JACKSONVILLE, FL., January 20, 2014 – The world’s greatest Pink Floyd show, Brit Floyd, celebrates the music of David Gilmour, Roger Waters, Rick Wright, Nick Mason, and Syd Barrett and features note-for-note performances from all 14 Pink Floyd studio albums including The Dark Side of the Moon, Wish You Were Here, The Wall, The Division Bell, and Animals.
The Florida Theatre is proud to present Brit Floyd’s Discovery World Tour 2014 at the historic venue in Jacksonville at 7:00pm on Sunday, May 4, 2014. Tickets, on sale to the general public from Friday, January 31, 2014, range from $38.50 to $68.50, and may be purchased at the Florida Theatre Box Office at 128 East Forsyth Street in downtown Jacksonville, by calling (904) 355-ARTS, or at any Ticketmaster outlet. Special discounted rates may be available for groups of 10 or more; call (904) 355-ARTS for more information.
Having performed to over one million fans around the world since its first show in Liverpool, England in January 2011, Brit Floyd, “the world’s greatest Pink Floyd show,” returns to North America from March to June 2014 to perform Discovery, a stunning new three hour chronological musical journey spanning the entire recording career of Pink Floyd from 1967 to 1994.
This staggering show astounds and dazzles with an audio-visual feast and features note-for-note performances from all 14 Pink Floyd studio albums including Wish You Were Here, Animals, The Wall, The Division Bell, and, The Dark Side of The Moon. With a stunning light show, inflatables, and all-new “Floydiananimation”, critics and audiences agree – Brit Floyd is “blindingly brilliant, jaw-droppingly authentic . . . at last Pink Floyd have the tribute show they deserve.”
Named after Pink Floyd’s recent box set of the same name, and featuring music from the Syd Barrett led ’60s psychedelic pop of The Piper at the Gates of Dawn, to the nineties The Division Bell, and everything in between, the brand new Discovery show will capture in note-for-note detail, all your favorite moments as well as a few lesser known gems, from one of the most outstanding and enduring catalogues in the history of recorded music.
Featuring the trademark Pink Floyd arch and circle light show, Brit Floyd’s musical performance will also be accompanied by amazing original video and new animation, inspired by the timelessly brilliant artwork designs of longtime Pink Floyd collaborator Storm Thorgerson.
With painstaking attention to detail, replicating every nuance of every Floydian moment both musically and visually, the band’s execution of Pink Floyd’s greatest works will make each familiar track sound fresh and new. According to the Quebec Journal, Brit Floyd is ‘the total and perfect illusion.’ Solo projects aside, this is as close to Pink Floyd as you will now ever get.
Tickets for Brit Floyd at the Florida Theatre, on sale to the general public from Friday, January 31, 2014, range from $38.50 to $68.50, and will be available in person at the Florida Theatre Box Office, by calling 904-355-ARTS, or through any Ticketmaster outlet. The Florida Theatre is handicapped accessible and has secure and convenient parking. For further information please visit www.floridatheatre.com.For more information about Brit Floyd please visit: http://www.britfloyd.com/.