Mystery Science Theater 3000 to Embark on a 29 City Live Tour!

So we’ve been pretty clear about how much we love Mystery Science Theater 3000 here at Nerd & Tie, so needless to say we’re pretty excited about the latest news: the show is going on tour. Show creator Joel Hodgson made the announcement via a Youtube video and email to Kickstarter backers:

The tour will do two different films, the first being the classic Eegah! – though with a brand new set of riffs. The second show is a “Secret Surprise” film that the show’s creators are keeping under their hats for now. Here’s the full schedule:

  • JUL 6 – Boston, MA (Eegah @ 7pm)
  • JUL 7 – Philadelphia, PA (Eegah @ 7pm / Secret Surprise @ 10pm)
  • JUL 8 – New York, NY (Eegah @ 6pm / Secret Surprise @ 9:30pm)
  • JUL 9 – Washington DC (Eegah @ 6pm / Secret Surprise @ 9pm)
  • JUL 12 – Columbus, OH (Eegah @ 8pm)
  • JUL 13 – St. Louis, MO (Eegah @ 8pm)
  • JUL 14 – Royal Oak, MI (Eegah @ 7pm / Secret Surprise @ 10pm)
  • JUL 15 – Milwaukee, WI (Eegah @ 7pm / Secret Surprise @ 10pm)
  • JUL 16 – Chicago, IL (Eegah @ 5pm / Secret Surprise @ 8pm)
  • JUL 18 – Denver, CO (Eegah @ 8pm)
  • JUL 20 – Phoenix, AZ (Eegah @ 8pm)
  • JUL 21 – San Diego, CA (Eegah @ 7pm)
  • JUL 22 – San Diego, CA (Secret Surprise @ 7pm)
  • JUL 23 – Los Angeles, CA (Eegah @ 5pm / Secret Surprise @ 8pm)
  • JUL 26 – San Francisco, CA (Eegah @ 8pm)
  • JUL 27 – San Francisco, CA (Secret Surprise @ 8pm)
  • JUL 28 – Portland, OR (Eegah @ 8pm)
  • JUL 29 – Seattle, WA (Eegah @ 7pm / Secret Surprise @ 10pm)
  • JUL 30 – Vancouver, BC (Eegah @ 7pm)
  • AUG 1 – Salt Lake City, UT (Eegah @ 8pm)
  • AUG 3 – Kansas City, MO (Eegah @ 8pm)
  • AUG 4 – Minneapolis, MN (Eegah @ 7pm / Secret Surprise @ 10pm)
  • AUG 6 – Green Bay, WI (Eegah @ 7pm)
  • AUG 8 – Cleveland, OH (Eegah @ 8pm)
  • AUG 9 – Baltimore, MD (Eegah @ 8pm)
  • AUG 10 – Richmond, VA (Secret Surprise @ 8pm)
  • AUG 11 – Nashville, TN (Eegah @ 7pm / Secret Surprise @ 10pm)
  • AUG 12 – Atlanta, GA (Eegah @ 7pm / Secret Surprise @ 10pm)

You can find out more information about the tour on the official website. We’re pretty excited about it though.

Trae Dorn

Trae Dorn has been staffing conventions for over twenty years, and is a co-founder of Wisconsin’s longest running Anime convention No Brand Con. Trae also writes and draws the webcomics UnCONventional and The Chronicles of Crosarth, which leads many to ask when the hell they have time to actually do anything anymore. Trae says they have the time because they “do it all quite poorly.”