Roger Waters ‘This Is Not A Drill’ Live Broadcast May 25
TRAFALGAR RELEASING AND SONY MUSIC ENTERTAINMENT
ANNOUNCE ROGER WATERS “THIS IS NOT A DRILL”
LIVE BROADCAST FROM PRAGUE
WORLDWIDE CINEMA EVENT ON THURSDAY 25 MAY* 2023
- **** Daily Telegraph (UK) “…a generous and often sublime sharing of his best music, and convincing displays of warmth and humanity…”
- **** The Times (UK) “…This Is Not A Drill…one of the most eye-catching, imaginative, well executed examples of arena rock you’ll ever see.”
- In Cinemas Thursday 25 May (*Time shifted to May 26 in Australasia)
- Tickets on sale 25 April 2023
Tuesday 18 April 2023 – Roger Waters today announced a special live broadcast of his ‘This Is Not A Drill’ show from the O2 Arena Prague, Czech Republic on *25 May 2023. The worldwide live event will be distributed by Trafalgar Releasing in over 1,500 cinemas across more than 50 countries in partnership with Sony Music Entertainment. Tickets go on sale at 3pm BST (10am ET, 7am PT) on Tuesday 25 April 2023 via www.ThisIsNotADrillFilm.com. Watch the trailer:
For one night only, Roger Waters, founder member and creative force behind the golden years of Pink Floyd, presents his ‘This Is Not A Drill’ tour, Live from Prague, in cinemas around the world. Billed as his first ever Farewell Tour, the global cinema event, directed by Sean Evans, will give fans the chance to see and hear his critically acclaimed live show in full cinematic glory. A stunning indictment of the corporate dystopia in which we all struggle to survive, the live film will include 20 Pink Floyd and Roger Waters classic songs, including: “Us & Them”, “Comfortably Numb”, “Wish You Were Here”, and “Is This The Life We Really Want?”. Waters will also debut his new song, “The Bar”.
Waters will be joined on stage by Jonathan Wilson, Dave Kilminster, Jon Carin, Gus Seyffert, Robert Walter, Joey Waronker, Shanay Johnson, Amanda Belair and Seamus Blake to deliver an unforgettable performance with a call to action to love, protect, and share our precious planet home.
“We are excited to give fans around the world the opportunity to experience such an iconic concert performance live on the big screen,” said Tom Mackay, President, Premium Content, Sony Music Entertainment.
Tickets for the event will be available on Tuesday 25 April, when full cinema listings and times will be announced. Visit www.ThisIsNotADrillFilm.com to sign-up and get updates and further information.
*While presented live in Europe, to suit local time zones the event has been time shifted in many territories.
About Sony Music Entertainment Premium Content:
Sony Music Entertainment’s (SME) Premium Content division is a full-service content development studio showcasing the Company’s global legacy, scale and robust offerings for top creative talent around the world. Designed to provide our artists and creators with unique opportunities to captivate new global audiences, the team develops, produces, and distributes a range of premium projects across film, television, podcasting, gaming and more. Tapping into SME’s vast portfolio and catalog libraries, the division champions innovative ideas and collaborations across the Sony entertainment companies to amplify our artists’ creative vision and engage fans with captivating content across all formats.
About Trafalgar Releasing
Trafalgar Releasing, the global leader in event cinema distribution, harnesses the power of cinema to bring fans together in more than 13,000 locations in 132 countries worldwide. A subsidiary of Trafalgar Entertainment, Trafalgar Releasing’s worldwide operations include production, acquisition, marketing, and distribution of live or pre-recorded content to cinemas led by an international team of specialists. Featuring live concerts, music documentaries, world-class opera, award-winning theatre, and more from leading names in entertainment such as BTS, Metallica, Oasis, Coldplay, Billie Eilish, George Michael, Twenty One Pilots, the Royal Opera House and others, Trafalgar Releasing has repeatedly shattered event cinema box office records, most recently with BTS: Yet To Come in Cinemas which grossed more than $53M at the global box office.
Information about Trafalgar Releasing can be found at www.trafalgar-releasing.com.