07 May 2013
First Large-Scale SNH48 concert [Pray for Ya’an, Star Flowers Blooming For You] announced
Named for the earthquake in Ya'an last month, SNH48 will hold their first large-scale event on 25th May 2013 on the Baosteel Stage built for 2010's World Expo in Shanghai.
Members to perform in units are being voted on leading up to the concert. A vote was previously held to decide who would perform [Hatsukoi Dorobou] at the event, won by Tang Min, Zhao JiaMin, and Xu ChenChen. There was also a vote for two girls to perform [Oshibe to Meshibe to Yoru no Chouchou] won by Mo Han and Qiu XinYi. Many new songs will also be performed, including their version of AKB48's [Dareka no Tame ni ~what can I do someone~] titled [为了你-What can I do for someone] in honour of the Ya'an earthquake and [Hikoukigumo]. There will be lots of interactions with fans during the event.
Concurrent AKB48 members Miyazawa Sae and Suzuki Mariya will be special guests at the event and cheer the members on and interact with the fans as well as say an oath for the senbatsu elections.
There are two types of tickets, ones for in the stands priced at 148 yuan and ones closer up for 298 yuan.
Concertgoers will be admitted at 6:00 PM and the show will start at 7:00 PM, and from 10:30 AM to 6:00 PM there will be new items for sale around the site including towels, special photo sets, and albums.