Blue Man Group’s 8 Biggest Pop Culture Moments

By Kristen Day

Blue Man Group is one of the most iconic performance art groups in the world. Their cobalt blue faces, mischievous eyes, and percussive excellence have dazzled audiences for over 25 years. On top of that, they’ve become a household name in the process! So before you see the Blue Man Group on February 20th in Elliott Hall of Music, learn more about all the fabulous places they’ve been.

  1. December 1991 — Blue Man Group released their first album, Audio.
  2. February 2001 — Blue Man Group opens the 43rd Annual Grammy Awards in a performance of “Natural Blues” with Moby and Jill Scott. Album Audio is nominated for “Best Pop Instrumental”.
  3. November 2005 — Blue Man Group collaborates on the storyline with Emmy-award winning show Arrested Development.
  4. March 2011 — Blue Man Group performs at Carnaval in Brazil.
  5. September 2012 — Blue Man Group performs on America’s Got Talent.
  6. April 2017 — Blue Man Group appears in The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon in Phone Booth skit starring Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson and others.
  7. September 2018 — Blue Man Group attends New York Fashion Week.
  8. May 2019 — Blue Man Group announces the launch of their new Speechless tour officially opening September 2019 in Los Angeles, a first-ever stop for a Blue Man Group theatrical tour.


Don’t miss the Blue Man Group in Elliott Hall of Music on Thursday, February 20th on The Speechless Tour!