October 07, 2009 12:11 ET

Disney Channel's Debby Ryan Set to Host the First Allykatzz Tween Summit Music Festival

Presented by EA, Line-Up Features American Idol's Brooke White, Rock Band Comic Book Heroes and Boy Band Wow, Cymphonique and Jacob Latimore

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - October 7, 2009) - The First National Tween Girl Summit announces the concert line-up for this year's AllyKatzz Tween Summit Music Festival, hosted by Disney Channel's Debby Ryan, who stars on the Disney Channel comedy series "The Suite Life on Deck" and co-stars in the feature film "The Comebacks." Presented by Electronic Arts, Inc., the concert features American Idol finalist Brooke White, teen rock band Comic Book Heroes, and the energetic fun boy band WOW. Opening the show will be tween singers and dancers Cymphonique and Jacob Latimore. The AllyKatzz Tween Summit Music Festival is free to all Summit attendees. To register for the The Tween Summit, visit www.tweensummit.com. The Summit and the Music Festival will be held at the Historic Capital Hilton Hotel in Washington, D.C. on October 10, 2009.

"Tween girls are drawn to talented performers who emanate the joy of life, and we are so happy to have teen favorite Debby Ryan as the first host of The Tween Summit Music Festival," states Denise Restauri, founder of The Tween Summit, AllyKatzz.com, and AK Tweens. "The Tween Summit is a day of celebrating the excitement of youth and hope for the future. As my tween friends say, 'This concert is going to Rock!'"

The daylong Summit, presented by AK Tweens and AllyKatzz.com, is a one-of-a-kind event welcoming 300 tween girls, ages 9-14, from across the U.S. The Tween Summit will examine the minds, motivation, and lives of these passionate, vocal girls, giving them a platform to voice their thoughts in the Nation's Capital. Through this unique opportunity, tween girls will be heard by attending policy makers, tween experts, celebrities, marketers, media, and parents. The day culminates in the creation of an "I Pledge" video, with the girls committing to positive change and community service.

ABOUT GUEST ARTISTS

DEBBY RYAN

www.debbyryan.com

BROOKE WHITE

www.realbrookewhite.com; www.myspace.com/brookewhite

COMIC BOOK HEROES

www.cbhmusic.com

WOW

www.wowthegroup.com

CYMPHONIQUE

www.cymphonique.com

JACOB LATIMORE

www.myspace.com/jacoblatimore

ELECTRONIC ARTS, INC.

http://info.ea.com

      First National Tween Girl Summit at the Historic Capital Hilton
                  1001 16th Street NW -- Washington, D.C.
                    October 10, 2009, 8:00am - 10:30pm
                           www.TweenSummit.com

Contact Information

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