Achieving a rare historic milestone, iconic show becomes Las Vegas’ only matinee spectacular at 4 p.m.
LAS VEGAS (May 03, 2013) – Legends in Concert, the pioneer of live tribute shows, celebrates 30 years in Las Vegas on May 5, 2013 becoming only the third show in Las Vegas history to cross this legendary milestone. Throughout three decades, Legends has proudly produced over 18,000 performances center Strip, entertained more than 6.5 million Las Vegas visitors and residents and performed before 30 million fans worldwide.
Over 500 tribute artists have been featured in the Las Vegas version of Legends in Concert. The innovative production keeps its finger on the pulse of pop culture, unveiling new tributes in 2013 to musical powerhouses and ‘legends in the making’ including Adam Levine, Katy Perry and Michael Buble. The ever-changing all-star cast is one of the important ingredients of this Vegas institution’s enormous success and reaffirms the show’s reputation: experiencing Legends just once is never enough. One day patrons may experience stellar tributes to Stevie Wonder and Cher, while the next performance may showcase incredible musical recreations of Whitney Houston, Steven Tyler and Grammy-winner Adele. The current lineup presents dazzling tributes to entertainment icons Britney Spears, Elvis Presley, Lady Gaga, Michael Jackson and Rod Stewart in the famed production’s new home in the Flamingo Showroom at Flamingo Las Vegas, where Legends is honored to share the stage with Donny & Marie Osmond and George Wallace. Not only is Legends’ new lineup and showroom noteworthy, but the production now boasts the finest multi-million dollar state-of-the-art sound, light and video system on the Strip, making the words “in concert” more profound than ever.
Continuing its 30 years of nonstop success and exclusive firsts, Legends in Concert now boasts the title of Sin City’s only production spectacular offering a matinee show six days a week at 4 p.m. During its year-round and multi-year residency at Flamingo Las Vegas, the stars that always shine at night will also burn bright in the afternoon. Universally regarded as the world’s greatest celebrity tribute spectacular, Legends in Concert currently performs in the Showroom at Flamingo Las Vegas with performances every Sunday through Friday at 4 p.m., along with additional shows at 9:30 p.m. every Sunday and Monday, plus other select weekdays throughout the year. Tickets are on sale at all Caesars Entertainment box offices or at 702-777-7776. More information is available at www.flamingolasvegas.com or www.legendsinconcert.com.
Legends in Concert
Legends in Concert began in 1983 with a limited six-week engagement in Las Vegas, and now celebrates 30 years of success. Featuring live re-creations of superstars of yesterday and today, with performers singing with their own natural voices and backed by a live rockin’ band and the Legends singers and dancers, Legends in Concert is a one-of-a-kind concert experience. The success of the show has afforded On Stage Enterprises, the producers of Legends, the ability to bring the live celebrity tribute spectacular to many tourist markets. In addition to Las Vegas, On Stage produces Legends shows in such markets as Atlantic City, Myrtle Beach, Branson, in Waikiki at the Royal Hawaiian Theater, in Foxwoods Resort Casino, on the high seas aboard the Norwegian EPIC, and produces the acclaimed theatrical production Elvis Lives: http://elvislivestour.com
Flamingo Las Vegas
Located in the heart of the Las Vegas Strip, the Flamingo Las Vegas is a true desert oasis. The center Strip resort features more than 3,500 guest rooms including the newly renovated FAB rooms and the award-winning Flamingo GO Rooms and suites. The historic hotel-casino is home to a sprawling 15-acre pool and wildlife habitat complete with waterfalls, mature island vegetation and tropical wildlife, three distinctive pools and several outdoor wedding gardens. Flamingo Las Vegas offers a wide variety of dining options with eateries such as Jimmy Buffett’s Margaritaville, Center Cut Steakhouse and Mexican hot spot Carlos’n Charlie’s, and hosts an all-star line-up of entertainers. Brother-sister duo Donny & Marie dazzle audiences as the resort’s headliners, comedians George Wallace and Vinnie Favorito keep audiences laughing non-stop, Legends in Concert features live re-creations of superstars of yesterday and today and the late night adult revue X Burlesque showcases the sexiest ladies on the Strip. For more information, please visit www.flamingolasvegas.com or caesars.thedigitalcenter.com>/ to access media materials and request high-resolution images. Find Flamingo Las Vegas on Facebook and follow on Twitter.
Public Relations Coordinator
Caesars Entertainment – Las Vegas Region