DREAM THEATER announce European Tour Dates


DREAM THEATER, twice Grammy-nominated and millions-selling progressive music titans, are thrilled to announce the European leg of their most recent “Evening With” touring cycle; featuring a celebration of the band’s latest record, Distance Over Time, and their acclaimed milestone achievement, Metropolis Part 2: Scenes From A Memory.  The Distance Over Time Tour – Celebrating 20 Years Of Scenes From A Memory is slated for January and February of 2020, and will see the band perform their full and complete 3-hour set for audiences throughout Europe. The 28-date leg will see the band traverse 16 countries, including the UK, Germany, France, Netherlands, and many, many more. Full itinerary of dates are below and information on tickets for all upcoming shows, as well as VIP packages can be found at

The initial leg of this very tour garnered plenty of critical commendation and audience acclaim due in large part to its diverse setlist of fan favorites spanning the quintet’s venerable 30-plus year career. Featuring tracks from DREAM THEATER’S latest release, Distance Over Time (InsideOutMusic / Sony Music), and selections from their comprehensive discography along with a nightly celebration marking the 20th Anniversary of their seminal concept album Metropolis Part 2: Scenes From A Memory, the band has established a precedent on this tour of a nightly not-to-be-missed standout performance. DREAM THEATER will continue that trend on the European tour, creating an evening of over 2 hours and 45 minutes of iconic DREAM THEATER at their masterful best, making this a milestone concert event that long-time fans and newcomers alike will remember for years to come.

DREAM THEATER guitarist John Petrucci comments, “The response to Distance Over Time has been overwhelmingly positive and we are really looking forward to playing some of the songs from that album live for our European audiences in an ‘ Evening With’ setting along with our full headlining show production.  

For those of you who were there when we premiered Scenes From A Memory live in Europe 20 years ago, this will not only be a trip down memory lane but also the chance to see it presented in a completely new light and the way it was always intended to be. Our updated presentation has all-new animated video content depicting the characters and storyline through the entire show as they’ve never been ‘scene’ before!

For those of our fans who were either not born yet, too young, or had not yet been introduced to DT 20 years ago, this will be a fresh opportunity to experience Scenes live for the first time in its entirety. We can’t wait to perform for all of you!”

See DREAM THEATER at the following dates:

Jan 11 – Amsterdam (NL), AFAS Live 
Jan 12 – Oberhausen (GER), Turbinenhalle 1 
Jan 14 – Stockholm (SE), Cirkus 
Jan 15 – Stockholm (SE), Cirkus 
Jan 17 – Helsinki (FI), Icehall 
Jan 18 – Oulu (FI), Teatri Oulu
Jan 20 – Trondheim (NO), Spektrum 
Jan 21 – Oslo (NO), Spektrum 
Jan 23 – Hamburg (GER), Sporthalle 
Jan 24 – Helsingor (DK), Kulturvaerftet – Hal 14
Jan 26 – Paris (FR), Seine Musicale 
Jan 27 – Lyon (FR), Tony Garnier 
Jan 29 – Barcelona (ES), St Jordi Club 
Jan 31 – Madrid (ES), Wizink Center 
Feb 01 – Porto (PT), Gondomar Pavilion 
Feb 02 – Lisbon (PT), Campo Pequeno 
Feb 05 – Ludwigsburg (GER), MHP Arena 
Feb 06 – Frankfurt (GER), Jahrhunderthalle 
Feb 08 – Budapest (HU), Arena 
Feb 09 – Munich (GER), Zenith 
Feb 11 – Rome (IT), Palazzo dello Sport 
Feb 12 – Milan (IT), Mediolanum Forum 
Feb 14 – Zurich (CH), Samsung Hall 
Feb 15 – Prague (CZ), Tipsport Arena 
Feb 16 – Wroclaw (PL), Orbita Hall 
Feb 18 – Hannover (GER), Swiss Life 
Feb 21 – London (UK), Eventim Apollo 
Feb 23 – Glasgow (UK), SEC Armadillo

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