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Marvel Universe Live!
@Smoothie King Center
Friday, June 23rd through June 25th, 2017
Prepare for an action-packed, legendary battle to defend the universe from evil. Spider-Man, the Avengers and the Guardians of the Galaxy join forces with Doctor Strange, master of the mystic arts, in a race against time to recover the Wand of Watoomb before it falls into Loki’s hands.
Marvel Universe LIVE! takes the live show experience to a whole new level with an original story that brings the most Marvel characters together in one new production.
Marvel Universe LIVE! was created for fans of all ages. It features the world’s most iconic Super Heroes and villains performing high-energy stunts, world-class motorcycle tricks and monumental aerial maneuvers in an original adventure. There will be brief periods of black out, safe use of pyrotechnics and loud special effects.
The show started with regional casting calls from Los Angeles to New York. Finally in October 2013, at New York
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This ancient artifact holds immeasurable mystical power and would allow Loki to achieve his eternal quest to crown himself ruler of Asgard and Earth. Unite to defeat Loki in his quest to gain control of the Wand of Watoomb.
Along the way, the greatest Super Heroes of the Marvel Universe face off against some of the most threatening villains.
This epic journey will spark new feuds with old foes, pitting student against mentor, sister against sister and brother against brother.
In March 2013, Feld Entertainment agreed with Marvel Entertainment to produce a Marvel Character-based live arena show. It took nearly two years in development and engineering for the show the show to be what it is today. It has been changed to meet its 2017 rollout. The show started with regional casting calls from Los Angeles to New York. Finally in October 2013, at New York Comic Con, Marvel and Feld revealed that the arena show would be Marvel Universe LIVE! In February 2014, the performers were cast and rehearsals began at Feld's facility in Ellenton. Martial artists, aerial performers, X Games competitors and stunt people was the pool from which the cast was selected.