orleans LA New Orleans Arena 8:00 PM
12/10/2010 Miami FL AmericanAirlines Arena 8:00 PM
12/10/2010 Atlanta GA Gwinnett Center 8:00 PM
12/11/2010 Tampa FL St. Pete Times Forum 3:00 PM & 8:00 PM
12/11/2010 Birmingham AL BJCC Arena 3:00 PM & 8:00 PM
12/12/2010 Orlando FL Amway Arena 3:00 PM & 7:30 PM
12/12/2010 Nashville TN Bridgestone Arena 3:00 PM & 7:30 PM
12/15/2010 Boston MA TD Garden 8:00 PM
12/15/2010 Wichita KS INTRUST Bank Arena 8:00 PM
12/16/2010 Providence RI Dunkin’ Donuts Center 4:00 PM & 8:00 PM
12/16/2010 Tulsa OK BOK Center 8:00 PM
12/17/2010 Uniondale NY Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum 8:00 PM
12/17/2010 Memphis TN FedExForum 8:00 PM
12/18/2010 New Jersey (TBA) TBA 3:00 PM & 8:00 PM
12/18/2010 Little Rock AR North Little Rock Verizon Arena 3:00 PM & 8:00 PM
12/19/2010 Buffalo NY HSBC Arena 4:00 PM & 8:00 PM
12/19/2010 Dallas TX American Airlines Center 3:00 PM & 7:30 PM
12/22/2010 Ottawa ON Scotiabank Place 4:00 PM & 8:00 PM
12/22/2010 Denver CO Pepsi Center 4:00 PM & 8:00 PM
12/23/2010 Toronto ON Air Canada Centre 4:00 PM & 8:00 PM
12/23/2010 Colorado Springs CO World Arena 4:00 PM & 8:00 PM
12/26/2010 Albany NY Times Union Center 3:00 PM & 7:30 PM
12/26/2010 Milwaukee WI Bradley Center 3:00 PM & 7:30 PM
12/27/2010 Minneapolis MN Xcel Energy Center 3:00 PM & 7:30 PM
12/28/2010 Columbus OH Nationwide Arena 3:00 PM & 7:30 PM
12/29/2010 Grand Rapids OH Van Andel Arena 3:00 PM & 7:30 PM
12/29/2010 Kansas City MO Sprint Center 3:00 PM & 7:30 PM
12/30/2010 Detroit MI The Palace of Auburn Hills 3:00 PM & 7:30 PM
12/30/2010 St. Louis MO Scottrade Center 3:00 PM & 7:30 PM


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