1.29.15: Mythbusters live show coming to Kalamazoo and Grand Rapids
GRAND RAPIDS, MI (MLIVE) — The live touring show based on Discovery TV hit “Mythbusters” and featuring stars Jamie Hyneman and Adam Savage, is coming to Grand Rapids.
“Mythbusters: Jamie and Adam Unleashed” will take place at 7:30 p.m. April 16, 2015 in DeVos Performance Hall. Tickets are $42.50, $52.50, $62.50 and $72.50, and go on sale to the general public at 10 a.m. Friday, Feb. 6, via Ticketmaster.
A presale is happening now through 10 p.m. Feb. 5; use the code “UNLEASHED” to purchase tickets early. VIP tickets, which include premium seating and a post-show meet-and-greet session with Savage and Hyneman, are $147.50.
The live show features Hyneman and Savage taking part in “on-stage experiments, audience participation, rocking video and behind-the-scenes stories,” according to the tour’s official website.
The Emmy-nominated TV series features the duo, former movie special-effects designers, using the scientific method and inventive build projects in an attempt to confirm the plausibility of urban and movie/TV myths. The show has aired since 2003, and is currently in its 13th season.
Hyneman and Savage first took “Mythbusters” on the road in 2011; the upcoming show will be their first stop in Grand Rapids. The current tour also features an 8 p.m. April 17 date in Kalamazoo’s Miller Auditorium.