via press release:
THE FRESH BEAT BAND AND YO GABBA GABBA! GET INTO THE GAMES WITH NEW SPORTS-THEMED EPISODES PREMIERING SUNDAY, AUG. 19 ON NICK JR.
The Fresh Beats Rock the Court in “Hoop Dreams” at 8 PM ET;
Metta World Peace, Bill Hader Among Celebs Guest Starring in Yo Gabba Gabba! “Olympics” at 8:30 PM ET
Nick Jr. presents brand-new sports-filled episodes of hit preschool series The Fresh Beat Band and Yo Gabba Gabba! on Sunday, Aug. 19. ooThe Fresh Beats go up against the Junior Beats on the basketball court in “Hoop Dreams,” premiering at 8 p.m. ET. Then, LA Laker Metta World Peace, his daughter Diamond World Peace, Bill Hader (SNL), Marissa Jaret Winokur, and Cut Copy guest star in Yo Gabba Gabba! “Olympics,” premiering at 8:30 p.m. ET.
The Fresh Beat Band is gearing up for the second leg of their nationwide tour which kicks off Aug. 23 in Melbourne, Fla. The high-energy interactive concert features Kiki (Yvette Gonzalez-Nacer), Marina (Tara Perry), Twist (Jon Beavers) and Shout (Thomas Hobson) performing The Fresh Beat Band hits from seasons one, two and three of the Emmy award-winning live-action series that teaches preschoolers about music appreciation. Tickets and Fresh Beat Band VIP packages are available at www.freshbeatbandlive.com and www.ticketmaster.com.
Yo Gabba Gabba! is an award-winning, live-action television series and live stage show whose unconventional formula has created a triple stacked fan base, making it one of the most popular entertainment properties among preschoolers, parents and indie music lovers alike. Yo Gabba Gabba! is created by Christian Jacobs and Scott Schultz and is produced by The Magic Store and W!LDBRAIN Entertainment. Yo Gabba Gabba! airs seven days a week on Nick Jr.