Hennepin Theatre Trust COVID-19 Updates

MasterChef Junior Live! Tour 2020 (Saturday, April 18 at the State Theatre) announces all-star talent appearing, including winners and fan favorites from the television hit series “MasterChef Junior”

February 21, 2020

Tour to feature Jasmine (season 5 winner), Quani (season 6) and Reid (season 6)

MINNEAPOLIS — Hennepin Theatre Trust is excited to welcome the U.S. live tour of MASTERCHEF JUNIOR LIVE! to the historic State Theatre (805 Hennepin Ave., Minneapolis) on Saturday, April 18, 2020. MasterChef Junior Live!, based on the hit FOX television show “MasterChef Junior,” blends exciting moments and inspirational stories with talented young contestants. The live show will be an experience for the whole family and a recipe for a guaranteed good time.

TCG Entertainment, leaders in live tour productions, and Endemol Shine North America, producer of the hit culinary competition series “MasterChef Junior,” announced the lineup of winners and fan-favorite contestants appearing on the MasterChef Junior Live! 2020 tour.

“MasterChef Junior” all-stars that are scheduled to appear include season five winner Jasmine and season six fan favorites Quani and Reid

Tickets are on sale to the general public now at the State Theatre Box Office (805 Hennepin Ave.), charge-by-phone at (800) 982-2787 and online at HennepinTheatreTrust.org.

Saturday Apr. 18 7 p.m. State Theatre $35, $45, $55

All pricing includes a Building and Restoration Fee of $4. Talent appearances subject to change.

MasterChef Junior Live! brings “MasterChef Junior” directly to fans and foodies alike…LIVE on stage! The family-friendly show will feature head-to-head cooking demonstrations and fun (sometimes messy!) challenges with past “MasterChef Junior” contestants, and an overall immersive audience experience that is fun for all ages. A limited number of VIP Packages will be available in all markets and will include cast meet-and-greets, Q&A sessions, a signed show poster, photos and more! Exclusive MasterChef Junior Live! merchandise will also be available for purchase.

Attended by packed audiences in 16 cities during its first run in 2019, the extended seven-week 2020 tour will visit 40 additional markets across the U.S., including one night in Minneapolis on Saturday, April 18.

Hennepin Theatre Trust is a nonprofit organization that creates positive change through the arts. We serve the community through our three historic theatres – the Orpheum, State and Pantages – and our unique arts, culture and education programs. All performances of the Broadway on Hennepin series are supported by Bank of America. All performances of the Living Legend series are supported by BMO Harris Bank. Spotlight Showcase is sponsored by Fredrikson & Byron, Slumberland Furniture and Sun Country Airlines. Learn more at HennepinTheatreTrust.org.

TCG Entertainment (www.TCGENT.com) is the industry leader in the creation, production, booking and marketing of live entertainment productions and events. TCG has over 20 years of experience in the entertainment industry, with a focus on symphonic, family, music and other live touring properties. Current and past productions include multiple productions of Cirque Musica (www.CirqueMusica.com), 4U: The Music of Prince with Symphony, A Night of Symphonic Hip Hop, A Night of Symphonic Rock, REWIND-Celebrating the 80s and more.

Endemol Shine North America delivers world-class content and compelling storytelling to multiple platforms in the U.S. and across the globe. Endemol Shine North America is part of Endemol Shine Group, the global content creator, producer and distributor with a diverse portfolio of companies that are behind some of the most prominent hit television formats and series in the world.

Endemol Shine Group’s companies in North America are behind hit series such as “Big Brother” (CBS), “Ink Master” (Paramount Network), MASTERCHEF (FOX), MASTERCHEF JUNIOR (FOX), “Swamp People” (History), “The Real Housewives of Atlanta”  (Bravo), “Below Deck” (Bravo), “Below Deck: Mediterranean” (Bravo), “T.I. & Tiny: The Family Hustle” (VH1), “Trading Spaces” (TLC), “Deal or No Deal” (CNBC), “LOL” (Amazon) and the upcoming launches of “Utopia” (Amazon), “Extreme Makeover: Home Edition” (HGTV), LEGO MASTERS (FOX) and “The Biggest Loser” (USA).

MasterChef Junior, based on the hit FOX television show MASTERCHEF, blends exciting moments and inspirational stories with talented young contestants. Young home cooks face fun and technical challenges proving that when it comes to cooking, age doesn’t matter!

Produced by Endemol Shine North America and One Potato Two Potato, MASTERCHEF JUNIOR is based on a format created by Franc Roddam and Endemol Shine. Natalka Znak, Danny Schrader, Elisabeth Murdoch, Georgie Hurford-Jones, Gordon Ramsay, Patricia Llewellyn and Ben Adler serve as executive producers.